Release date: 1994
Style: Psychedelic doom metal, Funeral doom metal


7.7 | 51 votes


65 have it
8 want it

Disc I
01. Bereft
02. Only Hate (Baresark)
03. The Noise Of Depression

Disc II
01. Lamented Despondency
02. Eradification (Of Thorns)
03. Awaiting My Death

Lyrics (6)

Additional info
Remastered reissue released in 2004.

Guest review by
Sleep In Sorrow

Got a heartbreak? Dumped by your girlfriend? The girl you like won't look at you?

Then, I suggest you go listen to something else as this isn't the album for that... "Epistemological Despondency" is the debut of the English doom band, Esoteric, and there's not a single sign of love, joy, hope or any positive feelings in this album. AT ALL.

published 30.10.2005 | Comments (4)

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Death_95 - 19.06.2014 at 09:37  
Rating: 10 An underrated masterpiece.

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