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Report: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta @ RCA

Report: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta @ RCA

Once again, RCA hosted a beastly Vagos Metal Fest warm-up last May 27 in Portugal. This time around, Amazing Events invited the Dutch death metal band Asphyx, which was supported by the Portuguese The Ominous Circle and Besta. Portuguese grindsters Besta took the stage in front of an almost empty room, something that didn’t compromise [...]

June 17, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Concerts Comments Off on Report: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta @ RCA

Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa Asphyxia, masters of death metal with a touch of doom, created a genre that only they can perfectly perform. After 5 years they return to Portugal to bring the death hammer over Lisboa, along with their last high acclaimed album “Incoming Death”. [...]

May 9, 2017 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on Preview: Asphyx + The Ominous Circle + Besta – May 27th at RCA Lisboa

Anthrax, Sepultura and others added to Resurrection Fest

Anthrax, Sepultura and others added to Resurrection Fest

Resurrection Fest annouced today new names to the bill. Big Four thrashers Anthrax, brazillian legends Sepultura, german death metal Deserted Fear, American punk rock The Menzingers, Italian ska band Talco, Dutch punk rock band Undeclinable Ambuscade, CJ Ramone (Ramones), Canadian metalcore Obey The Brave, Deathcore mexicans Here Comes The Kraken, Galicians Aphonnic, Display of Power [...]

February 28, 2017 Zé Serôdio News Comments Off on Anthrax, Sepultura and others added to Resurrection Fest

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms MAYHEM, ABORTED and others…

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms MAYHEM, ABORTED and others…

SWR Barroselas Metalfest, one of the oldest european festivals focused entirely on extreme music, returns in 2017 for its 20th anniversary, scheduled for 28, 29 and 30 of April at the Village of Barroselas, northern Portugal. Confirmed so far are black metal legends Mayhem playing their magnum opus “De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas”, Belgium death metal [...]

October 13, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms MAYHEM, ABORTED and others…

Report: MOSHER FEST: Chapter III @ Massas Club, Coimbra

Report: MOSHER FEST: Chapter III @ Massas Club, Coimbra

The third chapter of Mosher Fest took place in Massas Club, Coimbra.this edition had on it’s billing five Portuguese bands from different backgrounds, all of which with enough energy and talent to shook the foundations of the club, and please everyone present on that Saturday night. The band that had the honor to open the [...]

June 2, 2016 Rita Limede Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: MOSHER FEST: Chapter III @ Massas Club, Coimbra

XXXAPADA NA TROMBA reveals the summer edition bands

XXXAPADA NA TROMBA reveals the summer edition bands

The portuguese brutal XXXapada na Tromba festival which is going to take place this weekend has already shown its next evolution. This time the event will take place outdoors, in July and nearby a well known beach. Headliners will be Putridity, Igorrr and Inhumate. Completing the roster are the following confirmed artists: Clitorape (FR) Vizir (PT) Cerebral Extiction (IT) [...]

January 23, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on XXXAPADA NA TROMBA reveals the summer edition bands

Report: BURNING LIGHT FEST Day 1#

Report: BURNING LIGHT FEST Day 1#

And finally Lisbon had its own metal festival. An underground one. Goodlife HQ dared to dream this  event, while  RCA Club accepted the challenge, reveiving 24 bands in just two days. As you can imagine, it was only for the brave, once each day the concerts started at 14:30 h. DAY 1# On Saturday, still [...]

February 19, 2015 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: BURNING LIGHT FEST Day 1#

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

UTOPIUM win Portuguese Wacken Metal Battle

UTOPIUM win Portuguese Wacken Metal Battle

Grinders UTOPIUM have won the national final of Wacken Open Air warm up contest. The Portuguese act is going to present their grind/sludge next August at the world’s biggest metal festival. They follow last year countrymen Midnight Priest. The final took place at SWR Barroselas Metal Fest stage 3#, also with BESTA, SKINNING and WASTE. [...]

April 27, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on UTOPIUM win Portuguese Wacken Metal Battle

Report: GROG + BLEEDING DISPLAY + BESTA and more live @ Side B

Report: GROG + BLEEDING DISPLAY + BESTA and more live @ Side B

Sadly the concerts started two hours after the announced schedule with HUNTED SCRIPTUM, death/technical death metal from Braga. They had the tough task of opening the ceremonies, in a cold, (still) wintry night. Their carnivorous themes made the first attempt to warm a still not crowded Side B room, with some good appointments, including the [...]

April 15, 2013 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: GROG + BLEEDING DISPLAY + BESTA and more live @ Side B

SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

The biggest Metal festival in Portugal has announced almost all the bands scheduled for the 16th edition. SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XVI 24-27 APRIL 2013 | BARROSELAS | PORTUGAL DAY 0 – wednesday 24 april – 19:00 – free entrance STRONG INTENTION | USA | www.facebook.com/STRONGINTENTION DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION | France | www.facebook.com/departmentofcorrection W:O:A METAL BATTLE [...]

March 4, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI