Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

Editor of RAMzine - Creator of content - Chaser of Dreams. Lover of Cats, Metal, and good ol Classic Rock. \m/
Axl Rose

Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses exploded onto the rock scene in the 1980s and went on to dominate the music world for the rest of the decade and on into the 90’s. The band was formed in LA and was fronted by one of the wild men of rock – Axl Rose, backed up by the mysterious Slash on lead guitar, additional ...

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RAMzine Issue 19

RAMzine Issue 19 – Download Festival, Avenged Sevenfold, The Bronx

RAMzine Issue 19 is out now featuring our gigantic review of Download Festival. From the kennel (Dogtooth Stage) to see Scouse metallers Loathe, over the main stage to see Guns N Roses, we ensured we covered all bases. We even took some time to pop backstage prior to Avenged Sevenfold’s set for a catch up with Zacky Vengeance. Earlier that ...

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Chandrian Kill

‘I Collide’ by Chandrian Kill | #NewMusicMonday

This Monday we bring to you the new lyric video from new UK band Chandrian Kill, a two-man metal project leaning towards melodic and djent spheres. ‘I Collide’ is the first track off the band’s forthcoming EP Bring Out Your Dead which is set for release on September 7th via Bar3 Records. Taking the listener through phases with their atmospheric tones, it still has ...

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Good Charlotte

Good Charlotte release video ‘Actual Pain’

Having just played a great show at Slam Dunk this past weekend, Good Charlotte seem to be back on top form. The band have just released new video ‘Actual Pain’ which showcases a modern touch on a classic emo band, and this one is certainly emotional! The new album is said to talk about “themes of trauma, pain, and loneliness”. ...

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Vain Galen

Premiere: Vain Galen’s Biography of a Stickman

RAMzine is pleased to publish the exclusive premiere of Vain Galen‘s new video ‘Biography of a Stickman’. The track was first aired on Hard Rock Hell Radio last week, and we look forward to seeing the band live at this week’s Breaking Bands Festival in Bromsgrove. Vocalist Wayne Houchin tells us “The track is about re-evaluation, realisation, the anger that comes with ...

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RAMzine Issue 18 - Gene Simmons

RAMzine Issue 18 | Gene Simmons, Coldbones, Hammerfest

RAMzine Issue 18 is out now featuring rockstar, businessman and KISS legend Gene Simmons. He talks to us about The Vault which is a monumental collection, a 50-year time capsule of tracks, including some pretty awesome features. Gene tells us “This has never been done before. It’s the largest box set of all time. It is literally 150 of never before released ...

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Axl Rose

How Much Bigger Can This Guns N’ Roses Thing Get?

If you found a rock fan who’d been in a coma for three years and asked him to look back at what Guns N’ Roses has been up to since 2016, he likely wouldn’t believe what he saw. It’s been an absolutely incredible revival, and one that not many saw coming and no one saw being this successful. Earlier this ...

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Download Festival 2017

Download Festival Goes Green with new ‘Eco Camp’

This year’s Download Festival will feature a brand new ‘Eco Camp’ hosted by Greenpeace. The camp is located amongst ancient oak trees surrounded by wildlife and will fit up to 3000 festival-goers. You are able to stay in ‘Eco Camp’ at no extra cost with a regular ticket, however, you must pre-register to stay there and must be willing to ...

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WARD XVI

WIN tickets to Amplified Festival with WARD XVI!

WARD XVI have given us a pair of weekend tickets to Amplified Festival along with a signed CD and t-shirt to give away in support of their new single ‘Cry Of The Siren’. You may have seen these circus themed goth rockers at Bloodstock last year, later this year you will be able to catch them on G Bar’s Stage ...

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sumo cyco

WIN Sumo Cyco VIP Passes / Tickets / Gloves from music video and more!

They’re back! That’s right folks, our favorite Canadian dancehall-punks Sumo Cyco will be returning to the UK, with acclaimed UK rock act Skarlett Riot joining them across the 12 dates. To celebrate we have a mighty competition for you! Up for grabs is… – 2 tickets to any Sumo Cyco UK show. – 2 VIP passes to Sumo Cyco pre-show acoustic performance ...

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