Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Steel Panther: Lexxi talks bitchin’ metal, wooing the ladies and the definition of a ‘Poontang Boomerang’

“The UK is our biggest fanbase… we can’t wait to get back over there” Lexxi Foxx, bassist of Steel Panther tells us. That makes sense, we don’t know many people who don’t find them hilarious, they hit our British humour right on the head. I remember seeing Steel Panther for the first time, back in 2010 I received a text message from ...

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september mourning

September Mourning – On a war against fate, in a fight for humanity

Download 2015, RAMzine were in the press area interviewing zillions of bands, and in between waiting for the next band to come along, we noticed someone dressed head to toe in white. Rare to see at a rock festival, but you could clearly tell it was performance clothing. We went over to introduce ourselves to September, otherwise known as Emily, ...

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Ill Niño

Ill Niño “15 Years Of Revolution” Tour

Ill Niño remind me of my teens when responsibility was not present. You can’t go wrong with 90s/00s rock to regain a sense of freedom from earlier years! Ill Niño bring their “15 Years Of Revolution” tour to the UK this March! This year marks the 15 year anniversary of their critically acclaimed debut album Revolution Revolución. To celebrate the band will be playing ...

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Carl Palmer

HRH Prog announces renowned drummer Carl Palmer

HRH Prog 5 is bearly over and already there has been an announcement for Prog 6! The first announcement goes to one of the most respected rock drummers to emerge from the 1960s, Carl Palmer. Carl is one of the most renowned drummers in rock history and a founding member of both ELP and ASIA. He will take to the ...

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ALESTORM

New Alestorm Album – No Grave But The Sea!

It’s almost Hammerfest! Which means we get to see our favourite metal pirates, Alestorm, and probe them about their forthcoming album No Grave But The Sea. The bands 5th album will be released May 26th 2017 on Napalm Records. Captain Christopher Bowes commented: “Oh wow! It’s a new Alestorm album! I hope all of you fellow humans & dogs like it; ...

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Download Festival NXT

Download Festival – Wrestling & Rock Music!

“Having WWE NXT at Download is like seeing what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object – you just know sparks are gonna fly! Wrestling and rock music go hand in hand and if last year is anything to go by, this exclusive festival experience is only going to be bigger & better for round two! This is ...

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Dead Label (c) Jay Russell

DEAD LABEL – PURE CHAOS!

Dead Label are pure chaos and we love it! Our favourite Irish Metal band are back with new video ‘Pure Chaos’. The band lure a seemingly innocent girl into the hands of a creepy priest, the inevitable deadly ending does have a little twist. Directed and produced by Crooked Gentlemen, this marks the band’s fourth music video to date. Drummer, Claire Percival ...

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NervoChaos

UK Video Premiere: NervoChaos – Ad Maiorem Satanae Gloriam

Brazilian death metal lords NervoChaos have unleashed their new video for ‘Ad Maiorem Satanae Gloriam’ through RAMzine. In other words, the track title is saying “For the Greater Glory of Satan”, which seems a common phrase amongst lyrical devil worshipping black metal bands. Do you feel uncomfortable yet? Or are you intrigued by the darkness? The extreme video shows the band performing ...

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dreamshade

Dreamshade “Be VIBRANT in everything you do in life!”

Post-hardcore melody makers Dreamshade will make their debut UK appearance this March, starting in Manchester on the 21st, ending in London on the 26th. We spoke with Kevin (Vocals) and Fella (Guitars, Vocals) for a pre-tour catch-up. RAMzine are loving your new album Vibrant. What made you go with the theme of reflecting upon relationships? Fella: We always had very ...

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The Fallen State

The Fallen State release new powerful video – Nova

A powerful opening to ‘Nova’ the new video by The Fallen State. The track maintains strong vocals throughout, accelerating during the bridge towards the end. It’s no wonder that The Fallen State fell all the way to 6 in the UK Rock itunes charts last week. The band have will release their second a new EP  The View from Ruin ...

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