Botch were the pioneers of the genres of {{metalcore}} and mathcore.
!!This band provides examples of:

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* {{Surprisingly Gentle Song}}: "Afghamistam" and "Swimming the Channel vs. Driving the Chunnel".
* UncommonTime: The beginning of "To Our Friends in the Great White North" alternates between 4/4 and 5/8 time.
* {{Word of God}}: "Hutton's Great Heat Engine" is "about being buried by thousands of tons of molten lava".