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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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The Tubes – November 2017 UK tour

The Tubes return to the UK this November for six club dates, plus five arena concerts supporting Alice Cooper. “We’re thrilled to return to the country that started it all for us,” said The Tubes’ frontman Fee Waybill. “I embrace my British heritage; the beer and the fish and chips and the best rock and roll fans in the world. The tour will be ...

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The Damned announce 2018 UK tour

Smash it up… Quick quiz: Which punk-rock band were the first to release a UK single, UK album, and officially first British band to be called ‘punk’? If you answered ‘Sex Pistols’ – you are wrong. The Damned aren’t only the original British punk rockers, but the orignal goth punks, and they have just announced a lengthy UK tour for ...

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Turbobier – Das Neue Festament

Review: Turbobier – Das Neue Festament

When I think of Austria, I think of the history, the landscape, Sigmund Freud, the beauty of the place, oh, and some small known guy called Schwarzenegger. Most importantly though, I know it for beer. Now I have something new to think of, Turbobier. I may not know any Austrian, but when a band has a name like that and ...

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The King Blues Sign Worldwide Deal with Cooking Vinyl plus UK Headline Tour Announced

October is looking like the season for thrills as Brit punk rocking poets The King Blues have just announced their signing to indie label Cooking Vinyl in a worldwide deal. The London based quintet are currently finishing up writing their forthcoming album which is set to drop in early 2017. Frontman Itch had the following to say on the matter: ...

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RAMzine's Neale and Lottie join Lawnmower Deth at Bloodstock

Interview: Lawnmower Deth at Bloodstock 2015 (Audio)

You’ve heard of the wall of death, you know the circle pit of death, everyone has caught a crowd-surfing band member – but have you ever performed the hokey-cokey at a metal gig? If you saw Lawnmower Deth at Bloodstock this year, you know you have! After their surprise comeback in 2008, odd-ball thrash-metal legends Lawnmower Deth have been popping up ...

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Save Me Now – New Billy Idol Single & Tour Due

Billy Idol releases his new single ‘Save Me Now’, taken from his recent new album Kings & Queens of The Underground on 13th April. He has also announced new UK tour and European tours following the success of those held in the latter part of 2014. Beginning with shows at the UK’s Isle of Wight and Download Festivals, the tour also includes ...

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Review: Billy Idol – Kings & Queens of the Underground

Almost a decade’s been and gone, in the cheeky wink of an eye, since Billy Idol last released an album, and while the fistful of hit singles like ‘White Wedding’ and ‘Dancing With Myself’ that made him a global hit still sound as fresh today as ever, surely the lad born William Michael Albert Broad is now himself haggard and ...

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Billy Idol – You Can’t Break Him Down!

October sees the release of ‘Kings & Queens Of The Underground’, the first new album by Billy Idol in almost a decade.  Released on Idol’s own BFI Records, via Kobalt Label Services, it is produced by Trevor Horn, with two tracks by Greg Kurstin, and including the debut single, ‘Can’t Break Me Down’. From punk pioneer to global superstar, William Michael ...

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