Saturday, January 31, 2009

Aglarond - The Journey's End (2001)

Genre : Gothic Doom Death
Country : Mexico

This is the first full-length of the band. Their style is Gothic Doom in the vein of Macbeth, Theatre of Tragedy, Crematory and other bands of this genre. This album is very melodic, with keyboards, acoustic passages, melancholic melodies, grunts, clean vocals and female voices. Recommended!

1.Preludium 01:41
2.The Portal 04:13
3.The Gift of Darkness 03:21
4.Lady of the Valley 04:46
5.Gods Stone 04:27
6.Dark Stream 03:51
7.Ease my Pain 04:20
8.Blackened Rain 05:19
9.The Journey's End (Promised Land Pt. II) 04:20
10.The Lonely Mountain 07:34

Total playing time 43:52

Aglarond - Across the Dark Night (EP 2005)

Genre : Gothic Doom Death
Country : Mexico

In this EP the band plays an excellent Gothic Doom with Death grunts and female vocals. Recommended!

1.Screams of Agony 04:18
2.Across The Dark Night 06:48
3.Under Saouroms Spell 04:43
4.The Return of the King (The Lonely mountain pt II) 04:49
4.In your Room (Depeche Mode Cover) 05:25
5.Lady of the Valley 03:33
6.Dark Stream 03:37
7.One Lonely Mountain 06:02
8.Blackened Rain 12:55

Total playing time 47:22

Friday, January 30, 2009

MÜL - Rites Of Doom (2008)

Genre : Funeral Doom (Instrumental)
Country : Norway

This band plays Funeral Doom with melodic riffs, slow tempo, monotonous rhythm, obscure melodies, and without vocals. Interesting album.

1.Methora 11:14
2.Citadel 09:43
3.Cracking of Walls 04:59
4.The Shell 08:46
5.Rites of Doom 10:33

Total playing time 45:15

Saint Vitus - Live (1990)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

This is the excellent in alive performance of this legendary band. It's crushing Doom Metal in their classic era! Highly recommended!!!

1.Living Backwards 02:32
2.Born Too Late 07:12
3.The War Starter 07:29
4.Mind-Food 03:23
5.Looking Glass 05:12
6.White Stallions 05:52
7.Look Behind You 04:16
8.Dying Inside 09:00
9.War Is Our Destiny 04:26
10.Mystic Lady 08:52
11.Clear Windowpane 08:31

Total playing time 01:06:56

Saint Vitus - Saint Vitus (1984)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

This album is the beginning of this legend called Saint Vitus! Today I have posted the seven albums of this cult band. Monumental songs of the Doom Metal history and point of reference of many bands!
All these albums are highly recommended!!!
1.Saint Vitus 04:49
2.White Magic / Black Magic 05:27
3.Zombie Hunger 07:22
4.The Psychopath 09:26
5.Burial at Sea 08:39

Total playing time 35:43

Saint Vitus on MySpace :

Saint Vitus - Hallow's Victim / The Walking Dead (1985) + Bonus EP

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

1.War Is Our Destiny 04:05
2.White Stallions 05:21
3.Mystic Lady 07:37
4.Hallow's Victim 02:40
5.The Sadist 03:56
6.Just Friends (Empty Love) 05:40
7.Prayer For the (M)asses 04:46
8.Outro 00:27
9.Darkness 03:26
10.White Stallions 05:24
11.The Walking Dead 11:32

Total playing time 54:59

Saint Vitus - Born Too Late (1987)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

1.Born Too Late 06:57
2.Clear Windowpane 03:19
3.Dying Inside 07:26
4.H.A.A.G. 05:04
5.The Lost Feeling 05:25
6.The War Starter 06:46
7.Thirsty And Miserable 03:54
8.Look Behind You 03:21
9.The End Of the End 05:49

Total playing time 48:10

Saint Vitus - Mournful Cries (1988)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

1.The Creeps 02:47
2.Dragon Time 07:27
3.Shooting Gallery 06:45
4.Bitter Truth 04:14
5.The Troll 06:57
6.Looking Glass 04:51

