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Sludge Goes To Church – Fistula To Play Het Patronaat At Roadburn Festival 2015!

8th January 2015 at 2:34 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Fistula

Now that Lord Mantis will no longer be able to play Roadburn 2015, Walter & co are excited to announce that Ohio sludge legends Fistula have signed on for the 20th edition of the festival. They’ll play Het Patronaat on Saturday, April 11 (thanks…
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Lord Mantis No Longer Performing At Roadburn 2015

8th January 2015 at 2:22 pm

Lord Mantis

It is with regret that Walter & co have to announce that Lord Mantis will no longer be performing at Roadburn 2015. Having witnessed their incredible performance at the 2011 festival, Roadburn HQ were all really excited to have them perform at their 20th…
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Fistula ‘Vermin Prolificus’ LP/DD 2014

19th October 2014 at 10:52 am

Fistula

Around since ’98, yet often overlooked in favour of the likes of Grief, Dystopia and Noothgrush, Ohio quartet Fistula churn out a sound that’s as ugly and hateful as the sludge genre can possibly get. However, rather than being a hidden “diamond in the…
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FISTULA: Cleveland Sludge Kingpins To Kick Off Shows With NIGHTSTICK Next Week; New Tracks Posted

31st August 2013 at 12:16 pm

Nightstick / Fistula - Rock ‘N’ Roll Vermin Tour 2013

Long-running Cleveland ministers of sludge FISTULA are preparing to spread their aural disease along the East Coast with a short stretch of live assaults. Scheduled to commence on Monday September 2, the Rock ‘N’ Roll Vermin Tour 2013 will filthify its way through Allston…
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Soggy Bog 100 – Raffle Winners Announced + New Track From Blood Of The Sun & More

15th November 2012 at 9:09 am

Soggy Bog

Well it’s here, episode 100 of the Soggy Bog Podcast and this week the winners from the mega doom raffle Bob has been putting together are announced and here’s what the man behind the podcast had to say about this monumental occasion… “I’d like…
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FISTULA: Cleveland Sludge Henchmen Release New LP And Take It To The Streets

19th October 2012 at 10:10 am

Fistula

Cleveland’s long-running sludge kingpins FISTULA have just filthified the planet with their latest dose of resin-coated low-end antagonism. One of the most constantly productive bands of the modern sludge scene, FISTULA have tortured live audiences abroad and boast a lengthy discography of LPs, EPs,…
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Soggy Bog 95 – New Bastard Of The Skies Album ‘Tarnation’ Played In It’s Entirety + New Fistula

11th October 2012 at 2:20 pm

Soggy Bog

The latest Soggy Bog Podcast, episode 95, is now available and this week, ‘Tarnation‘ the new album from Bastard Of The Skies is played in its entirety along with new tracks from Fistula and Meadows with the rest of the playlist made up of…
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The Disease Concept ‘Liquor Bottles and Broken Steel’ CDEP/DD 2012

22nd July 2012 at 8:29 am

The Disease Concept ‘Liquor Bottles and Broken Steel’ CDEP/DD 2012

I’ve put myself in an unusual position with this review – that of giving my opinion of a sludge record. This is something which I vowed I would never do, not out of any antipathy or malice to the genre, but out of the…
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Fistula ‘We, The Beast’ CD 2009

7th March 2010 at 8:54 am

Fistula

Okay, I have a shameful admission to make here, in all the years that Fistula have been around – which is around ten years now, not including the couple of years they spent dead for tax purposes from 2004 – I have no recollection…
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Fistula ‘Burdened By Your Existence’ CD 2008

20th October 2008 at 8:59 am

Fistula

Oh my fucking ears, this is a nuclear migraine. Just when I thought sludge had reached its artistic zenith (or should that be nadir) I hear this. This is about as down tuned and nasty as this slothful and hateful genre can get. Thick…
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