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SIMBIOSE @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2018/08/11

Originally shot for Glam Magazine. SIMBIOSE‘s crust punk has been pumping in our underground for more than 25 years, so even it their latest release “Trapped” was already 3 years old at the time, they’d earned their place on the main stage. … Continue reading

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RATOS DE PORÃO @ Vagos Metal Fest, 2018/08/10

Originally shot for Glam Magazine. When I was in highschool, “Crucificados Pelo Sistema” was already a few years old – and already a classic. If someone had told me back then that about a quarter of a century later I’d see RATOS … Continue reading

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MATA-RATOS @ Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão, 2018/07/27

Originally posted on Valkyrian Music. MATA-RATOS spent almost a decade without any new material but their life on the road rarely took a break – that being the reason why their original schedule on Saturday was anticipated to Friday (something about a … Continue reading

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SISTER’s “Stand Up, Forward, March!”

Originally posted in Valkyrian Music. SISTER’s debut “Hated” is a sleaze punk treat. Then for their sophomore “Disguised Vultures” they went heavier and wilder. And now with “Stand Up, Forward, March!”, they stood somewhere in-between, glamming up the sleaze and … Continue reading

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TRINTA & UM @ Casainhos Fest, 2016/09/03

I knew I’d spend a lot of energy watching/enjoying the band that would follow TRINTA & UM, so I just shot the first song and sat down the rest of the gig – sorry, nothing personal, guys. But I must … Continue reading

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MR. MIYAGI @ Casainhos Fest, 2016/09/03

“Four members of a very dangerous gang of the northern Portuguese town of Viana do Castelo decided, after their regular karate practice, to form a band.” – this is how MR. MIYAGI introduce themselves on their Facebook page.  But their attitude on … Continue reading

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F.P.M. @ Casainhos Fest, 2016/09/03

F.P.M. stands for Feio, Porco e Mau, which is Portuguese for ugly, slob and mean. There were a few enthusiastic people dancing around to their noisy punk, but personally, I didn’t like it – especially Diogo‘s voice and posture. Sorry. … Continue reading

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