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The 3rd Attempt to release new album Blind Seer posts new official video “Secrets Untold” Eluveitie unveil first new studio trailer Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm Belphegor reveal new album cover and single Cape Torment is looking for a new drummer Moonspell 1755 release shows information Lacuna Coil announce two dates in Portugal Akercocke to release “Renaissance In Extremis” album in August Terror Empire reveal new song Times of War

The 3rd Attempt to release new album

Norwegian band The 3rd Attempt started working on their second full-length album. Norwegian Black Metallers The 3rd Attempt debut album “Born in Thorns” hit the

Blind Seer posts new official video “Secrets Untold”

“Apocalypse 2.0” will be released on July 21st via Massacre Records. With only a few days to go until the release of BLIND SEER’s debut

Eluveitie unveil first new studio trailer

Evocation II – Pantheon will be released August 18th via Nuclear Blast Records. Eight years after melodic death/folk metal masters ELUVEITIE released their acoustic album

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

We had a nice chat with Portuguese Oldschool Death Metal band Cape Torment. TBP – Hi how are you? Thanks for taking the time to

Belphegor reveal new album cover and single

  On September 15th, European diabolical death/black metal group Belphegor will unleash new full-length inferno “Totenritual” via Nuclear Blast records. Today, the band unveils the

Cape Torment is looking for a new drummer

Oldschool Portuguese Death Metal band Cape Torment is currently seeking for a new drummer. Formed in 2011, Cape Torment have made their way through the

Moonspell 1755 release shows information

Moonspell 1755 will be presented twice in Lisbon and a single show in Porto. Moonspell and Alma Mater Records are proud to present the first

Lacuna Coil announce two dates in Portugal

Italian metal band Lacuna Coil announced two gigs in Portugal, one in Lisbon at RCA headlining the 5th edition of Under The Doom festival, and

Akercocke to release “Renaissance In Extremis” album in August

“Renaissance In Extremis” is scheduled to come out on August 25th via Peaceville Records. The English gentlemen AKERCOCKE have announced the band’s return to studio

Terror Empire reveal new song Times of War

Portuguese thrashers Terror Empire have just released a new song off the upcoming record “Obscurity Rising”. The new Terror Empire album is set to be

Recent News:

The 3rd Attempt to release new album

Norwegian band The 3rd Attempt started working on their second full-length album. Norwegian Black Metallers The 3rd Attempt debut album “Born in Thorns” hit the streets already back in Autumn of 2015 via Dark Essence Records. [...]

Blind Seer posts new official video “Secrets Untold”

“Apocalypse 2.0” will be released on July 21st via Massacre Records. With only a few days to go until the release of BLIND SEER’s debut album “Apocalypse 2.0”, the Blind Seer have now posted the [...]

Moonspell 1755 release shows information

Moonspell 1755 release shows information

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Lacuna Coil announce two dates in Portugal

Lacuna Coil announce two dates in Portugal

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Akercocke to release “Renaissance In Extremis” album in August

Akercocke to release “Renaissance In Extremis” album in August

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Terror Empire reveal new song Times of War

Terror Empire reveal new song Times of War

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Atrox unravels details of upcoming album “Monocle”

Atrox unravels details of upcoming album “Monocle”

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Belphegor reveal details from new album Totenritual

Belphegor reveal details from new album Totenritual

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Cradle Of Filth will release “Cryptoriana” in September

Cradle Of Filth will release “Cryptoriana” in September

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Recent Live Reports:

Report: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta @ RCA
Posted On Junho 17, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Report: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta @ RCA

Once again, RCA hosted a beastly Vagos Metal Fest warm-up last May 27 in Portugal. This time around, Amazing Events invited the Dutch death metal band Asphyx, which was supported by the Portuguese The Ominous [...]

