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Wille & The Bandits Return with New Line-up in 2020

Wille & The Bandits return in 2020 with a brand-new line up, expanding their sound as they move from a trio to a four piece. The band will now feature a Hammond organ player, a second guitar as well as 3-way vocal harmonies when they tour afresh. Vocalist and guitarist Wille Edwards continues to lead the roast with the addition ...

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Hands Off Gretel announce ‘The Angry EP’ and 2020 UK tour.

As if 2019 wasn’t a big enough year for Yorkshire four-piece Hands Off Gretel: an epic album, a headline UK tour, a new album for front-woman Lauren Tate, they have already announced their next release – The Angry EP. The band told us in a statement this was all the songs performed live, but never released. The statement reads: “WOOP!! ...

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A Life Divided by Addiction

A Life Divided featuring vocalist Jürgen Plangger and songwriter/producer Erik Damköhler release their new single ‘Addicted‘, the second track taken from new album, Echoes, due for release on 31st January. “It was during the 80s when we first came into contact with music. At that time, I bought my first Adidas Allround sneakers, let my hair grow and played the ...

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Bad Touch Spring UK Tour

Following their signing with ITB, Norwich five-piece rock band Bad Touch has gone into their studio record to record their fourth album but during the interim announced dates for a new UK tour to take place next March/April. The 12-date tour opens in their hometown and travels the length and breadth of Great Britain. Special guests will be Cannock’s Piston ...

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Slipknot unleash video for ‘Nero Forte’ and announce Knotfest UK

2019 was another classic year for Iowa nine-piece Slipknot. A UK number 1 album, a show-stealing set at Download Festival, and the announcement of various Knotfest expansions. What better way to top off a great 12 months by releasing an epic video for the track ‘Nero Forte’, directed by M. Shawn Crahan himself. Check out the clip below: This follows ...

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Red Hot Chilli Peppers welcome back John Frusciante after 10 years

A matter of hours ago, Californa rock legends Red Hot Chilli Peppers announced they are reuniting with their iconic guitarist John Frusciante. This follows the departure of now-former guitarist Josh Klinghoffer. This was revealed via a post on their Instagram account. Frusciante confirmed his departure from RHCP in 2009, revealing he left the band a year prior. Frusciante has worked ...

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The Yellow Book Of December

Picture Ann unearth The Yellow Book of December

The latest digital single by the experimental metal weirdos Picture Ann evocatively entitled ‘The Yellow Book of December‘ is out now – just in time to ruin Christmas for all of you this year – and the tune reeks of horror and all the vile things that make life worth leaving. Boasting slightly more straightforward and simple song structures and ...

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Sons Of Apollo Grooving as they Fall

Sons Of Apollo has released a new single from their new album MMXX that’s due out 17th January. The five minute track goes by the handle of ‘Fall To Ascend’ and distinct from the band’s previous more euphoric sounding single ‘Goodbye Divinity’ that when listened to accompanied by its office video here at RAMzine is a psychedelic grooving metal grunge ...

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Byford’s Backstreet Confessions

Biff Byford has released the second single and title track from his debut solo album, School of Hard Knocks. The Saxon front man has also released a video to accompany the single, wherein he relates the experiences of growing up in a Northern working-class background and the choices he made to climb rock’s ladder towards fame and glory. Visually we ...

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PSSR Get Busted

Watch out for PSSR a band with affiliations to act as diverse as Guns N’ Roses, The Allman Brothers and The New York Dolls! Apparently, fans of AC/DC, Aerosmith, Motorhead and The Stooges will find equal pleasure in their music, the band having signed with Golden Robot Records, and their first offering being the single ‘Busted’. “‘Busted’ is one of ...

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