Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Interview: All That Remains

*UPDATE: 16/6/15 – After speaking with Phil at Download Festival 2015, we see that he just generally likes to be sarcastic in interviews, and he honestly didn’t know what touting was! See more here!* It will be interesting to know what people think of this interview. Personally for me, as a fan, I found it quite disappointing. A part of ...

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UFO confirmed for HRH 9

Hard Rock Hell 9 just gets better, never failing to disappoint in putting on the most legendary classic bands! Now announced are British space metal outfit UFO! They will be joining the excellent Saxon, who they in fact shared this very stage with 5 years ago! Let’s see what round 2 will bring. Joining an already exciting line up, will be ...

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santa cruz album cover

Review: Santa Cruz – Santa Cruz

Most commonly described as “Pure F*cking Adrenaline” Santa Cruz are back with their second studio album via Spinefarm Records. They certainly haven’t slowed down on this one… Read the full review in Issue 1 of RAMzine: Santa Cruz will release their second studio album, ‘Santa Cruz’, on March 9th via Spinefarm Records; this will be the follow-up to 2013’s ‘Screaming For Adrenaline’, also on Spinefarm. Track-listing as follows: Bonafide Heroes ...

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36 crazyfists

Interview: 36 Crazyfists

Since bursting onto the scene with ‘Bitterness the Star‘ shortly followed up by ‘A Snow Capped Romance‘, 36 Crazyfists were a breath of fresh air for metal fans. Somehow the success which they deserved eluded them, ‘Rest Inside the Flames’ treaded water and they were quickly dropped by Roadrunner Records. A few line-up changes occurred and a change of record ...

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all hail the yeti

Interview: All Hail The Yeti

All Hail The Yeti are a band that know what they want, they know who they are, and they are focused on their path towards the light. Hailing from where many would believe the light already sits, Hollywood, LA. We sat down with vocalist Connor Garritty, before their show with 36 Crazyfists at The Marble Factory in Bristol. Connor is ...

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The Qemists

Interview: The Qemists

Drum n Bass, Rock, Dubstep, and Electro are just some of the many genres The Qemists present in their music. This year they have already toured with Korn! And are now making plans to release new album ‘Warrior Sound’, which features guest appearances from Hacktivist, Ghetts and Crossfaith! Having just signed a publishing deal with Just Isn’t Music, The Qemists ...

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RAMzine – Issue 1 – Festival Preview

Welcome to the first ever issue of RAMzine! The step of moving from a website, to include a digital magazine is a milestone that I am very excited about! This time of year I suffer from ‘the festival blues’ it’s common amongst a lot of us music fans who crave not just the need to see bands live, but to ...

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Track-by-Track: Therapy? – Disquiet

Disquiet Track-by-Track, by Andy Cairns Still Hurts “This was kinda a riposte to [Troublegum’s opening track] Knives: I was thinking ‘The person that wrote Knives all those years ago, how is he feeling now?’ And I was thinking that he’d still be pissed off. There’s this myth that somehow when you get older the way that you thought when you ...

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Thunder: Live Dates 2015

Rock and Roll baby! Is what I thought when I listened to the below album sampler. Multi-platinum band, Thunder are one of those authentic Class Rock bands, they promote that exciting Rock and Roll atmosphere that is hard for bands not of the ear to re-create. Danny Bowes (Vocals), and Luke Morley (Guitars) have been playing together since the 70’s, ...

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takedown festival

Win Tickets to Takedown Festival!

A staplepoint in the calender of alternative music in the South, this year’s Takedown Festival has grown to it’s biggest yet! Lucky attendees this March, will have the opportunity to watch over 35 fine alternative and metal acts including: Mallory Knox, Charlie Simpson, The Blackout, InMe, and many more! With the full line now announced its clear this will be one of ...

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