Features

Interview: Night Ranger at HRH United

We sat down with Jack Blades, lead singer of 80’s famous American Rock band Night Ranger. The band headlined HRH AOR Festival 2015 on the Saturday night, playing a set lasting nearly 2 hours. It’s great to see the band back in the UK, and proving that they are very much still on top form. Blades tells us that Night ...

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Interview: StOp, sToP at HRH United

StOp, sToP were a great find at this years HRH AOR Festival. Rightly placed on the HRH Sleaze stage, the band played a set best described as a mix of 70s, 80s, and 90s. Their live show is nothing short of wild, crazy, and brilliant – a show of guaranteed fun! We caught up with the trio Jacob A.M. (lead ...

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Interview: Oaf at HRH United 2015

RAMzine tracked down Dom Lawson of punk band Oaf at this years HRH United. We talk about our favorite track ‘Fuck Off Segull’ – You may be surprised to learn that the chorus is not actually telling a seagull to Fuck Off! Rather the Seagull is a huge fuck-off-seagull. We also talk about the weird influences of Oaf, that perhaps ...

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Takedown Festival 2015

It’s not scorching here at Southampton Uni today, but the rain is keeping off and the sun is just resting behind the clouds. Optimum festival weather. For regulars to the festival there’s a feeling of being reunited with an old friend. For newcomers, there’s almost awe at the intimacy this festival holds. Either way, everyone is eager to begin… (District ...

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HRH United 2015: Highlights

It’s hard to believe that the first overnight festival of the season is over already! Oh yes, the season is fast approaching, and what a way to kick things off HRH United was! Containing a range of different genres on different stages, the festival was very attractive to us and many of the punters we spoke to. The festival included the ...

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Interview: Evil Scarecrow at HRH United

Evil Scarecrow are the masterminds behind such tracks as ‘Crabulon‘ and ‘Robotertron’. We caught up with Kraven Morrdethand (bass) and Monty Blitzfist (drums) at HRH United, to find out what the heck Evil Scarecrow is all about. We believe you will find their response enriching and educational. If you don’t get it perhaps you never will, but one thing is for sure ...

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Bleed From Within at Takedown Festival

It’s an exciting time for Bleed From Within. They returned to Takedown Festival sub-headlining the UPRAWR stage, on the cusp of releasing new material. We caught up with Scott Kennedy (vocals) and Craig ‘Goonzi’ Gowans (guitars) about them about what we can expect why they chose to go with crowd funding for the new EP ‘Death Walk‘ (available digitally). The band are ...

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Interview: Motor Sister (Jim Wilson)

What do most men do for their 50th birthday? Spend time with the family?  Venture to a festivals with old mates? For Anthrax guitarist, Scott Ian, he wanted to reform his favourite band – Mother Superior.  Scott’s wife, Pearle Aday, had been working with former front man Jim Wilson, so it only took a quick phone call to get the ...

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InMe at Takedown Festival

When we met InMe, they were just a few hours away from taking the stage to play Overgrown Eden in full. We spoke to them about how it felt to play the album in full yet again, their THREE upcoming new albums and looking back on their career to date. Overgrown Eden – It’s quite a moody album lyrically, but when we ...

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Interview: I, The Lion

I, The Lion Hit The Road In Support of New EP ‘Run’ Throughout February & March “A band with the potential to light up the British rock scene like a Reuben or Biffy Clyro”, you don’t hear that too often. This quote from RingMaster sits alongside a host of peer and review accolades held by ‘I, The Lion‘, from Kerrang!, ...

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