Doom Metal

Track Premiere: The Lone Madman “Häxan”

September 30, 2019

Finnish forlorn foursome of doom hit like the bottom of a grave on new track, “Häxan,” off debut album, “Let the Night Come,” for Saturnal Records.

Album Stream: Bretus ‘Aion Tetra’

September 24, 2019

Italian doom metal quartet Bretus unveil and stream new album, “Aion Tetra,” at Decibel. Fans of Candlemass, Isole, and Crypt Sermon take note!

Track Premiere: Cain – ‘Crucify’

August 30, 2019

Don’t “crucify” yourself for sleeping on cult doom heroes Cain when they were around in early ’90s. Rise Above has you covered with an essential new reissue.

Track Premiere: Workshed – ‘Safety Behaviours’

August 30, 2019

Hear ex-Cathedral members Adam Lehan and Mark Ramsay Wharton resurface in crushing new doom band.

Track Premiere: Goatess ‘Dunerider’

August 5, 2019

Doom metal heroes Goatess unveil and stream new track “Dunerider” on Decibel. New album, Blood and Wine, out on Svart Records.

Video Premiere: Amarok – ‘Devoured’

June 3, 2019

What do Amarok, break dancing and Bell Witch have in common? Find out by watching the new video for “Devoured.”

Q&A: Swallow The Sun’s Juha Raivio Is Blinded By The Light

June 3, 2019

Finnish doom-death metallers Swallow The Sun stare death in the face on new album, “When a Shadow Is Forced into the Light.” A Q&A with Juha Raivio.

Track Premiere: Krypts – ‘The Reek of Loss’

April 5, 2019

Smell “The Reek of Loss” when you hear the first song from Krypts‘ new album.

Video Premiere: Waste of Space Orchestra – ‘Wake Up the Possessor’

March 11, 2019

Watch a new video from Waste of Space Orchestra, featuring members of Oranssi Pazuzu and Dark Buddha Rising.

Track Premiere: Smoulder – ‘Ilian of Garathorm’

March 7, 2019

Toronto doomsters Smoulder tell a new epic with new record Times of Obscene Evil and Wild Daring.

Track Premiere: Moros – ‘Every Day is Worse Than the Last’

February 28, 2019

Sludgy death/doom trio Moros reveal a demoralizing cut from their new album, Weapon.

Rankings Beyond Redemption: Cathedral’s Albums from Worst to Best

February 28, 2019

Putting all of doom metal legends Cathedral‘s albums in their rightful place.

Full Split Stream: Primitive Man / Hell

February 20, 2019

Primitive Man and Hell unleash the heaviest, darkest split of the year.

Track Premiere: Novarupta – ‘Ourang Medan’

February 14, 2019

Members of The Moth Gatherer and Domkraft convene for a new Novarupta song.