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Misfits – Friday the 13th EP

While there’s no small part of this critic that wants to hand this band which calls itself The Misfits and dismiss them as heretics…

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Beldam – Still the Wretched Linger

Richmond might have recently put Virginia on the map when it comes to downtuned doom, with outfits ranging from Cough to Inter Arma to…

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Asphalt Graves – The New Primitive

Asphalt Graves, a new project boasting an impressive resume of talent with current and former members of bands like Dying Fetus, Black Dahlia Murder,…

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Fistula – Longing for Infection

It might surprise you that Cleveland was recently named the most metal city in America, but it’s always had a pretty solid sludge/hardcore scene….

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16 – The Lifespan of a Moth

Although sludge is usually seen as a southern staple, it also had a notable West Coast presence in its early years, with bands like…

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Mos Generator – Abyssinia

I was a pretty big fan of Mos Generator’s last album, Electric Mountain Majesty, which was released in 2014. It was a solid blend…