Our elusive Uncle Buck has tickets to give away. Make sure to “Quote” me to get my attention!
Comment with your name, email, show you want tickets to and your favorite album of 2013…
Christian Wagner on 12/12/13 - 02:08 PM
A friendly reminder that our Schematic (Dave Elkins of Mae) contest ends today. We've teamed up with Spartan Records to give away three copies of the band's album, Color (n.) Inside The Lines, on limited edition double vinyl. There will be one winner for each variant - all you have to do is enter to win. Good luck!
Ryan Gardner on 12/06/13 - 12:43 PM
The ever-generous Uncle Buck is giving away more tickets. You know what you gotta do.
How was your Thanksgiving? We have a killer round of ticket giveaways below. Comment with your name, email and favorite rapper?
Christian Wagner on 12/05/13 - 01:28 PM
We're excited to be working with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts to give away rare vinyl test pressing of their new album, Unvarnished. You can enter to win on Facebook and Twitter. Two winners (one from each contest) will be chosen at random next week.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/05/13 - 01:05 PM
The first person to reply to this thread will win a pair of tickets to see Ballyhoo! at Game Changer World in Howell, NJ.
Christian Wagner on 12/03/13 - 01:22 PM
Our mustachio'd stranger comes bearing new shows to give away a pair of tickets to.
Reply with your name, email and which show you would like tickets to.
Christian Wagner on 11/21/13 - 01:46 PM
Crystalyne and Courage My Love will be playing the Mod Club in Toronto on Friday, November 22 and we're teaming up to give away a pair of tickets. To win just leave a post in the replies and a winner will be selected within 24 hours via PM.
Deborah Remus on 11/19/13 - 04:12 PM
CBS.com is doing a "Grammy Gig of a Lifetime" competition for unsigned up and coming bands. 40 finalists will be selected by Fall Out Boy, Austin Mahone, and Emeli Sande -- and one winner being chosen by votes to perform as part of the festivities.
Jason Tate on 11/19/13 - 10:12 AM
In celebration of Terror's upcoming direct support slot on Suicidal Tendencies "Slam City" tour, we're giving away two merch packs, courtesy of Victory Records. Each pack includes an autographed t-shirt, copy of the band's new album Live By The Code, and an autographed poster. Just write a comment on this post (one per user), and we'll choose a couple of winners.

Update: We have a couple winners - Thanks for playing!
Jake Denning on 11/18/13 - 01:10 PM
Australian metalcore act Northlane are kicking off their first ever U.S. tour alongside Veil of Maya and Structures tomorrow night (dates are in the replies). To celebrate, we're giving away copy of their new CD, Singularity. Just leave a comment (one per user) on this post, and a winner will be drawn at random. Another chance to win can be found on Twitter.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/16/13 - 01:47 PM
We're giving away 2 pairs of tickets to see Park, Quiet Out Loud, Mighty Fox, Search The City, The Sun & The Sea on Nov. 30th at Rock Club in Chicago. Be one of the first two to reply and you'll win a pair of tickets.
Christian Wagner on 11/15/13 - 01:25 PM
Update: We have a winner - Thanks for playing!

AWOLNATION recently announced a 2-CD limited edition deluxe version of Megalithic Symphony that releases on November 19th via Red Bull Records. We've partnered up to give away one of the premium packages. Here's how to win - from now through Monday the 18th 12:00PM CST post your favorite AWOL concert memory and I’ll pick my favorite one then. Full details for the package are in the replies. Happy playing!
Ryan Gardner on 11/15/13 - 12:48 PM
Today we're giving away two pairs of NoiseHush BT700 headphones. These bluetooth headphones are promised to provide "impressive comfort, and intuitive controls" all while "providing superior sound quality in wireless communication and music listening." I haven't had a chance to listen to music through them yet -- so I expect the contest winners to let me know how they sound. How do you win? Post in the replies and we'll pick two lucky winners from the thread in the next few days. Good luck.

Huge thank you to NoiseHush for sponsoring this contest. You can check the replies for some photos of the headphones, and find out more information about the company making them here, here, here,...
Jason Tate on 11/14/13 - 01:33 PM
We are giving away a pair of tickets to see Paramore, Metric, and Hellogoobye tonight at the legendary Madison Square Garden. How do you win? Simply reply in this thread and one person chosen at random will win a pair of tickets.
Christian Wagner on 11/13/13 - 07:49 AM
The first person to reply to this will win a pair of tickets to see My Bloody Valentine and DIIV tonight at Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC.
Christian Wagner on 11/12/13 - 09:06 AM
We like giving things away -- so here's the deal, want to go see Relient K and Motion City Soundtrack for free next Tuesday, November 12th, at the House of Blues in Dallas? Convince me in the replies and you could get a free pair of tickets.
