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.

Palace Of The King – One Of These Days

Following the release of Get Right With Your Maker last year, Melbourne rock band Palace Of The King hasn’t been idle. Already working on a follow-up album they’ve just released a brand single, a new rock n roll number going by the handle ‘One Of These Days’. “Having toured all around the world visiting 10 countries and rocking some of the biggest shows Palace ...

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A Prayer For The Loud from D.A.D.

In what’s been an eight year wait for fans, Disneyland After Dark (D-A-D) has spent the last three distilling a large selection of songs that bassist Stig Pedersen described as the “cream of the crop” to unleash their latest album Prayer For The Loud. According to the band itself (Also featuring Jesper Binzer – Vocals, guitar, Jacob Binzer – Guitar ...

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Tanzwut’s Sailor’s Yarn

Guitar riffs and heavy bagpipes anyone? That’s what you get with German rock band Tanzwut who release their new album Seemannsgarn on 7th June through AFM Records. Seemannsgarn translates as “sailor’s yarn” and the album takes the listener on a journey into the world of fantasy, poets, musicians, artists and puppeteers! There are tales of both fiction and reality in songs ...

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Emil Bulls – You Should See Me In A Crown

Concurrent with the release of their new album Mixtape, Germany’s Emil Bulls drop a new single in the form of a Billie Eilish cover ‘You Should See Me In A Crown‘. Mixtape find the five man line-up giving their favourite rock and pop songs a metallic overhaul, alongside a signature sound that has made them one of the most independent, popular ...

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Steve Kilbey – When I Love Her She Sings

 Currently touring the USA with his band The Church, Steve Kilbey one of Australia’s most popular songwriters has released a new solo single ‘When I Love Her She Sings’. The song appears on his last full length album Sydney Rococo, released last year and featuring songs written over a five year period. ‘When I Love Her She Sings’ is only the ...

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Three Tremors Fly Or Die

‘Fly or Die’ is the latest video released by The Three Tremors, the US heavy metal act with a trio of hellraisers stand at the mic in the form of Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens , Harry ‘The Tyrant’ Conklin and Sean ‘The Hell Destroyer’ Peck. “This video was great to shoot on a bunch of levels,” noted Peck. First I am ...

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Valley Queen Boiling Over

Los Angles indie rockers Valley Queen release their first ever internationally available single with ‘Boiling Water’ and there’s an animated video to accompany the song out in virtual reality too. ‘Boiling Water’ is taken from their debut album Supergiant that came out last year in the USA. However, the band recently signed to Bread and Butter Records who will make ...

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Kryptos’ Afterburner

Bangalore, India isn’t high on your list when you think of heavy metal hotbeds of activity but Kryptos put a lie to that belief, having been together 21 years. This June they release their latest album Afterburner on AFM Records. The first ever Indian metal band to tour Europe, aside from festival dates they’ve supported the likes of Testament and Iron ...

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Skid Row Sign New Deal

Skid Row has signed a worldwide deal with Golden Robot Records that will see the American band release the latest instalment of their United World Rebellion records series later in the year, the first to feature their new singer ZP Theart. Armed with both a punk and metal attitude, Skid Row hit the ground running in 1988. They scored top ...

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Gama Bomb UK Dates

German heavy metal band Gama Bombplay UK dates this July in support of their Speed Between The Lines album. Released on AFM Records, Speed Between The Lines is the band’s sixth studio album and features the tracks ‘Give Me Leather’, ‘A Hanging’, ‘666teen’, ‘Bring Out The Monster’, ‘R.I.P. U’, ‘Motorgeist’, ‘Alt-Reich’, ‘Stay Rotten’, ‘We R Going 2 Eat U’, ‘Kurt Russell’, ‘World ...

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