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SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Suffocation and Carpathian Forest & more Report: Soen + Madder Mortem + Heavenwood @ Hard Club Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, replacement announced Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal Report: Mayhem + Dragged Into Sunlight + The Ominous Circle @ LAV Preview: Dying Fetus + Psycroptic + Beyond Creation + Disentomb @ LAV The 3rd Attempt new track and upcoming album details Preview: Testament + Annihilator + Death Angel @ Madrid Preview: Omnium Gatherum + Skálmöld + Stam1na Preview: Helloween, Pumpkins United World Tour

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Suffocation and Carpathian Forest & more

SWR is scheduled for 27-29 April 2018 at Barroselas, northwest Portugal. SWR Barroselas Metalfest is one of the oldest European festivals of extreme music and it

Report: Soen + Madder Mortem + Heavenwood @ Hard Club

Soen finished their European tour with two dates in Portugal. On the 21st of October, the band played at Hard Club (Porto) with Madder Mortem

Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, replacement announced

Swedish black metal veterans Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, the drummer for the past 6 years. Founding guitarist Lord Ahriman commented about Nils Fjellström

Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

After a their very convincing performance at VOA 2017 past August, Epica will be returning to Portugal before the end of the year. This time,

Report: Mayhem + Dragged Into Sunlight + The Ominous Circle @ LAV

Norwegian Mayhem set foot on Portuguese soil in April early this year as headliners of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest. Six months later, they were back,

Preview: Dying Fetus + Psycroptic + Beyond Creation + Disentomb @ LAV

North American band Dying Fetus will be returning to Portugal on the next November 12th. This show is part of the tour promoting their brand

The 3rd Attempt new track and upcoming album details

“Egocidal Path” is the title of the upcoming The 3rd Attempt album. They shared today the lyric video for the first single “I’ll do it now”. Album

Preview: Testament + Annihilator + Death Angel @ Madrid

One of the best Thrash nights of all time is coming. The Testament, Annihilator and Death Angel trio will meet in Madrid on December 4th

Preview: Omnium Gatherum + Skálmöld + Stam1na

Portugal will host the “Arctic Circle Alliance – Chapter One” tour on November 2nd & 3rd featuring 3 fantastic Scandinavian bands: Omnium Gatherum, Skálmöld and Stam1na. Finnish

Preview: Helloween, Pumpkins United World Tour

What is coming can be considered a dream come true for all fans of Helloween. The much sought after meeting of the founders of German

Recent News:

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Suffocation and Carpathian Forest & more

SWR is scheduled for 27-29 April 2018 at Barroselas, northwest Portugal. SWR Barroselas Metalfest is one of the oldest European festivals of extreme music and it returns for its 21st edition, in 2018. The first round [...]

Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, replacement announced

Swedish black metal veterans Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, the drummer for the past 6 years. Founding guitarist Lord Ahriman commented about Nils Fjellström departure: We must sadly inform you that we have agreed [...]

Morbid Angel reveals new single “Piles of Little Arms”

Morbid Angel reveals new single “Piles of Little Arms”

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Summoning unveil cover & date of upcoming album

Summoning unveil cover & date of upcoming album

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Disaffected reveal new album details

Disaffected reveal new album details

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Terror Empire “Burn The Flags” video has premiered

Terror Empire “Burn The Flags” video has premiered

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Embryo new album details revealed

Embryo new album details revealed

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Yossi Sassi announces crowdfunding for new album

Yossi Sassi announces crowdfunding for new album

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Terror Empire stream new album “Obscurity Rising”

Terror Empire stream new album “Obscurity Rising”

Setembro 16, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Terror Empire stream new album “Obscurity Rising”

Recent Live Reports:

Report: Soen + Madder Mortem + Heavenwood @ Hard Club

Soen finished their European tour with two dates in Portugal. On the 21st of October, the band played at Hard Club (Porto) with Madder Mortem and Heavenwood as opening bands. It was exactly nine o’clock [...]

Report: Mayhem + Dragged Into Sunlight + The Ominous Circle @ LAV

Norwegian Mayhem set foot on Portuguese soil in April early this year as headliners of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest. Six months later, they were back, but this time in a closed dedicated venue, not in [...]

Report: Blood Red Throne + Pestifer + Corpsia @ Cave 45

Report: Blood Red Throne + Pestifer + Corpsia @ Cave 45

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Report: Boris @ Nosturi, Helsinki

Report: Boris @ Nosturi, Helsinki

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Report: Vagos Metal fest 2017

Report: Vagos Metal fest 2017

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Report: Laurus Nobilis Music 2017

Report: Laurus Nobilis Music 2017

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Report: Mastodon + Black Peaks @ Sala Tejo, Meo Arena

Report: Mastodon + Black Peaks @ Sala Tejo, Meo Arena

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Report: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Report: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

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Recent Previews

Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

After a their very convincing performance at VOA 2017 past August, Epica will be returning to Portugal before the end of the year. This time, the band comes to perform as headlining act on a [...]

Preview: Dying Fetus + Psycroptic + Beyond Creation + Disentomb @ LAV

North American band Dying Fetus will be returning to Portugal on the next November 12th. This show is part of the tour promoting their brand new album “Wrong One To Fuck With”, released last June 23rd, [...]

Preview: Oeste Underground II @ Malveira, Lisboa

Preview: Oeste Underground II @ Malveira, Lisboa

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Preview: Mayhem + Dragged Into Sunlight + The Ominous Circle @ Lisboa ao Vivo

Preview: Mayhem + Dragged Into Sunlight + The Ominous Circle @ Lisboa ao Vivo

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Preview: Soen @ Hard Club & RCA Club

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club & RCA Club

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Recent Interviews

Interview: Crisix
Posted On Agosto 29, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Interview: Crisix

Crisix is a thrash metal band from Barcelona, Spain, who has stepped on stages like SWR XIII Barroselas metal Fest 2010 (Portugal), Wacken Open Air 2009 and 2010 (Germany). Crisix are (from left to right): [...]

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm
Posted On Julho 16, 2017 | Comentários fechados em 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

[Video] Angelus Apatrida interview @ Mosher Fest

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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

Fevereiro 23, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Interview: KILLADELPHIA
Interview: PARANOID

Interview: PARANOID

Fevereiro 9, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Interview: PARANOID

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 [...]