Author Archives: Robert Billingham

My wife Lisa and I have our own photographiy/video company and I manage the studio we have now set up. Normally working as a couple I tend to be the review part of the team, occasionally treating my Canon to an outing when needed. I believe in being honest, fair and constructive - we owe it to all those who perform for our entertainment.! Thanks for having me, Team RAMzine.

BLACK STAR RIDERS with special guests Toseland and Leogun

At The Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton December 17th 2015 The last leg of Black Star Riders six week stint on the road was much anticipated, and was now upon the good folk of Wolverhampton at last. The second of two Christmas shows laid on by the band. A large turn-out was expected, although the hall was maybe just about half full ...

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Live Review: The Beach Boys – Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Never let it be said that RAMzine has a blinkered approach to its music coverage! We were lucky enough to be catching the inimitable Beach Boys on the third leg of a relatively short UK tour, celebrating over fifty years of their music which had them referred to, in some quarters, as Americas first, best rock band (certainly their US ...

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Snakecharmer + Daylight Robbery @ The Robin 2

Rob Billingham reviews an AOR gig which didn’t disappoint… A real treat for lovers of melodic rock was in store for anyone braving the Arctic cold which had descended on Bilston this Friday evening. I’m glad to say that the cold was a deterrent as a very healthy crowd had come through the Robin 2 doors ready to enjoy the ...

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Black Star Riders, Tax The Heat @ The Asylum, Birmingham

Finally, the much anticipated Birmingham and final leg of the Black Star Riders & Tax The Heat mini-tour had arrived. The almost oppressively warm Asylum was about to get even warmer judging by the packed venue. The good people at Planet Rock Live had assembled two of the finest bands currently on the circuit, the awesome Black Star Riders and ...

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