Tuesday 28th June 2022,
The Black Planet
Roadburn festival – day 4 Roadburn festival – day 3 Roadburn 2022 – day 2 Roadburn 2022 – day 1 Gaerea replace Sylosis on VOA Heavy Rock Fest poster Tartu Under The Horns – an Undergrounded documentary WoodRock Festival announces final lineup Trevor Strnad (The Black Dahlia Murder) passed away Scorpions show in Lisbon postponed to July Preview: Scorpions @ Altice Arena

Roadburn festival – day 4

As always the last day of a festival feels somewhat bittersweet. It has this greatness of having seen (and waiting to see) some amazing performances,

Roadburn festival – day 3

The third day began with Midwife, the slow melodies and velvety voice helping to gently transition into festival mood while watching the artist plays her

Roadburn 2022 – day 2

Friday’s expectations were mostly directed towards this year’s curators’ band GGGOLDDD and their performance of “This Shame Should Not Be Mine”. For the first time

Roadburn 2022 – day 1

Being a first-time roadburner I had only heard the stories and overwhelmingly positive feedback from fellow music enthusiasts who have been there previously. So when

Gaerea replace Sylosis on VOA Heavy Rock Fest poster

SYLOSIS were forced to postpone all their concerts announced for the summer and which included a performance at the 11th edition of VOA – HEAVY

Tartu Under The Horns – an Undergrounded documentary

Five years after presenting “Tallinn Under The Horns“, a documentary depicting the Underground Black Metal scene of the Estonian capital, the sequel “Tartu Under The

WoodRock Festival announces final lineup

The Polish Dopelord and the Portuguese 10000 Russos, The Faq’s, Cobra ao Pescoço, Mike Vhiles and Fatman, are the last bands that close the lineup

Trevor Strnad (The Black Dahlia Murder) passed away

Black Dahlia Murder has issued a brief statement on their Facebook page informing that their leader and singer Trevor Strnad has passed away at the

Scorpions show in Lisbon postponed to July

The Scorpions show to take place on May 10th will be postponed to the next July 18th, at Altice Arena. Purchased tickets remain valid for

Preview: Scorpions @ Altice Arena

The legendary Scorpions are back with a new album, ‘Rock Believer’, and a world tour to go with it. The ‘Rock Believer World Tour 2022’

Recent News

Gaerea replace Sylosis on VOA Heavy Rock Fest poster

SYLOSIS were forced to postpone all their concerts announced for the summer and which included a performance at the 11th edition of VOA – HEAVY ROCK FESTIVAL, which takes place on June 30th, August 1st [...]

Tartu Under The Horns – an Undergrounded documentary

Five years after presenting “Tallinn Under The Horns“, a documentary depicting the Underground Black Metal scene of the Estonian capital, the sequel “Tartu Under The Horns“ has been finished. A small crew of the German [...]

Trevor Strnad (The Black Dahlia Murder) passed away

Trevor Strnad (The Black Dahlia Murder) passed away

May 11, 2022 | Comments Off on Trevor Strnad (The Black Dahlia Murder) passed away
Scorpions show in Lisbon postponed to July

Scorpions show in Lisbon postponed to July

May 9, 2022 | Comments Off on Scorpions show in Lisbon postponed to July
Jason Acoustified Levasseur introduction

Jason Acoustified Levasseur introduction

May 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Jason Acoustified Levasseur introduction
ODDLAND will embark on a European tour in May/June 2022

ODDLAND will embark on a European tour in May/June 2022

May 2, 2022 | Comments Off on ODDLAND will embark on a European tour in May/June 2022
Devenial Verdict reveal first single Hope from upcoming album Ash Blind

Devenial Verdict reveal first single Hope from upcoming album Ash Blind

April 7, 2022 | Comments Off on Devenial Verdict reveal first single Hope from upcoming album Ash Blind
Hellsinki Metal Horizons announced new bands

Hellsinki Metal Horizons announced new bands

March 3, 2022 | Comments Off on Hellsinki Metal Horizons announced new bands
Manticora to tour Europe!

Manticora to tour Europe!

February 28, 2022 | Comments Off on Manticora to tour Europe!

Live Reports

Roadburn festival – day 4

As always the last day of a festival feels somewhat bittersweet. It has this greatness of having seen (and waiting to see) some amazing performances, and the blues coming with the realization that everything will [...]

Roadburn festival – day 3

The third day began with Midwife, the slow melodies and velvety voice helping to gently transition into festival mood while watching the artist plays her guitar and sing attached to a phone handset mic that [...]

