As is a well-known fact by now, Lousiana is a hot-spot for metal. Somehow, the stars aligned and the state has habitually produced some of the greatest slow, scathing music for years and years. If you venture just over 100 miles west of New Orleans, you’ll find yourself in Lafayette;
On July 4th, WEEDEATER brought their sleazy brand of sludge to Vancouver along with Sierra. This was a Modified Ghost and was captured by Taylor Ferguson. It’s now your turn to the peep the MADNESS below these words! All photos by Taylor Ferguson SURROUNDED BY IDIOTS Sierra WEEDEATER
Text and Photos: Abi Coulson/Darktones Photography It’s only been a few days since a sludge heavy sweaty night at the Fleece and tonight’s line-up has even more to offer on this sticky Sunday evening. Hardcore outfit MADE OF TEETH are the first band on but unfortunately a bit too
BLACK BOX WARNING came out with a scathing EP earlier this year entitled ATTENDRE LA MORT. This French band creates the kind of sludge that crushes your reality, but you don’t want to stop listening! CVLT Nation is stoked to premiere their twisted new visual for their song “5mg” below.
Text and Photos: Abi Coulson/Darktones Photography Bongzilla with Dopethrone and Sons of Otis at The Fleece Bristol First trio of Canadians of the evening are SONS OF OTIS from Toronto who formed way back in 1992. Featuring just one founding member on the tour, Ken Baluke, they still kick off a
Texan Doom duo Monte Luna self-released their debut self-titled full-length in 2017 to much acclaim and followed it up with a barrage of live activity including a tour of the East Coast of the US. Now, Italian label Argonauta Records are reissuing this massive slab of Metal on vinyl, surely