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Eyehategod - 58% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Based in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Eyehategod was formed in 1988 by Jimmy Bower (1966, USA; guitar) and Joey LaCaze (drums). The original line-up was completed by Michael Williams (vocals) and Steve Dale (bass). Producing a sound that marries their two greatest influences, Black Flag and Black Sabbath, the most distinctive element of the band’s sound is Williams’ Read more

High On Fire - 53% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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US stoner metal band formed in 1998 in San Francisco, California, by Matt Pike (guitar/vocals), Des Kensel (drums) and George Rice (bass). Pike had formerly worked with Sleep, the cult doom metal band that had disbanded the same year after their record company had refused to release their third album. High On Fire drew on the sound pioneered by Sleep, an intensely heavy reworki Read more

Sleep - 53% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock Soundtracks
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Neurosis - 51% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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A multi-dimensional aural protest group from Oakland, California, USA, attached to the Alternative Tentacles Records label, Neurosis comprise Steve Von Till (vocals, guitar), Dave Edwardson (guitar, vocals), Jason Roeder (drums), Noah Landis (keyboards) and Scott Terry (guitar, vocals). They began their career as a trio in 1986, before evolving musically and also expanding thei Read more

Torche - 49% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
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Weedeater - 46% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal
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Boris - 45% match to Melvins

Genres: Electronic & Ambient Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
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Electric Wizard - 39% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Dealing in exactly the type of eerie monolithic doom that you would expect from a band emanating from darkest Dorset, England, Justin Oborn (vocals/guitar), Tim Bagshaw (bass) and Mark Greening (drums) first got together in 1993 after Oborn left his previous band Eternal. Drawn together by a mutual love of Black Sabbath, Saint Vitus and marijuana, the band would get stoned and Read more

Mudhoney - 39% match to Melvins

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Mudhoney, forged from a host of hobbyist bands, could lay claim to the accolade ‘godfathers of grunge’ more legitimately than most - whether or not they desired that title. The band, named after a movie by cult US film director Russ Meyer, was formed in Seattle at the start of 1988 by Mark Arm (Mark Thomas McLaughlin, 21 February 1962, California, USA; vocals), Ste Read more

YOB - 38% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal
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Fu Manchu - 36% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Formed in Orange County, California, USA by Scott Hill (vocals/guitar), Ruben Romano (drums), Brad Davis (bass) and Eddie Glass (lead guitar). Their debut EP was released in 1990, establishing their headily psychedelic, groove-orientated approach. While many compared them to Kyuss, Fu Manchu preferred to make cryptic references to pharmaceuticals and produce cover images that t Read more

Goatsnake - 35% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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This US band was formed in 1996 by Southern Lord label boss Greg Anderson (guitar, ex-Burning Witch), with the line-up completed by two former Obsessed members, Guy Pinhas (bass) and Greg Rogers (drums). After initial jams together the trio wanted to add a melodic vocalist to complement their ultra-heavy doom metal sound, eventually selecting Pete Stahl (ex-Wool). Goatsnake Read more

Kyuss - 34% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Formed in Palm Desert, California, USA, this quartet of school friends mixed their differing tastes to provide a blues-based retro rock sound of stunning heaviness charged with a spiritual air. The mainstream tastes of vocalist John Garcia (4 September 1970, San Manuel, Arizona, USA) and the metal background of bass player Nick Oliveri (b. 21 October 1971, Los Angeles, Calif Read more

Crowbar - 32% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
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Black Cobra - 31% match to Melvins

Genres: Heavy Metal Pop / Rock
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