Shredmonton is back from it’s second year

Shredmonton is back for it’s second year and its bigger and heavier then ever. For three days, Edmonton hosts some of the heaviest acts from across Canada. From May 12-May 14 Unleash The Archers (Vancouver), Psychotic Gardening (Winnipeg), and Bleed (Edmonton) will headline the Mercury Room alongside other acts such as; Days I Die (Calgary), […]

Review – Longhouse

Album: II: Vanishing Release Date: April 14, 2017 Download Genre:Doom Metal Ottawa, ON doom metal trio LONGHOUSE is set to release their sophomore album II: Vanishing on April 14th (physical cassettes are set to release in June 2017 (date to be determined)). The album continues the bands traditional dark post-metal feel from their first album […]

Review – Ninjaspy

Album: Spüken Release Date: April 14, 2017 Download Genre: Ninjaspy! Ninjaspy! Ninjaspy! (spoken to the cadence of Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!) One Line Review:  Vancouver based hardcore, multi-influenced, multi-arrangement phenomenon Ninjaspy reaffirm how the band one currently plays in, is as well as most of the bands that one likes, are lame. Full Review: It is one thing […]

Second batch of bands added to Metalocalypstick lineup

Metalocalypstick formed last year, is back for its second year. This festival is a celebration of women in metal. They just announced their second batch of bands. Proud to say that Life Like Fire, Massive Sca Era and Breaking the Silent will be joining Forsaken Rite, Hedks, and the rest of the bands this year. […]

Review – Gnash Rambler

Album: Gnash Rambler Release Date: March 31st, 2017 Download Genre: Punk Rock Vancouver based rock outfit Gnash Rambler have released their debut record!  By the time you’ve finished listening to Gnash Rambler, the twelve track punk blitzkrieg will have you believing that punk is very much alive despite pop punk’s best attempts to bury its […]

All Else Fails releases video for “The Forever Lie”

Edmonton, AB based band, All Else Fails recently released a follow up to their 2013 award winning EP, Fucktropolis. The new release, The Forever Lie was released to the public on February 17, 2017 via their indie label, Suicidal Bride Records. All Else Fails has now released a video for the single, “The Forever Lie” […]

Armstrong Metal Fest announce set times for 2017 lineup

Armstrong, BC based festival Armstrong Metal Fest has revealed set times for their 2017 lineup being held on July 14 & 15 at Hassen Arena. This year the lineup includes Boston’s Revocation, Vancouver’s NINJASPY, Canadian 80’s legends Aggression and so much more! Festival co-founder Jesse Valstar comments: “The team members of West Metal Entertainment poured […]