I Divide have been causing a stir for a while now, winning the Red Bull Bedroom Jam in 2012, gigging with Funeral For a Friend in 2013, and releasing debut album ‘Last One Standing’ in April this year. April 2014 also saw the boys support Blitz Kids, who they share a stage with at Butserfest this year. We caught up ...Read More »
I recently had the pleasure of immersing myself in the upcoming record entitled Dømt til Bål og Brann by the Norwegian entity known as Kaldvard, and i...
Guitarist Edwin Premberg of modern melodic metal act Metalite recently sat down to discuss the band’s history, where they’re at now, and what the futu...
Politely welcomed into the small, dark band room at Sub89, in Reading, we prepare to speak with Josh Todd, front man of hard rock band Buckcherry. The...
A few months ago the ever-reliable and awesome Karisma Records (Norway) released a true gem of a record in the shape of In Flight by the Icelandic pro...
It’s safe to say InMe have a passionate following. Going by their recent tour and newly released material – it’s easy to see why. A...
DragonForce: “Sad to see Vadim and Fred go […] we continue to bring the full bombastic DragonForce experience” Extreme Power Metal 2019
On September 27, 2019, the influential and distinctive British power metal band DragonForce, founded in 1999 by guitarists Herman Li and Sam Totman, w...
Some months ago I came across a wonderfully eclectic and captivating album by the Brazilian prog rock entity named Caravela Escarlate. As much as I li...
Goldfinger: “The arts are so important and it’s not always easy to get out there” Fireball Tour 2019
With seven hit studio albums and a legendary cover of ‘99 Red Balloons,’ ska-punk legends Goldfinger are no stranger to touring, especially action-pac...
UK rock band Empire have been playing a round of festivals across the past year including Sonisphere, Hevy, 2000 Trees, and Hammerfest. We caught them at Butserfest, where they give us a nice warm introduction to themselves.Read More »
We caught up with Southampton alt-rock dudes Eagle and Weeks at this years Butserfest.Read More »
It’s been a turbulent year for The Blackout. Releasing their ‘Start The Party’ album in October 2013, the album tour was cut short when co-singer Gavin Butler had to leave the stage during their Manchester show due to a hemiplegic migraine. After the necessary rest and recuperation the band are back and stronger than ever, using new EP ‘Wolves’ to ...Read More »
James Toseland is a man of many enviable talents. He’s also a bloody lovely guy. Racing motorbikes for Honda at 18 years old, Toseland retired due to injury in 2011 with 252 races, 61 podium positions, and two World Superbike titles under his belt. So what’s a world class biker to do when he can’t ride competitively any more? Be a ...Read More »
With their latest album ‘The Sorrow And The Sound’ hitting us back in June, and soon to embark on the killer tour with Night Verses and Baby Godzilla, Feed The Rhino have been busy lads! Yet they still found a little time for RAMzine before their Butserfest performance…We caught up to chat about the album, tour, how the hell they ...Read More »
Saint [The] Sinner released their second EP ‘The Curious Tale of Mistress Murder’ in September 2013 and soon piqued the interest of the likes of Kerrrang! and Rock Sound and haven’t stopped since. We spoke to them about playing Vans Warped Tour late last year and Takedown earlier this year! Who they are looking forward to catching up with and what they ...Read More »
Create To Inspire are making a hell of a lot of noise for a band that haven’t been together that long. After winning the Red Bull: Live competition at Download this year and securing a string of gigs across the country, Create To Inspire hit Butserfest to show the South Coast what they can do. We caught up with the ...Read More »
Fall of Every Sparrow (F.O.E.S) have smashed out an impressive resume in the short time they have worked together. Having formed just last year, they have already made their name supporting the likes of Hacktivist and 36 Crazyfists. Five months of this togetherness was spent crafting ‘Ophir’, their atmospheric first EP released in February 2014. For a first release the post/alt rock ...Read More »
Photo by: Debra Raffles Trizzini As I was sitting down trying to think of an introduction, a friend of mine sat down next to me and said something that struck me. “It’s just hitting me who we’ve got here tonight. It’s surreal to see these kind of people walking around here”. Surreal indeed. Hertford is an idyllic place, but it doesn’t exactly ...Read More »