Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Time to get sleazy with Jizzy Pearl, Tigertailz, Faster Pussycat…

HRH is Europe’s leading residential festival provider. Here at RAMzine we have been supporting the brand for many years, so it’s great to see the birth of a new event. Think big hair, tight trousers, and make-up! HRH Sleaze will allow you to delve back into the 80’s, and party the way we all truly picture Rock n Roll from that ...

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CATS IN SPACE

Cats in Space will play with Thunder

That is probably the coolest headline that I will write this week! The band formed just a few years ago yet have already been on the Stone Free Festival line-up along with many classic rock greats. Keeping up good momentum the band have now been announced as support for Thunder this March (dates below). Thunder vocalist Danny Bowes previously sang ...

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Download 2015

Download announces 48 bands! – Steel Panther, ADTR, In Flames

Download have been busy! They have now revealed a truck load more bands!   Download Festival’s Andy Copping said: “We’re committed to delivering the best in rock and metal year on year for the Download fans, and this year is no exception. We’re thrilled to have core acts in the likes of Steel Panther, A Day To Remember, Dillinger Escape ...

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RAMzine Issue 12

RAMzine Issue 12 – Festival Previews, In Flames, Johnny Deathshadow

Get a FREE print copy here. Aerosmith, Airborne, Amon Amarth – three very different style bands, yet we are very excited to see all of them headline festivals this summer! RAMzine’s traditional Festival Previews Feature returns in this issue, as we come into the new year and start planning our summer. We had a chance to catch up with Anders of In ...

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Jimmy Eat World

Jimmy Eat World, The Amity Affliction – Reading & Leeds

Kasabian have been announced as the second headliner for the annual Reading and Leeds Festivals, which take place during the August Bank Holiday weekend. Also announced this morning is Arizona rockers Jimmy Eat World. It’s amazing to think that Jimmy Eat World have stood the test of time within the music industry, across 9 studio albums, whilst always having the same ...

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Comaniac

Song Premiere: Comaniac – Bow Low

Labeled “THE thrash highlight of 2015” (by powermetal.de, 9.5/10) it’s time for Comaniac to pummel the UK with some loud music! The name of the band describes them pretty well, Comaniac meaning “Company of Maniacs”. The Swiss quartet today unleash their new track ‘Bow Low‘ on the United Kingdom and beyond. This powerful track is drenched in totalitarian themes as said to be ...

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FINDING KATE

Finding Kate Get Over You

Finding Kate come straight into 2017 with a video release of album track ‘Get Over You’. Sung with passion for the topic by Kate Pavli. The track showcases Kate’s strong voice backed by poetic guitars, and low pounding drums – it’s all very atmospheric. The video showcases the emotions of a break up in visual and audio form. The track is ...

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ACM welcomed Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer, Chad Smith

ACM welcome Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer, Chad Smith

The most Rock and Roll school that we know strikes again! Back in December, The Academy Of Contemporary Music (ACM) welcomed Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer, Chad Smith, to their London Campus. He took a rare day off from his busy schedule to hold an exclusive masterclass for ACM students and two competition winners. Chad said: “This is my first time at ...

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Dreamshade - Vibrant

Review: Dreamshade – Vibrant

For me, music has always felt very personal. One of the best feelings in the world is hearing an album that gets you. So what does an album need to ‘get me’, firstly and most importantly it has to be crafted with passion. Of course, the talent needs to be there, no passionate band would get to where they are ...

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Rick Parfitt

Rick Parfitt: Extended statement from Simon Porter, Quo manager

It was announced yesterday that sadly Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt passed away in hospital in Spain. He died from a severe infection after going to hospital on Thursday following complications to a shoulder injury. An extended statement from his manager Simon Porter has just been released: On behalf of family, band, management, crew, Rick’s many friends and, not least, Quo’s ...

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