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Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Be Prog! My Friend 2017 will happen at Poble Espanyol, Barcelona, Spain on the 30th of June and 1st of July. Moving to the 4th edition, Be Prog! My Friend stands firmly by its name. The festival brings the best of the progressive music in metal and rock. Two days listening to the finest progressive [...]

Junho 12, 2017 Ze Serodio Previews Comentários fechados em Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Preview: Mastodon @ Meo Arena, Lisbon

Preview: Mastodon @ Meo Arena, Lisbon

Sala Tejo of Meo Arena, in Lisbon. Ticket’s cost is 28€ and can be purchased at Worten, Fnac, El Corte Inglês, Unkind, Blueticket and Masqueticket (Spain) It’s been five years since the American band Mastodon don’t play in Portugal. Between that time, the quartet from Atlanta, Georgia have released two new albums, 2014’s ”Once More ‘Round [...]

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Preview: Slayer @ Coliseu Lisbon June 5th

Preview: Slayer @ Coliseu Lisbon June 5th

The concert will take place at Coliseu de Lisboa on June 5th. Tickets cost €32. Slayer, the mighty Thrash Metal legends are back in Portugal right after playing in Spain at the Primavera Sound festival on June 1st. The band is currently still promoting their latest album “Repentless”, released in 2015. It took 6 years [...]

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Preview: HIM + Kandia @ Hard Club, Porto – 17.06.2017

Preview: HIM + Kandia @ Hard Club, Porto – 17.06.2017

After an absence of eleven years from playing concerts in Portugal, hailing from Finland, the so-called love metal pioneers HIM, are back to Portugal. This unique show will take place at Hard Club, Porto, on next June 17th. For sure it will be a special and emotional concert, but sadly, the last one, as the band has recently [...]

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Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Between the 2nd and the 5th of June another Wave Gotik Treffen edition will be held in Leipzig, Germany. Wave Gotik Treffen is a festival which mobilizes an entire city, since the events spread through various locations around Leipzig. The events do not only focus in one place, but during these 4 days of festival, it’s always [...]

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Crushing the North Tour – May 16 at Nosturi, Helsinki

Crushing the North Tour – May 16 at Nosturi, Helsinki

Vader and Decapitated deal death upon Finland! Their the “Crushing the north” Tour will be in Helsinki on May 16th. They will be accompanied by Thy Disease, Thrashred and Nox Vorago. Polish death metal commanders VADER are returning to Finland this May with brothers-in-arms Decapitated and Thy Disease, for three nights of merciless onslaught. Opening [...]

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Preview: Hardline + Intuitive @ Paradise Garage

Preview: Hardline + Intuitive @ Paradise Garage

Hardline + Intuitive – May 28th at Paradise Garage, Lisbon Hardline, one of the biggest and most influent hard rock bands from the 90’s, are visiting Portugal for the first time! They come to present their most recent record “Human Nature” with their most recent formation (from 2011 onwards). Hardline is known for big hits [...]

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Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa Asphyxia, masters of death metal with a touch of doom, created a genre that only they can perfectly perform. After 5 years they return to Portugal to bring the death hammer over Lisboa, along with their last high acclaimed album “Incoming Death”. [...]

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Dream Theater at Porto Coliseu today

Dream Theater at Porto Coliseu today

DREAM THEATER “Images, Words and Beyond 25th Anniversary tour” will visit Portugal today (April 30) at the Porto Coliseu. Doors will open at 20h30 and show will start at 21h30. After the unwelcome «The Astonishing» album, and a missing spot in its promoting tour, the galactic team of rock and prog metal finally returns to Portugal. [...]

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Preview: Persefone + Poem + Loch Vostok – Stockholm

Preview: Persefone + Poem + Loch Vostok – Stockholm

Persefone has been currently touring with Poem in order to introduce their latest release “Aathma” The “Aathma” tour started on April 7th in Barcelona and will end on April 22 in Stockholm at the Kraken Sthlm venue. For the special end of tour date they invited the band Loch Vostok as opening band. Originally from Uppsala (Sweden) their latest [...]

Abril 20, 2017 Elsa Marques Previews Comentários fechados em Preview: Persefone + Poem + Loch Vostok – Stockholm

Preview – Morbid Spring Fest II

Preview – Morbid Spring Fest II

After the successful first edition of Morbid Spring Fest last year, a second edition had to be mandatory. This time Stone the Crow Productions improved the festival by adding 5 more bands to the bill. Made entirely by portuguese bands, the bill counts with: Martelo Negro (black/thrash metal) – The quartet hailing from Lisbon released [...]

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Preview: Kampfar + Morte Incandescente + Pestifer at RCA Club

Preview: Kampfar + Morte Incandescente + Pestifer at RCA Club

Kampfar will be in Portugal on the 8th of April at RCA club in Lisbon. Hailing from Norway, Kampfar is a band that many black metal fans in Portugal have been wishing to see live. Finally on the 8th of April, they will deliver the grim darkness of their black metal to Portugal. Their last two albums [...]

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Preview: Grimlet’s ”Theia” presentation @DRAC, Figueira Da Foz

Preview: Grimlet’s ”Theia” presentation @DRAC, Figueira Da Foz

Grimlet will do a presentation show for the release of their new album ”Theia” on March 25th in their hometown Figueira Da Foz. After being quiet for six years, in the early 2016 death metallers Grimlet announced that their new album was near completion. They returned to stages with Filipe Gomes (Destroyers Of All) and Flávio [...]

Março 19, 2017 Ze Serodio Previews Comentários fechados em Preview: Grimlet’s ”Theia” presentation @DRAC, Figueira Da Foz

Preview: SMSF Warm-Up: Psychonaut 4 + Nocturnal Depression@ Cave 45

Preview: SMSF Warm-Up: Psychonaut 4 + Nocturnal Depression@ Cave 45

Santa Maria Summer Fest (SMSF) is an extreme music festival located in Beja, Southern Portugal that has been happening since 2010. The festival is mostly known for its eclectic stance on music genres within its billing – here what matters is not only the sound, but the message and visual as well, meaning that you [...]

Março 15, 2017 Ze Serodio Previews Comentários fechados em Preview: SMSF Warm-Up: Psychonaut 4 + Nocturnal Depression@ Cave 45