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Pitchshifter break decade-long hiatus with 2018 UK tour

PITCHSHIFTER break decade-long hiatus. UK agitators Pitchshifter have broken their 10 year hiatus and announced a November 2018 UK Tour to celebrate 20 years of their much-lauded record www.pitchshifter.com. The band renowned for their energetic live shows, on- and off-stage antics, crop circles, stage invasions, and being banned, have played in 27 countries with the likes of Ozzy Osbourne, Deftones, ...

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Wishbone Ash’s Ted Turner

Wishbone Ash’s Ted Turner Reveals his New Age Soul

Voted one of Rolling Stone magazine’s Top 20 Guitarists, former Wishbone Ash founder Ted Turner would also play on John Lennon’s classic Imagine album, but for much of his life since has only periodically returned to the music world, and does so now with his new album Better Together, in collaboration with his wife, Majella. Described by fans who have ...

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Brian Downey’s ALIVE AND DANGEROUS

Thin Lizzy’s Brian Downey to tour with his band Alive & Dangerous

Due to the level of popular demand, to help celebrate the release of Thin Lizzy’s iconic album, Alive & Dangerous, surely one of THE great rock ‘live’ albums in 1978, original member and drummer Brian Downey will be playing several dates across the country in September 2018 with his band Alive & Dangerous, and they’ll be performing the whole album ...

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GHOST

Ghost reinstate Papas I,II, and III for next tour

The bizarre saga of Swedish melodic rockers Ghost continues as their latest YouTube videos reveals surprise changes to their upcoming tour. The scene, which immediately follows the reveal of Cardinal Copia, sees Sister Of Sin telling what looks like Papa Emeritus I,II, and III (sans facepaint) they are going on the road again. See below. The video shows the three ...

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Devildriver and Hank3 unleash new version of ‘Country Heroes’ – New Music Mondays

Following the announcement of their “Outlaw Country meets metal” album, Outlaws ‘Til The End, Devildriver have released a new version of Hank3’s ‘Country Heroes’ featuring Hank3 himself on vocals, alongside front-man Dez Fafara. See the lyric video below: “This record would not have meant as much to me without having Hank3 on board,” says DEVILDRIVER vocalist Dez Fafara. “He is one of the most authentic ...

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Zeal & Ardor unveil new track ‘Waste’ – New Music Mondays

After dropping eerie track ‘Gravedigger’s Chant’ on Good Friday, Zeal & Ardor now share a contrasting second new song from their forthcoming new album – Stranger Fruit. The song is entitled ‘Waste’ and is one of the tracks on the new album which is being released on June 8th in multiple formats, including CD, cassette, vinyl and digital download/stream. For ...

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Video Of The Week: In This Moment and Rob Halford unite for ‘Black Wedding’

Eccentric nu-metallers In This Moment and iconic Judas Priest front-man Rob Halford have revealed the video for their collaboration ‘Black Wedding’. This is the next single from In This Moment’s album Ritual and can be seen below: The video features Rob Halford, Maria Brink and members of ITM performing a gothic style wedding ceremony. Ritual is out now via Atlantic Records. ...

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RAMzine Issue 18 - Gene Simmons

RAMzine Issue 18 | Gene Simmons, Coldbones, Hammerfest

RAMzine Issue 18 is out now featuring rockstar, businessman and KISS legend Gene Simmons. He talks to us about The Vault which is a monumental collection, a 50-year time capsule of tracks, including some pretty awesome features. Gene tells us “This has never been done before. It’s the largest box set of all time. It is literally 150 of never before released ...

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GHOST

Ghost showcase fourth album ‘Prequelle’ in press only playback

Last Tuesday, RAMzine was summoned by the clergy of the one and only Ghost for a one-off press only listen to their infinitely anticipated fourth album Prequelle. Despite the lack of presence from Ghost visionary Tobias Forge, the newly appointed Cardinal Copia or Papa 0 (pronounced “Nil” just to make it clear), given the marble gothic setting of London’s utterly ...

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Axl Rose

How Much Bigger Can This Guns N’ Roses Thing Get?

If you found a rock fan who’d been in a coma for three years and asked him to look back at what Guns N’ Roses has been up to since 2016, he likely wouldn’t believe what he saw. It’s been an absolutely incredible revival, and one that not many saw coming and no one saw being this successful. Earlier this ...

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