Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

RAMzine Issue 4 – We Came As Romans & Download Festival Review

Issue 4 of RAMzine is out now featuring a mightily 5-page review of Download Festival 2015! We started our festival weekend watching All That Remains, and of course finished with KISS! In amongst these two greats, we talk through 38 bands. Head to www.youtube.com/TheRamzine to see all 20 of our backstage interviews, including Black Veil Brides, Black Star Riders, The ...

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Breaking Bands Festival 2016: Ticket Sales & Band Applications Now Open

2016 will see the second cycle of Breaking Bands Festival – A new festival last year, that proved a huge success in the region of Broomsgrove. A cheap, but entertaining weekend for music fans at just £25 for an early bird ticket! You get to see a range of very talented bands from across the globe! Read up on some ...

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The Vintage Caravan – October Tour Dates!

Icelandic rockers The Vintage Caravan are set to head on a UK voyage this October! Starting in Milton Keynes, and ending in Manchester, we won’t see them in the southern regions. However in November they will venture down to London to support Avatarium. The Vintage Caravan play Rock n Roll, that has been known to sound bluesy, and at times ...

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Jettblack & Black Rain to play HRH AOR Festival!

Tyla J Pallas from The Dogs D’Amour, Jettblack and Black Rain were announced just as all accommodation tickets to HRH AOR Festival sells out! Day Passes are now released and grant access to both festivals and all arenas. We have been following Jettblack over the years, and it’s great to see them back at Camp HRH – they put on ...

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Soft Machine and Edgar Broughton to play HRH Prog

HRH Prog Festical recently announced Soft Machine and Edgar Broughton for the event that takes place 17th to 20th March 2016. Now in it’s 4th year the festival has grown into a date not to be missed in the diary of prog fans. Held at the very popular Camp HRH , Pwllheli North Wales – at a Haven Holiday Camp, ...

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Cradle of Filth added to Hammerfest 8!

We told you to be quick! All accommodation for Hammerfest 8 has now sold out – and before the announcement of Cradle Of Filth! We had a taster to Dani Filth’s wonderful unique vocals as he played with Devilment at this years Hammerfest, however this will be a HF debut for Cradle! Their new album Hammer Of The Witches is ...

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Five Finger Death Punch new video for ‘Jekyll And Hyde’

Five Finger Death Punch have released the first single from their forthcoming album ‘Got Your Six’, which is out on August 28th via Eleven Seven Music. The video for ‘Jekyll And Hyde’ sees the band sitting in pajamas, knitting socks, and firing machine guns…. we are being serious! Watch ‘Jekyll And Hyde’ here: Guitarist Zoltan Bathory explains: “Punking the label ...

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Queensrÿche, Armored Saint, Death Angel to play London Show

August 6th 2015 will see three talented metal bands take to the stage at The Electric Ballroom in London. Firstly, San Francisco Bay Area-Thrash Metallers, Death Angel. With 25+ years of classic albums, relentless touring and dynamic live shows since ’82, Death Angel are a band not to be missed. Second up is Armored Saint, who return with new album ...

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Motörhead announce new album ‘BAD MAGIC’

Motörhead have announced new album ‘BAD MAGIC’, coming our way August 28th 2015 via UDR Music/Motörhead Records. I recently watched Lemmy the Movie (which is available for free viewing on BBC iPlayer), he said “If you’re going to be a f*cking rock star go be one. People don’t want to see the guy next door on stage; they want to ...

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Glenn Hughes adds date to Autumn Tour

Glenn Hughes, a top drawer in Rock Music having been a part of some legendary bands (Trapeze, Deep Purple, even Black Sabbath in the mid 80’s). Hughes has had an eminent career, and is a true veteran of an era we are still trying to grasp onto. He will this autumn be performing a solo tour, and has just expanded ...

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