RAMPART Joins Full Metal Mountain

26 February, 2017

Thanks to Wacken Foundation we are going to Full Metal Mountain Festival at Nassfeld, Austria.

This year on the festival stages will play AMON AMARTH, APOCALYPTICA, ASKING ALEXANDRIA, AXXIS, BULLET, DORO, DRAGONFORCE, ENSIFERUM, PYOGENESIS, TANK, and many others.

March 2017 – this is when the Full Metal Mountain brings Heavy Metal back to the mountains! At the Nassfeld, the biggest ski region of Kärnten, the mountains rock again for one week!


Sweden Rock Band Competition 2017

28 January, 2017

RAMPART was competing for a chance to play at SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL 2017. We were nominated amongst 135 (out of over 900) bands that have made it through to the first voting round in the Sweden Rock Band Competition! Thank you for your IMMENSE SUPPORT to bring the band on stage with legends such as SCORPIONS, AEROSMITH, RUNNING WILD, VENOM, GRAVE DIGGER, PRIMAL FEAR, WARLOCK, and many more.

Now, after the voting process, we know for sure that the metal brotherhood/sisterhood exists!!! Thank you!

We are metalheads! We will always be less than the others!
Metal is the music that inspires us and makes us believe!!!



RAMPART Are Recording A Brand New Album

15 January, 2017

RAMPART started recordings for a brand new album and the youngest members of the band family had the honour to enter the studio first. The Scandinavian tour of the band brought in RAMPART the guitar player Nikolay Atanasov who lives in Denmark. RAMPART continues to be in Wacken Foundation’s good graces.

The brand new album has a working title „Memories for the Future” and is planned for release in 2017. The main topic line of all its lyrics is concept and features less known historical facts about the World War II.

Prepare to get thrashed!

RAMPART - Second Attack At Eindhoven, Holland

26 April, 2016

RAMPART returned to Eindhoven on 23rd April, 2016 to present live their new album “Codex Metalum”. This is the second time the band played in the metal city of Holland.

RAMPART headlined by chance the female metal evening with the participation of the bands: SHADOWRISE, NEPHILIM, HEONIA and BEYOND GOD. You can find photos from the gig in the GALLERY section.

Stay tuned for more info about the upcoming shows!
Metal On!

RAMPART Will Play With QUEENSRYCHE At Rome, Italy

30 June, 2015

We are proud to announce that we will support QUEENSRYCHE with Todd La Torre on 24th July at Atlantico Open Air, Rome, Italy!!!

RAMPART vocalist Maria Diese comments: “We are more than happy that we will touch our fans from the region of the Apennines for the first time in a live show! The performance at big stage among so significant Italian names and the opening slot for the legends in Progressive Metal - QUEENSRYCHE is a very inspiring event for us by which we hope our music to reach more metal maniacs!”

Special guest on the event is the band of Goran Edman HEADLESS. The other brothers in arms that will come out on the stage before the headliner are the heavy metalllers from IBRIDOMA.

You can find your tickets here. Here is the place of the concert - Atlantico Live.
Be there!!! In METAL We Believe!!!

Thanks To Wacken Foundation For Their Continuous Support!

3 May, 2015

We believe in Metal! We also believe that Wacken Foundation is its biggest supporter! Wacken Foundation supports our 'United Opus of Apocalypse and Staging Tour’.

We will continue to present live our last two albums “Conspiracy” and the upcoming “Codex Metalum”. You can find photos from our gigs in Serbia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Belgium, Italy and Greece HERE !!!

13.12. 2014 – Zaal de Schalm, Genk, Belgium / with CRIPPER (DE)
25.01.2015 – Tri Ushi, Sofia, Bulgaria
07.02.2015 – EightBall, Thessaloniki, Greece / with SCANNER (DE)
20.02.2015 – Harley Davidson, Pleven, Bulgaria
21.02.2015 – Disorder, Svishtov, Bulgaria
26.02.2015 – Club The Shaft, Istanbul, Turkey
27.02.2015 – Insight, Haskovo, Bulgaria
28.02.2015 – Stage 51, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
14.03.2015 – Omladinski Kulturni Centar, Pirot, Serbia
15.03.2015 – Blackstage Club, Nis, Serbia
25.04.2015 – Valhalla, Komotini, Greece
09.05.2015 – Club Adams, Sofia, Bulgaria
15.05.2015 – EightBall, Thessaloniki, Greece / with FLOTSAM AND JETSAM (US)
10.07.2015 – Club Fans, Sofia, Bulgaria
24.07.2015 – CrossRoads, Rome, Italy / with QUEENSRYCHE (US)
28.08.2015 – Central Square, Kyustendil, Bulgaria
16.10.2015 – Balkan Rock Festival, Blackstage Club, Nis, Serbia
03.11.2015 – Central Military Club, Sofia, Bulgaria

As soon as our new album "Codex Metalum" is released we will announce new dates!

