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Morphine1873
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 17, 2021 2:42 am 
 

Hardly 120 epic doom bands listed on the Archives. Not a popular genre it seems, hard to do right too.

Elusive Gods from Croatia are one of the very few good modern bands of this style imo. Check them out here:

https://elusivegod.bandcamp.com/

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In_Zane
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 21, 2021 3:49 pm 
 

Any Death/Doom bands like Triptykon?
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TheUnhinged
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 22, 2021 9:54 am 
 

In_Zane wrote:
Any Death/Doom bands like Triptykon?


Definitely Valborg

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In_Zane
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 22, 2021 11:17 am 
 

TheUnhinged wrote:
In_Zane wrote:
Any Death/Doom bands like Triptykon?


Definitely Valborg

Spoiler: show

Oh man, this is amazing! Gonna look into more of their stuff!

Cheers! :D
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LithoJazzoSphere
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 25, 2021 3:50 pm 
 

Are there more bands/albums/songs that have these sort of chromatic sliding riffs? As I've gotten deeper and deeper into doom over the past decade I keep thinking I'd find more bands that use them, but usually come up short, though it's possible I'm overlooking some.

This particular riff repeats in a number of spots, but 7:03 is a good example.


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MRmehman
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 2:52 pm 
 

Anyone know of any atypical drone/doom (drone metal) albums? Sunn 0)))'s Life Metal and its use of odd instuments is a good example of what I'm looking for.
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Morphine1873
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 31, 2021 10:16 am 
 

MRmehman wrote:
Anyone know of any atypical drone/doom (drone metal) albums? Sunn 0)))'s Life Metal and its use of odd instuments is a good example of what I'm looking for.



I don't know that album by Sunno))), but I hear there're female chanting vocals... I don't find it 'atypical' from the 10+ minutes I listened to on YT though... There're must be details I skipped.

Three really different drone-related albums come to mind:

led by a female vocalist, there's a very interesting Ep by Vaee Solis; the vocals are very scarce though;this is an experimental, meandering piece of music, it's atmo, cinematic and slightly industrialized... It is definitely worth a listen.
https://youtu.be/RuAml9G4SO8

Another one featuring a female singer, weirder, plunging its roots in primitive folk-ish rituals is Sarry's Shiva:
https://heartlessrobot.bandcamp.com/album/shiva

The one (man-only) drone doom project I'm in love with is a strange one-shot of an album, a masterpiece of ritual drone doom; the cd has been stuck in my player for evenings, and listening to it was simply very absorbing, it's Echthros:
https://echthros.bandcamp.com/album/iyov

I'll come up with more if I think of any...

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ggggg
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 01, 2021 10:54 pm 
 

Hello there! I'm new in this music category. The other day I heard "Depresión by Uaral". The whole setup of this song left me speechless. I knew I had to find more songs like this or more bands like this. It would be really much appreciated if you could recommend some songs or bands like this.

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