Author Archives: Paul H Birch

RAMzine Senior Writer - Writer of fiction, faction and fact, has edited several newsstand magazines. He declares himself a hack for hire but refuses to compromise on the subject of music.

Sons Of Apollo Grooving as they Fall

Sons Of Apollo has released a new single from their new album MMXX that’s due out 17th January. The five minute track goes by the handle of ‘Fall To Ascend’ and distinct from the band’s previous more euphoric sounding single ‘Goodbye Divinity’ that when listened to accompanied by its office video here at RAMzine is a psychedelic grooving metal grunge ...

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Byford’s Backstreet Confessions

Biff Byford has released the second single and title track from his debut solo album, School of Hard Knocks. The Saxon front man has also released a video to accompany the single, wherein he relates the experiences of growing up in a Northern working-class background and the choices he made to climb rock’s ladder towards fame and glory. Visually we ...

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PSSR Get Busted

Watch out for PSSR a band with affiliations to act as diverse as Guns N’ Roses, The Allman Brothers and The New York Dolls! Apparently, fans of AC/DC, Aerosmith, Motorhead and The Stooges will find equal pleasure in their music, the band having signed with Golden Robot Records, and their first offering being the single ‘Busted’. “‘Busted’ is one of ...

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Johnny Casino’s Ghost Ships

Johnny Casino, the founding member and songwriter of Australian rock ´n´ roll band Asteroid B612, has more recently been living on the Mediterranean, and focussing on a solo career. To that end he’s just released a cover of the Chris Bailey/Saints song ‘Ghost Ships’ as anew single. The song harks back to the heartland; a deep and soulful rock track ...

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Fruity American Gluttons

Jacksonville, Florida, heavy rock/metal band American Glutton has released the title track from their latest album Fruit Will Rot as a single. Featuring veteran performers in the form of singer Raven Cain, a solo artist in his own right, guitarist Tommy Harrison (Dogs of Pleasure) , bassist Dani Harrison (The Hippie Werewolves), and drummer Kirk Ferguson (Conflict of Interest) Fruit ...

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Anchor Lane’s Casino

Available from all major digital and streaming services is the title track from Scottish rock band Anchor Lane as the secondsingle to be lifted fromtheir debut album Casino that will be officially released Friday 31st January next year. The album’s title is a metaphor for the ever-changing music industry,” explained bass player Matthew Quigley. “We called the album Casino because ...

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Face Without Fear Delivers

New Jersey industrial metal act Face Without Fear has  released a new single, going by the handle of ‘Deliverance’ alongside an accompanying video. Guitarist Tripp Eisen, previously with both Static-X and The Murderdolls first demoed the song back in that former band. With frontman Kenny Mantis’ help it’s been updated and supercharged. “I am the real thing, won’t you breathe in me, remove ...

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Riley’s LA Guns

With more lineups changes than hot dinners have been spewed back up again on the Sunset Strip, 30 years down the road, LA Guns are going strong… Both versions of the band! Formed by guitarist Tracii Guns and bearing his name (a moniker that also still lingers in Guns ‘N Roses) but with the rights to the band name seemingly ...

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Anvil were Nabbed In Nebraska

Canadian heavy metal band Anvil got busted, back in the day when they were touring in Nebraska and they’ve since wrote a song about it and recorded it for their upcoming album Legal At Last that will be released through AFM Records on 14th February. That song goes by the handle of ‘Nabbed In Nebraska‘ and they’ve released it as ...

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As One – The Brothers Of Metal

Sweden’s Brothers Of Metal has just released ‘One‘ as their latest single taken from their forthcoming new album Emblas Saga, out 10th January through AFM Records “’One’ is a true Viking hymn written deep in the dark woods of Birka,” stated the band. “A tale of lost hope, a meady and darkened mind of a long-lost forgotten hero, and his ...

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