I’m unsure what others seek when choosing their favorite annual album, for those taken with such trivialities, that is. As far my tastes go, as one who savors hardcore punk confections, I tend to repetitiously consume what I find heaviest in caloric breakdowns and sweet earnestness. Basic genre tenets, really.
Admittedly, there is very little myself and so many other music “writers” or dare I say “journalists” can offer the world. Sure, we can beg our editors to let us stream your band’s EP in exchange for a black Gildan heavy cotton shirt with your logo that your bassist’ps tattoo
Desertfest Belgium was a blast once again! Between 12-14 October, Antwerp has been the European capital of doom, stoner, heavy metal and black metal music. Three days with the heaviest line-up this festival have ever had. Photos and videos // Marika Zorzi Day 1 Photos Videos View this
Kristina Esfandiari is primarily known as the vocalist of the excellent doom act King Woman, where her thunderous vocal performances cut through a thick veil of heavy riffs. However, there is a different side to Esfandiari’s creativity and that is what she partly explores with her side project. With Miserable,
Honored to present an exclusive track premiere from the LA based instrumental doom quartet Goliathan, from their new EP of the same name. The song is an exciting blend of doom, stoner rock, and postrock elements, masterfully put into a musical story telling form, that goes from heavy and powerful
Remember vegan straightedge grindcore project DEAD IN THE DIRT? The group put out a punishing record titled “The Blind Hole” in 2013 then effectively shelved the project indefinitely before vocalist/guitarist Blake Connally assembled INFERNAL COIL and released two EP’s: Burning Prayer of Infinite Hatred (2014) and Bodies Set in Ashen