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Sotz’ unleash a new single “The Return Of Kukulkan” Dysylumn premiere the new track “Dispersion II” INFERA BRUO release 2nd single from upcoming album “Rites Of The Nameless” FORETOKEN release debut album “Ruin” via Prosthetic Records Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced Eoten releases single “Kingdom of Immortals” from their upcoming debut album Iku-Turso released today their new album “Pakana” Vredehammer premiere new lyric video “Winds of Dysphoria” Tableau Mort released new single “Ignorance (Tapestry Sewn Pt. II)” Flagg recently shared title track from debut album.

Sotz’ unleash a new single “The Return Of Kukulkan”

Portuguese death metal act Sotz’ has unveiled a brand new single entitled “The Return Of Kukulkan”. Produced by Afonso Aguiar (Titanforged Productions / Dark Oath),

Dysylumn premiere the new track “Dispersion II”

Today, French black metal enigmas Dysylumn premiere the new track “Dispersion II” at NoCleanSinging.com. The track is the second to be revealed from the band’s highly anticipated third album, Cosmogonie, set for

INFERA BRUO release 2nd single from upcoming album “Rites Of The Nameless”

INFERA BRUO have today released the second single – titled The Breath of Chaos – from their upcoming new album, Rites Of The Nameless. The Breath of Chaos is the album

FORETOKEN release debut album “Ruin” via Prosthetic Records

Recent Prosthetic Records signings, FORETOKEN, have today released their debut album, Ruin. Combining symphonic elements with genres such as folk metal, melodic death, tech-death, and

Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced

Photo by Rui Vasco Portuguese Moonspell has announced the departure of their longtime drummer Mike Gaspar. The band quickly announced a replacement: Hugo Ribeiro, known

Eoten releases single “Kingdom of Immortals” from their upcoming debut album

“The saga begins…” for Eoten, as they kick off their musical journey with the release of a lyric video for their first single “Kingdom of

Iku-Turso released today their new album “Pakana”

Forged and brewed in 2017 at Oulu, Finland and fronted by the Netherlands based vocalist Lafawijn – Iku-Turso released today “Pakana”, available as Digital, CD,

Vredehammer premiere new lyric video “Winds of Dysphoria”

Vredehammer premiere their new lyric video “Winds of Dysphoria”, you can watch it below! “Winds of Dysphoria” is taken from their critically acclaimed third full-length “Viperous”,

Tableau Mort released new single “Ignorance (Tapestry Sewn Pt. II)”

London based black metal outfit Tableau Mort have released a music video for their new single “Ignorance (Tapestry Sewn Pt. II)” in collaboration with Black Metal Promotion and Antichrist Magazine

Flagg recently shared title track from debut album.

New Finnish Black Metal band Flagg ‘s debut album, “Nothing but Death”, is set for release in June 2020 via Purity Through Fire. Flagg comments

News

Sotz’ unleash a new single “The Return Of Kukulkan”

Portuguese death metal act Sotz’ has unveiled a brand new single entitled “The Return Of Kukulkan”. Produced by Afonso Aguiar (Titanforged Productions / Dark Oath), “The Return Of Kukulkan” is the first single extracted from [...]

Dysylumn premiere the new track “Dispersion II”

Today, French black metal enigmas Dysylumn premiere the new track “Dispersion II” at NoCleanSinging.com. The track is the second to be revealed from the band’s highly anticipated third album, Cosmogonie, set for international release on October 9th via Signal Rex. Fittingly for such [...]

Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced

Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced

July 4, 2020 | Comments Off on Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced
Eoten releases single “Kingdom of Immortals” from their upcoming debut album

Eoten releases single “Kingdom of Immortals” from their upcoming debut album

June 8, 2020 | Comments Off on Eoten releases single “Kingdom of Immortals” from their upcoming debut album
Iku-Turso released today their new album “Pakana”

Iku-Turso released today their new album “Pakana”

May 15, 2020 | Comments Off on Iku-Turso released today their new album “Pakana”
Vredehammer premiere new lyric video “Winds of Dysphoria”

Vredehammer premiere new lyric video “Winds of Dysphoria”

May 12, 2020 | Comments Off on Vredehammer premiere new lyric video “Winds of Dysphoria”
Tableau Mort released new single “Ignorance (Tapestry Sewn Pt. II)”

Tableau Mort released new single “Ignorance (Tapestry Sewn Pt. II)”

May 12, 2020 | Comments Off on Tableau Mort released new single “Ignorance (Tapestry Sewn Pt. II)”
Flagg recently shared title track from debut album.