Report: Moonspell @ Teatro José Lúcio da Silva, Leiria

Report: Moonspell @ Teatro José Lúcio da Silva, Leiria

March 21, 2022 | Comments Off on Report: Moonspell @ Teatro José Lúcio da Silva, Leiria
Report: Artillery + Alpha Warhead + ThrashWall @ RCA Club

Report: Artillery + Alpha Warhead + ThrashWall @ RCA Club

March 13, 2022 | Comments Off on Report: Artillery + Alpha Warhead + ThrashWall @ RCA Club
Report: Sollust + Congruity @ Associação Neverlate

Report: Sollust + Congruity @ Associação Neverlate

February 22, 2022 | Comments Off on Report: Sollust + Congruity @ Associação Neverlate
Photo Report: Winds and Woods meet Metal @ Leipzig

Photo Report: Winds and Woods meet Metal @ Leipzig

September 13, 2021 | Comments Off on Photo Report: Winds and Woods meet Metal @ Leipzig
Report: Gaerea + Dallian + Lord of Confusion @ Leiria

Report: Gaerea + Dallian + Lord of Confusion @ Leiria

June 7, 2021 | Comments Off on Report: Gaerea + Dallian + Lord of Confusion @ Leiria
Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

March 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Report: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club, Porto

Previews

Preview: Scorpions @ Altice Arena
Posted On May 5, 2022 | Comments Off on Preview: Scorpions @ Altice Arena

The legendary Scorpions are back with a new album, ‘Rock Believer’, and a world tour to go with it. The ‘Rock Believer World Tour 2022’ comes to the Altice Arena on May 10, 2022, right [...]

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2022
Posted On May 4, 2022 | Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2022

After 2 years of interruption due to the Covid-19 pandemic, in which cultural events were cancelled everywhere, Wave Gotik Treffen will return to Leipzig. :: When ? :: This will take place between the 3rd [...]

A personal preview of SWR Feast 2022

A personal preview of SWR Feast 2022

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Preview: SWR Feast 2022

Preview: SWR Feast 2022

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Steelfest celebrates its 10th anniversary with a very ambitious lineup!

Steelfest celebrates its 10th anniversary with a very ambitious lineup!

April 4, 2022 | Comments Off on Steelfest celebrates its 10th anniversary with a very ambitious lineup!
Preview: Roadburn 2022

Preview: Roadburn 2022

March 20, 2022 | Comments Off on Preview: Roadburn 2022
Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV

Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV

February 26, 2020 | Comments Off on Preview: Leprous + Klone + Maraton @ Hard Club / LAV
Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

January 28, 2020 | Comments Off on Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Interviews

Interview: Maraton
Posted On February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Interview: Maraton

So, in Strasbourg on February 9, 2020, during their tour with Leprous we took Fredrik Bergersen-Klemp and guitarist Simen Hundere Ruud aside to ask them about their past, future and of course we challenged them [...]

Interview: GAEREA

Interview: GAEREA

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Interview: LEPROUS

Interview: LEPROUS

November 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Interview: LEPROUS
[video] Vreid Interview

[video] Vreid Interview

November 25, 2018 | Comments Off on [video] Vreid Interview
Interview: Krowos

Interview: Krowos

April 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: Krowos
Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

April 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Interview: A BREACH OF SILENCE

Partner Channels

Tartu Under The Horns – an Undergrounded documentary

Five years after presenting “Tallinn Under The Horns“, a documentary depicting the Underground Black Metal scene of the Estonian capital, the sequel “Tartu Under The Horns“ has been finished. A small crew of the German [...]

Hellsinki Metal Horizons – festival preview

Hellsinki Metal Horizons – festival preview

May 28, 2022 | Comments Off on Hellsinki Metal Horizons – festival preview
BLACK METAL REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Flagg – Cosmic Chaos Manifest

BLACK METAL REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Flagg – Cosmic Chaos Manifest

May 28, 2022 | Comments Off on BLACK METAL REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: Flagg – Cosmic Chaos Manifest
Necronomicon – The Final Chapter

Necronomicon – The Final Chapter

May 28, 2022 | Comments Off on Necronomicon – The Final Chapter
Jason Acoustified Levasseur introduction

Jason Acoustified Levasseur introduction

May 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Jason Acoustified Levasseur introduction
Mourning Dawn – Dead End Euphoria

Mourning Dawn – Dead End Euphoria

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Loits – black metal from Estonia [INTERVIEW]

Loits – black metal from Estonia [INTERVIEW]

March 9, 2022 | Comments Off on Loits – black metal from Estonia [INTERVIEW]

Top 2020

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura
Posted On January 10, 2021 | Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Carolina Ventura

Here are the choices for the best releases of the year 2020 in the opinion of one of our writers – Carolina Ventura. 1 – REZN – Chaotic Divine 2 – Ulver – Flowers of [...]

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Ricardo Pereira

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TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Lara Brito

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TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

TOP 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Sérgio Pelado

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TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Filipe Aragão

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

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

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TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

TOP 20 – 2020: The Staff’s Choices – Rita Limede

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