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HORNA: New album out now!

HORNA: New album out now!

Finnish Black Metal horde Horna have released their ninth full length album “Askel Lähempänä Saatanaa” on the 8th March. This is the second release through the german label World Terror Committee after 2011 EP “Adventus Satanae”. The band will be presenting the new album in several  festivals around Europe this summer, like Under The Black Sun or Darkness [...]

March 13, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on HORNA: New album out now!

Interview: Cognizance

Interview: Cognizance

Greetings guys, and welcome to The Black Planet! First of all, thanks for accepting to do this interview, we appreciate it. 1 – Let’s start with a brief introduction, to those who don’t know this project, Who and what is Cognizance? Henry: Essentially, its a fat guy and a small Chinaman writing some metal!   [...]

March 11, 2013 Filipe Gomes Interviews Comments Off on Interview: Cognizance

VOICES announces label for debut album

VOICES announces label for debut album

Voices, the new U.K. black metal  project featuring Akercocke/My Dying Bride drummer David Gray alongside Akercocke members Peter Benjamin and Sam Loynes,  has inked a deal with Candlelight Records. The band’s  forthcoming debut album, “Voices From The Human Forest Create A Fugue Of Imaginary Rain“, was recorded at Legacy Studios, located in the heart of  the historic Old Street in [...]

March 10, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on VOICES announces label for debut album

THE HOWLING VOID releases new EP “Runa”

THE HOWLING VOID releases new EP “Runa”

North American funeral doom act The Howling Void has just released the brand new EP “Runa”, featuring a brand new take on THV’s musical vision. The usual funeral doom has now been blended seamlessly with folk melodies and chanted vocals. For fans of Ahab, Agalloch, Drudkh, and Negura Bunget. The EP focuses on the mythic paradigm of [...]

March 10, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on THE HOWLING VOID releases new EP “Runa”

SATANIZE closes Extreme Metal Attack bill

SATANIZE closes Extreme Metal Attack bill

Portuguese black metalers Satanize are confirmed for the 10th edition of Extreme Metal Attack underground festival, closing the bill for this year’s event. The event is taking place again at Side B, Benavente, and counts with names as the mighty swedish  Setherial or the spaniards Primigenium. The final lineup looks as follows, SATURDAY 23 MARCH | [...]

March 8, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on SATANIZE closes Extreme Metal Attack bill

SMSF festival announces final bill

SMSF festival announces final bill

  Santa Maria Summer fest announced the last bands that have been added to the bill. This is a festival that has the characteristic of being totally free (free entrance, free camping), located in Beja, Portugal. It will take place in June 7th, 8th and 9th.   DOOM (UK) – https://www.facebook.com/doomcrustpunk PROCESS OF GUILT – [...]

March 5, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SMSF festival announces final bill

BURZUM about to release new album

BURZUM about to release new album

«Sôl austan, Mâni vestan» will be the title of the next release by famous Norwegian Black Metal one-man band Burzum. It is planned to be released in May 2013. Varg Vikernes himself provided the information at ancestralcult.com: “Being a musician I have kept making music, and resently surprised my manager with a question regarding the [...]

March 5, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on BURZUM about to release new album

Randy Blythe is a free man!

Randy Blythe is a free man!

Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe was acquitted of manslaughter charges in the Czech Republic when a not guilty verdict was handed down today (March 5). After spending five weeks in a a Czech prison this past summer and standing trial over two sessions this winter, Blythe is a free man. Czech news agency Blesk.cz reports that the three-judge panel [...]

March 5, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Randy Blythe is a free man!

SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

The biggest Metal festival in Portugal has announced almost all the bands scheduled for the 16th edition. SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XVI 24-27 APRIL 2013 | BARROSELAS | PORTUGAL DAY 0 – wednesday 24 april – 19:00 – free entrance STRONG INTENTION | USA | www.facebook.com/STRONGINTENTION DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION | France | www.facebook.com/departmentofcorrection W:O:A METAL BATTLE [...]

March 4, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

New CARCASS album

New CARCASS album

After a 17 year-long hiatus the legendary Carcass have officially announced that “Surgical Steel” will be the title of their first studio album in almost 20 years. It is set to be released later this year, but a label hasn’t been announced yet. It will be the first album to feature new drummer Dan Wilding [...]

March 3, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on New CARCASS album

Report: CULT OF LUNA + PROCESS OF GUILT live @ Paradise Garage

Report: CULT OF LUNA + PROCESS OF GUILT live @ Paradise Garage

  After one first successful night in Porto, the Lisbon concert arrived for the second act of the Swedish in Lusitanian lands this year. It was the second time they played in the Lisbon area, and the affluence to the gig was higher this time. In fact, we may consider Cult of Luna as the [...]

February 19, 2013 Lucifer Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: CULT OF LUNA + PROCESS OF GUILT live @ Paradise Garage

Throne Fest anounces full line-up for 2013

Throne Fest anounces full line-up for 2013

The Belgian event has announced the complete line-up for Throne Fest 2013. Carpathian Forest and Marduk (with a special Panzer Division Marduk set) are the headliners for this year edition, set to take place at Kubox Kuurne (West Flanders) – Belgium, the 11th May 2013. The final bill looks as follow: CARPATHIAN FOREST MARDUK BELPHEGOR [...]

February 4, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on Throne Fest anounces full line-up for 2013

CARCASS confirmed for PartySan 2013

CARCASS confirmed for PartySan 2013

Legendary grinders Carcass have recently been confirmed for this year edition of PartySan Metal Open Air Festival. Among the last confirmed bands are also the German pagan black metalers Helrunar. The festival is set to take place at Schlotheim – Flugplatz Obermehler, Germany from 8 to 10 August 2013. Here’s the list of the already [...]

January 30, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on CARCASS confirmed for PartySan 2013

Report: Amplifest 2012

Report: Amplifest 2012

Amplifest returned in 2012 for the third edition, putting Porto again as the Portuguese capital of dark alternative arts. Even if you think at this event as a “post intelectual” festival, Amplifest 2012 was much more than that. First of all because Hard Club is probably the best Portuguese venue for the moment; In second [...]

January 19, 2013 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Amplifest 2012