This week I decided I was going to try and listen to more Doom metal and try to gain a greater appreciation of the genre I don’t spend to much time with. I like some of the better known doom acts, Candlemass, Sleep, Electric Wizard, the Peaceville stuff, but I don’t feel like I’ve really delved into it. So with that in mind I asked for some recommendations and set off down the gloomy path heading deep into the doom forest. I still have a lot to get through so the doom journey will likely carry over into next week.
This week also saw some tremendous new releases. The Great Old Ones continue their black metal love letter to Lovecraft with Tekeli-Li. Dark Descent Records are killing it this year in the ways of death and black metal. Thantifaxath’s Sacred White Noise is...Read More