Tuesday 31 January 2012

New Crowns EP and Tour Dates

Cornwall's CROWNS have announced the release of their self-titled EP on March 5th on Ship Wreckords. It will be available on CD and as a download. They have also announced tour dates, a mixture of headline shows and shows supporting SHARKS, across the UK this spring. Dates are: Feb...

Great Cynics Announce New EP

Great Cynics have announced they will have a new EP coming out next month. It was recorded in one day in September 2011 with James Bragg, more information will be announced soon. They have also announced some tour dates with Los Broncos is March: March 8 - Exeter, The Cavern March 9 -...

Monday 30 January 2012

First play: Lower Lands

We've got the first play of LOWER LANDS' brand new video for 'Reality In Routine', and you can check it out using the player below or the one at the top of the homepage. The track's taken from a forthcoming EP, and if you like it, the band have very politely asked us to mention that the best way...

Shay KIGH is totes Couture

Shay from KIDS IN GLASS HOUSES' Couture Clothing have launched their new range proper for 2012, and if you'd like to check out the first three designs in the store, click on of the images below or head to http://coutureforlife.bigcartel.com/. Check out Couture on Facebook at...

First Red Bull Bedroom Jam show in half an hour!

In just over half an hour, the first band of 2012 to appear on Red Bull Bedroom Jam will be DEAD HARTS. The Nottinghamshire based five-piece topped the weekly Buzzchart last Monday Having secured their place on the show, the Red Bull Bedroom Jam team paid the band a visit at their...

Tiger Please become The People The Poet

TIGER PLEASE have announced that they're changing their name to THE PEOPLE THE POET. The band have also announced that they'll be supporting Charlie Simpson on his upcoming UK tour. You can see a statement from the band below: "Just over a year ago, Tiger Please began writing our debut album...

Saturday 28 January 2012

LTA sign to Island Records

Last night in London at the Garage, LOWER THAN ATLANTIS vocalist Mike Duce announced on-stage that the band had signed to a major label, Island Records. The band had said earlier in the day that they had huge news to announce... More from the band at http://www.facebook.com/lowerthanatlantis....

Friday 27 January 2012

My Ticket Home post new video online

Rise Records' MY TICKET HOME have posted a music video for their song 'A New Breed' online. It's taken from their forthcoming album 'To Create A Cure' (out Monday), and you can watch the video using the player below: More from the band at http://www.facebook.com/mytickethome....

Bowling For Soup detail UK acoustic tour

BOWLING FOR SOUP have detailed their forthcoming acoustic tour of the UK in March/April The tour is with PEOPLE ON VACATION and ERIK CHANDLER (who feature Reddick of BFS and the BFS bassist respectively) and you can see the dates below: MARCH 25 LONDON Borderline (PEOPLE ON VACATION headline...

New Autumn In Disguise video for Here Is The Light

AUTUMN IN DISGUISE have posted an unofficial video for their song 'Here Is Light' online. It's taken from mini-album 'What Makes Life Better' and you can watch it below: The band tour with PAIGE in February: 02 ABERDEEN Tunnels 03 DUNDEE Dexters Live 04 GLASGOW Classic Grand 05...

The Quarry post new song online

London metal mob THE QUARRY have posted new song 'Worms' online for streaming/download. It's taken from forthcoming EP 'We The Disease Vol. 1: A Gaze Into The Abyss', and you can listen to it using the player below: More from the band at http://www.facebook.com/thequarryband....

Redfest details full 2012 line up inc. Young Guns, KIGH and King Blues

Redfest 2012 will take place from July 20-22 2012 at Robins Cook Farm, Redhill, Surrey. The line up for the two main stages currently looks like this: Friday 20th: MAIN STAGE MODESTEP YOUNG GUNS SUBSOURCE MALLORY KNOX GOZIBE INTRODUCING SHADOWS CHASING GHOSTS HONOUR IS...

The Wonder Years and IATA set to play the Peel in Kingston

THE WONDER YEARS and I AM THE AVALANCHE will play The Peel in Kingston for Banquet Records on 23rd April 2012. You can see full details on the show at http://www.facebook.com/events/234584049956543/....

Hevy 2012 announce Converge, Will Haven, Deez Nuts, Protest The Hero and more!

Hevy Music Festival have announced the first set of bands for their 2012 weekender, which takes place 3-6 August at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Kent. Punktastic are extremely glad to announce that we have a stage at the festival this year, and today sees the first of many announcement for...

Thursday 26 January 2012

Bullets And Octane announce UK dates for March

BULLETS AND OCTANE have announced a string of UK dates for the start of spring. You can see the dates below: March: 21 GRIMSBY Yardbirds 22 YORK Fibbers 23 Sunderland Independent 24 MANCHESTER Academy 3 25 BRISTOL Area 81 26 CARDIFF Bogiez 27 BIRMINGHAM Ballroom 29 SOUTHAMPTON...

Spin Premiere a new Cheap Girls song

Spin are currently streaming a brand new song from CHEAP GIRLS called 'Communication Blues'. It's taken from the band's forthcoming, Tom Gabel produced third album 'Giant Orange', and you can hear it by heading to...

Russian Circles announce lengthly UK and EU run

RUSSIAN CIRCLES have announced a Spring tour of the EU and the UK. The band recently released 'Empros' through Sargent House. You can see the full dates below: April: 05 PRAGUE Matrix (CZ) 06 VIENNA Arena (AT) 07 MUNICH Feierwek (DE) 08 DRESDEN Beatpol (DE) 09 BERLIN Festsaal Kreuzberg...

Enter Shikari Kingston show live footage

Everything Sucks / Banquet Records have posted a video of ENTER SHIKARI's recent visit to Kingston for their 'Flash Flood Of Colour' release show online. You can watch it below: More from the band at http://www.facebook.com/entershikari....

Fest 11 Dates Confirmed

It has been confirmed that Fest 11 will take place this year on the 26/27/28 October in Gainesville. For all our content from this year's Fest 10, head to our festivals section, and see the post that confirms the dates on the Fest messageboards at...

Our Time Down Here detail Midnight Mass release

OUR TIME DOWN HERE have detailed the release of their forthcoming sophomore album 'Midnight Mass'. The album will be released on March 6th. You can see the artwork at the top of this post and the tracklisting below: 01. 7th October 1984 02. Precognition 03. I'm A Hex 04. Black Ice &...

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