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SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Autopsy 1349 announce ‘The Infernal Pathway’ and premiere new song Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019 Esoteric reveal album title and cover for “A Pyrrhic Existence” Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2 Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 1 Desolate Plains release new video “A Final Thought” Under The Doom fest announces Alcest, Daylight Dies & more Milhões de Festa festival postponed to 2020

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Autopsy

SWR Barroselas Metalfest, one of the oldest, most respected festivals dedicated to extreme sonorities in the old continent, will return to Vila de Barroselas, Viana

1349 announce ‘The Infernal Pathway’ and premiere new song

Norwegian black metal masters 1349 have announced the release date of their new album. The record, titled ‘The Infernal Pathway’ was recorded in Amper Tone

Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019

The Vagos Metal Fest is returning in 2019 once again! More than 30 bands will pass by the stage of the festival that takes place

Esoteric reveal album title and cover for “A Pyrrhic Existence”

UK Doomsters ESOTERIC have unveiled the cover artwork and track list of their new album ‘A Pyrrhic Existence’. The record is set for worldwide release 

Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron

Following up on their successful tour “The Book of Souls” which was a celebration of the 16th and latest album in Iron Maiden’s discography, the

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

DAY 3: Day number three was opened by Matt Heafy and Trivium on the main stage, and the chaos around it. The inflow of crowd

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 1

Occurring for ten years— the second part of June in Copenhagen equals the biggest metal event in Denmark: Copenhell. The 10th edition of this metal

Desolate Plains release new video “A Final Thought”

Greek progressive death metal act Desolate Plains released their brand new video “A Final Thought”. This is the first single extracted from the band’s new

Under The Doom fest announces Alcest, Daylight Dies & more

Portuguese festival Under The Doom has just revealed the first confirmations for this year’s edition. Alcest (Fr), Daylight Dies (Usa), Disillusion (Ger), Darkher (UK), Ardours

Milhões de Festa festival postponed to 2020

The Municipality of Barcelos and Lovers & Lollypops, partners and co-producers of the Milhões de Festa festival since 2010, agreed not to hold the festival

Recent News:

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Autopsy

SWR Barroselas Metalfest, one of the oldest, most respected festivals dedicated to extreme sonorities in the old continent, will return to Vila de Barroselas, Viana do Castelo, Portugal on April 29th until May 2nd 2020. [...]

1349 announce ‘The Infernal Pathway’ and premiere new song

Norwegian black metal masters 1349 have announced the release date of their new album. The record, titled ‘The Infernal Pathway’ was recorded in Amper Tone studios and Studio Nyhagen with engineer Jarrett Pritchard earlier this [...]

Desolate Plains release new video “A Final Thought”

Desolate Plains release new video “A Final Thought”

July 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Desolate Plains release new video “A Final Thought”
Under The Doom fest announces Alcest, Daylight Dies & more

Under The Doom fest announces Alcest, Daylight Dies & more

July 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Under The Doom fest announces Alcest, Daylight Dies & more
Milhões de Festa festival postponed to 2020

Milhões de Festa festival postponed to 2020

July 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Milhões de Festa festival postponed to 2020
The Way Of Purity premiere new single video “Spectral”

The Way Of Purity premiere new single video “Spectral”

July 16, 2019 | Comments Off on The Way Of Purity premiere new single video “Spectral”
Heilung ‘s new album and confirmed live performances

Heilung ‘s new album and confirmed live performances

July 9, 2019 | Comments Off on Heilung ‘s new album and confirmed live performances
The Great Old Ones reveal “Cosmicism” album details and teaser

The Great Old Ones reveal “Cosmicism” album details and teaser

June 26, 2019 | Comments Off on The Great Old Ones reveal “Cosmicism” album details and teaser
Essence of Datum premiere music video for “Pendulum”

Essence of Datum premiere music video for “Pendulum”

June 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Essence of Datum premiere music video for “Pendulum”
Necronomicon unveil album details and shared teaser

Necronomicon unveil album details and shared teaser

June 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Necronomicon unveil album details and shared teaser
The Dark Silence of Death by The Dark Silence of Death is now available

The Dark Silence of Death by The Dark Silence of Death is now available

June 26, 2019 | Comments Off on The Dark Silence of Death by The Dark Silence of Death is now available

Recent Live Reports:

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

DAY 3: Day number three was opened by Matt Heafy and Trivium on the main stage, and the chaos around it. The inflow of crowd surfers during their show was the highest until that moment [...]

