Wells Valley is a post-metal trio from Lisbon, Portugal, established in October 2011.
The band's distinctive sound draw from avant-garde, sludge, doom, industrial and psychedelic Metal.
The group features guitarist and vocalist Filipe Correia from the experimental death-metal band Concealment
, the drummer and producer Pedro Mau from the progressive-metal/hardcore band Kneel
, and bassist Pedro Lopes.
Swarm of the Lotus, Trypticon, Nine Inch Nails, Converge, Neurosis and Blut Aus Nord are key influences to their sound.
The first studio release "Matter As Regent" consists in six extended length tracks which combines a bleak dense atmosphere with the heaviness of doom/sludge monolithic riffing. (See Reviews
Wells Valley's lyrical themes invoke subjects like occult, mysticism, theology and human condition.