Friday 30 September 2011

Rancid to play more EU/UK shows in 2012

As well as their previously announced Sunday night Rebellion Festival headline slot, RANCID will play more EU/UK dates in 2012. A message from the band on Facebook says: August 5th - 2012 - Winter Gardens - Blackpool - UK. We will be playing Rebellion Punk Music Festival. More European and UK...

The Blackout announce tour dates and EP

The Blackout are releasing an EP version of ‘You’re Not Alone’ & ‘Ambition Is Critical’. The tracks will be released digitally on 24th October 2011 complete with the videos for both tracks in a special EP bundle. The band are also going on tour over October and November, and have...

Deaf Havana album launch show

DEAF HAVANA will be performing their forthcoming album 'Fools and Worthless Liars' in it's entirety at the Barfly on November 6th, and will also be playing a few acoustic tracks too....

The Guns announce new single and album

THE GUNS have announced new single 'Missing Girls' will be released on 31st October. The song is taken from their forthcoming album, 'F*ck The Demon Outta Me', which is due for release on 21st November. To celebrate the release of their single, 'Missing Girls' and the launch of their official...

Weekly Reviews Round Up (30/09/2011)

As October approaches, the albums come thick and fast, and we thought it was about time we brought back the weekly reviews round up. We'll be doing this every Friday from now on, and without any further rambling, here's what we've been listening to this week: Alesana - A Place Where The Sun...

Free Trails Download!

Trails have released a free download of their track 'Before I Begin'. The download is a taster for their rather rad EP which is out on October 10th. You can download the track here and check out the video below: ...

Thursday 29 September 2011

TGUK to take a break after EU tour

THE GET UP KIDS have announced that they're taking a long break from being a band after their forthcoming European tour. You can read a statement from the band below: "Hey friends, a heads up too, if you are thinking of making it out to one of the upcoming shows. This is most likely the last...

Crossfire Halloween Massacre 2011 with Cerebral Ballzy

CEREBRAL BALLZY have been announced at this year's Crossfire Halloween Massacre, in association with Vans Off The Wall. The full line up is: 2011 LINE UP FRONT MAGAZINE ROOM: LDN BASS SCENE/DUBSTEP/ELECTRO · HIGH RANKIN & TIGERLIGHT · ROUT & SGT ROLFY (Enter Shikari DJ Set) · RACK...

The Crave October headlines

THE CRAVE have announced headlines shows for this October before they head into the studio with Romesh Dodangoda. The dates are as follows: October: Friday 7th - London 100 Club 18+ Sunday 9th - Manchester Moho Live 16+ Monday 10th - Hull Lamp 16+ Tuesday 11th - Newcastle Trillians...

R.I.P Dananananakroyd

Dananananakroyd have announced on their twitter that they are to split up after their upcoming tour. You can catch them for the last time ever (sadface) at the following dates: Wed 12 Oct: Thekla Bristol Fri 14 Oct: Brainwash Festival Leeds Sun 29 Oct: Glasgow ABC Mon 31 Oct: Manchester...

The JCQ Announce New Album!

The James Cleaver Quintet have announced the release date for their debut album 'That Was Then, This Is Now'. The album will be coming out on Hassle Records on October 31st. You can hear a taster of what's to come by downloading 'Think or Swim' free here!...

Wednesday 28 September 2011

Kids In Glass Houses post new Video!

Kids in Glass Houses have released the video for their new single 'Not In This World'. The single is taken from their third album 'In Gold Blood' which is out now. Watch it below! ...

New Blink-182 video

BLINK-182 have posted their new music video for 'Hearts All Gone' online. You can see it below: The band's new album, 'Neighborhoods' is out now. You can see our interview with Mark Hoppus at http://www.punktastic.com/interviews/401/Blink-182/...

See you in hell, FFAF

FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND will release their new EP 'See You In Hell' (artwork to the right) alongside a Vinyl Edition of 'Welcome Home Armageddon' on 7th November. Tracklisting is as follows: 1. High Castles (New original track) 2. Will To Die (Strife cover) 3. Medicated (LoveGadgetsHateGizmos...

New Found Glory / Sum 41 / While She Sleeps / letlive. Kerrang! tour

The "2012 Kerrang! Tour Sponsored By Relentless Energy Drink!" will be coheadlined by NEW FOUND GLORY and SUM 41, with WHILE SHE SLEEPS and LETLIVE. in support. The tour stops at the following venues in February: 05 DUBLIN Academy 07 SOUTHAMPTON Guildhall 08 NORWICH UEA 10 BRISTOL O2...

Tuesday 27 September 2011

&U&I announce new album, post single online

&U&I will self-release debut full length 'Light Bearer' through Ondryland on 21st November, 2011. You can hear 'To The Water Now Is The Hour' from the album at http://www.facebook.com/andyouandi now, and the band's forthcoming tour dates below: Tour Dates w/ Shapes October Fri 7th -...

Stream the new This Time Next Year album

You can stream the new THIS TIME NEXT YEAR album at artistdirect.com now. The album was produced by New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert, and can be bought on iTunes now or streamed at...

Stream the new Blink 182 record

BLINK-182 are streaming their new album 'Neighborhoods' at http://neighborhoods.blink182.com/ Want to see what we thought about the album? Head to http://www.punktastic.com/reviews/4087/Blink-182/Neighborhoods/...

Rancid headline Rebellion 2012

RANCID have been announced as first headliners of Rebellion festival 2012, held August 2nd to the 5th in Blackpool. For more information on the event at Winter Gardens, head to http://www.facebook.com/RebellionPunkMuskFestival...

New Lydia video

LYDIA have post their music video for 'Dragging Your Feet In The Mud' online. You can see it below: The track is taken from which appears on 'Paint It Golden' which will be released on October 3....

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