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.
Inspector Cluzo

Inspector Cluzo release We, The People Of The Soil

Following a year of frenetic touring, taking in multiple festival appearances in South America and Europe to add to a touring history that covers every continent on earth except the poles, The Inspector Cluzo have launched a music video ahead of the release of their brand new album We, The People Of The Soil. We, The People Of The Soil ...

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Wille & The Bandits

Wille & The Bandits Finding Their Way

Wille & The Bandits have released ‘Find My Way’, the first single to be taken from their new album due next February, ahead of a UK tour. The Cornish band’s new album Paths will be out on Friday 1st February 2019, released by Fat Toad Records and distributed by Proper. Vocalist and lead guitarist Wille Edwards said: “I feel that ...

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King’s X

King’s X Set to Release First New Album in Over a Decade!

It’s now a decade since Billboard-charting rock icons King’s X released a new album, in part due to health issues. However, the band’s planned hiatus didn’t last long and following live appearances they have now signed a global deal with Golden Robot Records that will see their long-awaited new album released worldwide in 2019 via their partners in the USA, ...

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Selling England By The Pound in 2019

Steve Hackett has announced a 20 date UK tour to take place this time next year. As has been the manner of his recent annual outing he will devote most of the evening to a classic Genesis album on which he played guitar alongside other solo and band favourites. Fans will be delighted to learn that in 2019 it will ...

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More Classic Deep Purple Live in 2019

With his recent UK tour headlined as Glenn Hughes Performs Classic Deep Purple Live there are obviously a lot of happy promoters and venues out there following the sold-out shows and all concerned have been quick to take notice with a fresh set of concerts now planned for next year. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Glenn Hughes joined ...

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Another World with Erja Lyytinen

With a UK tour that kicks off on Tuesday November 6th at London’s Borderline, European Blues Award winner Erja Lyytinen has just released her latest single ‘Another World’. Self-released on her own label, Tuohi Records, it’s the second single, following ‘Without You’, taken from her upcoming new studio album to be released in early 2019. Written and composed by Lyytinen herself, ...

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Midge Ure – Songs, Questions & Answers

Midge Ure returns to the UK theatre circuit in early 2019 with a special concert experience – The Scottish music legend will present his Songs, Questions & Answers tour from March through to May. From boy band one hit wonders Slik to new wave punks The Rich Kids, a tour of duty with British rock heroes Thin Lizzy onto electronica success with ...

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Glass Tiger’s Alan Frew Interviewed

Canadian rock band Glass Tiger, return to the UK to play a rare concert at the University of London Union Live on Friday 19th October  and the Rockingham Festival on Sunday 21st October. Best known for their 1986 UK Top 40 hit single ‘Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone)’ and 1991’s ‘My Town’ featuring Rod Stewart, Glass Tiger celebrated their 30th Anniversary earlier this year by releasing a new album entitled 31, ...

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Cimbric Yarns From Suidakra

After 24 years of band history, Suidakra release their thirteenth studio album Cimbric Yarns on 16th November through AFM Records. Instead of their characteristic bombastic melodic death metal, the musicians offer an acoustic, ambient work that takes the audience into a mystical land far before time. Cimbric Yarns is based on a fantasy world that was created during the artwork/soundtrack collaboration ...

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Lift Your Head Up with Bad Touch

Coinciding with the release of their new album, Shake A Leg, rock band Bad Touch have launched an official music video for their brand new single. ‘Lift Your Head Up’ is the name of the single and it’s the first track on the parent album. However, the single version has been remixed for radio by Romesh Dodangoda (Bring Me The Horizon, Stone Broken).  The official ...

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