Mindcrawler – Lost Orbiter (2020) “Past the Tannhäuser Gate, through the vortex of black holes and back to the dust of the Death Valley. Mindcrawler know the most remote places like the back of their hands. Since 2016 this space vehicle from the outskirts of Munich navigates the orbit of Bavaria’s Live Clubs and leaves […]Read more "Bandcamp Giveaway – Mindcrawler"
Desert Storm – Omens (2020) Thanks to Desert Storms in conjunction with APF Records, the finest riffs from the UK underground, for the bandcamp codes this round. Desert Storm are a heavy rock/sludge band from the UK with several albums under their belt. Omens was released on May 1, 2020 and there are still some […]Read more "Friday Freebie – Desert Storm"
“If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.” ~Henry David Thoreau The Doom Charts is all about consensus from a wide variety of individuals, each with their own personal tastes […]Read more "Doom Charts – April 2020"
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"
What a year it has been once again. Rock has been declared dead so many times. Or declared a Titan Arum that bloomed for the last time around the seventies an equal amount of times. But it seems the heavy side of rock just keeps on blooming. It’s just different nowadays! Because of the internet […]Read more "Doom Charts 2019 Favorites – Joop Konraad"
“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” ~Thomas Merton It’s amazing what is happening in the heavy underground scene right now. The artistic endeavor involved in all aspects of music is what makes it so immersive as a total experience both physical and mental. Yes, most of us our […]Read more "Doom Charts – May 2019"
“When you hit a groove, it’s not you; it’s the spirit world. The spirits whisper the ideas in your brain and prod you along. They’re the ones that are really happy.” -Tommy Chong Another month down, and no sign of slowing down. April brought us the infamous 4/20 and although we didn’t have as big […]Read more "Doom Charts – April 2019"
The two most joyous times of the year are Christmas morning and the end of school. -Alice Cooper Christmas has passed, and most schools are out on winter break, but I think Alice could agree, the third most joyous time of year is Doom Chart release day. December chart is here. We say it every […]Read more "Doom Charts – December 2018"
Warlung – Sleepwalker (2017) (Houston, TX) Founded in 2016, former members of Houston’s The Dead Revolt and Rivers joined forces to push the limits of song writing and creativity. Inspired by the sounds of old, WARLUNG has taken what the 70’s era of rock and psychedelia gave us and turned it into a hi-powered, […]Read more "Friday Freebie: Warlung – Sleepwalker"
Why not start this Friday off with some free codes to a kick ass band perfectly named for what you’d expect? This is a week before release date, so you’ll surely be one of the cool kids. Check it out below and hurry, there aren’t as many as some of the free giveaways so the […]Read more "Friday Freebie: Spacemetal – Shroud"