Tag Archives: indy rock

Flight Brigade, Centrala Space, Birmingham Friday October 25th 2019

We make our way down the backstreets of the second city’s Digbeth location. Formerly an industrial area on the outskirts of the city centre, more often now you’ll find galleries, art spaces and pop-up nightclubs. Centrala has been going since 2012, established as a place where a migrant Polish community could congregate and subsequently integrate and share their culture with ...

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Cluzo’s Globalisation Blues

Gascon duo The Inspector Cluzo has released ‘Globalisation Blues’, a new song taken from their novel new album Brothers In Ideals that’s due out in the new year. There new album will in fact be last year’s UK breakthrough album, We, The People Of The Soil re-recorded acoustically. The idea sprung from the pair recorded an acoustic set for Arte-Deezer ...

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Johnny Marr Pioneer Award Winner

Legendary Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr will receive the Pioneer Award at this year’s AIM Independent Music Awards, presented in association with Bucks Music Group. He will also headline the first ever live show, set to follow the ceremony at Camden’s Roundhouse on 3 September. Alongside his considerable solo success, with 2014’s Playland and 2018’s Call the Comet charting in the ...

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WOUNDEDSPiRiT- Taking Back Control

Imagine Blur, all tooled up, taking the train to Madchester but never reaching there, instead getting waylaid halfway in that mysterious hinterland called The Black Country. The Britpop wars not so much forgotten but ignored like yesterday’s old fish & chip paper, music is timeless there and influences eternally diverse. Say a band like that began developing songwriting skills using ...

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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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Groom Epoch – Cosmic Artifice Single

Groom Epoch have released the single ‘Cosmic Artifice’ ahead of their second album Solar Warden, that will be out on Golden Robot Records in 2018. ‘Cosmic Artifice‘ weaves guitars in a meandering shuffle, with a vocal narrative that comes on like former Soft Machine frontman Kevin Ayres in weary punk mode, or Nick Cave taking on the role of Leonard Cohen in a psychedelic ...

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Bad Touch & Mollie Marriott: Coventry Empire, 25th November 2017

Late opening their doors, the bitter cold we suffered outside isn’t warmed by the reception received within: left confuse waiting in a room with a closed bar before then being directed upstairs. As many among us appear to be here for the first time, it’s unclear if this Fawlty Towers type service is par for the course at the Coventry ...

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The Cherry Dolls – Slave Video

Melbourne band The Cherry Dolls have released another video ahead of the release of their full-length debut album Viva Los Dolls, it goes by the handle of ‘Slave’ and you can watch it here at Ramzine. For more information on The Cherry Dolls’ Viva Los Dolls at Ramzine click here.

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The Cherry Dolls – Begging You Please

The Cherry Dolls have released a new video for ‘Begging You Please’ taken from their forthcoming album Viva Los Dolls from which you are promised “An explosion of filthy primordial guitars, liquid rhythms and primal voodoo jams”. Viva Los Dolls was apparently recorded during a frenetic blast of activity while the rest of Australia was sleeping off its collective New ...

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The Cherry Dolls – Blister

With two critically acclaimed EPs under their belt and more broken guitar strings and tour damaged gear than they’d care to recall, Antipodean punk/indy act The Cherry Dolls have released new single/video ‘Blister‘ as a lead-in to the release of their forthcoming debut album Viva Los Dolls. Available on Golden Robot Records as of 24t November, Viva Los Dolls. has ...

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