4.0

Battlesoul – Sunward and Starward

Canada’s Battlesoul recently released their new album ‘Sunward and Starward’ on CDN Records, which showcases their bold approach to multi-genre songwriting.  The main components seem to be rooted in Extreme Met...

Interview – Shadow of Everest

Shadow of Everest (SoE) is a Canadian progressive metal band from Halifax, Nova Scotia. Formed in 2014, the band’s line-up currently consists of JV (guitars, vocals), Shaun Cowell (bass), Matt Burton (drums) an...
4.4

The Birthday Massacre – Under Your Spell

It has been considered as one of The Birthday Massacre’s most commercially accessible of all their albums to date.  Early reflections are that the band are certainly continuing their exploration of the Dark Ret...

Interview – Era 9

ERa 9 from Montreal, QC, Canada, describe it as a multicultural city that is big on Hip-Hop and EDM; and having roots of rock music, we wanted to combine all the genres that we love. That's how we came up with ...
4.5

Fractal Cypher – The Human Paradox

Montréal Quintet Fractal Cypher aren’t one of those bands you can easily categorise.  Mixing a blend of Power Metal in the vain of Sonata Arctica and Avantasia, but with an aggressive, progressive and technical...