Category Archives: doom

Awake the Sun – “The Barren Sleep”

Italy’s Awake the Sun are a combination of prog metal and doom metal. They sound like a prog metal band trying to slow down and play doom. That is the key word for this whole thing, “trying.” Even the name … Continue reading

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Amber Asylum – “Sin Eater”

I am someone who does like to explore the boundaries of progressive music. It’s one of the reasons I am drawn to a label such as Prophecy Productions. Yes I am kissing ass for a second. The artists that they … Continue reading

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Ixion – “Enfant de la Nuit”

Ixion belong to the new breed of doom metal bands that have one foot firmly placed on the prog metal side of things. While they might not be as prog as a band like While Heaven Wept, they do use … Continue reading

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Witchcraft announce album details, first single, pre-orders online!!!

Swedish classic / doom / prog rock masters WITCHCRAFT have announced the release date, tracklist and cover for the band’s eagerly anticipated new album. Nucleus is scheduled for a January 15, 2016 release worldwide via Nuclear Blast and will be available as CD, lavish … Continue reading

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Swallow the Sun – “Songs from the North I, II & III”

Getting signed to a major label like Century Media seems like the perfect time to do something bold, and what could be more bold than releasing a TRIPLE album? It does not get much more epic than that. Finland’s Swallow … Continue reading

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The Moth Gatherer – “The Earth is the Sky”

I am new to The Moth Gatherer so I had no preconceived notions about them going into “The Earth is the Sky.” There is so much depth to this album that having an open mind is critical. This is NOT … Continue reading

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THE MOTH GATHERER premiere new song and detail upcoming album, “The Earth Is The Sky”

Swedish atmospheric doom metallers, with strong sludge and post-rock influences, THE MOTH GATHERER, will release their second full-length album, “The Earth Is The Sky”, on November 27th via Agonia Records. In anticipation, the band has revealed a brand new track, “Pale Explosions”, … Continue reading

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