Interviews

Interview with Biff Byford of Saxon about forthcoming release — Eagles and Dragons

A new Saxon package “Eagles and Dragons” is out soon. The set features nine albums which before today, were only released on vinyl in some regions (including Germany, Italy and the UK) and even then, only in very limited quantities. The new luxury 180 gram vinyl versions in the collection, including inner sleeves with all the lyrics, are a must-have ...

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Bloodstock: The Evolution

Starting out in 2001 as a one-day indoor event and seeing numbers of roughly 700 people, Bloodstock has become a household name amongst rock and metal fans. Now seeing numbers of 15,000 people, it has evolved to a full blown outdoor metal festival (Bloodstock Open Air – BOA), having seen acts such as Lacuna Coil, Testament, Cradle of Filth, Lamb of God and ...

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Alex Marshall from Miss Vincent talks EP’s, Touring with FVK and their charity single!

We caught up with Alex Marshall, front man of South coast Punk rockers, Miss Vincent to discuss the upcoming tour with Fearless Vampire Killers in March, the new video for their EP and the new tracks in the pipeline. Hi Alex! Hello! Let’s jump straight in and talk about the video you’ve recently released for your track ‘Disparate, Desperate’, who ...

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Sumo Cyco: “Bands need to learn how to multi-task, or they will drown”

Candian dancehall-core band Sumo Cyco seem to just appear from nowhere in 2014, after a successful debut album release and support slot with Fozzy and Nonpoint, SEVER and the boys are working on album number two with the help of YOU! That’s right – dontate to their pledge campaign and you can be credited as an executive producer, provide backing ...

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Interview: Alan Cassidy, Black Dahlia Murder

The Black Dahlia Murder are currently on a tour across Europe in support of their latest album Abysmal which was released back in September 2015. We caught up with drummer Alan Cassidy prior to the doors opening for what was to be a fantastic night of quality metal in one of London’s most iconic music venues The Underworld in Camden. ...

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Interview: Michael Schenker

Michael Schenker (UFO, Scorpions, MSG, Temple of Rock) on 2015’s success with Temple of Rock and more. Interviewed by Paul H Birch Part 3, filmed by Martin Tierney. The award-winning, legendary guitarist Michael Schenker will embark on a nationwide UK tour with his band Temple of Rock starting at the Bilston Robin in Wolverhampton on Wednesday 20th January 2016. MICHAEL ...

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Interview: Velvet Insane at The Engine Rooms Rock Night

The Swedes have arrived again, this time in the form of rockers, Velvet Insane. We caught up with the guys on their ‘Break Out of Sweden Tour’, which saw the band play shows across the UK and Japan. The band is made up of Jonas Eriksson (vocals),  Jesper Lindgren (guitar), Tobias Reimbertsson (drums), and Niklas Henriksson (bass). They are eager ...

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Attica Rage: HRH9, Americans & Embarrassing Moments!

Nat caught up with Scottish rockers Attica Rage at HRH9. The guys talk about their incredible live performance at Hard Rock Hell, and the story behind Zakk Wylde swapping dressing rooms with them. The conversation then switches to how the HRH Ibiza Road Trip, before we end on whats coming next for the band. It looks as though the new ...

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Those Damn Crows on Video Concepts & Whats Next!

Nat caught up with the Welsh rockers Those Damn Crows. We talk about playing HRH9, and their debut track and video for ‘Fear of The Broken’ and the symbolism behind the music video (which you can watch here). These guys are certainly going places, rolling out such a hard hitting and professional video for their debut – we can’t wait ...

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Embarrassing Tour Stories: Those Damn Crows

“They used to tear gas you… if they liked the band!” Nat chats to the guys from Those Damn Crows about their gig and tour highlights, shopping trolleys, being tear-gassed and kicking chickens! See the full interview here: http://ramzine.co.uk/interviews/those-damn-crows-on-video-concepts-whats-next See our review of Hard Rock Hell 9, in Issue 6 of RAMzine. Buy print copies here.

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