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From Monday 23 September 2019

LIVE: Reading Festival 2019 – Sunday

While ‘British Festival Season’ often conjures thoughts of muddy fields, populated almost solely with last-minute welly purchases, this year’s Reading Festival brought only sunshine and across the whole weekend. Pulling from all of Punktastic’s very favourite genres, it’s one of our most anticipated times of

Thursday 12 September 2019

LIVE: Belfast Vital 2019 @ Boucher Fields

Belfast Vital, Tennents Vital, Vital Festival. Call it what you will, but this 17 year old Northern Irish festival – when it’s not suffering from an unfortunate hiatus or year long break – always delivers a surprisingly strong lineup. This year, the show returned to its roots

Monday 19 August 2019

Reading & Leeds 2019 Festival Preview

When it comes to world-famous festivals, the UK is blessed with more than a few – and Reading & Leeds is one of the biggest and best there is, not to mention one of the oldest. With a rotation of bands performing across the two sites over three days,

Thursday 14 March 2019

70 acts announced to play Sziget Festival

Budapest’s 7 day festival has now announced a massive 70 acts to play across the week. Headliners include Foo Fighters, twenty one pilots and The National, all of whom will be joined by the following Punktastic faves: Kodaline Johnny Marr Idles Pale Waves Coheed and Cambria Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls Gang of Youths Frank Carter and

Wednesday 06 December 2017

Foo Fighters confirm supports for UK arena shows

Foo Fighters have announced the supports for their three sold out UK arena shows in June next year. Wolf Alice, The Cribs, Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes, Slaves, The Kills and Starcrawler will support them on selected dates. Earlier this year the band released their ninth album ‘Concrete and Gold’

Thursday 12 October 2017

Foo Fighters announce three UK stadium shows for 2018

The Foo Fighters have announced that they will perform at three exclusive UK stadium shows in 2018. Having curated and headlined their own ‘Cal Jam 17’ Fest in California last week, with the likes of Queens of the Stone Age, Liam Gallagher, Royal Blood, Wolf Alice, The Kills and a host

Sunday 10 September 2017

Foo Fighters unveil new song, ‘The Line’

Foo Fighters have shared their new song, ‘The Line’. It is taken from their upcoming ninth album, ‘Concrete and Gold’, which will be released on the 15th September via Columbia Records. You can pre-order it here. They will also be playing at London’s O2 Arena on the 19th September with

Tuesday 29 August 2017

Idles to support Foo Fighters and announce London headline show

Bristol band Idles have announced that they will be supporting Foo Fighters at the O2 Arena in London on the 19th September. As well as this the band will also be playing their biggest London headline show to date at Village Underground on the 23rd November. Support comes from Life

Wednesday 28 June 2017

Foo Fighters announce London arena show

Foo Fighters have announced that they will be playing at London’s O2 Arena on the 19th September as part of the venue’s tenth birthday shows. You can view the announcement video for the show below. The band will also be releasing their ninth album, ‘Concrete and Gold’, on the 15th September

Thursday 01 June 2017

Foo Fighters return with surprise new track, ‘Run’

Foo Fighters have made a surprise return with a brand new track, ‘Run’. While no news of a new album from the band has surfaced, the tracks comes ahead of their highly anticipated headline slot of this year’s Glastonbury Festival. Take a listen to ‘Run’ below.