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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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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 [...]

25 February 2014 ~ Comments Off

Pull the Plug EP, re-release and stream

In 2009, when only Frankie Stubbs knew how to play acoustic punk, we released our acoustic endeavor “Pull the Plug”. This EP is currently sold out. But when screen printing the covers back then we fucked up. 38 times. Therefor we have 38 EPs left without a cover. To solve this we made a rainbow of new/limited/one-off [...]

31 January 2014 ~ Comments Off

Spring shows

After an extremely busy period last year, we started this year a little more relaxed, working on new music. But all quiet things come to and end, we are lining up more and more new shows! April 11 NL Middelburg, Bar American. w/ Flatcat, March, Scallywags. FB event April 19 GER Paderborn, 15 Jahre Horrorbiz [...]

31 December 2013 ~ Comments Off

2013 was a ridiculous year!


I hope you all had a great year? We did, doing so many fun things. Just to name a few: We recorded and released our new album “Perspectives & Objectives” in August. Next to cooperating with new friends such as Suburban Records and A-F Records we recorded the album partly ourselves in the beginning of the [...]

05 November 2013 ~ Comments Off

Rest of the year shows

Whether you are in a band, or whether you like to check bands, live shows are what matters most. We have lined up our shows for the rest of the year below: November is packed and for December we’re still looking for a nice addition. We will be hitting Germany, France, the UK and Belgium, [...]

10 October 2013 ~ Comments Off

UK Shows in Nov, Dec with Sweet Empire

After having done a short UK-run in September with Timeshares and Dividers, we’re very happy to announce another trip across the canal. This time we’ll be joined by our friends in Sweet Empire, playing shows in England as well as our favourite festival in Scotland: Book Yer Ane Fest. Dates below. UK Tour Dates with [...]