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Bands and new music for fans of lamb-of-god

Swarms Ascension

by Bloodsun

We are Bloodsun, a 5 piece Metalcore band from Scotland. Heavy influences/blends of many. This is our very first single ever recorded with the help of Riot Lion Studios! After reaching the Finals of the Scottish Metal 2 the Masses, this was a track that got people stompin’

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Hey guys, we are MUDSHARK, a rock/metal band from London, UK, currently releasing our debut EP “ZLV”. This is our favourite track of the EP and probably the most straightforward “metal” track on the EP. Beautiful vocals and lyrics, with a definite chorus that’ll get stuck in your head.

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Death March

by Madicide

Hello! We are Madicide, a four piece Groove/Thrash metal band based in South Wales (U.K) & formed in 2011. We've been lucky enough to have our latest single played recently on both BBC Radio (The Adam Walton Show), TotalRock Radio and many more - we're just trying to keep the momentum going! Cheers

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Keep Your Distance (ft. Bryan, Knocked Loose)

by Malevolence

Keep Your Distance was written about positive aggression; having the strength to remove and liberate yourself from any negative influence that you see fit - a sentiment that we believe everyone can relate to. - MALEVOLENCE

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UK sludge merchants, GUTLOCKER, hurl out menacing stoner thrash grooves and asylum escape vocals that merge with eerie dynamics and a hardcore grit. The groove metallers unleash their new EP, Cry Havoc!, on Friday 20th April. Prior to this, the riff slingers have just dropped the video for Bitter Me

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