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Wacken – Triple X Anniversary Edition

In a summer crowded with festivals, Wacken has found its spot. Perhaps not the biggest or the one with the best bands, but the one that has the best whole metal experience. Get ready to be surrounded by metal everywhere. Metal markets, bars, video games, movies, tons of concerts and millions of beers… the truly holy land that every metalhead ...

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RAMzine Issue 24

RAMzine 24 | Download Festival, Clutch, Footprints In The Custard

RAMzine Issue 24 is out now featuring this year’s gathering of the rock gods, Download Festival. Read though our annual big review. We catch up with Dan Maines of Clutch to talk past ‘normal’ jobs, bands houses and The Weathermaker Vault Series. We also review the fifth installment of Breaking Bands Festival, a festival that support underground bands, and Footprints In The ...

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Sabaton announce Wembley Arena headline show

Sweden’s metal eccentrics Sabaton have announced their first headline UK arena date.  As part of ‘The Great Tour’, Sabaton play SSE Arena in Wembley on Saturday, February 8th 2020. Support comes from melodic metallers Amaranthe, and Apocalyptica. This tour is in promotion of their upcoming album The Great War, released July 19th via Nuclear Blast. Check out their latest track ...

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Bloodstock Announce Five More Bands To Line-Up

No one says, “HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY MOTHER FUCKERS!!!” quite like Bloodstock, who’ve announced five more bands to their already interstellar line-up. Remember, you’re never alone if you have metal in your heart. Toronto punks Cancer Bats are enforcing the Ronnie James Dio stage, which shouldn’t come to anyone’s surprise. Along with releasing one of 2018’s more outstanding records, their recent run ...

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RAMzine Issue 21: Hands Off Gretel, One Last Day, Orange Goblin, Raging Speedhorn

RAMzine Issue 21 is out now and we have had a great few months of music up and down the country! We spoke with South Yorkshire grungers Hands Off Gretel in Newcastle about signing to major labels, genres and gender equality in rock. Then we headed on down to London to see Speedhorn‘s 20th Anniversary Show and through in an Orange Goblin (with ...

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Download Festival 2017

Download 2017: The Highlights

Another fantastic and historical year of Download Festival has sadly been and gone. It’s a bit like the rock and metal Christmas in a way. Think of this week as being a 7-day boxing day. For once we had very minimal rain (not great for goths and gingers like me!) but bringing an extra sheen to the weekend – plus ...

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Bloodstock 2015 Highlights: Thursday and Friday

RAMzine readers will be familiar with other major rock festivals this year, but it is universally recognised that Bloodstock is tailor-made for metal-heads.  Since going ‘open air’ in 2005 this site has seen all kinds of acts from Slayer to Alice Cooper and everything in between. This year’s line-up was no different – four nights of carnage at Catton Hall ...

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BLOODSTOCK announces TRIVIUM, SABATON and AGALLOCH for 2015!

BLOODSTOCK have revealed their final headliner for the festival taking place in 2015. Trivium will take the stage, for a UK exclusive for 2015! Frontman Matt Heafy tells us: “The UK is where the world first took notice of TRIVIUM, and to pay true homage to that, TRIVIUM will be playing the most Metal festival that exists in the UK: ...

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Sabaton reveal new ‘Heroes’ studio video

Swedish power metal kings Sabaton have revealed a brand new studio video from the recording of their new album, Heroes. The new album was recorded by Abyss Studio alongside producer Peter Tägtgren who has worked with them on their previous record, Carolus Rex. Check out the new video below! Heroes is due for release May 19th via Nuclear Blast Records.

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Download Festival 2014 reveal 23 new acts

Download Festival 2014 have revealed a brand new batch of acts to be added to this year’s festival. Names include recent Grammy nominees Killswitch Engage, UK favourites Skindred and post-grunge kings Seether heading a rooster of 23 acts to be added to the line-up. Full list of acts include: Killswitch Engage Skindred Seether The Used American Head Charge The Pretty ...

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