“I play guitar because I like to make loud noises. And the guitar is the coolest way to make a loud noise.” Kim Thayil We’ll add to that thought bass, drums, vocals, keys, gongs, etc. Heavy music often requires volume cranked to 11, and we live in an age where we’re spoiled for bands ready […]Read more "Doom Charts – June 2022"
“It’s a Saturday night thing when you feel cool like a gangster or a rockstar… They call it a chippie, a small habit. It feels so good, you start doing it on Tuesdays… then Thursdays… then it’s got you. Every wise ass punk on the block says it won’t happen to them, but it does…” […]Read more "Doom Charts Peroration – May 2022"
DEEPSHADE – GLOAMING “DEEPSHADE’s third release marks a more experimental approach to our heavy, catchy sound. And it’s one we can’t wait to play live. Gloaming is a beautiful time, when the sky is deep blue and the sun is just about to go down. It’s an otherworldliness that imbues the songs. It marks both […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Deepshade"
WITCHFINDER – ENDLESS GARDEN “French doom sludge quartet WITCHFINDER are powered by gloomy keyboard effects, haunted Dopelord-like vocals, thunderous riffage and a bone rattling rhythm section. Their upcoming EP “Endless Garden” blends fearsome fuzz, cold psychedelia and mucky sludge. It was recorded, mixed and mastered by Haldor Grunberg (Behemoth, Dopelord, Belzebong) of Satanic Audio in […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Witchfinder"
CHURCH OF THE SEA – ODALISQUE “Church of the Sea were formed in 2017 in Athens, Greece, when three individuals came together to create a distinct sound, balancing between doom and dark electronic rock. They embrace fuzzed sounds, heavy distorted beats and ethereal, chant‐like vocals. The result is a unique atmosphere where doom’s heaviness meets […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Church of The Sea"
“A good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain…” Bob Marley The May 2022 edition of the Doom Charts is here! Only two entries carried over from the Forty we published back in April. I’m sure you can do the math, but that means, 38 new albums listed! Of a total […]Read more "Doom Charts – May 2022"
If you have never spent whole mornings, afternoons and nights with burning ears and rumpled hair, forgetting the world around you listening to heavy rock, forgetting cold and hunger– Below are fifteen amazing albums by damn cool bands and artists that got blurbed about by the Doom Charts Contributors for the regular April Doom Charts […]Read more "DOOM CHARTS PERORATION – APRIL 2022"
RED SUN ATACAMA – DARWIN One more for the road! One more Friday Freebie! I mean, I think it’s still Friday in Hawaii? Right? It’s the amazing new DARWIN album by RED SUN ATACAMA! RED SUN ATACAMA combine desert rock psychedelia and punk fury. Spread through the impetuous fuzz of Californian desert rock, the Parisian […]Read more "FRIDAY FREEBIE – RED SUN ATACAMA"
GREH – AGE OF RESENTMENT Is it still Friday somewhere? Let’s assume it is! Cause yesterday work got hectic and we could not get to work for the Doom Charts and all you lovely freaks out there. But we are here now, and now is all we truly have! So, let’s make Friday stick, make […]Read more "Friday Freebie – GREH"
“The bigger, the better… In Everything” Freddy Mercury Festival season is upon us! Finally! Oh, how we missed all those live shows… Which means many of the Contributors are out of bounce and bouncing hard to all those heavy tunes everywhere! Don’t worry, they all delivered their votes; but perhaps the blurbs are written by […]Read more "Doom Charts – April 2022"