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RAMzine Issue 24

RAMzine 24 | Download Festival, Clutch, Footprints In The Custard

RAMzine Issue 24 is out now featuring this year’s gathering of the rock gods, Download Festival. Read though our annual big review. We catch up with Dan Maines of Clutch to talk past ‘normal’ jobs, bands houses and The Weathermaker Vault Series. We also review the fifth installment of Breaking Bands Festival, a festival that support underground bands, and Footprints In The ...

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Hellfest 2019

Review: Hellfest Open Air Festival 2019 (France)

Through the years we’ve seen a lot of great bands headlining at international festivals, every new season there are less bands able to properly head the next editions without repeating or having to lower the level and hire secondary bands. Just a few chosen can reach Hall of Fame status, and they show several reasons for this… with Kiss, we ...

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Inspector Cluzo’s Ideologies

France’s The Inspector Cluzo will play the Download Festival on Saturday 15th June at, on the Zippo Encore Stage. They will be sharing the stage with renowned hard rock acts such as Halestorm, Stone Temple Pilots and Three Days Grace. The Gascon duo toured the UK with Clutch at the tail-end of last year and followed this with dates in ...

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Clutch Brixton 2018 Dec

Clutch deliver a spectacular performance at Brixton Academy

Starting somewhat gently, Clutch have hit the UK with two bands of European flavour that bring something a little different to the mix, flying the flag for the French, are the somewhat politically charged folk sounding The Inspector Cluzo, for the Germans, the desert rock sounding The Picture Books. Both bands consisting of nothing but two members. First up came the ...

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Clutch – Book of Bad Decisions

It may not have been long ago, but it feels like forever since their last release, Psychic Warfare. It was short and sharp, our reviewer back then on release didn’t find himself much of a fan. Sometimes it is hard being a reviewer, but we all have to be honest with ourselves and everyone else when it comes to us ...

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Clutch announce details of new album ‘Book Of Bad Decisions’

Maryland rockers, Clutch, have announced their twelfth new studio album is to be called Book of Bad Decisions, and will be released worldwide on their own label (Weathermaker Music) on September 7th 2018. The album, consisting of 15 new tracks, was recorded at Sputnik Sound in Nashville, was produced by Vance Powell, and whichever format bought on (CD, black vinyl, ...

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Clutch reveal UK tour dates and tease new album

Maryland rockers CLUTCH, have revealed they’ll return to the UK this December, following the release of their new studio album. Neil Fallon says “We wrapped up recording the latest record a couple of weeks ago in Nashville with Vance Powell. We are really really pleased with it. No title yet… still trying to figure that out. It’s kinda like naming ...

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Clutch announce Winter UK tour

Groove-rock kings Clutch have revealed a bunch of UK dates for this December. On the heels of their Reading and Leeds Festival apperance, the group have announced they will be playing four UK shows bringing some killer supports with them. Valient Thorr will act as main support for the dates with Lionize as openers. Check out the dates below: 15.12.16 ...

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Live: Clutch at The O2 Brixton Academy

Maryland’s band Clutch have been touring across Europe recently, and stopped off in London last Saturday to deliver another of their animated and tight performances. The lead singer Neil breaks the ice with an expression of amazement towards his crowd. “Holy cow” he shouts, as if he didn’t expect such a large turnout. In fact they had no choice but ...

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Review: Clutch – Psychic Warfare

Clutch are now a much loved institution that rank among the very best of the rock scene. From an album output that most bands would die for, to being one of the best live bands around. There is a very good reason to rate Clutch so highly and to be drooling in anticipation of any new material. When you boil ...

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