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Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2018

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2018

We are a little more than a month way, and some the anxiety over the arrival of another edition of Wave Gotik Treffen is already felt in the air. Not only in social media, but also in conversations at the underground places in Leipzig, we can see that an event like this has become a [...]

April 17, 2018 Rita Limede Previews 0

Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2018

Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2018

Moita Metal Fest returns for its 15th edition on the 6th and 7th 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 15th edition and after [...]

March 26, 2018 Rita Limede Previews 0

Preview: Desertfest 2018, London

Preview: Desertfest 2018, London

Desertfest London 2018 will take place between May 4th and 6th on six different venues in Camden area. Desertfest London has been around since 2012 along with its German counterpart and later on other locations joined the event. Since its first edition, every year the festival brings many rock and metal scene big names to Camden. [...]

March 26, 2018 Luís Rodrigues Previews 0

Preview: Immolation + Full of Hell + Monument of Misanthropy + Omophagia @ Hard Club

Preview: Immolation + Full of Hell + Monument of Misanthropy + Omophagia @ Hard Club

On the next March 22nd, death metal veterans Immolation will return to Portugal! Face of perseverance and dedication to the death metal scene and possessing an immaculate discography, American Immolation have been undisputed leaders in the art of obscure and blasphemous Death Metal for 30 years. Eight years after the last appearance in the North [...]

March 20, 2018 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Immolation + Full of Hell + Monument of Misanthropy + Omophagia @ Hard Club

Preview: Fields Of The Nephilim + Bal Onirique

Preview: Fields Of The Nephilim + Bal Onirique

Are you ready to go back in time and travel through decades of music? If you’re a Fields of Nephilim’s nostalgic fan, I’m sure you might have been waiting for this moment. This March (31th) At the Rollercoaster will take us back to the 80’s and give us the opportunity to relive the advent and [...]

March 17, 2018 Carolina Ventura Previews Comments Off on Preview: Fields Of The Nephilim + Bal Onirique

Preview: Carpenter Brut + Youth Code @ TheCircus, Helsinki

Preview: Carpenter Brut + Youth Code @ TheCircus, Helsinki

Fullsteam Agency brings the genre iconic band Carpenter Brut to Helsinki. The event will take place on 28th March at The Circus venue and will rely on Youth Code as opening band. The French single-man synthwave phenomenon Carpenter Brut will be back to Helsinki. For those who still don’t know the act, the artist combines influences from [...]

March 12, 2018 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on Preview: Carpenter Brut + Youth Code @ TheCircus, Helsinki

Preview: Deathmania Portugal 3 – Pestilence + Sacred Sin + Pestifer

Preview: Deathmania Portugal 3 – Pestilence + Sacred Sin + Pestifer

On the next March the 3rd, death metal veterans Pestilence will return to Portugal for a very special concert! Part of the Deathmania Portugal series, organized by Rocha Produções, Pestilence will perform a set based on their legendary albums  “Malleus Maleficarum”, “Consuming Impulse”, “Testimony Of The Ancients” and “Spheres”! Supporting this event will be Sacred [...]

February 26, 2018 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Deathmania Portugal 3 – Pestilence + Sacred Sin + Pestifer

Preview: An Evening with Steven Wilson @ VEGA, Copenhagen

Preview: An Evening with Steven Wilson @ VEGA, Copenhagen

Steven Wilson is coming to Denmark to promote his latest record ‘To The Bone’. This will be the only Danish show on this tour, which is organized by livenation.dk. Steven Wilson, who is the former leader of Porcupine Tree, continues his successful solo career. Last year, he released his most recent album ‘To The Bone’. [...]

February 25, 2018 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: An Evening with Steven Wilson @ VEGA, Copenhagen

Preview: Machine Head @ Roundhouse, London

Preview: Machine Head @ Roundhouse, London

The americans Machine Head have recently released their much awaited 9th studio album “Catharsis” via Nuclear Blast and have been touring the US to showcase it. Soon they will be touring Europe and making a stop in London for 2 dates at the Roundhouse on the 18th and 19th of May. The band will be [...]

February 16, 2018 Luís Rodrigues Previews Comments Off on Preview: Machine Head @ Roundhouse, London

Preview: Cannibal Corpse + The Black Dahlia Murder + No Return @ VEGA, Copenhagen

Preview: Cannibal Corpse + The Black Dahlia Murder + No Return @ VEGA, Copenhagen

The first big death metal names in 2018 are brought to Copenhagen by 3rd Tsunami Agency, for a show at club Vega. Cannibal Corpse is coming back to Denmark to deal some brutal power among their fans! New York based death metal titans this time are coming at us with strong support from The Black [...]

February 1, 2018 Kasper Pasinski Previews Comments Off on Preview: Cannibal Corpse + The Black Dahlia Murder + No Return @ VEGA, Copenhagen

Preview: Rotting Christ + Carach Angren + Svart Crown @ Portugal

Preview: Rotting Christ + Carach Angren + Svart Crown @ Portugal

This February will be extreme, dark and uncanny. Brought by the Promoter Ritos Nocturnos (or Nocturnal Rites, the perfect promoter to gift us with this tour), the black metal monsters Carach Angren (Netherlands) and Rotting Christ (Greece) will haunt the stages of Porto (Hard Club, February 9th) and Lisbon (RCA Club, February 10th). Albeit both [...]

January 23, 2018 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: Rotting Christ + Carach Angren + Svart Crown @ Portugal

Preview: Under The Doom fest 2017

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 in early December and this year will not be an exception. The final band bill lists the following bands: Lacuna [...]

November 24, 2017 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Under The Doom fest 2017

Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

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 date, where the legion of followers will be able to see Simone Simons and Co more closely, on the stages [...]

November 7, 2017 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Epica + Vuur + Myrath @ Portugal

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

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

North American band Dying Fetus will be returning to Portugal on the next November 12th. This show is part of the tour promoting their brand new album “Wrong One To Fuck With”, released last June 23rd, via Relapse Records. Supporting this tour are Australian Psycroptic, Canadian Beyond Creation and Brutal Death Metal Disentomb, also coming from Australia. [...]

November 2, 2017 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Dying Fetus + Psycroptic + Beyond Creation + Disentomb @ LAV