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Report: Poisonblack @ Tavastia, Helsinki

Report: Poisonblack @ Tavastia, Helsinki

Gothic metal masters Poisonblack, which split up in 2015, surprised their fans around the world with a tour of Finland in September/October 2023. This year marked the 20th anniversary of their first album “Escapexstacy,” and they celebrated this by bringing back their original singer, J-P Leppäluoto, and performing the whole album live. The tour dates [...]

November 20, 2023 Elsa Marques Concerts 0

Report: River Stone Fest 2023

Report: River Stone Fest 2023

On September 23rd, metal lovers gathered once again in Penafiel, for the seventh edition of River Stone Fest! It was just after 4:25 pm when Blind The Eye arrived, to present us with their Melodic Death Metal and promote their second album “The Lion Of Lions”, released in September 2022. This band was born in [...]

October 30, 2023 Rui Pereira Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: River Stone Fest 2023

Report: Soen + Molybaron + Terra @ Hard Club

Report: Soen + Molybaron + Terra @ Hard Club

The Swedish band Soen, led by Martin Lopez returned to shows accompanied by Molybaron and Terra on the Memorial Tour 2023 which stopped in Portugal on the 4th and 5th of October, in Porto – Hard Club and Lisbon – LAV, respectively. The night began with a well-filled venue with the sound of the Italians [...]

October 29, 2023 Rui Pereira Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Soen + Molybaron + Terra @ Hard Club

Report: Bajonca Rock Fest 2023

Report: Bajonca Rock Fest 2023

It was on September 2nd that Bajonca – Associação Cultural e Recreativa presented us with the first edition of the Bajonca Rock Fest. The day began in Valadares, São Pedro do Sul, with threatening rain and a strong approaching thunderstorm could be heard in the distance. Fortunately, shortly after 4 pm, the weather calmed down [...]

September 18, 2023 Rui Pereira Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Bajonca Rock Fest 2023

Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2023 (Day 1)

Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2023 (Day 1)

2023 marked the return of the Vagos Metal Fest after a line-up as powerful as that of 2022. This year proved to be more eclectic with the inclusion of bands such as Ugly Kid Joe”, which showed the organisation’s courage in its bid to reach wider audiences. Dragon’s Kiss opened the Vagos Metal Fest 2023. [...]

August 23, 2023 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2023 (Day 1)

Report: Roadburn 2023 – Day 2

Report: Roadburn 2023 – Day 2

On this second report Marco Manzi gives us a detailed overview of the second day of the festival, that took place on Friday the 21st of April 2023. Not having slept too much, and after failing to adjust to the dutch weather (not even close to the temperatures and sunny days of the last edition), [...]

June 20, 2023 Elsa Marques Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Roadburn 2023 – Day 2

Report: Ne Obliviscaris + Persefone + The Omnific @ Hard Club, Porto

Report: Ne Obliviscaris + Persefone + The Omnific @ Hard Club, Porto

Another great night of metal in Porto, this time at the well-known HardClub, with a unique atmosphere, which welcomed the return of the Australian band NeObliscaris to our country. Opening the show, we had the Australian trio The Omnific, with their two bass players and a drummer, who warmed up the audience for the big [...]

June 20, 2023 Rui Pereira Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Ne Obliviscaris + Persefone + The Omnific @ Hard Club, Porto

Report: Stones Of Babylon + Fjords @ Atelier A Fábrica

Report: Stones Of Babylon + Fjords @ Atelier A Fábrica

We visited the Atelier A Fábrica venue, a recently open place in the city of Coimbra, Portugal to check out a stoner night that gathered the bands Stones Of Babylon and Fjords. André Figueiredo, also a member of Mike Vhiles, and Rafael Borges on bass make up the duo known as Fjords. This project came [...]

May 29, 2023 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Stones Of Babylon + Fjords @ Atelier A Fábrica

Report: Tondela Rocks festival 2023

Report: Tondela Rocks festival 2023

Tondela Rocks: The festival rocked the region with its 6th Edition On May 6th 2023, the city of Tondela received the 6th Edition of the well-established Tondela Rocks festival. Although it was not an event with overwhelming affluence at first, the warm and pleasant environment made it possible for the attendees to enjoy to its [...]

May 26, 2023 Henrique Livi Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Tondela Rocks festival 2023

Report: Roadburn 2023 – Day 1

Report: Roadburn 2023 – Day 1

On this first report Marco Manzi focus on introducing the festival and on the first day of the festival, that took place on Thursday the 20th of April 2023. From the moment the first announcements started to spread through the internet, it was clear that this year’s edition of Roadburn was going to be different. [...]

May 8, 2023 Elsa Marques Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Roadburn 2023 – Day 1

Report: Ultra Silvam + Balmog + Gleichmacher @ Stereogun, Leiria

Report: Ultra Silvam + Balmog + Gleichmacher @ Stereogun, Leiria

It is not very common for a Black Metal tour to pass through Leiria. However, at the same time, it is a good sign. It indicates that the decentralization of concerts in Portugal does take place and that Leiria has an excellent venue to host concerts, such as the StereoGun, in the centre of the [...]

April 3, 2023 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Ultra Silvam + Balmog + Gleichmacher @ Stereogun, Leiria

Report: Turku Saatanalle X – 10th Anniversary Ritual Obscenity

Report: Turku Saatanalle X – 10th Anniversary Ritual Obscenity

Turku Saatanalle X took place at Utopia venue in Turku on 3 – 4 of March, 2023 This time we provide you a complete photo report of Turku Saatanalle 10th anniversary celebration. Hopefully the galleries will allow you to absorb the atmosphere of the event and the quality of the performances that took place – [...]

March 20, 2023 Elsa Marques Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Turku Saatanalle X – 10th Anniversary Ritual Obscenity

Photo report: Cannibal Corpse + Dark Funeral + Immolation + Black Anvil @ Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles

Photo report: Cannibal Corpse + Dark Funeral + Immolation + Black Anvil @ Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles

Fans in North America witnessed Cannibal Corpse end 2022 with a brutal bang on their most recent 2-month tour. Bringing along Sweden’s Dark Funeral, New York’s Immolation, and New York’s Black Anvil, it was no wonder the trek saw multiple theatre-sized venues at full capacity night after night. There was a palatable swell of excitement [...]

January 9, 2023 Tom Delgado Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Photo report: Cannibal Corpse + Dark Funeral + Immolation + Black Anvil @ Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles

Report: Madrid Invasion Fest @ Madrid

Report: Madrid Invasion Fest @ Madrid

Black Matter Productions organized a two-day festival called Madrid Invasion Fest. Here is our photo report of the event! Day #1 The first band to take the stage was Painstorm, a death metal act playing “at home” as they’re from Madrid. Opening is never easy, but Painstorm showed that they mean business and someone has [...]

October 9, 2022 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Madrid Invasion Fest @ Madrid