You can WATCH a video for the activities, the projects and the supporters of Wacken Foundation during W:O:A 2015 with our song “The Flood”!

Wait for us in your city and stay loyal to metal!!!

United Opus Of Apocalypse And Staging Tour - Update!

19 March, 2015

With the support of Wacken Foundation RAMPART strikes with 'United Opus of Apocalypse and Staging Tour'!!!

The band presents live its last two albums "Conspiracy / Завера" and the upcoming in 2015 "Codex Metalum".

Here are the first dates of the tour:

13 December – Zaal de Schalm, Genk, Belgium / with PICTURE (NL), CRIPPER (DE), and more.
25 January – Tri Ushi, Sofia, Bulgaria
07 February – EightBall, Thessaloniki, Greece / with SCANNER (DE).
20 February – Harley Davidson, Pleven, Bulgaria
21 February – Disorder, Svishtov, Bulgaria
26 February – Club The Shaft, Istanbul, Turkey
27 February – Insight, Haskovo, Bulgaria
28 February – Stage 51, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
14 March – Omladinski Kulturni Centar, Pirot, Serbia
15 March – Blackstage Club, Nis, Serbia
25 April – Valhalla, Komotini, Greece
9 May – Club Adams, Sofia, Bulgaria
15 May – EightBall, Thessaloniki, Greece / with FLOTSAM AND JETSAM (US).
10 July – Club Fans, Sofia, Bulgaria
24 July - Atlantico Live Open Air, Rome, Italy / with QUEENSRYCHE (US).

In the more than two hours long playlist of RAMPART could also be found some speed metal songs from the debut album 'Voice of the Wilderness' and the sophomore full length release 'War Behest'.

You can find some photos from our recent gigs in Serbia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Belgium, and Greece HERE !!!

Metal On !!!

RAMPART Will Support SCANNER At Thessaloniki (GREECE)

21 January, 2015

SCANNER are back !!! Their brand new album "The Judgement" released via Massacre Records on 23 January will definitely blow you away!

On 7th February RAMPART will have the pleasure to support SCANNER at EightBall, Thessaloniki, GREECE.

Be there!!!

RAMPART - Live At Metal Crowd Open Air 2014 (BELARUS)

4 September, 2014

Here you can watch a live song from our participation at Metal Crowd Open Air (16th August, Retchica, BELARUS):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGd25WqQuxU

We would like to thank you, Belarus! We had a great time at Metal Crowd 2014! It was indeed an unexpected adventure for us to pass all the hidden barriers in UKRAINE and to meet you - fans, bands and promoters.

We hope to see you again!

RAMPART On Metal Messiah Radio (USA)

29 August, 2014

RAMPART is on this morning DJ Metal Daddy’s playlist for the August 31st edition of the Farvahar Metal Overdrive on Metal Messiah Radio (USA):


http://www.metalmessiahradio.com/community/

RAMPART Will Share The Stage With JOHN STEEL & BLAZE BAYLEY (Ex - IRON MAIDEN)

6 August, 2014

On 12th September, 2014 RAMPART will have the pleasure to share the stage with JOHN STEEL & BLAZE BAYLEY (Ex-IRON MAIDEN Vocalist) at Bar-Club 'Adams', Sofia, Bulgaria. Metal fans, you can find there all of our releases at a promotional price!!! You will be amongst the first that will hear our new songs from our upcoming new album 'Codex Metalum'!!!

Our friends from the Bulgarian band JOHN STEEL have recorded a great debut album with the ex-voice of IRON MAIDEN - BLAZE BAYLEY. You can find this special release there!

RAMPART - Confirmed For Canarias Hard And Heavy Meeting (SPAIN)

3 May, 2014

RAMPART are confirmed for Canarias Hard and Heavy Meeting 2014!

Other bands announced: ANEURISM (NO), THYRUZ (NO),GOZERK (ES), VALERIE (NO) , FIERCE JUSTICE (NO) , FALLENHALL (ES) , HUMBUCKER (NO) . The festival will be held on 5th-6th December at Gran Canaria, SPAIN.


Performance At Pancharevo Rock Fest (Pancharevo Lake, Bulgaria)

25 April, 2014

On 21st June, 2014 RAMPART will take part with a special performance at Pancharevo Rock Fest that is dedicaded to the anniversary (25 years on stage) of one of the first and the oldest Bulgarian rock bands - EPIZOD. We will congratulate this significant band by presenting our version of one of their songs.

The show will be filmed and a DVD will be released.

You can buy tickets for the festival here.

RAMPART will also present for the first time new material from the upcoming new album! Be there!

