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GURT - Started with 4 lads wanting to make some bloody awful noise and that they did! Made up by Growth, Jbob, Simo and Iron Fist.. sharing a love of bands such as EyeHateGod, Weedeater, Down, Crowbar, Iron Monkey and all the is Sludgy!

GURT have been responsible for sore necks in and around London since 2010 and take no more pleasure than in hearing new fans claim that they ‘don’t usually like metal’ at the end of a gig. Some say their wide Read more on

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If You Buy One Thing This Week: Split Roast by Gurt & Limb

October 21st, 2013

Limb & Gurt promo photo Thrash Hits

One of the best things about If You Buy One Thing This Week is that it gives us a chance to catch up with what our Future Hits alumni have been getting up to. This week we get to score double-points because not one but two of our former subjects – Gurt and Limb. They’ve paired up their respective sludge- and desert-flavoured brands of doom to create an almighty split EP.
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January getting you down? Then come get your crush on at When Planets Collide’s Winter Warmer

January 13th, 2012

When Planets Collide Winter Warmer Thrash Hits

Our good friends, When Planets Collide, are putting on their first show of 2012 tomorrow night, and boy, have they cranked up a killer line-up to blast away any remaining post-Xmas malaise you might still be feeling. SlabdraggerIron WitchGourangaSteak, XII BoarSea Bastard and Wiht will be dealing out stoner / doom / sludge / evil noise from 7pm at the Brixton Windmill, all for the satisfyingly budget-price cost of just £6 a ticket.

What else could you possibly be doing tomorrow night that gives you that much bang for that little buck? Don’t be THAT guy. Y’know, the loser who stayed at home to watch Casualty. Come out and CRUSH.


Future Hits 101: Gurt

October 25th, 2011

Gurt promo photo 2011 Thrash Hits

From: Dorset-now-London, UK
Lazy Equation: (Iron Monkey + touches of EyeHateGod) x cider
URL: Website // Facebook // Bandcamp

Thrash Hits Verdict:
You know sometimes you spend ages and ages searching for something, only for it to turn up – seemingly at random – stuffed down the back of the sofa? Well, that kinda happened with our interview with Gurt – it popped up at us yesterday when we were searching our email for something completely different altogether. Anyway, here’s what Gurt frontman and When Planets Collide promoter, Gareth Kelly, had to say about his band when we gave him a Future Hits grilling back at the start of this summer.

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