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Portuguese Progressive Death Metal band DESTROYERS OF ALL released their brand new music video for the track ‘Tormento’, a song that represents a fearless combination of Metal with unique elements from the Portuguese culture like Fado de Coimbra.

‘Tormento’ is the second single extracted from the album “Bleak Fragments”, released on early 2016 by Mosher Records. The video was directed by Guilherme Henriques, known for his work with Belphegor.

Watch it below:

ANALEPSY’s “Atrocities From Beyond” is out now

Portugal’s ANALEPSY have just released their debut full-length album, “Atrocities From Beyond”, following their 2015 EP “Dehumanization By Supremacy”!

This release is limited to 1000 physical copies and you can find it via Vomit Your Shirt Records and Rising Nemesis Records!


SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST 2017: new batch of confirmations

Here’s a festival that already guaranteed the booking of such names as EXODUS (usa), WOLFBRIGADE (swe), ORPHANED LAND (isr) and MÃO MORTA (pt)! But the SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST’s promoters are not sleeping around and decided to add a few more names to its 2017 edition!

Starting with Norse Folk/Death Metal coming from TROLLFEST, duly accompanied by the ferocious attack of Icelandic Black Metal from by MISPYRMING and fellow countrymen NADRA! Also joining in are Finn Thrashers RANGER and our neighbors from Spain, RANCOR.

SANTA MARIA SUMMER FEST 2017 will take place at the Alentejo (Portugal) town of Beja, from June 8 to 10!

The first shipment of tickets at €20 is already sold out! Until 31 January, general tickets will cost € 30, with the general ticket package, t-shirt, bag and glass set at € 40. Tickets can be purchased at http://www.smsf-portugal.net/


PHAZER released new album “Un(Locked)”

Portuguese rock band PHAZER recently released their new album “Un(Locked)”, out on Raging Planet Records and Ethereal Sound Works.

This is their fourth studio release to date and it was recorded, mixed and mastered at The Pentagon Audio Manufacturers studios, with production duties handled by Fernando Matias.

‘Hold Me’ is the first single taken out of the new album and you can stream it below:

BOOBY TRAP – Overloaded

Portuguese Crossover band BOOBY TRAP released a video for the first single coming from their new album, “Overloaded”, out next October 17th.

Check out the video below:

AFFAÏRE are currently working on second album

Portuguese Sleaze Rock band AFFAÏRE decided to take a break from live shows, while they focus on writing songs for their second album. The band stated that “half a dozen are almost done and we still have plenty ideas to work on”.

Their debut album, “At First Sight”, released by Demon Doll Records (USA) and distributed by Raging Planet Records (Portugal) was widely well received and gathered great reviews all around.

Below you can watch the video for ‘Devil’s Cross’, taken from the debut album:

TENDRILLS released a brand new self-titled EP

TENDRILLS is a Prog Rock Metal band from the Portuguese city of Fafe, that between 2000 and 2007 had great amount of shows in all the major fests and released the debut album, “Gray Area Zone”.

Now, in 2016, they are back with a brand new self-titled EP, recorded at their own studios and produced by Filipe Alanol (vocals) and the band iitself.

You can listen and download the new EP at their Bandcamp page and watch the video for the single ‘Fatal Attraction’ below: