Best new Sludge Metal albums, songs & artists in 2016



The Vore selects the top best Sludge Metal albums of 2017. Who are the new Crowbar, Eyehategod & High on Fire in the Sludge Metal genre?
Sludge Metal2017
Popular artistsHigh on Fire, Minsk & Weedeater
Most listened to songs:High on Fire - The Black Plot, Weedeater - Cain Enabler & Minsk - To The Garish Remembrance Of Failure

Top 10 new Sludge Metal albums out now in 2017

Recent Sludge Metal albums with reviews, ratings, similar artists, best songs & soundcloud streams.

  1. Ghold - PYR (06-05-2016)
  2. Sludge Metal artist Ghold
    PYR - a 06-05-2016 album by Ghold who also made Of Ruin. Music fans who enjoyed Hey Colossus should check out PYR. It is Sludge Metal with Doom Metal, Experimental, and more influences. The best track on PYR is (soundcloud below).
    Keywordshaunting • theatrical •
    CountryUnited Kingdom •
    Length46:30
    Coolest VideoclipBlud
    LabelRitual
    Official websiteGhold
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  3. Sumac - What One Becomes (10-06-2016)
  4. Sludge Metal artist Sumac
    What One Becomes - a 10-06-2016 album by Sumac who also made The Deal. Music fans who enjoyed Isis should check out What One Becomes. It is Sludge Metal with Doom Metal, and more influences. The best track on What One Becomes is (soundcloud below).
    Pitchfork Review7.8%
    Keywordsbombastic • heavy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length58:44
    Coolest VideoclipImage of control
    LabelThrill Jockey
    Official websiteSumac
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  5. Cult of Luna / The Old Wind - Råångest (05-02-2016)
  6. Sludge Metal artist Cult of Luna / The Old Wind
    Råångest - a 05-02-2016 album by Cult of Luna / The Old Wind who also made Vertikal. Music fans who enjoyed Isis & Neurosis should check out Råångest. It is Sludge Metal with Doom Metal, Post-Rock, and more influences. The best track on Råångest is Wooden Scythe (soundcloud below).

    Allmusic Review70%
    Keywordsatmospheric • repetitive • heavy •
    CountrySweden •
    Length30:21
    Coolest VideoclipRåångest
    LabelPelagic Records
    Official websiteCult of Luna / The Old Wind
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  7. Black Tusk - Pillars of Ash (02-02-2016)
  8. Sludge Metal artist Black Tusk
    Pillars of Ash - a 02-02-2016 album by Black Tusk who also made Set the Dial . Music fans who enjoyed Baroness should check out Pillars of Ash. It is Sludge Metal with Doom Metal, Hardcore, and more influences. The best track on Pillars of Ash is God's On Vacation (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review82%
    Keywordsagressive • dynamic • heavy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length34:34
    Coolest VideoclipBorn of Strife
    LabelRelapse
    Official websiteBlack Tusk
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  9. Minsk - The Crash & the Draw (07-04-2015)
  10. Sludge Metal artist Minsk
    The Crash & the Draw - a 07-04-2015 album by Minsk who also made The Ritual Fires of Abandonment. Music fans who enjoyed Mastodon should check out The Crash & the Draw. It is Sludge Metal with Progressive Metal, and more influences. The best track on The Crash & the Draw is To The Garish Remembrance Of Failure (soundcloud below).

    Allmusic Reviewhttp://www.allmusic.com/album/the-crash-the-draw-mw0002827245%
    Keywordsgroovy • heavy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length01:15:36
    Coolest VideoclipThe Crash and The Draw
    LabelRelapse
    Official websiteMinsk
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  11. Torche - Restarter (23-02-2015)
  12. Sludge Metal artist Torche
    Restarter - a 23-02-2015 album by Torche who also made Meanderthal . Music fans who enjoyed Kylesa should check out Restarter. It is Sludge Metal with Heavy Metal, Stoner Rock, and more influences. The best track on Restarter is Minions (soundcloud below).

    Allmusic Review80%
    Keywordsgroovy • heavy • fuzzy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length38:11
    Coolest VideoclipAnnihilation Affair
    LabelRelapse
    Official websiteTorche
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  13. High on Fire - Luminiferous (16-06-2015)
  14. Sludge Metal artist High on Fire
    Luminiferous - a 16-06-2015 album by High on Fire who also made Snakes for the Divine . Music fans who enjoyed Lord Dying should check out Luminiferous. It is Sludge Metal with Doom Metal, Heavy Metal, and more influences. The best track on Luminiferous is The Black Pot (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review80%
    Keywordsaddictive • catchy • heavy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length 54:02
    Coolest VideoclipSlave the Hive
    LabeleOne Music
    Official websiteHigh on Fire
    Listen onAmazon



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