Gaerea – Gaerea

Gaerea - Gaerea

The self titled EP (released in 2016 by Everlasting Spew Records) of Portugese (post) black metal formation Gaerea ended upon my desk quite randomly, yet I’m happy it did. Having only been around since 2016, the band has managed to stirr a few souls, since the debut EP has been praised by basically everyone who […]

Moonspell – 1755

Portuguese band Moonspell is one of the most established bands when it comes to dark metal. They are also the first band of this genre that I encountered when I started my journey into metal a long time ago, and I guess I am not the only one to who has this experience. The band […]

Feature: The Autist

Fans of symphonic/female fronted metal, pay attention! From Portugal hails the band The Autist, who’ve recently released the first single ‘Pandora’s Curse‘ from their upcoming album The Coldest Sun (out in 2017)! The track does not only boast a high quality that you rarely see in first releases of young bands, but it also features […]

Moonspell: “We have to fight ten times harder for attention”

13-03-2015 – “It’s been some time since we’ve toured,” explains Moonspell frontman Fernando Ribeiro when he states that the first days of the tour are always the hardest. Currently, the Portuguese metal band are touring through Europe with the Greek metallers from Septicflesh. Metal-Exposure sat down with Fernando Ribeiro before their show in Haarlem (NL) […]