sludge metal

Slower Order releases first single “Serpent’s Son”

Since the release of their first EP “Pyramid Toward Oblivion” in 2011, the instrumental power trio, Slow Order, hailing from Bologna pursues a sound of the classic stoner rock with modern heavy metal influences. Following Slow Order’s first full-length in 2014, “Hidden Voices”, gained the band not only high praise from both fans and press alike, but also allowed them to share the stages of all sizes with acts such as Pentagram, Karma To Burn or Avon, to name just a few.

Lord Dying announces May & June 2019 North American Headlining Tour

Progressive sludge unit Lord Dying has confirmed a North American headlining tour.

Scheduled to commence May 8th in Seattle, Washington, the journey will wind its way through more than two dozen cities and come to a close on June 8th in the band’s home city of Portland, Oregon. Support will be provided by psychedelic doom duo Year Of The Cobra. See all confirmed dates below.
 

Destroyer Of Light to release new studio album “Mors Aeterna” on May 24th 2019

Formed in 2012 from constantly boiling musical cauldron that is Austin, TX, Destroyer Of Light has taken a straight forward approach to tempering the disparate and harmonious parts of their influences into a total sum of slow motion tidal heaviness that bows to no altar but that of the riff.

John, The Void premiere new single “Cursed”

Moving in the dark abyss of apocalyptic sludge, post-black metal, doom and electronic sounds, the Italian five-piece power unit John, The Void, returns with their sophomore album, “III – Adversa”, on April 5th, 2019, via Argonauta Records.

Just recently, the band shared a first dark appetizer with the track “Silent Bearer”, today John, The Void are presenting another brand new single for the mind-crushing “Cursed”!

1782 to release self-titled debut album on May 24th 2019

It was a cold December day in 2018, when Marco Nieddu and Gabriele Fancellu formed a doom band called 1782, in honor of all the “witches” murdered by the bigoted minds of many generations. Just a month later, the band entered the studio to record the single “She was a Witch”, released by Electric Valley Records in within the same month. Only a few days after its release, the single turned out to be a great success, especially on social media and by listeners of the genre.

YOB share Amoeba Green Room Session

YOB, who kick off a new round of North American tour dates on Tuesday, share a recently taped Amoeba Green Room session.

Watch the live video below.

The session was filmed during the band’s previous national tour and features the songs “The Lie That is Sin”, “Breathing from the Shallows”, and “Our Raw Heart”, the title track from the band’s critically-acclaimed 2018 album.

Cult Of Luna signs worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome Cult Of Luna to its worldwide roster! For almost 20 years, Cult Of Luna have imposed themselves as one of the world’s leading post-metal lights.

Constantly evolving, the band pushes the genre’s boundaries from album to album, so as to explore the darkest and mistiest, as well as the driest and most abrupt, landscapes.