Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Epiphone® Introduces the Limited-Edition Tommy Thayer “Spaceman” Les Paul Standard Outfit

Ever wanted to truly feel like your a member of KISS? Now you can! Epiphone® have just released a Limited Edition Tommy Thayer Les Paul outfit called ‘Spaceman’. Designed by Tommy himself the Silver guitar is quipped with Gibson USA 498T™ Humbucking pickups, Grover™ Deluxe tuners and the LockTone™ bridge/tailpiece system. Each ‘Spaceman’ guitar includes a custom silver hard case ...

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HANCOX announce UK dates as part of their European Tour April 2013

Punk Rock, Rockabilly lads Hancox lead by Pip Hancox of ‘Guana Batz’ have announced UK tour dates as part of their Eurpoean Tour, this April! 11.04 Exchange / Bristol 12.04 Old Angel / Nottingham 13.04 The Islington / London  The band have rcently released a new album Vegas Lights, listen to the album preview below:

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Thin Lizzy: The new project ….. Black Star Riders

Back in October Thin Lizzy had said that they were to form a new project, under a different name, and that’s just what they did. The new project is made up of 4 former Thin Lizzy members Ricky Warwick (vocals), Scott Gorham (Guitar), Damon Johnson (Guitar), and Marco Mendoza (Bass). They will also be working with Jimmy DeGrasso (Drums), who ...

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Helloween announce release date for new studio album

The new Helloween album ‘Straight Out Of Hell’ is to be released January 21st via Spinefarm Records! The bands are also to perform at a one-off show at the London Forum on April 16th! And there is a rumour that future UK shows will follow… ‘Straight Out Of Hell’ was produced by Charlie Bauerfeind who also worked on ‘7 Sinners’. ...

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Adrenaline Mob voted iTUNES UK Best New Metal Artist of the Year with debut album Omertà

USA metallers Adrenaline Mob have been voted best new metal artist on iTUNES!with their album, ‘Omertà’. To celebrate the album will feature on iTUNES over Christmas at the special price of £5.99! Bringing together acclaimed Symphony X singer Russell Allen, former Dream Theater and Avenged Sevenfold drum virtuoso Mike Portnoy, and Sonic Stomp shred extraordinaire Mike Orlando, Adrenaline Mob form a musical ...

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70000TONS OF METAL 2013 Sets Sail In One Month!

Fancy doing something a bit different in 2013? Well how about this, a Festival on A BOAT!!! I know it sounds too good to be true! But this actually exists! In one months time Majesty of the Seas will be sailing to the Caribbean! Book your cabin now at www.70000tons.com and be part of Heavy Metal History made in the ...

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Swedish band Shining release Alice Cooper cover + New Album + Tour

Swedish band Shining have recently released a cover of Alice coopers ‘Prince Of Darkness’ it is available to listen here below! The band have just released their eighth studio album ‘Redefining Darkness’, which was released via Spinefarm Records. Track-listing: 1.       Du, Mitt Konstverk 2.       The Ghastly Silence 3.       Han Som Hatar Människan 4.       Hail Darkness Hail 5.       Det Stora Grå 6.       For The God Below Watch ...

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Artrocker NEW BLOOD Festival 2013

A series of 6 LIVE SHOWS between the 8th & 17th Jan 2013 Artrocker where the first people to put on shows for Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Black Keys and Interpol in London. They are good at spotting new talent, and at just £5 per night or a mere £10 for 6 nights it’s a bloody good deal! This year ...

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70000TONS OF METAL Announce All-Star Jam Hosted By Jeff Waters!

70000TONS OF METAL, The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, will sail Monday, January 28, 2013 aboard the Royal Caribbean “Majesty of the Seas” from Miami, FL and will not return you to the real world for four days until Friday, February 1, 2013. Canadian Guitar Mastermind Jeff Waters will host “JAMMING WITH WATERS IN INTERNATIONAL WATERS”, the official 70000TONS OF ...

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Stiff Little Fingers UK Tour + New Album

Punk rockers, Stiff Little Fingers are set to release their currently untitled, 10th studio album in March 2013! The band who have been together since the 70s have played with the likes of The Sex Pistols, The Jam, and Undertones. This is band full of music history. In 1979 they became the first band ever to hit the UK top ...

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