Cult Never Dies and Crypt Publications presents a truly epic and encyclopaedic work; the DOOM METAL LEXICANUM by doom fanatic Aleksey Evdokimov. Featuring a massive 300,000 words, our first tome dedicated to doom metal focusses on the traditional side of the genre and explores traditional doom, stoner doom, epic doom, and various related hybrids.
Within these pages you’ll find the stories of both the well-known pioneers of doom and newer acolytes, tracking the growth of the genre all the way to the present day. This book guides the reader through each band's discography, frequently including interviews with the artists involved.
Created by Russian doom fanatic Aleksey Evdokimov, writer for doom-metal . com, Temple Of Perdition, No Clean Singing, Outlaws Of The Sun, InRock and Fire, the book features additional input from: Mike Liassides (doom-metal . com), Tana Haugo Kawahara (Eternal Elysium), Albert Witchfinder (Reverend Bizarre) and Dayal Patterson (Cult Never Dies, Metal Hammer, Decibel)
• Features a massive 300,000 words on traditional doom, stoner doom, epic doom and related hybrids.
• Huge tome with 300 large format pages, and over 350 bands (plus 400 photos), including many interviews.
Includes: ACID KING, CANDLEMASS, CATHEDRAL, CONAN, CAUCHEMAR, CHURCH OF MISERY, CONAN, COUNT RAVEN, DOOM DOGS, ELECTRIC WIZARD, FALL OF THE IDOL, INTERNAL VOID, ISOLE, LORD VICAR, LUCIFER, THE OBSESSED, PANTHEIST, PENTAGRAM, PAGAN ALTAR, REVELATION, REVEREND BIZARRE, SAINT VITUS, SOLSTICE, SLEEP, SOLITUDE AETURNUS, TROUBLE, WITCHFINDER GENERAL, WRETCH, WITCHSORROW, THE WOUNDED KINGS and hundreds more!
Also available with an A4 300 gsm art print of the cover art, with signature on reverse by cover artist David Thiérrée.- Cult Never Dies Release.