Electric Wizard are an English doom metal band from Dorset, England. The band formed in 1993 and have recorded eight full length albums, two of which are now considered to be genre landmarks: Come My Fanatics... and Dopethrone. Electric Wizard's brand of doom metal incorporates stoner and sludge traits, with lyrics focusing on the occult, witchcraft, H.P. Lovecraft, horror films and cannabis. Along with Sleep, they have been credited as one of the best and most influential bands in the genre. In 2014 they formed Witchfinder Records, an imprint of Spinefarm Records, on which they will release all future albums.