Doom Metal

Handshake Inc. and Dark Canvas join forces to bring ...And Justice For Art to the heavy metal masses

Veteran music writer Ramon Oscuro’ Martos has teamed up with Dark Canvas and Handshake Inc., to release ...And Justice For Art: Stories About Heavy Metal Album Covers.

This limited edition volume of one-of-a-kind stories recounts all the bloody and artistic details behind the making of such iconic metal covers as Slayer's Reign In Blood,

Australian doom lords The Slow Death to release Ark on Chaos Records March 16

Ark crawls along the bottom of humanity's vast ocean of misery through six masterfully arranged tracks of funeral doom.

Mexico's Chaos Records is proud to announce the upcoming release of Ark, the new album from Sydney's The Slow Death on March 16.

Paradise Lost announces new album title and release date

Legends prepare to release 14th album

After taking a trip back in time with the Tragic Illusion 25 (The Rarities) album and the last studio album Tragic Idol (2012) which entered the charts in over 10 European countri

Exorcism working on new album

Exorcism continues along the path and legacy of bands like Black Sabbath and Dio, while taking a more modern approach.

Doomy heavy metallers Exorcism are working on the follow-up to their acclaimed 2014 debut album I Am God.

Helrunar set release date for new album‏

With their five studio albums to date, Helrunar have established themselves as figureheads of serious black metal from Germany inspired by Northern mythology.

Today, Lupus Lounge (a division of Prophecy Productions) announces March 3rd as the North American release date for Helrunar's highly anticipated

Bloodbath - Grand Morbid Funeral (Peaceville Records)

Raise your glass to a new chapter of Bloodbath's legacy
Release Date: 
17 Nov 2014 (All day)

It's not every day you see a legend filling the shoes of another legend, but somehow Swedish death metal veterans Bloodbath have found themselves in just such a position.

Electric Wizard - Time To Die (Spinefarm Records)

When Electric Wizard takes on the grim reaper in a time of great turmoil, you can bet that the results are not going to be for the faint of heart.
Release Date: 
25 Sep 2014 - 11:30pm

Electric Wizard have ascended in recent years to become as influential to doom bands as Black Sabbath were to bands like Pentagram and Sai

Cardinal Wyrm - Black Hole Gods (Own Label)

A solid slab of doom...

This album came out in the beginning of August, so I’m rather slow on the uptake this time around.

Ancient Altar - Ancient Altar (Midnite Collective)

Otherwordly doom from the city of angels.
Release Date: 
22 Jul 2014 (All day)

After you have been scraped off the street from being flattened by Ancient Altar’s filthy and dirty doom for the first time, on a second listen listeners are in for a treat.

Corrosion of Conformity - IX (Candlelight Records)

Nine albums into their career, CoC pull out one of their best efforts yet...
Release Date: 
22 Jun 2014 - 11:30pm

Whilst Corrosion of Conformity’s last album, helpfully titled Corrosion of Conformity, took an absolute age to worm its way into my affections – try as I might, I just cou