Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

HRH PROG 3 announces Rick Wakeman

The legendary Rick Wakeman formerly of prog rockers YES, has just been announced as headline for HRH Prog next spring. Rick has also been associated with Strawbs, Bowie, Juniors Eyes, and Black Sabbath. Rick has also guested on over 2000 records for such amazing artists as Marc Bolan, Lou Reed & Donavan. He is a keyboard legend – Check out ...

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Hammerfest announces HRH Stoner Rock stage

Hammerfest 7 have just announced that on Saturday March 14th 2015, its sister brand HRH will host a special HRH Stoner Rock Stage. Bands set to perform on the HRH Stoner Rock Stage include the already announced acts Sahg and Hang the Bastard. Joining them are PIST, The Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell, 7 Weeks, Sigiriya, Sedulus, Steak, Phase Reverse and ...

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Slipknot Update

Slipknot have released their first new music video in over 6 years, after premiering ‘The Negative One’ via  www.slipknot1.com on Friday. The single is available for purchase via all the normal outlets iTunes, Amazon etc. A studio album is on the way, however they are still putting the final touches together, including coming up with a name for it! This ...

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ARCTURON – Announces new EP

ARCTURON now celebrate their 10-year anniversary, and with that are said to return with a declaration of war! They are armed with new EP ‘Expect Us’ which will be released October 24th via Supreme Chaos Records. ‘Expect Us’ was recorded in Swedish Fascinationstreet Studios and produced by Johan Örnborg (Arch Enemy, Soilwork, Amon Amarth). ARCTURON say “The recordings are finished and ...

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HAMMERFEST ANNOUNCES HRH DOOM

Hammerfest 7 is pleased to announce its sister brand HRH, will host its own specialist Doom afternoon, aptly titled HRH Doom at next March’s event on Friday March 13th. The following acts have been confirmed to play: Dysteria GURT Spider Kitten Limb The Bendal Interlude Diesel King Check out the video for the SludgyNoise – GURT and their video for ...

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Butserfest announces Create to Inspire, Saint[the]Sinner and When We Were Wolves

Butserfest is an alcohol free youth festival, founded following consultation with local young people in East Hamshire, who said there was not enough to do in the area. Now in its 8th year Butserfest has grown year by year and now has a reputation as one of the best festivals of its kind in the country. Recent announcements include George ...

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Redfest 2014 Review

Robin’s Cook Farm in Surrey played host to intimate festival Redfest, for 2 two days this July 2014 weekend. Redfest is now in it’s 8th year, the festival progresses a little each time round. Altogether this festival includes many contrasting genres: Rock, Indie, Dance. Redfest is decorated in an creative fashion, with lot’s of great photo opportunities, in a beautiful ...

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Interview with The One Hundred at Redfest

We caught up with The One Hundred at Redfest, prior to the release of their new EP ‘Subculture’ – which we cannot wait to get out hands on! Jacob Field (Vocals) says “The production sounds huge, and the tracks are all bangers!”. ‘Subculture’ will be released September 1st via Australian label UNFD (Northlane, Buried In Verona). Read more here! We ...

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Interview with Skindred at Redfest

RAMzine spoke to Skindred before their headline set at Redfest, Surrey. Arya Goggin (Drums) tells us how they came to play at Redfest. Arya and Mikey Demus (Guitar) also talk us through the birth of the legendary Newport Helicopter, and how that has gone down at Download Festival over the years, playing to over 70,000 people. We also converse about ...

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HRH AOR 3 announce more bands including H.E.A.T, Romeo’s Daughter, Houston and White Widdow.

HRH AOR 3 announces more bands including the welcome return of excellent Swedish rockers H.E.A.T, who have recently annonced new album ‘Tearing Down The Walls’. HRH AOR 3 are also pleased to announce the addition of other acts including Romeo’s Daughter, HOUSTON, White Widdow, KINGDRAGON, Rage Of Angels, Night By Night, Fahran and DAYLIGHT ROBBERY who all join San Francisco ...

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