Total playing time 33:06

Saint Vitus - V (1990)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

1.Living Backwards 02:32
2.I Bleed Black 05:15
3.When Emotion Dies 02:10
4.Patra 07:33
5.Ice Monkey 04:01
6.Jack Frost 07:25
7.Angry Man 04:29
8.Mind-Food 03:11

Total playing time 36:34

Saint Vitus - C.O.D. (Children of Doom) 1993

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

1.Intro 01:46
2.Children Of Doom 06:09
3.Planet Of Judgement 07:39
4.Shadow Of a Skeleton 05:56
5.(I Am) The Screaming Banshee 03:49
6.Plague Of Man 08:01
7.Imagination Man 04:24
8.Fear 05:00
9.Get Away 07:22
10.Bela 05:57
11.A Timeless Tale 03:13
12.Hallows Victim (Exhumed) 05:57
Total playing time 01:02:28

Saint Vitus - Die Healing (1995)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

1.Dark World 04:57
2.One Mind 04:34
3.Let The End Begin 07:37
4.Trail of Pestilence 05:10
5.Sloth 08:11
6.Return of the Zombie 06:42
7.In the Asylum 08:11
8.Just Another Notch 04:29

Total playing time 49:53

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Mourners Lament - Unbroken Solemnity (EP 2008)

Genre : Melodic Doom Death
Country : Chile

Amazing Doom Death from Chile. This band plays an excellent Doom with melancholic melodies, melodic riffs, sorrowful atmosphere, slow tempo, rhythm changes, and some ultra-slow passages almost Funeral Doom. The vocals are very well performed; deep grunts and dying clean vocals. Mourners Lament is one of the best South American bands that I've heard. Highly recommended!!!
1.Suffocating Hopes 08:48
2.Unbroken Solemenity 06:04
3.Sadness Caress 17:24

Total playing time 32:16

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Mistress of the Dead - Warnings from Beyond (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

This is the first work of this prolific band. Today I have completed the discography of this funereal one-man band. This discography contains 4 albums, 8 Demos, and 2 Splits. Tons of Funeral Doom, darkness and sinister melodies! All this material is highly recommended!

1.Darkened Tears of Weeping Madonna 11:53
2.A Sorrowful Stream 10:15
3.Bliss of the Dead 07:53
4.Postmortem Purgatory 12:02
5.Nameless Seeker 11:56
6.Dying Candle And Forgotten 08:06

Total playing time 01:02:05

Link to the four posted albums :

Mistress of the Dead - Buried (2006)

Mistress of the Dead - Cryptic (2006)

Mistress of the Dead - Weeping Silence of the Dead (2006)

Mistress of the Dead - White Roses, White Coffin (2008)

Mistress of the Dead - Beneath Funeral Flowers (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Beneath Funeral Flowers 13:58
2.Oh, Dead, Why Do I Envy You 15:04
3.The White Sadness 13:09
4.Journey Into the Light 16:25

Total playing time 58:36

Mistress of the Dead - Dying Alone (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Dying Alone 13:57
2.My Desperate Prayer 23:33

Total playing time 47:30

Mistress of the Dead - Martyrium (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Tortorous Reincarnation 12:51
2.Martyrium 15:01
3.Raven's Lullaby 13:58
4.Under Rotting Veil 14:42
5.Weeping Hermit 16:57

Total playing time 01:13:29

Mistress of the Dead - Sepulchral Grief (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Mysterious Horrors of Parallel Universes 14:21
2.A Funeral Bell 13:40
3.Old Astral Tree 12:34
4.A Grieving Darkness 11:23
5...And Her Dying Beauty 10:54

Total playing time 01:02:52

Mistress of the Dead - The Blackened Cross (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Godess of Sadness 12:49
2.Return My Love 07:53
3.The Blackened Cross 09:45
4.Dying Embrace 06:34
5.Mistress of the Dead 09:27
6.A Drowning Flower 11:00
7.A Weeping Statue 07:44

