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Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album Underwing release new music video “We Lie Awake” Report: Once Upon the End + Rest in Furia @ Le Flow, Paris Hate launches new single “Seventh Manvantara” Beyond Infinity release new video “Embrace The Fire” Loits is back with a Ved Buens Ende cover Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019 Tool finally reveal new album release date ABBATH shared another track from upcoming album “Outstrider” Ulcerate sign with Debemur Morti Productions

Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album

Swedish masters of progressive heavy-rock OPETH have revealed today the title and tracklisting for their awaited 13th album, »In Cauda Venenum«, that’s due out this

Underwing release new music video “We Lie Awake”

Norwegian prog-grunge band Underwing release new single and music video “We Lie Awake” today! It is the second single off their upcoming EP titled Spirals, due

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

On March 23th, the houseboat “Le Flow” in Paris was housing the second round of the “Emergenza Festival”. The concept is to give garage bands

Hate launches new single “Seventh Manvantara”

On June 14th, Hate will release their 11th full-length, Auric Gates of Veles, via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of Auric Gates of Veles, the band has launched

Beyond Infinity release new video “Embrace The Fire”

“Welcome to Infinity” will be out on June 14th through Art Gates Records. Austrian youngsters Beyond Infinity released a new single & video for “Embrace

Loits is back with a Ved Buens Ende cover

The Estonian band Loits has shown vital signs! They came back with an homage to the avant-garde black metal band Ved Buens Ende. When everyone

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

Another year in which the Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig will take place between 07th – 10th June 2019. This year, until now, 160 bands

Tool finally reveal new album release date

Tool have finally announced the release date for their brand new album. According to fans and footage shot during their concert in Birmingham, Alabama on

ABBATH shared another track from upcoming album “Outstrider”

Norwegian black metal titans ABBATH are now releasing the second new track, taken from their upcoming full length ‘Outstrider’. The album is set for worldwide release on

Ulcerate sign with Debemur Morti Productions

French label Debemur Morti Productions have announced that they have signed a deal with New Zealand death metal oppressors Ulcerate. Debemur Morti stated: “As huge

Recent News:

Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album

Swedish masters of progressive heavy-rock OPETH have revealed today the title and tracklisting for their awaited 13th album, »In Cauda Venenum«, that’s due out this fall from Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast Entertainment. In an interview [...]

Underwing release new music video “We Lie Awake”

Norwegian prog-grunge band Underwing release new single and music video “We Lie Awake” today! It is the second single off their upcoming EP titled Spirals, due June 1st! You can watch it below. About Coming from [...]

Svet Kant sign with Wormholedeath. New album coming!

Svet Kant sign with Wormholedeath. New album coming!

April 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Svet Kant sign with Wormholedeath. New album coming!
Panzerfaust premieres new song “The Day After Trinity”

Panzerfaust premieres new song “The Day After Trinity”

April 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Panzerfaust premieres new song “The Day After Trinity”
VREID shared the lyric video for “One Hundred Years”

VREID shared the lyric video for “One Hundred Years”

April 15, 2019 | Comments Off on VREID shared the lyric video for “One Hundred Years”
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

April 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Close to the Rain, Bergen Prog Festival, is back with its third edition

Recent Live Reports:

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

On March 23th, the houseboat “Le Flow” in Paris was housing the second round of the “Emergenza Festival”. The concept is to give garage bands the possibility to get on great stages (though with short [...]

Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019
Posted On April 16, 2019 | Comments Off on 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

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
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

Recent Previews

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

Another year in which the Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig will take place between 07th – 10th June 2019. This year, until now, 160 bands have been confirmed, some with special concerts that promise to [...]

Preview: Marduk @ Portugal

Swedish Black metal veterans Marduk have scheduled their return to Portugal for this upcoming May 3rd & 4th. On Friday the 3th, RCA Club in Lisbon will host the first hostile night. The next day [...]

Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2019

Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2019

April 23, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2019
Preview: Orphaned Land @ Portugal

Preview: Orphaned Land @ Portugal

April 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Orphaned Land @ Portugal
Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019

Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019

April 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019
Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019

Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019

April 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019
Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2019

Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2019

March 27, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Moita Metal Fest 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