“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"
You all may know him as the man behind the pedal shop known as Stonefly Effects. We know him as that too, but Marc is a passionate devote to the scene who has a knack for taste when it comes to heavy music and the proof is in his vinyl collection. Proof is also in […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Marc-Eric Gagnon"
Our good friend and partner Tony Maim shows off his favorite albums in no particular order below. Tony runs the blog Black Insect Laughter and is a dedicated contributor with us here at the Doom Charts. Dig in and find your next favorite band. Desert Colossus – Eyes and Tongues Lowrider – Refractions Acid Mammoth […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Tony Maim"
Why don’t the Grammys matter? Because it feels rigged and cheap – like a popularity contest that the insiders club has decided. ~Trent Reznor We probably all heard the news that Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard got snubbed at the annual Grammy Awards. Whoever is in charge of that poor excuse for an awards show needs to […]Read more "Doom Charts – January 2020"