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From Thursday 02 June 2016

BBC Radio 1 announces their Rock All-Dayer

This is probably the most ridiculous gig that will happen all year. Ridiculous in the best way, of course. The folk of BBC Radio 1 are revamping Radio 1 Rocks, shifting things slightly into the Radio 1 Rock All-Dayer. As well as the usual promise of exclusively playing guitar led

Wednesday 11 November 2015

LIVE: Warped Tour UK @ Alexandra Palace, London

Alternative music lovers in the UK have been lusting after Warped Tour for over a decade now, dreaming of the days when we could all afford to go to America and watch the array of bands that take part in the summer roadtrip across the States. After a brief

Wednesday 28 May 2014

Asking Alexandria announce UK supports

UK metallers Asking Alexandria have revealed that The Ghost Inside, Crown The Empire and Secrets will be joining them on their biggest UK tour to date. “We have a lot of great friends with us on this tour and each band brings something different and exciting to the tour

Tuesday 05 February 2013


A couple of weekends ago, Punktastic headed down to Brixton Academy to speak to Ben Bruce, lead guitarist and founder of Asking Alexandria, before their biggest UK headline show to date. We talked pyrotechnics, rock ‘n’ roll and taking over the world. HOW ARE YOU? Ben Bruce: I’m alright, I’m tired

Monday 28 January 2013

Asking Alexandria @ Brixton Academy

Asking Alexandria @ Brixton Academy, 19/01/13

Thursday 05 July 2012

Asking Alexandria add extra dates to Jan/Feb UK tour

Asking Alexandria have added two dates to their UK tour schedule next Winter. JANUARY 17 GLASGOW Barrowlands 19 LONDON Brixton Academy FEBRUARY 10 BIRMINGHAM Academy 11 MANCHESTER Academy

Wednesday 25 January 2012

Asking Alexandria @ The Forum

Asking Alexandria @ The HMV Forum, London

Wednesday 05 January 2011

Asking Alexandria – O2 Academy, Islington

Sometimes, it is imperitive to keep an open mind. Frustrating as it is to read ‘this isn’t usually my sort of thing’, an admittance must be made that I’m not expert on the new breed of synth-screamo/metalcore “thing” that’s doing the rounds at the moment. That said,