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Crowbar announce new album, ‘The Serpent Only Lies’

Legendary sludge band, Crowbar, have announced details of their new album, ‘The Serpent Only Lies’. It will be the bands 11th studio album, and is due for release on October 28th via eOne Music. It follows on from their 2014 album, ‘Symmetry In Black’. To coincide with an announcement, Crowbar →

The Doublecross Announce New Album ‘Keep Bleeding’

Jon Greenwood, aka The Doublecross, has announced the release of his new record ‘Keep Bleeding’. His third studio album, set for release on Friday 7th October, it is being released by Boss Tuneage, No Panic, Tiny Little Creatures and Aaahh Real Records. A track titled ‘Shattered Health’ is →

Descendents release live video for ‘Testosterone’

Descendents have unveiled a live music video for their new single, ‘Testosterone’. The track is taken from their new album, ”Hypercaffium Spazzinate’, which was released earlier this year via Epitaph. Check out the video below. →

Kevin Devine streams new single, ‘No History’

Kevin Devine is streaming his new single, ‘No History’, over at Stereogum. The track is taken from Devine’s forthcoming ninth album, ‘Instigator’, which is released on October 21st via Procrastinate! Music Traitors and Triple Crown Records. Pre-orders for the album are available now, and you can listen to →

Wovenhand unveil new track, ‘Golden Blossom’

Wovenhand have unveiled another new track, ‘Golden Blossom’. The track is taken from the highly anticipated new album, ‘Star Treatment’, which is released on September 9th via Sargent House. Pre-orders for the album are available now, and Wovenhand will perform a one-off London show on October 18th at The Dome, →

Fvnerals unveil new track, ‘Shiver’

Glasgow-based ambient doom band, Fvnerals, have unveiled their new track, ‘Shiver’. The track is taken from their forthcoming album, ‘Wounds’, which is released on October 14th via The Native Sound in the US, and Golden Antenna in Europe. It follows on from their 2013 debut LP, ‘The Light’. Pre-orders →

Microwave reveal ‘Vomit’ video and announce LP

Mircowave have unveiled another new track, ‘Vomit’, accompanied by a somewhat cinematic video. The track arrives as the band confirm the release of their sophomore full-length ‘Much Love’, following up on 2014’s ‘Stovall’. The band have already revealed two other tracks from the record, namely ‘Lighterless‘ and ‘→

Boston Manor reveal new track, ‘Lead Feet’

Taken from their increasingly imminent new LP, ‘Be Nothing’, Boston Manor have unveiled their new track, ‘Lead Feet’. “Around the time we were writing this album I got a phone call from a guy I was friends with in school, one day when we were about 13 he just →

Dangers stream ‘Kiss With Spit’ from forthcoming album

Having announced their eagerly anticipated third full-length, ‘The Bend in the Break’, earlier this month, hardcore aficionados Dangers have revealed the furious (in more ways than one) lead track, ‘Kiss With Spit’. The record will be released on the 14th October via Topshelf Records. The band’s last material was the →

Hard Girls reveal new track, ‘Guadalupe on the Banks of the Styx’

Hard Girls are streaming their new track, ‘Guadalupe on the Banks of the Styx’. Although the band are yet to announce a new album, they’ve been working on following up their excellent sophomore release, ‘A Thousand Surfaces’. “’Guadalupe On The Banks Of The Styx’ is a song about a place →

Jimmy Eat World reveal new track, ‘Sure and Certain’

Jimmy Eat World have unveiled another new track, ‘Sure and Certain’. It follows this month’s previously unveiled ‘Get Right’, both of which are taken from the band’s newly confirmed full-length, ‘Integrity Blues’. Both tracks come ahead of Jimmy Eat World’s intimate UK shows, taking to Bush Hall and the Islington →

We’re bringing Larkhill, Eat Me, H_ngm_n and KidBrother to London

How about another completely free Punktastic Presents show? This time around we’re bringing the incredible Larkhill to London’s Birthdays, joined by the equally awesome Eat Me, H_ngm_n and KidBrother on the 11th September 2016. We’ve been shouting about all four of these for a while now, and absolutely stoked to →

Pretend Happy call it a day

Although not officially breaking up, Pretend Happy have announced their indefinite hiatus. Set to play their final show on Thursday at the Bideford Palladium Club with One Man Boycott, the news comes after a recent high profile support slot for Moose Blood in Kingston. One of our ‘Ones →

toyGuitar reveal new EP, ‘Move Like a Ghost’, in full

Featuring members of Dead to Me, Swingin’ Utters and One Man Army, toyGuitar have revealed their new EP, ‘Move Like a Ghost’, in full over at Noisey. This new catchy six track release is available this Friday 2nd September, with pre-orders still available on the Fat Wreck Chords →

Great Apes unleash new track, ‘Saint Brasher’

Bay Area band Great Apes are streaming their new fast, “brash” (pun intended) track, ‘Saint Brasher’ at For the Love of Punk. It is taken from their upcoming second album, ‘California Love’, due for release on the 14th October via Asian Man Records. Listen to ‘Saint Brasher’ by Great →

Iron Witch announce short UK tour with The Bendal Interlude

Liverpool sludge metallers Iron Witch have announced a short run of UK dates this October with The Bendal Interlude. The tour will be in support of their recently released debut album, ‘A Harrowed Dawn’, on Secret Law Records. OCTOBER 02 EDINBURGH Bannermans 03 NEWCASTLE Trillians 04 SHEFFIELD Mulberry Tavern 05 LONDON The Unicorn 06 COVENTRY The →

Fireball Tour competition winners announced

The winners of the Fireball Tour competition, who will join Less Than Jake, Mariachi El Bronx and The Skints on respective regional dates, have been revealed. AMFX, Better Days, Black Water County, Broken 3 Ways, Embers, Ghouls, Sweet Little Machine and Weatherstate will play one show each on the eight date →

Braver unveil new album, ‘Torpor’

Minneapolis punks Braver have unveiled their new album ‘Torpor’ at The Alternative. This nine track second album by the trio is available this Friday 2nd September via Do What? Records. Listen to ‘Torpor’ by Braver at The Alternative. →

HALFNOISE release new track, ‘Sudden Feeling’

HALFNOISE, the electronic project by Paramore’s Zac Farro, have unveiled the title-track from the forthcoming ‘Sudden Feeling’ LP. The track follows the previously released ‘Know The Feeling‘ and ‘In The Summer‘. Farro, who originally left Paramore in 2010, also recently confirmed his return for their new album. →

Frank Turner announces extensive UK tour

Having opened up Reading Festival with his Sleeping Souls at the weekend, Frank Turner will be taking his show on the road across the UK later this year. The newly announced dates kick off in Dublin on the 16th November, before taking in a total of twenty venues across →

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