doom

Adrift For Days in Melbourne

Brought to you by Metal Obsession, Sydney doom outfit Adrift For Days are hitting Melbourne this month to spread their message of drone.
Tour Dates: 
21/05/2011 - 22/05/2011

'Smoked-out, psychedelic drone-fuzz' outfit Adrift for Days have been shaking the foundations of Sydn

Tarot - Spell of Iron MMXI (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

It's a re-release of their classic 1986 debut, one of Finnish metal's finest achievements. But is it relevant and is it worth the effort? Yes; if you don't mind superfluous keyboards and some subpar vocal performances.

It’s like a revered artifact of Finnish metal that’s been dug out of the ground, painstakingly restored by eminent sonic scientists, groomed to meticulous perfection…and

Woods of Ypres - IV: The Green Album (Earache/Riot)

Unrelentingly soul-destroying, the Canadian quartet's fourth offering (even as a re-release from 2009) is a slab of innovative yet infinitely intriguing doom metal depression.

Interestingly, Woods of Ypres seem like a band that merely stands on the shoulder of giants upon initial listens.

Deadsea US Tour October 2010

Ohio's metal unit Deadsea are putting the final touches on their upcoming 'Grand Delugeon' tour of the US, set to kick off on October 1.
Tour Dates: 
01/10/2010 - 22/10/2010

Deadsea uses a blend of prog/doom/tech/stoner/metal to create their unique sound, and fans who venture out to the band's upcoming shows will hear selections from the band's upcomin

Moth Eater debuts on metal chart

Following the release of their new album, Moth Eater have put a cover of a Four Horsemen classic up on their MySpace page - and debut at #27 on the Digital Music Chart.

Doom/metal outfit Moth Eater, from Beers Village, New York, have just posted a cover version of the Four Horsemen's classic track Rockin' Is Ma' Business

Adrift for Days to release debut record 'The Lunar Maria'

With inspiration from their love of blues, psychedelia, post-rock, drone and other genres, Adrift for Days' debut record will be available from August 5th, 2010.

Sydney five-piece psychedelic stoner/doom outfit Adrift for Days are set to release their 71-minute debut album The Lunar Maria on August 5th, 2010.

Tombs - Winter Hours (Relapse/Riot)

Although a promising doom prospect, does the debut album from Brooklyn-based Tombs have what it takes?

I wasn't sure what to expect from the debut full lengther Winter Hours from Brooklyn trio Tombs.

My Dying Bride – For Lies I Sire (Peaceville/Stomp)

The Kings (and Queens) of gloom are back with their tenth album of wrist-cutter lullabies.

I’ll confess now I haven’t listened to My Dying Bride for many years now so I was coming into this without any expectations.