Articles tagged doom metal

3 Jun 2015 // 3:30 AM

Goatsnake: Black Age Blues

Sunn O))) guitarist Greg Anderson has revived his old band, and it's a balm to anyone who fears that all the good power chord progressions have already been written.

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Blood and Thunder: Anathema Falls and Rises at Roadburn 2015

For a moment, Anathema looked like they would close out the 2015 Roadburn Festival on a completely flat note. Then they pulled off a comeback for the ages.

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16 Sep 2013 // 3:05 AM

Windhand: Soma

The Doom Metal version of the summer blockbuster is here!

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13 Jun 2013 // 11:06 PM

Black Sabbath: 13

Thirty-five years after its last Ozzy Osbourne-fronted album, Black Sabbath return with 13. With career re-energising producer Rick Rubin on board, and Sabbath promising a return to its roots, expectations are understandably high. Best prepare to be disappointed.

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Five Reasons to Mourn: RIP Cathedral

Some fans may prefer the slow-baked emotional trouncing of the band's early years, while others may prefer the fuzz and buzz of its rockier mid-era riots. Either way, Cathedral was a hugely influential band then, and will remain so long into the future. Here are five formidable (and ear-splitting) reasons to mourn Cathedral's passing.

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20 May 2013 // 11:03 PM

Cathedral: The Last Spire

Patron saints of doom bid farewell to their stony parishioners with their riff heavy swan song.

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Cough / Windhand: Reflection of the Negative

This is the music that the Grim Reaper listens to as he pulls Bong rips through sludgy black water!

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10 May 2011 // 7:15 AM

Olde Growth: Olde Growth

This young two-piece doom metal group has plenty of potential and skill, and if they can pinpoint a single goal for their music, they will certainly do well within their genre.

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Kids have been going bananas over Sunn 0))) for a few years now, when they’re not getting all worked up over the new High on

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19 Apr 2010 // 10:00 PM

Cathedral: The Guessing Game

Cathedral's first double album splits the extremes of their sound onto each disc. The contrast shows listeners exactly what makes the band so unique.

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