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ALBUM REVIEW – “Language” by The Contortionist

     The Contortionist, known for grinding together a wide variety of angular and calculated takes on the progressive metal genre (also called”djent” if you really want to go there), are growing up. In 2013 vocalist/keyboardist Jon Carpenter left the group, and was replaced by Mike Lessard and Eric Guenther (the new standalone keyboard player). […]

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Architects Drop Off Protest The Hero Tour; The Contortionist To Fill In

Architects have announced they will be dropping off the remainder of the current Protest The Hero tour, citing fatigue. The Contortionist have been announced to fill in from the 30th to the 10th of December. Protest The Hero have announced they are working on a replacement for the last five dates of the tour. Architects […]

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The Contortionist Announce New Vocalist

THE CONTORTIONIST have announced Mike Lessard of Last Chance To Reason as their permenant vocalist, replacing Jonathan Carpenter who exited the band earlier this year. “We’re very excited about this announcement. The run of dates we did with him as a fill-in were a much needed breath of fresh air. He brings to the table […]

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The Contortionist Part Ways With Lead Singer

THE CONTORTIONIST have announced the departure of their frontman Jonathan Carpenter today with his interim replacement in one fell swoop. Jonathan and his long-time girlfriend will be expecting their first child and Carpenter has made the decision to focus on his personal life. Mike Lessard of LAST CHANCE TO REASON will be taking on vocal […]

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Veil Of Maya Announce Spring Canadian Tour

Veil Of Maya have announced they will be touring in Canada this Spring. The Contortionist, Glasscloud and Beyond The Shore will round out the bill. The complete itinerary can be seen below. Veil Of Maya will also be heading on a U.S. Tour with Parkway Drive. 4/28 – London, ON @ Rum Runners 4/29 – […]

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