NewsApril 30, 2009 – 10:56

Check out the official video for Placebo’s upcoming single “For What It’s Worth”. The track is released on June 1st and is taken from the band’s new album “Battle For The Sun” which will be released on June 8th

30 Seconds To Mars End Legal Drama By Rejoining EMI. Jared Leto tells fans that ”reuniting is the best route for the music” as the band resign with former label

Fake Problems will be bringing their raucous live show to the UK prior to their previously announced dates with the lauded Frank Turner. Kicking off with slots at Reading and Leeds festival at the end of August, this band of exuberant Floridians play a one-off UK headline date at Brighton Freebutt in August before heading out to mainland Europe and then returning back to the UK in October

It’s with great sadness that Decadence announce that this Saturday (2nd May) will be the last Decadence at Trash Palace (11 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1). This is due to yet another central London venue having been sold and from next week will change it’s name and become a Chinese karaoke bar! So make sure you get down this Saturday for a last rock-out. Doors will be open from 10pm – 4am, and admission is just £4 for members, £5 with a flyer and £6 without. The bar stocks Kopparberg pear cider and sells pints of Snakebite for just £3.70! They’ll be taking a week off next Saturday, but will be opening at their new venue on Saturday 16th May. Watch this space for more details about this closer to the time

Acey Slade will be bringing his Burlace Beauties & Leg Show Review to The Fly in New Oxford Street, London, UK on Wednesday 13th May which Acey promises will not be your average rock n roll show. Advance tickets are available now priced at £7.50 plus booking fee from URL or by phone 0844 847 2424. For more information read Acey’s blog about the upcoming tour

Underoath video blog their time in Europe (Deutschland, Austria, Italy & Switzerland, Belgium and England), plus the band’s new video for single ‘Too Bright To See, Too Loud To Hear’ was premiered globally on MySpace last week and picked up an astonishing 100,000 views within its first 24 hours online

NewsApril 30, 2009 – 10:27

Eureka Machines – Everyone Loves You (Single)
Mike Gatto – A Guilty Kind of Pleasure
Ocean Bottom Nightmare – We Are Serious

NewsApril 29, 2009 – 06:41

Hansel have just uploaded their new video clip on Youtube, make sure to check it out

Electric Boys will perform at the Sweden Rock pre-party on the 27th of May at Debaser in Stockholm. Go here for more info

An update on the Zombina and the Skeletones UK tour, it’s still a work in progress but they’ve already got some great dates lined up. They’ve asked for anyone who lives in any of the towns they’re playing and fancies doing a spot of street teaming to get in touch! Also, if any promoters would like to add to their list of dates, please contact email on the double. Here’s a link to their new video, Evil Science

Steevi Jaimz – My Private Hell. Released May 25th, through Cargo/SCS Records

Terrorvision: How To Make Friends and Influence People: LIVE. Exclusive Limited Edition instant tour CD, only available from Concert Live! Terrorvision also played rare B-Sides and classic hits on their UK tour and this exclusive 3CD set comes with an instant photo disc featuring 20 exclusive shots of the band taken backstage before the gig and live on stage during the show

This May sees the return of USA Hard Rock band The Black Mollys to the UK! The band features Tory Stoffregen (Enuff Z’Nuff/Bulletboys), Randi Scott (Enuff Z’Nuff/Supermint) and Rob Lane (BulletBoys/Teenage Casket Company). For more info visit URL. A brand new compilation CD of the bands first two albums with the working title of ‘One Man’s Treasure Is Another Man’s Trash!’ will be released through TrashPit Records this summer

Division Promotions are proud to announce Rancid as the latest addition to their roster. Rancid return with their first album in six years ‘Let the Dominoes Fall’, release date 1st June 2009. ‘Last One To Die,’ the first single from the new album, can be heard now at the band’s MySpace page

