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VREID shared the lyric video for “One Hundred Years” Preview: Orphaned Land @ Portugal Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club Report: SepticFlesh + Krisiun + Diabolical + Xaon @ Hard Club Close to the Rain, Bergen Prog Festival, is back with its third edition Report: Prognosis Fest 2019 Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019 SleapingDreaming released their new album “Victory Roses” Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019 Blackwater Commotion released a new single

VREID shared the lyric video for “One Hundred Years”

VREID released a lyric video for “One Hundred Years”, which is taken from the band’s latest release “Lifehunger” (Sep 28th , Season of Mist)  

Preview: Orphaned Land @ Portugal

The middle eastern band Orphaned Land is going to return to Portugal for two shows. They are currently promoting their most recent – and critically

Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club

Soen is promoting their new album ”Lotus” with an European tour. With them are traveling the bands Wheel and Ghost Iris, as openers of the

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

In the cool Oporto night of the 15th of March, the fires of an unholy communion were lit at Hard Club, as another extravaganza of

Close to the Rain, Bergen Prog Festival, is back with its third edition

“Close to the Rain”, Bergen Prog Festival, is back with its third edition in June. Eight bands will fill the program and we’re proud to

Report: Prognosis Fest 2019

PROGNOSIS festival took place in  Eindhoven (Netherlands) on the 22nd – 23rd, 2019 The organizers of the “Prognosis” festival were once again aiming high. They

Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019

After kicking-off the announcements with the strong confirmations of Tool and Slipknot as headliners, Copenhell has presented their final lineup for this year’s edition. Copenhell is

SleapingDreaming released their new album “Victory Roses”

SleapingDreaming officially released their debut full-length record called ‘Victory Roses’. Available as CD & Digital on their main legal platforms (Bandcamp, iTunes, Spotify…). SleapingDreaming is a Brooklyn based trio

Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019

What nicer thing can happen in the prog music scene than one of the best active prog bands supporting a society doing good in the

Blackwater Commotion released a new single

Finnish hard rock group Blackwater Commotion released a new single. The new single “Sled of coming” from the Finnish band Blackwater Commotion is a traditional hard rock

Recent News:

VREID shared the lyric video for “One Hundred Years”

VREID released a lyric video for “One Hundred Years”, which is taken from the band’s latest release “Lifehunger” (Sep 28th , Season of Mist)   VREID songwriter/ bass guiratist Jarle Hváll Kvåle states: To me, [...]

Close to the Rain, Bergen Prog Festival, is back with its third edition

“Close to the Rain”, Bergen Prog Festival, is back with its third edition in June. Eight bands will fill the program and we’re proud to announce two of the first names confirmed from the Norwegian [...]

Desert Near The End premiere single and lyric video for “Earth And Water”

Desert Near The End premiere single and lyric video for “Earth And Water”

March 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Desert Near The End premiere single and lyric video for “Earth And Water”

Recent Live Reports:

Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019

April 6, 2019, Sucy-En-Brie (near Paris), France In a small city called Sucy-En-Brie near Paris, a very special event took place on April 6th, 2019. A festival called HEART SOUND gathered seven bands and about [...]

Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club

Soen is promoting their new album ”Lotus” with an European tour. With them are traveling the bands Wheel and Ghost Iris, as openers of the shows. On 30th of March, the tour passed by Hard [...]

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
Report: Corrosion Of Conformity + Orange Goblin + more @ O2 Forum Kentish Town, London

Report: Corrosion Of Conformity + Orange Goblin + more @ O2 Forum Kentish Town, London

November 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Corrosion Of Conformity + Orange Goblin + more @ O2 Forum Kentish Town, London
Report: Pilot @ St. Petersburg & Moscow

Report: Pilot @ St. Petersburg & Moscow

November 20, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Pilot @ St. Petersburg & Moscow
Report: Hammerfall + Armored Dawn @ Pumpehuset, Copenhagen

Report: Hammerfall + Armored Dawn @ Pumpehuset, Copenhagen

November 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Hammerfall + Armored Dawn @ Pumpehuset, Copenhagen

Recent Previews

Preview: Orphaned Land @ Portugal

The middle eastern band Orphaned Land is going to return to Portugal for two shows. They are currently promoting their most recent – and critically acclaimed – record “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”. The two [...]

Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019

After kicking-off the announcements with the strong confirmations of Tool and Slipknot as headliners, Copenhell has presented their final lineup for this year’s edition. Copenhell is considered the true metal holiday in Denmark. On top of [...]

Preview: Prognosis Festival 2019

Preview: Prognosis Festival 2019

March 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Prognosis Festival 2019
Preview: Copenhell 2019 (10th edition)

Preview: Copenhell 2019 (10th edition)

January 27, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Copenhell 2019 (10th edition)
Preview: Under The Doom fest 2018

Preview: Under The Doom fest 2018

November 27, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: Under The Doom fest 2018

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