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Portland retro metal trio Axxicorn has unleashed a couple of songs as a two-song release over on bandcamp. The two tracks, "Cosmonauts" and "Marauders," are streaming below in the player. Axxicorn will put these two songs and a few other tracks that appeared on its previous release, "War of the Giants," on its next album.
Axxicorn started out in 2009 when a couple of the members met at a Jesus Lizard show and decided they shared a love of classic metal and hardcore. When a third member joined, the band played its first gig at the Water Heater in Portland the following year.
Portland's first annual Ceremony of Sludge will be taking place on March 2nd and 3d at the Alleyway on N.E. Alberta. On Friday March 2nd, Heavy Voodoo, Axxicorn, Avi Dei and Zmoke will play. Saturday, March 3rd will see performances by the bands Lamprey, Towers, Doomsower, and Witch Throne. Each ticket gets you a voucher for a download of the Ceremony of Sludge Vol. I mix. All eight of the bands currently slated to perform come from Portland, OR or the general area, and some have deals with local label Captain Couch records.