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Burning Witch is probably my favorite doom band. You might know them - they used to be pretty well-known but they broke up over 20 years ago and I rarely see them mentioned anymore. Here's one of their two albums:

 

One Burning Witch member went on to be part of Khanate, and they're darker and meaner. Dubin's vocals are pretty intense. Here's their self-titled debut, which is the first one I heard:

 

 

A more recent band that caught my attention is Cavernlight. More modern and atmospheric, but dark and gloomy, too. Here's a song from their first album:

 

 

And here's a fairly obscure group from the 90s, Thorns Of The Carrion. They're not as dark or aggressive as the other bands, and they can be pretty simplistic, but there's a weird, decrepit atmosphere to this recording that keeps me coming back:

 

 

 

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