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Mitchfynde
Mallcore Kid

Joined: Thu Jul 02, 2015 3:02 pm
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Location: Canada
PostPosted: Sun Aug 06, 2017 6:30 pm 
 

To clarify, I'm looking for metal bands that basically use the bass guitar as the main instrument.

The only examples I can think of are Talbot and Necromantia, doom/sludge metal and black metal (respectively).

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DoomMetalAlchemist
Metalhead

Joined: Mon Dec 27, 2010 6:10 am
Posts: 1397
PostPosted: Sun Aug 06, 2017 7:11 pm 
 

Early Om.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCyiuKS9-lQ

Zaum https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOcbEL2CT_w

Both stoner/doom.
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schizoid
Metalhead

Joined: Mon Jul 19, 2004 8:35 am
Posts: 1346
Location: Sabah
PostPosted: Sun Aug 06, 2017 9:58 pm 
 

Neoandertals. Death/Weird Metal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rx7BRmMWaYQ
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Morn Of Solace
Metalhead

Joined: Tue Apr 01, 2014 2:19 am
Posts: 1023
Location: Italy
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:31 am 
 

You can Shrum's only album: they played death/sludge with two basses and featured Acid Bath's bass player

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Rompestromper
Metal newbie

Joined: Mon Jun 23, 2014 2:37 pm
Posts: 301
Location: Netherlands
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 4:03 am 
 

if it can be a bit more gore grind there is Disgorged Foetus from France (https://www.metal-archives.com/bands/Di ... oetus/3618) and Gored from Germany (https://www.metal-archives.com/bands/Gored/67097)

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Kerrick
Metalhead

Joined: Wed Aug 26, 2015 5:02 pm
Posts: 760
Location: United States
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:18 pm 
 

I'm not sure if they're *quite* metal enough, but I really enjoy Death Therapy (ex-Becoming The Archetype's singer's solo project). It's very groovy and industrial-y, but very enjoyable.

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Angel Dusted
Mallcore Kid

Joined: Tue Nov 29, 2016 12:40 pm
Posts: 5
Location: United States
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:10 pm 
 

Bell Witch

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MDL
Metal newbie

Joined: Thu Sep 11, 2014 2:12 pm
Posts: 311
Location: Portugal
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:01 pm 
 

Cantata Sangui, Bassinvaders and Om.

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IamDBR
Metalhead

Joined: Wed Jul 06, 2016 2:58 am
Posts: 1398
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 5:36 pm 
 

Extinction Level Event
Meshuggah-esque djent w/ 3 bassists

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arnvidr
Metal newbie

Joined: Thu Feb 10, 2005 5:51 pm
Posts: 63
PostPosted: Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:24 am 
 

Indricothere

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TheUnhinged
Metal newbie

Joined: Sat Jul 26, 2008 2:28 pm
Posts: 222
Location: United States
PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:46 pm 
 

Riti Occulti

Blackened Stoner/Doom Metal with dual female vocals (one clean, one harsh).

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praey
Metalhead

Joined: Sun Apr 20, 2008 1:33 am
Posts: 528
Location: United States
PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 1:47 pm 
 

You should check out Twin Lords:

https://twinlords.bandcamp.com

No guitars, just a bassist/vocalist and a drummer. Pretty hard to classify, sounds something like progressive powerviolence I guess, with some cool melodies that remind me of mid-period Death. Very unique and an entrancing atmosphere.

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