Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Hammerfest 2014 Review

Hammerfest now a long established festival. Which this year took place in Pwhelli, Wales. We have heard rumours of the location changing, but nothing has yet been confirmed. The festival takes place at a Haven holiday site – so festival goers get to enjoy comfortable beds to sleep in, warm showers, and a kitchen. This is a whole new world ...

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Hammerfest coverage coming soon….

What a weekend! Hammerfest Rocked! Check back this Afternoon for our Hammerfest Review and Photos! Backstage interviews coming all this week! www.facebook.com/RockAndMetalZine

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Hard Rock Hell 8 Announces The Return of WASP

Hard Rock Hell 8 ‘Helloween’ takes place at Hafan Y Mor Holiday Park in North Wales, this November 2014! The already popular festival has just announced the return of WASP. Hard Rock Hell is known for selling out extremely quickly, as people enjoy the experience this festival has to offer before even thinking about the bands. If you want a chance ...

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6 more bands have been announced for Redfest

More bands have been announced for one of Surrey’s premier summer music events, Redfest. Billy Lockett, Coasts, Sivu, A Plastic Rose, Raglans and SOAK all join headliners PEACE, and fellow main acts Hudson Taylor, George Barnett, Lauren Aquilina, for the two day festival held in the beautiful Surry countryside at the end of July. More bands to be announced soon! ...

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DAVE LOMVARDO Talks To Prog-Sphere.com About New Projects, Influences, Slayer and More

Nikola Savić of Prog-Sphere.com has recently conducted an interview with legendary drummer Dave Lombardo (Philm, Fantomas, Grip Inc., ex-Slayer). Few excerpts from the interview can be read below. The new Philm album is completed and ready for release. Compared to the debut Harmonic, where do the new songs stand? From the song that has been premiered in Bill Ward’s “Rock ...

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Introducing: Foundry

Andy Slade (ex Gravil, Collapse, and Echovirus guitarist) has released new EP ‘Machine City’ under the name of Foundry. The EP has been put together by Slade completely on his own – a one-man band. If you want to hear something new and different in the form of dark melodic metal then the talented Mr Slade provides you with just ...

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ARCHITECTS release ‘Broken Cross’ video

Last week ARCHITECTS released the first video from their brand new album ‘Lost Forever, Lost Together’.  The video for ‘Broken Cross’ (below) features the band displaying amazingly brutal lyrics, sound, and overall proficiency. The new album is set for release March 10th via Epitaph. The album is said to deepen the bands blend of brutal, thundering metal and melody-spiked hardcore with ...

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Boy Jumps Ship release new video for track ‘Better Days’

Boy Jumps Ship are a four piece Rock band from Newcastle. They have just released a brand new video for their new single ‘Better Days’. From a RAMzine point of view we would describe this band as easy listening pop-rock with attitude. The clean vocals, rock guitars, and polished sound puts them a step above the rest in the current scene. They may ...

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NEWSTED new video ‘…As The Crow Flies’

‘As The Crow Flies’ is taken from the debut Newsted album, ‘Heavy Metal Music’, out now on Spinefarm Records. The ex Metallica bassist Jason has defiantly proved himself an excellent vocalist. This track is catchy, its got a killer heavy groove!

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Behind-The-Scenes: LAMB OF GOD’s “As The Palaces Burn”

Metal Injection has released a film from Lamb Of Gods recent premier of their new documentary film ‘As The Palace Burn’. The Metal Injection crew attended the show and got an exclusive insider’s look at the premiere and fan meet and greet. They have posted their official video coverage of the event, which includes exclusive interviews with Chris Adler, director ...

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