doom metal

Dark Matter releases lyric video for first single “Except Love”

“Except Love” is the first Dark Matter single taken from the album “Nebula to Black Hole” ready to see the light on January 31st, 2020.

The lyric video was edited by Özgür “Ozzy” Deniz. Check out the lyric video for the wonderful, poetic and intimate song, below.

“Except Love” also features Daniel Cavanagh (Anathema) on vocals and Fab Regmann (Antimatter, Disbelief) on drums, as special guests.

Dark Matter to release debut album “Nebula to Black Hole” on January 31st 2020

After two singles, Dark Matter are ready to release their debut album titled “Nebula to Black Hole”, where they paint melancholic, introspective and ethereal musical landscapes thanks to an extremely amazing sound.

The album features 8 songs, great guests from all around the world and everything is held together by the dark art of this creature headed by the visionary Aria Moghaddam from Iran and his talented band mate Mehdi 14CH.

Alcest unveil studio documentary “La lumière autant que l’ombre”

Today, Alcest release their 6th studio album and Nuclear Blast debut “Spiritual Instinct” upon the world. To celebrate, the band has unveiled a studio documentary titled “La lumière autant que l’ombre”, accompanied with the acoustic instrumental version of their new track “Protection”, which was recorded by Neige and can also be found exclusively as a bonus track on select versions of the album. Watch the video below.

Avatarium release a mesmerising acoustic version of new track “Lay Me Down”

Once again, doom metal wizards Avatarium are set to mesmerise fans with their new dark gospel titled “The Fire I Long For”, which will see the light of day on November 22nd through Nuclear Blast.

Today the band unveils another new track off their new record in the form of an acoustic performance video for “Lay Me Down”. Check it out below.

The River to release new studio album “Vessels Into White Tides” on December 11th 2019

After a decade since last their last full-length album (“In Situ”) British Doom Dealers The River return with long-anticipated third full-length album, “Vessels Into White Tides”, on December 11th, 2019, via Nine Records. If you like melancholic doom metal, then this one is essential!

Watch the video for “Vessels” below.

Skyblood release music video for new single “The Not Forgotten”

After lending his distinctive voice to bands like Candlemass, Therion, Krux, Yngwie Malmsteen and At Vance for decades, Swedish heavy metal icon Mats Leven will release his first solo-album ever! Under the name of Skyblood, the self-titled debut album will be released on November 22nd, 2019, via Napalm Records.

Dark Matter signs with My Kingdom Music and announces debut album “Nebula to Black Hole”

My Kingdom Music is absolutely honoured to announce the signing of a new contract with one of the most eclectic realities of the Dark Metal scene: they are Dark Matter, the project behind which the visionary Aria Moghaddam from Iran and his talented band mate Mehdi 14CH paint melancholic, introspective and ethereal musical landscapes.

Cirith Ungol launches live video for “Join the Legion”

On October 25th, 2019, Cirith Ungol will release their new live album/DVD, “I’m Alive”, via Metal Blade Records. Capturing Cirith Ungol at the peak of their darkened, mystical powers before a rapturous crowd at the Up the Hammers festival in Athens, Greece, this recording showcases the magic and might of the band onstage. It’s accompanied by additional performances recorded at the Hammer of Doom (2017) and Rock Hard Festivals (2018) in Germany.

Konvent to release debut album “Puritan Masochism” on January 24th 2020

Could Copenhagen become the new death doom capital? If so, one of the main reasons would be Konvent! Founded in 2015, the collective stoically trudges through the blackest mires – following in the footsteps of Mythic, Paradise Lost, Skepticism and Winter, who all unleashed the bleakest horror on mankind in the early 90s.