8 Essential Doom Metal Bands

Here are 8 essential doom metal bands and releases to know.
Chuck Eddy / April 1, 2019

The 15 Best Music Documentaries Streaming on Netflix Now

Whether it's a snow day where you are, or simply the waning holidaze keeping you indoors, we've got enough Netflix-streaming music documentaries below to program…
Chris Martins / January 3, 2014

‘Last Days Here’ and Pentagram’s Sordid Story

The leathery "survivor" is one of rock's great archetypes. Think Keith Richards, Lemmy, or Iggy Pop: Their nicotine croaks and haggard faces supposedly suggestive of…
David Marchese / March 5, 2012

Meet Dr. Doom: Pentagram’s Bobby Liebling Returns

Forty years ago, with his band Pentagram, Bobby Liebling invented a style of fiendishly heavy metal that hardly anyone heard. He spent the ensuing decades…
David Marchese / April 11, 2011

No Blood, No Glory: Thrasher Party Wilding at SXSW

In a SXSW sideshow with no shortage of highlights -- the proposition of Odd Future, Das Racist and a 40-year-old doom metal band sharing a…
Chris Martins / March 19, 2011