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Vagos Metal fest confirms Sonata Arctica, Orphaned Land & more

Vagos Metal fest confirms Sonata Arctica, Orphaned Land & more

Vagos will happen in August 9th until 12th. Portuguese Vagos Metal fest have confirmed another set of bands for this year’s edition. Sonata Arctica Orphaned Land Ross The Boss Feed The Rhino Simbiose Dollar Llama Dark Embrace These bands join the previously confirmed acts: Cradle of Filth Moonspell Ensiferum Converge Sinister MasterPlan Carach Angren Bölzer [...]

February 6, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Vagos Metal fest confirms Sonata Arctica, Orphaned Land & more

Interview: STRIKER

Interview: STRIKER

Striker is a speed metal band from Edmonton, Canada who recently played in Lisbon with Triosphere and Sonata Arctica. The Black Planet Zine had the amazing opportunity to interview the guitarist Tim and get to know a little bit more about this smashing band. TBP – Hey Tim, first of all we appreciate that you [...]

June 2, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Interviews Comments Off on Interview: STRIKER

Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Last Tuesday, March 7th, Lisbon hosted a great Power metal show: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere. It took place in the new venue Lisboa ao Vivo. Around 300 people welcomed the three bands. Each one of them with their own style while sharing something in common: their passion and devotion. A detail which made [...]

March 21, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Sonata Arctica + Striker + Triosphere @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Preview: Sonata Arctica + Triosphere + Striker @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Preview: Sonata Arctica + Triosphere + Striker @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

Four years after Sonata Arctica first performed at the Vagos Open Air festival, the wolf-affine band returns to Portugal in its own name to present their last work “The Ninth Hour”. The album was released in October of 2016 by Nuclear Blast Records, whears we saw the band returning to their origins with melodic, slow and [...]

March 1, 2017 Melissa Poseyydon Previews Comments Off on Preview: Sonata Arctica + Triosphere + Striker @ Lisboa Ao Vivo

SONATA ARCTICA replace bass player

SONATA ARCTICA replace bass player

Finnish melodic metallers SONATA ARCTICA have parted ways with bassist Marko Paasikoski. Says Marko in a statement: “I have come to a situation in my life where being a part of a touring band is not an option for me anymore and it’s time to explore other things. I wish to thank all the fans [...]

August 26, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SONATA ARCTICA replace bass player

VAGOS Open Air announce new bands

VAGOS Open Air announce new bands

Vagos Open Air have announced 2 new bands to appear at this year’s edition. Well known Finnish Power Metal Sonata Arctica, and Portuguese Industrial Metal act Bizarra Locomotiva. The other bands already confirmed are the following: TESTAMENT | US | http://www.testamentlegions.com/ SAXON | UK | http://www.saxon747.com/ ICED EARTH | US | http://www.icedearth.com/ MOONSORROW | Fin | http://www.moonsorrow.com/ ROTTING CHRIST | Gre | http://www.rotting-christ.com/ LACUNA COIL | [...]

May 17, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on VAGOS Open Air announce new bands