Wednesday 31 March 2010

Bombs away!

The Bomb UK shows: Wednesday 7th April - Retro Bar, Manchester Thursday 8th April - Cavern Club, Exeter Friday 9th April - Scruffy Murphys, Birmingham Saturday 10th April - Le Pub, Newport Sunday 11th April - The Windmill, Brixton Monday 12th April - The Croft, Bristol Tuesday 13th April -...

Sunken

We Sunk Atlantis are also about to go on a mini tour with In Gratitude: April 2nd - Colchester Twist April 3rd - Coventry Golden cross (with ispystrangers and kyoto drive) April 4th - Manchester Roadhouse April 5th - Camden Barfly...

Dopamine announce UK dates

Dopamine have announced three UK shows in December: Birmingham Academy 3 - December 17th London Islington Academy - December 18th Cardiff Barfly - December 20th...

TGOAT shows

The Ghost of a Thousand have announced a string of dates in May, including shows with The Bronx: 3 May 2010 20:00 Thekla w/ The Bronx! Bristol 4 May 2010 20:00 Concorde 2 w/ The Bronx! Brighton 5 May 2010 20:00 Academy w/ The Bronx! Oxford 9 May 2010 20:00 Hellfire Club - Hellfire Festival...

I wonder if they’ll duet with Cokie?

Fat Wreck Chords have signed Cobra Skulls....

Twin Sharks are anthems

Twin Atlantic will join SHARKS on The Gaslight Anthem UK tour in June....

Go Radio EP news

Go radio have posted a new song online at www.MySpace.com/goradio The band's EP 'Do Overs And Second Chances' is set for release on April 20....

Move your eyes to the right!

EXCLUSIVE! Punktastic.com proudly present Scavengers by Blitz Kids, streaming on this very page! Preorder the EP from here!...

TGUK extra dates – tickets on sale

The Get Up Kids have announced extra dates to their June UK tour. Tickets available from Ticketmaster HERE June 23 - Camden Underworld June 24 - Camden Underworld June 25 - Birmingham Academy June 28 - Glasgow Cathouse...

PBC get lucky

Polar Bear Club's cover of Jimmy Eat World's 'Lucky Denver Mint' is now online at www.myspace.com/polarbearclub...

Allister reform

ap.net reports Allister has signed to Universal Japan and will be releasing a brand new album in 2010....

Mayday Parade are champions

Mayday Parade has posted their cover of Queen's 'We Are The Champions' at http://www.myspace.com/punkgoesclassicrock...

More Slam Dunk bands

Crime In Stereo, Sonic Boom Six, Random Hand, Blackhole, Your Demise, Devil Sold His Soul, Azriel and Young Guns have apparently been added to this year's Slam Dunk Festival line-up....

Fat Mike SXSW video

If you missed Fat Mike's Cokie The Clown performance at SXSW which everyone was talking about, you can watch the full 40-minute thing HERE...

Harvard live set – plus Rock Band news

Harvard will be featured in Rock Band this summer. Vote for which track you want to be included in the game over at www.enjoytheriderecords.com They also have a full set filmed in hd over at http://www.vimeo.com/10361959...

Tuesday 30 March 2010

Tiger Please to write song about LARP!

We recently ran a competition for one lucky PT reader to have Tiger Please write a song based on a story from their own life. We're extremely excited to announce that the winner is Wednesday from Pontypridd and the guys will soon be recording a song based on her experiences with live...

Double Matinee for Cancer Bats

CANCER BATS ANNOUNCE SECOND ALBUM RELEASE SHOW WITH BANQUET RECORDS – 17th April  Cancer Bats have announced a SECOND matinee show for Banquet records at The Fighting Cocks, Kingston, on Saturday 17th April due to exceptional demand.   The matinee at 4pm sold-out immediately, so Banquet...

BSM sale

Big Scary Monsters Records are having a Spring Clean. CD albums are down to just £6, CDEPs are £4 and lots of other bargains are also available, all for one week only! This means cheap releases from the likes of Colour, This Town Needs Guns, Kevin Devine, Get Cape Wear Cape Fly, Shapes, Blakfish,...

Spy Catcher post new song on myspace

Spy Catcher, featuring Stu Gili-Ross from Gallows, have uploaded a new song livewire to their myspace. www.myspace.com/spycatchers. The band tour the UK in May with Kids In Glass Houses!...

Wowsers

Perhaps unsurprisingly, yesterday was PT's busiest day ever with more than 20,000 unique visits. At one point 500 people were on the forums, the highest single amount we've ever had (not including the Back to the Future timewarp...) While most traffic was for Reading/Leeds, there was a huge spike...