Wednesday 27 April 2011

Free TA show

To celebrate the release of their debut album, 'Free', TWIN ATLANTIC will be playing a free show and signing your shit at HMV Glasgow, Buchanan Street at 5pm on Monday May 2nd. If you haven't yet read our five star review of 'Free', head to this link:...

Free earthtone9 track

EARTHTONE9 have completed work on a brand new EP - their first recorded material for 10 years. The lead single 'Tide Of Ambition' is available for FREE from: http://www.pledgemusic.com/artists/earthtone9/widgets/1017...

New TBS video

You can see the new TAKING BACK SUNDAY video for 'El Paso' below: ...

Tuesday 26 April 2011

Free single from Shapes plus May tour

In support of their new album Monotony Chic out on 30th May, SHAPES have announced a new Ireland and England tour throughout May. There's a new video to watch for the last track on the album, Cacophony of Silence, which you can watch below. They're giving away the first single for free and...

Ben from Such Gold speaks out

Ben Kotin of SUCH GOLD has commented on why the band had to recently cancel a string of dates in the States to quell the Internet rumour mill. His statement in full: "First of all I would like to apologize for pulling out of the Manscout Jamboree tour so last minute but I assure you that we...

Scholars tour in June

The rather excellent SCHOLARS tour the UK in May: May: 2nd LONDON Relentless Garage w/ You and What Army 12th HARLOW Square w/ Lost in Colour 13th KINGSTON Peel w/ Francesqa 14th GUILDFORD Boileroom w/ Max Raptor 15th HIGH WYCOMBE The Antelope w/ Failsafe 16th NORWICH Marquee 18th YORK...

New Calais video

You can see CALAIS'video for 'Don't Panic' at their Manor Farm session below: The song is available as a free download from ...

Saturday 23 April 2011

Loads of new Groezrock 2011 galleries!

We've just added a fuck load of galleries of bands playing at Groezrock this weekend to our photos section. Head to http://www.punktastic.com/gallery/ to see all the recent additions from... Sick of it All (above)The BlackoutEvery Time I DieNo FriendsThe Black Pacific...

New Silverstate video

You can see Silverstate's new video for 'Strike A Match' below: ...

Thursday 21 April 2011

Aaaaaaand we’re off!

It's 5am, we're fucking tired, but we're on schedule to make it to Belgium for the first festival of the season (well, for us anyway!) Don't forget to follow all the Groezrock action in our festivals section which you can access above and if you're on twitter, use the hashtag #ptgroezrock for...

BREAK UPS: You, Me And Everyone We Know

YOU, ME AND EVERYONE WE KNOW have announced they're splitting up. Two statements have been released, one from Ben and one from the rest of the band: Hello friends, So it's been a while and some things have happened lately that have left some of you guys speculating as to what's going on...

Wednesday 20 April 2011

Reviews this week: Twin Atlantic, Skindred, WATO, LTA, TKB + more

While we're off away at Groezrock Festival this weekend, we'll be doing our best to keep our news feed ticking over as well bringing you up-to-the-minute coverage in our festivals section, which you can access above. However, if for some reason the wifi fails, our laptops get stolen and we all end...

TKB release album teaser vid

THE KING BLUES released their new album, 'Punk & Poetry' this week and they've uploaded a little teaser video for it to get you excited: See what we thought of the record in our review: http://www.punktastic.com/reviews/4013...

Spycatcher album announced for release in June

Made up with members of Gallows, Haunts, Cry For Silence and The New 1920, SPYCATCHER release debut album 'Honesty' on June 27th through Atticus. Tracklisting: 1. Tabs 2. Don't Like People 3. Remember Where You Were When Michael Jackson Died 4. Honesty 5. Reason To Breathe In 6....

Two new songs from DCFC

DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE have leaked two new tracks from their forthcoming album, 'Codes & Keys'. Have a listen using the Soundcloud players below: DEATH CAB for CUTIE - Home Is A Fire by ATL REC. Death Cab for Cutie - Some Boys by ATL REC....

New Simple Plan video

You can see the video for SIMPLE PLAN's new single "Can't Keep My Hands Off You" below. The song features River Cuomo from Weezer, and the band's new album is available on 20th June: ...

Stagecoach UK tour

Stagecoach have announced a UK tour in May/June. You can see the details below: May 27 - Sheffield SAWA June 02 - Camden Barfly 03 - Cheltenham Frog and Fiddle 04 - Yeovil The Orange Box 05 - Northampton The Labour Club 08 - Birmingham The Flapper 09 - Hartlepool Clarendon 10 -...

Hold Your Horse Is donation live album and new dates

HOLD YOUR HORSE IS have released "Like, Live and Stuff", their pay-what-you-want, digital only, live album. The release follows January’s single ‘Forgive and Forget’ and is aimed at raising funds towards the band's forthcoming studio album. You can hear / buy it using the player below,...

VIDEOS: Radicus – Family Fortunes

Radicus have posted their music video for 'Family Fortunes' online. You can see it below: 'Family Fortunes' is taken from Radicus' debut mini album 'The Bigger Noise' which is available now on Disconnect Disconnect Records. The Bigger Noise is available for purchase via this link:...

Tuesday 19 April 2011

First song from Farewell Continental up for free download!

Who are FAREWELL CONTINENTAL you ask? They're that band what has that dude from that other band with the silly hair and glasses in. Download their track 'Dagger, Dagger: Terror Terror' from the link below. (Spoiler: It's...