The realm of metal has seen countless bands seeking to stretch their creative muscles beyond simply writing music.
Forward-thinking, noise-ridden curation.
Join the Astral Book Club!
Announcing our new book club, starting with a sci-fi classic.
The Art of Magic: The Gathering / Seb McKinnon
The first in a new series exploring the art of the famous card game.
Acid, Riffs and Evil Warlords: Inside the Bloodsoaked Thrash of High Command
Inside the grim medieval world of Everlasting Torment.
A Voyage Across the Perpetual Planes with Atramentus
A look at the meticulous worldbuilding behind the funeral doom outfit’s debut album.
Engulfed in the Toad King’s Mighty Flame: Inside the Fantastical Doom of Goblinsmoker
Toad rulers and sacrificial goblins meet fuzzed-out blackened doom. What’s not to love?
Vile Creature: Combating Bigotry Through Sci-fi Doom
Accompanied by a short story, Vile Creature’s latest LP promotes anti-oppression through colossal doom and political allegory.