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Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Side B Lounge Live Club hosted the second edition of the peculiar Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest, this year with ten bands from new alternative local acts to well known satanic thrashers Omission or Portuguese black metalers Corpus Christii. The name of the fest is linked to the popular festivities that take place in the [...]

July 9, 2012 Lucifer Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Sardinha de Ferro Metal Fest II

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

After the pre-festival partying on the night before, some people were already wasted on the ground when the sun came up.   Time for some breakfast, and head to the festival site, to see the decoration for this year. Rusty metal shaped artifacts could be found on the site, like the big Hellfest tree with [...]

June 23, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on Report: Hellfest 2012 (Part 2/4)

HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

Clisson, a small town part of Brittany in western France is usually quiet for almost an entire year, but when June arrives it is invaded by dozens of thousands of metalheads anxious for a good time and to watch some of their favorite bands in one of the biggest metal festivals all around Europe: Hellfest. [...]

June 21, 2012 Filipe Gomes Festivals, Reports Comments Off on HELLFEST 2012 – Part 1/4

MARDUK & IMMOLATION annouce European tour

MARDUK & IMMOLATION annouce European tour

Swedish Black Metallers Marduk will join forces with Immolation for a tour covering the European continent. Named “Serpent Sermon Tour”, name taken from Marduk’s latest album, it will start in August and will extend until October. There is one date scheduled for Portugal, in Lisbon, at September 20th. You can view the flyer below:   [...]

June 4, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on MARDUK & IMMOLATION annouce European tour

ULCERATE & SVART CROWN robbed in New York

ULCERATE & SVART CROWN robbed in New York

New Zealand death metal stars Ulcerate have been robbed during their first US tour. The band published the following update on their facebook page: “We had our van broken into in New York last night at our accom. We’ve lost all our guitar gear (preamps, effects units), some drum equipment, stage banner and all of [...]

May 22, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on ULCERATE & SVART CROWN robbed in New York

NIGHTWISH inspired movie coming soon

NIGHTWISH inspired movie coming soon

The first teaser trailer of “Imaginaerum” is online. “Imaginaerum” is a movie inspired by Nightwish latest album. It tells the story of an elderly composer, Tom, who suffers from severe dementia. As he has had the disease for years and has regressed into childhood, he remembers practically nothing from his adult life. Check the trailer below: Source: [...]

May 4, 2012 coldwhispers News Comments Off on NIGHTWISH inspired movie coming soon

New EPICA video has been published

New EPICA video has been published

The first videoclip from the new Epica album “Requiem for the Indifferent” has been published last week, and you can view it below. Also don’t miss our live report of their show that took place in Porto, Portugal, last April 22nd. Soon to be published. “Requiem For The Indifferent” 01. Karma 02. Monopoly on Truth [...]

May 4, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on New EPICA video has been published

Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

Porto, April 22nd, Sunday… Not the best day for a metal show, but if you are a true fan, the day of the week doesn’t really matter. With a tolerable weather and after dining the traditional Francesinha (a must-eat in Porto), it was time to run off to the new Hard Club and enjoy an [...]

April 27, 2012 Filipe Gomes Concerts, Reports Comments Off on Report: Epica + Stream Of Passion + Xandria @ Hard Club

SWR Barroselas Metalfest Press release

SWR Barroselas Metalfest Press release

Just one week before the festival, the organizers of the SWR Barroselas Metalfest have issued the following press release: SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XV | 26-30 APRIL 2012 | BARROSELAS | PORTUGAL SWR barroselas metalfest XV, set to take place from April 26th to 30th 2012 at the small village of Barroselas, in the north of [...]

April 17, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest Press release

Epica and bassist Yves Huts part ways

Epica and bassist Yves Huts part ways

Epica and long-time bassist Yves Huts have decided to go separate ways. According to the official Epica website, and just a few weeks after releasing the new album “Requiem for the Indifferent”, Huts has decided it is time to embrace new opportunities for his career. The band stated: “It is with sadness that we announce [...]

March 26, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Epica and bassist Yves Huts part ways

EPICA reveal smartphone application

EPICA reveal smartphone application

Dutch Symphonic band Epica have revealed on their website ( http://www.epica.nl ) an application available for the fans to download onto their smartphones. Using the SongPier platform, the band states: “Do you want to listen to the new EPICA single “Storm The Sorrow” while reading the according lyrics? Check out Epica’s whole discography, biography, tour [...]

February 27, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on EPICA reveal smartphone application

EPICA new album coming in March

EPICA new album coming in March

Dutch Symphonic Metal Band, Epica, will release a new album called “Requiem for the indifferent” on March, 9th in Europe and March 13th in USA. The album was recorded at Gate Studio in Wolfsburg, Germany. “Requiem For The Indifferent” 01. Karma 02. Monopoly on Truth 03. Storm the Sorrow 04. Delirium 05. Internal Warfare 06. [...]

January 23, 2012 Ork News Comments Off on EPICA new album coming in March

Vagos Open Air 2012: ELUVEITIE & CHTHONIC confirmed!

Vagos Open Air 2012: ELUVEITIE & CHTHONIC confirmed!

Prime Artists, the organizer of the Portuguese metal festival Vagos Open Air, have confirmed two bands: Swiss Folk/Melodic Death Metal act ELUVEITIE and Melodic Black Metallers CHTHONIC from Taiwan. Bands already confirmed: ARCH-ENEMY, ARCTURUS, OVERKILL, ENSLAVED, TEXTURES, NORTHLAND [...]

January 6, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Vagos Open Air 2012: ELUVEITIE & CHTHONIC confirmed!

SWR Barroselas – Immortal, Candlemass and many other bands confirmed!

SWR Barroselas – Immortal, Candlemass and many other bands confirmed!

SWR barroselas metalfest XV, set to take place from April 26th to 30th 2012 at the small village of Barroselas, in the north of Portugal, gets ready to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary with a five days special edition. With names like Venom, Napalm Death, Brujeria, Katatonia or Kreator on its history, SWR barroselas metalfest XV [...]

December 23, 2011 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas – Immortal, Candlemass and many other bands confirmed!