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Alestorm return to the studio to work on fifth album

Set (s)ale for Orlando. A bottle washed up on the shores of RAMzine today, containing a rolled-up message. It reads:“Ahoy humans! We are very thrilled to announce that we have entered the studio to record our fifth full-length album, entitled “NO GRAVE BUT THE SEA“!  Of course it was from everyone’s favourite pirate metallers, Alestorm, who have returned to the ...

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Courtesans announce EP and UK tour

London doom-pop four-piece Courtesans are following the success of their pledge campaign with the release of the EP ‘Better Safe Than Sober’. The EP is released on March 31st and includes the track ‘Mesmerise’, check it out below: To promote the EP, Courtesans have also announced a UK tour. Dates are below: 18th February – London, Electrowerkz 22nd February – ...

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Team Rock titles saved by Future Publishing

Hammer won’t fall. You may have heard before Christmas that Team Rock and all of it’s outlets, including Metal Hammer and Classic Rock magazines, were to go in to administration. Today it was revealed that all of Team Rock’s former outletshave been purchased by Future Publishing. This also included the Golden God awards and Team Rock radio. Future also currently ...

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Furia Release Ksiezyc Milczy Luty

Furia, pioneers of nekro folk, a blend of black metal and European folk music, have released their fifth album Ksiezyc Milczy Luty – that roughly translates as “Moon Silent Severe” – on Pagan Records. Two years since their previous full length release, Nocel, the six tracks that encompass Ksiezyc Milczy Luty were recorded at Czysciec Studio and mixed by the band’s ...

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UR – Hail Death

Featuring former members of Bloodthirst and Bloodstained, Polish black metal band UR have released their debut six track EP Hail Death on Arachnophobia Records. UR consist of the singularly named Gregor on guitars and vocals, Bony on bass, Kroll on drums and recorded Hail Death at Left Hand Sounds studio where it was produced and mixed by Marcin Rybicki (known for his work with In Twilight’s ...

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All 2017 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductees announced

It was only a few days ago that we announced prog rock legends Yes are to be inducted in to the world-famous Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame. Now a video has been released confirming all of the 2017 inductees. Check out the video below: This year’s inductees are: American folk singer Joan Baez, prog supergroup Yes, inventive electronic pop legends ELO, AOR ...

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ACM welcomed Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer, Chad Smith

ACM welcome Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer, Chad Smith

The most Rock and Roll school that we know strikes again! Back in December, The Academy Of Contemporary Music (ACM) welcomed Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer, Chad Smith, to their London Campus. He took a rare day off from his busy schedule to hold an exclusive masterclass for ACM students and two competition winners. Chad said: “This is my first time at ...

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Megadeth to headline Bloodstock 2017

Got any Megadeth? After a roller-coaster of a year that was 2016 – It was great to enter 2017 with the excellent news that Megadeth will be the second headliner for Bloodstock Festival 2017. Dave Mustaine and co. will close the festival as Sunday night headliners. Front man Mustaine had this to say: “We kick off 2017 by announcing we’ll ...

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Death Valley High to support Orgy at 2017 UK dates

Following a successful tour supporting Killing Joke, San Francisco’s own Death Valley High have announced they are about to embark on a UK tour with industrial / nu-metal icons Orgy. DVH frontman, Reyka Osburn coments:  “We’re super hyped to be coming back over to Europe and the UK with our mates. ORGY. We’ve talked about it so many times, it ...

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King King announce 2017 tour dates

Following extended time required for guitarist/vocalist Alan Nimmo to recover from surgery, King King were forced to cut short their winter tour and reschedule dates. Following Ramzine’s previous news on new dates there have been further minor amendments and indeed additions meaning potentially more fans can get to see Britain’s number one blue rock band in 2017 whose King King – Live was recently ...

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