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Moonspell - Unveil New Album Cover, Tracklist

Portugal's Moonspell are slowly revealing more about their anticipated new album, 1755, and today you can have a look at the album cover art and tracklist as well. Set to be released on November 3rd 2017 on Napalm Records, 1755 is described as "the musical version of the year of horror where a giant earthquake wrecked their home Lisbon. Naturally this album comes and is sung in Portuguese." Fernando Ribeiro also said the band will be touring with Cradle Of Filth in Europe next January and February, 2018.

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Posted: 18.08.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (13)


Moonspell - Announce New Album Details And Release Shows

Portuguese metal legends Moonspell have already shared some details about their new album 1755 back in March and the time has come for more exciting news, including the official release date set for November 3rd, via Napalm Records.

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Posted: 22.06.2017 by robpal | Comments (2)


Moonspell - Cancel Entire Latin America Tour

Portuguese giants Moonspell are celebrating their 25th anniversary as a band and were ready to start an extensive Latin American Tour, kicking off in Mexico on May 25th. Unfortunately for their fans, the band has announced that all dates of their live performances had to be cancelled due to lack of professionalism from the local organizer, Cronos Entertainment. In their announcement, which you can read in full below, Moonspell apologize to the fans and promise to try and reschedule for a visit in 2018.

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Posted: 09.05.2017 by nikarg | Comments (12)


Moonspell - Releasing New Album In 2017

After filming a new DVD in Lisbon, Moonspell are ready to release a new album this year! The band is currently on pre-production with Jon Phipps at their home studios (Inferno) in Portugal and recently posted online some pictures of their daily work at the studio.

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Posted: 09.03.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (17)


Moonspell - Filming New DVD In Lisbon

Moonspell's upcoming show in Lisbon, Portugal in February will be a night to remember. Not only will the band perform the albums Irreligious (20th anniversary), Wolfheart and their latest Extinct in their entirety but they will also film a DVD for posterity. This special show will be immortalized on a live DVD.

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Posted: 27.12.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Moonspell - To Release 'Irreligious' 20th Anniversary Vinyl

One of Moonspell's best albums, if not the best, Irreligious, returns on vinyl for the first time since its original release back in 1996! It will be released on October 7th, 2016 via Century Media Records. In cooperation with the band, the label decided to re-visit the band's quintessential album as original vinyl editions have been hard to find and are very expensive nowadays. This 20th anniversary edition includes various additional treats.

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Posted: 24.08.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (2)


Moonspell - Announce New Shows, Working On New Material

Moonspell have toured extensively in support of their latest album, Extinct. But the touring will continue. In fact, the Portuguese group just announced their final tour for 2016 that will bring them to Spain and France. They will also perform at the Eindhoven Metal Meeting and Graspop Metal Meeting with an Irreligious set for the record's twentieth anniversary. Der Weg Einer Freiheit and Volker join them on this tour.

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Posted: 16.06.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Moonspell - Debut 'Domina' Video

The new video from Portuguese metal kings Moonspell has just been released. The song featured is "Domina", arguably one of the best of the new record Extinct, which was released on March 17th via Napalm Records. The gothic metal band has been touring non-stop in support of their newest release and will continue to do so with a new European tour scheduled for October with Dagoba.

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Posted: 18.09.2015 by Bad English | Comments (5)


Moonspell - Announce Second Leg Of European Tour

Moonspell have been very busy promoting their critically acclaimed new album Extinct. Currently touring in North America, the Portuguese gothic metallers will return to Europe and hit the road again for the second part of the successful Road To Extinction Tour. This second leg includes stops in Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and more. See all the dates below that will feature direct support from Dagoba and Jaded Star.

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Posted: 14.05.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (8)


Moonspell - New Lyric Video Online

Portuguese metallers Moonspell have released an official lyric video for the song "Medusalem". You might be familiar with the track since it is taken from the band's new album, Extinct, which was released in March via Napalm Records. The band has been promoting the record and toured recently in Europe. Next up, they will head to North America with Septicflesh and Deathstars. Don't miss the tour if you want to hear the new songs live.

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Posted: 24.04.2015 by Bad English | Comments (3)


Moonspell - Debut New Video

Today sees the official release of Moonspell's new album Extinct in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Portugal as well as Australia. While it will only hit stores on March 9th in the UK and March 17th in North America, now you can watch the band's promised new video clip for the title track. It was directed by Victor Castro for Bulldozer productions and it's the first created for Extinct. You can see if you like the final product below. According to the band, you can expect a meaningful, dark and cinematic video.

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Posted: 06.03.2015 by Bad English | Comments (3)


Moonspell - N. American Tour With Septicflesh, Deathstars

As they are about to release their new album Extinct, gothic metallers Moonspell have now announced that they will be touring in the United States, Canada and Mexico in support of the record in April and May. Joining them on this trek are Septicflesh (who are also touring with the Portuguese band in Europe) and the Swedes Deathstars. See the dates below if you want to check out this tour.

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Posted: 02.03.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Moonspell - Preview All Tracks On New Album

Portugal's own Moonspell will release their new album, Extinct, on March 17th in North America and a few days earlier in Europe via Napalm Records. They have previously released three songs from the album, which is pretty generous. However, today you can already hear audio samples of all the tracks that are set to appear on Extinct and can now be streamed in the YouTube clip below. Enjoy!

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Posted: 27.02.2015 by Bad English | Comments (4)


Moonspell - Unveil Another New Song

Moonspell have been kind enough to share another new track today to promote their new record Extinct. It's already the third track you get to hear from the opus and this particular song will open the album. "Breathe (Until We Are No More)" got the lyric video treatment and you can stream it below through YouTube. Craig Gowans created the lyric video and this song also features as special guests the Mumin Sesler String Group, a Turkish orchestra based in Istanbul. What did you make of the song?

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Posted: 18.02.2015 by BloodTears | Comments (14)


Moonspell - Streaming New Album Title Track

Moonspell are currently streaming the title track "Extinct" from their new album. This means they have revealed another piece of the Extinct puzzle. Prepare your ears and enjoy the new tune here. After you do, share your thoughts about the track. Do you like it more than the previous single "The Last Of Us"?

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Posted: 02.02.2015 by DreamingDesire | Comments (18)