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 Goatsnake Ras Algethi
Abdullah Gods Tower Raven Black Night
Acid Witch Godsend Reino Ermitaņo
Acrimony Grand Magus Revelation
Adagio The Graviators Reverend Bizarre
Against Nature Grey Skies Fallen Runemagick
Altar Of Oblivion Grief Sacrilege
Argus Griftegård Sahg
Ashes You Leave Grimfist St. Vitus
Atlantean Kodex Heathendom Sanctus Infernum
Black Hole The Hidden Hand Sargon
Black Manta Hour Of 13 Serpent
Black Sabbath In-Graved Seventh Void
Black Sun Aeon Interitus Dei Shape Of Despair
Blood Ceremony Internal Void Sheavy
Blood Farmers 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 Under The Sun
Debris Inc. Minsk Unorthodox
Dolorian Mirror Of Deception Valhall
Doomshine Mood Virgin Black
DoomSword Mourn Void Of Silence
Draconian Naevus Voodooshock
Dragonauta Negative Reaction Wall Of Sleep
Dream Death Nemesis Warhorse
Earthride Northwinds Warning
Electric Wizard The Obsessed While Heaven Wept
Elegeion Orchid Windhand
Empires Orodruin Winter
The Equinox Ov The Gods Oversoul Winters
Esoteric Pagan Altar Witchcraft
Estatic Fear Pale Divine Witchfinder General
Eternal Elysium Pallbearer World Below
Evoken Penance Worship
Exhumation Pentagram Wretched
Forsaken Place Of Skulls Wytchcraft
Funeral Planet Gemini Yob
Gates Of Slumber Question Of Madness  
Goatlord Ramesses  
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