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SWR press release info for this year’s edition

Filipe Gomes 24/03/2014 News Comments Off on SWR press release info for this year’s edition
SWR press release info for this year’s edition

Barroselas will once again dress in black between 23 and 26 April for 17th Edition of Barroselas SWR Metalfest.
At first glance , the small village of Barroselas Minho looks like a village like any other. Four thousand , one coffee every two corners , a supermarket and a sports complex would make it similar to many others scattered everywhere in Portugal, with one detail: every year thousands of pilgrims travel to the site, almost all dressed in black, for the biggest festival of extreme music of the Iberian Peninsula: SWR Barroselas Metalfest.

The festival began in 1998 , being the work of Tiago and Ricardo Veiga , two brothers born and raised in the small town , who decided to materialize their love for Heavy Metal into something more concrete , like organizing the first edition of an event which is now in the seventeenth always in Barroselas . Much has changed since then , and the festival has been growing healthily from year to year, and there have passed some of the big names of the genre, from the four corners of the world , especially bands like Immortal , Venom , Ratos de Porão, Kreator , Sodom , Napalm Death and Brujeria , which will delight lovers of heavier music.

This year’s Metalfest SWR Barroselas will take place in April 23th to the 26th, and has over fifty metal bands and their derivatives . Among the big names stand out Metal Church , Discharge, Gorguts , Misery Index , Hirax , Anaal Nathrakh , Pungent Stench and In Solitude .

Tickets for all three days costs € 65 in presale until April 15th on the official website of the event, www.swr – fest.com , which also provide reservations for local accommodation and transport with trips arranged from the cities of Lisbon, Porto , Vigo and Viana do Castelo . The Barroselas SWR Metalfest still a third stage free entry located in the area of ​​event catering arise where various performances and dj sets have until dawn .

SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XVII
23-26 APRIL 2014 | BARROSELAS | PORTUGAL

DAY 0 – wednesday 23 april – 19:00 – free entrance
EXECUTER | Brazil | www.facebook.com/bandaexecuter
VENGHA | Sweden | www.facebook.com/Vengha
DEMENTIA 13 | Portugal | www.facebook.com/bavalives
DESTROYERS OF ALL | Portugal | www.facebook.com/DestroyersofAll
NEBULOUS | Portugal | www.facebook.com/nebulouspt
REVOLUTION WITHIN | Portugal | www.facebook.com/revolutionwithinband

DAY 1 – thursday 24 april – 18:30 – 30€
GORGUTS | Canada | www.facebook.com/GorgutsOfficial
MISERY INDEX | USA | www.facebook.com/MiseryIndex
NEGURA BUNGET | Romania | www.facebook.com/negurabunget
SOURVEIN | USA | www.facebook.com/pages/SOURVEIN/238932972468
GRAVES AT SEA | USA | www.facebook.com/GravesAtSea
ERYN NON DAE | France | www.facebook.com/ERYNNONDAEofficial
NAMI | Andorra | www.facebook.com/namiofficial
WE ARE THE DAMNED | Portugal | www.facebook.com/wearethedamned
IN THA UMBRA | Portugal | www.facebook.com/inthaumbra
ETERNAL STORM | Spain | www.facebook.com/eternalstormofficial
SERRABULHO | Portugal | www.facebook.com/serrabulhogrind
EQUATIONS | Portugal | www.facebook.com/Equationspt
ERMO | Portugal | www.facebook.com/ermo.braga
SOLAR CORONA | Portugal | www.facebook.com/solarcorona

DAY 2 – friday 25 april – 17:00 – 35€
METAL CHURCH | USA | www.facebook.com/OfficialMetalChurch
SCHIRENC PLAYS PUNGENT STENCH | Austria | www.facebook.com/pungentstench.official
BLACK WITCHERY | USA | www.officialblackwitchery.bigcartel.com
BLOOD RED THRONE | Norway | www.facebook.com/BloodRedThroneOfficial
MYSTIFIER | Brazil | www.facebook.com/mystifier666
WARHAMMER | Germany | www.facebook.com/DeathDoomBrigade
ANTROPOFAGUS | Italy | www.facebook.com/antropofagus.official
CREPITATION | UK | www.facebook.com/crepitation
AGE OF WOE | Sweden | www.facebook.com/ageofwoe
TRINTA & UM | Portugal | www.facebook.com/trintaeum.lvhc
FOR THE GLORY | Portugal | www.facebook.com/forthegloryhc
THE QUARTET OF WOAH | Portugal | www.facebook.com/thequartetofwoah
BOSQUE | Portugal | www.bosque.pt.vu
ASPEN | Portugal | www.facebook.com/lesaspen
ANGIST | Iceland | www.facebook.com/angisttheband
BED LEGS | Portugal | www.facebook.com/BedLegs
PUTNAM WAS THE BASTARD | Portugal | www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAi-Zj9O2VI

DAY 3 – saturday 26 april – 17:00 – 35€
DISCHARGE | UK | http://thenightmarecontinues.yolasite.com/
ANAAL NATHRAKH | UK | www.facebook.com/Anaalnathrakhofficial
HIRAX | USA | www.blackdevilrecords.com
IN SOLITUDE | Sweden | www.facebook.com/insolitudeofficial
BONDED BY BLOOD | USA | www.facebook.com/officialbondedbyblood
WORMED | Spain | www.facebook.com/wormed
GRAVE MIASMA | UK | www.facebook.com/gravemiasma
BÖLZER | Switzerland | www.facebook.com/pages/BÖLZER/108657105834227
NUCLEAR | Chile | www.facebook.com/nuclearcl
GWYDION | Portugal | www.facebook.com/GwydionPT
VERDUN | France | www.facebook.com/pages/Verdun/159628640747996
DISPLAY OF POWER | Spain | www.facebook.com/Display.Of.Power.Pantera.Tribute
ONE INCH GIANT | Sweden | www.facebook.com/oneinchgiant
METHEDRAS | Italy | www.facebook.com/methedrasthrash
DOLENTIA | Portugal | www.dolentia.pt.vu
MARTELO NEGRO | Portugal | www.facebook.com/martelonegro
VAI-TE FODER | Portugal | www.facebook.com/Vai.Te.Foder.grind
PTEROSSAUROS | Portugal | www.facebook.com/PTEROSSAUROS

Venue: Complexo Desportivo ADB, Avenida São Paulo da Cruz, Barroselas
Start time: 17:00 | tickets: 65€ [pré-venda até 15 Abril]
web:www.swr-fest.com
info: 919 895 651 | 961 958 558 | info@swr-inc.net

Organized by: Núcleo de Apoio às Artes Musicais | www.naam.pt
Support: Câmara Municipal de Viana do Castelo | www.cm-viana-castelo.pt
Instituto Português do Desporto e Juventude | www.ipdj.pt

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