Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Memphis May Fire @ Slam Dunk Festival

RAM caught up with Memphis May Fire at this years Slam Dunk Festival. We talk kebabs and Fame! They play the Twitter Challenge, where they boys guess which band member said which tweet. “We are so thankful to every individual fan, and what they have done, the records they bought, the merchandise they bought, the shows they’ve come to.” – ...

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HRH AOR 2 announces Graham Bonnet of Rainbow

Hard Rock Hell in association with Classic Rock Magazine have announced round two of HRH AOR festival! The event will take place in the usual, and now well known site in North Wales – y Môr Holiday Park, Pwllheli. The dates for HRH AOR 2 are March 20th -23rd 2014. Acts so far announced :- Graham Bonnett (former Rainbow front-man) , Tyketto, Love/Hate, Kee ...

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Tonight Alive Interview @ Slam Dunk Festival 2013

Smiley Dave spoke to Tonight Alive at this years Slam Dunk Festival. The band recently released ‘Breakdown’ featuring Benji Madden of Good Charlotte, we find out the storey behind the collaboration. Watch the video for ‘Breakdown’ here.  New album ‘The other Side’ is set for release in September 2013, the band haven’t released an album since 2010, so there is ...

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Redfest 2013

Redfest now in its 7th year, at Robins Cook Farm (Surrey) returns with a mix of established and up-and-coming artists. Last year the festival played host to such acts as Modestep, Young Guns, and Kids In Glass Houses. This year get ready for some fun artists perfect for this beautiful sunshine! There are a wide variety of acts playing this ...

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Blitz Kids Interview @ Slam Dunk Festival

RAMzine caught up with Blitz Kids at this years Slam Dunk Festival. The guys talk about the new lyric video for ‘On My Own’. “We designed it for festivals” says lead singer Joe James. You can watch the video here. You can listen to new single ‘Run For Cover‘ on Youtube now. The catchy summer track will be available on ...

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Bury Tomorrow Twitter Challenge

Smiley Dave plays the Twitter Challenge with Jason and Kristan of Bury Tomorrow at this years Slam Dunk Festival. In this challenge we find out which band member would rather get to know the people who are not on the internet, which member of BT would like to become a stripper, and what the band might start doing on their UK ...

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TRC @ Takedown Festival 2013

We spoke to Anthony of TRC at this years Takedown Festival. He talks us through where he gets his energy from on stage, and the bands social media skills. RAMzines Smiley Dave then plays a game (named by Fearless Vampire Killers) Twitter Twat, where the band need to identify which band member said which tweet. We hear a story about ...

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The Defiled Interview @ Takedown Festival 2013

Smiley Dave caught up with The AVD and Stitch D from The Defiled at Takedown Festival 2013. We talk squash courts, Danzig and how their new album ‘Daggers’ nearly didn’t happen. Watch the video and read along. How much are you looking forward to today? Stitch D: “It’s good, we haven’t even looked around yet so we don’t know where ...

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Santa Cruz UK Tour Dates

Bringing back a taste of the 80s, Hard Rock band Santa Cruz have announced that they will be special guesting alongside Vega on two UK dates in July. These are:- JULY 5th – London, Barfly 6th – Rock City, Nottingham Lead vocalist/guitarist Archie says: “We are so stoked to bring our music to the UK for the first time! We ...

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Pierce The Veil & Woe Is Me @ Reading, Sub89

300 fans line-up the whole way around the corner of Readings Sub89, to get a good view of tonight’s California rockstars Pierce The Veil. Whilst queuing I text my photographer to see if he was near, and he reported he was on his way, and had overheard one fan confirm that lead singer Vic Futures smelled really nice. From here ...

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