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Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN, part 3/3

Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN, part 3/3

DAY #3 After two successful first nights, the last day of the festival was announcing some real interesting concerts to watch and follow. First, Bavarian NORDLYS opened the ceremonies with a competent show, in which they tried to spread their ancient black metal references, with some approaches to old school Mayhem themes. They are coming [...]

July 20, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN, part 3/3

Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN, pt 2/3

Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN, pt 2/3

DAY #2 On Friday the concerts started already in the final festival site, now truly surrounded only by Nature, in total communion with Darkness. The forest creates it’s on perimeter, and so you won’t catch any physical artificial barriers to enter the festival. The metal market was also more expanded, with some good proposals. The [...]

July 14, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN, pt 2/3

Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN 2013 @ Berlin, Germany, part 1/3

Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN 2013 @ Berlin, Germany, part 1/3

Our first time into Deutschland’s toughest territory turned out to be a well succeed mission, where we were both conquers and conquered. The German organization celebrated it’s XVIth edition with an appealing line up that allowed the more than 300 persons present to mix the blasphemy of the concerts with the beauty and serenity of [...]

July 13, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: UNDER THE BLACK SUN 2013 @ Berlin, Germany, part 1/3

Report: SARDINHA DE FERRO III @ Side B

Report: SARDINHA DE FERRO III @ Side B

The third edition of this peculiar event took place again at Side B, Benavente, by the time of the commemorations of the city’s local festivities. This year the Side B crew designed an outdoor esplanade that set the perfect ambience to make this a real one day metal festival. Unfortunately we didn’t get there in [...]

July 9, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SARDINHA DE FERRO III @ Side B

Report: SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST, part 2 and 3

Report: SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST, part 2 and 3

DAY 2 Unfortunately we missed Lisbon’s powerviolence act REVENGEANCE, and so our night started with necro black metalers MORTE INCANDESCENTE. Now with Angel-0 replacing former member V-Kaos, they gave a competent concert. “NecroCulto” and “Black Crushing Metal”, where some of their main tracks. There’s nothing better than to start a festival day with a black [...]

June 30, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST, part 2 and 3

Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 3/3

Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 3/3

DAY 3 And the last day of the festival started surprisingly on time, making us loose TERRORHAMMER overture show. We must say that we got so used to the Serbian schedules that this third day turned out to be a bit “overorganised” for us. But there was two more bands to play, and so the [...]

June 30, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 3/3

Report: SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST, part 1/3

Report: SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST, part 1/3

Less than a week after returning from Darkness Rising Festival, we shipped south, towards Santa Maria Summer Fest, in Beja, Alentejo. Besides the good line up that the organization was able to join, this event had another natural advantage: the entrance was for free, to everyone. So, naturally, you could see all genres of metalheads, [...]

June 25, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST, part 1/3

Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 2/3

Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 2/3

DAY2 The afterhours of the first day, made the festival ground starting the second day avid for a cozy beginning. And it was SVARTGREN the first band to enter stage. Led by one of the festival organizers, this local black metal act proved to be worth of this second day ceremonies overture. It was still [...]

June 25, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports 1

Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 1/3

Report: DARKNESS RISING FESTIVAL, pt 1/3

  Report Part 2 & 3 If you never went to Serbia, what do imagine it to be like? Party, nightlife, crazy people and good looking women? You’re not wrong. But be prepared to extend the nightlife till morning. Even in open air metal festivals. In fact, everything seems to go later than usual there, as for [...]

June 6, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports 2

Report: SWR Barroselas 2013 Part 1

Report: SWR Barroselas 2013 Part 1

Barroselas, a quiet town during the whole year, except for the last weekend of April… For the past 16 years, all hell breaks loose thanks to the SWR Barroselas Metalfest. Last year the organizers celebrated the 15th anniversary of the most extreme festival in the country. Day #0 The festival started on Wednesday, 24th with [...]

May 5, 2013 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SWR Barroselas 2013 Part 1

Report: CAPITÃO FANTASMA + CORPUS CHRISTII + ATENTADO @ Rep. da Música

Report: CAPITÃO FANTASMA + CORPUS CHRISTII + ATENTADO @ Rep. da Música

When we arrived to República da Música, we feared for another empty house night. But, by that time, the answer was simple: very few expected the gig to start on time. It is a tradition difficult to erase in this neighborhood… Well, in one of the more eclectic nights of the last years, ATENTADO opened [...]

May 4, 2013 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: CAPITÃO FANTASMA + CORPUS CHRISTII + ATENTADO @ Rep. da Música

Report: FORGOTTEN TOMB + INVERNO ETERNO and more @ Side B

Report: FORGOTTEN TOMB + INVERNO ETERNO and more @ Side B

Italian black/doom metalers FORGOTTEN TOMB  have returned to Portugal and to Side B, Benavente, this time accompanied by two Swedish acts. Notredame Productions added the fourth (national) element. The affluence was pretty good considering both the moment and date of the gig, which started with EREB ALTOR performance. This Swedish collective mixtures old school classic [...]

May 2, 2013 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: FORGOTTEN TOMB + INVERNO ETERNO and more @ Side B

Report: PNEUMA + SCIENCE OF DEMISE + AGGRENATION + GENNOMA live@ Side B

Report: PNEUMA + SCIENCE OF DEMISE + AGGRENATION + GENNOMA live@ Side B

In a weekend marked by the XVI edition of the mythical SWR Barroselas Metal Fest, Side B profited the presence of some international bands to host one parallel gig at Benavente. No one expected a full venue, so the few people present that night build the right atmosphere for an uncompromising metal night. Firstly with [...]

May 1, 2013 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: PNEUMA + SCIENCE OF DEMISE + AGGRENATION + GENNOMA live@ Side B

Report: LABIRINTO @ Side B

Report: LABIRINTO @ Side B

Brazilian post-rock band LABIRINTO played last week at Side B, Benavente, under their first European tour. The instrumental textures that they created filled an empty room with imaginary quiet sets, where we could chose the whole story of each one of the four short movies they presented. But yet, here and then, between the seductively [...]

April 15, 2013 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: LABIRINTO @ Side B