Sunday, June 3, 2012

Ram-page Interview

1. Can you tell us a little bit about the band for those that have never heard of you before?
- Our band exists until 2010, in 2011 we have released debut album “The Keeper Of Time”.
Now we have a more qualitative work “Blooming Rust”.

2. How would you describe your musical sound?
- Powerful, cast the rhythm section plus versatile guitar from acoustics to distortion and very powerful scream vocals.

3. What are some of the lyrical topics and subjects the band explores with the music?
- In our creation we’re trying to affect themes of philosophy of the universe and the human soul as well as their relationship

4. What is the meaning and inspiration behind the band’s name?
- Name of the band means rage or exuberant, in the sense of bright and powerful feed of the band on a stage.

5. What are some of the best shows that the band has played so far and how would you describe your stage performance?
- In 2010 at the festival "FMO-2" in Moscow we performed very bright and powerful & after this the first album of RAM-PAGE was released.

6. Do you have any touring plans for the new album?
- Nowadays there are plans only in our country and neighboring countries (Russia, Ukraine and Belarus) for a new album.
But when we’ll get the new proposals, then we surely will consider.

7. On a worldwide level how has the feedback been to your music by fans of black, death and thrash metal?
- Fans of black metal are much liked screaming vocals and fans of thrash metal powerful guitar riffs.

8. Are there any other projects besides this band or is this full time line up?
- No, the members of the band are concentrated only on the Ram-Page, it’s the only way we can flash the integrity of our thoughts.

9. What direction do you see your music heading into on future releases?
- In the future, we want to remain in our style, but complexity our material and technical performance.

10. What are some bands or musical styles that have influenced your music and also what are you listening to nowadays?
- Our musical preferences were influenced by such bands as: Kreator, Annihilator… Now we listen to different directions of metal and bands, some of them are: Death, Annihilator, Kreator, Napalm Death, Sodom, Dying Fetus, Deicide, Cannibal Corpse, Carcass.

11.Outside of music what are some of your interests?
- All our interests besides the band connection with our works: Privalov Vlad (vocal) works in the service of automation; Privalov Sergey (guitar) – studies for Manager; Dolgov Dmitry (bass) works in the service of relay protection; and drummer Valentov Alexey studies for the surgery.

12. Any final words or thoughts before we wrap up this interview?
- We wish you all good luck and happiness!!!