Monday 14 April 2014

‘Rented World’ by The Menzingers up for stream on Spin.com

The new album from The Menzingers is up for stream on Spin Magazine. Take a listen to 'Rented World' by clicking the link below. Whilst you are listening you can also read what Punktastic editor Tom Aylott thought of the record. spin.com/articles/the-menzingers-rented-world-album-stream...

Thursday 10 April 2014

Spraynard stream new track from rarities collection

After announcing their return late last month, Spraynard have premiered a new track from their forthcoming 'The Mark, Tom and Patrick Show' rarities collection via Noisey. In an interview with Noisey, the band discuss their break-up in 2012 and their decision to get back together. Stream...

Wednesday 9 April 2014

American Football stream previously unreleased track

American Football are streaming a live version of their previously unreleased track 'The 7's'. The track arrives shortly before the band release a deluxe version of their self-titled debut, which has reached cult status since its original release back in 1999. Despite only playing a handful...

Tuesday 8 April 2014

Midday Committee stream ‘Girls In Open C’

To celebrate the release of their 7 track EP, Portsmouth pop-punks Midday Committee are streaming 'Girls In Open C' in full via their BandCamp page. The self-released EP features the track 'Hometowns', the video for which was premiered via Punktastic last month. Girls In Open C by Midday...

Monday 7 April 2014

New EP Streaming From Body Hound

For those that don't know, Sheffield's latest talent Body Hound featuring ex-members of Rolo Tomassi and Antares will be releasing their debut EP on April 14th, . Entitled 'Rhombus Now', the record will be available as a Pay-What-You-Like deal via Brainwave, but you can take a listen to it in...

Thursday 3 April 2014

Lonely The Brave reveal new single

Lonely The Brave have released their new single, 'Victory Line', available to anyone who pre-orders forthcoming album 'The Day's War'. The track premiered last night on Zane Lowe's Radio 1 show, and has since seen repeat plays during the daytime. 'The Day's War' will feature the track as...

playlounge streaming ‘Pilot’ in full

Featured artists at the most recent PT Presents gig, playlounge are streaming their debut album, 'pilot', in full via This Is Fake DIY. The album, following their two earlier EPs, features 9 original tracks and a cover of William's 'South of the Border' - a band cited as one of playlounge's...

Tuesday 1 April 2014

Fatherson stream new track ‘James’

Fatherson are streaming their new track 'James', taken from their imending debut full-length 'I Am An Island' due on the 7th April 2014. The band have already enjoyed touring and sharing stages with the likes of Twin Atlantic, Idelewild and Frightened Rabbit, and are about to hit the road...

Friday 28 March 2014

OFF! stream new track, ‘Learn to Obey’

OFF! will be releasing 'Learn to Obey' as part of a two track single on this year's Record Store Day. The tracks were recorded during the same process as the forthcoming 'Wasted Years' full-length, scheduled for release on the 7th. ...

Nai Harvest release Teenage Fanclub cover

After gracing the stage at the most recent Punktastic Presents show, Nai Harvest have released a cover of Teenage Fanclub's 'Ain't That Enough'. The track was released as part of 2014's Pizza Club, giving away a free single every other Friday - totaling 25 over the year. Each release will be...

Wednesday 26 March 2014

Manchester Orchestra stream ‘Cope’ in full via NME

  Atlanta soundscape veterans Manchester Orchestra are streaming their fourth album in full via NME. 'Cope' hits shelves on Monday 31st March....

Monday 24 March 2014

The Menzingers stream ‘I Don’t Wanna Be An Asshole Anymore’

The Menzingers are streaming the opening track from their forthcoming 'Rented World' LP. Continuing from the critically acclaimed 'On The Impossible Past', The Menzingers fill the sound with gritty melody. 'Rented World' hits shelves on the 21st April via Epitaph. They will be playing...

Cloud Nothings stream ‘Here and Nowhere Else’ in full

Cleveland's Cloud Nothings are streaming their follow up to 2012's critically acclaimed 'Attack on Memory' via This Is Fake DIY. The record, scheduled for release on Monday 31st March, takes element of the previous record but with clearer and more defined song structures. The stream is...

Friday 21 March 2014

Now, Now showcase ‘School Friends (Ansible Remix)’ from new remix album

Now, Now surprised the alternative music world with the release of their breakthrough sophomore album 'Threads' in 2012. The record earned them support slots with the likes of Minus The Bear, Kevin Devine and Motion City Soundtrack, amongst others. Ahead of their follow-up full-length, the...

Wednesday 19 March 2014

Stream new Scouts song ‘Hourglass’

Scouts have posted up a video for their brand new track 'Hourglass'. The song is taken from their upcoming 5 track EP 'In Bloom' which is available to pre-order now and is due for release April 7th. https://www.facebook.com/wearescouts...

Somos streaming ‘Temple of Plenty’ in full

The excellent new album by Boston's Somos is streaming in full over at Brooklyn Vegan. Somos are signed to the increasing Tiny Engines roster, alongside the likes of The Hotelier and Signals Midwest. 'Temple of Plenty' was recoded at Cannon Found Soundation Recording Studios during the...

Sunday 16 March 2014

Bearded Punk compilation available

To celebrate the launch of Dutch punk website, Counter Culture, Bearded Punk have released a free 33-track compilation. Filled with excellent slabs of punk, it even features some Punktastic favourites including Rob Lynch, The Murderburgers, Gnarwolves and Koji. Stream and download the...

JT Woodruff streams new track, ‘Raindrops’

Hawthorne Heights frontman JT Woodruff is streaming another new track from his forthcoming solo album, 'Field Medicine'. 'Field Medicine' is scheduled for release on the 18th March 2014 via InVogue Records. Woodruff will also be touring as part of Hawthorne Heights at their 'The Silence...

First Step To Failure release Good Riddance cover

Scottish pop-punks First Step To Failure have posted their cover of Good Riddance's 'Fertile Fields'. The track is taken from the forthcoming A Fat Wreck Documentary, an film looking at Fat Wreck Records from 1990 until 1999. First Step To Failure supported The Flatliners and Astpai at their...

Friday 14 March 2014

Brody Dalle streaming new track, ‘Don’t Mess With Me’

Ex-Distillers and Spinnerette powerhouse Brody Dalle is streaming another new track from her forthcoming debut solo album. 'Don't Mess With Me' is taken from 'Diploid Love', scheduled for release on the 28th April. ...