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I actually liked it quite a bit.  It was drawn out, atmospheric, and almost droning.  It reminded me a bit of Paysage d'Hiver.  I don't usually listen to doom metal (there is no real reason - I just tend not to), but from the songs that I have come across, I really need to look into it more.
Maybe some black/doom bands would help bridge the gap for you. Dolorian seems like a good candidate...



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28 minutes ago, BlutAusNerd said:

Maybe some black/doom bands would help bridge the gap for you. Dolorian seems like a good candidate...
 

 


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Thanks for the recommendation!  That song was cool, I will have to check out more of their work.

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Thanks for the recommendation!  That song was cool, I will have to check out more of their work.
When it's done right, it can be a really compelling mixture. There are a decent number of bands who do it, but most aren't very well known. Here's a great one that shocked me when I saw how few views it had on YouTube:



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Mystic Prophecy - Never Ending.

I’ve liked this band for years. Kinda like a good Iced Earth, perhaps a touch more melodic.
The "good Iced Earth" comparison caught my attention, as I've heard this band's name, but never listened. Iced Earth really could be great when they wanted to, but ended up falling flat on their faces for a good chunk of their recorded output, not to mention Schaffer's nutty neo-conservative conspiracy theory bullshit in recent years. Is the one you posted a good starting point for this band?

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1 hour ago, BlutAusNerd said:

Schaffer's nutty neo-conservative conspiracy theory bullshit in recent years. 

That fucking guy and his dumb shit flag-bandana-wearing gun-waving truther nonsense. I bet he drinks "raw" water because something something fluoride. I wonder how long we have until he starts going full on "flat Earth".

Still interested to hear the Demons And Wizards album though.

NP: Thergothon - Stream From The Heavens

Thorns Of The Carrion - The Gardens Of Dead Winter

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That fucking guy and his dumb shit flag-bandana-wearing gun-waving truther nonsense. I bet he drinks "raw" water because something something fluoride. I wonder how long we have until he starts going full on "flat Earth".
Still interested to hear the Demons And Wizards album though.
NP: Thergothon - Stream From The Heavens
Thorns Of The Carrion - The Gardens Of Dead Winter
That Alex Jones idiocy is just running rampant in general today. Based on how frightened and stupid many people seem to be, I shouldn't be surprised at his 3 million listener count, but it's still disturbing. That guy is cancer in human form.

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Master's Hammer "Ritual" - the hype is deserved with these guys.  Has taken me an absolute age to cotton onto them but worth the wait.
That's just about as good as black metal gets IMO, very much a top 10 album for me personally. Nice to see the band getting more attention these days.

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3 hours ago, BlutAusNerd said:

That Alex Jones idiocy is just running rampant in general today. Based on how frightened and stupid many people seem to be, I shouldn't be surprised at his 3 million listener count, but it's still disturbing. That guy is cancer in human form.

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That should just delete  that douchebag Jones. 

Np  vovager becoming of I great cd 

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"Dueil Angoisseus" - Peste Noire

"State of Non-Return" - Om

"Meditation is the Practice of Death" - Om

"Addis" - Om

21 hours ago, BlutAusNerd said:

When it's done right, it can be a really compelling mixture. There are a decent number of bands who do it, but most aren't very well known. Here's a great one that shocked me when I saw how few views it had on YouTube:
 

 


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There were some cool riffs on that one, though the sound seemed a little echoy and strange.  I will definitely have to explore some of the darker parts of Doom Metal.  Any recommendations for specific albums to start with?

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The "good Iced Earth" comparison caught my attention, as I've heard this band's name, but never listened. Iced Earth really could be great when they wanted to, but ended up falling flat on their faces for a good chunk of their recorded output, not to mention Schaffer's nutty neo-conservative conspiracy theory bullshit in recent years. Is the one you posted a good starting point for this band?

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Yeah it’s a good place to start. From memory this is the third and final album Gus G appeared on. The follow-up Savage Souls is great as is Satanic Curses.

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10 hours ago, BlutAusNerd said:

That Alex Jones idiocy is just running rampant in general today. Based on how frightened and stupid many people seem to be, I shouldn't be surprised at his 3 million listener count, but it's still disturbing. That guy is cancer in human form.

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For real. Talking with those folks is maddening. It's funny how "don't believe everything you hear" has become the mantra of people who buy vitamins from a nut job talk show host.

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Doom playlist for painting today:

Krief De Soli - Procul Este, Profani

Cavernlight - As We Cup Our Hands And Drink From The Stream Of Our Ache ... @Balor, if you're in a doomy mood, this might appeal to you.

Evoken - Antithesis Of Light

My Dying Bride - As The Flower Withers

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For real. Talking with those folks is maddening. It's funny how "don't believe everything you hear" has become the mantra of people who buy vitamins from a nut job talk show host.
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Doom playlist for painting today:
Krief De Soli - Procul Este, Profani
Cavernlight - As We Cup Our Hands And Drink From The Stream Of Our Ache ... [mention=11164]Balor[/mention], if you're in a doomy mood, this might appeal to you.
Evoken - Antithesis Of Light
My Dying Bride - As The Flower Withers
Sexy playlist. Let me know how Krief de Soli and Antithesis of Light treat you.

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