This post features some random Canadian Music News bits. As reported on blabbermouth,Vancouver, BC, metal band WEST OF HELL featuring Zimmer’s Hole frontman Chris Valagao is set to release its debut album Spiral Empire on May 8, 2012 via Reversed Records. The album was produced by Rob Shallcross and was recorded at the Factory Studios in Vancouver, BC. Also reported on blabbermouth, Montreal’s THE AGONIST is set to release their third studio album Prisoners on June 5, 2012 via Century Media Records. The album was produced by Christian Donaldson (Cryptopsy) and mixed by Tue Madsen.
In other recent Canadian Music News, KEN MODE won this year’s JUNO for Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year! Congratulations to KEN MODE, an awesome band from Canada.
Also, RUSH is set to release its first radio single from their new album “Clockwork Angels”. The first single is the tune “Headlong Flight.”
- KEN MODE Wins Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year At Canada’s Junos (bravewords.com)
- WEST OF HELL To Release Spiral Empire Album In May; Features ZIMMERS HOLE Vocalist Chris “The Heathen” Valagao (bravewords.com)
- Hard music heads to the mainstream (canada.com)
- Talent Tuesday – New Canadian Releases – March 27 and April 3, 2012 (therealcanadianmusicblog.wordpress.com)
- Scenes from the 2012 Juno Awards (theglobeandmail.com)