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Chicago Heavy Show Roundup: Pilgrim, All Out War, Meatmen, Judge, Septicflesh, Black Cobra, Cokegoat, Weekend Nachos, AND MORE

Pilgrim in New York in 2013 (more by Greg Cristman

As usual, there's a ton of good heavy music happening in Chicago this summer, from both at home and abroad, and while we've covered some of it already (Agalloch are at Reggies tonight, for example), there's a lot more to get to in June alone for the despair-mongers among us...

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Distractions Distortions & Slippery Kingdom Fest both happen this weekend

Distractions Distortions is slated to return for its 2014 edition at Multikulti on Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12. The festival features over 30-bands, including The Runnies, Bring Your Ray Gun, Shiloh, and Le Tour, FREE beer for the early crowd, and a photo booth courtesy of Medium Gallery -- aka BVC photographer Stan Golovchuk...

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Arbogast prep debut LP (MP3), playing Quenchers this month

DOWNLOAD: Arbogast - "Forming the Flock" (MP3)

Chicago three-piece Arbogast are gearing up to welcome their beast of a debut LP on November 20 via Nefarious Industries...

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