Funeral Planet is the second studio album by Swedish doom metal band Temple. It was released on November 25, 2020, through Ozium Records. The album was produced by Tomas Skogsberg and mixed by Jaime Gomez Arellano.
Funeral Planet is a concept album about the end of the world. The album's lyrics explore themes of environmental destruction, climate change, and the human condition. The music on the album is a mix of doom metal, sludge metal, and stoner metal. The album features heavy guitars, distorted vocals, and slow, lumbering rhythms.
Funeral Planet was met with positive reviews from critics. The album was praised for its heavy sound, its dark atmosphere, and its thought-provoking lyrics. Funeral Planet was a commercial success, reaching number 1 on the Swedish Heatseekers chart.
The album's title track, "Funeral Planet," is a seven-minute epic that sets the tone for the rest of the album. The song is a slow, heavy track with a doomy atmosphere. The lyrics of the song describe a world that is dying. The song features a powerful vocal performance by vocalist Erik Olofsson.
Other notable tracks on the album include "Magnetic North," "Sea of Grief," and "The End of the World." "Magnetic North" is a mid-paced track with a catchy chorus. The song's lyrics are about the dangers of climate change. "Sea of Grief" is a slow, atmospheric track with a mournful melody. The song's lyrics are about the loss of nature. "The End of the World" is a fast, heavy track with a chaotic atmosphere. The song's lyrics are about the end of the world.
Funeral Planet is a powerful and thought-provoking album that explores the dark side of humanity. The album is a must-listen for fans of doom metal, sludge metal, and stoner metal.
|Sub-Genre: Doom / Fuzz.
|Catalog No: OM032.
|Color: Transparent Purple Shell w/White Imprint.