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Rafael Bittencourt

Rafael Bittencourt

Real/full name:
Rafael de Paula Souza Neto
48 (born Oct 22nd, 1971)
Place of origin:
Brazil (São Paulo, São Paulo)


In an interview with Brazilian rock journalist and ex-MTV VJ Gastão Moreira in 2015, Rafael Bittencourt confirmed the rumor that he played in the infamous punk rock band Lixo Atômico (Atomic Waste) in the 1980s that was known for playing Cólera, Inocentes and Garotos Podres covers. He also stated in that the Brazilian punk rock scene during this time was far superior to the Brazilian heavy metal ...


Featured in the "Global Metal" documentary.


Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (choirs), Percussion (1991-present)

1992 Reaching Horizons (Demo) Guitars
1993 Angels Cry Guitars
1994 Evil Warning (EP) Guitars
1995 Eldritch - Angra (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1995 Live Acoustic at FNAC (EP) Guitars (acoustic), Vocals (backing)
1996 Eyes of Christ (Demo) Guitars
1996 Make Believe (Single) Guitars
1996 Holy Land Guitars, Vocals (backing), Percussion (additional) (track 5)
1996 En Tournée (Split) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1996 Freedom Call (EP) Guitars
1997 Holy Live (Live album) Guitars
1998 Rainy Nights (Single) Guitars
1998 Lisbon (Single) Guitars
1998 Acoustic... and More (EP) Guitars
1998 Angels Cry / Holy Land (Compilation) Guitars
1998 Fireworks Guitars
2001 Acid Rain (Demo) Guitars
2001 Rebirth Guitars
2002 Rebirth World Tour Part 1 (Live in Rio de Janeiro 2001) (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2002 Hunters and Prey (EP) Guitars
2003 Rebirth World Tour - Live in São Paulo (Video) Guitars
2003 Rebirth World Tour - Live in São Paulo (Live album) Guitars
2004 5th Album Demos (Demo) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2004 Temple of Shadows Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (choirs) (tracks 2, 9)
2004 Wishing Well (Single) Guitars
2006 The Course of Nature (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2006 Aurora Consurgens Guitars, Vocals (backing), Vocals (choirs) (track 2)
2010 Arising Thunder (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2010 Lease of Life (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2010 Aqua Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Angels Cry: 20th Anniversary Tour (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2013 Angels Cry: 20th Anniversary Tour (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2014 Newborn Me (Single) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2014 Secret Garden Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2018 ØMNI Guitars, Vocals (backing)
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Bittencourt Project

Guitars, Vocals (2008-present)

2008 Brainworms I Guitars, Vocals

Lixo Atômico



Guitars (2006)


Guitars (2020)

Andres Alvarez

2010 The Eyes of the Moon Guitars (lead) (track 13)

Embrace of Disharmony

2014 Humananke Guitars (lead) (track 4)

Kiko Loureiro

2014 The White Balance (Live album) Guitars (acoustic)


1992 Captain Frog (Demo) Vocals (backing) (tracks 2, 3)


2014 Last Dawn Guitars (track 2)

Terra Prima

2010 And Life Begins Vocal, Guitars

Time Machine

2004 Reviviscence: Liber Secundus Guitars (lead) (tracks 11, 12)

Tropa de Shock

2004 Survivors Guitars (track 6)


2018 Queen of Time Latin lyrics


2001 Acid Rain (Demo) Producer
2003 Rebirth World Tour - Live in São Paulo (Video) Editing (additional)
2003 Rebirth World Tour - Live in São Paulo (Live album) Editing (additional)
2004 Temple of Shadows Cover concept, Typography
2006 Aurora Consurgens Cover concept
2014 Secret Garden Art direction

Bittencourt Project

2008 Brainworms I Cover concept, Lyrics (tracks 1 - 8, 10, 11, 12), Logo, Songwriting (tracks 1 - 8, 10, 11, 12), Producer
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