Friday 21 November 2014

Win Tickets to A Day To Remember at the Barfly Tomorrow

Want a chance to go see A Day To Remember kick ass at the Barfly in Camden tomorrow? WELL THEY HAVE A WAY! Simply follow A Day To Remember on their socials to go and find the band in London to get a ticket! Check out info in the picture above. The band will be posting clues on their...

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Win exclusive signed boxsets and vinyl through Play Loud Spotify playlist

Warner Music are offering music fans the chance to win a bunch of exclusive signed, limited edition boxsets and vinyls that money cannot buy. The prize includes records by the likes of Marmozets, Royal Blood, My Chemical Romance and more. To be in with a chance of winning, and to hear some...

Wednesday 14 May 2014

Watch Modern Life Is War perform at Groezrock 2014

Starting from right now, we're going be posting daily live videos from the Back 2 Basics Etnies stage at this years Groezrock festival. Our team were there filming for the festival all weekend, and these exclusive videos have some amazing bands on all of them. The first we're bringing you is...

Tuesday 13 May 2014

Punktastic ‘Back 2 Basics @ Groezrock’ Trailer Online Now

As well as publishing our galleries and reviews of Groezrock, we're bringing some amazing live videos from LOADS of the bands on the Etnies Back 2 Basics stage at Groezrock this year. Check out the trailer below, and keep your eyes PEELED for the...

Thursday 20 February 2014

Punktastic Launches New Curated Gigs Listings

Live Music can cure all sort of problems, but usually not medical ones We've been in the lab, with a pen and pad, trying to get this damn section finished... and today we're proud to announce that we've relaunched our Gigs section. We almost called it Tickets for a bit, but in the interest...

Wednesday 12 February 2014

Punktastic launch free monthly club night at OBL in London, first night March 21 w/Home Advantage (final show)

Home Advantage play the first Punktastic club night on March 21 for their final show Today, we're stoked to announce that we're launching a new, free entry, eponymous club night in London at The Old Blue Last! It'll be every third Friday of the month, with the first event taking place on...

Monday 10 February 2014

Groezrock Macbeth stage voting opens

Here's a picture of Straight Lines that we found down the back of a sofa Voting has opened for the Macbeth stage at this year's Groezrock. A shitload of great bands are in the running, and plenty of homegrown UK talent are in the running too. Check out the list of contenders below with details...

Tuesday 10 December 2013

Punktastic Reader Awards 2013 are go!

The Punktastic Reader Awards 2013, sponsored by Awesome Merch, are now live! Click on the image above to get involved, and get voting for your favourite bands!...

Tuesday 5 November 2013

In The Studio with Dearly Beloved

As Dearly Beloved prepare to release their debut full-length in the UK, the band took us on a visual journey through the recording process in the famous Rancho de la Luna, Joshua Tree, California. Have a look through our exclusive photo feature here....

Wednesday 23 October 2013

Punktastic Acoustic Basement announced at Vans Warped Tour UK, featuring The Maine, Handguns, Sonic Boom Six and more

Today we're absolutely stoked to be announcing the Punktastic Acoustic Basement at Vans Warped Tour UK 2013. After having an amazing time at the first edition of the festival at Alexandra Palace last year, we couldn't resist getting more involved in 2013, so we're incredible excited to be...

Your Demise announce supports for final dates

Your Demise have announced supports for their final UK tour dates, taking place in Spring 2014. The band will release a DVD covering their final shows, which take place all over the world between now and, erm, their demise. MARCH 11 SOUTHAMTPON Joiners w/BREAKING POINT + COUNTING DAYS...

Wednesday 16 October 2013

Bad Religion Day 2013 – 9th November

A labour of love, international Bad Religion day is November 9th, running from 9am-9pm Eastern Standard Time (so mid afternoon onwards here). The day has been celebrated since 1999, but this is the third year it's going to be internet based, over at Here's what...

Listen back to last night’s Radio One Review Show, featuring Punktastic and Wilkinson

Last night we had a blast on Radio One's Review Show, chatting to Edith Bowman and Wilkinson about new releases! We selected a track by Moose Blood to play on the show - which you can listen to as part of the broadcast playback for 7 days over...

Tuesday 15 October 2013

Vans Warped Tour Europe Kick Off BBQ w/Shikari Sound System announced – WIN TICKETS

The "Vans Warped Tour Europe Kick Off BBQ" has been announced, with Shikari Sound System bringing some noise to London on October 24. The BBQ part will only be open to special guests and VIP competition winners, who will be treated to BBQ from Phileas Hog and some very special Ssssnakpit...

Punktastic Editor Tom Aylott on the Radio One Review Show Tonight

Tonight, our Editor Tom Aylott is back on the Radio One Review Show with Edith Bowman, rating new music and dropping a brand new Moose Blood track from their forthcoming split with Departures. Tune in to BBC Radio One at 9-10pm today to get involved in the action, and all the details here:...

Monday 7 October 2013

Punktastic back on the R1 Review Show next week

Punktastic are back on the Radio One review show next week, when our Editor Tom will be joining Edith Bowman at Radio One for an hour of new music chat. We've brought excellent new music to the Radio One listeners in the past without our tracks getting voted as the best (CHEERS JUSTIN BIEBER),...

Monday 9 September 2013

Times revealed for Punktastic Stage at Southsea Fest 2013

Our stage at Southsea Fest is almost here. This Saturday, September 14, we'll be bringing some of the bestest and loudest bands to the South Coast, and today we can detail the full stage times for our stage. Essentially... why would you want to be anywhere else on Saturday? If you can't make...

Tuesday 16 July 2013

Win CDs, festival tickets, subscriptions and more through One Love For Chi

On April 14th 2013, Deftones bassist Chi Cheng succumbed to injuries sustained from a car accident back in 2008. Following the tragedy, Deftones UK publicist Emma Van Duyts teamed up with One Love For Chi in order to raise money for Chi's charity, Journey For Jessica. Em took a canvas bag on...

Wednesday 3 July 2013

GIANTS Release ‘Skatepunk For Southbank’ Free Compilation ft Marmozets, Gnarwolves, Frank Turner and more

GIANTS have released their Skatepunk For Southbank compilation, featuring some-skate-punk-bands-and-other-not-so-skate-punk-bands-but-its-okay-because-it's-for-a-good-cause. The compilation features Gnarwolves, an exclusive cover from Frank Turner, Marmozets, Rob Lynch and many more. The...

Friday 21 June 2013

100 more subscribers needed to launch Punktastic’s Live Streaming Operations

HEY GUYS. We've been producing YouTube content for a while now, and we're so close to having enough subscribers to launch our Live Streaming Operations. This will mean we can bring you all kinds of awesome content, so please come and subscribe to our channel if you want to see some amazing...

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