Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Live Review: InMe, The Dirty Youth, Ashes

Melodic Metal band Ashes from Manchester opened the show. I did think it was a bit of an odd opener for the gig as I can’t imagine them having similar fans, nonetheless they put on a great show. It’s hard to connect with a small crowd. However Ashes put a lot of effort into interacting with the crowd. Lead singer Jonny Meaney ...

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Bullet are back!

Bullet For My Valentine are back with a new record that is said to be darker then before, making it their heaviest to date. Listening in to the BBC Radio 1 Rock show last night: Matt Tuck told Daniel P Carter that on this album he tried to re-visit a dark place, which was very hard as he doesn’t have ...

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Helloween for Hard Rock Hell 9!

Another great announcement was made for Hard Rock Hell this week as one of the most internationally successful acts on the global metal scene was added to the line-up. Metal Gods Helloween, who are just about to release their barnd new album My God-Given Right via Nuclear Blast Records! Helloween joins an already exciting line up which so far includes: Black ...

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Peacemaker, DIE! release video single ‘Time’

Peacemaker, DIE! recently release their first video single ‘Time’ from their new EP Chapter One. Peacemaker, DIE! have all been in bands before, but this is them starting again for a new story. ‘Time’ shows us that this new chapter brings music that has been executed with an edgy Rock and Roll attitude. Phil Lye, Kerry Knight, Leigh Jones (Dead ...

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Anderson, Focus, Caravan and more for HRH Prog 4

Tickets are now on-sale for HRH Prog 4! The festival has recently announced it’s first acts: Ian Anderson, Focus, Caravan, The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown, The Enid, Curved Air, Solstice, September Code and Twinscapes! Anderson, who’ll perform a set of Jethro Tull songs, recently said: “The repertoire of Tull has been a huge part of my life over the last 47 ...

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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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