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Preview: Devin Townsend + Leprous + Between The Buried And Me @ Madrid

Preview: Devin Townsend + Leprous + Between The Buried And Me @ Madrid

The Devin Townsend Project, the Canadian band created by the legendary Devin Townsend, will be doing an European tour promoting ”Transcendence”, the latest album released by the band in September 2016. The tour won’t make it to Portugal but there will be two dates in Spain: Feb. 03 in Madrid (La Riviera) Feb. 04 in [...]

January 25, 2017 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Devin Townsend + Leprous + Between The Buried And Me @ Madrid

PREVIEW: Brutal Assault 2016

PREVIEW: Brutal Assault 2016

It is safe to say that Brutal Assault festival has one of the most complete lineups of 2016 summer festivals. It will take place in the lovely scenario of JAROMEŘ. The old army fortress Josefov is located ~130km east from Prague, Czech Republic. This 18th century fortress will host the festival inside its wall, giving an historical [...]

July 25, 2016 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on PREVIEW: Brutal Assault 2016

Leprous Interview (Video)

Leprous Interview (Video)

The Black Planet & Undergrounded representatives based in Finland had the chance to perform a very relaxed interview with Leprous during the second part of The Congregation Tour 2016. An overview of how they feel about their previous albums and what is planned for the future ones was one of the topics covered. An in-depth [...]

June 3, 2016 Elsa Marques Interviews Comments Off on Leprous Interview (Video)

PREVIEW: Karmøygeddon 2016

PREVIEW: Karmøygeddon 2016

Karmøygeddon team organizes several club concerts and two festivals per year: Karmøygeddon (April) and Karmøygeddon Arctic (October) Karmøygeddon Metal Festival 2016 will be held on April 28-30 in Kopervik, Norway. With a pretty luxurious lineup, there is no surprise that organizers already announced that the tickets sales for the festival already surpassed the previous editions. [...]

March 29, 2016 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on PREVIEW: Karmøygeddon 2016

LEPROUS Exclusive Live Recording Show confirmed

LEPROUS Exclusive Live Recording Show confirmed

After almost 15 years of career LEPROUS developed from just another local band from Notodden (Norway) to very influential in the progressive metal scene. Starting by the end of March the second part of their european tour,  and with many shows in their curriculum they are finally happy with the way musically and aesthetically their live [...]

March 22, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on LEPROUS Exclusive Live Recording Show confirmed

LEPROUS nominated for Norwegian Grammy award

LEPROUS nominated for Norwegian Grammy award

Prog Metal act Leprous have announced that they’ve been nominated for the Spellemannsprisen 2015 (Norwegian Grammy) awards in the Metal category. 2015 saw the release of the band’s latest studio album, “The Congregation”, which came out on May 25 in Europe and June 2 in North America via InsideOut Music. “The Congregation” was also featured in several of [...]

January 6, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on LEPROUS nominated for Norwegian Grammy award

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 – Mütiilator

2015: The Staff’s Choices – Mütiilator

With 2015 coming to its end, its time to choose the best Metal albums of the year. These are the choices of Mütiilator (due to difficulty in chosing a specific order, only the top 3 will be numbered): Leprous – The Congregation 2. Ghost – Meliora   3. Mgła – Exercises In Futility   Shrine [...]

December 29, 2015 Filipe Gomes Tops Comments Off on 2015: The Staff’s Choices – Mütiilator

2015: The Staff’s Choices – Slania

2015: The Staff’s Choices – Slania

With 2015 coming to its end, its time to choose the best albums of the year. These are the choices of Slania: 1. Mgla – Exercises in Futility 2. Leprous – The Congregation 3. TesseracT – Polaris 4. Sullen – Post Human 5. Swallow The Sun – Songs From The North I, II & III [...]

December 27, 2015 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2015: The Staff’s Choices – Slania

2015: The Staff’s choices – dcustodio

2015: The Staff’s choices – dcustodio

With 2015 coming to its end, its time to choose the best albums of the year. These are the choices of dcustodio: 1. Ghost – Meliora   2. Leprous – The Congregation   3. Chelsea Wolfe – Abyss   4. Moonspell – Extinct 5. Myrkur – M   6. Kontinuum – Kyrr   7. Grave Pleasures – Dreamcrash   8. [...]

December 22, 2015 dcustodio Tops Comments Off on 2015: The Staff’s choices – dcustodio

Report: Leprous + Sphere + Rendezvous Point @ RCA Club

Report: Leprous + Sphere + Rendezvous Point @ RCA Club

On October 8th the RCA Club in Lisbon received a true Norwegian night. The 3 bands that played all shared more than their nationality… they shared intricate and highly technical music too. Rendezvous Point opened up the series of concerts. This band seemed a bit unknown to most of the people, so maybe it felt [...]

October 18, 2015 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Leprous + Sphere + Rendezvous Point @ RCA Club

IMMORTAL are working in a new album without Abbath

IMMORTAL are working in a new album without Abbath

Blabbermouth has recently announced that Immortal will continue without Abbath. Lyricist/guitarist Demonaz Doom Occulta revealed some song titles (“Northern Chaos Gods”, “Called To Ice” and “Blacker Of Worlds”) that will appear in the next album which should be released by Nuclear Blast. Demonaz and Horgh said in a statement: “IMMORTAL never stopped. We just had [...]

September 3, 2015 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on IMMORTAL are working in a new album without Abbath

LEPROUS have a new video

LEPROUS have a new video

The Norwegian group LEPROUS have premiered a new video for their song “The Price”, which can be seen bellow. This track is a part of their upcming record, “The Congregation”, that is set to be released on May 25th, via InsideOut Music. LEPROUS “The Congregation” (InsideOut Music ‘2015) 1. The Price 2. Third Law 3. [...]

April 7, 2015 Rita Limede News Comments Off on LEPROUS have a new video

LEPROUS reveal next album release dates

LEPROUS reveal next album release dates

Official press release: Norwegian Progsters Leprous have wrapped up work on their newest studio album, which follows 2013’s acclaimed Coal release. The album will be titled The Congregation and is to be released on May 25th, 2015 in Europe and June 2nd, 2015 in North America via InsideOut Music. Leprous vocalist and keyboard player Einar [...]

February 23, 2015 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on LEPROUS reveal next album release dates