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Avenged Sevenfold

Download 2018: Friday Highlights

Over for another year. This week is like the ‘boxing day’ of Download: everything’s done, everyone’s recovering, and another year to go. Fifteen years since Download was launched, is it still exciting as it was back in 2003? Will it go down in history like it’s spiritual predecessor Monsters Of Rock? Or will it be like that Christmas you got ...

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Download 2018: 10 acts you NEED to see on the main stage

We’re finally here! Download 2018! RAMzine have guided you through all of the stages at this years festival (or at leas the ones on the poster) and now we have come to the main stage. In all honesty, this year’s line-up is so stacked, this could have been a top 100, but we have stuck to the traditional 10 to ...

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Avatar Country

Avatar continue to impress with Avatar Country

Avatar Country is not your ‘typical’ metal record, in the same way that Avatar are not a ‘typical’ metal band. Avatar Country perfectly captures Avatar’s bizarre look and outlandish stage show and hands it to you in the form of a 10-song album, which is by far one of the most unique and enjoyable metal albums of the last few ...

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Avatar have a very special message from the King…

The King has blessed us with this very special message: That’s right – the dark and twisted circus that is Avatar are touring the world. Most notably a UK date: 16/03 London, UK Islington Assembly Hall This is in conjunction with their new album Avatar Country on 26 January 2018, via Century Media Records. Tracklisting for Avatar Country is as follows: ...

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MetalDays 2015 – Festival Review

Any spare time I get throughout festival season, you can find me in a field in a tent – that’s my happy place. Each year I face the same dilemma, I dream of a beach holiday in the sun; I know I should travel more, but I just can’t draw myself away from the festivals. Music is what I live ...

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Live Review – Avatar, Manchester Academy

Avatar, no not the film, it’s the crazy Sweedish band and tonight they invade Manchester. A circus theme intro song is played, one by one members of Avatar appear on stage and take position, waiting for the leader to arrive. Johannes makes his entrance onto the stage, The band play ‘Let it burn‘ and the crowd went insane, not normal insane ...

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Johannes of Avatar Interview

RAMzine sat down with Johannes Eckerström of Avatar, who tells us after this long he dose feel like the band need a bit of a break saying “on average we have been doing 5 shows a week for 14 weeks”. That is a lot, but it hasn’t gone unnoticed. Avatar have propelled into the world of Rock and Metal certainly ...

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Avatar UK Tour Announced

It’s been an interesting year. Especially with Avatar. Storming the UK and World touring, big festivals, new fresh songs with a fantastic album. Now they are back in the UK this November to carry on ‘Hailing The Apocalypse‘. Dominating the sound waves, with ‘Hail The Apocalypse‘ reaching the top 100 in the US Billboard entry, and playing at such festivals ...

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Avatar – Hail The Apocalypse

Avatar – words cannot describe how nuts and awesome they are live! Avenged Sevenfold personally picked Avatar as their support act across their European tour in late 2013. Due to this massive break for the band they have now received loads of bookings for major festivals such as Download, Bloodstock and Rock On The Range, for late 2014. If your ...

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Interview with Avatar at Hammerfest

Avatar are a Swedish band that have really stood out since the release of their 4th studio album ‘Black Waltz’ in 2012. Lead vocalist Johannes says it was on Black Waltz that the band really “got [their] sh*t together”. Johannes goes on to say after ‘Black Waltz’ “something clicked… and seeing the make-up awakened something that wasn’t their before.. suddenly the music had ...

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