Total playing time 01:05:12

Mistress of the Dead - The River of the Quiterest Death (Demo 2005)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.The River of the Quiterest Death 13:41
2.Dimensions of Cruel Unexistence 20:52
3.Master of Damned Tyrants 18:10

Total playing time 52:43

Mistress of the Dead / Quercus (Split 2006)

Mistress of the Dead

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Dying Alone 13:57
2.My Desperate Prayer 23:33
Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

3.Enchanted by Metal 16:12
4.Plarat et Devorat 08:31
5.Dust of an Endless Old Age 11:48

Total playing time 01:14:01

Mistress of the Dead - I Know Her Face from the Tombstone (Demo 2006)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.I Know Her Face From the Tombstone 16:51
2.Embracing Silent Death 14:26
3.Only Ashes abd Remembrance 15:08
4.Tragical Smell of Grave Flowers 19:02

Total playing time 01:05:29

Mistress of the Dead / Funeral of my Soul - Funeral Within Us (Split 2007)

Mistress of the Dead

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

1.Reflection of Red Rose in the Black Marble Tombstone Beside her Face 18:31

Funeral of my Soul

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

2.Funeral of my soul 24:21

Total playing time 42:52

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Bilocate - Dysphoria (2005)

Genre : Progressive Black Doom Death
Country : Jordan

This is the first album of the band. In this work their style is chaotic, mixing Atmospheric Black with Doom Death, progressive influences, fast keyboards, melodic guitars, inticate riffs, acoustic passages, rhythm changes, growls, and clean vocals.
Interesting and strange album! Hard to find!

1.Intro 00:46
2.2nd War in Heaven 07:49
3.Passage 04:39
4.A Deadly Path 11:26
5.The Tragedy Within 08:16
6.Shrouded 04:38
7.Days of Joy 06:37
8.A Desire to Leave 19:18

Total playing time 01:03:29

Mournful Congregation / Stabat Mater - A Slow March To The Burial (Split 2004)

This Split contains 2 tracks of crushing Funeral Doom!!!

Mournful Congregation

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Australia

1.A Slow March to the Burial 06:25

Stabat Mater

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Finland

2.Gates 07:44

Total playing time 14:09

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Mournful Congregation - The June Frost (2009)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Australia

This is the awaited new album of the Funeral Doom masters. After 4 years they release this magnificent masterpiece, full of darkness, hopeless and desolation!
Really 'The June Frost' is the best album of this band. Their style is ultra-slow as always, full of excellent melodies, melodic riffs, beautiful acoustic passages, solemn atmosphere, amazing keyboards, heavy sound, and deepest grunts. Highly recommended!!!

Mandatory purchase this album, it's crushing Funeral Doom!!!

1.Solemn Strikes the Funeral Chime 03:52
2.White Cold Wrath Burnt Frozen Blood 17:02
3.Descent of the Flames 09:01
4.The June Frost 04:24
5.A Slow March to the Burial 06:49
6.The Februar Winds 02:53
7.Suicide Choir 12:49
8.The Wreath 03:16

Total playing time 01:00:06

Mournful Congregation on MySpace :

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Lethargia - The Kingdom Of Unrealizable Hopes (2004)

Genre : Black Doom Death
Country : Russia

This is the excellent first and only album of this Russian band. They play Doom Death with Black elements and influences of the Old School Doom Death. Their music is crushing with heavy riffs, obscure keyboards, acoustic passages, rhythm changes, deep grunts, Black vocals, and some enigmatic female choirs.
Highly recommended!
1.Prophetic Dreams (Intro) 01:57
2.The Land of Everlasting Fog 06:20
3.The Gates to Infinity 05:41
4.Dead Earth 05:31
5.Darkness Changed the Light 04:22
6.Dream About Everlasting Rain 09:20
7.The Kingdom of Unrealizable Hopes 06:27
8.Lethargia (Invisible World) (Outro) 03:21

Total playing time 42:59

Quercus - Postvorta (2007)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

This is the first album of this interesting band. They play Funeral Doom with original ideas, depressive melodies, heavy atmosphere, slow march, melodic riffs, acoustic moments, rare passages, deep grunts, spoken vocals, and in the last track some sorrowful female voices. If you are fan of funereal new experiences this band is for you! Highly recommended!

