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Hellsinki Metal Horizons – festival preview

Hellsinki Metal Horizons – festival preview

Our Finish partner, Rauta, published today a preview of our sponsored festival – Hellsinki Metal Horizons 2022 preview [opinion]. Check the video and don’t miss the opportunity to join us on this adventure! Check below for the festival pages links. About Hellsinki Metal Horizons: Webpage / Facebook [...]

May 28, 2022 Elsa Marques Rauta 0

Manticora to tour Europe!

Manticora to tour Europe!

MANTICORA TO TOUR EUROPE! With the Covid pandemic quickly receding, green light has been given for the entire Manticora tour in April/May/June 2022 to take place. More shows have been added and the direct support band has also been found (Oversense, from Germany – special guest: tba) The re-scheduled tour for April/May/June 2022 is as [...]

February 28, 2022 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on Manticora to tour Europe!

Hellsinki Metal Horizons festival 2022 introduction and 1st bands to join lineup

Hellsinki Metal Horizons festival 2022 introduction and 1st bands to join lineup

The Black Planet Zine is proud to announce the full support and partnership in the organization of  Finland’s newest summer festival: HELLSINKI METAL HORIZONS Hellsinki Metal Horizons, a club festival with eyes to the horizons, scouring the metalverse for acts that you don’t see every summer around every corner – instead inviting those that delight [...]

January 16, 2022 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on Hellsinki Metal Horizons festival 2022 introduction and 1st bands to join lineup

MANTICORA announces European headliner tour 2021

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 way too many shows, but with the vaccine-programmes being rolled out and the warmer temperatures coming up on the European [...]

March 2, 2021 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on MANTICORA announces European headliner tour 2021

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

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

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 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 23, 2020 João Osório Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório

MANTICORA shares release date and title of upcoming album

MANTICORA shares release date and title of upcoming album

Danish thrash/power concept masters, MANTICORA are announcing the release of their 9th full-length album, which will be named “To Live To Kill To Live”. The album, which is the 2nd part of their grand concept (a 334 page horror/thriller novel and a double concept album, written upon the novel) is set to be released on [...]

February 17, 2020 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on MANTICORA shares release date and title of upcoming album

Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019

Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019

After kicking-off the announcements with the strong confirmations of Tool and Slipknot as headliners, Copenhell has presented their final lineup for this year’s edition. Copenhell is considered the true metal holiday in Denmark. On top of the earlier presented bands Copenhell team managed to book additional names presenting mixture of music styles to please different taste [...]

April 2, 2019 Kasper Pasinski Previews Comments Off on Copenhell closes the lineup for 2019