doom

The Flight of Sleipnir - V (Napalm Records)

More fun than an eight legged horse...
Release Date: 
28 Nov 2014 - 12:30am

Despite V being the fifth album from hard working duo Clayton Cushman and David Csicsely, the band shows no sign of easing up with their large-scale compo

Anguish - Mountain (Dark Descent Records)

Powerful doom...
Release Date: 
12 Nov 2014 - 12:30am

Following (relatively) hot on the heels of their 2012 debut Through the Archdemon's Head, Anguish present us with Mountain; and rather good it is too.

Green Lane Festival announcement has stoners salivating at the lineup (and the free BBQ!)

The Green Lane Festival at the Tote in Melbourne is a day of doom and stoner rock in all of it's many shapes and forms. There are 13 acts taking part which is a fitting number for a day of doom!

From pummelling riffs, free-form groove, experimental drone, straight up rock n roll and twisted melodies, The Green Lane Festival offers something for every discerning & genre critiquing doom

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

The Order of Israfel - Wisdom (Napalm Records)

Long form doom with a whiff of folk...
Release Date: 
28 Aug 2014 - 11:30pm

Gothenberg doom merchants The Order of Israfel open their album Wisdom with Wisdom which commences with some gentle harmonics and acoustic - so is this the folk e

John Gallow - Violet Dreams (I, Voidhanger Records)

Fat doom...
Release Date: 
30 Jun 2014 - 11:30pm

John Gallow, hardly much of an alter-ego name for John Gallo (Blizaro, Orodruin etc), but names aside, this is some fat doom that

Opium Warlords - Taste My Sword of Understanding (Svart Records)

Bass. Bass. More bass. Heavy joy...
Release Date: 
29 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Opium Warlords love the bass; just for this reason it gets my seal of approval.

Of Spire & Throne - Toll of the Wound (Broken Limb Recordings)

Gloomy doom sludge fudge fun...
Release Date: 
12 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Imagine lying in an open grave while above you, hoards of imps and demons heap clods and sods of cold wet earth onto your face, burying you alive.

Oruga - Blackened Souls (Apathia Records)

Surprisingly excellent French doom...
Release Date: 
18 May 2014 - 11:30pm

French outfit Oruga are treading a well worn path.

Graves at Sea - This Place Is Poison EP (Eolian Empire)

If yer gonna cover Sabbath...
Release Date: 
22 Apr 2014 (All day)

Crusty as all hell, defenders of the extended-play format, and given to deadly bouts of groove, Graves At Sea keep all us sludgy motherfuckers pretty damn happy.