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From Thursday 24 January 2002

Take a Break

I think there’s MP3 overload heading our way… this time it’s the guys in The Break who have made a track available that’s going to feature on their new record, which is due out March 19. There’s also a list of new tour dates that the

More Ataris MP3’s

Those San Dimas superstars, The Ataris, have announced two more MP3’s for all their fans to get their grubby mits on. The song “Butterfly” that The Ataris covered for the CD entitled “Rock Music – A Tribute to Weezer” is now available to download

Wednesday 23 January 2002

Phinius Gage announce tour dates

Brighton skate-punkers Phinius Gage have just announced a mini-tour of South England, kicking off on the 25th Jan. The dates are as follows: Fri 25th Jan – High Wycombe White Horse Sat 26th Jan – London Camden Underworld Sat 2nd Feb – Portsmouth Horseshoe Sun 3rd Feb – Winchester Railway Inn Tue 5th

“I wanna be in Good Charlotte!”

All Wound Up want to be like Good Charlotte, it’s true! Or so says their mad drummer, Joe Meyer. Speaking exclusively to Punktastic, the pop-punk foursome admitted they were envious of Good Charlotte‘s success, even if Joe thought they were a manufactured band! Answering

Have even more Good Clean Fun

It seems our mates at Good Clean Fun Records have suffered an overdose of festive cheer because they have even more stuff available to all you lucky punkers. So, without further ado, here’s Matt and Tom to tell you what they’ve got: “Hi Everyone! We’ve had

Weezer say Maladroit

Rivers Cuomo and the boys have officially announced the title of their fourth record. On their website,, the boys state: “Thats right, it’s official: Weezer‘s 4th album, currently in the mixing stage and due for release in April, is entitled “Maladroit.” “This means

Monday 21 January 2002

Midtown look for revenge!

Emo punks Midtown have finally announced details of the follow up to 2000’s ‘Save The World, Lose The Girl,’ which just happens to be a Punktastic office fave. Anyway, the Midtown guys state on their website, : “Well the album is officially finished. The

Take a MP3 Break

US punkers The Break have given all you lucky Punktastic readers the chance to listen to a new track from their forthcoming LP, which is to be released on Doghouse Records. The track, ‘While We Breathe’ can be downloaded by following the link:

Limp perk up!

After what seems like an eternity, Limp are ready to return with their third studio album. The record is self-titled and is due to be released on Feb 19th. According to Honest Dons website the album is going to “offer surprises to both fans and

Sunday 20 January 2002

Atticus to release comp

Cult clothing firm Atticus is to release what promises to be a kick ass punk compilation on Side One Dummy Records. The ‘Dragging The Lake’ cd is set to hit stores on April 23 and will feature a whole host of cool bands, such as New Found Glory,