Bulgarian Metal Night At The Black Lodge

14 February, 2014

On 27th February at "The Black Lodge" Metal Bar will be presented the Bulgarian metal stage. This will be a special evening devoted to the bands that made their trace in the heavy music or that write at the moment Bulgarian metal history.

Some of these bands are: ER MALUK,HADES,KARTZER, HYPERBOREA, PANTOMIND, WARTIME, RAMPART, YUVIGI, DIMHOLT, KOROZY, ANGERCURE, VIOLENTORY, LAST HOPE, SHAMBLESS, PAST REDEMPTION, ENTHRALLMENT, VRANI VOLOSA, DEMENZIA, THE REVENGE PROJECT, AXECUTOR,SERPENTINE CREATION, UPYR, CLAYMORE, GRANULOM, LAST REMAINS, ODD CREW, MASS GRAVE, EUFOBIA, O. H., and more. Be there!!!

RAMPART – To Play MetalWar Fest (HUNGARY)

8 February, 2014

RAMPART - confirmed for Hungary’s MetalWar Festival 2014, which takes place September 5th – 7th in Budapest. Other bands confirmed include: CROSSHOLDER (HU), FATAL SMILE (Swe), EMERGENCY GATE (DE), FURYON (UK), LECHERY (SWE), EXORCISM (US, SP, IT, FR), VEXILLUM (ITA), OVERTURES (ITA), RAGDOLL (AUS), LIZZETTE & (SWE), NOW OR NEVER (DK, FR), DARK FUSION (RO), HARMONY DISORDER (UK), GALADRIEL (SK), ITHILIEN (BE), MAX PIE (BE), NOA ROCK (HU), DEMONLORD(HU), TWISTER(HU), SCORPIONS Tribute(HU), STRESS (HU), DIKTATOR (HU), KRIZIS (HU), GASLIGHT (HU), WORDS OF BLOOD (HU), VASMACSKA (HU), PARTYZAN (HU), AGREGATOR (HU), ALCOHOL(HU), VENDETTA INC. (HU), INVADER(HU).

This year, on 5-6-7 of September 2014, will be held for the second time a unique Metal Festival in Budapest, Hungary, called “MetalWar Fest 2014“. This event in the heart of Budapest, will be held at the Népliget Park. The previous, first “MetalWar Fest” in 2013 was attended by 22.000 people in three days.

RAMPART is expected to make additional festival appearances in 2014. The band is currently writing its 4th album! Stay tuned for more infos!!!

RAMPART – To Play MetalWar Fest (Hungary) And Canarias Hard And Heavy Meeting (Spain)

7 February, 2014

RAMPART - confirmed for Hungary’s MetalWar Festival 2014, which takes place September 5th – 7th in Budapest. Other bands confirmed include: CROSSHOLDER (HU), FATAL SMILE (Swe), EMERGENCY GATE (DE), FURYON (UK), LECHERY (SWE), EXORCISM (US, SP, IT, FR), VEXILLUM (ITA), OVERTURES (ITA), RAGDOLL (AUS), LIZZETTE & (SWE), NOW OR NEVER (DK, FR), DARK FUSION (RO), HARMONY DISORDER (UK), GALADRIEL (SK), ITHILIEN (BE), MAX PIE (BE), NOA ROCK (HU), DEMONLORD(HU), TWISTER(HU), SCORPIONS Tribute(HU), STRESS (HU), DIKTATOR (HU), KRIZIS (HU), GASLIGHT (HU), WORDS OF BLOOD (HU), VASMACSKA (HU), PARTYZAN (HU), AGREGATOR (HU), ALCOHOL(HU), VENDETTA INC. (HU), INVADER(HU).

This year, on 5-6-7 of September 2014, will be held for the second time a unique Metal Festival in Budapest, Hungary, called “MetalWar Fest 2014“. This event in the heart of Budapest, will be held at the Népliget Park. The previous, first “MetalWar Fest” in 2013 was attended by 22.000 people in three days.

RAMPART are also confirmed for Canarias Hard and Heavy Meeting 2014! Other bands announced: STORMHOLD (SE), ANEURISM (NO), THYRUZ (NO),GOZERK (ES), more to follow. The festival will be on 5th-6th December at Gran Canaria.

RAMPART is expected to make additional festival appearances in 2014. The band is currently writing its 4th album! Stay tuned for more infos!!!

RAMPART - New Interviews In Pro Rock Magazine, Metal Beast &. Metal Hall Webzines

5 December, 2013

You can find a brand new interview with RAMPART in the November issue of the magazine PRO ROCK!
A great part of its pages are devoted to the female fronted metal bands. In this issue are featured also NIGHTWISH, FATES WARNING, SCAR THE MARTYR, METAL CHURCH, GLAMOUR OF THE KILL, HALESTORM, AVATARIUM, TYR, MOTORHEAD, RUSSIAN CIRCLES, PELICAN, BALANCE AND COMPOSURE, ATLANTEAN KODEX, AFI, PRO-PAIN, FIREWIND, HAIL OF BULLETS, РESTILENCE, OLD FUNERAL, NECROPHOBIC, ONSLAUGHT, MASTER, W.A.S.P. and many more.

