A Doom Rock and Metal avalanche currently thunders into this valley of woe where the fans dwell. It is big, scary and heavy on tears and sorrow. RockmusicRaider covered a score of them bands over time: Traditional outfits like My Dying Bride or again Vanha kind of hold the fort. Then you have the youngsters like Khemmis traipsing all over the hallowed established grounds of Doom Metal.
Then again you will find these sort of crossover bands that have enough doom in them to be called that, yet sit astride a score of other styles. The German band End of Green is one of those. It would mostly qualify as a mix of Dark Rock and Metal, yet they venture a lot onto the doomish territory other bands already occupy. Their ninth full length album Void Estate gets you a pretty crafty medley of Gothic, Doom and some Alternative, even a taste of Americana. All of that delivered in a mid-tempo torrent of changing tones of rock and metal. [...]