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MOUNTAIN WITCH is a stoner / doom outfit from Hamburg, Germany.

Founded in 2008 as a two piece by René Sitte (Guitar) and René Roggmann (Drums, Vocals), Tobert Knopp (Bass) is now completing the trinity.

The goal is to create music that is rooted in stoner and doom music from the past and present with psychedelic elements.

Inspiration is drawn from old & forgotten movies and vintage gear which gives the distinctive sound of the band.

In 2010 the first LP "Scythe & Dead Horse" was released in a lim. Read more on Last.fm

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Album: Mountain Witch – Cold River

October 28th, 2013

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Mountain Witch
Cold River
This Charming Man Records
28 October 2013

by Pete Long

A really cynical man might suggest that Mountain Witch picked their name to benefit from any potential confusion with Witch Mountain. It doesn’t help that both bands exist in the broad spectrum of doom metal. Mountain Witch’s Cold River isn’t entirely comfortable with that label though – if you were to describe the album, the second from the Hamburg-based trio, in two words, then those two words would be “Seventies Homage”.

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