On Sleep’s infamous third record, the band took the genre’s tropes to their most logical and illogical extremes.
With multiple generations of subsequent doom bands citing them as a major influence, Cirith Ungol have begun to take their rightful place as metal pioneers.
Black Peaks have done much to prove that artistic, classy and fearless modern music is capable of making a huge impact beyond the underground.
Heavy with melody, and making good use of dynamics and contrast, Litourgiya possesses something which only the best black metal has…
The Summer of Thou may now be in the past, but we won’t be forgetting Magus anytime soon.
The heaviest album of the decade? Quite possibly.
A monument to pain, but also a manual for survival.
Marissa Nadler finds nuggets of poetry in the humdrum of everyday life, turning doom and gloom into something ethereal.
If you crave brutal songwriting and claustrophobic soundscapes, this album is definitely a must have in your collection.
Not only Elder’s crowning achievement but also one of the most innovative, memorable and impressive albums of the past decade.