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Tax The Heat

Bristol rock band Tax The Heat release new album Change Your Position

Bristol, UK rock band TAX THE HEAT love creating sounds that bridge the gap between the raw energy of classic British 1960s R&B bands [think Kinks, Yardbirds, The Who] with the riff-oriented, heavy rock of modern proponents such as Them Crooked Vultures or, if you wanna go more bluesy, The Raconteurs. Change Your Position is the follow-up album to their acclaimed ...

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Live Review: Enter Shikari at Motion, Bristol

It’s rather admirable that Shikari have stuck to playing this show. Originally billed as a Download Festival ‘warm-up’ gig, the sudden illness of lead singer, Rou Reynolds, forced them to place the show on hold. As a one off show it would have been easy to have forgotten about the whole thing, but this doesn’t seem to be the Shikari ...

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the amity affliction

The Amity Affliction head to the U.K.

Four-piece post-hardcore powerhouse, The Amity Affliction, will be delivering four headline performances in the UK later this year. The band have been well received as special guests to Of Mice & Men in recent weeks and are already selling out venues in their native Australia; their UK shows in November will see them well-seasoned after what is looking like a busy year for the ...

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Live Review: The Amity Affliction & Volumes, Bristol

Volumes opened the show tonight and they certainly got the crowd going! Fans have already done a warm-up and we are only two tracks in. Fitting in very well tonight the American band (LA.) bring a great bulk of Metalcore. Vocalist Michael Barrtells addresses the crowd: “The Amity Affliction are about to come in here and destroy this whole room… promise me ...

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Hit The Deck 2014 announce first batch of acts

Hit The Deck organisers have announced the first batch of bands that will be appearing at this years festival. The acts will join headliners Brand New who were announced just before Christmas last year. This new announcement see’s the likes of Saves The Day and Brutality Will Prevail added to the line up along side Memphis May Fire, The Summer ...

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Hit The Deck 2014 confirm first headliner…

Hit The Deck festival have confirmed the first headlining act for next year’s edition of the festival. Long Island’s Brand New will be headlining the two days of the festival which are set to take place on April 19th and 20th at various venues in Bristol and Nottingham respectively. Check out the first bit of festival artwork below! Organisers have ...

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Festival Feature

RAMzines Map of UK Festivals 2013

Festival season is on its way and there are a lot of great festivals happening this year! Its time to start planning which ones we are going to, to make this slightly easier we have compiled a list of all weekend and day festivals that include Rock and Metal music across the UK. Check out the MAP to look for ...

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