Loathe are an English heavy metal band from Liverpool, England. Formed in 2014, the group consists of lead vocalist Kadeem France, guitarist and second vocalist Erik Bickerstaffe, guitarist Connor Sweeney, drummer Sean Radcliffe and bassist Feisal El-Khazragi.
They are signed to SharpTone Records. Prepare Consume Proceed (2015) was re-issued in 2016 through SharpTone. They released a debut studio album titled The Cold Sun in 2017, and then This Is As One (2018) a split EP made with label-mate Holding Absence. Loathe released their second studio album I Let It in and It Took Everything in 2020 and their third one, The Things They Believe, a year later in 2021.
The band’s works are often categorised within the metalcore genre with experimental elements and have been previously nominated for Heavy Metal Awards best UK breakthrough band and Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards best new band in 2018. In a 2020 poll by Revolver magazine, they were voted the third most likely contemporary band to breakthrough into the mainstream.