Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Spiders Interview at Hard Rock Hell

Spiders are the modern, yet 70s-inspired hard rock band from Sweden. RAMzine caught up with John Hoyles (guitarist) at Hard Rock Hell. John tells us how the band got signed to Spinefarm Records. We also talk about the bands new album ‘Shake Electric’, which John tells is is “very influenced by the 70’s glam rock, but with a modern touch”. ...

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Texas Flood Interview at Hard Rock Hell

RAMzine spoke to this year’s Highway To Hell competition winners, The Texas Flood. The Welsh blues rockers opened the main stage to a full crowd, this is something that not all bands first on the bill can easily achieve. Their new album ‘Young Dogs Old Tricks’ was released the day prior, via Off Ya Rocker Recordings. They describe the album as ...

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Massive Interview at Hard Rock Hell

RAMzine caught up with hard rock band Massive at none other then Hard Rock Hell in North Wales. You can see why this band are called Massive, all you have to do is listen to their single ‘On By One’ and you hear their Rock ‘n’ Roll impression. This track really defines the band quite well, and starts off their ...

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BlackWolf Interview at Hard Rock Hell

RAMzine spoke to BlackWolf at Hard Rock Hell 2014! The band have had a really good year, they were nominees for ‘Best New Band’ in this years Classic Rock Magazine Awards, they also played on ‘Planet Rock Radio presents’ UK headline tour, and were even featured over on Team Rock Radio’s ‘Breaking Bands’. The band have also built up a great ...

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Blues Pills Interview at Hard Rock Hell

Blues Pills have just finished their October 2014 UK tour with The Vintage Caravan and BlackWolf, to which Elin larsson (Lead Vocals) says “We didn’t expect that many people to come to our shows, it’s been going great”. “I guess we already exceeded our expectation, from when we began, from now we want to do another album… and get to ...

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Santa Cruz Interview at Hard Rock Hell

RAMzine caught up with Santa Cruz at Hard Rock Hell, who like to describe themselves as “Pure F*cking Adrenaline”, which we can back-up 110%! The band are set to release a new self-tittled album next March, which they describe as “Amazing”. “The new album is going to be so much more modern” says Archie, as we talk through Santa Cruz’s favourite ...

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The Vintage Caravan Interview at Hard Rock Hell

Hard Rock Hell 2014 saw another brilliant live performance from Nuclear Blast band The Vintage Caravan. We last saw them assemble the location that is Hafan Y Mor, Pwllheli (North Wales), back in March for Hammerfest! The guys hailing from Iceland, bring to the table a bit of Classic Rock, Blues and Prog Rock! Our favorite tracks currently being ‘Expand ...

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KISS for Download Festival

Wow! What an amazing line-up for Download Festival this year! Just announced is KISS to headline the Sunday, along with special guests MOTLEY CRUE, SLASH with MYLES KENNEDY & THE CONSPIRATORS and ENTER SHIKARI. Ticket go on sale tomorrow at 9am, click here for the ticket link.

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Hard Rock Hell 8 Review

Hard Rock Hell (HRH) feels like a very well kept secret, hidden by it’s location, hidden by the fact it always sells out, and by the fact that if you did choose to go to a festival, perhaps you didn’t think to go to one November. Whatever the reason, all these things are actually a positive. HRH promotes an atmosphere, far gone ...

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MUSE for Download Festival

Download festival have just announced the second band to be announced and headlining the Saturday night MUSE with special guests FAITH NO MORE, A DAY TO REMEMBER, and MARILYN MANSON headlining the second stage. Considered by many to be the greatest live act in the world, Muse will follow in the footsteps of Rock Gods past and present when they ...

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