doom

Mount Salem - Endless (Metal Blade)

Frustrating...
Release Date: 
4 Mar 2014 - 12:30am

Mount Salem tick all the boxes for me: powerful female vocalist, psychedelic doom rock sound and sultry organ/keyboard work being just three of the said boxes.

Loath – Total Peace (Inverse Records)

Harrowing
Release Date: 
21 Mar 2014 (All day)

Harrowing. In one word, you can sum up this album: harrowing.

Conan – Blood Eagle (Napalm Records)

To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and hear the lamentation of their women!
Release Date: 
28 Feb 2014 (All day)

Crown of Talons, the opening song on Conan’s album, Blood Eagle, reminds me why I love doom: lumbering thick riffs that are so heavy that they have a physical pre

Saint Vitus: Celebrating in Style

The band commemorates it's thirty fifth anniversary on the road...

Legendary doom metal icons, Saint Vitus, are pleased to announce a very special run of live rituals to celebrate their astounding thirty-fifth anniversary!

Ogre: New Album Release Imminent

Recharged Italian label Minotauro Records has announced the upcoming release of The Last Neanderthal from Portland, Maine's heavy metal doom rockers Ogre on February 21 in Europe and March 8 in North America!

The band's fourth full-length release continues Ogre's splendid combination of classic proto-metal (Black Sabbath, Budgie, Dust),

Abyssal - Novit Enigma Dominus qui Sunt Emus (Iron Bonehead Productions)

Vinyl re-issue of a new classic
Release Date: 
31 Jan 2014 (All day)

A friend of mine had a dad who used to make himself "cowboy coffee," which basically amounted to a pour-over cup of joe, with the remaining grounds subsequently thrown into the bottom of

Kadavar's Lupus is coming to visit!

Precision German engineering...

Kadavar guitarist and vocalist Christoph ‘Lupus’ Lindemann is in a hotel room in Germany, at the tail-end of the band’s European tour.

Avatarium - Avatarium (Nuclear Blast)

Emotionally draining yet exhilarating in equal parts; In short, a masterpiece.
Release Date: 
31 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

Another day, another record company-proclaimed ‘supergroup’.

Avatarium: Leif Edling Speaks

The band's debut album summed up by it's creator...

With the release of their self-titled debut record coming up November 1st, 2013 newly minted doom act Avatarium now give an insightful look into the songs of Avatarium.

Akris - Self Titled (Domestic Genocide Records)

A veritable feast of bass...
Release Date: 
30 Sep 2013 - 11:30pm

Oof! This debut album from Akris is a bass-centric slasher fest. It's experimental/punk/sludge/noise/psychedelica and a host of other things but boring it certainly is not.