KNUT

Sludge Metal / Mathcore / Hardcore Punk • Switzerland
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Knut (the Russian word for "whip", pronounced cnoot) is a sludge metal / mathcore band from Geneva in Switzerland, formed in 1994.

Knut started by playing in the local underground squat scene, publishing a couple of seven-inch releases as well as their first CD in 1997, titled Leftovers. This early material was put out on Snuff Records, which was run by Roderic and Didier. In 1998, Knut released their first full-length, Bastardiser, which showcased a sharper and more focused aggression, combining heavily distorted guitars, odd-time signatures, use of discordance and repetition, and harsh vocals.

The band started touring Europe and shared the stage with bands like Zeni Geva, The Young Gods, Blockheads, Voivod and Neurosis. The year 1999 would prove crucial for Knut, with tours alongside Converge and Botch, both of whom had released records on the Hydra Head imprint. They brought Knut to the attention of label owners Aaron Turner and
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Leftovers
Mathcore 1997
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Bastardiser
Sludge Metal 2000
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Challenger
Mathcore 2002
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Terraformer
Sludge Metal 2005
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Alter
Sludge Metal 2006
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Wonder
Mathcore 2010

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Knut
Sludge Metal 1994
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Shine / Sober
Sludge Metal 1996
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Hot Split
Sludge Metal 1998
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DIY CD # 1
Mathcore 1999
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Knut / Botch / Ananda
Mathcore 2000
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Untitled
Hardcore Punk 2001

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Ordeal
Sludge Metal 1999

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