Skeptic Eleptic announce new shows, check URL for full listings

Check out the new Peppermint Creeps song “In Hell” and “Just Another Day” at URL

Johnny Jetson of Tattooed Millionaires wants to give you the heads up that their 3rd album, “The Power Of Rock And Roll Can Change The World” has been completed and is now available for a limited time on compact disc. The only way to get a copy is directly from them, either at one of their shows or through mail order. It will be available for download through iTunes in just a couple of weeks. To celebrate this milestone they are giving you all a free download of their song “I Wanna Give It To You”. Simply head over to their Reverbnation page to download your copy of the MP3. To order their new album on compact disc message them at email. They are also donating song “Papa Didn’t Raise No Soldier” to the world for as long as it turns. Every cent generated from the sale of this song will benefit veteran’s charities from here to eternity. Please buy this song today and help them help their vets and their families. Simply send $1 via paypal.com to email with the message “Papa” and they will send you the link to download a super high quality MP3 version of the song. Proceeds to benefit Fisher House

“Maeven” require drummer – support slot national tour July/August. Age 18/25 – musicianship and commitment + travelling distance to Sheffield for rehearsal – see URL for band members/details and contact either guitarist Sally or bassist Hannah to fix audition. Alternatively, contact their promoter Nicky Baldrian

As far back as he could recall, Lucas had loved seeking out the unexpected and the bizarre. Anything that made his hair stand on end thrilled him to no end. But nothing could prepare him for what he discovered when he stumbled across the deserted carnival in the middle of nowhere. The ripped and faded banner at the front entrance, swaying lazily in the slight breeze, proclaimed this to be the Cirque de Diablo. Lucas remembered hearing whispered rumors of the carnies’ bizarre past and there were unverified stories of people entering its gates who were never to be heard from again… Follow Lucas as his journey into Darkness unfolds in the new Vampiric CD “Damnations Embrace” from Haunt Rocker, Jerry Vayne. Now Available! Only $12 +$3 s/h and get a FREE copy of his 2002 solo CD “Disillusions of Grandeur”. Go to URL and click on the “ADD TO CART” button under the CD cover. Or send $15 to Email thru Paypal

Pop Rock Heartthrobs The Higher Announce New Album ‘It’s Only Natural’ out 22nd June 2009 on Epitaph

The Ghost of a Thousand forthcoming second album ‘New Hopes, New Demonstrations’ was recorded in Stockholm’s Studio Grondahl in the winter of 2008 and will be released on 1st June 2009. Get a look behind the scenes at the following link. The Brighton rockers have also been announced as support to Alexisonfire at one of their highly anticipated London Borderline performances on 11th June, following the album’s release. Single ‘Bright Lights’ will be the first track to be released from NHND on 18th May in the midst of earlier live dates at Great Escape festival, Slam Dunk festival and support slots with Gallows

The Thermals new single ‘We Were Sick’ will be released on 22nd June 2009 (Kill Rockstars) and announce UK headline tour, check out their myspace for further details

It’s less than a week until Ginger starts his UK solo tour, but there’s still time enough to secure your tickets. It’s a full electric tour taking in material from Ginger’s myriad solo and side projects and, while he’s giving the Wildhearts tunes a well earned rest after recent touring activity, there’ll still be more sing-along, dance-along and generally have-a-great-time-along tunes than you can shake a stick at. Support on all dates comes from Tony Wright and his band Laika Dog. For anyone who can help out with local publicity, check out URL to download posters and flyers. For internet promotion, check out Iggy’s genius tour trailer, and plaster it anywhere and everywhere you can think of. Ginger has also begun an exclusive online column for Classic Rock, entitled “Ginger’s Secret History Of Rock ‘n’ Roll”, a weekly look at overlooked albums from the annals of rock

Sorry & The Sinatras release their debut album Highball Roller on the 11th May through Undergroove Records; it’s available to pre-order (with a free badge set), now at URL. They will also be touring in May, with support from Eureka Machines on all dates (except for Peterborough)

The release of Innerpartsystem’s EP ‘Heart of Fire’ is fast approaching and following a storming run on Give It A Name all across Europe, the band have posted a video blog to show everyone exactly what it was like on the road so live it through their eyes

