sludge-doom

The Elephant to release self-titled debut full-length album on October 25th 2019

Many bands (and label promo sheets) may tell us they are different, unique, and are evolving their sound to a new level you have never heard before. This Italian trio in contrast, The Elephant, truly is.

The blues and stoner rock ‘n rollers, formed just last year, have even signed a worldwide record deal with Karma Conspiracy, who will release the band’s first full-length on October 25th, 2019.

Red Stone Chapel to release debut full-length album “Omega Boombox” on October 25th 2019

German-based heavy sludge rockers Red Stone Chapel are set to release their debut album on October 25th, 2019,  via Argonauta Records. Titled “Omega Boombox”, these 8 album tracks are a finest selection of southern-influenced stoner rock, served with a heavy dose of the sludge, blues, progressive and classic rock as well as spoken word parts.

Just recently, the band debuted a first single to the rollercoaster “Squid Limbo”. Listen to the track below.

Fought Upon Earth to release new studio album “Grave Miscalculation” on October 4th 2019

San Francisco Bay Area instrumental progressive metal unit Fought Upon Earth - featuring former members of Acid King, Secrets Of The Sky, And Scorched-Earth Policy - will unleash their “Grave Miscalculation” full-length this fall.   
 
The sonically mesmerizing, nine-track affair was produced by the band with Juan Urteaga (Cattle Decapitation, Secrets Of The Sky, Exhumed), mixed by Urteaga, and includes a rendition of “Old Coat”, by Peter, Paul, And Mary.
 

Heavy Psych Sounds announce festival series for March 2020 in London, Antwerp, Paris and Deventer

Heavy Psych Sounds Records & Booking, the unstoppable cult and fuzz rock machine rising from Rome, Italy, has announced to once again conquer London, the Netherlands, Belgium and this time also Paris, with their highly acclaimed mini festival-series, the Heavy Psych Sounds Fest!

Pinewalker to release debut album “Migration” on September 6th 2019

Salt Lake City, Utah-based quintet Pinewalker is preparing to release their sprawling debut album, “Migration”. Completed for release in early September, the album boasts a cathartic concept, an homage to loved ones lost to cancer, delivered through a crushing display of thundering, groove-heavy doom/sludge metal. The album’s details including preorders and the first single, “Bone Collector”, have been posted.
 

Cranial to release new studio album “Alternate Endings” on September 27th 2019

Sludge metal heavyweights Cranial return with their sophomore album, “Alternate Endings”, to be released on September 27th, 2019, by capable Moment of Collapse Records! Risen from the ashes of almighty Omega Massif, Cranial took the best ingredients, created their own sound and developed it even further. Powerful and earth shattering, apocalyptic and destructive, melodies as uplifting as they are depressive - once again the band pushed themselves forward and refined their songwriting.

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.