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TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2018 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their lists regarding the best albums for the year. Like the years before, the amount of quality releases was immense, so it’s not always an easy choice, and eventually some releases [...]

January 9, 2019 João Osório Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Carlos Pereira

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Carlos Pereira

With the year of 2018 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2018. Here are the choices [...]

January 1, 2019 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Carlos Pereira

TOP 20 – 2018: The staff’s choices – Ricardo Pereira

TOP 20 – 2018: The staff’s choices – Ricardo Pereira

With the year of 2018 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2018. Here are the choices [...]

December 28, 2018 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The staff’s choices – Ricardo Pereira

Report: Laurus Nobilis Music 2017

Report: Laurus Nobilis Music 2017

Like in previous years, this year’s edition of Laurus Nobilis Music featured a day dedicated to more extreme sounds. Stucker had the honor of being the first metal band on the Breakthrough Stage – a novelty in the festival, living up to its motto of supporting national artists. Thrash metal from Trofa, one EP in [...]

September 2, 2017 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Laurus Nobilis Music 2017

Report: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Report: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Due to the unique logistics of the WGT festival, where events are happening simultaneously in different parts of the city, an educated selection of certain event per day was made in order to make a complete report of that specific daily event. The events were chosen according to the spirit that moves this webzine. Day [...]

June 23, 2017 João Osório Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Between the 2nd and the 5th of June another Wave Gotik Treffen edition will be held in Leipzig, Germany. Wave Gotik Treffen is a festival which mobilizes an entire city, since the events spread through various locations around Leipzig. The events do not only focus in one place, but during these 4 days of festival, it’s always [...]

May 17, 2017 João Osório Previews Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2017

Laurus Nobilis Music announces AMORPHIS as headliner

Laurus Nobilis Music announces AMORPHIS as headliner

Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão has announced the bill for the 2017’s edition. Amorphis are the main headliners of the Metal day while Linda Martini will headline on the Rock day. The event will take place between the 27th and the 29th of July in Louro, Famalicão. You can check our report of 2016’s edition, by [...]

February 17, 2017 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Laurus Nobilis Music announces AMORPHIS as headliner

Preview: Nummirock 2016

Preview: Nummirock 2016

Midsummer is for many the traditional festival Nummirock. It will take place once again at Kauhajoki, Finland. From the 22nd to the 25th of June, the days will be filled with a stunning lineup and hopefully camping in harmony with friends and fellow metalheads to provide you an experience you cannot forget. You might have noticed [...]

June 1, 2016 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on Preview: Nummirock 2016

TOP Albums of 2015

TOP Albums of 2015

With the year of 2015 coming to an end it is time to choose the best metal albums of the year. In the past few days every one of our staff members had the opportunity to share their personal list, which can be seen in here, so now, it is time for our final and [...]

December 30, 2015 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP Albums of 2015

2015: The Staff’s Choices – Daniel Lemminkainen

2015: The Staff’s Choices – Daniel Lemminkainen

With 2015 coming to its end, its time to choose the best albums of the year. These are the choices of Daniel Lemminkainen: 01 – Amorphis – Under the Red Cloud 02 – Skyforger – Senprusija 03 – Ensiferum – One Man Army 04 – Powerwolf – Blessed and Possessed 05 – W.A.S.P. – Golgotha [...]

December 26, 2015 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2015: The Staff’s Choices – Daniel Lemminkainen

2015: The Staff’s Choices – J.Osório

2015: The Staff’s Choices – J.Osório

With 2015 coming to its end, its time to choose the best albums of the year. These are the choices of J.Osório: 1. AMORPHIS – Under the Red Cloud 2. HAMMERCULT – Built For War 3. MGLA – Exercises in Futility 4. TRIBULATION – The Children of the Night 5. PARADISE LOST – The Plague [...]

December 24, 2015 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2015: The Staff’s Choices – J.Osório

Report: TUSKA Open Air 2015

Report: TUSKA Open Air 2015

TUSKA Open Air 2015 Day #1 – 26.06.2015 The festival’s ground is open space and has 3 stages, two in open space (Radio Rock Main Stage and Stage Hell, more or less in opposite each other but slightly skewed to the left side of the room) and another in enclosed space (Club Stage more into the [...]

July 6, 2015 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: TUSKA Open Air 2015

VAGOS OPEN AIR announce final line-up

VAGOS OPEN AIR announce final line-up

The VAGOS OPEN AIR 2015 now has 20 bands on its linup: Tickets prices: 65 euros (three day pass) and 32 euros (daily). Special pack pass + official festival t-shirt on sale. More info at: www.vagosopenair.eu There are two more names to add to the lineup of the 7th Edition of VAGOS OPEN AIR! FILLI NIGRANTIUM [...]

May 11, 2015 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on VAGOS OPEN AIR announce final line-up

Amorphis release lyric video

Amorphis release lyric video

Amorphis’ eleventh album “Circle” is due to be released on April 19. Peter Tägtgren (Hypocrisy, Pain) is in charge of producing and mixing. The band released a lyric video for the track “Hopeless Days” which can be viewed below: “Circle” track listing: 01. Shades Of Gray 02. Mission 03. The Wanderer 04. Narrow Path 05. [...]

March 3, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Amorphis release lyric video