Tag Archives: King Diamond

The RAMzine Alternative Christmas Playlist

Sick of Slade? Wound up by Wizzard? Find Mariah mundane? If you’re looking for a an alternative to the usual Christmas cheesefests, the RAMZine team have picked out their favourite rock and metal Christmas tunes to guarantee a real rock and roll Christmas… Skindred – Jungle Bells “This is my favourite, Skindred before they were very well known. It’s a ...

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Review: King Diamond – Dreams of Horror

Trying to get into someone like King Diamond for the first time can be difficult. With twelve albums under his belt, the former Mercyful Fate man is a long way into his career and knowing where to start can be so confusing, you end up just walking away. Luckily, this is where releases like ‘Dreams of Horror’ come in. A greatest ...

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Shining Unveil Live Cover

Norwegian Blackjazz mob Shining have unveiled a clip of their live cover of King Crimson‘s 21st Century Schizoid Man. Recorded at the Rockerfeller Music Hall in their home town, Oslo, over two years ago, the band felt it was apt to upload ahead of their return to the same venue last Friday. Of the cover, frontman Jørgen Munkeby states: “I do ...

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Volbeat and King Diamond Release Free Download

Heavy metal rockers Volbeat and King Diamond have come together to release an exciting new collaboration, titled Room 24, which is available for free download! The track is featured on Volbeats latest album, Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies, and you can download your copy HERE. When asked about working with King Diamond, Volbeat commented, “I’m a huge fan of Mercyful ...

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Memory Garden Announce Album Title!

Fresh from finishing up their hotly anticipated album in the studio, doom metal quintet Memory Garden have finally given it a name! Called Doomain, the release was recorded with the help of Mike Wead (King Diamond) and was mixed by Dan Swanö. Here’s what the band had to say about their new album: “The recording of Doomain must be the most relaxed album ...

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KING DIAMOND ANNOUNCED AS FIRST BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR 2013 HEADLINER

King Diamond have been announced as the first head-liner for Britain’s largest extreme metal festival, Bloodstock Open Air 2013! The show will celebrate the metal icons first ever UK festival appearance in his mammoth 30+ career! “I’m looking so much forward to this, we all are.  Finally back in England !  The people at Bloodstock have gone the extra mile to make ...

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