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Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club

Report: Soen + Ghost Iris + Wheel @ Hard Club

Soen is promoting their new album ”Lotus” with an European tour. With them are traveling the bands Wheel and Ghost Iris, as openers of the shows. On 30th of March, the tour passed by Hard Club in Porto, Portugal, for an amazing show. Wheel – a Finnish prog rock band – had the task of [...]

April 10, 2019 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports 0

Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019

Preview: Heart Sound Festival 2019

What nicer thing can happen in the prog music scene than one of the best active prog bands supporting a society doing good in the fight against leukemia? This is going to happen on April 6, 2019 near Paris/France, when LEPROUS are going to perform a once-in-a-lifetime special gig for Heart Sound festival. The festival [...]

April 2, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews 0

Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2019

Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2019

Moita Metal Fest returns for its 16th edition on the 5th and 6th of April. The festival will take place at Largo do Pavilhão Municipal de Exposições, in Moita – Setúbal. Moita Metal Fest started back in 2004 and soon became a reference for the Portuguese underground scene. Now, currently on their 16th edition, they [...]

March 27, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews 0

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club / RCA Club

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club / RCA Club

Swedish prog rock act Soen will return to Portugal to play live at 30 and 31 of March, at Hard Club (Porto) and RCA Club (Lisbon) respectively. Danish progressive metalcore Ghost Iris and Finnish prog rock band Wheel will be the opening acts. Tickets and schedule: 21:00 – Open doors 21:30 – Concerts beginning 23:00 [...]

March 26, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews 0

Preview: Prognosis Festival 2019

Preview: Prognosis Festival 2019

There are a lot of good prog festivals lately, and Eindhoven seems to be a stronghold of prog metal, organizing one of the most thrilling events in a long time: Prognosis Festival! The organizers have invited none less than Devin Townsend himself to play an exclusive solo set, as well as the US no. 1 [...]

March 14, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Prognosis Festival 2019

Fleshgod Apocalypse release new video “Sugar” from upcoming album “Veleno”

Fleshgod Apocalypse release new video “Sugar” from upcoming album “Veleno”

Italian orchestral-death metal and renaissance revivalists Fleshgod Apocalypse will make their return this year with the release of their 5th studio album, “Veleno”, on May 24th via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band has unveiled the record’s debut single, ‘Sugar,’ via a music video, the album artwork and track listing. Check it all out below. [...]

March 11, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Fleshgod Apocalypse release new video “Sugar” from upcoming album “Veleno”

Keith Flint (The Prodigy) has passed away. Cause of death revealed

Keith Flint (The Prodigy) has passed away. Cause of death revealed

Keith Flint, the iconic frontman of British electronic group The Prodigy, was found dead at his home in Essex on Monday morning. He was 49 years old. The Essex police confirmed it was called to the address in Dunmow, Essex, regarding “concerns for the welfare of a man,” but the 49-year-old was pronounced dead at the [...]

March 4, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Keith Flint (The Prodigy) has passed away. Cause of death revealed

Aephanemer unveil new trailer from “Prokopton” album

Aephanemer unveil new trailer from “Prokopton” album

AEPHANEMER have unveiled a first track-by-track trailer for their much anticipated album 'Prokopton'. [...]

February 21, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Aephanemer unveil new trailer from “Prokopton” album

Ataraxie launch new music video “People Swarming, Evil Ruling”

Ataraxie launch new music video “People Swarming, Evil Ruling”

ATARAXIE have just unleashed the music video for their new album's opening track, "People Swarming, Evil Ruling" [...]

February 21, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Ataraxie launch new music video “People Swarming, Evil Ruling”

Post-metallers Endless Ocean release debut “Preeznanie”

Post-metallers Endless Ocean release debut “Preeznanie”

Russian post-metallers Endless Ocean have released their debut full-length “Preeznanie” (Acknowledgement), an experimental act with oriental influences that flows into trip-rock and unfolds in a progressive death metal ending, with the lyrical concept being based on fundamental philosophy. You can listen below and buy the album at the band’s bandcamp page: https://endlessocean.bandcamp.com <a href=”http://endlessocean.bandcamp.com/album/acknowledgement”>Acknowledgement by [...]

February 19, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Post-metallers Endless Ocean release debut “Preeznanie”

Coven confirmed as headliner of Woodrock Festival

Coven confirmed as headliner of Woodrock Festival

The legendary American band Coven will perform for the first time in Portugal and in an exclusive concert at the 7th edition of the Woodrock Festival. Coven, led by Jinx Dawson, is a cult band, turned to the occult even before bands like Black Sabbath emerged, making them pioneers in the theme and also in [...]

February 8, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Coven confirmed as headliner of Woodrock Festival

Árstíðir release new video and update European tour

Árstíðir release new video and update European tour

The enigmatic Icelanders of ÁRSTÍÐIR are now releasing a new video for the track ‘Lover’ taken from the band’s latest album ‘Nivalis’. ÁRSTÍÐIR comment on the video: “When making an album the simplest songs can often prove to be the most captivating ones in the end, and Lover is one of those little gems that [...]

February 3, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Árstíðir release new video and update European tour

The Moth Gatherer premiere a new video “The Drone Kingdom”

The Moth Gatherer premiere a new video “The Drone Kingdom”

Swedish atmospheric doom/sludge metallers, The Moth Gatherer, premiered a music video for a new track “The Drone Kingdom”, taken from the band’s upcoming album “Esoteric Oppression” (due out February 22nd via Agonia Records, pre-order here). Listen to the album’s second single down below. “Esoteric Oppression” was worked on in several recording studios. Guitars, bass and [...]

January 30, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on The Moth Gatherer premiere a new video “The Drone Kingdom”

Sarea release new video “Black At Heart”

Sarea release new video “Black At Heart”

Swedish modern melodic metal band SAREA released a dark and insane video for their song ”Black at Heart”. You can watch it below. Following the sold out release gig of their 2017 album ”Black at Heart”, SAREA have toured Europe and won numerous awards, such as ”Best song” and being nominated for ”Artist of the [...]

January 30, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Sarea release new video “Black At Heart”