atmospheric doom metal

Shadecrown release lyric video for new single “Rain’s Edge”

Finnish melodic death/doom band Shadecrown released a second single “Rain’s Edge”, which is taken from the upcoming second album “Riven”. The album will be released later in 2019 by Inverse Records and it is mixed and mastered by keyboardist & songwriter Saku Tammelin at Painwood Studio, Viitasaari, Finland.
 
Check out the lyric video for “Rain’s Edge” below.
 
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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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Alunah to release new studio album “Violet Hour” on October 11th 2019

On the back of last year’s critically acclaimed “Amber & Gold” EP, Alunah return with their brand new album titled “Violet Hour”, and the debut for Heavy Psych Sounds, who are proud to welcome the UK hard rock / doom heavyweights to their eclectic artist roster while joining label mates and high class acts such as Brant Bjork, Nebula, Nick Oliveri, Yawning Man among many more.

Saint Vitus - Saint Vitus

Saint Vitus formed in the late 70s as Tyrant and debuted with a strong one-two of an eponymous EP and “Hallow’s Victim”. They hardly had many personnel changes in all those years, with the main difference being if original vocalist Scott Reagers or Wino was behind the mic, with even Lord Vicar’s Christian Linderson (also ex-Count Raven, Terra Firma etc), managing to cut an album though in his brief tenure with the band.

DVM Spiro to release debut album “MMXIX - In Frigidvm Lectvm” on November 22nd 2019

MMXIX - In Frigidvm Lectvm” is the title of DVM Spiro’s debut album scheduled for release on November 22nd, 2019, through My Kingdom Music.

The artwork for “MMXIX - In Frigidvm Lectvm” features the extraordinary pictures by Markus Skabb, while the album will present 4 long songs.

Pallbearer signs worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast and releases new single “Atlantis”

Revered purveyors of their own critically celebrated style of doom infused progressive rock/metal, Pallbearer, have expanded their relationship with leading metal label, Nuclear Blast Records, announcing today that they’ve signed a worldwide deal for the band’s highly anticipated fourth full-length album.