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TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

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 3, 2019 Filipe Gomes Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

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

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

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 [...]

December 23, 2018 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

Report: Batushka + Gaerea @ Hard Club, Porto

Report: Batushka + Gaerea @ Hard Club, Porto

The landscape of black metal is morphing into something else entirely. As it happens with all artistic movements and their respective subdivisions, experimentation as a statement of healthy aversion to the status quo has proved itself to be inevitable in inducing the magic of conceptual and artistic evolution. Both Batushka and Gaerea are fine examples [...]

September 28, 2018 Rita Limede Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Batushka + Gaerea @ Hard Club, Porto

Preview: Batushka – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

Preview: Batushka  – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

All things, good and bad, inevitably meet their demise. As such, Batushka will storm Europe this autumn with the purpose of bringing the End Of Litourgiya to the faithless masses one last time. This tour, presents itself as the end of the promotion cycle for Litourgiya (2015). This is the band’s extremely successful debut record, [...]

September 9, 2018 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: Batushka – ‘End Of Litourgiya’ European Pilgrimage in Portugal

Gaerea released a new single “Whispers”

Gaerea released a new single “Whispers”

“Unsettling Whispers” will be out on June 22, 2018 via Transcending Obscurity Records. Portuguese Black Metal act Gaerea have released a single extracted from the band’s upcoming album “Unsettling Whispers”. You can listen to it below. Transcending Obscurity commented: “Gaerea have turned the genre of black metal on its head. While most rehash the classic sound, [...]

April 1, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Gaerea released a new single “Whispers”

Gaerea sign with Transcending Obscurity. New album coming.

Gaerea sign with Transcending Obscurity. New album coming.

Portuguese Black Metal act Gaerea have signed with Indian label Transcending Obscurity. After the release of the successful EP “Gaerea” which received widespread acclaim, Gaerea will release their debut full length album “Unsettling Whispers” this year. Gaerea commented: Gaerea comment, “Nearly two years after the release of our debut self-titled EP, It is now with utmost [...]

March 10, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Gaerea sign with Transcending Obscurity. New album coming.

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Malignant Tumor & more

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Malignant Tumor & more

SWR is scheduled for 27-29 April 2018 at Barroselas, northwest Portugal. SWR Barroselas Metalfest is one of the oldest European festivals of extreme music and it returns for its 21st edition, in 2018. Cock and Ball Torture will be replaced by Malignant Tumour. The festival has announced another lot of band confirmations: MALIGNANT TUMOUR | Czech Republic [...]

March 1, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Malignant Tumor & more

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