Monday 31 December 2012

Daybreaker post New Year’s Eve song online

Pure Noise Records' Daybreaker, have released a brand new song, titled 'N.Y.E.' (no guesses on the abbreviation), which they recently recorded with Jay Maas of Defeater' Check it out below and then stop reading this and go to the pub or something. http://www.facebook.com/DaybreakerMA...

Bastions detail new EP release, post new video online

To end your year off in the best way possible, Bastions have detailed the release of a new EP and posted a new video online. The EP is entitled 'Bedfellows Part 1: The Bastard Son', and will arrive via. Holy Roar Records in February. Preorders can be found at...

Ian Watkins to remain in custody until March

Wales Online is reporting that Lostprophets frontman Ian Watkins will remain in custody until March after appearing in court this morning accused of various child sex offences. He appeared via video link with his two female co-defendants, and was denied bail. The singer's legal team has...

Sunday 30 December 2012

Ajay leaves Brutality Will Prevail, Breaking Point vocalist joins

Brutality Will Prevail vocalist Ajay has left the band, and both he and the band have released (slightly conflicted) statements about his departure. You can read both below, and the erm.. revelations come short of the band's scheduled March 2013 tour with Cancer Bats. From the band's...

Housefires post ‘Wilmcote’ music video online

Housefires have posted a music video for 'Wilmcote' online. It follows a big change in membership, and closes down 'Housefires circa 2010-1012'. Check it out below with a statement from the band. "Over the last year we've accumulated some live footage from various shows. We always planned...

Senses Fail reveal unreleased ‘Wolves At The Door’ music video

Senses Fail have revealed an unreleased music video for 'Wolves At The Door'. Check it out using the player embedded in this article. http://www.facebook.com/sensesfail...

1994! detail UK dates for Jan/Feb

After a cancellation of plans for a UK tour last year, US two piece 1994! have detailed a UK run that'll take place in January/February 2013. Check out the dates and some music from the band below. JANUARY 22 BRIGHTON Sticky Mike's frog bar 23 BRISTOL Stag and Hounds 24 MANCHESTER...

Abandoner post new track online

After a four year absence, Abandoner have posted a new song online. It's called 'Raise High the Roof Beam', and you can listen to it using the player embedded in this article. The track is the B Side to another track, which will debut soon. ...

Cycle Schmeichel / These Branches split out now

Get Into It Records have just released a split from Dorset two piece Cycle Schmeichel and US upstarts These Branches, which you can check out now using the player embedded in this article. These branches/Cycle Schmeichel split by These Branches/Cycle...

Saturday 29 December 2012

Banquet Records launches Sale in support of Kingston Carers’ Network

Banquet Records have launched a sale with a bit of a difference today by supporting Kingston Carers' Network with each purchase of particular items from the store. The sale in on now, and ends on 4th January, so get in while you can! We got hold of Banquet honcho Jon Tolley earlier to tell us a...

Muzicdiscovery stream new Ex Friends song

Muzicdiscovery are streaming a brand new Ex Friends song. The track's called 'Model Minority', and it's taken from 'Twisted Around' EP, which arrives in January 2013. Check it out using the player embedded in this article. http://www.facebook.com/weareyourexfriends Via Punknews...

Friday 28 December 2012

Cats? Aye! Records releases ‘Darlington Sessions #1′, featuring Giles Great Cynics, Roo Bangers & Kelly Kemp

Cats? Aye! Records have released the digital version of 'Darlington Sessions #1', featuring acoustic sessions from Giles Great Cynics, Roo Bangers & Kelly Kemp. The release was recorded at Darlington Studios, and clocks in at a strong nine tracks long. The record will be available physically in...

At Your Command Records announces first signing, Pyro, Ohio

The newly created At Your Command Records have announced their first signing. Synth powered alt rockers Pyro, Ohio have joined the label following a promising debut EP, and will release an album with the label in 2013. In advance of that, check out that January 2012 EP, 'Welcome to Pyro,...

The Dear Hunter post DVD trailer online

The Dear Hunter have posted a trailer for their forthcoming DVD online. The DVD was filmed on May 9th 2012, and saw the band perform 'The Color Spectrum' for one night only. Check out the preview using the player below, and then get excited because it looks and sounds...

Opium Lord (History Of The Hawk) to release EP through 30DON in January

Opium Lord, formed from members of History Of The Hawk, Stinky Wizzleteat and Mothertrucker, have joined 30 Days Of Night Records, and will release an EP in January. You can check out a preview of the EP using the player in this article. It's pretty fucking...

The Ataris detail Spring 2013 European touring plans

After that outburst from frontman Kris Roe and a Groezrock festival announcement, The Ataris have confirmed details of their European touring plans for 2013. No UK dates have been announced yet, and it's not clear if they'll be added to this run. Check out some material from the band's...

Throwing Stuff cover Big Yellow Taxi

Manchester based Throwing Stuff have recorded a cover of Joni Mitchell's classic 'Big Yellow Taxi'. Only two of them had actually ever heard the song before they did the cover, and believe us when we say it really is an original take on the track. Listen to it below: Throwing Stuff have...

Thursday 27 December 2012

Christmas Period News Round Up

So, we've been enjoying a few days downtime over the Christmas (we hope you have too!) but now we're back! There's been some great deals/freebies we've spotted that you can still get hold of, and we've collected our favourites below. We'll add more to this list until 12pm today then we'll get...

Monday 24 December 2012

The Maddigans Announce UK Tour

Canadian pop rock group The Maddigans have announced their upcoming UK tour.  The dates are: JANUARY 24 Manchester Dry Bar 25 Glasgow Ivory Blacks 27 Gateshead The Three Tuns 29 Mansfield The Intake 31 Harlow The Square FEBRUARY 2 Sheerness The...

Saturday 22 December 2012

Sam Russo re-releases his Christmas song for Charity

Sam Russo has re-recorded his Xmas song 'Merry Christmas, Baby I'm Sorry' as a full band version. Moving North have put it up as a download where all proceeds go towards The Salvation Army Christmas Appeal. The download has a base price of £1 but you can pay what you like. Sam Russo wrote:...

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