Jason Tate on 11/08/13 - 11:37 AM
Islander released their new EP, Pains, last month via Victory Records. The South Carolina alt-rockers brings to mind the likes of Deftones and Rage Against the Machine, and H.R. from Bad Brains makes a guest appearance on the EP. We're giveaway a merch pack from the band that includes two T-shirts, a sweatshirt, a tank top and a pre-order of Pains on vinyl (out December 3). To enter, comment below with your favorite track from Pains and why. Three winners will be chosen.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/07/13 - 04:17 PM
The suave stranger that keeps on giving is back with more giveaways.
We got a Hot Ticket this week. Pretty reckless is sold out, but you can win a pair right here with Uncle Buck. Comment below with your name, email, show of choice and favorite Third Eye Blind song…… what????
Christian Wagner on 11/07/13 - 08:20 AM
Today we're giving you a chance to win a Punk Goes Christmas bundle pack or CD. In the replies, tell us your best or worst Christmas/holiday present. 1 grand prize winner will receive the bundle and 2 winners will get a CD. It's available today on iTunes.
Christian Wagner on 11/05/13 - 10:00 AM
Hot Topic and Linkin Park have teamed up for an Instagram contest.
Christian Wagner on 11/04/13 - 01:44 PM
Another week, another slew of tickets from our handsome friend Uncle Buck with his perfectly coiffed hair.
Happy Halloween! Do anything fun last night? We have some free tickets for you AbsolutePunkers. Comment below with your name, email, show you want to attend and your Halloween costume.
Christian Wagner on 11/01/13 - 12:01 PM
Glamour Kills has teamed up with Rob Freeman to give away free studio time and a spot on an upcoming Glamour Kills sampler. Head to Rob's Facebook page for more details.
Christian Wagner on 10/31/13 - 07:45 AM
The first person to reply to this thread will win a pair of tickets to see A Lot Like Birds, Night Verses, HRVRD, and My Iron Lung at The Brighton Bar in Long Branch, NJ courtesy of Game Changer World.
Christian Wagner on 10/30/13 - 02:04 PM
We've got a pair of tickets to give away to the Alkaline Trio / New Found Glory show on October 30th in Dallas, Texas at the House of Blues. Want to go? Tell us what you're dressing up as for Halloween in the replies and I'll pick a winner later tonight.
Jason Tate on 10/28/13 - 03:37 PM
We have more giveaways from our mysterious, generous, and reportedly handsome friend, Uncle Buck.
Comment below with your name, email, which show you want to go to and any questions you have for me.
Christian Wagner on 10/25/13 - 01:42 PM
The first person to reply to this thread will win a pair of tickets to see Real Friends, Mixtapes, Forever Came Calling, and Pentimento at The Brighton Bar in Long Branch, NJ courtesy of Game Changer World.
Christian Wagner on 10/23/13 - 12:12 PM
Who wants to win a pair of tickets to the show of your choice on the upcoming Alkaline Trio & New Found Glory tour? Probably everyone. Anyways, details on how to enter and win can be found in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 10/22/13 - 12:09 PM
We're giving away a pair of tickets to see Vanna tomorrow in Columbus, Ohio. The first person that replies to this and can make the show will win a pair of tickets.
Christian Wagner on 10/21/13 - 12:21 PM
As you know by now, we're sponsoring the upcoming South By So What?! festival in Grand Prairie, TX at the end of the month. Today we are giving away two pairs of passes for the festival. Details on how to enter and win can be found in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 10/18/13 - 01:24 PM
Uncle Buck has returned with new giveaways.
Hey Uncle Buckers – how has your CMJ going? Any cool free parties? Speaking of free…. Below is a list of shows that you can win tickets to. Comment below with your nickname, email, which show you want to go to…AND your favorite Ninja Turtle.
Christian Wagner on 10/18/13 - 10:06 AM
The Blues and Greys released their debut EP, Bright Lights, this week via Wednesday Records. Listen to its title track in the replies, and then leave a comment with your thoughts to be entered to a prize pack from the band. Five winners will be chosen at random to take home a CD, a t-shirt and a screenprinted poster.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/18/13 - 08:32 AM
The first person to reply to this thread will win a pair of tickets to see A Lot Like Birds, Night Verses, HRVRD, and My Iron Lung at The Brighton Bar in Long Branch, NJ courtesy of Game Changer World.
