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Close The Hatch

Close The Hatch

Experimental / post/metal / shoegaze Dayton, OH  US
Beyond The Wolves
Beyond The Wolves


Youtube version of Close The Hatch's Sylvia


  • Sat

    May 23

    Cincinnati, OH, US | 9:00pm
  • Sun

    May 10

    Dayton, OH, US | 9:00pm
  • 2015

    Jan 17

    Cincinnati, OH, US | 9:00pm
  • 2014

    Aug 23

    Norfolk, VA, US | 9:00pm

    Philadelphia/Norfolk band Man is Doomed! Featuring former members of GWAR, She-Males, Pure Hell and Throttle play their farewell show. Also playing are Experimental metal group Close the Hatch from Dayton Ohio. Other act TBA

  • 2014

    Jul 19

    Englewood, OH, US | 8:00pm


  • Photo by Justin Tharpe
  • Barton on WWSU 106.9 doing a promotional interview


Sounds Like: ISIS, Deftones, Palms, Torche, Clutch

Label: Red Moth Records, Red Moth Records

Manager: stephen@redmothrecords.com

Bio: Close the Hatch is a 5-piece experimental/post-metal act from Dayton, OH. Built on the foundation that music is art and without rules. A practice in contrasts & textures both visual & aural.

"The first 2 years for CTH has provided them opening slots with acts like Mastodon & Dillinger Escape Pla...See Full Bio

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Close The Hatch has a show on 08/23/2014 at 09:00 PM @ Belmont House of Smoke in Norfolk, VA http://www.reverbnation.com/q/501ro1 #concert


"Unlike many of their contemporaries who over-emphasize chops and the number of breakdowns they can shoehorn into a song, Close the Hatch seem much more concerned with painting a sonic landscape that takes the listener on an ugly yet evocative ride to those parts of the human psyche most prefer never to visit. These guys have studied hard at the Neurosis/Godflesh school of aural terrorism and graduated with with honors."

— Tony Rohrbough, Tony Rohrbough:Byzantine

Recent Blogs

2013 for CTH
Feb 3, 2013

This year's going to be a big one for Close the Hatch. We have multiple releases... [more]

Blog Pod
Sep 24, 2011

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