The news for Wednesday 17 December 2014

Blacklisted unveil new track ‘Deeper Kind’

Hardcore icons Blacklisted have unveiled their new track 'Deeper Kind' via Noisey. The track is taken from their forthcoming album 'When People Grow, People Go' which is released February 10th via Deathwish Inc. The track see's the band revisiting their faster hardcore style while at the same...

Converge set to headline Deathwish Fest EU tour

Deathwish Inc have announced that Converge will headline its European Deathwish Fest. They will be joined labelmates Trap Them, Harms Way, and Young and In The Way at several dates across Europe, starting at the prestigious Temples Fest in Bristol which Converge headline the first night....

Hit The Deck Festival to return in 2015

Hit The Deck Festival will return in 2015. Further details are thin on the ground, but organisers have confirmed the event's return to Bristol on the 25th April and Nottingham on the 26th. "We're under a couple of embargoes for artist announcements at the moment but as soon as those are...

End of the Year Day 17: Two Houses

Throughout December we at PT:HQ are bringing you end of year lists from bands, labels and promoters. We'll have a new one for you everyday so keep your eyes peeled for them! See all the lists here. Two Houses   Top 3 Albums: 1.Rad Payoff - The Good, The Rad and The Ugly...

Comeback Kid announce singular UK date as part of EU tour

Comeback Kid have announced an 18 date tour across Europe alongside Bane and My Iron Lung. As part of the tour, which follows Comeback Kid and Bane's appearance at Groezrock in Belgium, the three bands will be playing a special show at London's Garage on the 22nd May 2015. A full list of...

Deez Nuts, Stick To Your Guns, Trash Talk and Being As An Ocean announce UK and EU tour

Deeze Nuts, Stick To Your Guns, Trash Talk and Being As An Ocean will be heading to the UK and Europe for a mammoth hardcore tour in April and May 2015. The dates surround Trash Talk and Stick To Your Guns' appearances at Belgium's legendary punk festival, Groezrock. The tour features two...

Dolomite Minor to support Turbowolf in April 2015

Dolomite Minor have been confirmed as support for Turbowolf come April 2015. The Southampton noise mongers will join the Wolf on all 12 dates as main support. The two piece have been turning heads in recent months, providing a underrated performance at 2000 Trees Festival earlier in the...

Boston Manor release ‘Driftwood’ video

Having announced their support slot for Kent emo upstarts Moose Blood, Boston Manor have now released a video for 'Driftwood'. The track is taken from their most recent EP of the same name, released via Failure By Design Records. JANUARY 15 KINGSTON Fighting Cocks 16 NORWICH Epic...

New EP From…Prince

No, not the Prince who had ribs removed to suck his own penis. Rather an Austin, Texas Pop Punk band, featuring members of Dude Jams and Capitalist Kids. Their self-titled 7" is out now on Drunken Sailor Records, with orders available from the label website. S/T 7" by Prince...

Ghouls announce 2015 UK tour dates

Ska influenced melodic punks Ghouls have announced a handful of dates across the UK in January and February 2015. The dates continue their 'Great Expectations' tour, named after their recent EP release. Ghouls recently played dates alongside The JB Conspiracy. Ghouls released 'Great...

6’10 (Members of Flatfoot 56) Announce Album

6'10, better know as the Folk-Punk side project band of Flatfoot 56's Tobin Bawinkel, is to release their album on January 9th. 'The Humble Beginnings Of A Roving Soul' is a 12 track affair, released DIY style, available from the band's website. Check single 'Cannonball' too. 6'10...

Choke Up Stream New Track

New Black Number signing Choke Up are streaming a new track from their upcoming LP 'Black Coffee, Bad Habits'. You can check out 'Thicket And Vine' below: (source) 'Black Coffee, Bad Habits' is out on Black Numbers in February of 2015. Vinyl pre-orders coming in January!...

Crossbone Fest Release Day Split Details

Crossbone Fest have released the day splits for the festival. Check them out below: FRIDAY 20th MARCH 2015 Dopamines Apologies, I Have None The Apers Deecracks Cheap Drugs Dr. Schnabel Fever. Direct Effect Swain The Real Danger Hearserider Clean Shirts Sects Tape Daggers The...

Stay Clean Jolene Stream New EP

Stay Clean Jolene, featuring members of The Leif Ericsson and The Great St. Louis, are streaming their new album now on PunkNews. To check it go here You can grab your copy now from one these many...

Outbreak Fest announce Title Fight as Headliners

Leeds based Outbreak Fest have announced Title Fight as next years headliners. The one day festival takes place at The Vox in Leeds and you can catch Title Fight on May 3rd with Cold World, Justice, Not Afraid, Headroom and Insist. More names are to be announced! You can grab your ticket...

Tuesday 16 December 2014

Aaahh!! Real Records Release New ‘Music Fwends’ Compilation

Cambridge based label Aaahh!! Real Records has released a new, 16 track compilation. Featuring artists including Faintest Idea, Mike Only (ex-King Blues) and Anonymous Tip, the CD version is out in the new year and available for pre-order, while the download is already up. Music Fwends by...

Sweet Jesus (Ex-Have Heart) Announce Debut Album

Sweet Jesus, featuring Patrick Flynn of Have Heart and Shawn Costa of Have Heart and Verse, are to release their debut album. 'You Destroy Yourself' is a 10 track affair, promised to be an exercise in " the band exploring deeper into their collective love and admiration of the 80s & 90s DC...

Chris Cornell to front Mad Season reunion

Soundgarden front man Chris Cornell will perform vocal duties for a performance by reunited grunge supergroup Mad Season. The band existed initially between 1994 and 1996 and featured members of Alice In Chains, Screaming Trees, and Pearl Jam, and recorded one critically acclaimed album...

We Are The Ocean announce London headline show

We Are The Ocean have announced a special one-off headline performance at London's Electric Ballroom. The show, scheduled for the 8th April 2015, will celebrate the release of their new album 'Ark', due on the 16th March. Tickets for the show go on sale on the 18th December 2014 at...

End of the Year Day 16: Angela Hatcher (176 Records)

Throughout December we at PT:HQ are bringing you end of year lists from bands, labels and promoters. We'll have a new one for you everyday so keep your eyes peeled for them! See all the lists here. Angela Hatcher (176 Records)   Top 3 Albums of 2014 Martha - Courting...

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