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From Sunday 07 January 2018

Bear Trade break up

North East punks Bear Trade have recently announced that they broken up. This follows the release of two EPs and two albums since 2012, with their last being their second LP ‘Silent Unspeakable’ on Dead Broke Rekerds (US), Everything Sucks Music (UK/EU) and Waterslide Records (JP). The full statement can be

Wednesday 12 April 2017

Bear Trade unveil a charming off-beat video for ‘As Long As We Have Tea’

Bear Trade are exclusively sharing their new video for ‘As Long As We Have Tea’ with us at Punktastic. “We took an hour out of band practice to film this and then I spent about 100 hours trying to outshine James Cameron’s Avatar,” explains vocalist/guitarist Greg Robson on the charmingly

Thursday 30 March 2017

Bear Trade reveal new song, ‘Family Planning’

Bear Trade have released their brand new song, ‘Family Planning’. It is taken from their upcoming new album, ‘Silent Unspeakable’, which will be released on the 21st April via Everything Sucks Music (UK) and Dead Broke Rekerds (US). The North East punks will soon

Wednesday 22 March 2017

The Winter Passing release new song, ‘Paper Rabbit’

The Winter Passing have exclusively premiered their new song, ‘Paper Rabbit’, over at Substream Magazine. The track is taken from the Irish emo/indie rockers’ upcoming new EP, ‘Double Exposure’. Produced by J. Robbins (The Promise Ring, Jets to Brazil), the record will be released on the 21st April via

Brutal Youth announce UK shows

Canadian melodic hardcore punks Brutal Youth have confirmed they will be playing a trio of UK shows next month. The band released their latest album ‘Sanguine’ last year on Stomp Records. APRIL 21 SHEFFIELD Shakespeares w/ Screw Loose, Resist, Chamber, No Witnesses + False Reality 22 MANCHESTER Manchester Punk Festival 23 LONDON The Underworld

Saturday 25 February 2017

Petrol Girls announce UK tour

Petrol Girls have announced that they’ll be going out on a UK tour next month. The shows precede their upcoming UK dates with Strike Anywhere and Bear Trade the following month. The band’s latest release is their 2016 debut album, ‘Talk of Violence’, on Bomber Music Ltd. MARCH 16 NEWPORT Le Pub 17

Thursday 16 February 2017

Bear Trade announce new album, ‘Silent Unspeakable’

North east punks, Bear Trade, have announced details of their new, ‘SilenT Unspeakable’. It is released on April 21st via Everything Sucks Music (UK) and Dead Broke Rekerds (US), and will include their new track, ‘Inglorious’, which has been unveiled to coincide with the announcement. The album comes ahead of Bear

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Manchester Punk Festival announce final batch of bands

Manchester Punk Festival have just announced their final bunch of bands to their already stacked line up. Joining the likes of Paint It Black, Strike Anywhere, Petrol Girls, Martha, Belvedere and more are the following acts: Inner Terrestrials, After the Fall, Foetal Juice, The Afternoon Gentlemen, Shit Present, Muncie Girls,

Monday 28 November 2016

PT Presents: Strike Anywhere and Petrol Girls 2017 UK tour

Having been away from Europe for seven years, we are teaming up with Visions, Ox, Livegigs,and Fuze to bring Strike Anywhere back to the UK and mainland for a headline tour in 2017. The tour will kick off on April 21st at Manchester Punk Festival, before concluding at Groezrock in Belgium

Tuesday 25 February 2014

Bear Trade post new video

Bear Trade have posted a new video for their track ‘Son of the Manse’. The song is taken from their up-coming release “Blood and Sand” which is coming out in May on Everything Sucks Music in the UK and Dead Broke in the US. You can pick up