Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

VIDEO PREMIERE: Let Man Loose – Two Way Glass

Don’t you hate it when you go to a gig and everyone is on their phones, you find yourself watching through your own screen or even the persons in front, and then you need to bring yourself back to the true moment! It’s a bit of a ‘Two Way Glass’ some would say, and that some are Let Man Loose ...

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Bowling For Soup

RAMzine Issue 23 | Bowling For Soup, #DL2019, Fleetwood Mac

Issue 23 of RAMzine is out now featuring a huge interview with Jaret Reddick and Gary Wiseman of Bowling For Soup as they look to celebrate their 25th Birthday as a band later on this year. We talk about how young pop punk band Not Ur Girlfrenz ended up on tour across the US and UK with them, as well as what ...

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DL2019

Download Festival will host a range of fitness, fun and curious activities!

Gone are the days where a music festival merely features a stage, these days you can become an true Air Guitar Champion, battle Medieval Fighters, or run away with the Circus. No longer do you need to attend Download and let the fitness plan go out of the window… Introducing RockFit™, an heavy metal exercise class that will be playing hit’s from bands ...

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Parkway Drive

Parkway Drive play their biggest London Show to date with Killswitch Engage and Thy Art Is Murder

It’s February 2019 and Parkway Drive are currently on their biggest European Tour to date. Selling out in Manchester, Frankfurt, Czech Republic, Paris and Munich. They tonight face a sold out show of ten thousand people at London’s Alexandra Palace with support from Killswitch Engage and Thy Art Is Murder. We climb the steep hill that is the walk up ...

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RAMzine 22 | Within Temptation, Burdened, Uriah Heep

RAMzine 22 | Within Temptation, Burdened, Uriah Heep

RAMzine Issue 22 is out now featuring Within Temptation, Burdened and Uriah Heep. RAMzine’s Neil Mach heads to London to speak with Sharon den Adel of Within Temptation about their new album Resist. On page five we introduce you to Northern metalcore newcomers Burdened and on page seven we take a look back at The Chariot’s The Fiancée. Page eight features our RAMzine Classic where we ...

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Download Festival 2017

Download Festival adds Behemoth, Halestorm, Skid Row, Stone Temple Pilots, Sumo Cyco, Clutch and more!

Download Festival have just announced 43 more bands: Aaron Buchanan, Alcest, Animals as Leaders, At The Gates, Bad Wolves, Batushka, Beartooth, Behemoth, Black Peaks, Brothers Osborne, Cane Hill, Clutch, Coldrain, Conjurer, Crystal Lake, Deadland Ritual, FEVER 333, Godsmack, GroundCulture, Halestorm, Heart of a Coward, Icon For Hire, Intervals, Last In Line, Like A Storm, Lost In Stereo, Love Bites, Municipal Waste, ...

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High Rise

High Rise release video ‘My Solitude, Your Hope’

High Rise from South West London have released new video ‘My Solitude, Your Hope’  taken from their forthcoming  EP Endeavours which will be out March 29th 2019. The band features Jovic Staddon putting out a range of vocal styles dipping between hardcore screams and a satisfying melody for the chorus, Tom Thain and Ricky Gurung bringing more melody on the guitars, Ryan Beckett (Bass) and Jon ...

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Breaking Bands Festival

Breaking Bands 2019 – A friendly affordable festival not to be missed!

You would be forgiven if Breaking Bands Festival was not yet on your radar or in your calendar of events, it has until this point always been a fairly small festival that sells out each year. However it is one of the UKs best Interdependent Festivals that you need to know about. Now in its 5th year Breaking Bands in Bromsgrove ...

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2018 albums of the year

Albums of The Year 2018 – RAMzine

Parkway Drive – Reverence | Nominated by Victoria Purcell. When Parkway released Reverence in May 2018 we were blown away with the quality and power it brang. They went on to play festivals across Europe including Download Festival, where they unveiled their UK Arena Tour for early 2019. We caught up with Winston McCall before that set to speak about this album. ...

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Not Ur Girlfrenz

New Texan Pop Punkers, Not Ur Girlfrenz, play their debut UK shows on Bowling For Soup Tour

If you’re looking for your next favorite new band, they don’t get much newer then Pop Punkers’ Not Ur Girlfrenz. Formed just a year ago they have already played Warped Tour, released a music video and debut EP titled New Kids In America. Not Ur Girlfrenz is made up of three girls from Texas, Liv Haynes (14) playing guitar and lead ...

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