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First acts announced for Hammerfest VI

Organisers for Hammerfest have revealed the first acts for the 6th edition of the festival. Hammerfest VI: Book of the Dead will be co-headlined by German group Kreator and American thrashers Overkill with the likes of Breed 77, Grand Magus and Soilwork also making appearances. Check out the latest line-up poster below! Hammerfest VI will take place from 13th – ...

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Cambridge Folk Festival

Although RAMzine is dedicated to giving the hardest of metal-heads the latest in News and Reviews, even we  like to take a step back and listen to some great rock, acoustic and folk tracks. Set up at Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge Folk Festival will be celebrating its golden Fiftieth Anniversary next year, making it one of the longest running festivals ...

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Interview with Bludvera at Hammerfest

Bludvera are a five piece ‘New School’ Thrash Metal band from Liverpool, England. Combining great inspiration from the ‘Bay Area’ and Teutonic Thrash movements, their fast-paced shredding guitars and powerful vocals are comparable to those of Thrash legends Kreator and Slayer. Their E.P. ‘Terrorform’ is out now. At this year’s Hammerfest – Episode V ‘In Fear of the Dragon’ in ...

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Interview with Viza at Hammerfest

Viza are a seven-piece band from Los Angeles, California. They play an erratically amusing blend of highly energized international rock. Their music combines a fascinating fusion of the old and the new, employing traditional instruments such as the ancient string instrument – the oud – blended with more traditional rock elements such as guitar, bass and drums. Viza have managed ...

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Interview with The Goddamn Electric at Hammerfest

The Goddamn Electric was founded in January 2010. A group of four lads from Manchester, with a common passion for rock music – who decided take a journey together to restore rock back to its former glory! Taking their name from a well known Pantera song, their combination of catchy riffs, gravel-crushing vocals and a reliably solid backbone of pounding ...

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Hammerfest V: In Fear of the Dragon Festival Review

In the fantastical world of Heavy Metal music, sights such as massive armour-clad Bushido warriors – rising like phantoms from icy mists- are not unusual. These demonic samurai figures, along with a number of other lurking ghosts, gruesome blood soaked zombies, evil vampires and associated monsters … made up the crowd at this year’s Hammerfest – Episode V “In Fear ...

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