home
bands
news
reviews
interviews
intros
forum
radio
staff
about
rrules
contact

Album of the Month


The inclusion of additional veteran musicians on Ennui's third album lifts it to a new level.
(Read more)

Featured debut



Classic revisited



Random band


Black Sabbath influenced stoner/doom with chugging riffage and a darker, more agressive atmosphere than most bands within the genre. The band doesn't wan...
(read more)


Akelei




The Netherlands - Active.

Description

Atmospheric Doom

Akelei is one of few doom bands which create melodic doom metal of the lighter and more romantic-melancholic kind, but without drawing on influences from the Peaceville Three school. Instead they sound like they could have taken the cold alternative pop/rock sound of Canaan and This Empty Flow, and drawn in some heavy doom/death riffage. Wether the band plays hard doom metal with a soft edge or soft doom metal with a hard edge, it's really hard to tell.

Discography

Promo '082008NonePromo
De Zwaarte van het Doorstane2010Self-releasedCD

Contact




Reviews

Promo '08 (2008)
De Zwaarte van het Doorstane (2010)

SolitudeProd
Advertise your band, label or distro on doom-metal.com

nulll