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2017: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. Here are the choices [...]

January 3, 2018 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Gomes

2017: The Staff’s Choices – José Serodio

2017: The Staff’s Choices – José Serodio

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. Here are the choices [...]

December 31, 2017 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – José Serodio

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. Here are the choices [...]

December 28, 2017 Carolina Ventura Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

2017: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

With the year of 2017 coming to an end, it is time to choose the best releases of the year. Like in previous years, we will be publishing our staff’s choices daily as well as a final Top 20 for the zine of the best albums that were released in 2017. To start, these are [...]

December 23, 2017 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on 2017: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Be Prog! My Friend 2017 will happen at Poble Espanyol, Barcelona, Spain on the 30th of June and 1st of July. Moving to the 4th edition, Be Prog! My Friend stands firmly by its name. The festival brings the best of the progressive music in metal and rock. Two days listening to the finest progressive [...]

June 12, 2017 Zé Serôdio Previews Comments Off on Preview: Be Prog! My Friend 2017 @ Barcelona

Leprous announce new album Malina & tour dates

Leprous announce new album Malina & tour dates

“Malina” is set to be released on August 25th through InsideOut Music Records. A new European tour was also revealed. Norwegian prog metallers Leprous have announced a new album called ”Malina”. The new album was produced by David Castillo (Katatonia, Bloodbath, Amorphis…), who also produced ”The Congregation”, and mixed by Jens Bogren (Amon Amarth, Devin Townsend, [...]

May 23, 2017 Zé Serôdio News Comments Off on Leprous announce new album Malina & tour dates

Report: Devin Townsend + Between The Buried And Me + Leprous @ Madrid

Report: Devin Townsend + Between The Buried And Me + Leprous  @ Madrid

Devin Townsend visited Madrid in a very cold but people were anxious to enter in La Riviera, the first of two Spanish shows of this tour. Still the fans calmly entered the venue and the first concert started at the precise time with the majority of the public entering after the beginning of the gig. [...]

February 13, 2017 Zé Serôdio Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Devin Townsend + Between The Buried And Me + Leprous @ Madrid

Preview: Devin Townsend + Leprous + Between The Buried And Me @ Madrid

Preview: Devin Townsend + Leprous + Between The Buried And Me @ Madrid

The Devin Townsend Project, the Canadian band created by the legendary Devin Townsend, will be doing an European tour promoting ”Transcendence”, the latest album released by the band in September 2016. The tour won’t make it to Portugal but there will be two dates in Spain: Feb. 03 in Madrid (La Riviera) Feb. 04 in [...]

January 25, 2017 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Devin Townsend + Leprous + Between The Buried And Me @ Madrid

PREVIEW: Brutal Assault 2016

PREVIEW: Brutal Assault 2016

It is safe to say that Brutal Assault festival has one of the most complete lineups of 2016 summer festivals. It will take place in the lovely scenario of JAROMEŘ. The old army fortress Josefov is located ~130km east from Prague, Czech Republic. This 18th century fortress will host the festival inside its wall, giving an historical [...]

July 25, 2016 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on PREVIEW: Brutal Assault 2016

Leprous Interview (Video)

Leprous Interview (Video)

The Black Planet & Undergrounded representatives based in Finland had the chance to perform a very relaxed interview with Leprous during the second part of The Congregation Tour 2016. An overview of how they feel about their previous albums and what is planned for the future ones was one of the topics covered. An in-depth [...]

June 3, 2016 Elsa Marques Interviews Comments Off on Leprous Interview (Video)

PREVIEW: Karmøygeddon 2016

PREVIEW: Karmøygeddon 2016

Karmøygeddon team organizes several club concerts and two festivals per year: Karmøygeddon (April) and Karmøygeddon Arctic (October) Karmøygeddon Metal Festival 2016 will be held on April 28-30 in Kopervik, Norway. With a pretty luxurious lineup, there is no surprise that organizers already announced that the tickets sales for the festival already surpassed the previous editions. [...]

March 29, 2016 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on PREVIEW: Karmøygeddon 2016

LEPROUS Exclusive Live Recording Show confirmed

LEPROUS Exclusive Live Recording Show confirmed

After almost 15 years of career LEPROUS developed from just another local band from Notodden (Norway) to very influential in the progressive metal scene. Starting by the end of March the second part of their european tour,  and with many shows in their curriculum they are finally happy with the way musically and aesthetically their live [...]

March 22, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on LEPROUS Exclusive Live Recording Show confirmed

LEPROUS nominated for Norwegian Grammy award

LEPROUS nominated for Norwegian Grammy award

Prog Metal act Leprous have announced that they’ve been nominated for the Spellemannsprisen 2015 (Norwegian Grammy) awards in the Metal category. 2015 saw the release of the band’s latest studio album, “The Congregation”, which came out on May 25 in Europe and June 2 in North America via InsideOut Music. “The Congregation” was also featured in several of [...]

January 6, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on LEPROUS nominated for Norwegian Grammy award

TOP Albums of 2015

TOP Albums of 2015

With the year of 2015 coming to an end it is time to choose the best metal albums of the year. In the past few days every one of our staff members had the opportunity to share their personal list, which can be seen in here, so now, it is time for our final and [...]

December 30, 2015 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP Albums of 2015