1.Poles 20:37
2.Die schwarze sonne 19:49
3.Postvorta 11:06
4.Prophets, letters, memories 15:41

Total playing time 01:07:13

Quercus - Nenia (EP 2004)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Czech Republic

In this EP, Quercus plays a raw Funeral Doom with dense atmosphere, distorted riffs, slow tempo, and deep grunts. Recommended!

1.Awaken To Peace 14:12
2.Nameless 08:25

Total playing time 22:37

Ocean - Here Where Nothing Grows (2005)

Genre : Sludge Funeral Doom
Country : United States

This is the first full-length of the band. Their style is Funeral Doom with Sludge influences, accompanied by raw sound, claustrophobic atmosphere, ultra slow tempo, heavy riffs, and cavernous deep grunts. It's a crushing material. Recommended!

1.First Reign 21:04
2.Salt 19:26
3.The Fall 24:45

Total playing time 01:05:15

Ocean - Pantheon Of The Lesser (2008)

Genre : Sludge Funeral Doom
Country : United States

This is the second Ocean's album. This is Funeral with Sludge Doom influences, their sound is crushing, with atmospheric elements, slooow riffs, monotonous rhythm, cavernous grunts, screaming growls, and features guest female vocals by Yoshiko Ohara (Bloody Panda) and her depressive voice! Highly recommended!!!

1.The Beacon 35:49
2.Of The Lesser 23:03

Total playing time 58:52

Ocean on MySpace :

Bilocate - Sudden Death Syndrome (2008)

Genre : Melodic Dark Doom Death
Country : Jordan

This is the second album of the band. They play Melodic Doom Death with Dark influences, magnificent atmosphere, excellent keyboards, melodic guitars, intricate riffs, and rhythm changes. They mix slow and fast passages, and some slower passages almost Funeral. The vocals are powerful grunts and some sorrowful clean vocals.
Highly recommended!

1.Humans And The Dark Affiliation 02:05
2.Blooded Forest 17:02
3.The Dead Sea 05:45
4.Ebtehal 09:33
5.Inoculate 05:12
6.Pure Wicked Sins 06:28
7.The Stone Of Hate 05:13

Total playing time 52:40

Bilocate on MySpace :

Casket - Emotions...Dream Or Reality (1997)

Genre : Melodic Gothic Doom
(Clean vocals, grunts & female voices)
Country : Germany

This is the first album of the band. Their style is Melodic Doom with Gothic influences, keyboards, atmospheric elements, melodic riffs, acoustic passages, clean vocals, female voices and grunts. This is the best Casket's album. Recommended, is a nice album!

1.Way To Happiness 05:30
2.Emotions... 07:35
3.Black Mountain 06:19
4.Confessions 08:32
5...Dream Or Reality 05:04
6.Life-Elixir 05:40
7.Near Heaven 06:47

Total playing time 45:27

Casket - Tomorrow (1998)

Genre : Melodic Doom/Gothic Rock
Country : Germany

In this second album, the band continues in their style, but only with clean vocals, soft sound, melodic riffs, clean vocals and female voices. Recommended for fans of Gothic Doom style.

1.A Piece Of Love 06:17
2.Suicide 05:36
3.Questions Of Life 04:24
4.Secrets 01:28
5.Last Days... 04:27
6.No More 06:12
7.Feel The Fire 04:11
8.Tomorrow 05:59
9.Tears Of Sorrow 09:29

Total playing time 48:03

Aglarond - Embraced by Darkness (2008)

Genre : Gothic Doom Death
Country : Mexico

This is the second full-length of the band. Their style is Melodic Doom Death with some Gothic influences, accompanied by keyboards, melodic guitars, deep grunts, clean vocals and female voices. Their sound is influenced by bands like Moonspell, Theatre of Tragedy, Crematory, Sisters of Mercy, and others. Recommended!

