I write to find the surrogate writer in me.
Rui is a graduate of the University of Porto, teacher, and life-coach.
He is also a partner of Rock n’Heavy and the founder of ZENite.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday: Two Sides of the Same Coin
Celebrities like Madonna avoid shopping on Black Friday and willingly favor staying at home over going out to shop during a sales season.
Singer Sara Carreira, David Carreira's sister, Died in Traffic Accident
________________________________________ Sara Carreira died yesterday, Saturday 5, in a car crash in the Portuguese main highway (A1), between Santarém and Cartaxo in the Póvoa da Isenta area. She was only 21 and the daughter of acclaimed singer and songwriter Tony Carreira.
To Fleet or Not to Fleet
Tw itter Fleets is a trending feature for writers struggling to make their stories go viral while actively exploring new ways to grow an audience and expand social engagement.
Anathema - Interview with Daniel Cardoso
Daniel Cardoso is a multi-instrumentalist born in Beja, Portugal that started playing live with Anathema in 2010 and has since become a band member. Rock n' Heavy had the chance to talk with Daniel just after the release of "Distant Satellites."
Amorphis - Interview
I had the pleasure of interviewing Amorphis, just before the release of “Circle,” via Nuclear Blast. What is it like to work with the legendary Peter Tägtgren? And how did Peter’s talent intertwine with Amorphis’ characteristic sounds in your latest work?
Epica - Interview
At the beginning of 2012, I had the chance to interview Yves Huts, bassist from Epica, the Dutch paramount symphonic metal band.
At The Gates - Interview
What can you unveil about “At War With Reality,” namely about its main lyrical theme, and what inspired this astonishing comeback after 19 years?
My Interview With An Exotic Bellydancer MetalHead
Mahafsoun describes herself as a “Persian bellydancer and artist, with drops of Azerbaijani and Egyptian in my blood. Besides many other reasons, this combination makes me passionate about some of the world's most beautiful dance forms— oriental dances. Out of all the Middle East's magickal dances, at the age of 15, I fell eternally in love with the spiritual, ancient, and immortal art of Bellydance. To this day, that undying desire is growing.”