Author Archives: Neale McGeever

Contributing Editor - I'm an entertainment writer ('journalist') from the North East. My favourite bands include Slipknot, Nirvana and Ninja Sex Party... I've freelanced for the likes of Kerrang!,Closer, Front, ZOO, and many others! I'm also big in to movies, video games, live comedy and ...beer!
bfs

Bowling For Soup prove there is no stopping them after decades of touring – Live Review

Venue: Academy, Newcastle. Support: Army Of Freshmen, The Aquabats. Way back in 2013, Bowling For Soup announced they were calling it a day in terms of touring the UK. Yet it’s 2018 and they have toured almost every year since. I guess these guys just love playing live. The packed out venue also says we all love them playing live ...

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danny wright

Danny Wright releases anti-Valentine’s anthem ‘I Didn’t Like You (and I Really Mean It)’

You might not have heard of young song writer Danny Wright yet, but if you hate Valentine’s Day you may be interest in his new track his new track ‘I Didn’t Like You (and I Really Mean It)’. An anti-Valentine’s Day anthem. This track will ironically be released on 14th of Februrary. Danny Wright had this to say: “This is ...

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sumo cyco

Video Of The Week DOUBLE WHAMMY: Sumo Cyco ‘Undefeated’ and ‘Free Yourself’

A few days ago this was just going to be the new single from Sumo Cyco’s second album ‘Opus Mar’, ‘Free Yourself’, but the crazy Canucks have treated us to a whole new track and video all together with ‘Undefeated’. It goes without saying why any video by the dancehall-punks is worth watching. They are always well produced and made with ...

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Bowling For Soup unveil ‘Catalyst’ video ahead of UK tour

Less than a week until Bowling For Soup head out on the 2018 ‘Get Happy’ tour, the Texas tinkers have only gone and released a new video for ‘Catalyst’. The video is directed by none other than BFS front man Jaret Reddick, teaming up with long-time collaborator Jason Crocker as part of their new venture Banned In Texas! See the ...

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sick n beautiful

Video Of The Week: Sick N Beautiful ‘Megalomanicial’

On RAMzine, we try to bring you all the best rock and metal news and reviews from around the world. Now, ladies and gentlemen, we can bring you music from around the outer universe. Hailing from LV-426 ACHERON (answers on a postcard) are Sick N Beautiful – whose latest single is ‘Megalomaniacal’. See the video below: The band are currently crowd ...

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Motionless In White kick off the year right with the ideal goth-rock gig

Venue: Riverside, Newcastle. Date: 23/01/18. Special Guests: Cane Hill, Ice Nine Kills. Every movement in rock has that one band. That one band that all the youngsters love, but their parents HATE. The kind of band they plaster their walls with magazine cuttings of, and they constantly watch YouTube videos of (the latter is more recent of course).  In the ...

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MOTIONLESS IN WHITE

Tour Of The Week: Motionless In White

In the past few months we have brought you Video of the Week, New Music Monday, and New Band of the Week, now I present to you: Tour Of The Week. Every Sunday we will bring you our pick of a tour in the commencing week. Why not start with a bang, and tell you about one of the first ...

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myles

Myles Kennedy reveals lyric video ‘Haunted By Design’

Alter Bridge vocalist and Slash collaborator Myles Kennedy has released a lyric video fro his new track ‘Haunted By Design’ This follows the announcement of his UK tour and release of his single ‘Year Of The Tiger’, which is the title track from his first solo album. Check out the lyric video below: The album Year Of The Tiger is ...

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sumo-cyco

Sumo Cyco announce 2018 UK tour

If you are a regular reader of RAMzine you will know we are huge fans of Canadian dancehall-punks Sumo Cyco. Even though Christmas has been and gone, Sumo Cyco tours are the festive season for Team RAM. And guess what? Sumo Cyco have announced an extensive tour of the UK with special guests Skarlett Riot. This follows the success of ...

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The Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan has died, aged 46

It was sadly confirmed yesterday that iconic vocalist  of The Cranberries, Dolores O’Riordan, suddenly died yesterday aged 46. Originally from Limerick – Dolores gained success with The Cranberries in the 1990s. The band had international hits with tracks such as ‘Zombie’, ‘Linger’, and ‘Dreams’. The track ‘Zombie’ (above) has been covered by Breed 77 and sampled by Eminem since it’s ...

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