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Sludge metal (sometimes referred to simply as "sludge") is a subgenre of heavy metal that melds elements of doom metal and hardcore punk; sometimes southern rock. Sludge metal is typically harsh and abrasive; often featuring shouted or screamed vocals, heavily distorted down tuned instruments and sharply contrasting tempos. Sludge generally combines the slow tempos, heavy rhythms and dark, pessimistic atmosphere of…

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  • Southern Belgian occult quartet. Twisted atmospheres blended with forgotten tales of witchcraft rituals. Ignobilis Ritae : A call upon the women burnt on the pyre...a requiem for those who burn. https://www.facebook.com/OLDDWVRMS http://olddwvrms.bandcamp.com/releases http://www.lastfm.fr/music/OLDDWVRMS
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  • Drone/doom/sludge/post-metalers Ohmu's full length debut, Let Nothing Grieve You Beyond Measure is here, after their praised demo, Ootheca. Painfully slow and drawn out, massive and ethereal, it moves between being blisteringly harsh and imposing, and mournfully soft and ambient. Recommended for fans of Earth, Khanate, Corrupted, Year of no Light, Godspeed You! Black Emperor http://ohmufficial.bandcamp.com/album/let-nothing-grieve-you-beyond-measure
  • To me Mastodon's first album Remission is absolutely sludge combined with progressive metal elements. Then the progressive metal influence definitely became more pronounced in their music on later albums. I guess I'm the opposite I have just always thought their sound/riffs were so sludgy. : )
  • doom plus dark electronic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z7rgaouCglc

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