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RAW was a UK bi-weeklymagazine primarily covering rock and heavy metal music, which was founded in the summer of 1988 and was published until 1996.

Poison: Cat Scratch Fever

Interview by Sylvie Simmons, RAW, March 1989

They say 'Every Rose Has Its Thorn'. Or at least POISON do in the title of their current hit single. And certainly the Los Angeles ...

Green Day: Brixton Academy, London

Report and Interview by Sylvie Simmons, RAW, 1995

Billie Joe: "People suddenly see you as this voice of a generation. And you’re kinda going, Huh? All I was doing was pulling my pants ...

Nine Inch Nails: The Story Behind The Song: 'Head Like A Hole'

Retrospective by Cathi Unsworth, RAW, September 1995

"Synth faggot," that was how Nine Inch Nails mainman Trent Reznor attempted to describe himself to a bewildered press when he first appeared supporting Guns ...

The Stone Roses – At Last!

Retrospective and Interview by John Robb, RAW, December 1995

For a band who have avoided the limelight for most of the decade The Stone Roses are still very big news. This month they tour ...

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