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 Wiebe

Laura is managing editor of and co-host of weekly metal show Kill Eat Exploit the Weak on CFMU 93.3 FM.