Doom Metal

Doom metal can be described with a single word -- slow. Ponderous, ultra-heavy riffing and (usually) melodic vocals dominate this form of metal. Black Sabbath are, of course, the fathers of metal in general, but their early work concentrated on slow riffing and thus is the primary influence on doom metal bands. Candlemass deserves mention for rejuvenating the genre in the eighties, and their first four albums are regarded as classics in the field. Recent subgenres include funeral doom and drone, both of which slow down the pace even more.


5ive Goatlord Ramesses
Abdullah Goatsnake Ras Algethi
Acid Witch Gods Tower Raven Black Night
Acrimony Godsend Reino Ermitaņo
Adagio Grand Magus Revelation
Against Nature The Graviators Reverend Bizarre
Altar Of Oblivion Grey Skies Fallen Runemagick
Argus Grief Sacrilege
Ashes You Leave Griftegård Sahg
Atlantean Kodex Grimfist St. Vitus
Black Hole Heathendom Sanctus Infernum
Black Manta The Hidden Hand Sargon
Black Sabbath Hour Of 13 Serpent
Black Sun Aeon In-Graved Seventh Void
Blood Ceremony Interitus Dei Shape Of Despair
Blood Farmers Internal Void Sheavy
Bloody Hammers Iron Hearse Shepherd
Bloody Panda Iron Man Silent Stream Of Godless Elegy
Buried At Sea Isole Sinister Realm
Burning Saviours Jex Thoth Skepticism
Burning Witch Khanate Sleep
Candlemass Krux Sloth
Cathedral Kypck Slow Horse
Celestial Season Las Cruces Solitude Aeturnus
Centurions Ghost Last Chapter Solstice
Church Of Misery Leather Nun Sorcerer
Cold Mourning Left Hand Solution Sourvein
Colosseum Life Beyond Spirit Caravan
Concept Of God Lords Of The Stone Stereochrist
Condenados Lost Breed Teeth Of The Hydra
Confessor Lycanthia Thergothon
Count Raven Mar De Grises Trinakrius
Crowned In Earth Memento Mori Troglodyte Dawn
Cultus Sanguine Memory Garden Trouble
Dawn Of Winter Mercy Type O Negative
Daylight Dies Middian Ufomammut
Deadbird The Mighty Nimbus Uncle Acid And The Deadbeats
Debris Inc. Minsk Under The Sun
Dolorian Mirror Of Deception Unorthodox
Doomshine Mood Valhall
DoomSword Mourn Virgin Black
Draconian Naevus Void Of Silence
Dragonauta Negative Reaction Voodooshock
Dream Death Nemesis Wall Of Sleep
Earthride Northwinds Warhorse
Electric Wizard The Obsessed Warning
Elegeion Orchid While Heaven Wept
Empires Orodruin Windhand
The Equinox Ov The Gods Oversoul Winter
Esoteric Pagan Altar Winters
Estatic Fear Pale Divine Witchcraft
Eternal Elysium Pallbearer Witchfinder General
Evoken Penance World Below
Exhumation Pentagram Worship
Forsaken Place Of Skulls Wretched
Funeral Planet Gemini Wytchcraft
Gates Of Slumber Question Of Madness Yob
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