The webzine METAL HALL published a video - interview with RAMPART. You can watch it here!

In METAL BEAST webzine (In Bulgarian) you may read another interview on the occasion of the release of RAMPART's new album 'Zavera' !!! It also published the first review of the album!!!

RAMPART - Featured In Helvete Magazine (Norway)

10 November, 2013

The Norwegian Helvete Magazine #7 is out now! You can find an interview with RAMPART on its pages!

"There is no universal advice in benefit to the success that works. Yet the fact that the dynamics in the music business in the moment is the most rapid we have ever seen. The persistence is the main part of achieving good results. The inner metal spark will lead the young musicians into this adventure!$, shares Maria Diese.

You cannot become a metalhead! You should be born to be a metalhead!

Athens Calling! RAMPART Returns To Greece!

1 November, 2013

On 8th November, 2013 RAMPART will be performing a show at ROCK YOU TO HELL Festival Warm Up Show at 7 Sins Club in Athens. We will share the stage with the Italian heavy metal band WOTAN, and the Greek bands RUTHLESS STEEL and HEART ATTACK.

ROCK YOU TO HELL FESTIVAL marks the first edition of a new underground heavy metal festival in Greece. The bands playing are: ERASE (GR), SERPENTEETH (CYP), CLAIRVOYANT (GR), SPARTAN WARRIOR (UK), BLIND JUSTICE (GR), HOLOCAUST (UK), and MEDIEVAL STEEL (USA). We’re really looking forward to that event. See you there!

The Artwork And The Tracklist Of The New Album

10 October, 2013

RAMPART’s new album ‘Завера’ / ‘The Plot’ will come out till the end of 2013 by Metal Industries. The CD features 10 tracks and is dedicated to the Bulgarian metal fans. In the CD booklet are included around 400 of their names.

Tracklist:

01. Интро (01:30),
02. Катартикон (04:05),
03. Пропаст (04:27),
04. Власт (04:25),
05. Мълнии (03:32),
06. Войска (04:55),
07. Декември (06:00),
08. Жребий (03:57),
09. Без окови (04:52),
10. Градът (07:23).

RAMPART Will Participate In ‘Steel Held High’ Heavy Metal Sampler

29 August, 2013

RAMPART’s song ‘The Flood’ is selected and will be included in ‘Steel Held High’ heavy metal sampler dedicated to the 80’es. The compilation will be released in Germany.

Other bands chosen to be included in the sampler are: BOOZE CONTROL (Germany), FIRE STRIKE (Brazil), MOTORFIRE (Slovenia), SHOTGUN JUSTICE (Germany), DEVIL’S BREAKFAST (Germany), NIGHTLIFE (Germany), PAINTED(Germany) , WIGAND (Brazil) and INTOXICATED (Germany). ‘Steel Held High’ will feature 10 songs from BRAND NEW BANDS plus one pretty much unreleased BONUS TRACK from 1985!

‘Metal Spell’ – Included In ‘Made Of Metal’ Vol. 9

10 August, 2013

RAMPART’s song ‘Metal Spell’ is included in ‘Made of Metal’ Vol. 9. In the compilation you may also find songs of METAL, EVIL SURVIVES, ULTIMATUM, FATAL EMBRACE, ALKOHOLIZER, AXEVYPER, BULLET, HAMMERFALL, OZ, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, SEBASTIAN BACH, BLACK BOMB. A., VENOM, DREAM EVIL, and F.K.U.

RAMPART Had A Headlining Performance In Greece

7 July, 2013

RAMPART headlined a gig at EightBall Club, Thessaloniki on 5th July, 2013. The band would like to thank CHRONOMANCY, AIRHEADS and BLAZING LOTUS for the support and the metal hordes that came to the concert!!!

RockOverdose(Greece) published a new interview with the vocalist of RAMPART Maria Diese. She shares some thoughts about metal attitude, the stages in Germany, United Kingdom, France and Netherlands, the upcoming RAMPART album and the future plans of the band.

Sofia Vancheva (Violin) Joins The Band

30 June, 2013

Sofia Vancheva (Violin) joins RAMPART as a regular member.

For years she is a studio musician and guest member in the band. She recorded the violins, viola and cello in the song 'Age Of Steel' from the first album of RAMPART 'Voice Of The Wilderness' (2009). Sofia also recorded the violins in the song 'Fire Circle' in the new album 'War Behest' (2012).

Cherven Bryag Rock Revival Festival On 22 June, 2013

26 June, 2013

On 22 June, 2013 RAMPART participated in the festival Cherven Bryag Rock Revival. Here is the program of the metal event:
14:00 - 14:20 Явор Иванов
14:30 - 15:10 LAVA
15:30 - 16:30 OVERGAME
17:00 - 18:00 SYMBOLIC
18:30 - 19:30 RAMPART
20:00 - 22:00 ЕПИЗОД
Here you can find a live report by The Other Side Webzine.

RAMPART Will Play With CHRONOMANCY On 13 July, 2013

10 June, 2013

RAMPART will play with the Greek metallers CHRONOMANCY on 13 July, 2013 at bar club ‘Adams’, Sofia. The bands will present some their newest songs as well as some classics of IRON MAIDEN and RUNNING WILD.

RAMPART Will Play With DEMENZIA On 30 May, 2013

21 May, 2013

RAMPART will share the stage with DEMENZIA on 30th May, 2013 at rock bar ‘Fans’. The gig will start at 8 pm. Both RAMPART and DEMENZIA will present songs from their upcoming releases.

Second Single From The Upcoming Album

18 May, 2013

RAMPART recorded a cover version of the song ‘The City’ by ERA / ER MALAK with the special permission of Liubomir Malkovski – author of the music and the lyrics of the song. Guest musician in the recording is the key board player of the band YUVIGI Yavor Pachovski. Here you can listen to the radio version of the song.

RAMPART And EAGLEHEART At Club ‘Sound Wave’ On 19 May, 2013

7 May, 2013

RAMPART will share the stage with EAGLEHEART on 19th May, 2013 at club ‘Sound Wave. The concert will start at 10 pm. Besides their author’s songs RAMPART will present a special tribute to the legendary vocalist RONNIE JAMES DIO.

RAMPART - Confirmed For Warriors Of Metal Open Air (US)

22 April, 2013

RAMPART to take part to WARRIORS OF METAL Festival in the USA !!!

Confirmed acts:

Warriors Of Metal Fest VI Open Air Pre-Fest Showcase: FIAKRA, FLESH ENGINE, LADY BEAST, MACHINAGE, NOBLE BEAST, OBLIVION MYTH, SHALLOW GROUND, VALHALLA, VINDICATOR.

Warriors Of Metal Fest VI Open Air taking place on June 28th - 29th at the Frontier Ranch in Pataskala, Ohio: ALAS NEGRAS, AMADIS, ATTACKER, AXENSTAR, BRAZEN ANGEL, DANTESCO, DAWN OF VALOR, EDEN'S FALL, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, IRON WILL, MELIAH RAGE, POWER THEORY, RAMPART, RAVAGE, SEAX, SKULL HAMMER, SOLVO ANIMUS, SONIC PULSE, STEEL ASSASSIN, TWISTED TOWER DIRE, VACANT THRONE, VOLTAX, WULFHOOK.

RAMPART - Featured In Heavy Metal Pages (Poland)

5 March, 2013

You can find a great new review about RAMPART's latest album "War Behest" in the current issue of the Polish magazine "Heavy Metal Pages"!

New Single For The Bulgarian Metalheads

27 December, 2012

After the incredible feedback from the metal fans RAMPART succeeded to make ‘War Behest’ tour happen on the roads of Bulgaria, Germany, Netherlands and France. To a great extend this special attitude and support came from the Bulgarian metal fans. In their honor and on the occasion of the New Year’s Eve RAMPART gives as a present the song ‘Пропаст’. It is a single from the upcoming new album of the band which lyrics will be entirely in Bulgarian.

RAMPART will try to include the names of all the metal fans from Bulgaria who supported the band and popularized its music through the last years in the booklet of the CD. Happy New Metal Year !!!

Heavy Metal ‘Pick Of The Week’ In "Generation Metal" (USA)

11 September, 2012

The American webzine and label ‘Generation Metal’ have chosen the latest CDs of RAMPART ‘War Behest’ and ‘A Tale To Cold’, released on 20th June, 2012 by the French label Inferno Records for the Heavy Metal ‘Pick of the Week’. The two CDs could be ordered from the band or through the web site of Inferno Records.

RAMPART At ‘RISING FEST II’ (France)

5 September, 2012

On 30th September, at Dijon, France, ‘RISING FEST II’ will be detonated !!!

Besides the bands of the diseurs, there will play RAMPART and the German metallers WIZARD.

Live In Eindhoven (Netherlands)

1 September, 2012

The autumn part of the RAMPART tour in support of the new album of the band will show by tradition respect to the Bulgarian fans. On 21st September the band will play at Rock-Bar ‘Adams’. Start time – 9 pm. The gig will be opened by the young promising band RANDOM STATION from Sofia. The latest releases of RAMPART could be found at the concert.

