Song of the WeekSeptember 30, 2008 – 13:34

Toxic Heart - Ride Your Life (check out the player to the right hand side of the page)

ReviewsSeptember 29, 2008 – 13:06

One:Day:Life – Heroes, Hoods and Headphones
Pretty Suicide – Pretty Suicide 3 Track EP
Strip Sunset – 2 Track Demo
Diamond Sins – Live @ Bar Enigma, Adelaide, Australia (April 08)
Duff McKagan’s Loaded/The Loyalties/Riot:Noise – Live @ Academy 2, Bristol, UK (September 08)

ReviewsSeptember 24, 2008 – 12:37

All the Way Rider – The Eagles Revenge
What’s Eating Gilbert Grape – A Blue Image

Song of the WeekSeptember 23, 2008 – 12:58

Drugdealer Cheerleader - Gimme Some Love (check out the player to the right hand side of the page)

NewsSeptember 22, 2008 – 11:51

New Peppermint Creeps Merchandise: The Final Video Collection (DVD)… Turning Japanese, Let Your Voice Be Heard, Broken Dollz, Heartbleed, Fuck Off & Die, Walk (Live) and Just Another Day! Plus Traci Michaelz Memorial Tshirt… one of the last drawings he did of himself! Go to URL

Swedish punk rockers Millencolin will embark on a UK tour in September 2008, in support of Machine 15 – their latest album and the first one since 2005’s Kingwood. Machine 15 is out now on Burning Heart / Epitaph Records

Imperial Vipers released their new single ‘Check This’ today and need you to get behind them and help put British rock music back where it belongs. The single is now available at URL and URL. There are 2 formats to choose from – a CD single and 7″ clear vinyl which is a thing of beauty and definitely one for the collectors. Even better is that you can buy both in a bundle, which costs 1p more than the CD alone. To listen to the track and see the very sexy video and for any more info go to URL

The new Tigertailz single ’I Believe’ is released today Monday 22nd September and available from iTunes (digital download only). The single is being used to launch the Amser Justin Time charity in memory Pepsi Tate who tragically died from Pancreatic cancer last year. The song only costs 79p so if you could buy/download the single this week they would be very grateful. To find the song on iTunes navigate as follows: 1. Search on ‘tigertailz’ 2. When the results are shown there will be a panel on the left saying ‘ARTISTS AND MORE’ 3. Click on ‘Pop’ in there and the single should be displayed. The video for the single has just been released on You Tube.  Please take a look. All sales of the single will go to raise money for the new charity

AntiProduct Info: “I know we’re a few years early (but aren’t we always?) but we’re all but giving it away now to make room for the new AntiProduct LP and canned food rations.  These special prices will only last for a limited time so CLICK HERE and visit a world of bargains. Also, we’ll send EVERY ORDER a free mp3 from the new as yet to be named LP.  How can you go wrong?”

After a year and a half of non-stop touring across the US with the likes of Motion City Soundtrack and Sherwood, as well as their first shows in the UK and some Higher-mania in Japan, The Higher has entered the studio with On Fire producer Mike Green (Paramore, the Matches). Scheduled for release early next year, the yet-untitled third record from the Higher promises a whole new glimpse into the band

To gain a little insight and peer behind the scenes of I Am Ghost’s forthcoming album ‘Those We Leave Behind’, look no further than the following clip documenting their time in the studio at the following locations: You Tube; Epitaph. Also, make sure you check out a new track off the album itself. The song is called ‘Bone Garden’ and you can access it in these two places: URL and URL

Mad Butcher Records release Dipsomaniacs – Gambrinus CD. The band, formed in 2007 features current and former members of The Angelic Upstarts, Red London, Red Alert, Leatherface and The Pits. Heavily influenced by The Clash with a healthy mixture of Punk, Rock and New Wave, The Dipsomaniacs sound could best be described as a cross between a riot and a robbery! Check out the following links: Real, MP3

If you go to iTunes right now, there’s 2 little Butch Walker gems (ships in a bottle and the weight of her) you can download from his new record Sycamore Meadows (available 11th November)

NewsSeptember 17, 2008 – 11:30

Epitaph Records is proud to announce the signing of pop-punk’s most notorious band, New Found Glory. The steadfast rockers are currently wrapping up the recording of their seventh studio album due out in spring 2009.  Watch the band’s video announcement here URL. Stay tuned for upcoming announcements about New Found Glory’s new album in the coming months. And be sure to check out the bands myspace for upcoming tour dates (incl. the UK)

Fading Ways Music Store News: The Wildhearts: Live in the Studio – a film by Tim Smith is coming this October! The Loyalties long-awaited vinyl LP album is finally on its way to their label from the Czech manufacturer! So those of you that have ordered them with near-infinite patience shall soon be rewarded… not only that, but the split 7″ with Duff McKagan’s Loaded is now also available for ordering for a Sep. 19th delivery. Order now at URL

