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Single review: Brian Ray – Cinnamon Girl / Mr Soul

61ukpoonlul-_ss500Bayonets co-founder and all round rock and roll connoisseur Brian Ray is back with a hot off the press single Here For You. Oddly enough the song that debuts is it’s B-side: a smouldering cover of Neil Young’s Cinnamon Girl. Continue reading

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Brian Ray brewing brand new single

tempAfter a stretch of much deserved free time, Bayonets front man Brian Ray is back to work and currently working on an all new single, touchingly dedicated to some very special young members of his family. Continue reading

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Rocker Brian Ray pays tribute to musical mentor Etta James

Rocker Brian Ray pays tribute to musical mentor Etta JamesThree years after the death of ‘the matriarch of R&B’ Etta James, long time friend of the singer Brian Ray (Bayonets frontman and Paul McCartney touring guitarist) has opened up about the death of his musical mentor. Continue reading

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The Bayonets’ upcoming album recording roundup! (with photo gallery)

The Bayonets' upcoming album recording roundup! (with photo gallery)With their album set for release sometime in the next few months, The Bayonets have wrapped up the bulk of recording and are getting down to the nitty gritty of refining the highly anticipated final product.

Drummer Oliver Leiber and lead singer/guitarist Brian Ray have been joined in the studio by a rotating cast of other like minded musical monsters, including Black Crowes keyboardist Adam MacDougall and master mixer/engineer Marc DeSisto.

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Album review: Brian Ray – Mondo Magneto

Guitarist and ‘reluctant rock god’ Brian Ray has been lucky enough to play alongside some of the greatest musicians in history, but the magical Mondo Magneto is his first rocking foray into a solo career of his own. Continue reading

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And the “Brian Ray’s birthday bonanza” contest winner is…!

All you had to do to get your hands on Brian Ray’s two fantastic solo albums was answer one simple question, and finally after just over a week of being inundated with contest entries the one lucky winner has been announced!

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CONTEST: Brian Ray’s birthday bonanza

Want to win yourself Brian Ray’s two fantastic solo albums; Mondo Magneto and This Way Up? You do?! Well in celebration of Brian’s birthday both albums are up for grabs, and all you have to do is answer one simple question! Continue reading

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The Bayonets aim to achieve ‘Coolest Song In The World 2013’ title

Out of all 48 songs labelled the ‘Coolest Song In The World’ on Little Stevens Underground Garage radio show throughout the year, three of the five Bayonets singles were bestowed with the prestigious title. Now it is your chance to vote for your favorite of the many singles to be crowned ‘Coolest Song In The World 2013’. Continue reading

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Brian Ray teams up with Clic to create exclusive shades

Brian Ray, co-founder of indie rock band The Bayonets and guitarist bassist for Paul McCartney, has teamed up with glasses company Clic to create an exclusive pair of shades, and is currently selling discount priced preview bundles on his website ahead of the holiday season. Continue reading

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Back in the studio: The Bayonets get back to work!

Nearly three months after releasing their ‘final’ set of singles, the fiery Whatcha Got and the moody Big Man Down, The Bayonets have at long last headed back to the studio to begin work on what will become their first full album. Continue reading

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