Canadian metal new release round-up: April 2016 edition

canadian metal april 2016

Another Hellbound / Kill Eat Exploit the Weak run down of recent Canadian metal releases… Let us know if something heavy and Canadian has come out lately and missed our notice.


Catching up:

Frostbite – Etching Obscurity
released 5 Feb 2016
(Montreal, Québec)

Alder – Sun Worshipper
released 20 Feb 2016
(Calgary, Alberta)

Scars from a Dead Room – Vengeance
released 29 Feb 2016
(Montreal, Québec)

The End of Gallia – That Was the End – This is the Beginning
released 12 Mar 2016
(Montreal, Québec)

Out since the last update:

Blood Ceremony – Lord of Misrule
released 25 March 2016
(Toronto, Ontario)

Idolatry – Visions From The Throne Of Eyes
released 25 March 2016
(Edmonton, Alberta)

Necronomicon – Advent of the Human God
released 25 Mar 2016
(Montreal, Québec)

Gypsy Chief Goliath – Citizens of Nowhere
released 15 April 2016
(Toronto, Ontario)


Greber – Split 7″ with Anthesis
releases 17 May 2016

“Southern Ontario’s grind-doom titans Greber have released a new song off their upcoming split 7″ with New Brunswick mind-alterers Anthesis. The 4 track split will be released through No List Records as well as Ancient Temple Recordings and will be available on May 17th. To hear a new track from each band off the split and pre-order your copy go to,

In support of the split Greber will be doing an eastern Canada tour in May with select dates with Anthesis.”

Wednesday May 11th Hamilton, ON @ Doors Pub
Friday May 13th Montreal, QC @ Turbo Haus (final Alaskan show)
Saturday May 14th Moncton, NB @ The Esquire Tavern
Sunday May 15th Charlottetown, PEI @ The Sportsmans Club*
Monday May 16th Fredericton, NB @ The Capital*
Thursday May 19th Saint John, NB @ TBA
Friday May 20th Halifax, NS @ Menz/Mollyz*
Saturday May 21st Sherbrooke, QC @ Le Murdoch

* select dates with Anthesis

Laura is associate editor of and co-host of weekly metal show Kill Eat Exploit the Weak on CFMU 93.3 FM. She loves doom, prog, cats and basketball, believes in equity and social justice and is not cool with any form of discrimination, marginalization, harassment or oppression.