Wednesday 03rd March 2021,
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Tyrantti’s second album Orjaplaneetta & Feeniks video are out! MANTICORA announces European headliner tour 2021 Lamb of God release video for “Ghost Shaped People” Batushka (Bartłomiej Krysiuk) return with new EP Secret Chord release music video for new single “Everything Repeats” TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

Tyrantti’s second album Orjaplaneetta & Feeniks video are out!

Finnish traditional heavy metal act TYRANTTI releases their second album ”Orjaplaneetta” (”Planet of Slaves”) on 26th February through Playground Music Finland. Tyrantti released three singles ”Aja!”, ”Veritiikeri”

MANTICORA announces European headliner tour 2021

MANTICORA – European headliner tour 2021 The Danish metal-pioneers, Manticora, are headed out on what could likely be the first heavy metal-related European tour in

Lamb of God release video for “Ghost Shaped People”

Lamb Of God premiered a new official music video for their song “Ghost Shaped People”, which you can watch below. It is one of two

Batushka (Bartłomiej Krysiuk) return with new EP

Polish Batushka (Bartłomiej Krysiuk) version are back six months after the release of the last studio material “Раскол / Raskol”. The band now returns with

Secret Chord release music video for new single “Everything Repeats”

The modern/alternative metal band from Portugal presents the first breakthrough song for “Aurora”, the debut album that will be released on March, 12th. The single

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura

Here are the choices for the best releases of the year 2020 in the opinion of one of our writers – Carolina Ventura. 1 –

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2020 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2020 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their

TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2020 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

It’s that time of the year again! Since 2020 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their

News

Tyrantti’s second album Orjaplaneetta & Feeniks video are out!

Finnish traditional heavy metal act TYRANTTI releases their second album ”Orjaplaneetta” (”Planet of Slaves”) on 26th February through Playground Music Finland. Tyrantti released three singles ”Aja!”, ”Veritiikeri” and ”Toinen Maailma” in advance of the album released and [...]

MANTICORA announces European headliner tour 2021

MANTICORA – European headliner tour 2021 The Danish metal-pioneers, Manticora, are headed out on what could likely be the first heavy metal-related European tour in 2021, after the lock-down. Covid-19 has robbed the world of [...]

Sean Malone (Cynic) has passed away at the age of 50

Sean Malone (Cynic) has passed away at the age of 50

December 10, 2020 | Comments Off on Sean Malone (Cynic) has passed away at the age of 50
Sonic Blast festival returns in August 2021 for its 10th edition

Sonic Blast festival returns in August 2021 for its 10th edition

December 3, 2020 | Comments Off on Sonic Blast festival returns in August 2021 for its 10th edition
Loch Vostok releases new video/single for “Disillusion”

Loch Vostok releases new video/single for “Disillusion”

November 24, 2020 | Comments Off on Loch Vostok releases new video/single for “Disillusion”
Moonspell reveal new single “The Greater Good” and new album cover

Moonspell reveal new single “The Greater Good” and new album cover

November 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Moonspell reveal new single “The Greater Good” and new album cover
Cinematic black metal BlackEternal is back with a new single “Pavor Nocturnus”

Cinematic black metal BlackEternal is back with a new single “Pavor Nocturnus”

November 1, 2020 | Comments Off on Cinematic black metal BlackEternal is back with a new single “Pavor Nocturnus”

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 2020

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura
Posted On January 10, 2021 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura

Here are the choices for the best releases of the year 2020 in the opinion of one of our writers – Carolina Ventura. 1 – REZN – Chaotic Divine 2 – Ulver – Flowers of [...]

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

December 28, 2020 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira
TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito

December 27, 2020 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito
TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

December 26, 2020 | Comments Off on TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado
TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

December 24, 2020 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão
TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

December 23, 2020 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório
TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

December 22, 2020 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede