Category: News


New album Alpha Noir and info

Portuguese gothic metallers MOONSPELL have set “Alpha Noir” as the title of their new album, due on April 27 via the band’s new label home, Napalm Records. Commented MOONSPELL frontman Fernando Ribeiro: “A true band has to have to a glorious past, a solid present and a bright future. More...


Moonspell Signs With Napalm Records

Moonspell has signed a worldwide recording deal with Napalm Records. A new album by the dark metal band revolving around the charismatic front man Fernando Ribeiro will be released in spring 2012. Fernando Ribeiro also commented: “With Moonspell nothing really ends, but always ever begins. Signing with Napalm is a...


Hell & Heaven Festival was canceled

Official Moonspell Facebook: Terrible news for the Hell & Heaven Festival in México. “Dear Mexican fans. We are desolate to say that due to Iberia, the Spanish flight company, we have to cancel our presence at the Hell and Heaven Fest in Guadalajara. The delayed flight in Lisbon (1.30 hours),...


Video from studio and video for Mexico

Moonspell: AN Studio sessions. A view to a killer album. Ricardo shreds on the title song! Stay tuned, more to come!!! Moonspell: Countdown to Mexico to meet with one of our favorite crowds in the world!!! Nos vemos!!!


Photos from press conference

Photos from the Moonspell/FreeMusic Press Conference at FNAC Almada Fórum, Portugal, concerning the Incrível Halloween event: MOONSPELL concert “Wolfheart – The Night of the Wolf” (31/Oct/2011) and the Almada Horror Movie Festival (29-31/Oct/2011), which will take place at the Incrível Almadense. Watch Video. About this conference has already been mentioned...


Press conference

On September 29, Moonspell will be hosting a press conference (with signing session) at Fnac Almada, to make the official presentation of the forthcoming Wolfheart Halloween concert at Incrível Almadense. The tribuite band Opus Diabolicum will also be there, to play some songs. You can check out the all the...


Metal Ride Fest IV – Nancy

Metal Ride in association with L’Autre Canal is proud to announce that the Metal Ride Fest IV is happening on november 26th. After the association celebrated his fifth birthday last March with the support of a growing and motivated audience, it’s time to send back the lift with this traditional...


Hell and Heaven Metal Fest 2011

Hell and Heaven Metal fest 2011 was confirmed. It will 19. 11. at Mexico. Moonspell plays with Megadeth, Over Kill, Fear Factory, Kataklsysm, Destruction, Mayan, Tristania, Wehrmacht, Dark Funeral and more. More info – official website

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Interview with Fernando at Masters of Rock

This year Masters of rock festival in Vizovice, Czech Republic, hosted also one of the biggest names from the goth – metal scene, Moonspell. It was a pleasure to speak with such a deep-thinking, well–read person that Fernando Ribeiro definitely is. At about 9pm the band still had some time...


Night Eternal over Beirut – Moonspell at Beirut Rock Festival

Moonspell: Next show, a really special occasion. Our first visit to the Middle East. Night eternal over Beirut, Lebanon. We call out to all our Midlle East region fans to come and enjoy this unique concert! BEIRUT ROCK FESTIVAL September 3rd The Roman Amphitheater – Zouk Mikael – Moonspell (PORTUGAL)...


Darkness Over X-mas Tour 2011

Great news. Darkness over Xmas tour confirmed. Spend the last of 2011 with Moonspell! Winter rise! Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, Moonspell, Hell, Neaera & Suidakra. 25.12.2011     Leipzig (Ger), Werk 2 26.12.2011     Stuttgart (Ger), LKA-Longhorn 27.12.2011     Pratteln (CH), Z7 28.12.2011     Saarbrücken (Ger), Garage 29.12.2011     Hamburg (Ger), Docks...


Moonspell Issues New Album Recording Update

After previously releasing a lengthy post about the lack of updates for a new album, Moonspell has now checked in with the following update about the band’s recording process: “The new album proceeds and we will do a second pre-production with Benny Ricther in late July and Mike will record...