Country: The Netherlands
Genre: Doom, Sludge, Metal, Stoner Rock
Herder is a five piece band from De Westereen, The Netherlands who formed in 2010. Herder play a crushing, vicious, and brutal as fuck style of music that incorporates elements of doom, sludge, metal, and stoner rock within their sound. Musically, Herder can be loosely compared to bands such as Lightbearer, Slab Dragger, Old Man Gloom, Amen Ra, and other like-minded bands. Since forming in 2010, Herder have released a self-titled four song demo in May of 2010, a ten song self-titled LP in June of 2011, a six song EP titled Horror Vacui in September of 2012, a two song 7" titled Doomed in July of 2013, and a ten song LP titled Gods in May of 2014. Fergean is the band's latest seven song LP, which was released on April 13th, 2016. On Fergean, Herder offer up seven tracks of oppressive and brutal as fuck sounding doom, sludge, metal, and stoner rock. Overall, Fergean makes for a killer listen and should not be missed. Highly recommended! Enjoy!
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