Review – The Stone Speaks At Winter

Source: Hellride Music
URL: http://www.hellridemusic.com/forum/showthread.php?t=27733

HEAVYDEATH essentially pick-up where Runemagick left off. We have Nicklas Rudolfsson on guitar/vocals; Johan Bäckman on bass and Daniel Moilanen on the war drums. A triumvirate of all-encompassing Death-infused Doom from the frozen North. Both “The Stone Speaks At Winter” and the demo version of “Shadow of the Equinox” are meant to promote the upcoming release of their Sarcophagus In The Sky album. Continue reading

Review – In Circles We Die

Source: Doomed & Stoned (By Hugo Guzman)
URL: http://doomedandstoned.com/post/153722845828/heavydeath

The first song off HEAVYDEATH’s latest effort, ‘In Circles We Die’ (2016), is as blunt and self-evident as their name. “As We Foretold” opens with diabolic droning, furious growls, pounding drums, and hypnotic feedback. Although I’m sure plenty of naysayers are already telling me that death-doom is overdone and over with, the first minute of this album proves those guys don’t know shit. Continue reading

Review – In Circles We Die

Source: Nine Circles
URL: https://ninecircles.co/2016/11/25/album-review-heavydeath-in-circles-we-die/

The importance of, and the tone set by, doom metal’s progenitors cannot be overstated. Bands like Black Sabbath and Pentagram set a precedence that many would follow, imitate, and emulate. Sweden’s Heavydeath stick to this undeniably effective early template of doom metal on their second full length In Circles We Die. However, the band are no imitators. Rather, they take that slow, heavy template and expand upon it in such a way that the sounds emanating from their work is quite possibly some of the heaviest in the pantheon of today’s death inspired doom metal. Continue reading