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Report: Moonspell “Soombra” @ Convento São Francisco, Coimbra

Report: Moonspell “Soombra” @ Convento São Francisco, Coimbra

Moonspell delighted fans in memorable concert at Convento São Francisco On friday night, February 23th, the iconic Portuguese gothic metal band, Moonspell, treated their devoted followers to a captivating and unforgettable performance at the majestic Convento São Francisco in the city of Coimbra. In a spectacle that masterfully combined the energy of metal with the [...]

March 1, 2024 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Moonspell “Soombra” @ Convento São Francisco, Coimbra

Preview: Moonspell Soombra @ Convento São Francisco, Coimbra

Preview: Moonspell Soombra @ Convento São Francisco, Coimbra

The Soombra show is an exercise in simplicity, allowing the listener to engage with the melodic authenticity of a theme and facilitating a journey to the heart of the song, stripped of conventions. After celebrating their thirtieth anniversary with concerts around the world and in the Coliseums of Portugal, and announcing their first symphonic concert [...]

February 19, 2024 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Moonspell Soombra @ Convento São Francisco, Coimbra

Preview: Milagre Metaleiro Fest 2023

Preview: Milagre Metaleiro Fest 2023

Once again the small town of Pindelo dos Milagres will be the central place to live the heavy metal spirit! Below is all the information you need to know to attend the Milagre Metaleiro fest 2023! https://youtu.be/ngVu2fljriE :: BANDS & SCHEDULES :: Day 1 Aug 25 Day 2 Aug 26 Day 3 Aug 27 01:35 [...]

August 23, 2023 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Milagre Metaleiro Fest 2023

Milagre Metaleiro fest announces sold-out daily tickets for the 25th and 26th!

Milagre Metaleiro fest announces sold-out daily tickets for the 25th and 26th!

The Milagre Metaleiro festival organizers have announced that the daily tickets for the 25th & 26th are already sold out at BOL and at physical points of sale. The latest available can be purchased at www.masqueticket.com. For the 27th they are in almost the same situation. 3-day passes are still available at €40.00 and on [...]

August 16, 2023 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Milagre Metaleiro fest announces sold-out daily tickets for the 25th and 26th!

Milagre Metaleiro Open Air 2023 confirms THERION and BLISS OF FLESH

Milagre Metaleiro Open Air 2023 confirms THERION and BLISS OF FLESH

A double announcement that closes the lineup of the XIV° MM OPEN AIR: The Symphonic Metal masters Therion are back in Portugal on the 25th of August, more specifically at the XIV° MM OPEN AIR, in Pindelo Dos Milagres, Viseu, Portugal. After the cancellation of the European tour, the frustration of the Portuguese fans of the [...]

May 25, 2023 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Milagre Metaleiro Open Air 2023 confirms THERION and BLISS OF FLESH

Report: Moonspell @ Teatro José Lúcio da Silva, Leiria

Report: Moonspell @ Teatro José Lúcio da Silva, Leiria

The Teatro José Lúcio da Silva in Leiria received another great night of metal. After the visit of Gaerea a few months ago, it was now time for Moonspell to visit the peaceful city. Celebrating 30 years of a solid career, full of metamorphosis and success, Moonspell showed why after 3 decades they are still [...]

March 21, 2022 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Moonspell @ Teatro José Lúcio da Silva, Leiria

Moonspell returns to Lisbon for two exclusive concerts with streaming

Moonspell returns to Lisbon for two exclusive concerts with streaming

MOONSPELL are back in Lisbon for two exclusive concerts on June 18th and 19th at LAV – Lisboa ao Vivo which reopens its doors in this long-awaited return to concerts in a new space on Av. Marechal Gomes da Costa . The first show that takes place on June 18 is dedicated to IRRELIGIOUS , MOONSPELL’s second album, initially released by Century Media in [...]

June 3, 2021 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Moonspell returns to Lisbon for two exclusive concerts with streaming

Moonspell reveal new single “The Greater Good” and new album cover

Moonspell reveal new single “The Greater Good” and new album cover

Dark Heavy Metal act Moonspell have been teasing about their upcoming album “Hermitage”. Today the band has revealed the new album cover as well as the first single “The Greater Good”, you can listen to it below. During the afternoon, the lyric video for the song will also be unleashed, so stay tuned below! “Hermitage” [...]

November 19, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Moonspell reveal new single “The Greater Good” and new album cover

Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced

Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced

Photo by Rui Vasco Portuguese Moonspell has announced the departure of their longtime drummer Mike Gaspar. The band quickly announced a replacement: Hugo Ribeiro, known for his work as a session recording drummer and performer in bands such as Godvlad, Kandia and others. Here’s what the band had to say: “Moonspell hereby informs that Mike [...]

July 4, 2020 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Moonspell parts ways with drummer Mike, replacement announced

Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

An unsuspected and common rainy day, like so many in the autumnal season, would give place to a night to remember in Porto. It was around 6:30 PM and there was already a line forming at the entrance of the Hard Club venue. There could be distinguished at least three different languages, as some faithful [...]

November 11, 2019 Joana Oliveira Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Moonspell + Rotting Christ + Silver Dust @ Porto

Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

After much anticipation, Moonspell’s tour showcasing the album “1755” will make its way to the Lusitanian stages next month! With two dates scheduled for the 4th of November @ Hard Club (Porto) and the 5th of November @ Cineteatro Capitólio (Lisbon), fans will have the chance to see the Portuguese band accompanied by the Hellenic [...]

October 19, 2019 Joana Oliveira Previews Comments Off on Preview: Moonspell + Rotting Christ @ Porto / Lisbon

Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

VOA Fest is back and is celebrating 10 years! After one year of hiatus, one of the most important heavy festivals in Portugal will be returning with a colossal band roster on July 4th – 5th. Day #1 Featuring a 2-day format once again, on the first day (July 4) all the maggots will get [...]

June 18, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: VOA Heavy Rock Festival 2019

Report: Moonspell @ CAE, Fig. da Foz

Report: Moonspell @ CAE, Fig. da Foz

Five tickets. Before Moonspell entered the stage at the Arts and Entertainment Center of Figueira da Foz five tickets remained unsold for this leg of the tour. At some point in the event, Fernando Ribeiro stated that ‘As we were informed in California that more and more tickets were being sold for this concert, we [...]

November 11, 2018 João Correia Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Moonspell @ CAE, Fig. da Foz

Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2018 – Part 2

Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2018 – Part 2

After the first day of concerts, which had a good amount of audience, came the second day, with more bands, more Metal and more beer! It was up to the northern In Vein to start the concerts. The quintet had a good amount of audience that quickly adhered to the groovy themes that these guys [...]

August 26, 2018 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Vagos Metal Fest 2018 – Part 2