Flagg recently shared title track from debut album.

May 6, 2020 | Comments Off on Flagg recently shared title track from debut album.

Live Reports

Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto
Posted On March 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

The Norwegians Leprous have been a growing phenomenon for many years, sustained by their excellent music, electrifying concerts and a friendly attitude. They have also long been considered one of the most important flag-bearers of [...]

Report: Destruction + Legion of the Damned + Suicidal Angels + Final Breath @ Felsenkeller, Leipzig
Posted On March 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Report: Destruction + Legion of the Damned + Suicidal Angels + Final Breath @ Felsenkeller, Leipzig

The day after Napalm Death played in Leipzig and the same day that Lindemann (with Peter Tägtgren and Till Lindemann) were also playing in town, the Thrash Alliance 2020 took place in Felsenkeller. The metal [...]

Report: Dir En Grey @ Astra Kulturhaus, Berlin

Report: Dir En Grey @ Astra Kulturhaus, Berlin

February 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Report: Dir En Grey @ Astra Kulturhaus, Berlin
Report: Alcest + Birds in Row + Kaelan Mikla @ Täubchenthal, Leipzig

Report: Alcest + Birds in Row + Kaelan Mikla @ Täubchenthal, Leipzig

February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Report: Alcest + Birds in Row + Kaelan Mikla @ Täubchenthal, Leipzig
Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

January 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020
Report: Alter Bridge + Shinedown + The Raven Age @ Altice Arena

Report: Alter Bridge + Shinedown + The Raven Age @ Altice Arena

December 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Alter Bridge + Shinedown + The Raven Age @ Altice Arena
Report: Leprous + The Ocean + Port Noir @ Batschkapp, Frankfurt

Report: Leprous + The Ocean + Port Noir @ Batschkapp, Frankfurt

November 12, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Leprous + The Ocean + Port Noir @ Batschkapp, Frankfurt
Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

November 11, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto
Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

September 26, 2019 | Comments Off on Report: Mgla + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club
Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

July 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Copenhell 2019 – Ten Years In Hell – part 2

Previews

Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV
Posted On February 26, 2020 | Comments Off on Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV

After much anticipation, the Leprous tour showcasing the album “Pitfalls” will make its way to Portugal, brought to you by Free Music Events! On February 28th and March 1st, the Hard Club in Oporto and [...]

Preview: Dir En Grey European tour
Posted On January 28, 2020 | Comments Off on Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Dir En Grey kicked off their 2020 European last Saturday the 25th in Russia. The ever-evolving Japanese 5-piece return to Europe just 15 months after their last show in the Old Continent, for a total [...]

Preview: Prognosis Fest 2020

Preview: Prognosis Fest 2020

January 28, 2020 | Comments Off on Preview: Prognosis Fest 2020
Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

October 19, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon
Preview: Mgła + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

Preview: Mgła + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club

September 7, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Mgła + Martwa Aura + Above Aurora @ RCA Club
Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019

Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019

August 2, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Vagos Metal Fest 2019
Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron

Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron

July 24, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Iron Maiden @ Centre Videotron
Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

July 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Preview: Sonic Blast Moledo 2019

Interviews

Interview: Maraton
Posted On February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Interview: Maraton

So, in Strasbourg on February 9, 2020, during their tour with Leprous we took Fredrik Bergersen-Klemp and guitarist Simen Hundere Ruud aside to ask them about their past, future and of course we challenged them [...]

Interview: GAEREA

Interview: GAEREA

January 9, 2020 | Comments Off on Interview: GAEREA
Interview: LEPROUS

Interview: LEPROUS

November 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Interview: LEPROUS
[video] Vreid Interview

[video] Vreid Interview

November 25, 2018 | Comments Off on [video] Vreid Interview
Interview: Krowos

Interview: Krowos

April 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: Krowos
Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

April 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

Top 2019

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira
Posted On December 31, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

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. So here [...]

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Kasper Pasinski

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Kasper Pasinski

December 27, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Kasper Pasinski
TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

December 26, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado
TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Michael Parent

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Michael Parent

December 24, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Michael Parent
TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

December 22, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório
TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Luis Pinto

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Luis Pinto

December 21, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Luis Pinto
TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

December 20, 2019 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão