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Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

Report: Mangualde Hardmetal fest 2020

Last January 11th, the oldest metal festival in Portugal took place once again the town of Mangualde. Organized by Rocha Produções, this festival is an authentic annual tradition, propelled by the great comradeship within the metal community as well as its taste for bringing bands that have never set foot in Portugal before or haven’t [...]

January 23, 2020 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports 0

Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Colosso unleash new single “Pestilence”

Portuguese death metal heavyweight Colosso has unleashed a brand new single. Entitled “Pestilence”, it’s the opening track of the band’s upcoming EP “Apocalypse”, scheduled for release on February 14th, via Transcending Obscurity. About a month ago, the band revealed the first single “War”. Catch it below if you missed it. Once again, Colosso shapeshifts its [...]

January 15, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Lethvm premiere music video “Ananké” and stream new album

Lethvm premiere music video “Ananké” and stream new album

As announced a few weeks ago and about two years after the release of their debut full-length record ‘This Fall Shall Cease’, doom/post-hardcore/sludge mammoths Lethvm just released their new album called ‘Acedia’ and out now for LP, tape & Digital through Dunk!records, Denses Record & I For Us Records. The band also shared an official music video illustrating the song “Ananké”, which [...]

January 14, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

SWR Barroselas Metalfest announces Revenge, Terrorizer, Anvil & more

The legends of extreme metal REVENGE head this second wave of confirmations for the Minho festival SWR Barroselas Metalfest, but besides the Canadians there are 14 other names added to the poster. Also worth mentioning is the confirmation of the presence of the unavoidable grindcore TERRORIZER and the classics of heavy metal ANVIL. Two decades, [...]

January 13, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Burn Damage reveal new single “Vortex”

Burn Damage reveal new single “Vortex”

Portuguese groovy thrash act Burn Damage revealed a brand new single “Vortex”. The track is the first single extracted from the EP “Downward Passage”, scheduled to be released soon. Recorded, mixed and mastered at Raising Legends studios in Lisbon by Caesar Craveiro, it will be the first EP of a trilogy to be released during [...]

January 13, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Australian Wardaemonic announce new album details

Australian Wardaemonic announce new album details

Australian black metal force Wardaemonic return with the mightiest album of their career. They’ve gone from strength to strength and on the new album they’ve even incorporated slower, dissonant parts that work brilliantly when contrasted with their trademark blasting music. This is top-shelf black metal that’s uncompromising and steely in its approach, backed with enough [...]

January 10, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Innards release new song “Night Of The Anthropophagous”

Innards release new song “Night Of The Anthropophagous”

Portuguese oldschool death metal act Innards released the first single “Night Of The Anthropophagous”. The track is taken from their upcoming new EP “Back From the Grave, Straight in Your Face”,  scheduled for release via Transcending Obscurity Records on February 21st. The song “Enlightenment Through Hate” features guest appearances of guitarist Frank Blackfire (Kreator/Sodom) and [...]

January 10, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Interview: GAEREA

Interview: GAEREA

We got a chance to have a word with Gaerea and find out a bit more about this mysterious act. You can watch the whole thing below. [...]

January 9, 2020 Filipe Gomes Interviews 0

EARTH ROT unleash first new track of upcoming album!

EARTH ROT unleash first new track of upcoming album!

Australian blackened death metal outfit EARTH ROT are now unveiling the very first track of their upcoming opus ‘Black Tides of Obscurity’, which will be released on March 06, 2020 via Season of Mist. The music video for the single ‘Dread Rebirth’ is now streaming via the official Season of Mist YouTube channel HERE and can be viewed below. [...]

January 8, 2020 Elsa Marques News 0

Abbath prepares for European tour and releases video message

Abbath prepares for European tour and releases video message

ABBATH are currently preparing for the European tour that will kick off on January 23 in Weimar, Germany. Alongside label mates 1349 and VLTIMAS and support act NUCLEAR, the package will hit the stages in Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Czech Republic, Poland, Denmark and finally Sweden.  ABBATH has [...]

January 8, 2020 Elsa Marques News 0

Montecharge stream new album “Demons Or Someone Else”

Montecharge stream new album “Demons Or Someone Else”

Montecharge’s first full-length album ‘Demons Or Someone Else’ finally erupts from the Geneva underground after years of slow gestation. As previously announced, a few weeks after already unveiled some audio and video excerpts from the effort, Swiss metal/hardcore/noise rock practitioners Montecharge just released their debut full-length record called “Demons Or Someone Else” and available right [...]

January 7, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Lhabya are back are bring a new album with them

Lhabya are back are bring a new album with them

The band born in Alpendorada / Marco de Canaveses and currently based in Porto is back. Following a successful EP entitled “The Five Thousand Dollars EP” (2014) which led to concerts across the country and a tour of the United States, Lhabya announce their comeback. The band started recording their first full-length at the Raising [...]

January 7, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

Black Eternal reveal details about new album “Darkness Embrace”

Black Eternal reveal details about new album “Darkness Embrace”

The enigmatic entity known as Black Eternal has revealed details about its upcoming album “Darkness Embrace”, due to be released on January 13th 2020. You can listen to the eerie single “Tenebrous Covenant” below. About Black Eternal A Cinematic Black Metal pioneer with a distinctive creative vision. Black Eternal is a one-man band led by [...]

January 7, 2020 Filipe Gomes News 0

TOP 20 – 2019: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

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 they are, the choices for the best releases of this past year in the opinion of one of our writers [...]

December 31, 2019 Ricardo Pereira Tops 0