Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

RIP Lou Reed

Rolling Stone today reported that Lou Reed has passed away at the age of 71. The cause of his death has not yet been released. However it is known that he underwent a liver transplant in May. The legendary guitarist who played in Velvet Underground, and had a long solo career wrote such classics as ‘Perfect Day’ and ‘Walk on ...

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THE BLACKOUT FORCED TO CANCEL LONDON DUE TO ILLNESS

The Blackout have been forced to cancel their remaining tour dates due to illness. We wish Gavin a speedy and safe recovery. Please see the below statement from the band, for full details: Hey guys, So some of you may already be aware of what’s happened with Gavin, others may not be. Long story short, at our show at Manchester ...

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The One Hundred – New Breed, New Generation

We are at The Boilerroom in Guildford and it’s The One Hundreds, first ever gig!  “What’s up Guildford! It feels good to be on stage after two years” says lead vocalist Jacob Field. You see, this is a band formed from the ashes of Collapse The Control, a metalcore band that toured abundantly. The One Hundred introduce new drummer Joe ...

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HRH AOR 2 announces UFO to headline next spring’s event

HRH AOR 2 announces UFO to headline next spring’s event British Rock legends UFO are set to headline next spring’s HRH AOR 2 March 22nd. The band released their 20th studio album  ‘Seven Deadly’  last year to global acclaim and will headline the billing on the Saturday night. The current incarnation of the band  includes founding members Phil Mogg (vocals), Andy Parker (drums), keyboard ...

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The One Hundred FREE track

Rising from the ashes of Collapse the Control, we bring you …..The One Hundred. Having just spent a year writing their new (currently untitled) EP, the band has just released their first track ‘BREED’. You can download the new track for FREE, from http://breed.viinyl.com/ Catch the band live, supporting Outpatients on the following dates: Monday 21st October 2013 – Guildford, ...

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Hard Rock Hell ‘Cirque Du Rock’ Preview

Hard Rock Hell is back! With the excellent reviews from last year and a mega line-up booked for 2013! Hard Rock Hell is rising and becoming more and more popular each time round! If you was at Hard Rock Hell last year im sure that you already have your ticket, because Hard Rock Hell isn’t just a festival, its more ...

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S.E.A.S.O.N.S release ‘We Own The Night’

Reading lads S.E.A.S.O.N.S have just released their first ever video for track ‘We Own The Night’. In the bands own words this track is “blending rock, metal, dance, drum n’ bass and orchestral music”. When asked if this was the initial intention, Oli Strive (vocals and guitar) said: “Yes always. I call it The ‘S.E.A.SO.N.S’ Project because it was a ...

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Skindred announced for Hard Rock Hell 7!

Already an excellent line-up! Skindred have been announced to this years Hard Rock Hell Festival! Skindred join Airbourne and Black Star Riders for this November’s Hard Rock Hell 7 Nov 28-30th. Hard Rock Hell is topping itself this year, with one of the ebst line-ups we have seen! The event has been sold out since May but a limited handful ...

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Linkin Park Announce new Steve Aoki Collaboration Single!

Linkin Park and Steve Aoki have now confirmed their collaboration! The band first connected with Steve Aoki (the EDM producer/DJ and founder of Dim Mak Records) to put together initial ideas for the song several months ago… “It was about building this bridge between our two worlds and doing it in an organic way,” said Aoki in an interview with ...

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Motörhead announce a new album!

AN  AFTERSHOCK  IS COMING! “Silence, silence Silence when you speak to me!” – Lemmy Kilmister Can you believe that Motörhead have reached their 21st studio album! What a band! With so much great music history! Motörhead are one of the bands that helped pioneer speed and thrash metal! We haven’t had a sneak peak of this album just yet. But ...

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