“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us…” ~ J.R.R. Tolkien Remember, remember… The fourth of November… For if you recall the Doom Charts post of September, you know what that First Friday of November… means. It is the new publishing date for the brand new October […]Read more "Doom Charts Peroration – September 2022"
“Everything’s one, renewed by the sun…” ~ King Buffalo Renewed by a sun that had it’s day in the north western hemisphere. The days are darkening and the wind rolls in, heralding the coming of the fall… Like those leaves scattered everywhere, the votes were cast in every direction, a total of 231 albums received […]Read more "Doom Charts – September 2022"
“In Brody’s dreams, deep water was populated by slimy, savage things that rose from below and shredded his flesh, by demons that cackled and moaned.” ~ Peter Benchley, Jaws It’s about setting the scene. The dead body in the hotel room. Foreboding music. It’s about the unexpected. About the weird, the wild, and The Cursed […]Read more "Doom Charts – August 2022"
We all know what a shit show 2020 was, in pretty much every way. Except for maybe one. Music. I honestly don’t know what I would have done with the year had it not been for the onslaught of great music we were subjected to. With all the spare time I had to fill, I […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Jonny Pirie"
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"
2020 was an insane year in practically every way possible and the heavy rock scene was no different as molten lava of styles erupted from all over the world. Yes, I have a multi tie for 50th place and honestly feel bad that I left MANY MANY more great albums off this list. Please forgive me! Hope […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – John Gist"
Today we feature our good friend and fellow contributor, Shasta Beast’s Top 25 albums of 2020. Shasta is one of those guys over at Stoner Hive. You know the type. Cool ass people. IZZY AND THE BLACK TREES – TRUST NO ONEA diverse mix of styles from post-punk to fuzzy stoner, Izzy herself brings powerhouse […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Shasta Beast"
2020 – What a year! Overshadowed by a virus, which rose up like an apocalyptic beast, spreading fear and terror, bringing death and disease. For many of us music was the stop and comfort, which saved us from madness. Thanks a lot for all the awesome musicians, bands, labels, blogs, podcasts and fans! Graciously we survived 2020 […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Captain Beyond Zen"
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"