Their 2021 album Caravan landed the 12th spot of the Doom Charts Album Top 100 list of 2021… But the record that came before that, Under Acid hoof, came out almost exactly two years ago today… Acid Mammoth was formed in 2015 by Chris Babalis Jr. and Dimosthenis Varikos, two friends with a deep love […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Acid Mammoth"
A very short introduction to this final post about 2021. We did a massive run of personal lists from the Doom Charts Contributors. Personally, I’ve enjoyed seeing all those lists posted and I once again discovered quite a few albums that I did not hear yet. A massive run of glances back to 2021 should […]Read more "Doom Charts Top 100 Albums of 2021"
Sir Valiakos joined the Doom Charts as recent as November 2021; but for all of us it felt like he was always there and we can’t remember him not being there. After he joined he started his own Desert Vulture Facebook Page and continues to promote the shit out of all the albums he loves. […]Read more "Doom Charts – 2021 Favorites – Ioannis Valiakos"
Andy Kovalcik has been wrecking havoc on his own (Bandcamp – Hard Rock & Heavy “NYP/Free Music Downloads“) Facebook group. Which we shortened to: ‘Bandcamp-NYP-Hard&Heavy’. It’s a way to promote all those bands that offer their music for free or pay what you want so they can get more attention. The group was formed back […]Read more "Doom Charts – 2021 Favorites – Andy Kovalcik"
He is our own Hannibal Smith and B.A. Baracus rolled into one! We’re of course talking about Eric ‘The General’ Varasifsky! And even though we’re all hippies over here in this niche we call the Heavy Underground; the man leads us all like The General of a Stoner Rock Army! Cause HE IS ‘The General’ […]Read more "Doom Charts – 2021 Favorites – Eric ‘The General’ Varasifsky"
“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new” -Socrates As the old folk lore goes, March came in like a lion and out like a, well in the Doom Charts case, a fucking lion. Another solid month of new tunes, 23 of […]Read more "Doom Charts – March 2021"
As the late Jim Morrison once professed, “The future’s uncertain and the end is always near” … well that certainly seems true as 2020 delivered a massive blow in the form of a global pandemic. It’s been a tough time and many of us have suffered great losses, personally and provisionally, we talk about it […]Read more "Doom Charts Top 100 Albums of 2020"
The Doom Loom’s Top 40 Albums of 2020It has been a crazy year. There is no doubt it was. You don’t need me to tell you that. However, we must count ourselves fortunate that great artists continue to create in a time of despair for most. Art is an outlet. This year, artists have had […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – The Doom Loom"
Music has been my refuge and comfort this year more than any other in my living memory. The lockdowns and restrictions placed upon us during the Covid-19 pandemic have denied us all of so many of life’s pleasures, but the community spirit within the Heavy Underground has remained undimmed. I have forged new friendships and […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Bob “Mr. Weirdbeard” Baker"
Martin Desbois’ favorite 2020 albums list is presented below. Martin is one of our latest contributors and a strong advocate of the heavy underground scene. LOWRIDER – REFRACTIONS WYTCH HAZEL – III:PENTECOST BUTTERFLY – DOORWAYS OF TIME KIND – MENTAL NUDGE PSYCHLONA – VENUS SKYTRIP KING GORM – KING GORM ELEPHANT TREE – HABITS BRANDA […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Martin Desbois"