Just one week before the festival, the organizers of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest have issued the following press release:
SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XV | 26-30 APRIL 2012 | BARROSELAS | PORTUGAL
SWR barroselas metalfest XV, set to take place from April 26th to 30th 2012 at the small village of Barroselas, in the north of Portugal, gets ready to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary with a five days special edition.
Norwegian black metallers Immortal are expected to make history on the first stage of SWR barroselas metalfest XV presenting an exclusive show built at the own image of Abbath’s Nordic legions. Suede’s influential deathsters Hypocrisy and doom metal classics Candlemass are also among the greatest attractions in this special anniversary edition of the festival.
Dutch old school death metal outfit Asphyx, UK heavy metallers Angel Witch, North-American thrashers Whiplash and Hirax, Norwegian blacksters Tsjuder or Japanese doomsters Coffins are some of the greatest highlights in a festival that welcomes more than fifty acts from all over the world.
With names like Napalm Death, Brujeria, Katatonia or Kreator on its history, SWR Barroselas metalfest XV features two indoor stages and an outside free entrance area featuring some performances and concerts. A forest campsite with toilets and hot shower facilities opens for free usage during the entire festival.
You can read all the information you need about this festival on our previous news article about SWR here: http://www.theblackplanet.org/wordpress/?p=1028