doom metal

Grand Magus announces March 2020 UK & Ireland Headlining Tour

The mighty Grand Magus have announced that they will return to the UK & Ireland in 2020 for a run of 9 shows. The Stockholm based heavy metal three piece will be rallying their hordes of fans under the banner of the “Wolf God” as they showcase tracks from their latest studio album.

General overlord JB comments on their return to the UK:

Saint Karloff to release new studio album “Interstellar Voodoo” on October 4th 2019

Hot on the heels of a sold-out split from two of doom’s rising superpowers, the recently formed Swedish label, Majestic Mountain Records, is psyched to announce the release of “Interstellar Voodoo”; the brand-new studio album from Norwegian occult-rockers, Saint Karloff.
 

Lowburn to release lyric video for new single “Cloud Valley”

Finland’s fuzz rock doom fusion, music veterans Lowburn, have announced to return with a brand new album during 2019 with powerhouse label Argonauta Records.

Formed in 2012 by Tomi Mykkänen and Henkka Vahvane after Battlelore went on hiatus, Lowburn are currently putting the final touches on their upcoming, hotly anticipated full length.

Monolord to release new studio album “No Comfort” on September 20th 2019

Monolord, who have been dubbed “Swedish doom royalty” (Noisey) and praised for their “truly modern sound” (Consequence of Sound), release their Relapse Records’ debut, “No Comfort”, on September 20th, 2019.

The album news arrives as the Scandinavian trio share the new song, “The Bastard Son,” from the six-song release, check it out below.

Monte Luna to release new studio album “Drowners Wives” on October 4th 2019

Austin-based, atmospheric doom duo and the brainchild of James Cl and Philip Hook, Monte Luna, have finally revealed the first details about their sophomore studio album, set for release on October 4th, 2019, with Argonauta Records!

Known for their interminable long doom tracks, “Drowners Wives” will mark a change for the band, while Monte Luna will still keep leading you into another dimension and a challenging trip to fill your musical voids.

Alchemical Wake to release debut album “Cassiopea” on August 30th 2019

After Italian blackened sludge and doom metal unit Alchemical Wake have just recently announced the worldwide signing with Argonauta Records, they finally unleash the details about their upcoming, hotly anticipated debut album!

Titled “Cassiopea” and set the for a release on August 30th, 2019, the duo follows and completes the path of their critically acclaimed EP’s to date.

Alcest announces new album “Spiritual Instinct” - due out in October 2019

After a long and intensive work period at Drudenhaus Studios, Alcest can finally announce that they have finished the recordings of their sixth studio album. The first long-player to appear under their new label, Nuclear Blast, is titled “Spiritual Instinct” and will see the light of day on October 25th, 2019, leading the band into darker yet still dreamy and spiritually profound soundscapes.
 

October Tide announces Fall 2019 European Tour with Swallow The Sun

Sweden’s melodic death/doom metallers October Tide, who recently released their new studio album “In Splendor Below”, will hit the road as direct support to Swallow The Sun this fall.

The band’s European tour will commence on October 31st and run through November 17th. In July, prior to the tour, October Tide will perform at Exit Festival in Serbia, Metaldays Festival in Slovenia and Peace & Love Festival in Sweden, among other festivals.

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