Genre: sludge metalPlay genre
Sludge metal is a subgenre of heavy metal that is characterized by its slow and heavy sound, incorporating elements of doom metal, hardcore punk, and Southern rock. It often features distorted, downtuned guitars, thick basslines, and aggressive vocals. The lyrics often deal with themes of depression, addiction, and societal decay. Sludge metal bands are known for their intense live performances and their ability to create a visceral atmosphere.