doom

To Hell And Back

In Defense of Heavy Metal Gimmicks

We wrestle with the meaning of the word in a post-Neckbeard Deathcamp world, and share new tunes from Ultha, Devil Master, Smoulder, Black Viper, and more.
Kim Kelly
4 days ago
Premieres

Hear a Dark, Brooding Song from Portrayal of Guilt's Five-Inch Picture Disc

The Austin band made one of the most impressive hardcore records this year (produced by Majority Rule's Matt Michel). Get a small taste with this ominous track.
Dan Ozzi
7.18.18
To Hell And Back

Chicago Is For Doom Lovers

Some thoughts on doom and friendship in Chicago, Indian's return, and new tunes from Cliterati, Dispirit, Infernal Coil, and lots more.
Kim Kelly
7.12.18
Photos

The Best Photos From Our Sold Out Noisey Party with Divide and Dissolve

Over 400 people packed into Howler to see Divide and Dissolve, but if you couldn't make it, here are some snaps from the night.
Shaad D’Souza
6.27.18
To Hell And Back

There's No Room In Metal for Racists, Abusers, and Bigots

A meditation on enabling oppression, As I Lay Dying, Emperor, and taking accountability for one's own mistakes (plus some sweet new metal tunes).
Kim Kelly
6.23.18
Interviews

Khemmis Is Taking a Big Leap Toward Modern Metal Greatness

With the release of its third full-length, 'Desolation,' the Colorado doom outfit has found its footing and developed a powerful sound of their own.
Cody Davis
6.23.18
Noisey News

Divide and Dissolve Video Removed from YouTube Amid Controversy

The Naarm-based duo have received threats of death and violence because of their "Resistance" video.
Shaad D’Souza
5.22.18
Premieres

Watch Divide and Dissolve Piss on Captain Cook’s Cottage

The Naarm-based experimental doom duo continue their mission to decolonise and dismantle white supremacist structures in their "Resistance" video, which we're premiering today.
Shaad D’Souza
5.17.18
Premieres

The Body's New Album Is a Slog Through Electronic Misery

Stream the Portland noise doom duo's impossibly heavy, grindingly miserable new LP for Thrill Jockey, 'I Have Fought Against It, But I Can’t Any Longer.'
Cat Jones
5.13.18
Premieres

CHRCH's California Doom Metal Sizzles in the Sacramento Sun

Stream the Sacramento doom crew's warm, brilliant new album for Neurot, 'Light Will Consume Us All.'
Cat Jones
5.9.18
Premieres

Vile Creature's Confrontational Queer Doom Is Exactly What Metal Needs in 2018

Stream the anti-oppressive Canadian doom cult's crushing, crucial new album, 'Cast of Static and Smoke.'
Kim Kelly
3.1.18
Premieres

New Zealand Witch Rockers Hex Are Here to Curse the Patriarchy

Stream the eldritch trio's new album, 'The Hill Temple,' which blends doom, psych, and riot grrrl into a divine manifestation of feminine rage.
Kim Kelly
2.13.18