heavy-doom

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.

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!

Mourn The Light release music video for new single “Lost All Control”

U.S. Doom outfit Mourn The Light have released an official video for “Lost All Control”, a track from forthcoming split album with Oxblood Forge.

Mourn The Light with hit the road with Boston’s Firstbourne for a string of U.S. and Canadian shows in October. Dates are as follows.

North American Live Dates 2019:
Oct 2 Allston, MA @ Obrien’s Pub
Oct 3 Ottawa, ON @ Cafe Dekcuf
Oct 4 Montreal, QC @ Piranha Bar

Alcest to release new studio album “Spiritual Instinct” on October 25th 2019

On October 25th, Alcest will once again open the gateways to the otherworldly and release their sixth studio album titled “Spiritual Instinct”.

Recorded at the French Drudenhaus Studios and written in bursts both during and after a prolonged period of touring in support of 2016’s hugely successful “Kodama”, the new album - the first to be released via Nuclear Blast - will lead the blackgaze pioneers into dark soundscapes full of spiritual catharsis.
 

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:

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.