Doom Metal

The Devin Townsend Project, Katatonia to co-headline "Epic Kings & Idols Tour" with Paradise Lost as direct support

Without doubt, one of the best packages of the year is coming your way (if you're in America)!

This September, the Devin Townsend Project and Katatonia will team-up for the Epic Kings & Idols Tour, a co-headlining North American run featuring

16 - Deep Cuts From Dark Clouds (Relapse)

Punishing stuff from the veteran SoCal sludgesters...
Release Date: 
23 Apr 2012 - 11:30pm

For God’s sake don’t listen to 16 if you’re feeling a little sorry for yourself; And if you have to, absolutely have to, then make sure any sharp objects within r

Samothrace: Reverence To Stone Set For (Northern) Summer Release

Nearly four years in the making...

Doom metal harbingers Samothrace this week proudly announce the completion of their highly-anticipated second LP.

Candlemass - Psalms for the Dead (Napalm Records)

Trad doom of the highest calibre from the veteran Swedes...
Release Date: 
8 Jun 2012 (All day)

In an interesting reversal of the normal order of things, Candlemass have announced that this will be their final album.

Coffins: European Headline Tour Announced.

The March of Despair tour starts next week!

Tokyo, Japan’s harrowing death/doom legion Coffins has announced their two week headlining March of Despair European Tour.  The tour kicks off in Barros

Christian Mistress - Possession (Relapse)

Old school yes, old fashioned, yes, brilliant, yes...
Release Date: 
27 Feb 2012 - 11:30pm

The thing about ‘traditional’ heavy metal is that it’s been done to death. For nigh on five decades.

Greed & Rapacity: Debut EP Imminent!

'Loki Bound' to be unleashed next week!

Metal extremists Greed & Rapacity have been cultivating a rapt audience of devotees and supporters since their Ergreifer demo surfaced in 2010.

Wretched - Son of Perdition (Victory Records)

Blazing Fast Guitars? CHECK! Machine Gun Drumming? CHECK! Wicked Evil Vocals? CHECK! Wretched's Son of Perdition has it all.
Release Date: 
26 Mar 2012 (All day)

With immense anticipation I pop in

Saint Vitus - Lillie: F-65 (Season of Mist)

Doom legends return to show the young ones how its done.
Release Date: 
26 Apr 2012 - 11:30pm

If there has been one album that has been impatiently anticipated more than any other this year, it is Lillie: F-65, from US doom lords Saint Vitus.

Confessor: Reunion shows confirmed, New Demo Collection released.

'Uncontrolled' to be released in May!

Confessor had made a name for itself by writing unapologetically heavy riffs, with a unique flare for timing changes.