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Report: Nocturnal Depression + Psychonaut 4 + Humanart (SMSF warmup) @ Cave 45

Report: Nocturnal Depression + Psychonaut 4 + Humanart (SMSF warmup) @ Cave 45

Santa Maria Summer Fest (SMSF) is an extreme music festival located in Beja, Southern Portugal. It’s been happening since 2010. To promote this year’s edition, a ”warm-up” event took place at Cave 45, Porto with the bands Humanart, Psychonaut 4 and Nocturnal Depression. Portuguese black metallers Humanart opened the evening with only a few people on [...]

April 17, 2017 Zé Serôdio Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Nocturnal Depression + Psychonaut 4 + Humanart (SMSF warmup) @ Cave 45

Report: Grimlet’s ”Theia” Presentation @ D.R.A.C.

Report: Grimlet’s ”Theia” Presentation @ D.R.A.C.

The past March 25th, was the day when Grimlet released their third album ”Theia: Aesthetics Of A Lie”.  In order to celebrate such event, they had a special release party, in their hometown Figueira da Foz. To support them on that night of gigs,  they invited the bands Trepid Elucidation, In Vein and Infraktor. To warm up [...]

April 7, 2017 Zé Serôdio Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Grimlet’s ”Theia” Presentation @ D.R.A.C.

Report: Évora Metal Fest 2017

Report: Évora Metal Fest 2017

On the first weekend of March, Évora hosted for the sixth time the heavy music festival inserted in the youth month commemorations by the city hall of  Évora. This event was supported by the “Associação Jovem Cultural e Artistica de Évora”. With rain and some hail, the festival was held in a pavilion assembled near [...]

April 4, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Évora Metal Fest 2017

Report: Wolfheart + Eternal Storm @ RCA Club, Lisbon

Report: Wolfheart + Eternal Storm @ RCA Club, Lisbon

After the debut opening for Swallow the Sun last year, Wolfheart have returned to Portugal for a show as headliners, bringing with them the new album “Tyhjyys”. Under a rainy night, the crowd started gathering around the venue to witness, a fantastic performance by the wolves from Finland. Before them, we had Eternal Storm, from [...]

March 30, 2017 Sandra Nunes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Wolfheart + Eternal Storm @ RCA Club, Lisbon

Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Last Tuesday, March 7th, Lisbon hosted a great Power metal show: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere. It took place in the new venue Lisboa ao Vivo. Around 300 people welcomed the three bands. Each one of them with their own style while sharing something in common: their passion and devotion. A detail which made [...]

March 21, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Report: Galena IV – KarbonSoul + Invoke + Eterna Saudade

Report: Galena IV – KarbonSoul + Invoke + Eterna Saudade

The first Galena of 2017 was dressed in black and with a veil of nostalgia. Eterna Saudade started the evening with its environmental rock combined with dark folk influences sound, creating a cosy romantic ambience in the venue. Sadly, the audience remained apathetic, even with the dancer Cris Aysel complementing the band’s show with her [...]

March 19, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Galena IV – KarbonSoul + Invoke + Eterna Saudade

Report: Battle Beast + Majesty + Gyze + Fantasy Opus

Report: Battle Beast + Majesty + Gyze + Fantasy Opus

Battle Beast together with  Majesty, Gyze and Fantasy Opus were on stage on March  12th, 2017 at the RCA Club Lisboa venue. These four heavy metal bands played on a Sunday evening, closing that weekend. Two of these band played for the first time in Portugal, the Finnish Battle Beast and the Japanese Gyze. This [...]

March 16, 2017 Daniel Lemminkainen Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Battle Beast + Majesty + Gyze + Fantasy Opus

Report: Devin Townsend + Between The Buried And Me + Leprous @ Madrid

Report: Devin Townsend + Between The Buried And Me + Leprous  @ Madrid

Devin Townsend visited Madrid in a very cold but people were anxious to enter in La Riviera, the first of two Spanish shows of this tour. Still the fans calmly entered the venue and the first concert started at the precise time with the majority of the public entering after the beginning of the gig. [...]

February 13, 2017 Zé Serôdio Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Devin Townsend + Between The Buried And Me + Leprous @ Madrid

Report Galena III: Inner Blast + Falcatra de Fogo + Urze de Lume

Report Galena III: Inner Blast + Falcatra de Fogo + Urze de Lume

On the afternoon of Saturday, December 17, occurred in the “Another Place” in Almada the third edition of Galena. A small celebration of the winter solstice, in the familiar and cozy atmosphere the visitors could experience a workshop of traditional bagpipes and percussion while the room prepared for the concerts of Inner Blast, Falcatra de Fogo [...]

February 11, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report Galena III: Inner Blast + Falcatra de Fogo + Urze de Lume

Report: Suidakra + Dark Oath + Vendetta FM @Stairway Club

Report: Suidakra + Dark Oath + Vendetta FM @Stairway Club

With an extensive career of over 23 years and 12 studio albums, Suidakra have prospered under the comand of Arkadius Antonik, and have returned to Portugal with their most recent work “Realms of Odoric”. The group, together with Dark Oath and Vendetta FM, performed at the Stairway Club in Cascais, for the first, of many, [...]

January 28, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Suidakra + Dark Oath + Vendetta FM @Stairway Club

Report: MOONSPELL Irreligious 20 years @ Guimarães

Report: MOONSPELL Irreligious 20 years @ Guimarães

20 years have passed since the release of the breakthrough album “Irreligious” by Moonspell. Compared to the previous album “Wolfheart”, this was an album that featured a musical approach more orientated towards Gothic Metal that established the band in the highlights of the Metal community and showed that after “Wolfheart”, the band had amazing work [...]

December 13, 2016 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: MOONSPELL Irreligious 20 years @ Guimarães

Report: OESTE UNDERGROUND FEST @ Malveira

Report: OESTE UNDERGROUND FEST @ Malveira

The first edition of Oeste Underground Fest took place in Malveira, and the festival started on the right foot, as a benefit event for the local voluntary firefighters. A noble cause wrapped up in a day-long event represented by some of the most prominent acts of the Portuguese underground scene and with a familiar ambience. [...]

November 24, 2016 Rita Limede Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: OESTE UNDERGROUND FEST @ Malveira

Report: PAIN + THE VISION BLEAK + DYNAZTY + BILLION DOLLAR BABIES @Leipzig

Report: PAIN + THE VISION BLEAK + DYNAZTY + BILLION DOLLAR BABIES @Leipzig

A full house from the very star to the very end to see Pain and friends! When Swedish group Billion Dollar Babies started their show the venue was already packed. With just 30 minutes to play, they presented their most recent work, “Chemical God” released earlier this year. With a sound more in the heavy [...]

November 21, 2016 João Osório Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: PAIN + THE VISION BLEAK + DYNAZTY + BILLION DOLLAR BABIES @Leipzig

Report: PAIN + THE VISION BLEAK + DYNAZTY + BILLION DOLLAR BABIES @RCA, Lisboa

Report: PAIN + THE VISION BLEAK + DYNAZTY + BILLION DOLLAR BABIES @RCA, Lisboa

Sunday evening and Lisbon was the stoping point to another great european tour, this time leaded by the veteran band Pain and supported by the bands The Vision Bleak, Dynazty and Billion Dollar Babies. Billion Dollar Babies gave the night a start, attacking us with their hard rock from the begining. With their latest album “Chemical [...]

November 12, 2016 Phobia Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: PAIN + THE VISION BLEAK + DYNAZTY + BILLION DOLLAR BABIES @RCA, Lisboa