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Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023

Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023

After a successful return in 2022, the iconic SWR Barroselas Metalfest will be back for its 23rd edition in… 2023 (thanks covid pandemic for synching the numbers!) Things are quieter now and the overall feeling is of a full return to normality. SWR 2023 :: BANDS :: SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST 23 27-30 April 2023 | [...]

April 17, 2023 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023

SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Daily lineup revealed

SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Daily lineup revealed

The SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023 is coming and the organizers have shared the daily lineup   SWR 2023 daily programTickets are still available at swrfest.bigcartel.com and official stores. INFO: www.swr-fest.com EVENTO OFICIAL: fb.com/events/315286246019420 [...]

February 2, 2023 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Daily lineup revealed

SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Full band line-up announced! Sargeist postponed to 2024.

SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Full band line-up announced! Sargeist postponed to 2024.

SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST 23 27-30 April 2023 | Barroselas – Portugal | www.swr-fest.com Due to personal commitments, Finnish black metal veterans Sargeist had to cancel this year’s appearance and will be confirmed in 2024. TRIUMPH OF DEATH + PIG DESTROYER + SADISTIC INTENT + ROTTEN SOUND + PROFANATICA + GUTALAX + HORNA + CRISIX + [...]

December 23, 2022 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Full band line-up announced! Sargeist postponed to 2024.

Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Portuguese death metal heavyweight Colosso has unleashed a brand new single. Entitled “Pestilence”, it’s the opening track of the band’s upcoming EP “Apocalypse”, scheduled for release on February 14th, via Transcending Obscurity. About a month ago, the band revealed the first single “War”. Catch it below if you missed it. Once again, Colosso shapeshifts its [...]

January 15, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Preview: Oeste Underground II @ Malveira, Lisboa

Preview: Oeste Underground II @ Malveira, Lisboa

The festival will take place at Pavilhão Multiusos da Malveira (Mafra, Lisboa) on November 4th. After a very successful debut last year, Oeste Underground Fest is back with another strong lineup and with international bands for the first time: Acranius (Ger), Enzephalitis (Swi), Yar (Ukr), Raw Decimating Brutality, Bleeding Display, Sacred Sin, Revolution Within, Dead Meat, [...]

October 17, 2017 Zé Serôdio Previews Comments Off on Preview: Oeste Underground II @ Malveira, Lisboa

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

We had a nice chat with Portuguese Oldschool Death Metal band Cape Torment. TBP – Hi how are you? Thanks for taking the time to talk with us. For those who don’t know you yet, can you brief us about the people who are part of Cape Torment? CT – Hi. First, thank you for [...]

July 16, 2017 Filipe Gomes Interviews Comments Off on Interview: CAPE TORMENT – Crossing the storm

Preview – Morbid Spring Fest II

Preview – Morbid Spring Fest II

After the successful first edition of Morbid Spring Fest last year, a second edition had to be mandatory. This time Stone the Crow Productions improved the festival by adding 5 more bands to the bill. Made entirely by portuguese bands, the bill counts with: Martelo Negro (black/thrash metal) – The quartet hailing from Lisbon released [...]

April 12, 2017 Zé Serôdio Previews Comments Off on Preview – Morbid Spring Fest II

Report: SMSF – Santa Maria Sumer Fest 2016

Report: SMSF – Santa Maria Sumer Fest 2016

In the heart of Alentejo, arose in a new venue the 7th edition of SMSF – Santa Maria Summer Fest, in Beja. 3 days of extreme music, some other exotic and different events, but all with one thing in common: diversity and a long wish to triumph. Day 1 The band who had the honors [...]

June 25, 2016 Rita Limede Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SMSF – Santa Maria Sumer Fest 2016

SMSF adds Forgotten Tomb to band billing

SMSF adds Forgotten Tomb to band billing

Santa Maria Summer Fest (SMSF) has added Forgotten Tomb, among others, to their band billing for this year’s edition. The other acts added to the poster were OvO, Phantom Vision, Celtibeerian, Bleeding Display, Extirpatin, Vizir and M.I.L.F. We remind you that the festival this year will take place between the 9th and 11th of June, [...]

February 22, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on SMSF adds Forgotten Tomb to band billing

Report: XXXapada na Tromba, Freak n’Grind Fest @ RCA Club – Day 2

Report: XXXapada na Tromba, Freak n’Grind Fest @ RCA Club – Day 2

The second  day of party started with the Portuguese band Extreme Retaliation, now based in Braga, opened the afternoon with a nice gig. The drummer had a great performance, and the sound was very consistent as well. Condylomata Acuminata from Austria brought their party grind to the pit with band members coming of the stage [...]

January 29, 2016 Rita Limede Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: XXXapada na Tromba, Freak n’Grind Fest @ RCA Club – Day 2

Report: SWR BARROSELAS Metalfest 2015

Report: SWR BARROSELAS Metalfest 2015

(Picture gallery below) Day 0 The SWR festival has completed 18 years of existence. Over time the festival has grown at a huge pace gaining a considerable notoriety among the European festivals and placed at the top of the metal festivals in Portugal, by its own effort and merit. So, once again, the pilgrimage to the [...]

May 27, 2015 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SWR BARROSELAS Metalfest 2015

SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST – Band billing closed for stages 1 and 2

SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST – Band billing closed for stages 1 and 2

The billing for the stages 1 and 2 of the 18th edition of the SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST is now closed. The bands confirmed were Gutalax, Benighted, Crisix, Bong, Zom, Raw Decimating Brutality, Bleeding Display and Örök. The billing for the festival is not fully closed yet, because the bands for stage 3 have not yet [...]

January 13, 2015 Rita Limede News Comments Off on SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST – Band billing closed for stages 1 and 2

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