On 29th September RAMPART will present their music in the legendary for metal club ‘DYNAMO’ at Eindhoven, Netherlands. The invitation came from “Mario’s Metal Mania” and the club with the exceptional support of Inferno Records. RAMPART will share the stage with their labelmates - the French band ELVENSTORM.

‘A Tale To Cold’ – Artwork Of The Week In ‘Reign In Art’ (USA)

26 August, 2012

The artwork of our CD ‘A Tale to Cold’, released on 20 June via Inferno Records, is chosen for the Album of the Week in the American website ‘Reign in Art’ !!!

It is made by the Bulgarian artist Dimitar Nikolov ("Keep It True Festival", Ross The Boss, SENTINEL BEAST, STEELWING and others). Dimitar Nikolov also is the author of the artwork of our second album ‘War Behest’.

A New Interview With RAMPART In The Greek Fanzine “Steel For An Age”

16 August, 2012

The Greek fanzine "Steel for an Age" published an interview with the vocalist for RAMPART in its new issue. On its pages you can also find ELVENPATH, INNER AXIS, LONEWOLF, MANILLA ROAD, MIDNIGHT PRIEST, PORTRAIT and many more. You can download for free the previous issue of the metal media from HERE.

RAMPART Will Take Part In The Festival ‘Grumnitsa’

11 July, 2012


RAMPART will play at the metal festival ‘Grumnitsa’ on 28th July in the Rotonda Park, at Bankya.

Other bands participating: SOUNDBLEED, J.N.D., АВАТАРИТЕ, ВРЯВА, ANGEL DISORDER, FATE MEANS NOTHING, NEW DISEASE, SAVAGE RAVAGE, ЛЕТЦИТЕ, АЕГОНИЯ, TATUL, ФАНАГОРИЯ.

‘War Behest March’ - New Album Promo-party

26 May, 2012


The premiere of ‘War Behest’ will be on 23rd June at club "R.B.F.".

Special guests: WARTIME, CHAINS и CIROZA. Entry: 7 BGN with a beer included. You can get the album ‘War Behest’ and the EP ‘A Tale to Cold’ at special prices and with some goodies at the concert.

Before-Premiere Of ‘War Behest’ – At The Concert Of BLIZZARD

4 May, 2012

RAMPART will make a before premiere of their new album ‘War Behest’ at a mutual concert with BLIZZARD, AXECUTOR, ДЕГРАДАТ, and JET FUEL.

The gig is organized by the Bulgarian metal club ‘Metal Force’. It will take place at "R.B.F." club on 5th May. Most of the RAMPART songs will be presented on stage for the first time.

New Single – ‘Road To The Unknown’ Is Online !!!

30 March, 2012

RAMPART present online a new single ‘Road to the Unknown’ from their upcoming album ‘War Behest’. The CD will be released in June by the French label Inferno Records. Soon the band will announce tour dates in Bulgaria, France and Netherlands.

RAMPART – To Play At TAUNUS METAL OPEN AIR, Germany

17 March, 2012

RAMPART are confirmed for the German festival TAUNUS METAL OPEN AIR. It will take place at Oberursel, nearby Frankfurt am Main. RAMPART will play at 7th July, Saturday. Other bands that will participate: WITCHBURNER, KINGDOM OF SALVATION, GODSLAVE, ELIMINATOR, MESSERSCHMITT, METAL WITCH, BLACK ABYSS, LONEWOLF, BLEEDING RED, IRON KOBRA, ELVENPATH, BIZZARRED.

RAMPART Revealed Details About Their New Album

11 March, 2012

RAMPART has finished the recording sessions of their new project ‘War Behest’. The album is being mixed and will be released by Inferno Records in 2012. ‘War Behest’ is a metal opera. This conceptual piece of music consists of 10 compositions and presents an anti-utopia of war as clash of interest. In the real nature of conflict there are no losers and winners. The opposition is a result of our free will. This is a story about the restrictions of man and the decisions he could take on his way to perfection. The libretto will be published in the booklet of the release and its poetic expression is in the lyrics of the album.

‘War Behest’ cover artwork is created by the Bulgarian artist Dimitar Nikolov (KEEP IT TRUE, ROSS THE BOSS, SENTINEL BEAST, STEELWING and many more).

The summer program of RAMPART includes participation in European festivals and self-dependent concerts. During this period the band will prepare a wide-scale dramatic performance and a show for smaller stage of the metal opera ‘War Behest’. According to the reactions of the fans RAMPART expect to be able to present such a show in its complete form till the end of the year.

Tracklist:
01. Thunder Realm (Prologue)
02. Army Of The Perfect (Overture)
03. Ghost Of Freedom
04. Within The Silence
05. Road To the Unknown
06. Fire Circle
07. Up In Arms
08. Storm Force
09. Give Nothing Back
10. March On To Victory (Epilogue)

A Teaser Of The Upcoming Tribute To HELLOWEEN And GAMMA RAY

3 February, 2012

HERE you can watch the teaser of the upcoming tribute album to HELLOWEEN and GAMMA RAY. It will be released on 26th March. The Bulgarian band RAMPART contributed the song "Just a Little Sign".

Metal Spell - A New Video Is Online !!!

30 December, 2011

HERE you can watch the new video of the song ‘Metal Spell’. The cadres are made with the support of the moto club ‘Brothers from Hell’. The video is made by Ruslan Grudev – Rocko. The song is recorded and mixed by Vladimir Bochev at Zero Project studio, and is mastered by the guitar player of GALLOWS END Thord Klarstrom in Sweden.

RAMPART wish you a Happy New Year full of metal music !!!

A Concert At The New Club ‘Black Legion’

25 October, 2011

On 29 October RAMPART will play at the new club ‘Black Legion’. Doors open at 7 pm. The band will present brand new songs from the upcoming album ‘War Behest’.

RAMPART To Participate In The Festival At Lozen

31 August, 2011

RAMPART will headline the second evening of the National moto-festival at Lozen. Before the set of RAMPART you can enjoy the bands PROEX and RARE BREED. One of the visitors will go home with the big award - "Yamaha YZF 750 Genesis". The fest is organized by ‘Brothers from Hell’.

Riots And Metal In London !!!

10 August, 2011

Because of the riots the gig of RAMPART scheduled for tomorrow, 10th August, is cancelled. The fire and the tension at Croydon are turning to madness…

Riots or not riots RAMPART will play on 12th August (Friday) at the same club. The band would like to thank the thrashers BLEED TO THIS for the opportunity! Support acts: BLEED TO THIS, CLARITY и HELLBENT & HAMMERED.

RAMPART – A Metal Crusade In The UK

14 July, 2011

To promote their new ‘A Tale to Cold’ RAMPART will take part in two mini-festivals in the United Kingdom under the flag ‘A Metal Crusade in the UK’. The band received an invitation to headline these two gigs on 10th August at the club ‘The Scream Lounge’ at Croydon, London, and on 14 August at the club ‘The Star’, Guildford.

RAMPART – With New Single And Changes In The Line Up

1 July, 2011

RAMPART present their new single ‘Stronghold of the Sun’.
You can listen to the track HERE. It will be released in a mini CD called ‘A Tale to Cold’ by Inferno Records.

There are serious changes in the line up of the band. Besides the vocalist Maria Diese, actual members of RAMPART at the moment are Vili Neshev (Guitars), Svilen Ivanov (Bass), and Petar Svetlinov (Drums). The older members of the band are not active musicians. Expect more infos about the upcoming gigs of RAMPART and their new album !!!

The Song ‘Mirror To Dreams’ Is Released In A Double CD Compilation Of The British Magazine ‘Fireworks’

11 February, 2011

A remastered version of the song ‘Mirror to Dreams’ from the ‘Voice of the Wilderness’ album is included in the double CD compilation in the current 44 issue of the British magazine ‘Fireworks’ that is one of the luxury music magazines in the UK.

In the next 45 issue will be published an interview with the front lady of RAMPART Maria Diese. She shares her thoughts about metal and the future plans of the band. Other topics that refer to the author’s music and the Bulgarian stage she comments in the upcoming new issue of the Italian magazine ‘Metal Maniac’.

The Scottish Magazine ‘Noizz Eater’ Published A New Interview With RAMPART

21 September, 2010

The Scottish magazine ‘Noizz Eater’ published a new interview with RAMPART. In the issue are featured GAMMA RAY, EUROPE, ARMORED SAINT, KREATOR, FOZZY, L.A. GUNS, MOB RULES, ORDEN OGAN, WARBRINGER, WHITE WIZZARD, and others.

‘Warriors’ – Included In A Promo-compilation Of The American Festival "Warriors Of Metal"

31 July, 2010

The American label ‘Farvahar Records’ released a promo-compilation "DJ Metal Daddy Favorite Cuts", made for the fans who visited this year the open air "Warriors of Metal". RAMPART participates with the song ‘Warriors’.

RAMPART Return With Headlining Performance At ‘PREDEL 2010’

1 June, 2010

On the second day of the festival ‘PREDEL 2010’, 24th July, RAMPART will present some of their newest songs. They will headline the evening show. Other bands participating are ODD CREW, NEW DISEASE, OFFROAD, BLACK ROSE, FALLEN ANGELS, FIREBALL, and HEAVY DUTY.

RAMPART Will Present Their New Album At Club ‘Angel Heart’

7 November, 2009

On 15th November RAMPART will play the songs from their new album ‘Voice of the Wilderness’ at club ‘Angel Heart’. The doors open at 8 pm. The event starts with the young thrash band DESTROYER and the heavy metal band from Plovdiv END OF PAIN. ‘Voice of the Wilderness’ will be available at promotional price.

