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Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2019

Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2019

Being around for more than two decades of existence, the SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST became more than an obligatory stopping point for all fans of heavy metal and its more extreme subgenres. This year’s edition, which runs from April 26 to 28, promises, as usual, to gather a legion of headbangers from all around the world [...]

April 23, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2019

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Saint Vitus, Craft, Arkhon Infaustus & more

SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Saint Vitus, Craft, Arkhon Infaustus & more

SWR Barroselas Metalfest, one of the oldest, most respected festivals dedicated to extreme sonorities in the old continent, will return to Vila de Barroselas, Viana do Castelo, Portugal on April 26, 27 and 28, 2019. After the first batch of confirmations including Godlfesh, Benediction, The Black Dahlia Murder, Midnight, Venenum and more, the organizers have [...]

November 20, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest confirms Saint Vitus, Craft, Arkhon Infaustus & more

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

XXXicken Party festival closes band billing for 2017 edition

XXXicken Party festival closes band billing for 2017 edition

The portuguese death/grind XXXicken Party festival has closed it’s band billing for their 2017 edition. The event will take place at Rex Bowling Club in Cantanhede. French death/grindcore band Sublime Cadaveric Decomposition (S.C.D.) are returning to Portugal and they are part of the latest confirmations for this year’s XXXicken Party festival billing. The Spanish bands Gruesome [...]

June 1, 2017 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on XXXicken Party festival closes band billing for 2017 edition

Report: OESTE UNDERGROUND FEST @ Malveira

Report: OESTE UNDERGROUND FEST @ Malveira

The first edition of Oeste Underground Fest took place in Malveira, and the festival started on the right foot, as a benefit event for the local voluntary firefighters. A noble cause wrapped up in a day-long event represented by some of the most prominent acts of the Portuguese underground scene and with a familiar ambience. [...]

November 24, 2016 Rita Limede Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: OESTE UNDERGROUND FEST @ Malveira

Oeste Underground Fest releases final poster and video

Oeste Underground Fest releases final poster and video

The first edition of the Oeste Underground Fest will take place on the 5th of November in Malveira, Lisbon at the Pavilhão Multiusos. This is a charity event in favor of the local fire department corporation, so the tickets will only be available at the door, by the symbolic price of 8 euro (with a [...]

July 29, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on Oeste Underground Fest releases final poster and video

Report: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2016

Report: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2016

The 19th edition of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest took place from the 22nd to 24th of April 2016. Once again the event featured the two main stages, a free stage outside called the SWR arena, which received the final of the Portuguese W:O:A metal battle on the 21st (Day #0). The band bill was also [...]

May 6, 2016 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2016

Preview: SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XIX

Preview: SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XIX

This year’s edition of SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST, the 19th edition of the fest, will take place from the 22nd to 24th of April. The event will have two main stages, a free stage outside, the SWR arena, that will receive the final of the Portuguese W:O:A metal battle on the 21st, and was curated by [...]

April 8, 2016 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XIX

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

XXXAPADA NA TROMBA reveals the summer edition bands

XXXAPADA NA TROMBA reveals the summer edition bands

The portuguese brutal XXXapada na Tromba festival which is going to take place this weekend has already shown its next evolution. This time the event will take place outdoors, in July and nearby a well known beach. Headliners will be Putridity, Igorrr and Inhumate. Completing the roster are the following confirmed artists: Clitorape (FR) Vizir (PT) Cerebral Extiction (IT) [...]

January 23, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on XXXAPADA NA TROMBA reveals the summer edition bands

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces MARDUK, ABORTED, GRAVE, DOOM, and others for 2016.

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces MARDUK, ABORTED, GRAVE, DOOM, and others for 2016.

The organizers of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest have started to announce the first bands for the 2016 edition of the festival. So, the 19th edition will feature (confirmed so far): MARDUK | Sweden | www.facebook.com/Mardukofficial ABORTED | Belgium | www.facebook.com/Abortedofficial GRAVE | Sweden | www.facebook.com/GraveOfficial DOOM | UK | www.facebook.com/doomcrustpunk MIDNIGHT | USA | https://www.facebook.com/Midnight-87909491643/ [...]

November 17, 2015 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces MARDUK, ABORTED, GRAVE, DOOM, and others for 2016.

SERRABULHO announce new album “Star Whores”

SERRABULHO announce new album “Star Whores”

Hailing from Portugal, Serrabulho were crafted in 2010, and with just one album entitled “Ass Troubles” (which was released via Vomit Your Shirt & Rotten Roll Rex on 2013), they have become one of the most active bands in the scene and now they’re back with their sophomore album “Star Whores”. Like a very personal interpretation [...]

July 1, 2015 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SERRABULHO announce new album “Star Whores”

Report: SARDINHA DE FERRO III @ Side B

Report: SARDINHA DE FERRO III @ Side B

The third edition of this peculiar event took place again at Side B, Benavente, by the time of the commemorations of the city’s local festivities. This year the Side B crew designed an outdoor esplanade that set the perfect ambience to make this a real one day metal festival. Unfortunately we didn’t get there in [...]

July 9, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: SARDINHA DE FERRO III @ Side B