Christian Wagner on 10/16/13 - 12:36 PM
Our friends at Broken Heart Records are allowing us to relive the golden age by reissuing some great records on vinyl. Their latest is Day at the Fair's 2005 effort, The Rocking Chair Years - which, for my money, is one of the most underrated albums from Drive-Thru Records' glory days. The vinyl release is top-notch; read my review for more details. Want to get your hands on a copy? Leave a comment here telling us why you want it for your chance to win a variant bundle - which includes all three variants as well as a special lathe cut. One winner will be chosen next week.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/15/13 - 06:10 AM
Win a pair of tickets to the NY or NJ Journey's Noise Tour featuring 3OH!3, The Summer Set, Wallpaper., and New Beat Fund by answering the pertinent question in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/14/13 - 02:03 PM
Cute Is What We Aim For is heading out on a short headlining tour this October with Turnover and Tallhart. And we decided to give away a pair of tickets to each show on the trek. To find out how to win a pair to a show near you, check out the rules and how to enter in the replies. Good luck.
Drew Beringer on 10/14/13 - 11:33 AM
Close Your Eyes' new record, Line in the Sand, is coming out October 29 via Victory Records. We're teaming up with the band to give away an awesome prize pack featuring a varsity jacket, a T-shirt, a basketball jersey and a hat. All you have to do is go to the replies and tell us why you're excited for the new album. Three answers will be selected next week.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/11/13 - 07:24 AM
Another day, another chance to win tickets to see your favorite band. Finch and Dance Gavin Dance will be playing at The Paramount in Long Island on October 13th. We're giving away one pair to one lucky winner today. Check the replies for details on how to win.
Drew Beringer on 10/10/13 - 02:57 PM
Want to win a jersey from the State Champs' "Hard To Please" video along with a test press, LP, and CD? Head here for more info.
Christian Wagner on 10/10/13 - 01:09 PM
Just a quick reminder that our contest for the new game Rayman Legends: Picture Perfect Phantasy prize pack contest ends this Friday. We've partnered up for an exclusive giveaway to allow you to enter to win quite the prize pack - full details are in the replies. Incubus founding members Dirk Lance and Jose Pasillas II teamed up with DJ Nu-Mark (Jurassic 5) and MC Slimkid3 (formerly Pharcyde MC) to do the song “Musical 4-Player Co-Op” for the game.
Ryan Gardner on 10/08/13 - 11:18 AM
To celebrate the release of Echosmith's debut LP Talking Dreams we are giving away three signed poster and CD bundle packs. The first three people to comment in the replies will win.
Christian Wagner on 10/08/13 - 11:09 AM
To celebrate the recent release of A Skylit Drive's new full-length, Rise, and their full US tour, we're giving away 3 copies of the new CD along with a grand prize bundle pack. To qualify, head over to A Skylit Drive's Facebook and write on their wall saying "Absolutepunk.net sent me!" 4 lucky winners will be chosen at random.
Christian Wagner on 10/08/13 - 08:13 AM
Righteous Vendetta have released their new album, The Fire Inside, today. The Wyoming metal band is made up of members whose ages range from 17-23. You can the stream the album on Revolver and check out the video for "This Pain" in the replies. If you like what you hear, leave a comment below. One person will win an autographed CD and a T-shirt, while a runner up will take home a signed CD. Winners will be chosen at random on Friday. One post per user.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/08/13 - 08:02 AM
Uncle Buck has an all new list of shows to give tickets away to.
Comment with your name, email you don’t really use, which show you want tickets to… and your favorite hashtag
Christian Wagner on 10/02/13 - 06:03 PM
We're teaming up today with Shop Radio Cast to give you guys a chance to win copies of Brand New's The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me on clear vinyl, Your Favorite Weapon on black vinyl and Daisy on black vinyl. To enter, just reply to this thread with a funny GIF. We'll choose the winner according to which GIF makes me happiest. The catch is that you can only submit one – so if you don't have an encyclopedic, Drew Beringer-esque knowledge of the GIF medium, make sure you use the Internet and choose wisely.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/02/13 - 07:40 AM
In celebration of the newly released Nirvana In Utero 20th Anniversary re-issue, fans can now create their own poster for a chance to win a reproduction of Kurt Cobain's Fender Mustang. The contest will be open to fans across the globe, with one U.S. first prize winner and one international first prize winner. Three second prize winners will receive a limited edition In Utero litho & uncut proof sheet, and ten runners-up will receive one of the new In Utero 20th Anniversary t-shirts.
Ryan Gardner on 09/27/13 - 06:37 PM
Bad Timing Records is teaming up with AbsolutePunk to give away three copies of their white with blue splatter second pressing of Acceptance's Phantoms to those who reply in this thread. The label is also inserting three test presses into random orders placed before Saturday, so make sure to pick up a copy.
Christian Wagner on 09/26/13 - 01:40 PM
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