Tag Archives: folk metal

ALESTORM @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2019/08/10

Originally shot for Glam Magazine. Claiming they hated our country and were there only to drink our beer, ALESTORM are taken seriously in the inverse proportion of the joy they bring. Too much joy for my personal taste, but the whole … Continue reading

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TÝR @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2019/08/09

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Originally shot for Glam Magazine. For Rita. There’s always a folk band, Viking-inspired, and this time they came from the Faeroe Islands (even if half of their members were actually Hungarian). The sound was a bit messy at first, the instruments … Continue reading

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GWYDION @ Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão, 2019/07/27

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Original Portuguese version on World Of Metal. Originally shot for Valkyrian Music. GWYDION means “born of trees” in Welsh but in the national metal it stands for “big party” – while the Scandinavian Vikings spread terror through Europe, these ones from Lisbon … Continue reading

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ENSIFERUM @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2018/08/12

Originally shot for Glam Magazine. The airline which flew ENSIFERUM to Portugal lost their gear – although somehow their backdrop arrived at its destination… – so the Finns went on stage in “plain clothes” and borrowed instruments. Why they asked for acoustic … Continue reading

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KORPIKLAANI @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2017/08/12

Original Portuguese version on Glam Magazine. From the Celtic heritage we went on to the Sami, with KORPIKLAANI‘s usual jamboree. Even the songs in Finnish were cheerfully sung-along – and danced – by the crowd. Spirited circles that climaxed with the … Continue reading

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FINNTROLL @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2016/08/14

Original Portuguese version at Glam Magazine. FINNTROLL is always a mix of aggression and fun, where the mosh circles become a dance – the kind of band that’s always welcome at a festival. Without any new material to show, the … Continue reading

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TÝR @ Hard Club, 2014/12/14

Para a Rita. Sometimes people arrive at venues just in time for the headliners. And then sometimes you have bands like TÝR as the opening act. And it was the first time of the Faroese in Portugal, so one more … Continue reading

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