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 1

Occurring for ten years— the second part of June in Copenhagen equals the biggest metal event in Denmark: Copenhell. The 10th edition of this metal event took place as always, in Copenhagen’s Refshaleøn. Counting with [...]

Report: Once Upon the End + Rest in Furia @ Le Flow, Paris

Report: Once Upon the End + Rest in Furia @ Le Flow, Paris

May 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Once Upon the End + Rest in Furia @ Le Flow, Paris
Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019

Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019

April 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019
Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club

Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club

April 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club
Report: SepticFlesh + Krisiun + Diabolical + Xaon @ Hard Club

Report: SepticFlesh + Krisiun + Diabolical + Xaon @ Hard Club

April 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: SepticFlesh + Krisiun + Diabolical + Xaon @ Hard Club
Report: Prognosis Fest 2019

Report: Prognosis Fest 2019

April 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Prognosis Fest 2019
Report: A Perfect Circle + Chelsea Wolfe @ Forum, Copenhagen

Report: A Perfect Circle + Chelsea Wolfe @ Forum, Copenhagen

December 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: A Perfect Circle + Chelsea Wolfe @ Forum, Copenhagen
Report: Slayer + Lamb of God, Anthrax & Obituary @ Royal Arena Copenhagen

Report: Slayer + Lamb of God, Anthrax & Obituary @ Royal Arena Copenhagen

December 15, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Slayer + Lamb of God, Anthrax & Obituary @ Royal Arena Copenhagen
Report: Kataklysm + Hypocrisy + The Spirit @ Hellraiser, Leipzig

Report: Kataklysm + Hypocrisy + The Spirit @ Hellraiser, Leipzig

November 30, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Kataklysm + Hypocrisy + The Spirit @ Hellraiser, Leipzig

Recent Previews

Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019

The Vagos Metal Fest is returning in 2019 once again! More than 30 bands will pass by the stage of the festival that takes place from 8th to th 11th of August at Quinta do [...]

Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron

Following up on their successful tour “The Book of Souls” which was a celebration of the 16th and latest album in Iron Maiden’s discography, the beast is unleashed again! Iron Maiden is back two years [...]

Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

July 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019
Preview: Red Fang @ Lisbon Ao Vivo

Preview: Red Fang @ Lisbon Ao Vivo

June 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Red Fang @ Lisbon Ao Vivo
Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

June 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019
Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

June 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon
Preview: In Flammen Open Air 2019

Preview: In Flammen Open Air 2019

June 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: In Flammen Open Air 2019
Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

May 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

Recent Interviews

[video] Vreid Interview
Posted On November 25, 2018 | Comments Off on [video] Vreid Interview

While attending Beyond the Gates 2018 festival, Season of Mist made it possible to interview Vreid. This happened just before the pre-listening of their latest release Lifehunger at the Garage venue in Bergen, Norway. Needs [...]

Interview: Krowos
Posted On April 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: Krowos

  Krowos is an Italian black metal band formed by: Tsade – Screaming and Clean Vocals Bheltregus – Choirs and Clean Vocals Frozen – Drums and Guitars Imbris – Bass Krowos was created by Frozen [...]

Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

April 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE
Interview: SATYRICON

Interview: SATYRICON

November 27, 2017 | Comments Off on Interview: SATYRICON
Interview: Crisix

Interview: Crisix

August 29, 2017 | Comments Off on Interview: Crisix
Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

July 16, 2017 | Comments Off on Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm
[Video] Angelus Apatrida interview @ Mosher Fest

[Video] Angelus Apatrida interview @ Mosher Fest

June 13, 2017 | Comments Off on [Video] Angelus Apatrida interview @ Mosher Fest
Interview: STRIKER

Interview: STRIKER

June 2, 2017 | Comments Off on Interview: STRIKER

Top 2018

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia
Posted On January 11, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2018 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their lists regarding the best albums for the year. Like the [...]

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

January 9, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório
TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

January 3, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes
TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Carlos Pereira

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Carlos Pereira

January 1, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Carlos Pereira
TOP 20 – 2018: The staff’s choices – Sérgio Pelado

TOP 20 – 2018: The staff’s choices – Sérgio Pelado

December 31, 2018 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The staff’s choices – Sérgio Pelado