By Glen Bushell

LIVE: Energy / Miss Vincent @ The Booking Hall, Dover

While it may not feel like it, Energy have been a band for over 10 years. Driven by the dark tales of primary songwriter Jason Tankerly, they channel that early AFI and Nerve Agents vibe that so many miss and truthfully, they should be a far bigger band than they are. However the general populous’ […]

By Glen Bushell

LIVE: Energy / Miss Vincent @ The Booking Hall, Dover

While it may not feel like it, Energy have been a band for over 10 years. Driven by the dark tales of primary songwriter Jason Tankerly, they channel that early AFI and Nerve Agents vibe that so many miss and truthfully, they should be a far bigger band than they are. However the general populous’ […]

By Glen Bushell

Our Guide to Ieperfest 2017

Fiercely independent, Ieperfest has gained a reputation as being an important stop for many bands touring Europe each summer. This year, they celebrate 25 years of the festival, and it is set to be one of the best in their history. This year will see an exclusive performance from Hatebreed, the return of Harley Flanagan […]

By Glen Bushell

Our Guide to Ieperfest 2017

Fiercely independent, Ieperfest has gained a reputation as being an important stop for many bands touring Europe each summer. This year, they celebrate 25 years of the festival, and it is set to be one of the best in their history. This year will see an exclusive performance from Hatebreed, the return of Harley Flanagan […]

By Glen Bushell

Watch Victory Lane’s new video for ‘Said & Done’

With the announcement of Victory Lane’s new EP, ‘Louder Than Words’. the pop punk band have put together a video for their new single, ‘Said and Done’. Today we are bringing you the first look at the video below. “The story behind the new EP is varied,” says vocalist Dan Lamb. “Some of the tracks […]

By Glen Bushell

Dropkick Murphys: “It’s high time we get another go at it”

Fresh off of the back of their brand new record, tour and with a huge Glastonbury spot coming up, Punktastic sit down with Matt Kelly, skin-smasher for Massachusetts legends, Dropkick Murphys. When Michael Eavis conceived the idea of Glastonbury many, many moons ago, it’s pretty fair to say that his imagination probably didn’t include loud, […]

By Glen Bushell

PT Presents: Fights and Fires ‘Live Life Like a Tourist’ tour

We are teaming up with the excellent Fights and Fires for their forthcoming European tour. The Worcester based punk band will release their new album, ‘Live Life Like a Tourist’, on July 14th, and will hit the UK and mainland through July. Pre-orders for the album are available now via Lockjaw Records, and you can […]

By Glen Bushell

GUEST PLAYLIST: Earl Grey’s top ten German punk bands

Coming from a rich stock of hardcore and punk bands from Germany, Earl Grey are yet another excellent product of the country. As they prepare to release their new EP, ‘The Times You Cross My Mind’, they joined us to put together a special playlist. “We decided on a list of 10 Songs which shows […]

By Glen Bushell

Watch White Noise Radio’s new video for ‘Dawning’

Last month we gave you an exclusive listen to White Noise Radio’s excellent single, ‘Dawning’. It is lifted from their forthcoming EP, ‘Cosmos’. Today, we have the pleasure of bringing you the first look at the video for the single, which you can see exclusively below. “Our video for ‘Dawning’ follows a woman through the […]