Doom

Track Premiere: Ufomammut – ‘Core’

September 13, 2017 Vince Bellino

Psychedelic doom overlords Ufomammut will flatten you as they blow your mind. Listen to a new song now.

Track Premiere: B R I Q U E V I L L E – ‘Akte V’

August 29, 2017 Vince Bellino

Stream a new offering from anonymous post-metal cult B R I Q U E V I L L E now!

Evil Riffs, Bad Omens, Broken Vans: A Conversation with Beastmaker

May 24, 2017 Sean Frasier

Trevor William Church of doom rockers Beastmaker talks touring, bad omens, and Vincent Price.

Talkin ‘Bout Flex: With the Dead

May 16, 2017 Daniel Lake

We asked doom-mentor Dorrian about how their contribution came about.  Here’s what he said.

Stream & Interview: Heavy Temple’s Psychedelic Journey to the Dark Tower

May 10, 2017 Sean Frasier

Philly doom conjurers Heavy Temple worship at The Dark Tower on psychedelic eye-opener Chassit.

With the Dead Unveil New Track “Vessel of Solitude” Via Decibel Flexi Series 

April 17, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Hear and acquire the brand new With the Dead (ex-Cathedral, ex-Electric Wizard, ex-Bolt Thrower) flexi disc here. 

With the Dead Record Exclusive New Track for the Decibel Flexi Series!

March 30, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Former Cathedral, Electric Wizard and Bolt Thrower members join forces and record new With the Dead track for the Decibel Flexi Series.

DREAM BLOODY GORE: Dreams from Gruesome, SubRosa, and Dreaming Dead

March 15, 2017 Sean Frasier

DREAM BLOODY GORE shares twisted nightmares, dreams, and hallucinations from members of Gruesome, SubRosa, and Dreaming Dead.

Track Premiere: The Bug Vs. Earth – ‘Don’t Walk These Streets’

March 9, 2017 Vince Bellino

“‘Don’t Walk These Streets’ was really written as a reaction to feeling absolutely alienated and set adrift in the surreal manifestation of the American Dream that is L.A,” Kevin Martin says. “It’s a smacked out jazz, fuzzed up trip, into a social void, that I wrote after realizing there is zero safety net in the States for anyone that falls off the gravy train. And as a pedestrian walking a lot around the city in my stay during the recording of Concrete Desert, I attempted to conjure the feeling of sheer dread that I felt wandering across the Hollyweird landscape.”

Track Premiere: Gossamer – ‘Til The Light Left Your Eyes’

March 3, 2017 Vince Bellino

Gossamer play an emotionally heavy form of doom metal that uses elements of choral and chamber music to great effect.

Full EP Stream: Grim Ravine’s Subterrannean Doom Proves “The Light is From Below”

February 15, 2017 Sean Frasier

UK misery conduits Grim Ravine bring the doom and the sludge on The Light is From Below.

Track Premiere: Unearthly Trance – ‘Scythe’

February 1, 2017 Vince Bellino

Bleak, noisy doom is what to expect from Unearthly Trance‘s latest single, “Scythe.”

Current and Former My Dying Bride Guitarists Speak Out About Loving Pallbearer

January 31, 2017 Daniel Lake

We checked in with two guitarists (Hamish Glencross and Andrew Craighan) and let them gush praise about one of their favorite bands.

Full Album Stream: Dying Whale – ‘Last Moments Of Misery’

January 30, 2017 Vince Bellino

There’s something for everyone on the new Dying Whale album, Last Moments of Misery. 

Track Premiere: Egonaut – ‘Initium’

January 20, 2017 Vince Bellino

Egonaut has a new singer and new tunes. 

Full Album Stream: LASER DRACUL Bring the Doom from Dusk ‘Til Dawn

January 18, 2017 Sean Frasier

Swedish doom trio Laser Dracul are the children of the night, and the music they make is LOUD.

Track Premiere: Weltesser – “Living To Try”

January 13, 2017 Vince Bellino

“Living to Try” appeared on Weltesser‘s 2015 demo, but the album version is brimming with even more sludgy, chunky riffs. 

 

Track Premiere: Condenados Reveal Eerie Video For ‘Demon’s Head’

December 13, 2016 Vince Bellino

Condenados comes armed with traditional doom and a creepy music video.

TRACK PREMIERE: MUSTER UP THE COURAGE TO CHECK OUT COWARDICE’S “ERODING ETHOS”

December 7, 2016 Shawn Macomber

Prefer your doom nasty and crusty as fuck? Well, you’re gonna absolutely love capital-“C” Cowardice then. (Your level of adoration for lowercase-“c” cowardice, on the other hand, is a personal matter, but do feel free to confide what you feel you must in the comments section below…) The New Jersey quintet’s admirably expansive and unpredictable debut full-length Without Condolence strives, roughly speaking, to bridge the gap between early Paradise Lost, Black Sabbath circa Vol. 4, and latter day Gorguts — a perfect backdrop for vocalist John Jones’ feral blackened death shriek-growl-shriek. 

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Albez Duz – ‘Wings of Tzinacan’

November 21, 2016 Vince Bellino

Occult rockers Albez Duz take us through their album, Wings of Tzinacan, track by track.

Track Premiere: Worm Ouroboros – ‘(Was It) The Cruelest Thing’

November 16, 2016 Vince Bellino

Worm Ourboros is embracing a darker side on “(Was It) The Cruelest Thing.” 

Full Album Stream: Eternal Deformity Bend Genres On ‘No Way Out’

November 8, 2016 Vince Bellino

Eternal Deformity fuse genres for a unique and challenging listen on No Way Out. 

Track Premiere: Theologian and Lament Cityscape Join Forces for ‘Inevitability’

October 12, 2016 Vince Bellino

Soft Tissue, the collaborative album between Lament Cityscape and Theologian, aims to combine the best elements of both bands. “Inevitability” is the first taste of that collaboration.

Top 5 Most Anticipated Sets: Southwest Terror Fest

October 12, 2016 Vince Bellino

Be sure to check these sets out when Southwest Terror Fest goes down next weekend.

Track Premiere & Interview: Mouth of the Architect – ‘Fallen Star’

September 28, 2016 Vince Bellino

Writing Path of Eight was a different experience for Mouth of the Architect than previous albums, the band says. Listen to a new song and read an interview with the band about writing and recording the new album. 

Shape of Despair Premiere Demo, “Shadowed Dreams”

September 28, 2016 Vince Bellino

Shape of Despair has released the first offering from Alone in the Mist, a collection of demos from the early days of the band. 

Full Album Stream: Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard – ‘Y Proffwyd Dwyll’

September 28, 2016 Vince Bellino

Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard combine ethereal psychedelic and crushing doom on their latest, Y Proffwyd Dwyll. Stream it now before it hits stores. 

Video Premiere: MoRkObOt – “Ogrog”

September 26, 2016 Vince Bellino

MoRkObOt unleash wordless doom weirdness in this new video for “Ogrog.”

Track Premiere: Albez Duz – “Sacred Flame”

September 23, 2016 Vince Bellino

Albez Duz is back and serving up ten minutes of occult doom on “Sacred Flame.”