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Saint Vitus




USA - Disbanded.

Description

Traditional Doom

St. Vitus was one of the first and greatest traditional Doom bands ever. And has acted as in inspiration for countless others. Together with giants like Candlemass, they belong to the main bands representing Doom in the 80s, spawning countless bands in their wake (both Doom-metal and Stoner-rock). Influenced by Black Sabbath, they created some ultra slow and heavy albums that dragged themselves forward at an almost uncomfortably slow pace. A piece of Doomy history that one should hear at least once.

Discography

Saint Vitus1984SSTCD
Hallow's Victim1985SSTCD
Walking Dead1985SSTEP
Born Too Late1986SSTCD
Thirsty And Miserable1987SSTEP
Mournful Cries1988SSTCD
V1989HellhoundCD
Live1990HellhoundLive CD
Heavier Than Thou1991SSTCompilation
C.O.D.1992HellhoundCD
Die Healing1995HellhoundCD
V2004Southern LordRe-release
Lillie: F-652012Season Of MistCD

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Reviews

Saint Vitus (1984)
Born Too Late (1986)
V (1989)
Die Healing (1995)
Lillie: F-65 (2012)

Misc

St. Vitus had a lot of "famous" vocalists: Ex-vocalist Wino also founded The Obsessed and later moved on to be the the vocalist/guitarist of Spirit Caravan, and after that, Place of Skulls. Ex-vocalist Christian Lindersson was the vocalist on the first Count Raven album.

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