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Interview: LEPROUS Report: Leprous + The Ocean + Port Noir @ Batschkapp, Frankfurt Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon Godiva announce special Halloween show Korn and Bring Me The Horizon confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020 Laurus Nobilis Fest announce Lacuna Coil, Venom Inc, Hate, Gaerea & Moonshade Black Bone Nation Enters Studio! Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club System Of A Down confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020

Interview: LEPROUS

We’ve been reporting about Leprous for many years, so you should know them already. The outstanding Norwegian prog band is currently on tour after releasing

Report: Leprous + The Ocean + Port Noir @ Batschkapp, Frankfurt

This tour contains an interesting line-up because the opening band PORT NOIR has a solid fan base that they brought along to the gigs, even

Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

An unsuspected and common rainy day, like so many in the autumnal season, would give place to a night to remember in Porto. It was

Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

After much anticipation, Moonspell’s tour showcasing the album “1755” will make its way to the Lusitanian stages next month! With two dates scheduled for the

Godiva announce special Halloween show

Godiva announce EXCLUSIVE concert in the special Halloween night at Hard Rock Cafe Porto. After an unprecedented concert at Vagos Metal Fest where accompanied by

Korn and Bring Me The Horizon confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020

After having confirmed the desired return to Portuguese stages of SYSTEM OF A DOWN, headliners of the first day of the 2020 edition, at the

Laurus Nobilis Fest announce Lacuna Coil, Venom Inc, Hate, Gaerea & Moonshade

Laurus Nobilis will take place at V. N. de Famalicão on July 23rd~25th of 2020. Italian gothic metal icons Lacuna Coil have been confirmed for

Black Bone Nation Enters Studio!

BLACK BONE NATION frontman Zakk Styles has revealed in a new interview that the band is currently in the studio recording what is presumably the

Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

The fierce winds that Lisbon faced during the day didn’t affect the excitement and expectation that followers and fans of MGLA had to see the

System Of A Down confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020

System Of  A Down are returning to the stages and the organizers of the VOA Heavy Rock fest have confirmed that the Armenian-American band will

Recent News

Godiva announce special Halloween show
Posted On October 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Godiva announce special Halloween show

Godiva announce EXCLUSIVE concert in the special Halloween night at Hard Rock Cafe Porto. After an unprecedented concert at Vagos Metal Fest where accompanied by an orchestra of about 50 musicians on stage, Godiva now [...]

Korn and Bring Me The Horizon confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020
Posted On October 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Korn and Bring Me The Horizon confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020

After having confirmed the desired return to Portuguese stages of SYSTEM OF A DOWN, headliners of the first day of the 2020 edition, at the VOA – HEAVY ROCK FESTIVAL, Prime Artists now announces the [...]

Laurus Nobilis Fest announce Lacuna Coil, Venom Inc, Hate, Gaerea & Moonshade

Laurus Nobilis Fest announce Lacuna Coil, Venom Inc, Hate, Gaerea & Moonshade

October 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Laurus Nobilis Fest announce Lacuna Coil, Venom Inc, Hate, Gaerea & Moonshade
Black Bone Nation Enters Studio!

Black Bone Nation Enters Studio!

September 30, 2019 | Comments Off on Black Bone Nation Enters Studio!
System Of A Down confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020

System Of A Down confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020

September 19, 2019 | Comments Off on System Of A Down confirmed for VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2020
PIST shared single and details of their new album “Hailz”

PIST shared single and details of their new album “Hailz”

September 16, 2019 | Comments Off on PIST shared single and details of their new album “Hailz”
Roadburn Festival announce curators and first confirmations

Roadburn Festival announce curators and first confirmations

September 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Roadburn Festival announce curators and first confirmations
Coilguns announce European tour, new album in October

Coilguns announce European tour, new album in October

September 3, 2019 | Comments Off on Coilguns announce European tour, new album in October
In Thousand Lakes release new video “Murder Castle”

In Thousand Lakes release new video “Murder Castle”

September 3, 2019 | Comments Off on In Thousand Lakes release new video “Murder Castle”
SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Autopsy

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Autopsy

August 6, 2019 | Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Autopsy
1349 announce ‘The Infernal Pathway’ and premiere new song

1349 announce ‘The Infernal Pathway’ and premiere new song

August 2, 2019 | Comments Off on 1349 announce ‘The Infernal Pathway’ and premiere new song
Esoteric reveal album title and cover for “A Pyrrhic Existence”

Esoteric reveal album title and cover for “A Pyrrhic Existence”

August 1, 2019 | Comments Off on Esoteric reveal album title and cover for “A Pyrrhic Existence”

Recent Live Reports

Report: Leprous + The Ocean + Port Noir @ Batschkapp, Frankfurt

This tour contains an interesting line-up because the opening band PORT NOIR has a solid fan base that they brought along to the gigs, even though they were “just support act”. A wide range of [...]

Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

An unsuspected and common rainy day, like so many in the autumnal season, would give place to a night to remember in Porto. It was around 6:30 PM and there was already a line forming [...]

Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

September 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club
Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

July 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2
Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 1

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 1

July 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 1
Report: Once Upon the End + Rest in Furia @ Le Flow, Paris

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

May 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Once Upon the End + Rest in Furia @ Le Flow, Paris
Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019

Report: Heart Sound Festival 2019

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

Recent Previews

Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon
Posted On October 19, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

After much anticipation, Moonspell’s tour showcasing the album “1755” will make its way to the Lusitanian stages next month! With two dates scheduled for the 4th of November @ Hard Club (Porto) and the 5th [...]

Preview: Mgła + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club
Posted On September 7, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Mgła + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

On the next Tuesday, September 10th, black metal fans will have the opportunity to see Mgła live. The mysterious band shared their new album on social platforms a couple of days ago. Logically, there is [...]

Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019

Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019

August 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019
Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron

Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron

July 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron
Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

July 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019
Preview: Red Fang @ Lisbon Ao Vivo

Preview: Red Fang @ Lisbon Ao Vivo

June 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Red Fang @ Lisbon Ao Vivo
Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

June 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019
Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

June 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Tool @ Altice Arena, Lisbon

Recent Interviews

Interview: LEPROUS
Posted On November 18, 2019 | No Comments on Interview: LEPROUS

We’ve been reporting about Leprous for many years, so you should know them already. The outstanding Norwegian prog band is currently on tour after releasing their successful new album “Pitfalls”, setting new standards with their [...]

[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

Interview: Krowos

April 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: Krowos
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

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