Tag Archives: doom metal

SUNN O)))

SUNN O)))

SUNN O))) (1998–PRESENT). Stephen O’ Malley (guitars/other instruments), Greg Anderson (bass/guitar/other instruments). Words cannot describe the low-end intensity of Sunn O))), who are among the most powerful and mysterious new metal bands around. Instead of concentrating on traditional songs, Sunn O))) play soundscapes of noise and feedback. This is while dressed in monastic robes, where the audience can only peek at the grim, heavily bearded two members, Stephen O’Malley and Greg Anderson, Read more [...]
TYPE O NEGATIVE

TYPE O NEGATIVE

TYPE O NEGATIVE (1990–PRESENT). Peter Steele (vocals/bass), Josh Silver (keyboards), Kenny Hickey (guitars), Sal Abruscato 1989–93, replaced by Johnny Kelly (drums). Type O Negative were one of the most aggressive metal bands of the mid-nineties, led by frontman and bassist Pete Steele, they had to live up to the image of Steele’s former band, the Mighty Carnivore. The music of Type O Negative is predictably hard and fast and loud (brutal may be too much to describe them) but they are a Read more [...]
Trouble at Jalometalli 2008

TROUBLE

TROUBLE (1984–PRESENT). Original lineup: Eric Wagner (vocals), Bruce Franklin (guitar), Rick Wartell (guitar), Ian Brown (bass), Jeff Olson (drums). Innovators of doom metal and its hearkening back to Black Sabbath’s and other '70s metal slower-paced approach, Chicago’s Trouble earned something of a cult following, but never made the commercial inroads enjoyed by their faster-paced speed metal contemporaries. Trouble released their self-titled debut in 1984, on the Metal Blade label. Read more [...]
Bagged and Boarded - cover

GOBLIN COCK

GOBLIN COCK (2005–PRESENT). Lord Phallus, aka Rob Crow (vocals, guitar), Bane Ass-Pounder Dave Drusky (guitars), King Sith Sam Mura (bass), Braindeath Anthony Fusaro (drums), Loki Sinjuggleradam Ekrtoh (keyboards), Larben the Druid, aka Lara Benscher (backing vocals, guitar). Goblin Cock is a doom metal band from San Francisco. If ever there were a band that took the metal equivalent of the double entendre to its obvious and ludicrous extreme, it would be Goblin Cock. The band actually plays Read more [...]