RAMzine caught up with Alex Green (Vocals, Guitar) and James Harris (Guitar) of Attention Thieves, after their headline show during the Enter Shikari tour. This is the fourth time I (Dave) have seen these boys play in 3 years and even after a heavy one from the night before with the lads from Enter Shikari…… Attention Thieves bring the party! ...Read More »
In the age of the internet it’s not hard to find great new bands from abroad, even if they have not released any material in your home country. ...
The captivating and compelling doom metal/stoner rock outfit named Hex A.D. Is undoubtedly one of the most interesting bands on the Norwegian circuit ...
Earlier this year Bowling For Soup front man went it alone on an acoustic and ‘storytelling’ tour across the UK. This was to invite fans n...
Award-winning Canadian blues rock guitarist and singer-songwriter JW Jones has been gathering mainstream attention with his last two hit albums, Belmo...
Bad Touch won the Exposure Music Award back in 2012 and the Marshall Ultimate Band Contest the following year, and if you’ve caught the band live you ...
The chances are you’ve seen Mollie Marriott live or on a DVD and never realised it. She’s stood on stage alongside the elite of British rock, from suc...
Hardcore Superstar -the Swedish four-piece that had the balls to merry thrash metal and sleaze rock in to a successful formula for party animals. Sinc...
It’s hard to believe Butcher Babies have been around for almost 8 years now. As the music industry is ever-changing now, the ladies and gents of...
Bludvera are a five piece ‘New School’ Thrash Metal band from Liverpool, England. Combining great inspiration from the ‘Bay Area’ and Teutonic Thrash movements, their fast-paced shredding guitars and powerful vocals are comparable to those of Thrash legends Kreator and Slayer. Their E.P. ‘Terrorform’ is out now. At this year’s Hammerfest – Episode V ‘In Fear of the Dragon’ in ...Read More »
Triaxis are a 5-piece heavy metal band from South Wales. They formed in 2006. They recently released their second album, ‘Rage and Retribution’ on Rocksector Records. The album was engineered by Chris Fielding (Primordial/Winterfylleth.) Triaxis were a big hit at their appearance at Bloodstock in 2009 and also in 2012. They have previously played Hammerfest, in 2011. At this year’s ...Read More »
Viza are a seven-piece band from Los Angeles, California. They play an erratically amusing blend of highly energized international rock. Their music combines a fascinating fusion of the old and the new, employing traditional instruments such as the ancient string instrument – the oud – blended with more traditional rock elements such as guitar, bass and drums. Viza have managed ...Read More »
The Goddamn Electric was founded in January 2010. A group of four lads from Manchester, with a common passion for rock music – who decided take a journey together to restore rock back to its former glory! Taking their name from a well known Pantera song, their combination of catchy riffs, gravel-crushing vocals and a reliably solid backbone of pounding ...Read More »
The Pigeon Detectives are back in town and it looks like they’ll be back in style with their new album ‘We Met At The Sea’ hitting our stores on April 28th. The bands debut ‘Wait For Me’ went platinum, and their second release went Gold, and now after signing to independent label, Cooking Vinyl, the boys are sure to kick ...Read More »
With Avantasia’s upcoming album ‘Mystery Of Time’ just a few short weeks away, RAMzine spoke to man behind the magic, Tobias Sammet, to find out a little more about the making of the new album and what it takes to make an Avantasia concept album. The new album is expected to be released March 30th via Nuclear Blast Records and features ...Read More »
Durban (South African) born and bred – yet London based – the rocking trio WHAT NOW release their full-length studio album ‘Move Like a Sinner’ on 11 March 2013. RAMZINE met the band at London’s fabulous venue The Lexington this January. We chatted to Tyron (vocals and bass guitar) Ryan (guitars and vocals) and Adam (drums and sampling) about travelling ...Read More »
Earlier this year we reviewed the Italian black metal band, Malnàtt and their latest album ‘Principia Discordia’ (See review here). It was enjoyable to write about and certainly had an unconventional approach when it came to creating their Black Metal sound. Knowing this, I was looking forward to asking the band some questions. They came back with some intriguing answers… ...Read More »
Westphalian (German) melodic shredders Neaera formed in 2004 when guitarist Tobias Buck (at that stage with death/grind band Malzan) formed the group as a side-project. The decision was made to create a sound similar to Tobias’s favourite bands working in the Swedish death metal genre of the period. The original line-up, consisting of Buck, Sebastian Heldt, Benny Hilleke, and Benjamin ...Read More »