Tag Archives: HELLOWEEN

Live Review: Helloween, Rage, COP UK

Is there life in the old Pumpkin? “Fuck yeah!” We went to celebrate German power-metal and re-live a bit of music history. We arrived early to the old and battered building of the O2 Forum is Kentish town. There were a pair of ticket sharks lingering around the box office trying to lure people to buy/sell tickets with not much ...

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Review: Helloween – My God given Right

Founded in 1984, almost a life-time ago, Helloween have always been there in the background like part of the metal furniture, churning out album after album and their album covers are just as striking as the band themselves and adding to their plethora of albums is ‘My God-Given Right‘ making it 15 albums in total. Highly impressive, when you think ...

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Helloween for Hard Rock Hell 9!

Another great announcement was made for Hard Rock Hell this week as one of the most internationally successful acts on the global metal scene was added to the line-up. Metal Gods Helloween, who are just about to release their barnd new album My God-Given Right via Nuclear Blast Records! Helloween joins an already exciting line up which so far includes: Black ...

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The Keepers of the Seven Keys are back!

Helloween the founding fathers of German melodic power metal are back with their 15th studio album My God-Given Right to be released on June 1st. The band has started their career 30 years ago and influenced the metal scene with their pioneering style of song writing and arrangements. For those who may not have heard of these fine musicians listening to ...

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Hard Rock Hell Announcement – Blue Oyster Cult

Hard Rock Hell has a way of finding a delivering some of the best in veteran hard rock bands. The festival is always a celebration of the best, proving that the great classics will never be forgotten. Europe’s leading residential rock festival Hard Rock Hell are now pleased to announce Blue Oyster Cult, Krokus & Vardis this this year’s festival. ...

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Hard Rock Hell 8 Announces The Return of WASP

Hard Rock Hell 8 ‘Helloween’ takes place at Hafan Y Mor Holiday Park in North Wales, this November 2014! The already popular festival has just announced the return of WASP. Hard Rock Hell is known for selling out extremely quickly, as people enjoy the experience this festival has to offer before even thinking about the bands. If you want a chance ...

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Hard Rock Hell VII ‘Cirque Du Rock’

1000s of rock fans have ascended upon Hard Rock Hell VII ‘Cirque Du Rock’. A festival in November is a cold festival, but you don’t have to worry about that here. The festival that takes place in Hafan Y More, Pwllheli – A Haven holiday park, where festival-goers stay in caravans and chalets. After a fun filled night of circus ...

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Gamma Ray to Unleash Master Of Confusion THIS MONDAY

Gamma Ray will be releasing their brand new single Master Of Confusion this Monday (25th March 2013). This marks the first release from the band since their 2012 studio success To The Metal!, which shot them into stardom worldwide. Guitarist and founder Kai Hansen (formerly of Helloween) has said of the release… “We have been away for quite some time. We have ...

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Interview With Tobias Sammet of Avantasia

With Avantasia’s upcoming album ‘Mystery Of Time’ just a  few short weeks away, RAMzine spoke to man behind the magic, Tobias Sammet, to find out a little more about the making of the new album and what it takes to make an Avantasia concept album. The new album is expected to be released March 30th via Nuclear Blast Records and features ...

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Helloween ‘Straight Out Of Hell’ Album Review

German power metal pioneers Helloween have been producing their own brand of metal for almost thirty years, being stars in Europe and at one glorious moment almost getting to the big time in the late eighties. ‘Straight Out Of Hell’ is their fourteenth effort with long time producer Charlie Bauerfeind; is this the album that sees the band eclipse they’re ...

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