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Dark Castle is an American / two-piece band from St. Augustine, Florida, United States formed in 2005. They first appeared in 2008 with an elaborately packaged self-released demo (Flight of Pegasus) that garned a good deal of favorable attention from the metal press and other bands (including Relapse Records' Minsk). It is easy to see why this unsigned band turned so many heads, as there are several obvious elements that separate them from their peers. In an extreme rarity in metal genres, most of the guitar and vocal work is handled by a woman, Stevie Floyd. Read more about Dark Castle on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.



Dark Castle - Spirited Migration

In a genre dominated by down tuned bass dirges as well as being subject to a predominantly male gender, Dark Castle found a reputation in the doom metal scene last year with their self released demo due to three key factors. Firstly the music of Dark Castle is mostly written by female vocalist, Stevie Floyd, Secondly the group does not have a bass guitar in its mix and thirdly Dark Castle create something altogether refreshing and brilliant when it comes to music. It isn’t just the uni...
Sludge, Doom Metal, Post Metal, Sludge Metal, Sludge, Doom Metal, Post Metal, Sludge Metal, Doom

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