Moonspell Blog


New album dedicated to portugal earthquake

Fernando announced new EP record dedicated to catastrophy which happened in 1755 in Lisbon: Greetings wolves and witches! First off, many thanks for all the birthday wishes! It was overwhelming and it made me feel way less alone in a world where souls like ours are obliged to get together...


Moonspell founded own label

Moonspell founded own label ALMA MATER RECORDS in August 2016, in Leiria/ Alcobaça in the team of these people: Fernando Ribeiro (CEO / A&R, Moonspell) Pedro Vindeirinho (Product Manager) João Diogo Pereira (Designer) Some words from Alma Mater records: Fernando is Moonspell’s lead singer, lyricist and manager. He started on the...


Re-issue of Irreligious and Opium on vinyl

Moonspell will release 20th anniversary vinyl edition of the classic “Irreligious” album. On October 7th, 2016, an immortal Century Media Records classic, the gothic metal masterpiece “Irreligious” by MOONSPELL returns on vinyl for the first time since its original release back in 1996! In cooperation with the band, Century Media Records...


Fernando Ribeiro’s “Purgatorial” due for September 15th

Born on August 26th, 1974, in Lisbon, Fernando Ribeiro should not be an unknown name to devotees of his craft as singer and lyricist of Portuguese dramaturgs, Moonspell. Though, beyond his predominant responsibilities on Moonspell, it is to remark that he is also a thriving book writer and novelist plus...


Extinct album reviews

Some reviews of Extinct Album: Metal Injection Extinct follows on the heels of 2012’s Alpha Noir double-album, which is a critical juncture for Moonspell for one very important reason. Whether you’re talking about their strangest moments, such as those on The Butterfly Effect (1999), their blackest moments like on Memorial...


Lyrics video for song Medusalem

Lyrics: Two white feathers sewn on the angel black Be mine just for another thousand nights Or leave me to rot to the gods of the sun Just for a thousand lives Two white feathers sewn to the angel’s back


Extinct videoclip released

Moonspell released their first videoclip of album Extinct for the song of the same name. Clip was directed by Victor Castro. Scenes from making of Extinct video and short interview could be seen in SIC Jornal da Noite report.


Teaser of Road To Extinction documentary

Watch teaser of Moonspell’s documentary about extinction and making of their upcoming album Extinct. This document will be included on DVD with limited version of album.


Pre-sale of Extinct started

Napalm Records announced pre-sale of Extinct album in several versions with t-shirt and pendant. This collection is including: