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Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

The Norwegians Leprous have been a growing phenomenon for many years, sustained by their excellent music, electrifying concerts and a friendly attitude. They have also long been considered one of the most important flag-bearers of the progressive aspect of metal in fusion with rock. Extremely productive since the release of their debut album “Tall Poppy [...]

March 5, 2020 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV

Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV

After much anticipation, the Leprous tour showcasing the album “Pitfalls” will make its way to Portugal, brought to you by Free Music Events! On February 28th and March 1st, the Hard Club in Oporto and Lisboa Ao Vivo will, respectively, witness all the genius brought to the stage on a memorable night. Before Leprous, the [...]

February 26, 2020 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV

Carcass reveal that a new album will be coming in August

Carcass reveal that a new album will be coming in August

Brittish legends Carcass have mysteriously revealed that their new album will be out on August 7th 2020. Leaving no other information, we should expect an update soon. Last December, Carcass released their first new song since 2013, “Under the Scalpel Blade”, you can check it below, in case you missed it. [...]

February 24, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Carcass reveal that a new album will be coming in August

Dawn Of Solace release new music video “Hiding”

Dawn Of Solace release new music video “Hiding”

It’s been 14 long years until Wolfheart / Before the Dawn mastermind Tuomas Saukkonen returns with his hotly anticipated, sophomore solo-album under the flag of DAWN OF SOLACE. January 24th 2020 saw the Death and Gothic Doom Metal icon release his brand new album, “Waves”, on Noble Demon. “Waves” will be taking the listener on [...]

January 28, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Dawn Of Solace release new music video “Hiding”

Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Dir En Grey kicked off their 2020 European last Saturday the 25th in Russia. The ever-evolving Japanese 5-piece return to Europe just 15 months after their last show in the Old Continent, for a total of 10 shows across six countries. Dir En Grey’s last European tour was a complicated affair. Kicking off a few [...]

January 28, 2020 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Beneath My Sins release new video “Your Muse”

Beneath My Sins release new video “Your Muse”

Beneath My Sins Release New Single And Video ‘Your Muse’, Feat. Niklas Müller And Fabio D’Amore! French Female-fronted Symphonic Metallers Beneath My Sins have released the first single and official video for ‘Your Muse’, Feat. Niklas Müller on growls and Fabio D’Amore on bass. The single taken from their new album “I Decide” coming out [...]

January 27, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Beneath My Sins release new video “Your Muse”

Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

Last January 11th, the oldest metal festival in Portugal took place once again the town of Mangualde. Organized by Rocha Produções, this festival is an authentic annual tradition, propelled by the great comradeship within the metal community as well as its taste for bringing bands that have never set foot in Portugal before or haven’t [...]

January 23, 2020 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Portuguese death metal heavyweight Colosso has unleashed a brand new single. Entitled “Pestilence”, it’s the opening track of the band’s upcoming EP “Apocalypse”, scheduled for release on February 14th, via Transcending Obscurity. About a month ago, the band revealed the first single “War”. Catch it below if you missed it. Once again, Colosso shapeshifts its [...]

January 15, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Lethvm premiere music video “Ananké” and stream new album

Lethvm premiere music video “Ananké” and stream new album

As announced a few weeks ago and about two years after the release of their debut full-length record ‘This Fall Shall Cease’, doom/post-hardcore/sludge mammoths Lethvm just released their new album called ‘Acedia’ and out now for LP, tape & Digital through Dunk!records, Denses Record & I For Us Records. The band also shared an official music video illustrating the song “Ananké”, which [...]

January 14, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Lethvm premiere music video “Ananké” and stream new album

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

The legends of extreme metal REVENGE head this second wave of confirmations for the Minho festival SWR Barroselas Metalfest, but besides the Canadians there are 14 other names added to the poster. Also worth mentioning is the confirmation of the presence of the unavoidable grindcore TERRORIZER and the classics of heavy metal ANVIL. Two decades, [...]

January 13, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

Burn Damage reveal new single “Vortex”

Burn Damage reveal new single “Vortex”

Portuguese groovy thrash act Burn Damage revealed a brand new single “Vortex”. The track is the first single extracted from the EP “Downward Passage”, scheduled to be released soon. Recorded, mixed and mastered at Raising Legends studios in Lisbon by Caesar Craveiro, it will be the first EP of a trilogy to be released during [...]

January 13, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Burn Damage reveal new single “Vortex”

Australian Wardaemonic announce new album details

Australian Wardaemonic announce new album details

Australian black metal force Wardaemonic return with the mightiest album of their career. They’ve gone from strength to strength and on the new album they’ve even incorporated slower, dissonant parts that work brilliantly when contrasted with their trademark blasting music. This is top-shelf black metal that’s uncompromising and steely in its approach, backed with enough [...]

January 10, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Australian Wardaemonic announce new album details

Innards release new song “Night Of The Anthropophagous”

Innards release new song “Night Of The Anthropophagous”

Portuguese oldschool death metal act Innards released the first single “Night Of The Anthropophagous”. The track is taken from their upcoming new EP “Back From the Grave, Straight in Your Face”,  scheduled for release via Transcending Obscurity Records on February 21st. The song “Enlightenment Through Hate” features guest appearances of guitarist Frank Blackfire (Kreator/Sodom) and [...]

January 10, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Innards release new song “Night Of The Anthropophagous”

Interview: GAEREA

Interview: GAEREA

We got a chance to have a word with Gaerea and find out a bit more about this mysterious act. You can watch the whole thing below. [...]

January 9, 2020 Filipe Gomes Interviews Comments Off on Interview: GAEREA