Author Archives: Pieni

About Pieni

A metalhead who loves photography and her friends.

TOXIKULL @ RCA, 2017/01/28

TOXIKULL play old school speed metal in matching dress code (that includes leather vests over naked chests ). With their debut album “Black Sheep” and lively posture on stage, they managed a place at the finals of W:O:A: Metal Battle Portugal.  … Continue reading

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DESTROYERS OF ALL @ RCA, 2017/01/28

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DESTROYERS OF ALL had been great the first time I’d seen them but they are much better now! Congrats for the evolution and also for making it to the finals – which everyone was expecting, anyway. The day before they … Continue reading

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INFRAKTOR @ RCA, 2017/01/28

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I’d been waiting for this gig for about two years and a half, since the first time I’ve heard about Chico and Katito having a band together. I befriended the former when he played drums in PITCH BLACK – my … Continue reading

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SABATON @ Coliseu do Porto, 2017/01/20

This gallery contains 51 photos.

Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. Even though I was happy to see the old schoolers getting off their couches to support ACCEPT, I was sad to see many of them leave and not give a chance to SABATON. Well, their … Continue reading

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ACCEPT @ Coliseu do Porto, 2017/01/20

This gallery contains 66 photos.

Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. The “Generation Clash” – song they sadly didn’t play – went wild the moment Christopher Williams stood behind the drums screaming in salute. We have a saying in Portugal that goes something like “old are … Continue reading

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TWILIGHT FORCE @ Coliseu do Porto, 2017/01/20

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Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. The name TWILIGHT FORCE hinted of power metal, and the dragon in the backdrop brought a positive certainty, even before the fast, chirpy melodies flooded the halls. A strange mix but they’re from Falun too and … Continue reading

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20 years of HEAVENWOOD’s “Diva” @ Hard Club, 2016/12/30

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Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. HEAVENWOOD’s debut album “Diva” was released on the 27th of August in 1996. I won’t say it feels like yesterday but it certainly doesn’t feel like 20 years ago either. “They went by quickly”, to … Continue reading

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