You're browsing the archives

From Saturday 29 March 2003

Go Mo!

Save Ferris split last year, but now Monique Powell has decided to go it alone! In a long post at, Mo explained that she has a new band, under her own name, and will be playing Save Ferris classics. The

The ataris reply

According to a post on the Ataris message board, Kris Roe’s dad Bill has stated the next Ataris single will be ‘My Reply’. Before that the UK will see ‘In This Diary’ released as a single.

Friday 28 March 2003

Pinky and perky

Northamptonshire pop-punkers Team Pink are considering three new names for the band. They’ve already narrowed it down to Strawberry Kiss, Falling From Stars and 40 Wanks, so I’m sure if you clicked ‘discuss this item’ and stated which you think is best it would be appreciated.

A little from Column A ….

Just a little item to say my first column is up in the … wait for it … columns section of the website! Hurrah! I just thought I’d post a news item so that the past 20 minutes of typing haven’t been wasted and my column simply

Toy suck

Post-hardcore crew Toy (who incidentally rock my socks) have redesigned their website. From this here site you can download MP3s, something I recommend you do. Oh, and a tour is being arranged for June and dates will be announced on Punktastic as soon

Boy on fire!

Cheers to Ian, here are the Boy Sets Fire UK tour dates. No official word on support yet, but there are whispers about Thrice. Let me repeat, no official word yet. 3rd June-Brighton concorde 2 17th June-Nottingham Rock City 18th


One Way System have pulled out of their show at the Camden Underworld on April 20, but The Vibrators will now replace them. The Foamers and Sick On The Bus are also on the bill. Tickets are £7.50 adv from the venue.

Fat Wreck Chords Interview Extravaganza! Ask Avail anything!

That’s right, we’ve got more interviews than you’ve had hot dinners coming up. Now that i’m armed with my new dictaphone (Apologies to the Beatsteaks and the Lawrence Arms for my old one chewing up the interview tapes) i’m going on interview overload. I will

Bring me the poison

Thanks to Si, this comes straight from the official Poison The Well website: “Yeah, so our new record is called “You Come Before You” and it will be released on Tuesday, JULY 1st! We are currently mixing the last few songs and will be entering the mastering

Thursday 27 March 2003

I wanna riot!

The Leeds-based Silent Riot are looking for a new singer. The band are influenced by AFI, The Nerve Agents, Ignite and The Distillers and prospective candidates must be able to practice at Sponge Studios in Leeds. If you think you fit the bill