Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

Editor of RAMzine - Creator of content - Chaser of Dreams. Lover of Cats, Metal, and good ol Classic Rock. \m/
RAMzine 25

RAMzine 25 | Bloodstock, A Jokers Rage, Burn It Down Festival

RAMzine Issue 25 is out now featuring this years Bloodstock Festival; a turbulent year for some due to the weather, but spirits remained high. We talk though which bands caught our eye over the festival weekend and what happened with this years headliners. We also catch up with York based rockers A Jokers Rage to talk about the new record, what GAMEFACE means, ...

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Bloodstock 2020

Skindred, Butcher Babies and more announced for BLOODSTOCK 2020

Many of you are at Bloodstock this weekend watching a whole host of rock and metal talent. Bloodstock does a great job being diverse from the big and small acts, the comedic and the serious, bands that bring confetti cannons and then those that bring ALL THE FIRE! With this years festival still in action, Bloodstock HQ have decided to ...

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RAMzine Issue 24

RAMzine 24 | Download Festival, Clutch, Footprints In The Custard

RAMzine Issue 24 is out now featuring this year’s gathering of the rock gods, Download Festival. Read though our annual big review. We catch up with Dan Maines of Clutch to talk past ‘normal’ jobs, bands houses and The Weathermaker Vault Series. We also review the fifth installment of Breaking Bands Festival, a festival that support underground bands, and Footprints In The ...

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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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