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Obituary

Obituary are one of the pioneering bands of the death metal genre. The band came from Tampa, Florida, and was founded as Xecutioner in 1985. In 1988, shortly before the release of their first album "Slowly We Rot", they changed their name to Obituary. Obituary still remain an influential band in the Florida death metal movement that arose in the late 1980s. The 1990 release "Cause of Death" featured James Murphy on guitar (Cancer and Disincarnate) replacing Allen West for unknown reasons. This release has been described as a seminal album in the Death Metal genre.

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Ghost Of Gabrielle

Ghost Of Gabrielle are a 6 piece Metal/ Post Hardcore band from Bedfordshire.
Starting in June 2011 they have already stirred up a storm in the local area and are looking to spread their seeds all over the UK in 2012. Steven Freeman - Vocals
Chris Pratten - Vocals and Guitar
Tom Burt - Drums
Harry Bowers - Bass and Vocals
Jack Gill - Synthesizer and Vocals
Ollie Cornell - Guitar

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Corrosion Of Conformity

Corrosion of Conformity (COC) started as a hardcore punk band in 1982 in Raleigh, North Carolina, with original members Reed Mullin on drums, Woody Weatherman on guitar and Mike Dean on bass. COC were pioneers of the crossover thrash genre in the 1980s. The seeds for Corrosion of Conformity were planted when a 15-year-old Woody Weatherman was taken by his father to a Black Flag concert. Inspired by the gig, he took up guitar after his father gave him an acoustic a few days later. Not being able to make enough noise with it, he traded it in immediately for a Gibson electric.

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Icon

There are at least 9 bands by the name of ICON
1)A American Hard Rock band who realeased their first self-titled album in 1984. It was followed-up by Night Of The Crime in 1985.
2)A German Death Metal Band that formed in 2002. In 2005 they released their first album "Blindzone". Second album "Pain Trust Lies Disharmony" is out now, limited to 521 copies.
3) A indie hip hop artist named "iCON The Mic King".

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Lords

Lords was born to Louisville from the death of The Slow Suicide in late 2002/early 2003. After Jon Ashley left his vocalist position, Andy left to go back to The Glasspack, while Stanimal and Owens continued their passionate love affair by starting Lords, bringing in ex-Suidicer Stephen George and ex-Irnia member Billy Bisig to fill out the hall of kings. After several short tours and much buzz around town, Bisig and George left the band during the recording of the first EP.

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Moby Dick

There is more than one artist with this name: 1) Moby Dick are semi-legendary Thrash Metal band from Sopron, Hungary. The band was founded in 1980 by vocalist Tamás Schmiedl and guitarist Norbert Mentes. Despite the numerous line-up changes, Moby Dick had managed to build up a significant fanbase throughout the 80s. They issued two demos in this period but it wasn't until 1990 that the band were able to release their debut album, Ugass kutya! Releases:
1990 - Ugass kutya! (Bark, dog, bark!)
1991 - Kegyetlen évek (Savage years)

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The Charm The Fury

"Unique, edgy but charming. The Charm the Fury from Amsterdam, The Netherland, has brilliantly managed to stand out from the crowd. The band, formed in September 2010, has a unique take on metalcore and is not only known for its harmonious but chaotic tracks, but also because of female screamer Caroline. Inspired by bands such as Underoath, For Today, Architects and Every Time I Die, The Charm the Fury brings a new dimension to the genre.

Read more about The Charm The Fury on Last.fm.

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