Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Slam Dunk Festival: First Announcement

Slam Dunk Festival is back with an absolute banger of an announcement! Slammy D, would not be Slammy D without a host of the finest pop-punk heroes around. Returning to the festival, and this time in the headline spot is You Me At Six, who rose to fame on Slam Dunks very own record label, with ‘Take Off Your Colours‘. ...

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Europe to release 10th studio album + UK Tour Dates

Europe are back this March with the release of their 10th studio album ‘War of Kings’. Most known for their 80’s track ‘The Final Countdown’, these Swedish rock legends are a great band to catch, especially if you haven’t checked them off your list yet!  ‘War of Kings’ is set for sail on the 2nd March 2015 via UDR Records. Recorded ...

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KARNIVOOL UK Tour Dates March 2015

KARNIVOOL are about to land back on UK soil this March! Their music is inspiring, legendary, and rocking! Their live performance nothing less then on-point brilliant. If that is not reason enough to catch this glorious Australian band live, then you are indeed to hard to impress! We highly recommend them. KARNIVOOL are set to release their entire catalogue on ...

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