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We spoke to ALESTORM in Hafan y (Hammerfest)

It’s time to tell you a tale of another band which you simply must watch at Download Festival. It was a rare sunny weekend in Hafan y Môr on the shores of North Wales that we found ourselves in conversation with five drunken pirates who had travelled all the way from The Banana Islands or Sierra Leone… supposedly. ALESTORM is ...

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Evil Scarecrow

HRH Hammerfest 2017: Saturday Highlights

All good things must come to an end, and this mindset hangs heavy in the air of the final day of Hammerfest 2017. As bleak as it feels, it’s not going to dampen any spirits, as roaring hordes of horn-throwing metal fans are racing to kick-start the glorious finale. Opening the ‘Young Blood’ portion of the festival is the Birmingham ...

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Armored Saint

HRH United Hammerfest 2017 Thursday Highlights

Well, here we are; back for another instalment of the legendary Hard Rock Hell United Hammerfest, and if the first day is anything to go by, the quality is damn high. The sun is beating down on the black shirted, leather jacket-clad festival attendees, and the mood is understandably, ridiculously jubilant. Opening the entire festival with a song described as ...

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The Raven Age

The Raven Age talk Anthrax Tour, New Album, New Label

We caught up with George Harris, guitarist of The Raven Age at Hammerfest 9. George tells us what it was like to tour with such greats as Anthrax and Iron Maiden. He also talks about the new album Darkness Will Rise which was finally released last week, after they signed with BMG. Watch the full interview here: George Harris and Dan Wright ...

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RAMzine Issue 12

RAMzine Issue 12 – Festival Previews, In Flames, Johnny Deathshadow

Get a FREE print copy here. Aerosmith, Airborne, Amon Amarth – three very different style bands, yet we are very excited to see all of them headline festivals this summer! RAMzine’s traditional Festival Previews Feature returns in this issue, as we come into the new year and start planning our summer. We had a chance to catch up with Anders of In ...

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ramzine issue 8

RAMzine Issue 8 – Hammerfest, Cradle of Filth, Anti-Clone, AshesToAngels!

RAMzine Issue 8 is here! This issue is our biggest yet, jam-packed with content! We have traveled to Wales quite a few times over the last month for the HRH events, as we cover Hammerfest, HRH AOR, HRH Prog (check out our HRH Blues review online soon!). We catch up with Dani Filth as he stops by Hammerfest to play ...

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Cradle Of Filth

Cradle of Filth added to Hammerfest 8!

We told you to be quick! All accommodation for Hammerfest 8 has now sold out – and before the announcement of Cradle Of Filth! We had a taster to Dani Filth’s wonderful unique vocals as he played with Devilment at this years Hammerfest, however this will be a HF debut for Cradle! Their new album Hammer Of The Witches is ...

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Hammerfest 8 announces Exodus & more!

Hammerfest has made it’s first announcement for next years festival – and there are only 58 rooms left! We repeat just 58! The festival takes place at Camp HRH, Pwllheli, North Wales between 10th – 13th March 2016. Hammerfest 8 has just announced American thrash legends Exodus as headliners, joined by death metal band Fleshgod Apocalypse, thrashers Lawnmower Deth, metallers ...

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Hammerfest announces more Metal!

It really is no wonder that Hammerfest sells out so fast each year, with the awesome bands that they add to the bill. This year see’s the likes of Kamelot, Candlemass, Devilment and Orange Goblin, to name just a few. Today Hammerfest have announced Xentrix, Blitkreig, Incinery, and The Heretic Order. Listen to all below. Hammerfest is now part of a ...

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Hammerfest announces HRH Stoner Rock stage

Hammerfest 7 have just announced that on Saturday March 14th 2015, its sister brand HRH will host a special HRH Stoner Rock Stage. Bands set to perform on the HRH Stoner Rock Stage include the already announced acts Sahg and Hang the Bastard. Joining them are PIST, The Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell, 7 Weeks, Sigiriya, Sedulus, Steak, Phase Reverse and ...

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