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High on Fire Announce 2012 North American Tour With Goatwhore, Lo-Pan + Primate

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Keep saving your money, metal fans, because the insanely awesome tours just keep coming and coming. In our latest edition of 'Tours You'd Be Insane to Miss,' sludge metal heroes High on Fire are scheduled to embark on a North American trek with one of our personal favorites, Goatwhore, along with Columbus, Ohio natives Lo-Pan. As if that isn't cool enough, Primate (who feature members of Mastodon and Brutal Truth) and Corrosion of Conformity will each be playing select dates of the trek.

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No. 24: High on Fire, ‘Hung, Drawn, and Quartered’ – Top 21st Century Metal Songs

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Fronted by legendary Sleep guitarist Matt Pike, High on Fire became a creation that covered the 2000s in a thick layer of sludge. High on Fire have released six albums in the 21st Century, with perhaps their defining moment being the groove-tastic track 'Hung, Drawn, and Quartered.'

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Katatonia vs. High on Fire – Death Match

Katatonia vs. High on Fire
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Three cheers for Swedish progressive metal masters Katatonia for their consecutive victories against Gojira, Nile and an incredibly impressive win against As I Lay Dying. Seemingly the underdogs throughout each of their Death Match battles, Katatonia and their track 'Dead Letters' are only one more win away from being declared immortal in the Death Match Hall of Fame.

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High on Fire Frontman Matt Pike Exits Rehab, Band Releases ‘Fertile Green’ Video

Tom Couture
Tom Couture

High on Fire, 'Fertile Green'

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High on Fire Exit Mayhem Festival as Frontman Matt Pike Enters Rehab

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High on Fire's summer plans will not include touring as the band have dropped off the Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival as a sign of support for frontman Matt Pike. The musician has decided to enter treatment for alcohol rehabilitation.

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High on Fire’s Matt Pike Shares Complex Concept of ‘De Vermis Mysteriis’

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High on Fire's latest 'De Vermis Mysteriis' is deafening slab of muscular metal, but it's also incredibly brainy and thought provoking, from a lyrical standpoint. Frontman/guitarist Matt Pike constructed a full-on

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High on Fire, ‘De Vermis Mysteriis’ – Top 2012 Metal Albums

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High on Fire's 'De Vermis Mysteriis' is a brilliant work both musically and conceptually. The album tells the story of Liao, the twin of Jesus Christ, who died so his brother could live. Liao immediately becomes a posthumous time travell

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High on Fire, ‘Fertile Green’ – Song Review

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eOne Music

Sludge metal merchants High on Fire have just unleashed 'Fertile Green' as the first single from their upcoming album 'De Vermis Mysteriis' -- and holy hell have they outdone themselves with this one. 'Fertile Green' is a progressively captivating trudge through a trench, with all of the band's strengths accented through masterful songwriting and flawless production.

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High on Fire Unleashing New Album ‘De Vermis Mysteriis’ in April

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Tom Couture

Californian sludge metal band High on Fire have just announced the release date for their upcoming album, 'De Vermis Mysteriis.' The band's sixth record and follow-up to the critically acclaimed 'Snakes for the Divine,' 'De Vermis Mysteriis' is set to drop on April 3.

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High on Fire Begin Recording Next Album

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High on Fire have traipsed over to GodCity Studios in Salem, Mass., to begin tracking their as-yet untitled sixth studio album. The band, known for their punishing, dirt-caked, bottom-heavy blend of metal, are working with producer Kurt Ballou, whose name should be familiar to discerning headbangers, as he also plays guitar in Converge. The new High on Fire disc will follow 2010's 'Snakes for the Divine,' which was the band's debut on eOne Records.

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