Tag Archives: heavy metal


The Pulse Of Bliss – An Interview With Vulture Industries

Compelling, experimental, and highly original, the avantgarde metal ensemble known as Vulture Industries have captivated and challenged music addicts around the globe for 15 years now. Their elusive and charmingly eccentric frontman Bjørnar E. Nilsen invited RAMzine into the band’s dark and twisted world… Musically speaking, Vulture Industries has never been a predictable entity. Was the will and determination to ...

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Manimal Release Black Plague

‘Black Plague‘ is the first single to be released by Manimal from their new album Purgatorio that’s out on 7th September through AFM Records. The Gothenburg band featuring Samuel Nyman (Vocals), Henrik Stenroos (Guitars), Kenny Boufadene (Bass) and André Holmqvist (Drums) all manned the studio desk to record the nine songs to be found on Purgatorio, as Nyman revealed. “Just like ...

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Stone Leaders

World-renowned drummer John Macaluso has played with the likes of Yngwie Malmsteen, James LaBrie, TNT, Symphony X and Ark, Labyrinth and Mike Romeo has co-founded multi-national rock band Stone Leaders whose  self-titled debut album wi’l be released this autumn via Vanity Music Group. The band essentially came together when Macaluso was doing a drum clinic in Zagreb, Croatia and he ...

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U.D.O.’s One Heart One Soul

Germanic metal merchants U.D.O. have released the rocking ‘One Heart One Soul’ as their new single. ‘One Heart One Soul’ is taken from their forthcoming album Steelfactory and is set for release worldwide on 31st August. For information on the album at Ramzine click here. In the meantime check out the accompanying video to ‘One Heart One Soul’ right here.   ...

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Wicked Witch Released by 20th Century

Continuing their quest to unleash unreleased music from hard rock bands of note across the globe, 20th Century Music have released Wicked Witch‘s Wicked Witch of Boston. Wicked Witch featured members that went on to join and form bands such as Savatage, Metal Church, Trans Siberian Orchestra and Circle II Circle. The band formed when Zak Stevens and guitarist Matt Leff ...

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Uli Jon Roth 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Former Scorpions guitarist Uli Jon Roth has announced his 50th Anniversary Stage Tour with six UK dates planned for the tail-end of the year. It has been a busy year for Roth, having already been part of the G3 European and UK Tour with Joe Satriani and John Petrucci, and most recently establishing a new company. UJR Sky Guitars, offering ...

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Crystal Viper At the Edge of Time

Female fronted Polish heavy metal act  Crystal Viper have released a new special, limited edition EP entitled At The Edge Of Time that is out now on AFM Records. Crystal Viper were founded back in 2003 by singer, guitarist and composer Marta Gabriel.  They released five studio albums, single singles and compilations, and toured in more than 15 countries from ...

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U.D.O. Rising High

German heavy metal band U.D.O. release their new album Steelfactory on 31st August through AFM Records, and to get fans in the mood have released a new video single from it in the shape of ‘Rising High’. Formed by vocalist Udo Dirkschneider in 1987, after leaving Accept, with Steelfactory the band are said to inspirered by recent past live shows leading to the ...

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Fates Warning – Live Over Europe

This double live album by the progressive metal heroes Fates Warning appropriately titled Live Over Europe containing an astounding 23 tracks captured on tape in eight different cities is a pure musical delight. Boasting a powerful and bombastic sound courtesy of producer Jens Bogren (Symphony X, Kreator, Opeth, etc.), the band are on top form and there are loads of ...

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More Saxon Classics Due 

Innocence Is No Excuse, Rock The Nations and Destiny are the latest Saxon albums to be given some impressive deluxe reissue attenntion. Initially intended for July, they will now be released on 10th August through BMG. The CDs will feature 24-page media books containing original lyrics, rare photos and memorabilia, alongside bonus tracks including a selection of early demos – Some ...

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