Report: Kampfar + Morte Incandescente + Pestifer @ RCA Club Lisboa
Posted On Abril 24, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Report: Kampfar + Morte Incandescente + Pestifer @ RCA Club Lisboa

For the first time ever in Portugal, one of the most underground and underrated black metal bands from Norway, Kampfar, made a triumphant debut in Portugal. Kampfar gave a great performance showing the audience how [...]

Report: Moita Metal Fest 2017

Report: Moita Metal Fest 2017

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Report: Nocturnal Depression + Psychonaut 4 + Humanart (SMSF warmup) @ Cave 45

Report: Nocturnal Depression + Psychonaut 4 + Humanart (SMSF warmup) @ Cave 45

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Report: Grimlet’s ”Theia” Presentation @ D.R.A.C.

Report: Grimlet’s ”Theia” Presentation @ D.R.A.C.

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Report: Évora Metal Fest 2017

Report: Évora Metal Fest 2017

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Report: Wolfheart + Eternal Storm @ RCA Club, Lisbon

Report: Wolfheart + Eternal Storm @ RCA Club, Lisbon

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Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

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Report: Galena IV – KarbonSoul + Invoke + Eterna Saudade

Report: Galena IV – KarbonSoul + Invoke + Eterna Saudade

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Report: Battle Beast + Majesty + Gyze + Fantasy Opus

Report: Battle Beast + Majesty + Gyze + Fantasy Opus

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Recent Previews

Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona
Posted On Junho 12, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Be Prog! My Friend 2017 will happen at Poble Espanyol, Barcelona, Spain on the 30th of June and 1st of July. Moving to the 4th edition, Be Prog! My Friend stands firmly by its name. [...]

Preview: Mastodon @ Meo Arena, Lisbon
Posted On Junho 8, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Preview: Mastodon @ Meo Arena, Lisbon

Sala Tejo of Meo Arena, in Lisbon. Ticket’s cost is 28€ and can be purchased at Worten, Fnac, El Corte Inglês, Unkind, Blueticket and Masqueticket (Spain) It’s been five years since the American band Mastodon don’t [...]

Preview: Slayer @ Coliseu Lisbon June 5th

Preview: Slayer @ Coliseu Lisbon June 5th

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Preview: HIM + Kandia @ Hard Club, Porto – 17.06.2017

Preview: HIM + Kandia @ Hard Club, Porto – 17.06.2017

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Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

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Crushing the North Tour – May 16 at Nosturi, Helsinki

Crushing the North Tour – May 16 at Nosturi, Helsinki

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Preview: Hardline + Intuitive @ Paradise Garage

Preview: Hardline + Intuitive @ Paradise Garage

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Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

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Recent Interviews

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

We had a nice chat with Portuguese Oldschool Death Metal band Cape Torment. TBP – Hi how are you? Thanks for taking the time to talk with us. For those who don’t know you yet, [...]

[Video] Angelus Apatrida interview @ Mosher Fest
Posted On Junho 13, 2017 | Comentários fechados em [Video] Angelus Apatrida interview @ Mosher Fest

The Black Planet had the opportunity to meet Guillermo Izquierdo, the man behind the vocals of the spanish thrash metal band Angelus Apatrida, when they last played in Portugal at Mosher Fest – Chapter V. [...]

Interview: STRIKER

Interview: STRIKER

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Interview: Betraying The Martyrs

Interview: Betraying The Martyrs

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Interview: TREPID ELUCIDATION

Interview: TREPID ELUCIDATION

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Interview: KILLADELPHIA

Interview: KILLADELPHIA

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Interview: PARANOID

Interview: PARANOID

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Interview: EROTIC PSYCHO

Interview: EROTIC PSYCHO

Dezembro 18, 2016 | Comentários fechados em Interview: EROTIC PSYCHO

Top 2016

TOP Albums of 2016
Posted On Janeiro 11, 2017 | Comentários fechados em TOP Albums of 2016

In the past few days we have presented you our staff choices for best albums of 2016. Now we bring you our final and oficial list for best releases from that year, to close that [...]