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Report: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023

Report: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023

SWR has finally returned in full force after a hiatus forced by the lockdown resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and a smaller-than-usual 2022 edition. This is one of the oldest and most mythical underground festivals in Portugal, and it once again brought four days of the festival to the quiet town of Barroselas in the [...]

May 8, 2023 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2023

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.

SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Triumph of Death, Pig Destroyer, Profanatica, Gutalax, Gorod, Horna & more confirmed

SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Triumph of Death, Pig Destroyer, Profanatica, Gutalax, Gorod, Horna & more confirmed

First of all, there was one positive aspect about the whole covid pandemic: The number of SWR editions syncs with the year in which it happens! So, SWR has announced the first batch of bands confirmed for the 23rd edition of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest, taking place in… 2023! Triumph of Death might not ring [...]

October 28, 2022 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest: Triumph of Death, Pig Destroyer, Profanatica, Gutalax, Gorod, Horna & more confirmed

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

The legends of extreme metal REVENGE head this second wave of confirmations for the Minho festival SWR Barroselas Metalfest, but besides the Canadians there are 14 other names added to the poster. Also worth mentioning is the confirmation of the presence of the unavoidable grindcore TERRORIZER and the classics of heavy metal ANVIL. Two decades, [...]

January 13, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2019 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. Eventually, some releases of [...]

December 19, 2019 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

Demonstealer stream new song “The Human Pestilence”

Demonstealer stream new song “The Human Pestilence”

Indian Death Metal project Demonstealer is wasting no time in unleashing tracks from its massive album “The Last Reptilian Warrior” which has guest drummers from prominent bands such as SepticFlesh, Benighted, Ne Obliviscaris, Cognizance and Necrophagist. The latest track features David Diepold, drummer of Cognizance involved along with Stefano Franceschini, the bassist of Aborted and [...]

March 9, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Demonstealer stream new song “The Human Pestilence”