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Glenn Hughes Ready for November Shows

Having had to postpone the second part of his Glenn Hughes Performs Classic Deep Purple Live UK tour, for health reasons, earlier in the year, the bass player/vocalist is busy preparing for some substantial UK activity this winter. His rescheduled tour takes place this November, with support slots in the form of Dead Sea Skulls and Piston for assorted shows. ...

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Roadstars UK 2019 Tour, Saturday 5th October The Flapper, Birmingham

One’s initial impression of the dirty rock with a touch of the blues blasting out on stage from five piece band Gorilla Riot is of a joyous aural collision between Humble Pie and  ZZ Top. There are three guitarists, each a lead player we’ll later find out, two adding backing vocals; the front man delivering fine smoky come gravel elivery ...

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Collateral & Piston, Friday 20th September 2019: The Asylum 2, Birmingham

The members of Collateral obviously listened to their granddads talk about how back-in-the-day Deep Purple began their live act with the aural equivalent of a train crash; Blackmore screeching notes out to emphasis the metal behemoth scraping loose from its tracks.  These young lads like the idea so much they not only deliver their opening number in this manner but ...

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 Piston Blow It Away

Cranking it up to 11, Piston release ‘Blow It Away’ a new single from their just released self-titled full length debut album that was launched last night when they played live in their hometown at The Station, in Cannock. “Blow It Away is an intense rock anthem,” said Piston guitarist Jack Edwards of the single. While singer Rob Angelico explained of the work ...

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Six String Signatures

When rock ‘n’ roll first ruled the world, it was the makers of those electric six strings whose names elicited excitement – Gibson, Fender and to a lesser degree the likes of Rickenbacker. Guitarists became renowned for playing specific brands – in the early 60s the first Stratocaster in the UK was in the hands of Hank Marvin, then Hendrix ...

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Hannah Wicklund Steps Out

Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones release their self-titled album in the UK on Friday 13th September through Strawberry Moon Records. It coincides with her Roadstars UK Tour alongside Gorilla Riot and the recently added Piston this October. 21 year South Carolina born Wickland formed the band back when she was only eight years old, drawing influences from the sixties ...

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Piston – Stand Up, Shout It Out!

As previously announced at RAMzine, British rock bands Piston and Collateral will be heading out on a co-headline tour in September, and the former named band has a new single out now to prepare fans for what’s to come. ‘Rainmaker’ is the name of Piston’s single and it’s taken from their upcoming album. It was produced by Dan Swift and remixed by Romesh Dodangoda, ...

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Piston Fire off… One More Day

It’s ‘One More Day’ from five-piece rock ‘n’ roll engine Piston having recently completed a series of dates throughout the UK and releasing their latest single, ahead of a full length album debut later in the year, and a “’One More Day’ is about learning to trust in the natural progression of life,” said vocalist Rob about the single, “We can’t turn ...

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Piston Premier New Live Video for ‘Fade Out’

Here at RAMzine, we love nothing more than introducing you guys to the newest, freshest talent out there. We discovered Midlands based rock ‘n’ rollers Piston last June (check out our mini feature here) and suffice to say we were blown away by the soul-filled swagger of this five piece’s sound. It seems we weren’t the only folks who were ...

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Piston Premier New Video For Single ‘Leave If You Dare’

What an absolute Rock N’ Roll gem this band are! Birmingham five piece Piston have recently announced the release of their new single ‘Leave If You Dare’ out on iTunes June 23rd. Check out the official video below! Vocalist Steve Nunn says: “We had a great time shooting this video, it’s going to be the start of many more to ...

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