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Pentagram
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United States
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Pentagram is a rock band started in Arlington, Virginia in 1971 that is considered one of the originators of "doom metal." Over the course of the years, frontman Bobby Liebling has presided over approximately two dozen line ups.
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http://www.pentagramofficial.com
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Releases on file (2)
Pentagram — Sub-Basement Pentagram — Sub-Basement
(Season of Mist SOM 189, 2001/2008, CD)
Various Artists — Blue Explosion - A Tribute to Blue Cheer Various Artists — Blue Explosion - A Tribute to Blue Cheer
(Black Widow BWRCD 035-2, 1999, CD)

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