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One of the major names on the raw and aggressive end of doom/death. The band started out playing swedish death metal, but has steadily evolved into playing doom...
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Akelei




The Netherlands - Active.

Description

Atmospheric Doom

Akelei is one of few doom bands which create melodic doom metal of the lighter and more romantic-melancholic kind, but without drawing on influences from the Peaceville Three school. Instead they sound like they could have taken the cold alternative pop/rock sound of Canaan and This Empty Flow, and drawn in some heavy doom/death riffage. Wether the band plays hard doom metal with a soft edge or soft doom metal with a hard edge, it's really hard to tell.

Discography

Promo '082008NonePromo
De Zwaarte van het Doorstane2010Self-releasedCD

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Promo '08 (2008)
De Zwaarte van het Doorstane (2010)

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