Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Interview with Sons Of Texas – Hard Rock Hell

Sons of Texas released their debut album Baptized In the Rio Grande last year and have already built up a huge following. On their last leg of touring their debut they find themselves in the UK in support of Soil. This was the bands first time in the UK, and their first time in Europe. Lead singer Mark Morales told us “We ...

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Review: Steel Panther, Bowling For Soup & Buckcherry – Wembley Arena

I remember seeing Steel Panther for the first time, it was in a stuffy tent at Download ’09. We ran over to the third stage to see them on a wim and they turned out to be one of our favourite new bands that year. They were hilarious and the only other ‘funny’ band around at the time seemed to be Bowling For ...

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metaldays

How can new bands play MetalDays Festival?

We caught up with MetalDays organiser Boban Milunovic to find out how new bands can get on the MetalDays line-up! Here is what he said: “It’s really easy and it’s something that we do differently to other festivals. We had tried all sorts of band battles and online competitions and things like that, but all of that just didn’t work in ...

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MetalDays organiser Boban Milunovic “Every customer is a guest of mine”

MetalDays is a festival located in Slovenia – and it’s Awesome! It’s not too big, it’s not too small. It’s a place where people come together from all over the world for a holiday, and to appreciate metal music.  Read our review of MetalDays 2016 in Issue 10 of RAMzine here. Victoria caught up with MetalDays organiser Boban Milunovic to find ...

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SINCERELY, YOURS release ‘Apocalypse’ video

In issue 9 of RAMzine introduced Reading based metalcore band SINCERELY, YOURS. We spoke to the band about the metalcore genre, and their passion for creating music. The band have now released a video for track ‘Apocalypse’ off their recently released EP BROKEN UTOPIA. Buy a copy of RAMzine Issue 9 here. The band chose Anvil Southern Limited as the location for the ...

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RAMzine Issue 10 – Bloodstock, MetalDays, Davey Suicide

RAMzine Issue 10 – The -Bloodstock Festival Issue! Also featuring MetalDays Festival, and our highlights in photos from Reading Festival. Introducing  ‘Street Mafia Geek Metal’ band Chronicles! As well as a brief chat with Davey Suicide! There are lot’s of new releases reviewed in this issue, from a range of alternative band. Some signed and mostly unsigned bands – Hamerex // Chronicles // ...

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Interview: Dez Fafara of DevilDriver at MetalDays

Victoria Purcell caught up with Dez Fafara of DevilDriver at MetalDays Festival in Slovenia. The band played an outstanding set on the main stage which saw many a head bang along to new tracks from their new album. The festival was the start of DevilDrivers Trust No One Tour, which they are currently on. In this interview Victoria talks to ...

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Photo credit: Herring & Herring

METALLICA ARE BACK!

METALLICA are back baby! You can already pre-order their forthcoming album HARDWIRED…TO SELF-DESTRUCT now at METALLICA.COM. Their new studio album is set for release on November 18th 2016 on their own label Blackened Recordings. The internet exploded last night when Metallica released a new music video for track ‘Hardwired‘. ‘Hardwired’ will be delivered as an instant download to fans who preorder the ...

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Death Koolaid

Death Koolaid release new video ‘Kids’

Death Koolaid from London, UK have recently released a new video ‘Kids’, which is the second single from their upcoming album Vol.2. The hardcore punk band explain “We wanted to make a video that was conceptually simple, but with a strong message”. Saying that they also didn’t want it to be something too obvious when you watch it. The band ...

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Interview with Dead Label at MetalDays

Victoria Purcell caught up with Dan O’ Grady (Bass/Vocals), Danny Hall (Guitar), and Claire Percival (Drums) or Dead Label from Celbridge in Ireland. The interview was conducted on the beach at MetalDays Festival in Slovenia. The band discuss how they came to play at the festival, and give us an interesting story from their time in Hollywood where they went ...

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