doom metal

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.

In Mourning post 50-minute long video documentary about the making of “Garden of Storms”

In Mourning from Sweden, a melodic, progressive death/doom metal act, have posted a 50-minute long video documentary about the making of the band’s new studio album, “Garden of Storms”.

The album will be released on October 4th, via Agonia Records. Watch the full documentary, divided into eleven chapters and featuring in-depth interviews with In Mourning members, below.

Skyblood to release self-titled debut album on November 22nd 2019

His name belongs to the most influential and illustrious ones in Swedish metal. Mats Leven’s distinctive and colorful voice has graced albums by Candlemass, Therion, Krux, Yngwie Malmsteen and At Vance – now, after lending his voice to others for decades, fans can finally witness the charismatic singer’s solo album! Under the solo flag of Skyblood, the self-titled debut album will be seeing the light of day on November 22nd, 2019 via Napalm Records.

Avatarium to release new studio album “The Fire I Long For” on November 22nd 2019

On November 22nd, 2019, doom metal wizards Avatarium return to begin another chapter of their hauntingly beautiful otherworld. Only two years after taking fans by storm with their internationally praised “Hurricanes and Halos”, the Swedes are pleased to announce the completion of their fourth full-length release, “The Fire I Long For”. This new album sees the band return to their epic doom roots, while taking inspiration from rock legends like Rainbow and Dio.

In Mourning present lyric video for new single “Yields of Sand”

With a little over two weeks left until the release of “Garden of Storms”, In Mourning’s fifth studio album out on October 4th, via Agonia Records, the Swedish progressive death/doom metallers unveil a new single, “Yields of Sand”, in the form of a lyric video.

Check out the lyric video, which was created by Vinterblot, below.

Cirith Ungol to release new live album/DVD “I’m Alive” on October 25th 2019

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.

Lowburn to release new studio album “Phantasma” on October 25th 2019

After Battlelore went on hiatus, Tomi Mykkänen and Henkka Vahvanen formed a heavy fuzz rock and doom fusion, Lowburn, in 2012. The Finnish music collective and heavy sounds veterans have been hard at work for their forthcoming and hotly anticipated new full length album, “Phantasma”, which will be seeing the light of day on October 25th, 2019, via Argonauta Records!