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Report: Downfall Of Gaia + Syberia @ Maus Hábitos, Porto

Report: Downfall Of Gaia + Syberia @ Maus Hábitos, Porto

Downfall Of Gaia returned to Portugal, after 11 years, to be present at Porto’s well-known cultural space, Maus Hábitos, accompanied by Syberia.   It was a night that began around 9:30pm, with Syberia taking the stage, who brought their rock instrumental to the height of a 4th floor, showing those present how to tell a [...]

May 17, 2024 Rui Pereira Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Downfall Of Gaia + Syberia @ Maus Hábitos, Porto

Eloy Casagrande confirmed as the new Slipknot drummer

Eloy Casagrande confirmed as the new Slipknot drummer

Slipknot’s long-awaited announcement confirming Eloy Casagrande as their new drummer has finally hit the airwaves, validating what many fervent fans had speculated for months. Even before the band took to the stage last Thursday at an intimate California prelude to their upcoming Sick New World festival appearance, the news of Casagrande’s joining felt like an [...]

May 2, 2024 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Eloy Casagrande confirmed as the new Slipknot drummer

Cradle Of Filth announce upcoming European and Australian tours. Portugal included.

Cradle Of Filth announce upcoming European and Australian tours. Portugal included.

Extreme metal icons CRADLE OF FILTH return to Portugal for a long-awaited show in their own right on November 24th. Amidst the fervent creative whirlwind of crafting their forthcoming full-length masterpiece, Cradle Of Filth tantalizingly unveils their imminent touring escapades across Australia and Europe. Set to enrapture Aussie aficionados come September, they’ll be accompanied by [...]

May 2, 2024 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Cradle Of Filth announce upcoming European and Australian tours. Portugal included.

Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2024

Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2024

The 2024 edition of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest is coming, and with it more sonic chaos will pour down upon the quiet town of Barroselas in the north of Portugal.   :: BANDS :: I AM MORBID + BLASPHEMY + TERRORIZER + TANKARD + CANCER + BELL WITCH + SKITSYSTEM + SARGEIST + NOSTROMO + [...]

April 17, 2024 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2024

Preview: Downfall Of Gaia + Syberia @ Maus Hábitos, Porto

Preview: Downfall Of Gaia + Syberia @ Maus Hábitos, Porto

Eleven years after visiting Portugal, as part of the 2013 edition of Amplifest, Downfall of Gaia are returning for a couple of gigs at both Maus Hábitos (Porto) and MusixBox (Lisbon). Outside the niche of easy categorization but within the crème de la crème of heavy music, Downfall of Gaia finds us there somewhere between [...]

April 17, 2024 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Downfall Of Gaia + Syberia @ Maus Hábitos, Porto

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2024

Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2024

Yet another year has elapsed, heralding the forthcoming iteration of the esteemed Wave Gotik Treffen. This year’s instalment commemorates the event’s 31st edition. Scheduled to transpire from the 17th to the 20th of May, it is poised to stand as an exemplary gathering. Presently, a roster of 164 bands has been confirmed, with the potential [...]

April 7, 2024 João Osório Previews Comments Off on Preview: Wave Gotik Treffen 2024

Wave Gotik Treffen 2024 confirm Diva Destruction and more bands

Wave Gotik Treffen 2024 confirm Diva Destruction and more bands

Just over a month before the next Wave Gotik Treffen takes place, new band confirmations continue to emerge for the 2024 edition. The organizers of the Wave Gotik Treffen announced the confirmation of the bands Diva Destruction (USA) – an exclusive European-Show celebrating 20 years, A Projection (S), Terence Fixmer (F), Kellermensch (DK), Vive La [...]

April 7, 2024 João Osório News Comments Off on Wave Gotik Treffen 2024 confirm Diva Destruction and more bands

Neurasty reveal new video for “Cruel Instinct” from the upcoming album “Identity Collapse”

Neurasty reveal new video for “Cruel Instinct” from the upcoming album “Identity Collapse”

After announcing that their new album will be released on May 24th, Italian metal band NEURASTY releases, through Volcano Records & Promotion, the track “Cruel Instinct.” It’s a powerful and jarring journey into the deepest spirit of humanity, where manipulation and control subjugate with violence – a perfect metaphor for the modernity that Neurasty offers [...]

March 25, 2024 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Neurasty reveal new video for “Cruel Instinct” from the upcoming album “Identity Collapse”

Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Dir En Grey return to Europe for a series of double shows. Four years after their “This Way to Self-Destruction” tour, the Japanese band returns to Europe with a new proposal. Having played a series of shows fully focused on different albums a few years ago in Japan, it is Europe’s turn to host these [...]

March 20, 2024 Daniel Sampaio Previews Comments Off on Preview: Dir En Grey European tour

Preview: Roadburn 2024

Preview: Roadburn 2024

Roadburn 2024 will take place in Tilburg, The Netherlands, from the 18th to the 21st of April! Last year marked the beginning of a new path in the history of Roadburn festival. The festival continues steering its focus towards up-and-coming bands and underground projects. While maintaining the same level of unique appeal (which made it [...]

March 18, 2024 Elsa Marques Previews Comments Off on Preview: Roadburn 2024

Limbonic Art signs with Kyrck Productions & Armour for the release of a new album

Limbonic Art signs with Kyrck Productions & Armour for the release of a new album

Norwegian black metal titans Limbonic Art have inked a lucrative multi-album deal with Kyrck Productions & Armour, marking an exciting new chapter in their storied career. The band’s highly anticipated ninth full-length album is set to be unleashed through this esteemed label. In a statement, mastermind Vidar “Daemon” Jensen expressed his excitement about the partnership, [...]

March 15, 2024 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Limbonic Art signs with Kyrck Productions & Armour for the release of a new album

Darkthrone announces new studio album “It Beckons Us All” coming April 26, 2024

Darkthrone announces new studio album “It Beckons Us All” coming April 26, 2024

Norwegian black metal legends Darkthrone are set to unleash their latest sonic opus, “It Beckons Us All”, on April 26th via Peaceville Records. Since their inception in 1986, Darkthrone has epitomized the essence of enigma and suspense, crafting a musical legacy that has reverberated throughout the ages. With a creative reservoir overflowing with potency, they’ve [...]

March 14, 2024 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Darkthrone announces new studio album “It Beckons Us All” coming April 26, 2024

Pig Destroyer’s Blake Harrison has passed away

Pig Destroyer’s Blake Harrison has passed away

MetalInjection has reported that multi-instrumentalist and overall metal legend Blake Harrison has passed away. Harrison is best known for his work in Pig Destroyer, though he also made a name for himself with his Hatebeak project and as the author of the For Those About To Squawk column at Decibel Magazine. Decibel Magazine has confirmed [...]

March 10, 2024 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Pig Destroyer’s Blake Harrison has passed away

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