Tuesday 3 March 2015

BoomTown announce Chinatown ska and punk district

The expansive and immersive BoomTown Fair have announced the line-up for the Chinatown District, the last of eight districts to be announced across the site in Hampshire from the 13th to the 16th August 2015. The ska and punk themed district joins others dedicated to house, hip-hop, gypsy,...

Monday 2 March 2015

Deadpunk Announce Full Line Up

Hold on to your hats punks! Deadpunk have announced their full line up for the all dayer on May 9th across two venues in Bristol. Check out the bands below: All We Have Andrew Low (The Jazz June) Bad Ideas Bangers Beach Slang Bear Trade Bicycle Thieves Bloodbuzz Brightr Catherine...

Friday 27 February 2015

Less Than Jake confirmed for Kendal Calling

Gainesville ska punks Less Than Jake are amongst the latest additions to this year's Kendal Calling festival. The band join the previously confirmed headliners Elbow, Snoop Dogg, Kaiser Chiefs, Vaccines and James on the Main Stage. Other additions to the multi-genre festival include...

Thursday 26 February 2015

2000trees announce more acts, including Great Cynics and Creeper

In a week that has seen Hevy, Reading and Leeds, Download and Slam Dunk make major additions to their line-ups, 2000trees have now confirmed more bands who will be taking to the stage's at the idyllic site in the Cotswolds. Having made their return with 'Everything Ever Written', IDLEWILD...

Wednesday 25 February 2015

Slam Dunk Festival expand their line up

Following the announcement at the start of the month, Slam Dunk have added a selection of acts to their 2015 bill. Joining the already confirmed You Me At Six, Taking Back Sunday, Lower Than Atlantis and more will be: Don Broco Zebrahead While She Sleeps The Bronx Emmure Beartooth Trash...

Download Festival add 38 more bands

Download Festival organisers have confirmed another 38 bands who will be joining headliners Slipknot, Muse and KISS at this year's event at Donington Park. In amongst the lengthy list are Punktastic favourites Allusondrugs, Code Orange, Decade, ROAM and Trash Boat. There's plenty more to be...

Tuesday 24 February 2015

Reading and Leeds Festival make huge announcement

With Reading and Leeds Festival having announced a small proportion of their line-up already, organisers have now confirmed an additional 73 bands, including the third and final headliner, THE LIBERTINES. The announcement includes the return of The Pit and Lock Up combination, with NEW FOUND...

Takedown Festival reveal stage times and release clashfinder

Takedown Festival have announced the stage times for this year's event, scheduled to take place on the 7th March at Southampton University. Headlined by Mallory Knox, the festival also sees the likes of The Blackout (their final show south of London), Arcane Roots, Devil Sold His Soul, Rolo...

Camden Rocks 2015 add even more bands

Camden Rocks Festival have added 28 new bands to their expanding line-up. The latest additions are headed up by Ginger Wildheart, and also include Anti-Nowhere League, Richie Ramone, Vanilla Pod, Polar, Brawlers and Creeper. The latest selection join Funeral For A Friend and ...And You Will...

Monday 23 February 2015

Punk Rock Holiday Announces a TON of Bands

Punk Rock Holiday have added a whole ton of bands to their 2015 line up, 25 bands to be exact! You can catch Against Me!, Mad Caddies, Guttermouth, Elvis Jackson, RATOS DE PORAO, MISCONDUCT, Born From Pain, War On Women, Siberian Meat Grinder, GET DEAD, Not On Tour, VERSUS YOU, Dreamwalk, Fair...

Wednesday 18 February 2015

Groezrock Reveals Macbeth Stage Contest Winners

Congrats to Ducking Punches who came top in the Groezrock Macbeth Stage Competition! You can see them and the 9 other bands listed below at Groezrock in May! 01. Ducking Punches 02. Black Sheep Belgium 03. You May Kiss the Bride 04. Kill The President 05. Tiger Bell 06. Wolves...

Tuesday 17 February 2015

Y Not Festival announce first wave of bands

If you're going to announce Snoop Dog, Basement Jaxx and Primal Scream as headliners, why not have a church choir sing their greatest hits in your reveal video, right? (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js =...

WTFest Brighton announced! Off With Their Heads, Gnarwolves and more!

Party by the beach! WTFest Brighton has it's first line up announcement featuring Gnarwolves, Off With Their Heads, Apologies I Have None and Haters with many more bands to be revealed! Want to watch all these great bands? Well you can! On May 10th at The Haunt for the bargain price of...

Friday 13 February 2015

Pinky Swear Recs Fest announce first 10 acts

Pinky Swear Records have announced the first 10 acts to perform at their festival in Manchester on the 2nd May 2015. As part of their Punktastic Presents UK and EU tour, Man Overboard will take to the stage at Sound Control, joined by tour supports Moose Blood, ROAM and Smile And Burn. The...

The Hotelier and Single Mothers to play Dot To Dot Festival

The Hotelier are set to make their UK debut appearance at Dot To Dot Festival over the second May Bank Holiday weekend. They will be joined by Canadian punks Single Mothers, and Scottish outfit Honeyblood on the eclectic line-up. Other additions which sit outside of the alternative genre...

Thursday 12 February 2015

Amnesia Rockfest in Canada announce an absolutely immense bill

Amnesia Rockfest in Montebello, Canada, have probably just announced the best line-up of the summer. Headlined by System of a Down and Linkin Park (which is probably enough to get nu-metal mouths watering), the real gems are further down the bill. Here's some of our favourites: The...

Liverpool’s Fury Fest announce line-up

Fury Fest, which takes place in Liverpool Arts Club from the 2nd until the 3rd May 2015 have made their official announcement. The festival, which saw I Am The Avalanche headline its one day event last year, will see Motion City Soundtrack take one of the headline slots. The band will be...

Wednesday 11 February 2015

Groezrock make surprise big-name announcement

Just when you thought Groezrock had confirmed all the big names, along come Pennywise to take you by surprise. The Hermosa Beach punks will join the already announced Refused and Social Distortion at the iconic festival in Meerhout, Belgium, from the 1st to the 2nd May 2015. That's not all....

Deafheaven amongst latest ArcTanGent additions

Shoegazers Deafheaven lead the line in the latest of additions to the ArcTanGent Festival. Also joining the bill is Helms Alee, Marriages, Mylets and Emma Ruth Rundle. They join the likes of The Dillinger Escape Plan and 65daysofstatic at the three day event set to take place on 20-22nd...

Tuesday 10 February 2015

Rebellion Festival add more bands

Blackpool's Rebellion Festival have been steadily adding bands since last year's event. Rather than making staggered yet substantial announcements that normally precede festivals, organisers are instead announcing bands as they are confirmed. Having already added Boomtown Rats, The Damned,...

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