Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

HRH Ibiza Road Trip

Fed up of horrible weather at UK festivals? We have a solution! – The HRH Ibiza Road Trip! Now in its 5th cycle, The HRH Ibiza road trip is pleased to announce 17 bands for this year’s chapter. HRH Ibiza was created internally by the fans who demanded Rock n Roll Holidays, whereas the fans, the bikers and the bands get ...

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Above The Underground ‘Sonder’ Track By Track

Chester pop-rock quartet Above The Underground are set to release their storming Debut ‘Sonder’ on 17th Feb. Awash with crisp but warm, driving guitars, and iced with instantly familiar vocal refrains, Sonder is much more than just a disposable offering from a dime-a-dozen local act, but rather a potential-loaded leap forward for a band that could easily become leaders of the national scene and beyond. Vocalist Will ...

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As It Is ‘This Mind Of Mine’ Track By Track

Transatlantic pop-punkers As It Is get nostalgic on their forthcoming fan-funded E.P ‘This Mind Of Mine’, which sees release on the 17th March 2014. Creatively inspired by the days when emo wasn’t a dirty word and the rose tinted spirit of the late, great John Hughes’ celluloids, As It Is have spent 18 months moulding, melding and meddling with their craft, steadily building a reputation as ...

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RAMzines Top Tips for 2014

Its always hard to start talking about all bands within the wide genres that are Rock and Metal – but we wanted to share some of our thoughts on who we want to be big, or suspect will defiantly be big in 2014. There are so many new exciting albums coming our this year – Mastodon, Against Me, The used, ...

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Hammerfest add another 17 bands to conclude this year’s Book of The Dead

With only 18 pairs of day passes left and less than 36 hours to get them as part of the Black Friday promo, Hammerfest conclude their line up by adding yet another 17 bands from all across the metal spectrum. Joining the main frame of Kreator, Overkill, Corrosion of Conformity, Unleashed & Enthroned are: Avatar Feed The Rhino Savage Messiah ...

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The Used announce new album ‘Imaginary Enemy’

The Used are set to release a new album titled ‘Imaginary Enemy’ – Due out April 1st 2014. ‘Imaginary Enemy’ sounds pretty life changing from Bert McCrackens comments on the new album:  “We the people, in order to form a more perfect planet, must question the way the world works – and where the world is heading”. He continues, “Some ...

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TAKING BACK SUNDAY New Album ‘Happiness Is’

They are back! Taking Back Sunday are set to release their brand new album ‘Happiness Is‘ on March 18th 2014, via Hopeless Records. This will be the bands second album since reviving the classic line-up of Adam Lazzara (vocals), John Nolan (guitar/vocals), Eddie Reyes (guitar), Shaun cooper (bass), and Mark O’Connell (drums). With over a year with no representation for ...

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Voodoo Six are pleased to confirm Santa Cruz as main support on their UK tour

Voodoo Six had an excellent year last year! They released their fantastic new album ‘Songs To Invade Countries To’ – they played in 18 countries – and they played main support to Iron Maiden! Iron Maiden founder and bassist Steve Harris said: “I’ve been keeping an eye on Voodoo Six for a while now and they’ve produced a cracking new ...

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Morgue Orgy FREE download

Death Metal band Morgue Orgy earlier this month debuted their video for ‘4 Days’. ‘4 Days’ is a track taken from their debut album ‘The Last Man On Earth’ – The album is available for FREE download at – www.morgueorgy.co.uk

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Top Rock and Metal Albums of 2013

What a year for Rock and Metal! We started 2013 with the highly anticipated album from Muse ‘The 2nd Law’, the album went straight to number one in the UK Rock Album Charts. We then saw new band Mallory Knox take Black Veil Brides and Foo Fighters from the number One spot with their album ‘Signals’. We had new albums from such ...

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