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TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

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 11, 2019 João Correia Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

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 9, 2019 João Osório Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

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

Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2018 – Day 1

Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2018 – Day 1

Once again, the month of August sees the return of one of the biggest Heavy Metal festivals in the country: the Vagos Metal Fest. The 2018 edition brought some news, such as the fact that it is now a 4-day festival, and the addition of one more stage (Stairway Stage). Having the responsibility and honor [...]

August 25, 2018 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2018 – Day 1

Vagos Metal fest confirms Sonata Arctica, Orphaned Land & more

Vagos Metal fest confirms Sonata Arctica, Orphaned Land & more

Vagos will happen in August 9th until 12th. Portuguese Vagos Metal fest have confirmed another set of bands for this year’s edition. Sonata Arctica Orphaned Land Ross The Boss Feed The Rhino Simbiose Dollar Llama Dark Embrace These bands join the previously confirmed acts: Cradle of Filth Moonspell Ensiferum Converge Sinister MasterPlan Carach Angren Bölzer [...]

February 6, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Vagos Metal fest confirms Sonata Arctica, Orphaned Land & more

Orphaned Land release new video “Like Orpheus”

Orphaned Land release new video “Like Orpheus”

Oriental metal pioneers, Orphaned Land, have just released a video and digital single for their new song “Like Orpheus”. Taken from their upcoming album “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”, which will be released on January 26th, 2018. “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs” features a guest appearance of guitar virtuoso Steve Hackett as well as guest [...]

December 8, 2017 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Orphaned Land release new video “Like Orpheus”

Yossi Sassi announces crowdfunding for new album

Yossi Sassi announces crowdfunding for new album

Israeli musician Yossi Sassi announced that he will record a new album but for the first time it will be with a crowdfunding campaign. Former Orphaned Land co-founder and guitarist Yossi Sassi and his band have recently launched a crowdfunding campaign (Headstart) to fund the 4th album. The target is set at 70,000 ILS (Israeli [...]

September 17, 2017 Zé Serôdio News Comments Off on Yossi Sassi announces crowdfunding for new album

EXODUS to headline SMSF 2017

EXODUS to headline SMSF 2017

Historical US based thrash band EXODUS have joined the billing for next year’s edition of SMSF – Santa Maria Summer Fest as their healiner. The festival has already announced names such as Orphaned Land, Mão Morta, Wolfbrigade, Urfaust, Hypothermia, Fuse, Process Of Guilt, Malthusian, Clitgore and Tales For The Unspoken. The 2017 edition of the [...]

December 6, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on EXODUS to headline SMSF 2017

URFAUST and MÃO MORTA confirmed for Santa Maria Summer Fest

URFAUST and MÃO MORTA confirmed for Santa Maria Summer Fest

With Orphaned Land and Wolfbrigade already confirmed for 2017’s edition of Santa Maria Summer Fest, Mão Morta, Urfaust, Malthusian, Clitgore and Tales For The Unspoken have been announced as new additions to the festival roster. The even will happen on June 8 to the 10th. €20 tickets are already sold out. Until January 31st, tickets [...]

November 20, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on URFAUST and MÃO MORTA confirmed for Santa Maria Summer Fest

Report: Orphaned Land + Stimmgewalt Choir + Molllust + Leaves @ Cinema São Jorge

Report: Orphaned Land + Stimmgewalt Choir + Molllust + Leaves @ Cinema São Jorge

With Orphaned Land on their first ever acoustic tour and after a successful performance this last summer at Vagos Open Air, it was not a surprise to hear that the venue was sold out for this evening. With them, 2 other bands and a choir were making their way to Portugal and to Cinema São [...]

October 23, 2015 Phobia Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Orphaned Land + Stimmgewalt Choir + Molllust + Leaves @ Cinema São Jorge

VAGOS OPEN AIR announce final line-up

VAGOS OPEN AIR announce final line-up

The VAGOS OPEN AIR 2015 now has 20 bands on its linup: Tickets prices: 65 euros (three day pass) and 32 euros (daily). Special pack pass + official festival t-shirt on sale. More info at: www.vagosopenair.eu There are two more names to add to the lineup of the 7th Edition of VAGOS OPEN AIR! FILLI NIGRANTIUM [...]

May 11, 2015 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on VAGOS OPEN AIR announce final line-up