1.Beyond sunset 01:35
2.Like a never ending stream of sadness 07:52
3.Desperate cries 05:57
4.Embraced by darkness 08:28
5.A bleak garden 05:08
6.Drowning in tears 04:26
7.Alone 07:53
8.In the death of night 04:58
9.Rain falls 04:38

Total playing time 51:05

Aglarond on MySpace :

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Until My Funerals Began - Cemeteries Flowers (2008)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Ukraine

This is the first full-length of this interesting band. Their style is Funeral Doom with bleak atmosphere, ultra-slow tempo, painful melodies, desolate riffs, sad keyboards, symphonic arrangements, deep grunts and sorrow whispers. It's a great album.
Highly recommended!

For fans of Mournful Comgregation, Mistress of the Dead, Shape of Despair, Ankhagram, Left in Torment, Lethargy of Death and more funereal bands.

This album is recommended for purchase, the label of this band is the same of Ankhagram!

1.Sadness Come 10:46
2.Beautiful Pain 15:04
3.Poem for Dead 10:33
4.Cemeteries Flowers 08:52

Total playing time 45:16

Voj - Krugami Vechnosti (Demo 1991)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Russia

This is an amazing surprise, a Russian band played ultra-slow Funeral Doom in 1991. The band was formed in 1988!!! Thergothon also released their first Demo in '91 and Skepticism in '92.

Their style is raw Funeral Doom with ultra-slow riffs, obscure melodies, heavy sound, dense atmosphere, crushing drums, harsh vocals, powerful grunts, solemn spoken vocals and some choirs.

Their style is very similar to the pioneers from Finland. Unfortunately this is the only work of this band. It's an awesome funereal Demo with excellent raw sound. This material is very hard to find! Highly recommended for all doomsters!!!

1.Simfonia Luny 02:38
2.Ya Uhozhu 10:06
3.Tretiy Krug Ada 09:32
4.Vechnyj Vlastelin 02:29
5.Magicheskiy Krug 08:19

Total playing time 33:04

The Whorehouse Massacre - The Whorehouse Massacre (Demo 2007)

Genre : Sludge Drone Funeral Doom
Country : Canada

The band play ultra-slow Sludge Drone with Funeral Doom influences, the riffs are distorted with crushing melodies, dense atmosphere, raw sound, and distorted screaming vocals. Highly recommended for fans of this genre!

1. The Whorehouse Massacre 11:09
2. Blood Stained Skin 02:59
3. East Hastings 06:56
4. The Feed 03:19
5. The Curse of the Flies 03:51
6. The Land of the Dead 04:23
7. The Whorehouse Massacre Pt. 2 06:45

Total playing time 39:22

Frailty - Antithesis...Melancholia On Earth (EP 2007)

Genre : Doom Death
Country : Latvia

This is an unreleased EP of this magnificent band. It's hard to find. Essential for collectors!

1.Scarlet Prophecy 05:09
2.Fall of Eve 06:09
3.Ariadne 07:58

Total playing time 19:17

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Horrors of the Black Museum - Gold From The Sea (2008)

Genre : Doom Metal
Country : France

First album of this French band, and one of the most original recordings. Their style is Doom with Traditional influences, Droning elements, heavy riffs, distorted bass, ultra-slow tempo, excellent melodies, hypnotic keyboards, experimental sounds, and clean vocals in diverse styles. The lyrics are based on terror tales. This album is very interesting. Highly recommended for searchers of new experiences!

1.The Voodoo That You Do 10:58
2.Dead Men Shed No Tears 07:14
3.Hiding Mask (The Obsessed cover) 05:21
4.Gold From The Sea 15:33

Total playing time 40:00

Last Chapter - The Living Waters (1998)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

This is the first Last Chapter's album. Their style is Traditional Doom with heavy riffs, intricate melodies, slow tempo, rhythm changes, and amazing vocals on excellent performance. This band is magnificent, and sounds like Solitude Aeternus, Candlemass, Solstice, Saint Vitus, Mourn, Lord Vicar, Apostle of Solitude, etc. Highly recommended!!!

