Tag Archives: Doom

Ice Dragon – Greyblackfalconhawk

In one of the most astounding feats of prolific music making in recent memory, Ice Dragon has released their third album this year, along with two split EPs with Fellwoods and Kroh. While the recordings are lo-fi and obviously done … Continue reading

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New Album of the Week: Alunah – White Hoarhound

Doom metal is an interesting beast, a sub-genre of metal that has seemingly infiltrated most bands dealing in heavy stoner rock and psych all the way to funereal doom and even some black metal. Many associate it with the 70s, … Continue reading

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Fellwoods & Ice Dragon Split 7″

This past month I’ve been addicted to Fellwoods. Formerly called The Moss, the Portland, OR band released their first full-length album, Wulfram in January 2011. A new EP, Gyromancer is also available for streaming, but no download available until they get a … Continue reading

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Castle Signs to Prosthetic Records, Blacklands Due Sep 11

Those who’ve read my Metal Sirens feature are already familiar with Castle, who released their second album Blacklands on German label Ván records on April 28. However, the label has zero distribution in the U.S., and I haven’t been able to get … Continue reading

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Graveyard’s Lights Out Due October 26

Talk about a double-Swedish stoner whammy — first we hear Witchcraft’s excellent new single, and now their Nuclear Blast labelmates Graveyard have announced a title and release date for their new album! A couple months ago that idea seemed too … Continue reading

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New Witchcraft Song Available

“It’s Not Because Of You”, a brand new song from Swedish doom metal kings WITCHCRAFT, is available for streaming below. The track will be released digitally via iTunes as well as on limited seven-inch vinyl on Friday, August 17. The single will also … Continue reading

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Stoner Rock Primer

There’s often confusion when a musical sub-genre is made up to describe bands that had already been around for several years. The term “stoner rock” started to become widely used in the late 90s, after Roadrunner Records released the compilation, Burn … Continue reading

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