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.
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Beth Hart Announces April & May 2018 UK Tour

Beth Hart has announced her biggest UK tour to date. The Grammy nominated singer-songwriter and her band will return to these shores for a 14-date tour of the UK and Ireland in April and May 2018. The tour will start at Dublin’s Vicar Street on Tuesday 10th taking her  through to an already sold out concert at London’s Royal Albert ...

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Topographic Drama – New Live Yes Release

During the summer of 2016, legendary progressive rock band Yes embarked upon an ambitious tour that took them through to this year. At each show, the band performed its 1980 album Drama in its entirety – for the first time ever – plus sides one and four from the 1973 double-album Tales From Topographic Oceans (their first number one album), ...

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King King – Long Time Running

King King have released new single ‘Long Time Running’ along with an accompanying lyric video. The single is taken from their forthcoming album Exile & Grace that is due out on Friday 13th October, but you can find a review in advance here at RAMzine right now by clicking here. In other King King news comes the revelation that keyboard ...

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New H.E.A.T Single – Eye of the Storm

Swedish rock band H.E.A.T have released a new music video to accompany their new single ‘Eye Of The Storm’. ‘Eye of the Storm’ is taken from their new album Into The Great Unknown, available through earMUSIC. H.E.A.T will play a short UK tour later in year, their first show being Wolverhampton on Friday 17th November. Further details can be found at ...

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NUMB – Time

NUMB have released a lyric video for the ‘Time’ a track taken from their recent self-titled debut album released on Attic Records. NUMB will be supporting Stormbringer on tour, dates are as follows: 4th Nov (Flairz Venue Bar, Hastings), 10th Nov (B2 Venue, Norwich), 17th Nov (The Doghouse, Nottingham), 18th Nov (Athletic Club, Rushden), 25th Nov (Asylum, Chelmsford), 1st Dec ...

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Blackmore's Night

Blackmore’s Night Festive & Best of Collections

Blackmore’s Night the band formed by Rainbow and Deep Purple co-founder guitarist Ritchie Blackmore with his wife, vocalist Candice Night, celebrate their minstrel rock with a Best Of collection To The Moon And Back – 20 years And Beyond that is out now and a re-mastered edition of their Christmas album Winter Carols that will be released 20th October.  Both are ...

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Joe Satriani Reveals What Happens Next

Guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani’s profile is set to skyrocket as a number of projects take flight over the next few months. These include a new instrumental album, What Happens Next, a new G3 tour over in the USA, plus documentaries and memoirs. What Happens Next will be Satriani’s sixteenth solo album and is scheduled to be released on 12th January 2018 through ...

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Saxon Release Deluxe Best of Anthology

Saxon – Decade Of The Eagle is a new deluxe anthology featuring 34 tracks, that looks back at  Saxon’s first decade as they built their reputation across heavy metal’s landscape. It will be released on 17th November through BMG. Decade Of The Eagle spans the band’s first nine albums and during which time they notched up five top 40 albums and ...

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Tarot Beyond

Berlin power metal band Tarot Beyond have had their debut album released on 20th Century Music… Twenty six years after it was first recorded! Back in 1990 Tarot Beyond were hand-picked to jump in and record at Dierks Studios when The Scorpions backed out of their then current agreement with the studio.  Accept drummer Stefan Kaufmann was set to produce ...

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Andrew Boss – Invincible

Andrew W.Boss hails from Salt Lake City in the USA, he has self-released his latest album Invincible that is said to transcend the rap metal tag; being equal parts rhymes, melody and pure brutality, Boss has been recording since 2003, when he traded studio time for weed! Weaned on a musical diet of Metallica, Korn,Tupac, Beastie Boys, Mudvayne and the like, those who ...

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