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The Abominable Iron Sloth

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This is a doom metal / sludge band out of Sacramento, CA, United States. Formed in 2004, the band was signed to Goodfellow records and disbanded in 2006 midway through a UK tour. The band reformed in 2007 to commence recording on a second release. Their sound can be likened to a doom version of Will Haven.

The band hit difficulties and announced they had officially disbanded after the lead singer's loss of financial support while on tour in England. Read more on

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Frontman of The Abominable Iron Sloth gets high, gets gun, gets apocalyptic, then gets arrested.

November 13th, 2011

Justin Godfrey The Abominable Iron Sloth promo photo Thrash Hits

With Will Haven’s wildly successful UK show taking place here in London last Friday, we’ve spent much of the past week revisiting the various bands set up by members of Will Haven while their main band was on hiatus. One of these is, of course, is the mighty sludege-doom combo, The Abominable Iron Sloth.

So it was with some surprise that we read today that Justin Godfrey, guitarist/vocalist of The Abominable Iron Sloth, was apparently jailed last night for the weirdest set of criminal offences perpetrated by a rockstar since D’Arcy Wretzky let her horses run loose.

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