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Orphaned Land release new video “Like Orpheus” Laurus Nobilis announces Dark Tranquillity, SepticFlesh and others Susperia will release “The Lyricist” in March Noydem released “A Time Will Come” EP Report: Anathema + Alcest @ Amager Bio, Copenhagen Tiberius Project release new EP and videoclip Report: Ufomammut + Usnea + Late Night Venture @ Doom Metal Monday, Copenhagen Interview: SATYRICON Preview: Under The Doom fest 2017 SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Suffocation and Carpathian Forest & more

Orphaned Land release new video “Like Orpheus”

Oriental metal pioneers, Orphaned Land, have just released a video and digital single for their new song “Like Orpheus”. Taken from their upcoming album “Unsung

Laurus Nobilis announces Dark Tranquillity, SepticFlesh and others

Laurus Nobilis will take place at V. N. de Famalicão on July 26th~28th of 2018. Portuguese festival Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão has just announced that

Susperia will release “The Lyricist” in March

“The Lyricist” by Susperia will be released on March 16th via Agonia Records. Susperia will return with their long-awaited first full-length studio album since 2009,

Noydem released “A Time Will Come” EP

“A Time Will Come” is available now! “A Time Will Come” is the second EP of Noydem. It reflects the will of the band to

Report: Anathema + Alcest @ Amager Bio, Copenhagen

Anathema came to Denmark to promote their new album ’The Optimist’. This record, which won ‘Album the year’ award during ‘Progressive Music Awards’ in September 2017,

Tiberius Project release new EP and videoclip

Brazilian Heavy/Thrash Metal act Tiberius Project has released a brand new single entitled “Starvation”. This is extracted from the band’s new EP “T – ProjecT”.

Report: Ufomammut + Usnea + Late Night Venture @ Doom Metal Monday, Copenhagen

Italian masters of Stoner/Doom metal Ufomammut have visited Copenhagen on their fall tour to spread the stoner sound and promote the new record called simply

Interview: SATYRICON

We here at The Black Planet had the opportunity to interview the iconic black metal band Satyricon about their new full lenght release, “Deep Calleth

Preview: Under The Doom fest 2017

Under The Doom will take place at RCA Club and Lisboa Ao Vivo and starts on November 30th until December 2nd. Once again, Notredame Productions

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

Recent News:

Orphaned Land release new video “Like Orpheus”

Oriental metal pioneers, Orphaned Land, have just released a video and digital single for their new song “Like Orpheus”. Taken from their upcoming album “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”, which will be released on January [...]

Laurus Nobilis announces Dark Tranquillity, SepticFlesh and others

Laurus Nobilis will take place at V. N. de Famalicão on July 26th~28th of 2018. Portuguese festival Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão has just announced that the Swedish band Dark Tranquility will also be part of [...]

Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, replacement announced

Dark Funeral parted ways with Dominator, replacement announced

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The 3rd Attempt new track and upcoming album details

The 3rd Attempt new track and upcoming album details

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Loch Vostok upcoming album details and lyric video premiere

Loch Vostok upcoming album details and lyric video premiere

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Diablo Swing Orchestra shares details of upcoming album

Diablo Swing Orchestra shares details of upcoming album

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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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Recent Live Reports:

Report: Anathema + Alcest @ Amager Bio, Copenhagen

Anathema came to Denmark to promote their new album ’The Optimist’. This record, which won ‘Album the year’ award during ‘Progressive Music Awards’ in September 2017, promotes itself. Anathema were accompanied by the French band Alcest,  [...]

Report: Ufomammut + Usnea + Late Night Venture @ Doom Metal Monday, Copenhagen

Italian masters of Stoner/Doom metal Ufomammut have visited Copenhagen on their fall tour to spread the stoner sound and promote the new record called simply ‘8’. Copenhagen was one of the 18 dates on the [...]

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

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

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Report: Virus & Grave Pleasures in Kuudes Linja, Helsinki

Report: Virus & Grave Pleasures in Kuudes Linja, Helsinki

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Report: Skyforger + Air Raid + Gwydion + Evil Killer + Salduie @ RCA Club, Lisbon

Report: Skyforger + Air Raid + Gwydion + Evil Killer + Salduie @ RCA Club, Lisbon

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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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Recent Previews

Preview: Under The Doom fest 2017

Under The Doom will take place at RCA Club and Lisboa Ao Vivo and starts on November 30th until December 2nd. Once again, Notredame Productions organizes the Under The Doom fest. It usually takes place [...]

Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal
Posted On Novembro 7, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

After a 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 double [...]

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

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

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Preview: Testament + Annihilator + Death Angel @ Madrid

Preview: Testament + Annihilator + Death Angel @ Madrid

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Preview: Omnium Gatherum + Skálmöld + Stam1na

Preview: Omnium Gatherum + Skálmöld + Stam1na

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Preview: Helloween, Pumpkins United World Tour

Preview: Helloween, Pumpkins United World Tour

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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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Recent Interviews

Interview: SATYRICON
Posted On Novembro 27, 2017 | Sem comentários em Interview: SATYRICON

We here at The Black Planet had the opportunity to interview the iconic black metal band Satyricon about their new full lenght release, “Deep Calleth Upon Deep”. This was the result. You are back with [...]

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

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

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[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

Março 30, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Interview: TREPID ELUCIDATION
Interview: KILLADELPHIA

Interview: KILLADELPHIA

Fevereiro 23, 2017 | Comentários fechados em Interview: KILLADELPHIA

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 [...]