The (International) Noise Conspiracy To Release The Cross of My Calling November 17 on Burning Heart Records. Exclusive Free Download “I Am The Dynamite” available now at URL

High-achieving US rockers Shinedown are headed to the UK and by way of an introduction to the British public before the shows, they’ve made a digital bundle of 4 MP3 downloads and an exclusive video of the band discussing the new album available for free

The Tattooed Millionaires beloved tour bus was impounded by the city of LA. They need to raise $1000 to get her out. Please donate a dollar to the cause and help keep TM alive. $20 donation gets you their 1st CD, $50 donation gets you their 3CDS, $100 donation gets you their 3CDS + the upcoming new one. Please donate via Paypal.com

Song of the WeekSeptember 16, 2008 – 10:53

Wasted Jack - Nightcrash (check out the player to the right hand side of the page)

NewsSeptember 14, 2008 – 10:37

Hollywood Teasze have just announced plans for a tour of Italy for this coming October. “We want this to be a real success and therefore want to promote the forthcoming tour as much as possible. It is for that reason that we are currently working hard on “pre- promotion” for the tour.” The band will be bringing their over the top stageshow. A barrage of light, colour and sound, and of course, playing songs from their two classic albums “Glamdolls in Toyland” and No Flakes,” along with new material and a few surprises too! The upcoming Italian tour will hopefully take in favourite past haunts of the band, as well as adding new destinations to the itinary. “We will be working with 2 tried and tested companies to book the forthcoming tour and plan to furnish all media with dates and venues as soon as we have them confirmed. We would seriously appreciate any help possible in promoting the tour through all media, ie: magazine, fanzine, web-zine, radio etc. Hollywood Teasze are available for any interviews, features etc in the run up to the tour and will be available also on the road for interview, feature, review. Please contact Loony Groove for any promotional material or to arrange interviews”

The Crash Moderns are in the running to be selected by MTV2 as NYC’s #1 Rock Band.  “As you can imagine, this is really exciting for us.  But now it’s all in your hands”. They need Crash Moderns friends and fans to vote for them: VOTE (voting ends on 22nd September) Out of the top 20 bands with the most votes, MTV will then select 5 bands to battle it out live at NYC’s Webster Hall on 29th September.  This live performance will be aired on MTV2 and judged by members of The Rock Band Live Tour. The grand prize winner of the battle will go on to open The Rock Band Live Tour featuring Panic at The Disco, Dashboard Confessional, The Plain White T’s and The Cab at The Prudential Center on 2nd November

The lush ladies of Civet have collaborated with Vimby to create a high quality music related reality series. And episode 2 is here! Can you say “wild road trip”? Check out this week’s crazy installment at: URL and in case you missed it, episode 1, featuring make up, break ups and new beginnings can be caught at: URL

DC4 lead guitarist Rowan Robertson has laid down guitar tracks for the new movie ‘Dirty Step Upstage’ written and directed by Amber Moelter. ‘Dirty Step Upstage’ is targeted for the upcoming Sundance and Cannes Film Festivals. Rowan is currently in the UK filming a video for the movie. For more information visit URL

The streams are in for You Me At Six’s moody new video for forthcoming single ‘Jealous Minds Think Alike’. Check it out below plus see what else is in store from the band… Youtube, Low Stream, Medium Stream, High Stream (Quicktime), Low, Medium, High (Windows Media), Low, Medium, High (Realtime)

For anyone that’s been tuned in lately to your television you may have heard a familiar song when the commercial for 20th Century Fox’s major motion picture, “The Rocker” comes on your screen. The Crash Moderns song, Pimp My Life can be heard on TV sets all across America for that cool new flick starring Rainn Wilson from The Office. For those of you who haven’t caught it yet, they’ve grabbed a copy of it from YouTube and posted on the front page of their myspace page. Many more announcements to come soon, including new live dates, brand new merch, as well as some other very cool announcements. Keep tuned…

Z Rock 2009 will be staged on April 24th and 25th 2009 at JB’s Dudley, England. Further details will be made available shortly at URL

Street punks Time Again have a brand new video available for “Outcast” off their latest Hellcat release Darker Days. Check out the provoking yet heartwarming track, the song’s message and conviction that will ultimately make it a classic, via following links: URL & URL. Time Again will be coming to Europe as part of the Eastpak Antidote tour, together with Flogging Molly, Street Dogs and Skindred

ReviewsSeptember 11, 2008 – 11:12

Rose Hill Drive – Moon Is the New Earth

Song of the WeekSeptember 9, 2008 – 12:26

Kinky Retro - Cocaine (check out the player to the right hand side of the page)