RAMPART Will Present A Tribute To RUNNING WILD

19 August, 2009

RAMPART will present a tribute to RUNNING WILD on 5th September at club ‘Toucan Bluzz & Rock’. They will play their versions of "Under Jolly Roger", "Bad to the Bone", "Raw Ride", "Conquistador", "Riding the Storm", "Black Wings of Death" and other kick-ass songs. Dress like a pirate and come to the show !!!

The Recording Sessions For The New Album Are Over

10 August, 2009

RAMPART finished the recordings of their debut album ‘Voice of the Wilderness’ at ‘Pacific Studio’. The CD will be released by Inferno Records in the fall. Guest musician in the album is Sofia Vancheva. She recorded violins, viola and cello in the song ‘Age of Steel’.

Tracklist:

01. Under Control
02. Warriors
03. Voice of the Wilderness
04. The Flood
05. Desert of Time
06. Orchrist
07. Age of Steel
08. Mirror to Dreams
09. Stay Aside

RAMPART Will Headline The Festival PREDEL 2009

3 July, 2009

On 25th July at the place Predel nearby the city of Razlog RAMPART will headline the current issue of the festival ‘Predel’. The organizers of the event are the biker’s club ‘Pirin Wolves’ (Blagoevgrad) and ‘Brothers From Hell’ (Sofia). In the first evening will play ДИНАМИТЪР БЛУС БЕНД and NEW DISEASE, and in the second - BLACK ROSE, CASTLE ROCK и RAMPART.

RAMPART Will Participate In ‘Primosko Festival 2009’

3 June, 2009

On 6th June at Primorsko nearby the seaside RAMPART will have the pleasure to headline the evening in the frames of the six-day festival. The support band is GRANULOM.

RAMPART Signed To Inferno Records

2 April, 2009

RAMPART signed to the French label Inferno Records for the release of their debut album which will be released later this year. The album includes 9 songs and it’s title is ‘Voice Of The Wilderness’. Stay tuned for more infos!

Watch The Video For The Song ‘Warriors’

31 December, 2008

HERE is our new video for the song ‘Warriors’. It is made with the special permission of the Chief of the Bulgarian Armed Forces. Happy New Year and Stay Metal !!!

‘Warriors’ Promo-Party

24 August, 2008

On 30th August, 2008 RAMPART will play at club ‘Toucan Bluzz & Rock’. The start time is 11 pm. This is the promo party for our demo ‘Warriors’. The first 50 fans will have the opportunity to go home afterwards with the disk as a present.

Our Demo ‘Warriors’ Is Out Now!

8 August, 2008

Our demo ‘Warriors’ is out now!!! It contains three songs: ‘Warriors’, ‘Mirror to Dreams’ и ‘Voice of the Wilderness’, and a live version of the pilot track. The artwork is made by Rock Thrashler. The demo will be promoted by the French label Inferno Records and the French webzine ‘Metal Heart’.

METAL HELL OVER SOFIA

5 September, 2007

10 December, 2008 – Toucan Club, Sofia, Bulgaria
15 September, 2008 – FEST “Gradut”, Southern Park, Sofia, Bulgaria
10 May, 2008 – Rock Fest, Southern Park, Sofia, Bulgaria
15 April, 2008 – Rock Bar Fans, Sofia, Bulgaria
28 February, 2008 – Hristo Botev Hall, Sofia, Bulgaria
6 February, 2008 – 8th Ball Club, Sofia, Bulgaria
10 December, 2007 – Rock Bar Fans, Sofia, Bulgaria
30 October, 2007 – Club Maskata, Sofia, Bulgaria
26 August, 2007 – Rock Bar Fans, Sofia, Bulgaria
25 July, 2007 – Swinging Hall, Sofia, Bulgaria
18 July, 2007 – Toucan Club, Sofia, Bulgaria
20 June, 2007 – Swinging Hall, Sofia, Bulgaria
17 June, 2007 – Rock Bar Fans, Sofia, Bulgaria
5 May, 2007 – Rock Fest, Southern Park, Sofia, Bulgaria

New Interview In "Pro Rock" Magazine Issue 38

16 July, 2007

On 20 July is coming out the new issue of Pro Rock Magazine. On its pages you can find SYMPHONY X, DEVILDRIVER, DUBLIN DEATH PATROL, NOSTRADAMEUS, IZZIZZARI, PANTHEON I, MEGADETH, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, KAMELOT, DISAVOWED. VAN LANGEN, ANEKDOTEN, MAYHEM (част II), LION’S SHARE, ENSIFERUM, and RAMPART. You can read lots of live reports, news, posters of VELVET REVOLVER and NIGHTWISH, and around 80 reviews. Go for it !!!