News Update 1 June 2008

June 1, 2008 – 09:40

Attention UK Babylon Bombs fans and friends! The guys will be doing two last minute shows in the UK, June 4 The Limelight Club – Crewe & June 5 The Borderline – London

On June 3rd, Overloaded will be shooting a professional video at TNT’s. This is a chance to hear a sneak peak of Overloaded’s version of Ramblin’ Rose by the MC5 which was recorded a few weeks ago. Overloaded will also be performing a few songs between takes as the night progresses. Come be a part of the video. Show up at TNT’s at 8pm. This is a free event. Ages 18+ are admitted and the bar will be open. More info including address is at URL

Peppermint Creeps have announced their ‘Cover Up’ June tour dates, drop by their website for full details

Check out the Hell City Glamours myspace page to hear the first song off their new album

The nice people at S-A-N are taking Disarm out on their second No One Gets Out Alive II tour. The guys own tour dates have been a bit slow getting sorted, however, dates throughout June, July and August have been posted on their myspace, keep watch for future dates. ‘Bark. Bite. Scream.’ is also now up on their myspace page, the album will be released by Imprint Records on 21st July

Army of Freshmen’s new album ‘Above the Atmosphere’ will be released on ITUNES and all digital stores worldwide on June 17th, but they want their hardcore fans in the USA and UK to be able to get it even sooner. So first off it will be available at EVERY single show on the United Kingdom Tour, and before friends in the USA send an onslaught of “you don’t love us anymore”, the guys are doing pre orders (USA only) that will ship on the first day of the United Kingdom Tour. All you have to do is send $15 via paypal to EMAIL. Your CD will ship on June 2nd but hurry and act fast as any CDs not ordered before June 2nd won’t ship until the release date

SPiT LiKE THiS are delighted to announce two huge major developments. SLT have taken on a Manager – Gary Raymond from RTB Management. Gary is also the manager of Koopa, the Punk trio who, last year, took the industry by storm by being the first ever-unsigned band to enter the UK Top 40. They have also taken on an Agent, Richard Smith at Nice Idea Productions Ltd. All future bookings will be made via Richard and, more importantly for SLT, you should see them on some impressive bills supporting major bands in countries around the world

Bowling For Soup’s first full-length live release, ‘Live & Very Attractive’ is the best live package anyone will release this year. Recorded at Manchester’s Apollo Theatre, October 2007, during the bands hugely successful ‘Get Happy Tour’! To celebrate this CD and double DVD audiovisual feast Bowling For Soup are offering all their fans the chance to purchase an exclusive Bowling For Soup ‘Home Delivery’. A bundle of exclusive BFS goodies including a limited edition box set of the ‘Live & Very Attractive’ release delivered straight to their door. For a limited time only Bowling For Soup will give one lucky fan the opportunity of a lifetime! The winner of a special competition will travel, all expenses paid, to an exclusive set of gigs in the UK and experience everything a BFS show has to offer! Runners up will also receive a series of great prizes including tickets to see the band perform at the O2 Wireless Festival and free, signed ‘Home Delivery’ bundles! ‘Home Delivery’ Bundle Competition Details! Pre-purchase your very own Bowling For Soup ‘Home Delivery’ by June 30th and you will offered the opportunity to sign up for their exclusive competition. The lucky winners will be announced on July 1st via email and have to be available on the respective dates of each prize. Please Note: To enter the competition you must be available on the 6th & 7th July. Any entrant under 18 years of age must have permission from a parent or guardian. Anyone under 16 years of age who wins tickets to either performance must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Due to the time between the announcement of the winners and the date of the band’s performances, all winners will have 48 hours to accept their prize upon notification. All entrants will be notified of this decision on July 1st 2008 via a respective email whether they have been successful or not

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