Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Sal Vitro ‘Wear it Out’

Have you got that summer feeling? Looking for something to chill to in the warm heat with a nice glass of wine? Sal Vitro bring a chilled but very much Rock’n’Roll vibe with new track ‘Wear it Out’ – perfect summer listening. ‘Wear it Out’ will be Sal Vitro’s first single, released May 25th on IRL. Watch the official music video below. Sal vitro are ...

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Interview: Crashgate at HRH United

At Hammerfest back in March, Craig Sheridan popped over to RAMzine for a quick chat about his band Crashgate. “I have been whoring myself out all weekend” Craig told us, and we thought why not, eh? Let’s see what this Crashgate are all about. “Crashgate are a new Heavy Rock band from Kent, influenced by: Godsmack, Pantera, Alterbridge, Papa Roach” says ...

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Breaking Bands Festival – Sold Out!

Breaking Bands Festival is a brand new festival to add to your calendar. Well, for next year at least if you haven’t already got a ticket, as it is now officially sold out! The festival aims to bring the very best of the bands of the future into one place. Breaking Bands Festival takes place in just a few weeks time ...

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Black Label Society will headline Thursday at Hard Rock Hell 9!

Wow, what an announcement! – Following huge fan demand, Black Label Society will be playing the HRH stage alongside Saxon and UFO. The festival that takes place this November will also play host to Scorpion Child, Crowbot, The Scams, and more! See the full line-up in the poster below. With a many more acts to be announced, and Hard Rock Hell always providing ...

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Hammerfest 8 announces Exodus & more!

Hammerfest has made it’s first announcement for next years festival – and there are only 58 rooms left! We repeat just 58! The festival takes place at Camp HRH, Pwllheli, North Wales between 10th – 13th March 2016. Hammerfest 8 has just announced American thrash legends Exodus as headliners, joined by death metal band Fleshgod Apocalypse, thrashers Lawnmower Deth, metallers ...

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Iggy Pop & Hotei Collaboration

‘How The Cookie Crumbles’  – the new collaboration between Iggy Pop and legendary Japanese guitarist Hotei is now avalible to hear on Youtube (as below). Opening with a growl, throughout the track gives you a sense of light hearted horror. The facts are ‘How The Cookie Crumbles’ is well written, and features some great guitar hooks, it’s catchy, and is quite refreshing. “In ...

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Atreyu, Feed The Rhino, Against Me!, Babymetal, announced for Reading & Leeds!

Reading and Leeds have released their biggest announcement yet! Adding Feed The Rhino, Against Me!, Babymetal, and over 60 other acts! The festival headlined by the mighty METALLICA, on the Saturday, also features: Limp Bizkit, Bring Me The Horizon, Royal Blood, Alexisonfire, Pierce The Veil, The Gaslight Anthem, Panic! At The Disco, All Time Low, Mastodon, Atreyu, and loads more! ...

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Final bands announced for 2000trees Festival

If you haven’t seen the line-up for 2000trees Festival yet – you need to check this out! Headlined by Deaf Havana & Alkaline Trio, the last news we heard included the announcement of Errors, Skinny Lister, Honeyblood, Kiran Leonard, ROAM, Tax the Heat, Boy Jumps Ship & Oh Boy! 2000trees is a festival that supports new and underground acts, as well as showcasing more ...

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’77 sign to Century Media Records

’77 from Barcelona have some news: “We’re very proud and happy to announce that we signed a deal with the prestigious record label Century Media Records. It’s been a long way to get here and we want to say ‘thank you!’ to everybody who helped us making this possible. We’d like to extend a special thanks to Marc Picanyol, Laurent Merle, ...

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Venom unleash new video + limited LP

Venom have unleashed a new lyric video on the world! The video is for ‘Smoke’ from their newest album ‘From The Very Depths’. RAMzine reviewed the new album with 4 stars in issue 1 of RAMzine here. Venom have also now announced an LP version of ‘From The Very Depths‘ – although this version is limited to just 300 copies, ...

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