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[21 Apr 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

I thought you might like to read little bit about this obscure Montreal band that plays a mix of dark rock with trippy themes and instrumental dreamy pieces. Their new CD is a compilation that goes from 1995 to 2005 of their best songs. Before my life is one of the most interesting pieces where they use loops for the vocals. Die Young reminded me of the new wave dark bands from the 90s. Then in reprive they even have poetry in Spanish. The CD is really eclectic, the voice of the vocalist is close to that of Swan’s Michael Gira and actually the duo that Ian and Caro do in some pieces reminded me also of this legendary band called The Swans. The lyrics are explicit, the instrumentation is Gothic in some themes with wild metalish vocals.

Canadian Bands, Goth, Live Video, Metal, Ontario, Punk, Rock, Toronto »

[12 Nov 2010 | Comments Off on The Birthday Massacre | ]
The Birthday Massacre

The band was formed in 1999 and independently produced and recorded their first two albums, Nothing and Nowhere and Violet. Through both of these high-demand releases, as well as their highly acclaimed and beautifully atmospheric website, the band obtained a large and loyal fan base throughout the world. Due to their independent success, in 2005 they were approached by European record label Repo Records (followed shortly by Metropolis Records in North America) and the band began its steady climb to reaching a much wider audience with the 2007 release of the acclaimed and wildly popular Walking With Strangers.

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[30 Oct 2010 | Comments Off on Spookhaus | ]

I am SpookhauS: Musician, Producer,Vampire,Composer,”Artist of Darkness. I Am inspired by Horror movies, Halloween, Paranormal, Graveyards, rainy days, The Devil, Gothness and the like. My music spans many genres but always remains Dark. From stirring soundtrack pieces, atmospheric mood music, to full on abrasive metal,industrial. From triphop grooves to rockin in yer face stuff dedicated to Horror Movies. It’s all here and I leave no gravestone unturned.