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Antillectual We're a punkrock trio from Nijmegen, the Netherlands: Willem, Riekus and Toon. We've toured and released albums worldwide since 2005. We like our punkrock political and melodic, combining the best of ’90’s skatepunk, ’00’s emo and ’10’s orgcore.

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18 June 2014 ~ Comments Off

On tour with TEN FOOT POLE in August & September

We’re very “hyper” to announce a tour with a band that made an enormous impression when we started visiting shows: Ten Foot Pole. After not touring Europe for years, we’re thrilled Destiny Bookings is bringing them back and we get to accompany them in Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Austria, Slovenia, The Netherlands and more. All [...]

05 June 2014 ~ Comments Off

Punk goes Beatz: remix for Work Horses vs Show Ponies

Beware; this is not for the close-minded! We were asked by DJ Native if he could make a remix for our song “Work Horses vs Show Ponies” from our latest album “Perspectives & Objectives”. Being real adventurers and always interested in experiments we obviously agreed and sent him the tracks needed. What came out can [...]

26 May 2014 ~ Comments Off

Review and free download “Perspectives & Objectives”

Better late than never, especially when it’s a killer review like this one: Punknews.org wrote a review of our latest album “Perspectives & Objectives”. The people who coined the term “orgcore” gave us 4 out of 5 stars and As melodic Europunk goes, this band has to be up near the top of the pile. [...]

19 May 2014 ~ Comments Off

New Dutch shows: Jera on Air, Punk = Dead, Agent Orange

A fully stuffed Onderbroek: that’s the way we like our shows, last Saturday was a memorable hometown night! This Thursday we will be playing Simplon in Groningen with our friends in Long Way Down. And we promised to do more and more “local” shows; well, here are some more new additions: June 14: Jera on [...]

15 April 2014 ~ Comments Off

Music video for Pink Print

We’re extremely happy to present to you: the music video for Pink Print, the second single / music video from “Perspectives & Objectives”. It includes a lot of rolling (and falling) fun. Thanks to Suck City Rock’n Roller Dolls for performing and Ivo van Aart for producing. Check it out and spread the word! This [...]

03 April 2014 ~ Comments Off

Stolen Riffs And Borrowed Song Titles; the outcome

Two weeks ago we started this reference challenge. We realized it was quite something to ask people to actually read and think about song lyrics. But it was fun to see people actually do it and come up with interesting (and sometimes unintended) references. Thanks for thinking along! Tim Jansen from Zuid Scharwoude (NL) came [...]

17 March 2014 ~ Comments Off

“Stolen Riffs and Borrowed Song Titles” – get a free discography + T-shirt

As you might know, there’s 2 things we love a lot: 1) using references in our songs 2) giving away things. Let’s combine! We will send a discography package (CD/LP) + T-shirt to the person finding the most intended references in our songs. You may include songs from all our albums, using both musical and [...]