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From Monday 09 April 2018

LIVE: Bell Witch @ Boston Music Rooms, London

It’s been three years since the Seattle funeral doom two-piece has played in the UK, alongside Ulcerate. During that time, founding member Adrian Guerra sadly passed away, leaving the future of the band uncertain. This tragic occurrence, however, did not stop co-founding member Dylan Desmond from booking Bell Witch

Tuesday 27 February 2018

Murderhouse Announce Tour With Phaedra’s Love

Brighton folk punk artist James Hunt aka Murderhouse has announced that they will be going on a short solo tour alongside Phaedra’s Love from Exeter. FEBRUARY 28  LONDON Four Quarters w Beth White MARCH 01 LEICESTER The Cookie w Fatmate 02 BRISTOL Hydra Bookshop

Discussing The Art Of Partying With Andrew WK


Wednesday 21 February 2018

LIVE: Despised Icon / Malevolence / Archspire / Vulvodynia @ The Dome, London

Deathcore became over saturated in the mid ’00s with bands that tried to sound heavy, but weren’t particularly interesting. Despised Icon, however, have always been one of the exceptions that do the genre justice. Whilst co-vocalist Alex Erian has frequently toured the UK with Obey The Brave, tonight marks Despised Icon’s first

Friday 09 February 2018

Hear Joe Booley’s New Single ‘Movement III’

Punktastic is proud to present an exclusive stream of Joe Booley’s first track from his upcoming EP ‘Movements’. This follows his debut album ‘TRANSFORMATIONS’ which was released on Bandcamp in February 2017 via Beth Shalom Records. The Hertfordshire-based musician had this to say on the track: “‘Movements III’ has taken many forms

Friday 02 February 2018

All Fear Death Release Debut Demo EP

The Glaswegian hardcore quintet featuring members of X Servitude X, Razorbite and Revulsion have made their self-titled demo available for streaming on bandcamp. Demo 2018 by All Fear Death

Monday 22 January 2018

Camcorder Unveil Video for ‘Space’

Punktastic are proud to support Camcorder’s latest track ‘Space’, animated by Alec Hugill. The Woking-based alt-rock outfit will release their upcoming record ‘Suck!’ on April 9, digitally via Further Sky Records and a limited tape run by Weather Girl Records. The video itself is reminiscent of early internet flash animated

Friday 05 January 2018

LIVE: Apologies I Have None/Kamikaze Girls/Last Hounds/Super Lemon Days @ The Asylum, Birmingham

It’s a bitter Friday night in Birmingham, but thankfully we have two of the finest ‘always on tour’ punk bands to untap our emotions, in a season where it’s frowned upon to be unhappy.  The truth is, it’s always okay to not be okay, and given that Apologies, I

Tuesday 19 December 2017

Ex Superheaven frontman Taylor Madison releases ‘Webbed Wing’ demo

The Philadelphia based musician unveiled his new project via Twitter on December 13 and released the six-track demo via Bandcamp. The percussion, recording, and production was handled by ex Superheaven guitarist Jake Clarke and was mastered by Will Yip. You can listen to the release in its entirety below.

Sunday 10 December 2017

Algae Bloom release four way split with You’ll Live, Solanas and Good Times

The two-piece Norwich screamo group have unveiled a new 7″ and cassette, set to be released through Old Press Records (UK) and Not So Happy Records (EU) Here’s what frontman Matt Taylor had to say about their contribution, ‘Tedious & Brief’; “The title is a reference to a sundial motto mentioned