Tag Archives: doom metal

Dissident Aggression: Dead To A Dying World – Litany

Posted by on October 9, 2015

The metal world sometimes tends to get hung up on geographic locales when it comes to certain styles of music. For example, when discussing black metal or doom, Texas probably isn’t the first place anyone generally thinks of, right? Well the thinking about what’s brewing down in the Lone Star State should shift, and soon, […]

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Dissident Aggression: My Dying Bride – Feel The Misery

Posted by on September 25, 2015

There are relatively few metal bands left in this great big world who have been consistently making music since the early 1990s. There are even fewer bands who can say that they’ve been making consistently good music since the early 1990s. One of those bands is England’s masters of doom and gloom, My Dying Bride. […]

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Dissident Aggression: Godhunter vs Destroyer of Light – Endsville

Posted by on July 31, 2015

What do you get when you take two Molotov cocktails built out of cheap beer and whiskey bottles, thrown out of an unmarked van barreling down a dusty old highway at about 100 miles per hour? You get the split release from two doom metal/stoner rock/sludge acts about to make some serious noise (literally and […]

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Dissident Aggression: Demon Lung – A Dracula

Posted by on June 5, 2015

Sophomore slumps are a real thing and they are an absolute bitch. You’ve seen this play out a million times before. Band X puts out a killer debut, totally catches you off guard even, an suddenly they are in discussions as one of your new favorite bands. Then Band X drops their second album and…poof. […]

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Dissident Aggression: Paradise Lost – The Plague Within

Posted by on May 22, 2015

With few exceptions, the entire metal world seems to be in agreement that the violent and bloody birth of the genre itself was housed in England. With even fewer exceptions, the history of British metal is easily considered one of the holy tomes to be studied and revered. Amongst the longest running, and most influential […]

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Dissident Aggression: Secrets of the Sky – Pathway

Posted by on May 8, 2015

Once in a blue moon a band comes along and releases an album that you can clearly see will entrench them into the annals of genre lore, an album that just sets them apart from the competition from first to last note.  This year’s “it” record very well may come from newest Metal Blade signing, […]

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Song premiere: The Slow Death bring you doom with Adrift

Posted by on March 6, 2015

Australia has a thriving metal scene, but doom isn’t necessarily the first subgenre to come to mind when thinking of the continent. Sydney six-piece The Slow Death might change that, though. The band’s third album, Ark, will be released on March 16 on Chaos Records. Citing bands like My Dying Bride and early Anathema as influences, […]

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Dissident Aggression: Tomb and Thirst – Wrath

Posted by on February 27, 2015

Under the Earth’s crust exists a swirling vortex of white hot magma which constantly heaves and churns and occasionally wreaks the most combustible and vitriolic natural havoc known to man.  Under that is a dual layer of solid, blistering metal.  What heaves and agitates beneath our feet on a daily basis is a visual and […]

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