atmospheric doom metal

Wolftooth to release new studio album “Blood & Iron” on December 3rd 2021

Richmond, Indiana’s Wolftooth launched onto the scene in 2017, swiftly grabbing the attention of fans, tastemakers and industry alike. Now, building upon the subterranean success of their lauded previous albums (2018’s “Wolftooth” and 2020’s “Valhalla”), the band unveils their colossal full-length Napalm Records debut, “Blood & Iron”, out December 3rd, 2021.
 

Aquilus to release new studio album “Bellum I” on December 3rd 2021

Atmospheric metal band Aquilus return with their second full-length album “Bellum I” on December 3rd, 2021, via Blood Music.

The enigmatic, atmospheric metal band became one of the most whispered-about secrets in the metal scene, following the quiet release of their debut album “Griseus” in 2011.

A 2013 vinyl release rocketed the band into public consciousness, and “Griseus” slowly amassed a following of devoted fans, climbing its way to being voted one of the top albums of the decade on MetalStorm.

Khemmis to release new studio album “Deceiver” on November 19th 2021

Doomed heavy metal outfit Khemmis will make their long-awaited return this autumn with their fourth full-length album, “Deceiver”. Set to be released on November 19th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast, their first record in over three years is their darkest release to date.

Today, the band have also revealed a music video for the first single, “Living Pyre”. Watch the new video below.

Pallbearer announces Fall 2022 co-headlining European Tour with Elder

Unique Arkansas progressive doom quartet Pallbearer, who are currently working on new material, are elated to announce that they will be gracing our neglected European stages once again. In autumn 2022 they will be returning to our shores for a co-headline tour alongside heavy psychedelic band Elder. Appearing as special guests on the run will be ascending label-mates Irist, set to make their European live debut. 

October Tide announces May 2022 European Headlining Tour

Sweden’s melodic death/doom metallers October Tide will hit the road in May 2022 for a headlining European tour.

The tour, postponed from May 2021 due to the covid pandemic, will see extreme metal band Noctem as special guests. The shows in Prague, Hamburg, Mainz and Pratteln could not be rescheduled, because of time frame limitations.

European Tour Dates 2022:
7 May 2022 - INCINERATION FEST, LONDON, UK
8 May 2022 - BAROEG, ROTTERDAM, NL

Dawn Of Solace announces new studio album “Flames of Perdition” - due out in November 2021

On January 24th, 2020, more than a decade after its predecessor “The Darkness”, Finnish death and gothic doom metal icon Tuomas Saukkonen returned with “Waves”, his sophomore solo-album under the flag of Dawn Of Solace.

Praised by fans and critics alike as one of the best albums of the year, the release and the band’s resurrection raised high hopes that it won’t be another 14 long years until a new full-length is out.

Mercury Circle to release debut full-length album “Killing Moons” on October 8th 2021

Following their critically acclaimed “The Dawn of Vitriol” EP (2020), Mercury Circle have shared a brand new song from their upcoming and highly anticipated debut album, “Killing Moons”, which is slated for release on October 8th, 2021, via Noble Demon!

The Obsessed and The Skull announce Summer 2021 US co-headlining tour

The Obsessed and The Skull will join forces for a US co-headlining tour this Summer.

Set to commence July 29th in Cleveland, Ohio, the doom rock caravan will wind its way through nearly two-dozen cities, drawing to a close on August 16th in Rochester, New York. Tickets are on sale now. See all confirmed dates below.
 
US Tour Dates 2021:
7/29/2021 Now That’s Class - Cleveland, OH **
7/30/2021 Club Garibaldi - Milwaukee WI
7/31/2021 Cobra Lounge - Chicago IL

King Woman to release new studio album “Celestial Blues” on July 30th 2021

King Woman, the outfit featuring songwriter, producer, vocalist and “tour de force of gloom and woe” (Rolling Stone) Kris Esfandiari, return with their eagerly-awaited sophomore album, “Celestial Blues” (July 30th, 2021, Relapse Records).

News of the album arrives with a raw, one-take performance “Morning Star”, which was directed by Muted Widows. Watch the new video below.