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Report: TIDES FROM NEBULA + KATABATIC – Side B, Benavente

Report: TIDES FROM NEBULA + KATABATIC – Side B, Benavente

Saturday night. Anathema plays in Lisbon, but we preferred drive to Benavente for our third experience with Tides From Nebula. I knew this polish group almost by chance, in a middle of the week concert in Lisbon’s downtown, early 2010. That time the first impressions were great and the polish youngsters gathered our admiration due [...]

October 29, 2012 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: TIDES FROM NEBULA + KATABATIC – Side B, Benavente

Report: Horde of War Metalfest I. Side B, Benavente

Report: Horde of War Metalfest I. Side B, Benavente

And after all Decayed didn’t play last Saturday in Benavente… Seemed that founder J.A. woke up with no felling for live concerts that day… Well, nevertheless, the fest went great only with second line underground acts, but still with solid performances and good general ambience. The night started with new black metalers Frost Legion, presenting [...]

October 21, 2012 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Horde of War Metalfest I. Side B, Benavente

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 2/2)

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 2/2)

    If you missed the report of Day 1, you can read it here. Day 2 So the first day was gone, and there wasn’t much time to rest, either. Since the festival only opens it’s gates at 15:00, there was time to have a walk around the village, eat something, or for some [...]

August 10, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports 1

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 1/2)

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 1/2)

  Every year usually on the first weekend of August, thousands of metalheads travel to the small town of Vagos, near Aveiro for the Vagos Open Air metal festival. 2012 is the year of the 4th edition, and in just 4 years, this festival has already become a mark in the Heavy Metal scene in [...]

August 7, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports 1

Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Side B Lounge Live Club hosted the second edition of the peculiar Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest, this year with ten bands from new alternative local acts to well known satanic thrashers Omission or Portuguese black metalers Corpus Christii. The name of the fest is linked to the popular festivities that take place in the [...]

July 9, 2012 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 3/4)

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 3/4)

After the first day of concerts and partying, and also surviving the first night in the camping, after having some breakfast and other necessities, we started our second day quite early by going to the Temple to see GLORIOR BELLI at 11:00 . Another underrated French band, who put up a good show, playing some [...]

June 25, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 3/4)

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

After the pre-festival partying on the night before, some people were already wasted on the ground when the sun came up.   Time for some breakfast, and head to the festival site, to see the decoration for this year. Rusty metal shaped artifacts could be found on the site, like the big Hellfest tree with [...]

June 23, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

Clisson, a small town part of Brittany in western France is usually quiet for almost an entire year, but when June arrives it is invaded by dozens of thousands of metalheads anxious for a good time and to watch some of their favorite bands in one of the biggest metal festivals all around Europe: Hellfest. [...]

June 21, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

Porto, April 22nd, Sunday… Not the best day for a metal show, but if you are a true fan, the day of the week doesn’t really matter. With a tolerable weather and after dining the traditional Francesinha (a must-eat in Porto), it was time to run off to the new Hard Club and enjoy an [...]

April 27, 2012 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club