W:O:A METAL BATTLE PORTUGAL 2013 | APPLICATIONS OPEN UNTIL 31 OCTOBER 2012

Organised by SWR inc. (www.swr-inc.net) in cooperation with Wacken Open Air, the W:O:A Metal Battles Portugal began in 2010.

Four years later, over 200 bands have applied for it and over 75 bands have participated in the qualifying rounds.
The qualifying rounds have taken place across the country, in cities like Braga, Porto, Coimbra, Benavente, Faro, Loulé and Beja.

The final qualifying round has always taken place at the legendary SWR Barroselas Metalfest (www.swr-fest.com) that every year witnesses the performances of the final 4 bands. The Portuguese acts at Wacken Open Air were:

2010 - PRAYERS OF SANITY
2011 - SEVEN STITCHES
2012 - MIDNIGHT PRIEST
2013 – UTOPIUM

More than 16 bands have already been selected for the qualifying rounds in 2014, that will take place in Braga, Porto, Lisboa and Beja and SWR Barroselas Metalfest will once again host the final on April 23rd 2014.
More info at: www.facebook.com/metal.battle.portugal

Metal-Battle Tourdates in Portugal

Portugal

Schedule City Venue Date
Preliminary 1 Cascais Stairway Club 17th Jan 2014
Preliminary 2 Beja Bar Infentes 18th Jan 2014
Preliminary 3 Braga Toca 24th Jan 2014
Preliminary 4 Porto Hard Club 25th Jan 2014
Finals Barroselas SWR XVII 23rd Apr 2014

Metal-Battle Winner in Portugal

Portugal
Winner Band: tba.

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send applications to:
SWR inc.
Rua Frei Custódio, 259
4905-447 Barroselas
Portugal

email: metalbattleportugal(at)swr-inc.net
web: www.swr-inc.net