doom metal

  • Yob “Our Raw Heart”- review

    Yob seems to be the forefront of the Oregon doom metal movement since their formation back in 1996. The band features Mike Scheidt on guitar and vocals, Travis Foster on drums and Aaron Rieseberg on bass. The band’s sound usually summons images of autumn nights and rusty  forests, utilizing...
  • First official confirmation from Rockstadt Extreme Fest 2019

    Next year, Rockstadt Extreme Fest will return for its sixth consecutive year. More than likely it will take place near Rasnov, just like the previous editions. The first name confirmed was announced on the big screens near the big stage in the last evening of the 2018 edition, just...
  • Interview with Mournful Congregation

    Few months ago I was writing a review about the new Mournful Congregation new album “The Incubus Of Karma”. The album was great and I think it will be nominated among the best doom metal releases of the year. Recently, I had the opportunity to ask some questions to...
  • Lychgate “The Contagion In Nine Steps”

    I find it hard to talk about avant-garde music; the more difficult to talk, the more enjoyable is to listen to. Bold, atmospheric and assertive, eclectic UK metal band Lychgate long awaited new studio album “The Contagion In Nine Steps” is a hybrid of genres and influences with a...
  • Vanhävd-Låt köttet dö new album

    A 3 track doom metal EP of cosmic dread and existential horror. The date 19 July 2018 marks the release of debut EP Låt köttet dö (”Let the flesh die”) of Swedish doom metal outfit Vanhävds. The EP is a sampler of a future album, showcasing both a slower and faster side of Vanhävd’s...
  • Grimegod concert in Bucharest

    Grimegod are returning to Bucharest at the middle of June, this time with a special concert: for the first time in Bucharest, the band will be playing the album „Dreamside of Me” in its entirety, album which is considered a masterpiece of the 90’ by the press! Considered by...
  • New band confirmed for Metal Gates Festival 2018

     Doomas from Slovakia is the third band confirmed for the Metal Gates Festival 2018. Presenting themselves as a melodic doom metal project, Doomas is coming back to Bucharest after 4 years and they will bring their new album “Portal”, which will be released this year. Metal Gates Festival takes...
  • Zatokrev [SUI] – Ropeburn – Flesh Rodeo

    Update: Schedule: Doors open @ 20:00 Ropeburn – 20:30 – Hardcore / Punk / Sludge // Bucharest Flesh Rodeo – 21:30 // Alternative / Metal // Bucharest ZATOKREV – 22:30 // Psychedelic / Apocalypse Metal // Basel Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/194250354443578/ Online Tickets: 20 Lei: https://eventbook.ro/music/bilete-zatokrev-ropeburn-flesh-rodeo @ the Door: 30...
  • Metal Gates Festival – final poster and line-up by days

    Here is the final poster of Metal Gates Festival and the split on days, in alphabetical order for now. The final schedule will be presented in October. Besides that, in the days to come the organizer, Final Steps Productions, will reveal a lot of interesting things that will happen...