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Preview: Haggard @ Leipzig

Preview: Haggard @ Leipzig

Haggard are back in Leipzig! Integrated in the next European tour – the Bards of Symphony and Metal tour- that will begin on September 18, they will perform on September 22nd, at the Hellraiser Leipzig. This german orchestral / symphonic metal band will be accompanied by Sound Storm, a symphonic power metal from Italy, and [...]

September 12, 2018 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: Haggard @ Leipzig

Preview: Batushka – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

Preview: Batushka  – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

All things, good and bad, inevitably meet their demise. As such, Batushka will storm Europe this autumn with the purpose of bringing the End Of Litourgiya to the faithless masses one last time. This tour, presents itself as the end of the promotion cycle for Litourgiya (2015). This is the band’s extremely successful debut record, [...]

September 9, 2018 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: Batushka – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

Preview: Primordial – Warm Up Under The Doom Festival

Preview: Primordial – Warm Up Under The Doom Festival

This year, the honors of Under the Doom’s Warm up Session will be made by Primordial, and after all this time, one feels that the band is starting to be a part of the family (which is not a bad thing at all). This time, they’re here to promote their new full-length “Exile amongst the [...]

September 5, 2018 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: Primordial – Warm Up Under The Doom Festival

Preview: Laurus Nobilis 2018

Preview: Laurus Nobilis 2018

Laurus Nobilis will take place at V. N. de Famalicão on July 26th~28th of 2018 Portuguese rising festival Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão is coming soon. This year’s edition will feature Greek symphonic death metal SepticFlesh, Swedish Dark Tranquillity, Spaniards Crisix, as well as Tarantula, Equaleft, Hills Have Eyes, Mata-Ratos, Revolution Within, Legacy Of Cynthia, Cruz De Ferro, In Vein, [...]

July 20, 2018 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Laurus Nobilis 2018

Preview: Iron Maiden @ Royal Arena, Copenhagen

Preview: Iron Maiden @ Royal Arena, Copenhagen

Following up on their successful tour “The Book of Souls” which was a celebration of the 16th album in Iron Maiden’s discography, the beast is unleashed again! Iron Maiden will drag heavy metal fans all around the world to attend the tour called “The Legacy Of The Beast World Tour” starting on May 26th in Tallin [...]

May 15, 2018 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Iron Maiden @ Royal Arena, Copenhagen

Preview: Copenhell 2018

Preview: Copenhell 2018

Copenhell is the biggest metal and rock festival in Denmark, hosted in Copenhagen, usualy in the second half of June. Since 2010 the metal fans in Copenhagen have had the chance to see many stars of heavy music performing on the Copenhell stages. The list is very long including big names as Black Sabbath, Iron [...]

May 7, 2018 Kasper Pasinski Previews Comments Off on Preview: Copenhell 2018

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 Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2018

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 Comments Off on Preview: Moita Metal Fest 2018

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 Comments Off on Preview: Desertfest 2018, London

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