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Coffin Torture / Dismal Planet
Album:Dismal Planet Collection:General
Artist:Coffin Torture Added:Feb 2018
Label:Sludgelord Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2018-02-23 Pull Date:2018-04-27 Charts:Loud
Week Ending:Apr 1Mar 25Mar 18Mar 4Feb 25

 Recent Airplay
1.Mar 31, 2018:Hard and Heavy on the AM
Izhar, Bull Of Minos
4.Mar 03, 2018:Hard and Heavy on the AM
D.H.F, Gustave, Bolted Down, Boiled To Grease, Izhar, Bull Of Minos
2.Mar 21, 2018:Brownian Motion
Bolted Down, Boiled To Grease
5.Feb 28, 2018:Brownian Motion
3.Mar 14, 2018:Brownian Motion
Bolted Down, Boiled To Grease
6.Feb 24, 2018:Music Casserole
Bolted Down, Boiled To Grease

Album Review
Reviewed 2018-02-17 
These South Carolina blokes take a more belligerent approach to stoner sludge -- if you could even call it that anymore. Here it's more about a timbre and a feeling than a chorus or hook. Expect massively downtuned guitars way ahead in the mix, straightforward pummeling drums, shreddy vocals just a little too blackened to make it at your local metal venue. Pain-to-melody ratio is about 80:20.

Choice cuts: 3, 4, 7

Genre: Sludge metal, "deathsludge," slamming your head against a wall
Friends: Electric Wizard, Celeste, Ufomammut, Acid Bath, Grief

1. (5:27) Swirling, almost-psychedelic looooow guitars, only semi-perceptible melody. Lyrical themes will get you in the mood for sure.
2. (3:04) Tribalistic beatdown toms, repetitive riffs, economical and tight.
3. (6:53) Classic huge fuzzy mega stoner guitar tone, but harder rocking than your average band with a marijuana pun in its name. Off-kilter melodies bookend slow doomy sections.
4. (4:14) GUUUSTAAAAAAAAVE! The formula really shines here with a slightly buffed up melody and scream-along one-word chorus. Badass finale.
5. (7:12) Pure beatdown. Maddeningly slow and grinding in parts. Occasional guitar trills our only refuge from the murk.
6. (7:15) More tempo variation and creativity in the percussion section. The dirge continues!
7. (7:38) More focus on lyricism and a bit of time signature switch-up. Kicking and screaming all the way to the end.

Track Listing
1.Bull Of Minos 4.Gustave
2.Izhar 5.D.H.F
3.Bolted Down, Boiled To Grease 6.Dismal Planet
 7.Trench Hog