Tag Archives: Funeral doom

Dissident Aggression: The Random Cosmic Violence of Usnea

Posted by on October 31, 2014

What exactly is in the water up in Portland, Oregon?  The sheer volume, not to mention the high quality, of heavy music acts that have been pouring out of an otherwise bucolic, little city has been quite impressive for quite some time now.  Is Portland, OR the most “metal” place in North America these days?  […]

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Dissident Aggression: Haling Corrosion With Ephemeros

Posted by on August 9, 2013

There are certain genres that, as the majority of bands go, there’s not a whole lot to experiment with.  Funeral Doom for example may, at first glance, appear to be one of those genres.  You play real heavy, you play real slow, you sound depressing as hell and viola!  But for any genre within the […]

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Dissident Aggression: Lycus Head The Funeral Procession

Posted by on July 1, 2013

Let us not mince words here.  Lycus, hailing from Oakland, CA, are a doom band.  If you want to get cute and call them “funeral doom” that would be completely acceptable.  But make no mistake that if you were to look up “doom” in Noah Webster’s lasting gift to mankind that a picture of the […]

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