Tag: Doomentia Records

Album Review: Hooded Menace – Gloom Immemorial

Hooded Menace [Finland]
Gloom Immemorial
2014
Compilation
Doomentia Records
Death/Doom Metal

Hooded Menace is one of those bands that I have every intention to follow, yet find it tricky with the whole host of EP and split releases that they have. While the band has 3 full length releases …

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Album Review: Usurpress – Ordained

Usurpress [Sweden]
Ordained
2014
Full Length
Doomentia Records
Death/Sludge Metal

Old school Swedish death metal has become saturated to a point where I experience a certain phobia when encountering new releases, fearing that it would just be another rehashing of Entombed/Dismember/Grave etc. But with Usurpress‘ 2012 debut full length garnering …

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Album Review: Graveyard – The Altar of Sculpted Skulls

Graveyard [Spain]
The Altar of Sculpted Skulls
2011
EP
Doomentia Records (LP)/Pulverised Records (CD)
Death Metal

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Despite their Spanish origins, Graveyard is the epitome in terms of displaying the influence of Swedish-styled death metal. Besides quoting influential Swedish death metal bands such as Entombed and Dismember as some of their major inspirations, the gory artwork also upholds …

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