By: Tara Thompson
Formed in 1993, Billy Talent are a melodic punk rock band from Mississauga, Ontario.
Their second album, Billy Talent II, was released in 2006. With singles like Fallen Leaves, Surrender and of course, Devil In A Midnight Mass.
The song is about a priest who had been arrested for child abuse and the church kept moving him from parish to parish. It reached number 4 on the Canadian Top Singles chart and 66 on the UK singles chart.
I’m Tara and I’m a graphic designer from Newfoundland. I am very fortunate to live in a city where there is a ton of amazing musicians. I’ve grown very fond of the local music scene in St. John’s and some of my favorite bands are ones I’ve met through going to local shows.