Atten Ash – The Hourglass

When people try to classify ‘doom metal’, it used to be easy. Things like early Anathema and Disembowelment pioneered the doom movement, which was slow, loud, and grim. However, as time went on, the genre seemed to gain more diverse influences. Katatonia added melody and cleans to the genre, and…

Hey! Listen To City Of Ships!

I wasn’t going to write this post but then I heard a million souls cry out for more alternative rock/sludge bands. Right? Let’s just go with that for now. City of Ships are facing their most ambitious release yet with new album Ultraluminal. Bouncing off a split with the legendary Rosetta, the band are looking…

Sigh Are Coming ‘Out of The Grave’ With A New Video

We previously talked about Japanese crazy-blackened-I-don’t-even-know-how-to-classify-them-but-I-know-I-love-them band Sigh and their upcoming tenth album Graveward. They had previously released a demo of ‘Out of the Grave’ for a compilation, but they’ve now released the final version with a video and guest vocals from Trivium frontman Matt Heafy. [youtube= The song is…