Check out the new Enter Shikari video for new single “Juggernauts” which is released on June 1st and is taken from their new album “Common Dreads” which is coming out on June 15th. Brightcove, Windows Media, Quicktime and Youtube

NewsApril 29, 2009 – 02:58

Heaven’s Basement – Heaven’s Basement
Teaza – Teaza
Interview with Chris Laney

NewsApril 28, 2009 – 11:18

Psycho Gypsy – Dreams (check out the player to the right hand side of the page)

NewsApril 22, 2009 – 11:05

Chris Laney – Pure

NewsApril 21, 2009 – 11:53

Check out Living Dead Lights new video from their most recent show at The Troubadour

På fredag ställer Zodiac Mindwarp och Badmouth skåp på Harry B. James i Stockholm . Det vore hur kul som helst om du /ni kunde komma! Håll er gärna uppdaterade om Badmouth på vår sida. Riktigt stora saker är på gång. Var med från starten!

Giants Fall are looking for a guitarist and a singer. You need to be between 18 and 25 and able to practice in London, UK once a week. If you’re interested or know someone who is, get in touch via URL

Pre-order the new Hardcore Superstar album ‘Beg For It’ now! Visit URL and you can pre-order it right there world wide. Make sure to visit URL and URL frequently so you don’t miss the latest news regarding the album release and all upcoming summer festivals

Here it is folks, the brand new Tailz Bastard shirt. All sizes available except the girls Strappy Vests which – the ladies now have their very own Tailz Bitch shirt

Come Out & Celebrate The One… The Only!!! Traci Michaelz Memorial Show 2009, 30th May @ Key Club, 9039 Sunset Blvd, W. Hollywood. Doors 7pm. Also the Peppermint Creeps new CD “In Hell” is almost complete. The guys are also proud to announce the re-release of ‘We ‘R’ The Weirdoz’, ‘Animatron X’ and ‘CreE.P.Show’

Long-running UK rock zine Bubblegum Slut has another glam-travaganza of a new issue out this week! As well as interviews with the likes of Justin Hawkins, Backyard Babies, Britny Fox, Steel Panther, The Glitterati and D-Generation’s Jesse Malin, Issue 33 includes a 15-track free CD – all for the bargain cover price of £1.50. Bubblegum Slut are also now on the hunt for 16 more suitably sleazy bands to appear on Issue 34′s free CD, full details can be requested by contacting EMAIL

Placebo have announced they are releasing their new single “For What It’s Worth” on June 1st

New MCRACKINS releases: 1. MCRACKINS/PROZACS split 7″ (2 original songs each and a cover toon of each other) This will be released by Cheapskate Records (USA) 2. MCRACKINS/LOS DI MAGGIOS split 7″ (2 new toons each) Will also be released by Cheapskate Records (USA) 3. MCRACKINS/LOS DI MAGGIOS split CD (4 original toons and a cover toon by each band) This will be released by Dirty Witch Records (France) 4. MCRACKINS “Oddities & Eggcentricities Vol. 2″ CD – their 2nd collection of 36 out of print vinyl tracks, compilation tracks, and a handful of rare and unreleased toons all digitally re-mastered – Dirty Witch Records (France)

Ricky Warwick announces more UK live dates! Co-headliner shows with Eddie Spaghetti from the Supersuckers

Spit Like This will be doing a small tour with UK Death Punk band, Nemhain in April/May. Full details and tickets here

NewsApril 21, 2009 – 09:54

The A-Gang – Here’s To You (check out the player to the right hand side of the page)

NewsApril 20, 2009 – 11:56

Backyard Babies – Live @ Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall, UK (April 2009)
Supersuckers/Nashville Pussy – Live @ Bristol Thekla, UK (April 2009)

NewsApril 19, 2009 – 05:17

Bai Bang – Are You Ready
The Boys Night Out @ The Fuel Rock Club, Cardiff, UK (April 2009)
The Chelsea Smiles – Live @ Birmingham & Bristol Academy, UK (March 2009)