Sunday 23 September 2012

EXCLUSIVE: Intohimo video premier

We've teamed up with European post hardcore lot Intohimo to bring you their brand new video for their single 'Northern Lights pt. 1' The single is taken from their album 'Northern Lights' out on October 14th. This will be a new band to a lot of you and they've shared stages with the likes of...

Portia Conn releases new video

Portia Conn has released the video for her song "Burning Little Holes" check it out using the player below. http://www.facebook.com/portiaconn...

New video from The Sun and The Sea

You can check out the new video from The Sun and The Sea (ex The Graduate) for their song "Can't Keep Breaking Your Heart" by using the player. http://www.facebook.com/thesunandthesea...

Saturday 22 September 2012

EXCLUSIVE: Anti-Vigilante stream plus win the album

We've got a big exclusive for you this morning. The latest album 'Tempest' by Anti-Vigilante is streaming exclusively on Punktastic all week. If that wasn't enough we also have a competition running where you can win a hoodie (in the size of your choice) and a copy of the new album. All you have...

Friday 21 September 2012

Bridge Nine Announces Collaboration With Chad Gilbert’s Violently Happy Records

New Found Glory's Chad GIlbert has set up his own label in association with Bridge 9 Records, and has announced Candy hearts as his first signing. Candy Hearts will release 'The Best Ways To Disappear' at the beginning of November. A statement from Gilbert can be seen below, which is taken...

HalfNoise (Zac Farro ex-Paramore) to release self-titled debut EP through Xtra Mile Recordings

HalfNoise, the projcet created by Paramore alumni Zac Farro are set to release their self-titled debut EP through Xtra Mile Recordings in the UK and Europe. It'll be released on October 01 digitally, and then October 22 on CD. You can check out the band's 'Free The House' video in this...

Pentimento post video for ‘Circles’

Pentimento have posted a new video for the song 'Circles'. The song is taken from their upcoming debut album which is out on Paper and Plastik/Black Numbers on November 13th. Check out the video below: For more on Pentimento check their Facebook...

Maker announce one off UK headline show

Maker have announced a one-off UK headline show at the Star Of Kings in London. Support comes from Home Advantage, Burn Daylight and Hindsights, and it'll take place on October 3rd. Tickets are £6 in Advance, and you can see all the details on the poster...

Axewound release ‘Exorchrist’ video

Axewound have released a music video for their new single 'Exorchrist'. It's taken from the band's forthcoming album and you can check it out using the video player embedded in this article. http://www.facebook.com/axewounduk...

Universal gains EU approval for EMI takeover

Reuters is reporting that Universal's bid for EMI has been cleared by the EU antitrust regulators. The £1.1bn bid includes a promise from Vivendi to sell some of EMI's most valuable record labels. The approval represents quite a large climate change in the music industry, and the effects...

Rammstein announced as second Download 2013 headliners

After Iron Maiden announced that they will be bringing their Maiden England show to Download 2013 as headliners, Copping and the Download team have announced their SECOND 2013 headliner in two days. Rammstein's towering pyro makes Download 2013 mirror Sonisphere 2010's headliners, and though...

Thursday 20 September 2012

Iron Maiden first confirmed headliners of Download 2013

Iron Maiden are set to headline Download 2013. Yep. The festival is miles and miles away (feels like it only finished yesterday) but the band are confirmed and announced! Whether this is an attempt by the festival to get in ahead of the Glastonbury / Sonisphere casualists is unsure, but you can...

Bad Books (Kevin Devine / Andy Hull) release new song

Kevin Devine and Andy Hull of Manchester Orchestra have posted a new song online called 'It Never Stops'. It's taken from the second album under their Bad Books moniker - called 'II" - which is released on on October 08. Check out the song using the player embedded in this article. ...

The Dangerous Summer announce headline show

The Dangerous Summer have announced a headline show for next month at The Fighting Cocks in Kingston. The show will take place on the 12th of October and support comes from We Are Lost Boys and Out Like Wolves. You can grab your ticket here www.facebook.com/thedangeroussummer...

Dead Swans are dead

Dead Swans have announced that their forthcoming shows will be their last tour. You can check out the goodbye message from the band on the image below. They plan to play a goodbye show early next year. ...

Wednesday 19 September 2012

Deftones post new song online

Deftones have posted a new song online called 'Leathers'. It's available for free download from the band's website, and taken from their forthcoming album 'Koi No Yoka'. Listen to it using the player below. Then jizz. It;s called http://facebook.com/deftones...

Portia Conn posts ‘Burning Little Holes’ video online

Singer/songwriter Portia Conn has posted her 'Burning Little Holes' video online. Check it out using the player embedded in this article. http://www.facebook.com/portiaconn...

Crowns announce debut album and post title track online for free download

Crowns have announced that their debut album 'Stitches In The Flag’ will be released on 5th November 2012 through Ship Wreckords & Distributed by PIAS. The band have also made the title track of the album available for free download from their website. Listen to it using the SoundCloud player...

Floods are going on tour

Floods are heading off on tour in October with Verses, Hey Vanity and Freeze the Atlantic. Floods are releasing their self-titled album later this year. Oct 4th - Norwich, Waterfront (w/ Hey Vanity) Oct 5th - Ipswich, Grinning Rat (w/ Hey Vanity) Oct 6th - Harlow, The Square (w/ Hey Vanity &...

New Apologies, I Have None Remix

Dave House has just posted his 'Punk and Bass' remix of the Apologies, I Have None track 'Foundations'. You can listen to the remix below: ...