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RAMzine – Issue 3 – Atreyu

RAMzine Issue 3 is out now! Available for FREE (below) for your viewing pleasure. In this issue we spoke to Orange Country guys Atreyu, as they tell us about their forthcoming album ‘Long Live’. It’s been six years since they were on the  scene and it feels like a great time for them to come back. Read more about the ...

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Photos by Billibee Creative Limited.

Live Review: The Beach Boys – Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Never let it be said that RAMzine has a blinkered approach to its music coverage! We were lucky enough to be catching the inimitable Beach Boys on the third leg of a relatively short UK tour, celebrating over fifty years of their music which had them referred to, in some quarters, as Americas first, best rock band (certainly their US ...

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Interview with Atreyu!

Victoria Purcell (VP) headed to Search and Destroy Records HQ, in London to catch up with Porter McKnight (Bass) and Brandon Saller (Drums/Vocals) of Atreyu. After 6 years, it’s safe to say we had a lot of questions. Read the lowdown! VP: It’s been 6 years since the last release, what have you all been up to in that time? ...

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Photo by: Francesca Ludikar

Interview: Sumo Cyco

Although this genre-bending band have been together since 2011, it seems like they came out of nowhere. Mixing Skindred -esque dub-metal with No Doubt style ska-pop, Sumo Cyco are the ones to watch. We caught up with front-woman SEVER to talk about the new album, female-fronted bands and touring with Britney Spears. How would you describe the sound of Sumo ...

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Men on a mission

Men on a Mission: Oh Rococo, Deadlines

It’s a dull and slightly chilly evening; only two bands on tonight Oh Rococo & Deadlines, but the price is the same, £5.50; is this partly to blame for the decrease in audiences at local live music venues or are we still pointing fingers at money hungry promoters and the interweb…? Sadly, there are even less people than last weekend… ...

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Skarlett, by ©Neil Mach-2015

Review: Dames of Darkness Festival 2015

The fifth edition of The Dames of Darkness bash took place over two days on 9th-10th May 2015 at the excellent Robin 2 venue in Bilston. RAMZine attended to report on the festivities. Day One Opening the festival on day one was The Fall of Eve – a symphonic rock project formed by formed by Laura Tracey (Evangeline) with Michael ...

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Fearless Vampire Killers

Interview: Fearless Vampire Killers

In the past few years Fearless Vampire Killers have gone from strength to strength: they have released two albums, their own novels, an exclusive social network and have just finished a European tour supporting Black Veil Brides and In This Moment. About to embark on their UK headline tour, we caught up with vocalist and guitarist Kier Kemp to talk ...

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stupid chef

Men on a Mission: Stupid Chief, The Influence, Circadian

We are two guys on a mission, a mission to find the next big thing before the big thing finds them! We will tour UK venues searching for unsigned UK talent and list up who we’re hedging our bets on. We’re looking for groups that bring something a bit special to our souls by nailing or redefining a genre or ...

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Breaking Bands Festival

Breaking Bands Festival – Sold Out!

Breaking Bands Festival is a brand new festival to add to your calendar. Well, for next year at least if you haven’t already got a ticket, as it is now officially sold out! The festival aims to bring the very best of the bands of the future into one place. Breaking Bands Festival takes place in just a few weeks time ...

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hard rock hell

Black Label Society will headline Thursday at Hard Rock Hell 9!

Wow, what an announcement! – Following huge fan demand, Black Label Society will be playing the HRH stage alongside Saxon and UFO. The festival that takes place this November will also play host to Scorpion Child, Crowbot, The Scams, and more! See the full line-up in the poster below. With a many more acts to be announced, and Hard Rock Hell always providing ...

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