A sub-derivative, and/or combination of <b>Doom Metal, Glam & Goth Metal</b>, consisting of sometimes slow, melodic tunes, or higher paced, somewhat gloomy power ballads. Brought into the forefront by the Finnish band, H.I.M. (formerly "His Infernal Majesty", who originally started as a Black Sabbath cover band). Is typically confused for "Emo", or "Emotive Hardcore".
(Doom) Pagan Alter, Pentagram, (Love Metal) H.I.M.,(Inspirations/Metal) Black Sabbath, Into The Void.
(Emo *Non-Love/Doom Metal) Rites of Spring, Embrace, Jawbreaker.