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Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019 Isole ‘s upcoming album details Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon Preview: In Flammen Open Air 2019 Defixion premiere new video “Mazacrium” Dallian premiere debut video “The Nun From Azrael” Furia release new video “Digging My Grave” Batushka (K. Drabikowski) streams new album “Панихида” Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album Underwing release new music video “We Lie Awake”

Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

VOA Fest is back and is celebrating 10 years! After one year of hiatus, one of the most important heavy festivals in Portugal will be

Isole ‘s upcoming album details

Melancholy will sweep over the world at the end of August. Isole ‘s upcoming album “DYSTΩPIA” is scheduled for release on the 30th of August

Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

Legendary North American band Tool returns to Portugal next month for a concert in Lisbon, as part of a European tour that started on June

Preview: In Flammen Open Air 2019

Another edition of the “In Flammen Open Air” will take place in the city of Torgau, about 60 kms from Leipzig on the next July

Defixion premiere new video “Mazacrium”

US Deathmetallers Defixion have just released a lyric-video in the from the song “Mazacrium”. This is the 2nd advance single of their EP “Tabella Defixionis”,

Dallian premiere debut video “The Nun From Azrael”

Portuguese Symphonic death metallers Dallian have just released a new video of the song “The Nun from Azrael”. You can watch it below. The video

Furia release new video “Digging My Grave”

Furia, a brand new project from Belgium has released its first single and very angry video “Digging My Grave”. You can watch it below. Furia

Batushka (K. Drabikowski) streams new album “Панихида”

The past weeks have been very confusing regarding Batushka. The band’s original lineup suffered a split, resulting in two different versions of Batushka: Derph’s, aka

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

Recent News:

Isole ‘s upcoming album details

Melancholy will sweep over the world at the end of August. Isole ‘s upcoming album “DYSTΩPIA” is scheduled for release on the 30th of August 2019 via Hammerheart Records ! ISOLE DYSTΩPIA (Hammerheart Records) 1. [...]

Defixion premiere new video “Mazacrium”

US Deathmetallers Defixion have just released a lyric-video in the from the song “Mazacrium”. This is the 2nd advance single of their EP “Tabella Defixionis”, scheduled to be released on the 18th of June 2019 [...]

Beyond Infinity release new video “Embrace The Fire”

Beyond Infinity release new video “Embrace The Fire”

May 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Beyond Infinity release new video “Embrace The Fire”
Loits is back with a Ved Buens Ende cover

Loits is back with a Ved Buens Ende cover

May 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Loits is back with a Ved Buens Ende cover
Tool finally reveal new album release date

Tool finally reveal new album release date

May 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Tool finally reveal new album release date
ABBATH shared another track from upcoming album “Outstrider”

ABBATH shared another track from upcoming album “Outstrider”

May 7, 2019 | Comments Off on ABBATH shared another track from upcoming album “Outstrider”

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: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

VOA Fest is back and is celebrating 10 years! After one year of hiatus, one of the most important heavy festivals in Portugal will be returning with a colossal band roster on July 4th – [...]

Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

Legendary North American band Tool returns to Portugal next month for a concert in Lisbon, as part of a European tour that started on June 2th in Berlin. The Portuguese concert is scheduled for July [...]

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019

May 13, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2019
Preview: Marduk @ Portugal

Preview: Marduk @ Portugal

April 29, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Marduk @ Portugal
Preview: Metallica @ Estádio do Restelo

Preview: Metallica @ Estádio do Restelo

April 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Metallica @ Estádio do Restelo
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

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