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Concerts

Postby BFenix » Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:41 pm

Went to a gig lately? Feel nostalgic about a certain tour? Share your experiences here with the rest of your fellow brikmetalwarriors!

Next weekend it'll be my first time going to SWR Barroselas XIX, it's a pretty heavy festival in the northern part of the country and this year's lineup seems great. Pretty excited!

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Re: Concerts

Postby Silverdream » Sun Apr 17, 2016 9:11 pm

I went to this local metal band's last gig, and I got one of the drummer's drumsticks signed as a souvenir.
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Re: Concerts

Postby Ham » Sun Apr 17, 2016 10:51 pm

yeah im currently on tour with my post-industrial ukulele band Boyy Slutzz as a matter of fact come see us perform at the Budokan in Japan next tuesday
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Re: Concerts

Postby Alex » Mon Apr 18, 2016 10:27 am

I went to see Amon Amarth with my cousin last night. The opening bands were Entombed AD and Einsiferum. A pin came out of my watch while I was thrashing in the mosh pit, but it's an acceptable sacrifice to the gods of metal.
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Re: Concerts

Postby Duerer » Mon Apr 18, 2016 10:41 am

So far, I only visited a Judas Priest concert during the Epitaph tour in 2012.
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Re: Concerts

Postby BFenix » Mon Apr 18, 2016 8:09 pm

I went to Winter Bloodshed 2015 with Huntress and Savage Messiah and they killed it. Looking forward to the Jomsviking tour!
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Re: Concerts

Postby BFenix » Sun May 01, 2016 5:58 pm

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SWR was last week and after healing the hangover and waiting for pictures I can now opinate. The festival was a blast, even if a bit Black Metal-heavy for my taste, but still awesome, with a great band roster and extremely competent organizers. Its like Portugal's own Wacken in comparison.



I was super bummed out that Aborted couldn't make it, but here are just some of my favorite performances (third day was definitely spot on):


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Severe Torture


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Jucifer is not my bread and butter, but damn, that drummer deserves an honorable mention


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Violator almost made the whole tent go down with that mosh pit


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Conan was a pleasure to headbang to and maintained things crushingly heavy live


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Taake


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There was also a sort of Q&A with three guest artists whose work is Metal-related. One of them is André Coelho (raising the horns), the man behind all of the festival's graphic work, someone that I highly look up too (internet props to who can spot BFenix, granted that there's not alot of people to spot, ahah)

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Looking forward to next year's Barroselas!
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Re: Concerts

Postby Zupponn » Thu May 05, 2016 12:37 am

BFenix wrote:Image

(internet props to who can spot BFenix, granted that there's not <a href='http://tinyurl.com/y42zurt'>alot</a> of people to spot, ahah)

I'm guessing the guy on the left with the sunglasses on the top of his head.
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Re: Concerts

Postby BFenix » Thu May 05, 2016 8:35 pm

Zupponn wrote:
BFenix wrote:
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(internet props to who can spot BFenix, granted that there's not <a href='http://tinyurl.com/y42zurt'><a href='http://tinyurl.com/y42zurt'>alot</a></a> of people to spot, ahah)

I'm guessing the guy on the left with the sunglasses on the top of his head.


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Re: Concerts

Postby Zupponn » Sat May 07, 2016 12:11 am

BFenix wrote:
Zupponn wrote:
BFenix wrote:
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(internet props to who can spot BFenix, granted that there's not <a href='http://tinyurl.com/y42zurt'><a href='http://tinyurl.com/y42zurt'><a href='http://tinyurl.com/y42zurt'>alot</a></a></a> of people to spot, ahah)

I'm guessing the guy on the left with the sunglasses on the top of his head.


:tiger:

You see, you forgot that you're in your profile picture here on Brikwars.  I went by that reference.
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Re: Concerts

Postby Duerer » Sun May 29, 2016 4:42 am

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Been there on Friday. Never seen such a huge mass of sweaty drunkards before.
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