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Review: Black Sabbath “The Eternal Idol” [Vertigo Records]

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The 80’s marked the start of inconsistent line-ups, sounds and production values for Black Sabbath. It’s as if Tony Iommi kept adapting more to his singer’s styles rather ...
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Review: Grey Skies Fallen “Cold Dead Lands” [Paragon Records / Grimm Distribution / More Hate]

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This year Paragon Records / Grimm Distribution / More Hate has re-released from Old Souls Collective last year’s LP Cold Dead Lands of American melodic doom/death metal band ...
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Review: Funeral “Praesentialis in Aeternum” [Season of Mist]

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Here is a band working through their sorrows and difficult emotions with the help of a tortured doom metal album, and with rather musically enjoyable results. The overall ...
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Review: Runemagick “Darkness Death Doom” [Aftermath Music]

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For some reason I was convinced that Darkness Death Doom was the Runemagick album that changed the band’s dynamics for the worst, but fortunately I was rather mistaken. Yes, the ...
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Review: Mystic Charm “Shadows of the Unknown” [Shiver Records]

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There are a few misconceptions that people who are new to metal usually make. One includes the assumption that anything slightly slower than a sub-genre’s usual trademarks would ...
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Review: Farer “Monad” [Aesthetic Death]

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The Dutch drone/noise/sludge metal band Farer, earlier known as Menhir, this year has released their debut album “Monad”, serious, apocalyptic and furious soundtrack to a total suffering. With ...
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Review: BleakHeart “Dream Griever” [Sailor Records]

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The new project of musician JP Damron BleakHeart, which subsequently became a full-time band (with the members from such bands as Dreadnough or Across Tundras), has released their ...
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Review: MOS GENERATOR / DI’AUL ‘SPLIT’ [Argonauta Records]

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Two bands with strongly complimentary sounds come together in a rock hard split EP that promises to delight listeners with its vintage feel and heavy grooves. Mos Generator ...
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Review: Bleeding Eyes “Golgotha” [Go Down Records]

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Bleeding Eyes return with their sixth release, bringing with them a darker and heavier approach to their music. All familiar aspects of the band’s sound remain intact, but ...
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Review: Cirith Ungol “Forever Black” [Metal Blade Records]

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People have always considered reunions and comebacks more favorably than long-term farewell tours (is it right, Scorpions?). And it’s not only about that the first ones give hope ...
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Review: Katatonia “City Burials” [Peaceville Records]

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Katatonia‘s story is quite similar to their countrymen Opeth one: started as very depressive Doom/Death Metal, the band strived to make their sound softener, Jonas Renske stopped to ...
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Interview video: HellSon Röcha of Pombajira (Brazil)

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Brazil’s doom trio Pombajira released killer debut album (self-titled) end of November this year via Helldprod Records. HellSon Röcha (vocals, guitars) answered bunch of our questions so you ...
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Interview audio Isole

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Interview with Jimmy (bass) and Crister (guitars) about Swedish Doom metal band, Isole. https://www.facebook.com/Isoleofficial/ ...
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PARADISE LOST Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST

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British gothic metal pioneers PARADISE LOST have signed a worldwide deal with German-based metal powerhouse Nuclear Blast. Nuclear Blast owner Markus Staiger adds: “As a fan from day ...
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CREMATORY: ‘Haus Mit Garten’ Video Released

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“Haus Mit Garten”, the new video from the German gothic metal act CREMATORY, can be seen below. The clip was once again directed by Dirk Weiler of Brand-X-Films. ...
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Interview: Sourvein

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Sourvein have just released their heaviest album yet with the magnificent Aquatic Occult. We had a chat with singer T Roy to hear all about the album, it’s ...
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Interview Phazm

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Interview with Pierrick Valence, vocalist and guitar player of Phazm.   Greetings Pierrick, thank you for your time. Phazm is a Doom/Death metal band that you have formed ...
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Excruciation’s ”Lutheran Psalms” EP is out

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”Lutheran Pslams’‘ EP by Excruciation is out via worlwide digital stores. https://excruciation.bandcamp.com/album/lutheran-psalms-ep Aswell, you can check the Swiss’s Doom metal band new album, ”[c]rust’‘ released via WormHoleDeath records. ...
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Interview Excruciation

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A second interview I had about Excruciation, with Hannes (guitar) and Eugenio (vocals); a previous one I had last year which is published here same. Check them out, ...
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TOMBSTONED set release date for new album and premieres first track

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What’s in a name? With Tombstoned, EVERYTHING. These Finnish funereal directors of rocking doom made a big splash with their self-titled debut album, ...
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