Tuesday 15 April 2014

Boy Jumps Ship announce ‘Lovers & Fighters’ release date

Geordie band Boy Jumps Ship have announced today that their brand new EP 'Lovers & Fighters' will be released on June 2nd via Rude Recorz. The EP is available to pre-order through iTunes right here. You'll be able to catch the band live in the UK on an 11 date tour with Marmozets this April...

Feed The Rhino release video for ‘Give Up’

After premiering their new single on Daniel P Carter's Radio1 Rock Show last night, Kent hardcore mob Feed The Rhino are exclusively showing the accompanying video on Kerrang today. The track is taken from their new album 'The Sorrow And The Sound' which is released June 16th on Seige Of Amida...

Rise Against tease 2014 release of new studio album

Rise Against have teased the release of a new studio album in 2014, posting an insanely short clip of their history on Facebook. More news is still incoming, but we'll be posting it up when we see it. Check out the video over here. https://www.facebook.com/riseagainst...

Caves release ‘January’ music video

Check out a new music video from Caves for their song 'January' using the player in this article. The band are out on tour from later this week, the dates can be seen underneath the video! APRIL 18 LONDON Astbury Castle 19 BRIGHTON Green Door Store 20 OXFORD Purple Turtle 22...

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...

Hit The Lights sign to Pure Noise, new album on the way this autumn

Following on from the announcement of their 'Skip School Start Fights' dates in the US and Slam Dunk dates in the UK, Hit The Lights have announced that they'll release a new album through Pure Noise Records this Autumn. The band had the following to say about the release: "We couldn't...

Deftones post unreleased track ‘Smile’ from Eros online

On the year anniversary of bassist Chi Cheng's passing, Deftones posted a song from their "lost" album 'Eros' online. Check the track out below - no further news on the release has been made available. ...

Deadpunk Bank Holiday Special announces initial line up w/Masked Intruder, Brawlers, Muncie Girls and more

Deadpunk's Bank Holiday special with return (we already mentioned Masked Intruder)< and their initial announcement looks TASTY. Check out the bands that have been added below, and get tickets for the event - over 3 stages on ONE DAY - from the Exchange ticket website. Big Wow...

Masked Intruder announce UK and EU tour, including Punktastic Presents show in London

Masked Intruder are coming back to the UK and Europe! We're stoked to be working with them on their London show on September 25, and you can expect a stack of of other shows as well. The band release a new album, 'M.I.' next month through Fat Wreck Chords. Check out the details on the dates...

Sunday 13 April 2014

Weekly News Round-Up: 13/04/14

Have we got news for you. American Football are streaming a live version of their previously unreleased track ‘The 7′s’. The track acts as a precursor for the band’s release of a deluxe version of their self-titled debut. Check out the stream below and head here for more info on the...

Friday 11 April 2014

Hit The Deck Stage Times Revealed

Hit The Deck have revealed their stage times. Get them below and expect stage times from us rather soon. The festival takes place next weekend... ...

Reel Big Fish announce one off Liverpool show

On the road to support their latest LP 'Candy Coated Fury', ska legends Reel Big Fish are bringing their 'Don't Stop Skankin' Tour' to Liverpool's O2 Academy for a one-off performance around their many festival appearances. The Liverpool show follows their recent 14 dates co-headline UK tour...

Ghostfest 2014 announce first bands and release tickets

Ghostfest 2014 will return to Leeds University Union on the 28th and 29th June 2014. The festival have announced the first 16 acts to be added to the bill, however have kept both headliners under wraps for now. The full list of announced artists include: BEING AS AN OCEAN TRC BETRAYING...

FOES and Atlas:Empire announce UK tour

Scouse alt-punks FOES and Scottish prog-alt outfit Atlas:Empire will be co-headlining the UK in June. FOES will be supporting their recent 'Ophir' EP, while Atlas:Empire will likely be premiering new tracks from their forthcoming full-length, alongside those from last year's 'Somnus'...

Foxing sign to Triple Crown Records

Saint Louis emo crew Foxing have announced their signing to Triple Crown Records, who will re-release last year's fantastic debut 'The Albatross "soon". Stream the record on the Spotify player below, and check out a statement from the band below that. "We are proud, happy, honored, humbled,...

Fright-Rags to release limited edition Misfits t-shirts

Horror apparel specialists Fright Rags have joined forced with scream-punks Misfits in order to release a pair of limited edition t-shirts. The tops picture fake movie posters based on the band's recorded material. Each t-shirt is complete with the iconic Misfits fiend. Both designs are...

Chris Farren performs Fake Problems song and premieres new track via Space Jam Sessions

Chris Farren of Fake Problems is the latest artist to record an acoustic session for Space Jam Sessions. He performed a rendition of the band's 'Grand Finale' track, taken from their 2010 record 'Real Ghosts Caught On Tape'. Farren also premiered a brand new solo-track entitled 'Eagle...

Now, Voyager release video for ‘The Long Lane’

Shortly after completing their well-recieved European tour, Belgian metallers Now, Voyager have released the official video for 'The Long Lane'. The track is the third to be taken from 2013's 'Tell-Tale Hearts' EP, and is accompanied by a video directed by Ian Collins. It indicates not...

Colt 45 announce new album for July

Following the announcement of their place at this year's Download Festival, Kendal Calling and Camden Rocks Festival, Colt 45 have confirmed their new debut album proper, 'The Tide Is Turning', will be released on the 28th July. The Romesh Dodangoda produced record will be preceded by the...

Pulled Apart By Horses release tour teaser

To celebrate the impending start of their UK tour with The Wytches, Pulled Apart By Horses have released a tour teaser video via YouTube. APRIL 24 ABERDEEN Tunnels 25 DUNDEE Beat Generator Live! 26 HARTLEPOOL Studio 27 HULL Welly 28 LEICESTER Musician 30 OXFORD Art Bar MAY 01...