Author Archives: Victoria Purcell

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

Testament Interview @ Hard Rock Hell

RAMzine spoke to Alex Skolnick of Testament at this years Hard Rock Hell Festival! Testament have just released their new album ‘Dark Roots Of Evil’ we wanted to find out what was behind the covers on the album, and what it was like to have the bands previous drummer Gene Hogla back! See RAMzines review of Dark Roots of Evil ...

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Chris Buck Interview @ Hard Rock Hell

We bumped into Chris Buck backstage at this years Hard Rock Hell festival. We didn’t know much about him, apart from the fact he had just jammed with Little Caesar on the main stage at Hard Rock Hell, to a great song called Rum & Coke! Chris recently recorded an album with The Big Horns as ‘Chris Buck & The ...

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Buckcherry Interview @Hard Rock Hell

We caught up with a sleepy Josh Todd of Buckcherry at this years Hard Rock Hell Festival! Buckcherry are to release a brand new album this February 19th 2013. The new album ‘confessions’, being released via Century Media Records, is based around 7 deadly sins, which Josh confirmed is a concept the band have wanted to do for a while ...

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Sophomore ‘Wonderful Chritsmas Time’ FREE DOWNLOAD

Alex Sears front man of Decade has released his version of Paul McCartneys ‘Simply Having A Wonderful Christmas time’. He has released the cover under his solo project Sophomore. Download for FREE here: http://sophomoreuk.bandcamp.com/track/wonderful-christmastime Alex said: “I decided to have a crack at Wonderful Christmastime because I really wanted to do a Christmas cover and I think it’s one isn’t ...

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Scott Ian (Anthrax) ‘Speaking Words’ UK Tour May/June 2013

Back in November Scott Ian of Anthrax did a one off speaking words gig at The Garage in London. It went down so well that he is now to set off on a ‘Speaking Words’ tour next May/June in the UK and Ireland. Scott recently said: It’s an evening of ridiculous truth. It’s me talking (swearing) about this insane life ...

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Kobra & The Lotus Interview @ Hard Rock Hell

We caught up with Kobra Paige of Kobra & The Lotus at this years Hard Rock Hell Festival! After watching a powerful performance, that included a cover of Iron Maidens ‘The wicker man‘ we were keen to see if the band had any major influences! And we spoke about the new single ‘50 Shades Of Evil‘.  www.kobraandthelotus.com

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Hard Rock Hell Update 2012

Hard Rock Hell 2012 is well into the swing of things, last night saw such classics as Molly Hatchet and Sebastian Bach! However RAMzine’s ones to watch are Cardiff’s’ melodic rock band Serpentine. See their music video below, which features the bands previous singer who has now handed the helm over to Matt who equally has a set of awe inspiring pipes on him. Serpentine have ...

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Slash Announces UK Tour Dates!

Rock god and Ex-Guns N Roses guitarist SLASH! Has announced UK tour dates!! He is playing just 2 dates! So don’t wait to buy your ticket. The city of Nottingham and the city of Blackpool are the lucky places that will play host to Slash and his team. RAMzine reviewed Slashs latest album Apocalyptic Love back in June and gave ...

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Heaven’s Basement new album + Tour!

Heavens Basement are to release new album ‘Filthy Empire’ on 4th February 2013 via Red Bull Records! The album is to feature 12 tracks, including debut album ‘Fire, Fire’ and forthcoming single ‘Nothing to lose’. Track listing for the album is as follows: 1.         Welcome Home 2.         Fire, Fire 3.         Nothing Left to Lose 4.         Lights Out In London 5. ...

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EXODUS, HAVOK, NECRONOMICON, SEITA, And HEADCRUSHER Announced For BARGE TO HELL!

BARGE TO HELL is pretty much a festival on a ship!! The ship will sail Monday, December 3, 2012 from Miami, FL to Nassau, Bahamas and will not return you to the real world for five days until Friday, December 7, 2012. The line-up so far included the following: ARTILLERY AT THE GATES BEHEMOTH BONDED BY BLOOD CORROSION OF CONFORMITY ...

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