1.H Sequence 00:35
2.Thorn of Creation 06:10
3.Coma Crowd 04:44
4.The Belated 04:04
5.The Living Waters 05:59
6.In the Wake of Delusion 06:40
7.Dimensions 04:00
8.A Warning Never Heard 01:50
9.Things to Come 08:39

Total playing time 42:41

Last Chapter on MySpace :

Last Chapter - Paths To Always (2002)

Genre : Traditional Doom
Country : United States

This is the second full-length of this excellent band. The riffs, melodies, vocals and composition are very similar to the first album. Really this album is highly recommended!!!

1.Paths To Always 06:13
2.A Little Slumber 07:59
3.Three, Two, One ... 04:55
4.Dead End Ride 05:59
5.In Time 05:55
6.F.N.G. 07:36
7.The Yard 08:44

Total playing time 47:21

Lamented Despondency - Ornaments of Death (2008)

Genre : Melodic Doom Death (Male and female vocals)
Country : Slovakia

This is the second album of the band. In the first album 'Foul Slumber' the band plays Funeral Doom, but in this work they play Melodic Doom with Death Metal passages, crushing riffs, heavy melodies, Death grunts and female vocals. Interesting album!

1.Wrong Way 06:29
2.Miserable 05:28
3.The End 04:24
4.Fria Luz Pálida 04:25
5.Ornaments of Death 04:49
6.Another Reason to Die 04:23

Total playing time 29:40

En Las Espesas Nieblas - Perpetuo Argona (Demo 1998)

Genre : Doom Death
Country : Peru

This is the first work of the peruvian band. It's Doom Death with primitive sound, melodic riffs, keyboards and grunts.

1.Intro 01:48
2.El Sueño del Sol 15:36
3.Cuando el Poema... Sufre en Silencio 13:12
4.Tal Vez un Día 09:02
5.Alma en Pena 08:28
6.El Enigma 14:17

Total playing time 01:02:23

Monday, January 19, 2009

Queer Circle - Capture Of The Hope (2003)

Genre : Atmospheric Funeral Doom
Country : Slovakia

This is the only full-length of the band. Their style is Funeral Doom with dense Atmosphere, ultra slow riffs, monotonous rhythm, enigmatic keyboards, dying melodies, sinister passages, and deep grunts. Recommended!

1.Intro 02:52
2.Suffering 11:40
3.Thorns on my grave 05:58
4.Midnight bellow of stalactite 11:43
5.Murderer's guilt 08:39
6.Harrowing urge of gods 11:52
7.Capture of the hope 05:18
8.Outro 11:47

Total playing time 59:51

Raven (Pre-Shape of Despair) - Alone In The Mist (Demo 1998)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Finland

Raven is the beginning of the magnificent 'Shape of Despair', and this is their unreleased first Demo, with amazing songs, after officially released as Shape of Despair in the album 'Shades of...'.
I post this material because these tracks have primitive sound and some differences in melodies and vocals; and this have a collection value for true fans of 'Shape Of Despair'. Highly recommended!

All these songs have been performed only with male vocals, without female voices. In the Shape of Despair version contain female vocals!

1.Down Into The Stream 08:32
2.To Adorn 09:39
3.Shadowed Dreams 09:14
4.Woundheir 08:50
5...In The Mist 11:19
6.Outro 04:41

Total playing time 52:15

Raven (Pre-Shape of Despair) - Promo Tape (Demo 1998)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Finland

This Demo contains 2 tracks after played in the Shape of Despair's album 'Angels of Distress'. These tracks have some differences with the final release. Highly recommended for fans of Shape of Despair!

1.Quiet These Paintings Are 10:17
2.Outro 03:00

Total playing time 13:17

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Mar de Grises - Demo (2002)

Genre : Melodic Doom Death
Country : Chile

This is the only Demo of the band and their first work. Contains 4 tracks, the track 3 and 4 are unreleased material. This is an excellent Demo for all fans of this band and this Doom Death style. Highly recommended!

