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Report: Amplifest 2012

Report: Amplifest 2012

Amplifest returned in 2012 for the third edition, putting Porto again as the Portuguese capital of dark alternative arts. Even if you think at this event as a “post intelectual” festival, Amplifest 2012 was much more than that. First of all because Hard Club is probably the best Portuguese venue for the moment; In second [...]

January 19, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Amplifest 2012

Report: BELZEBONG + MOAFT + SATELLITE BEAVER and more @ Schizofrenia, Krakow

Report: BELZEBONG + MOAFT + SATELLITE BEAVER and more @ Schizofrenia, Krakow

Krakow it’s probably the polish city with more metal concerts, and on the 17th November, Schizofrenia hosted one of them for us. This is where the old Kazamaty venue was settled, now transformed into an underground multi room venue, with a particularly good taste in terms of decoration, and reasonable beer prices. Being a Saturday [...]

December 16, 2012 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: BELZEBONG + MOAFT + SATELLITE BEAVER and more @ Schizofrenia, Krakow

XVI SWR Barroselas Metalfest – First confirmations

XVI SWR Barroselas Metalfest –  First confirmations

The next edition of the mythical portuguese fest is going to take place on the days 24 to 27 of April 2013.  The bands that have been announced so far are the following: POSSESSED | USA BELPHEGOR | Austria AGALLOCH | USA MANILLA ROAD | USA NEGURA BUNGET | Romania SCD | France MISS LAVA [...]

November 17, 2012 Rita Limede News Comments Off on XVI SWR Barroselas Metalfest – First confirmations

AOSOTH announce new album

AOSOTH announce new album

French Black Metal band Aosoth have recently announced that they are working on a new album, with a scheduled release for April 2013, marking their fourth full length and a follow-up to their previous album, “III – Violence & Variation”, from 2011. The title, tracklist and artwork of the new album are still unavailable, although [...]

November 10, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on AOSOTH announce new album

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 1/2)

Report: Vagos Open Air 2012 (Part 1/2)

  Every year usually on the first weekend of August, thousands of metalheads travel to the small town of Vagos, near Aveiro for the Vagos Open Air metal festival. 2012 is the year of the 4th edition, and in just 4 years, this festival has already become a mark in the Heavy Metal scene in [...]

August 7, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports 1

Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Side B Lounge Live Club hosted the second edition of the peculiar Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest, this year with ten bands from new alternative local acts to well known satanic thrashers Omission or Portuguese black metalers Corpus Christii. The name of the fest is linked to the popular festivities that take place in the [...]

July 9, 2012 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

After the pre-festival partying on the night before, some people were already wasted on the ground when the sun came up.   Time for some breakfast, and head to the festival site, to see the decoration for this year. Rusty metal shaped artifacts could be found on the site, like the big Hellfest tree with [...]

June 23, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

Clisson, a small town part of Brittany in western France is usually quiet for almost an entire year, but when June arrives it is invaded by dozens of thousands of metalheads anxious for a good time and to watch some of their favorite bands in one of the biggest metal festivals all around Europe: Hellfest. [...]

June 21, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

MARDUK & IMMOLATION annouce European tour

MARDUK & IMMOLATION annouce European tour

Swedish Black Metallers Marduk will join forces with Immolation for a tour covering the European continent. Named “Serpent Sermon Tour”, name taken from Marduk’s latest album, it will start in August and will extend until October. There is one date scheduled for Portugal, in Lisbon, at September 20th. You can view the flyer below:   [...]

June 4, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on MARDUK & IMMOLATION annouce European tour

ULCERATE & SVART CROWN robbed in New York

ULCERATE & SVART CROWN robbed in New York

New Zealand death metal stars Ulcerate have been robbed during their first US tour. The band published the following update on their facebook page: “We had our van broken into in New York last night at our accom. We’ve lost all our guitar gear (preamps, effects units), some drum equipment, stage banner and all of [...]

May 22, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on ULCERATE & SVART CROWN robbed in New York

GOJIRA new album is coming

GOJIRA new album is coming

Gojira returns this summer with a new album entitled “L’Enfant Sauvage”. Their fifth album will be released on June 26, 2012 by their new label Roadrunner Records. You can listen to a song below. The idea with L’enfant Sauvage is like with a human that would grow up in nature, raised by wolves for example, without the [...]

May 9, 2012 coldwhispers News Comments Off on GOJIRA new album is coming

NIGHTWISH inspired movie coming soon

NIGHTWISH inspired movie coming soon

The first teaser trailer of “Imaginaerum” is online. “Imaginaerum” is a movie inspired by Nightwish latest album. It tells the story of an elderly composer, Tom, who suffers from severe dementia. As he has had the disease for years and has regressed into childhood, he remembers practically nothing from his adult life. Check the trailer below: Source: [...]

May 4, 2012 coldwhispers News Comments Off on NIGHTWISH inspired movie coming soon

New EPICA video has been published

New EPICA video has been published

The first videoclip from the new Epica album “Requiem for the Indifferent” has been published last week, and you can view it below. Also don’t miss our live report of their show that took place in Porto, Portugal, last April 22nd. Soon to be published. “Requiem For The Indifferent” 01. Karma 02. Monopoly on Truth [...]

May 4, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on New EPICA video has been published

Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

Porto, April 22nd, Sunday… Not the best day for a metal show, but if you are a true fan, the day of the week doesn’t really matter. With a tolerable weather and after dining the traditional Francesinha (a must-eat in Porto), it was time to run off to the new Hard Club and enjoy an [...]

April 27, 2012 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club