Doom Metal

Doom metal can be described with a single word -- slow. Ponderous, ultra-heavy riffing and (usually) melodic vocals dominate this form of metal. Black Sabbath are, of course, the fathers of metal in general, but their early work concentrated on slow riffing and thus is the primary influence on doom metal bands. Candlemass deserves mention for rejuvenating the genre in the eighties, and their first four albums are regarded as classics in the field. Recent subgenres include funeral doom and drone, both of which slow down the pace even more.

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Acid Witch Gods Tower Raven Black Night
Acrimony Godsend Reino Ermitaņo
Adagio Grand Magus Revelation
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Argus Grief Sacrilege
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Black Manta The Hidden Hand Sargon
Black Sabbath Hour Of 13 Serpent
Black Sun Aeon In-Graved Seventh Void
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Bloody Hammers Iron Hearse Shepherd
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Burning Saviours Kadavar Sleep
Burning Witch Khanate Sloth
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Deadbird The Mighty Nimbus Under The Sun
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Dolorian Mirror Of Deception Valhall
Doomshine Mood Virgin Black
DoomSword Mourn Void Of Silence
Draconian Naevus Voodooshock
Dragonauta Negative Reaction Wall Of Sleep
Dream Death Nemesis Warhorse
Earthride Northwinds Warning
Electric Wizard The Obsessed While Heaven Wept
Elegeion Orchid Windhand
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The Equinox Ov The Gods Oversoul Winters
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Evoken Penance Worship
Exhumation Pentagram Wretched
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