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Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album

Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album

Swedish masters of progressive heavy-rock OPETH have revealed today the title and tracklisting for their awaited 13th album, »In Cauda Venenum«, that’s due out this fall from Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast Entertainment. In an interview with Face Culture last year, guitarist Fredrik Akesson hinted at the direction of the new material, saying: “Compared to the last three [...]

May 22, 2019 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Opeth reveals album title & tracklisting for new album

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club / RCA Club

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club / RCA Club

Swedish prog rock act Soen will return to Portugal to play live at 30 and 31 of March, at Hard Club (Porto) and RCA Club (Lisbon) respectively. Danish progressive metalcore Ghost Iris and Finnish prog rock band Wheel will be the opening acts. Tickets and schedule: 21:00 – Open doors 21:30 – Concerts beginning 23:00 [...]

March 26, 2019 Filipe Gomes Previews Comments Off on Preview: Soen @ Hard Club / RCA Club

Final line-up announced for Rock The Coast Festival

Final line-up announced for Rock The Coast Festival

The festival Be Prog! My Friend may be no more, but its organization is bringing another festival in its place which will take place in Málaga, Spain: Rock The Coast. Over time many top artists have been announced, and recently the remaining slots have been announced, making a great roster even better. [...]

December 10, 2018 Luís Rodrigues News Comments Off on Final line-up announced for Rock The Coast Festival

Ihsahn reveals details about new album “Àmr”

Ihsahn reveals details about new album “Àmr”

Àmr is due for release in May. Ihsahn, one of Norway’s most pioneering musical legends, has unveiled details of his upcoming studio album, titled “Àmr”. The album will feature 9 songs and will be released via Candlelight/Spinefarm on May 4, 2018. The first track to be made available from the album is “Arcana Imperii”, which [...]

February 26, 2018 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Ihsahn reveals details about new album “Àmr”

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club & RCA Club

Preview: Soen @ Hard Club & RCA Club

Swedish prog rock act Soen will return to Portugal to play live at 20 and 21 of October, in Hard Club (Porto) and RCA Club (Lisbon) respectively. Norwegian prog metal band Madder Mortem will be the opening act, and (Porto concert only) Portuguese Heavenwood will also play. Schedule: Open Doors: 20h Heavenwood: 21h Madder Mortem: [...]

October 6, 2017 Zé Serôdio Previews Comments Off on Preview: Soen @ Hard Club & RCA Club

Riverside set to release new live album

Riverside set to release new live album

Polish progressive rock band Riverside are going to release a new live album called “Lost ‘n’ Found – Live in Tilburg”. It features a gig recorded in 2015 at the venue 013 in Tilburg, Netherlands. The double-disc will only be available at the band’s upcoming tour “Towards the Blue Horizon Tour”. The recording features Piotr [...]

April 5, 2017 Zé Serôdio News Comments Off on Riverside set to release new live album

Download Madrid adds Mastodon, A Day To Remember and others

Download Madrid adds Mastodon, A Day To Remember and others

Download Festival Madrid has announced new confirmations for this year’s billing: Mastodon, A Day To Remember, Monster Magnet, House of Pain, Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons, Avatar, Bat Sabbath (Cancer Bats’ tribute to Black Sabbath), Arcane Roots, Triggerfinger, The Charm The Fury, Black Peaks, Raveneye. This is the first spanish edition of the UK based [...]

March 8, 2017 Zé Serôdio News Comments Off on Download Madrid adds Mastodon, A Day To Remember and others

TOP 20 – 2016: The Staff’s Choices – Zé Serodio

TOP 20 – 2016: The Staff’s Choices – Zé Serodio

With 2016 coming to its end, its time to choose the best albums of the year. These are the choices of Zé Serodio: 1 – Animals as Leaders – The Madness of Many 2 – Meshuggah – The Violent Sleep of Reason 3 – Pain – Coming Home 4 – Devin Townsend Project – Transcendence [...]

January 1, 2017 Rita Limede Tops Comments Off on TOP 20 – 2016: The Staff’s Choices – Zé Serodio

OPETH premieres “Will O The Wisp” video

OPETH premieres “Will O The Wisp” video

OPETH premiered today the lyric video for “Will O The Wisp”, from their upcoming album “Sorceress”. The album will be released via Moderbolaget Records, an imprint label of Nuclear Blast on the 30th of September. Enjoy “Will O The Wisp” lyric video:    Check the “Sorceress” artwork and tracklist: 01. Persephone 02. Sorceress 03. The Wilde Flowers 04. Will O The [...]

September 5, 2016 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on OPETH premieres “Will O The Wisp” video

Report: VOA Fest 2016 @ Corroios

Report: VOA Fest 2016 @ Corroios

VOA Fest returned under a new name and venue, the chosen place was Quinta da Marialva in Corroios. At first this change was heavily criticized by many Portuguese fans, however, given the flux of people in there we might say all was forgotten and a chance was given to this reborn festival on its new [...]

August 18, 2016 Rita Limede Festivals, Reports 1

Opeth premiers new track “Sorceress”

Opeth premiers new track “Sorceress”

OPETH, the Swedish progressive death masters premiered the title track, “Sorceress”. This is the first single of their upcoming 12th record, that premiered on the radio yesterday, and its lyric video was presented via rollingstone.com today. The upcoming album entitled “Sorceress” is set to be released on the 30th of September via Moderbolaget Records, an [...]

August 1, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on Opeth premiers new track “Sorceress”

Preview: VOA Fest 2016

Preview: VOA Fest 2016

It’s that time of the year, festival season, and one of the biggest metal festivals in Portugal is back, for its 8 consecutive year, although it comes with a different name and location. The event previously known as Vagos Open Air, moved to Quinta da Marialva in Corroios, and change its name to VOA Fest. [...]

July 25, 2016 Rita Limede Previews Comments Off on Preview: VOA Fest 2016

VOA Fest closes band billing for this year edition

VOA Fest closes band billing for this year edition

After having revealed its location and name change earlier this year, VOA Fest has closed its band billing for this year’s edition. The newly confirmed groups Equaleft, Abbath, Schammasch, Admiron and Soldier. These will join the previously announced bands Anthrax, Opeth, Kreator, Anathema, Katatonia, Mantar and Dark Oath. The event will take place in Corroios [...]

April 13, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on VOA Fest closes band billing for this year edition

OPETH announce 25th anniversary special book

OPETH announce 25th anniversary special book

OPETH have announced the release of a special 25th anniversary book, simply named “Book Of Opeth”, that is due on the 15th of April. The book comes in two different editions, a signature and a classic one. Both versions will have over 300 rare or unknown images of the band, in 208 pages printed on [...]

March 15, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on OPETH announce 25th anniversary special book