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Bloodstock

Havok and many more bands added to Bloodstock 2017

When you thought Bloodstock’s stages were already bleeding with enough talent, we hear 18 more bands are added to the fray. Most notably Denver thrashers Havok in celebration of their new album ‘Conformicide’ . Check out this Live version of ‘Claiming Certainty’ below: Joining them on the main stage are San Francisco tech-death outfit, Fallujah, playing on Saturday: Also added to ...

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Erja by Nicki Vinall

Erja Lyytinen – Stolen Hearts September 2017 UK Tour

Award-winning Finnish slide guitarist and singer-songwriter, Erja Lyytinen has announced that she will return to the UK for more dates this September as part her Stolen Hearts tour. Her Stolen Hearts album has received a strong critical response. It was mixed by, and vocals recorded by Chris Kimsey (The Rolling Stones, Bad Company, Marillion, Peter Frampton). Tickets priced at only £12.50 can ...

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Seven Spires

Premiere: Seven Spires video for ‘The Paradox’

RAMzine is excited to share with you new video ‘The Paradox’ by symphonic metal demons Seven Spires. The track is taken from forthcoming concept album Solveig which will be released worldwide on August 4, 2017 via SAOL. ‘The Paradox‘ marks the first step towards the resolution of the storyline’s dramatic tension. The cabaret’s lights are now subdued and the master of the house is ...

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in this moment

In This Moment reveal lyric video for ‘Roots’

Taken from their sixth studio album ‘Ritual’, LA nu-metallers In This Moment have released the lyric video for ‘Roots’. Maria Brink and co. are set to release ‘Ritual’ on July 21st via Atlantic Records, which also features the track ‘Oh Lord’, a re-imagining of Phil Collins’ ‘In The Air Tonight’, and a collaboration with Rob Halford. Check out the lyric ...

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Jared James Nichols

Jared James Nichols announces UK tour

Wisconsin-bred guitarist Jared James Nichols has been making a name for himself on UK shores in recent times, touring in support to the likes of Zakk Wylde, Glenn Hughes and Walter Trout as well as headlining his own club dates and he’ll be back again this June to July, coinciding with the release of new single and video release via Listenable ...

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Download Festival 2016

Download 2017 begins, and will be one for the ages.

This year’s Download may be the most unpredictable and important yet. With live music being targetted by attacks earlier this year in Manchester, Rock AM Ring being evacuated, and not forgetting the Paris attacks in 2015. Security is being extra vigilant, which means we will be extra safe. No matter what happens – they can’t bring stop the Download crowd ...

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Wednesday 13

Wednesday 13 lives out his own funeral in the video for ‘Condolences’

Some of you may be looking forward to the horror-punk icon Wednesday 13 at Download next weekend, in the mean time we get to see his funeral. Or at least what it might look like in Wednesday 13’s new video ‘Condolences’. This is the title track from the new album released on June 2nd, via Nuclear Blast. Check out the ...

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RAMzine Rock and Metal Awards

RAMzine’s Rock & Metal Awards – Nominations now open!

Nominations are now open for RAMzine Rock & Metal Awards in partnership with ROCK PEN Conference and XL Promotions. Nominations are now open for the following categories: Band only categories  -Funniest tour story of year -The Best Home Made Video -The Revolutionary Band / Community categories  -The Biggest Contribution to Their Local Scene -The Biggest Contribution to The Band -Most ...

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Bloodstock

Bloodstock 2017: 10 more bands added to line up

With 10 more weeks to go, it’s only right that even more bands are added to the Bloodstock-Open-Air 2017 line-up. On Sunday -the hotly tipped Puppy will be playing on the Sophie Lancaster Stage The band tell us: “We’re beyond excited to be playing Bloodstock. Every year we’re in awe of how good the line up is, so for them ...

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Noddy Holder Stitched

Exhibition With A Musical Thread

Birmingham’s  Midlands Arts Centre (otherwise known as the MAC) will host an exhibition by Hunt Emerson and The Walsall Silver Threads throughout June. No, not a group but those visiting will see stars from on the Midlands music scene depicted among the work featured. Emerson, an internationally renowned cartoonist whose work has been featured in the NME, Viz and countless ...

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