Just released! The latest of Doomed & Stoned’s critically acclaimed series documenting the explosion of heavy underground music around the world takes us on a journey through the lowlands and highlands of Scotland! There’ll be plenty to discover in Doomed & Stoned in Scotland (2021), featuring 40 bands specializing in doom metal, stoner rock, and […]Read more "Doomed and Stoned in Scotland Giveaway!"
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 & Stoned in Russia Giveaway!"
This month on The Doomed & Stoned Show, Doom Charts contributors Bucky Brown (The Ripple Effect), Billy Goate (Doomed & Stoned), and John Gist (Vegas Rock Revolution) are teaming up to give you their thoughts and reflections on the Top 10 albums in the June edition of the Doom Charts. Listen for new music from […]Read more "The Doom Charts Countdown Show!"
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"