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Yearly Archives: 2011

Nephelium set release date for new album, reveal details

Nephelium are set to release their new album “Coils of Entropy” on February 7, 2012. This extreme metal band is originally from Dubai in the Middle East but has re-established themselves in Toronto, Ontario. “From the scorching heat of the Arabian deserts to the blistering cold of what we now call home, this debut album [...]
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Sad Guru wants to change the world

Sad Guru is a band from Canada that incorporates elements of jazz, funk, surf, prog and alternative rock. They have toured quite extensively throughout Canada since starting in 2010. Check out Sad Guru‘s website for free downloads and more information. —Destrukto is a musician, songwriter, and producer from Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada with college diplomas [...]
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Watch the Darcys Detonate Toronto in New Video

Check out the new music for “Don’t Bleed Me” by the Darcy’s. The Darcy’s are a band from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In their new video directed by Mike Portoghese, special effects create the illusion that spacecraft destroy their hometown. The video is a must see for any fan of canadian music. Related articles Review of [...]
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3 Inches of Blood set to record new album

3 INCHES OF BLOOD, the metal band from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada is set to record their fifth album at Vogville and Profile Studios in Vancouver with producer Terry Murray. The album will be released in 2012 on Century Media Records. The band is currently in pre-production and writing mode. The band’s guitarist Shane Clark [...]
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2012 Manitoba Metal Fest Lineup

The lineup for the 2012 edition of Manitoba Metal Fest is shaping up. The festival is to take place on February 24 and February 25 at the Zoo in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on Osbourne St. Friday’s lineup will include INTO ETERNITY, LEGION OF LIQUOR, SEVENTH SIN, and ANNEX THEORY. Saturday’s lineup will include SUFFOCATION, UNTIMELY [...]
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HMV Music Store to Close in Downtown Vancouver

As has been widely reported this month, HMV is set to close its flagship megastore in Downtown Vancouver at the end of 2011. High rent and increased online sales competition has forced the music retailer HMV Canada to close the 50,000 square foot 3-story location on Robson along with a smaller location in Richmond Centre. [...]
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Ottawa’s EQUALIZER offers free downloads

Equalizer, the hardcore band from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada is offering two tracks from their new ep “The Odds” for free by download from their bandcamp page here. The ep is currently only available in limited quantities at shows but digi purchase is coming soon. Check their facebook page for more info on the band. Also [...]
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Viral Video helps boost Ottawa folk-rock band

The Ottawa Citizen, in its article entitled “Viral Video Gives Boost To Dynamic Ottawa Folk-Rock Band“, is reporting that unknown local folk-rock band Kalle Mattson is seeing a surge in popularity due to a video for their song Thick as Thieves that was uploaded to vimeo earlier this year.  Since then, the video has received [...]
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Interview with Jackie Slaughter from SKULL FIST

Author Mourning of the Aristocrazia Webzine recently conducted an interview with Jackie Slaughter of Skull Fist. In the interview, Jackie talks about Allison Thunderland and Sir Shred leaving the band, the new lineup, religion, the origins of the name Skull Fist, the newest album Head of the Pack, and his favourite heavy metal albums amongst [...]
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Bandwiki Media Project

A few people have recently gotten together to expand the Thunder Bay Bandwiki to include a comprehensive list of albums and recordings that were produced in the Thunder Bay, Ontario area and also to mass upload mp3′s to the database for listeners to freely stream. The project is a great idea for the Thunder Bay [...]
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