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Mystifier release second new track of forthcoming album WINDSWEPT stream entire new album ‘The Onlooker’ Gaahls WYRD released new track “Ghosts Invited” Coven confirmed as headliner of Woodrock Festival Drudkh stream the track “Autum in Sepia” of new compilation Árstíðir release new video and update European tour The Moth Gatherer premiere a new video “The Drone Kingdom” Sarea release new video “Black At Heart” Deströyer 666 announce European dates The Picturebooks release new video “Electric Nights”

Mystifier release second new track of forthcoming album

The Brazilian black metal underground stalwarts of MYSTIFIER are now premiering the second new track of their new full length ‘Protogoni Mavri Magiki Dynasteia’, which will

WINDSWEPT stream entire new album ‘The Onlooker’

Conceived by DRUDKH mastermind Roman Sayenko in cooperation with two fellow band members, black metal force WINDSWEPT have returned with their second full length. ‘The

Gaahls WYRD released new track “Ghosts Invited”

Gaahls WYRD, fronted by legendary black metal vocalist, frontman, artist and composer Gaahl, will release their highly anticipated debut album ‘GastiR – Ghosts invited’, via

Coven confirmed as headliner of Woodrock Festival

The legendary American band Coven will perform for the first time in Portugal and in an exclusive concert at the 7th edition of the Woodrock

Drudkh stream the track “Autum in Sepia” of new compilation

Ukrainian black metal icons, DRUDKH are streaming the track “Autumn in Sepia”, taken from the new compilation ‘A Few Lines in Archaic Ukrainian’. The compilation, set for

Árstíðir release new video and update European tour

The enigmatic Icelanders of ÁRSTÍÐIR are now releasing a new video for the track ‘Lover’ taken from the band’s latest album ‘Nivalis’. ÁRSTÍÐIR comment on

The Moth Gatherer premiere a new video “The Drone Kingdom”

Swedish atmospheric doom/sludge metallers, The Moth Gatherer, premiered a music video for a new track “The Drone Kingdom”, taken from the band’s upcoming album “Esoteric

Sarea release new video “Black At Heart”

Swedish modern melodic metal band SAREA released a dark and insane video for their song ”Black at Heart”. You can watch it below. Following the

Deströyer 666 announce European dates

Deströyer 666 announced new European tour dates together with label mates Nocturnal Graves in the fall of 2019. The metal wolf-pack will embark on the ‘Sons

The Picturebooks release new video “Electric Nights”

With “Electric Nights” grit-blues-rock duo The Picturebooks are releasing a second glimpse on their upcoming studio album “The Hands Of Time”, which will be out

Recent News:

Mystifier release second new track of forthcoming album

The Brazilian black metal underground stalwarts of MYSTIFIER are now premiering the second new track of their new full length ‘Protogoni Mavri Magiki Dynasteia’, which will be released on March 8th 2019. MYSTIFIER lead guitarist Beelzeebubth comments [...]

WINDSWEPT stream entire new album ‘The Onlooker’

Conceived by DRUDKH mastermind Roman Sayenko in cooperation with two fellow band members, black metal force WINDSWEPT have returned with their second full length. ‘The Onlooker’ was released via Season of Mist Underground Activists on [...]

Recent Live Reports:

Report: A Perfect Circle + Chelsea Wolfe @ Forum, Copenhagen
Posted On December 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: A Perfect Circle + Chelsea Wolfe @ Forum, Copenhagen

On the 12th of December, Copenhagen’s Forum was filled with fans of melancholic rock. Maynard James Keenan with the colleagues from A Perfect Circle visited one of the city’s biggest venues. They provided a decent dose [...]

Report: Slayer + Lamb of God, Anthrax & Obituary @ Royal Arena Copenhagen
Posted On December 15, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Slayer + Lamb of God, Anthrax & Obituary @ Royal Arena Copenhagen

One of the most important bands in thrash metal history is touring (supposedly) for the last time. For this farewell tour, Slayer invited honourable and extremely strong guests: Anthrax, Lamb of God and Obituary. On [...]

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
Report: Hypocrisy & Kataklysm @ The Circus, Helsinki

Report: Hypocrisy & Kataklysm @ The Circus, Helsinki

November 18, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Hypocrisy & Kataklysm @ The Circus, Helsinki
Report: Moonspell @ CAE, Fig. da Foz

Report: Moonspell @ CAE, Fig. da Foz

November 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Moonspell @ CAE, Fig. da Foz
Report: Watain + Rotting Christ + Profanatica @ Pumpehuset, Copenhagen

Report: Watain + Rotting Christ + Profanatica @ Pumpehuset, Copenhagen

November 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Watain + Rotting Christ + Profanatica @ Pumpehuset, Copenhagen
Report: Haggard + Sound Storm + Unshine @ Hellraiser, Leipzig

Report: Haggard + Sound Storm + Unshine @ Hellraiser, Leipzig

October 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Haggard + Sound Storm + Unshine @ Hellraiser, Leipzig
Report: Voivod + Nightrage @ Hard Club

Report: Voivod + Nightrage @ Hard Club

October 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Report: Voivod + Nightrage @ Hard Club

Recent Previews

Preview: Copenhell 2019 (10th edition)

Copenhell is making Copenhagen loud for the 10th time! Since 2010 Copenhell has been bringing the biggest metal music names to the capital of Denmark. To celebrate the 10th edition of one of the biggest [...]

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

We’re just a week away from one of Portugal’s most exciting year-end extreme music fests, Under The Doom. A celebration that started 6 years ago and that immediately generated a steady pilgrimage to both RCA [...]

Preview: A Perfect Circle @ Forum, Copenhagen

Preview: A Perfect Circle @ Forum, Copenhagen

November 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: A Perfect Circle @ Forum, Copenhagen
Preview: Beyond Creation + Gorod + Entheos + Brought By Pain @ Hard Club

Preview: Beyond Creation + Gorod + Entheos + Brought By Pain @ Hard Club

November 7, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: Beyond Creation + Gorod + Entheos + Brought By Pain @ Hard Club
Preview: Slayer and special guests at Royal Arena, Copenhagen

Preview: Slayer and special guests at Royal Arena, Copenhagen

November 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: Slayer and special guests at Royal Arena, Copenhagen
Preview: Helloween @ Altice Arena

Preview: Helloween @ Altice Arena

November 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: Helloween @ Altice Arena
Preview: Haggard @ Leipzig

Preview: Haggard @ Leipzig

September 12, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: Haggard @ Leipzig
Preview: Batushka  – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

Preview: Batushka – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

September 9, 2018 | Comments Off on Preview: Batushka – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

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