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.

De-Arrow Reactivated

20th Century Music continues its intention to spotlight acts and albums that failed to get the attention they felt was deserved back in the last millennium, as they re-present to the world is De-Arrow – An Australian five piece melodic rock band that were active from 1983 to 1989. Guitarist Dragan Stanic and singer Juno Roxas would go onto form Roxus, ...

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Ben Pool

Ben Poole Discusses his Dirty Laundry

Guitarist Ben Poole is currently on tour through to mid-December in support of his new album Anytime You Need Me, and has been making waves on the radio with his single ‘Dirty Laundry’ – Produced by King King’s Wayne Proctor who also play drums on the record as well as being part of the touring line-up with bass player Beau ...

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The Three Tremors

The Three Tremors

Heavy metal thunder will shriek all over the airwaves in January when The Three Tremors release their debut album on Steel Cartel Records – Fronted by former Judas Priest and Iced Earth vocalist Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens alongside Harry Conklin (Jag Panzer, Titan Force), and Sean Peck (Cage, Death Dealer), a tour is also promised. “Sean’s band, Cage, opened for Judas Priest on the ...

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Ana Popvich

Ana Popović Returns for May 2019 Tour

Following this year’s tour in support of her Like It On Top album Ana Popović will be returning to the UK in May 2019. The Serbian-born guitarist/vocalist has been playing guitar since she was 15, and under her father’s influence became a gifted blues player with the two of them playing together in Hush, recording and touring internationally before she went ...

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Marillion with Friends Live in 2019

Marillion have announced that they will return to the road in the UK and Europe in 2019 with an extended line up of musicians joining the band. The shows will feature the In Praise of Folly String Quartet plus Sam Morris on horn and Emma Halnan on flute, featured on select numbers throughout the show as on previous occasions. The ...

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The Music of Cream

Malcolm Bruce talks The Music of Cream & More

The Music Of Cream – 50th Anniversary World Tour features Ginger Baker’s son Kofi, Jack Bruce’s son Malcolm and Eric Clapton’s nephew Will Johns playing as part of a multimedia experience that continues the legacy of the world’s original super group. Ahead of their UK tour, Malcolm Bruce took time out to answer a Q & A interview for general release. So, without further ado, ...

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Gama Bomb

Give Me Leather sing Gama Bomb

Irish thrash metal band Gama Bomb have released a crime thriller themed video for new single ‘Give Me Leather’. The headbanging track is the third single from the band’s sixth album Speed Between The Lines, just released on AFM Records. The video is inspired by Italian Giallo thrillers of the 60’s and 70’s like Profundo Rosso and Suspiria, and was ...

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Powerhouse Rock Trio RavenEye Sign New Record Deal

RavenEye are currently in the Welsh countryside recording the follow-up to their debut full length album Nova while gearing up for a busy 2019. The band recently signed a new record deal that will see their highly anticipate next record released worldwide via Golden Robot Records’ partners in the USA, Europe and Japan. RavenEye founder guitarist and vocalist Oli Brown ...

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Wicked Garden

Wicked Garden – Already Gone

Las Vegas’ leading alternative rockers Wicked Garden will release their debut EP/maxi-single Already Gone on 16th November through the Vanity Music Group imprint Shock Records. ‘Already Gone’, ‘Hey Bitch’ and ‘I-15 South’ are the tracks featured on the EP, and Todd Kerns from Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators appears on the final number.  It comes ahead of their ...

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Johnny Wore Black

Johnny Wore Black in a Southern Storm

Johnny Wore Black, the band created and fronted by stunt actor Jay Coen, have released their second single from their third album, Ultra Violent Light. ‘Southern Star’ features softly sung vocals intertwined with wistful, mournful melodies evocative of a different era, giving the listener a few minutes in which to drift off and let the song take over. As with ...

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