Another Doom Charts post? Well, let me explain… A few of the Doom Charts contributors are so smitten with certain albums that they vote for the album and immediately deliver a blurb to be used when the Charts go live. And well, sometimes we must deliver sad and bad news to them and state that […]Read more "Doom Charts Peroration – September 2021"
“Outside the dawn is breaking, But inside in the dark I’m aching to be free…” ~ Freddie Mercury The show must go on… And so it does… Should we say a few words to mark the occasion? Or should we stick to what it’s all about, those heavy albums featured below? Let’s do just that! […]Read more "Doom Charts – September 2021"
Häxmästaren Gothenburg’s stoner/doom/sludge behemoths join Majestic Mountain Records for the full Majestic treatment on the vinyl release of their explosive sophomore album Sol I Exil! The test pressing has already been approved and the album will be available in August! Häxmastaren had the following to say about joining the Majestic Mountain Crew:“Häxmästaren is insanely proud […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Häxmästaren"
Doomed & Stoned in Colorado has arrived. Huge Bandcamp giveaway of this mega-compilation featuring 55 heavy bands in the doom metal and stoner rock family.Read more "Doomed and Stoned in Colorado"
Get the latest compilation in Doomed & Stoned‘s ongoing series exploring heavy music scenes from around the world! Doomed & Stoned in Russia, Vol. 1′ (2021) features 58 bands from the Land of Rus, with styles ranging from trad and Gothic doom to death-doom, black-doom, and progressive doom, as well as some stoner and heavy […]Read more "Doomed and Stoned in Russia Giveaway!"
HOREHOUND – WEIGHT(Heavy Metal, Doom, Post Metal, Sludge, Stoner)Pittsburg, Pennsylvania Pittsburgh’s Horehound distills a potent blend of snarling riffs, morose melodies, and rhythmic intricacy that owes equally to doom metal convention and goth/dark ambient atmosphere. Over the course of several releases, the band has established themselves as mainstays at major doom festivals. Watch for performances […]Read more "FRIDAY FREEBIE – HOREHOUND"
FRIDAY FREEBIE ALERT! More killer tunes from the Spanish label Spinda Records. Today grab the new album by the band Hibrido from Algecira, Spain as well as members of that bands other band Viaje A 800’s reissue of their debut album Diablo Roto Dë.... Enjoy the tunes and support the arts!! HIBRIDO – I(Progressive Rock, […]Read more "Hibrido | Viaje A 800"
We are happy to present the second studio album from Santiago Hard-Rockers DIXIE GOAT, released on November 6th. On “There’s No Light Without Darkness”, the power-trio put its musical influences into a bowl and mixed them hard enough. It took five years and finally the Goat is back louder, heavier and slower. “There’s No Light […]Read more "Dixie Goat – There’s No Light Without Darkness"
MOURA – MOURA Welcome to Doom Charts, representing some of the finest bloggers, journalists, radio, podcasters and album reviewers from the heavy underground around the globe. Each month, our critics submit their picks for the best new doom, sludge metal, stoner-psychedelic and heavy rock albums. The results are compiled and tabulated into the chart below. This […]Read more "FRIDAY FREEBIE – MOURA"
CRUTHU – Athrú Crutha This week’s Friday Freebie is a band about to make a big splash in the doom, stoner, sludge scene. We here at the Doom Charts highly endorse the new album by the band Cruthu from Lansing Michigan. Check it out below, throw them some support and if you’re lucky and fast […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Cruthu"