Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Dream Theater announce new album and tour dates!

James LaBrie (vocals) had told RAMzine to expect more from Dream Theater in the UK when we caught up with him at MetalDays Festival back in August. So, this announcement comes as an expected joy. Not only will Dream Theater be playing the London Palladium in February, they have just announced a new album. The name of the album has ...

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Venrez confirm UK tour with Michael Schenker!

We do like our hard rock here at RAMzine, and with that something that stands out among the masses, Venrez intrigue us with their spacey approach. Their new single ‘Children Of The Drones‘ made it to Classic Rock Magazines ‘Tracks of the Week’. We summed it up perfectly in our last article on Venrez when we said: The track promotes ...

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Carcass reveal The Complete Edition of Surgical Steel

Carcass have announced ‘The Complete Edition’ of their most recent album ‘Surgical Steel‘. Back in 2013 RAMzine reviewed the album saying: In essence what Carcass have done is taken everything from their best work through the 90’s, managed to mould it into something that’s arguably better than the sum of it’s parts. This album is undoubtedly a death metal album ...

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Photo Credit - Toby White

Krysthla unleash ‘A War Of Souls And Desires’ with success!

Northamptonshire Metallers Krysthla released their new album ‘A War Of Souls And Desires’ last week! The band had broke into Amazon’s Top 20 Metal pre-order chart a few weeks ago alongside the new Iron Maiden and Disturbed albums. Since then Krysthla have been trending in HMV and overall had a great response to their debut album. This is new British ...

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five finger death punch

Five Finger Death Punch – Got Your Six – the best metal album of the year!

Five Finger Death Punch have now released their sixth studio album ‘Got Your Six’. Firstly, if they are not one of our generations next festival headliners, I don’t know who is. We saw Five Finger Death Punch tear up the stage at Download Festival this summer, and cannot wait for their headline dates with Papa Roach this November! For me ...

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wimborne fright night

Halloween: Wimborne Fright Night!

This Halloween in Wimborne a Fright Night will be taking place themed Carnival of Chaos! The town will feature the likes of scary actors, and fire performers. The main attraction however is The Scare Walk, at just £3, the walk will ensure your Halloween night authentic and most importantly fun! The White Hart will be showcasing some great rock bands ...

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black foxxes

Black Foxxes – A sound that is maybe needed!

RAMzine caught up with Black Foxxes at Reading Festival 2015. The trio although fairly new have been gaining a lot of attention. In their words “we have a sound that is maybe needed, and people are picking up on that”. The band released an EP back in November ‘Pines’. Talking of the reaction to the EP Mark Holley (Guitar/Vocal)  tells ...

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RAMzine Issue 5

RAMzine – Issue 5 – Bloodstock & Bowling For Soup!

What a month! What a summer! We sure have been busy! From Bloodstock in Derbyshire, all the way to MetalDays in Slovenia! This may just be our best issue yet. We have celebrated the old, looking back at Marylin Manson, and Rainbow in our RAMzine Classic’s reviews. We also showcase the new, as we talk to Adam Leader of In ...

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Chasing Cadence

Chasing Cadence record new theme tune for TNA Wrestling

Wrestling has started to creep up a lot in rock and metal over the last few years, being the entertainment of choice at some of the biggest rock and metal festivals in the UK. It has now been announce that UK band Chasing Cadence have recorded the theme tune for hit international wrestling television show TNA Xplosion. As of Wednesday ...

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Breakout Festival

Win a pair of tickets to Breakout Festival!

Breakout Festival, Brighton’s first and only outdoor heavy rock festival takes place this September! Last year the festival bill included Skindred, Funeral For A Friend, The Blackout, Silent Screams and Betraying The Martyrs. This year has now shaped up to match being headlined by Deaf Havana and SikTh, who both play just this UK festival in 2015! Recently added to ...

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