Review – Trigon

Album: Fed Up Release Date: March 24, 2017 Download Genre: Rock/Metal Trigon are new comers to the Ottawa scene and today they are releasing their debut album entitled Fed Up, a vaguely punk rock, slightly angsty and at times beautifully chaotic rock album that will fit into virtually any collection. The album starts of with […]

Review – CRNKSHFT

Album: CRNKSHFT (Self-Titled) Release Date: March 24, 2017 Download: https://crnkshft.bandcamp.com Genre: Hard Rock / Metal The guys in CRNKSHFT are back with their self-titled EP on March 24, following up their debut EP Hard Fucking Rock (2015). If you’re like me and need your does of wake the hell up and get moving, this album […]

Metalocalypstick Fest announce first batch of bands to line-up

The second annual Metalocalypstick Fest is just around the corner. This two-day family friendly fest out of Valemount, British Columbia features metal, hardcore and punk bands with female power. Set near Jasper National Park, what’s better then metal-babes and the Canadian Rockies? Originally founded by Kaija Kinney of Vancouver’s Anarchenon. She states “This festival means […]

Review – Striker

Album: Striker Release Date: February 24, 2017 Download Genre: Metal Edmonton metal monsters, Striker, are back with their new self-titled album and for the fifth time they have delivered some serious riffage. It now seems entirely possibly these gentlemen possess some kind of mystical time machine, and are able to bring the old school stadium […]

Interview – Adrian Pain & The Dead Sexy

I had the opportunity to ask Adrian Pain & The Dead Sexy questions regarding their new album Mixed Messages. The EP was released on February 10, 2017.  Be sure to read below to find out more about the release and pick up a copy of Mixed Messages today! First off, can you introduce yourself to […]

Five Questions With KOZEN

We had the chance to ask Toronto based progressive metal band, KOZEN a few questions about their writing style, upcoming shows and more during our Five Questions With segment! Enjoy! Care to introduce yourself to our readers? We’re KOZEN, a really odd progressive metal band officially from Toronto and unofficially from Mississauga, Pickering, Whitby, and […]

Photo Review – Pilcrow and Snake River Redemption

Who: Pilcrow & Snake River Redemption When: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Where: Cherry Cola’s, Toronto I headed down to Cherry Cola’s where Matt Groopie was hosting Whiskey Wednesdays last week. Taking the stage that night were Pilcrow (minus their bassist who had to miss the evening’s performance due to illness) and Snake River Redemption. It […]