1.Storm 10:28
2.Recklessness 05:31
3.Mar de Grises 11:36
4.For Just an Eternity 11:47

Total playing time 39:22

Mar de Grises on MySpace :

Sorg - Among Sadness (1998)

Genre : Gothic Doom/Progressive Doom Death
(Male and female vocals)
Country : Norway

First album of this band. Their style is Doom Death with Gothic influences, Progressive arrangements, melodic riffs, rhythm changes, aggressive passages, violin, keyboards, hypnotic female vocals, clean voices, and powerful grunts. It's an interesting album. Recommended!
1.Pit Of Obsession 05:11
2.Dawn 06:45
3.Beyond Death 04:36
4.Ghostly Wind Of Sorrow 08:09
5.Portal To Darkness 05:06
6.Prayers Of The Nazerene 03:08
7.Sorg 10:51

Total playing time 43:46

Sorg - Enigma Grotesque (2000)

Genre : Gothic Doom/Progressive Doom Death
(Male and female vocals)
Country : Norway

This is the second Sorg's album. In this work the band continues in the same way, with intricate melodies, melodic passages, female vocals, powerful grunts and some clean vocals.

1.Vobiscum 02:29
2.Lock Me Under 05:45
3...And Yours Shall Be 03:49
4.Reach Me 04:46
5.A Perilous Quest 06:00
6.Enigma Grotesque 05:24
7.Tears Of Oblivion 05:27
8.The Supreme Below 04:52
9.Hidden Track 09:35

Total playing time 48:19

Sirrah - Acme (1996)

Genre : Gothic Doom Death
(Male and female vocals)
Country : Poland

First album of the band, they play Doom Death with Gothic influences, melodic riffs, violin, keyboards, clean vocals, soprano, and deep grunts. The sound of the band is similar to some Doom bands, like The Sins of Thy Beloved, Tristania, Paradise Lost, etc. Recommended.

1.Acme 05:40
2.Passover 1944 04:28
3.On the Verge 05:42
4.A.U Tomb 05:42
5.Iridium 02:21
6.Pillbox Impressions 07:40
7.Panacea 03:07
8.Bitter Seas 05:58
9.In the final moment 02:35

Total playing time 43:21

Sirrah - Will Tomorrow Come... (1997)

Genre :Gothic Doom Death
(Male and female vocals)
Country : Poland

Second full-length of Sirrah. In this album their style is Doom Death with Gothic influences and Industrial passages. The guitars are more fast than their first album, with rhythm changes and intricate melodies.

1.To Bring Order... 01:14
2...For the Sake of Nothing 03:25
3.Patron 05:51
4.Lash 05:18
5.Did Tomorrow Come 04:29
6.High Treason 06:23
7.Sepsis 05:21
8.Rhea 03:43
9.Madcap 05:29
10.Floor's Embrace 04:33

Total playing time 45:50

Inter Arbores - Autumno Ineute (Demo 2004)

Genre : Funeral Doom
Country : Russia

This is the second Demo of the band. Their style is Funeral Doom with slow guitars, melodic riffs, acoustic moments, mystic sound, sorrowful clean vocals and deep grunts. The melodies are depression, bleakness, mystery, pain, distress, and melancholy. Highly recommended!!!

1.Дыхание Умирающего Леса (The Breath Of The Dying Forest) 07:54
2.Loneliness 08:23
3.Холодное Утро. Начало Дождя... (The Cold Morning. The Beginning Of Rain...) 10:39
Total playing time 26:16

Inter Arbores - Последний Бог (The Last God) Single 2005

Genre : Atmospheric Funeral Doom
Country : Russia

In this work Inter Arbores presents one track of Funeral Doom with quiet Atmosphere, slow riffs, acoustic passages, bleak keyboards, enigmatic melodies, sorrowful clean voices, deep grunts and screamed vocals. Recommended!

1.Последний Бог (The Last God) 08:58

Total playing time 08:58

Saturday, January 17, 2009

Bunkur - Bludgeon (2004)

Genre : Drone Doom
Country : Netherlands

This is the debut album of this crushing band, and this album contains one only long track. They play ultra Drone Doom, with raw sound, distorted guitars, slow riffs, monotonous rhythm, and semi-screamed grunts very sick. Highly recommended!

1.Bludgeon 01:05:06

Total playing time 01:05:06

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