Audrey Gerrard and Marco Hoertler get indulgent with their Top 20 of 2016 "2016 has been a phenomenal year for releases" writes Audrey. "Enormous releases from some of the mainstay metal bands and some insane debuts and sophomore local releases".
2016 proved to be a challenging year, here are some of the albums that helped us through it...
Melancholic triumph or triumphant melancholy...
"At the end of the day I’m there to serve the riff. That’s my job, I’m a glorified metronome".
Hold on to your hats! Calgary death metal band Krepitus have their debut album coming out on 25th November and it's not for the faint of heart!
"I think you could say that recording a video is Oscar’s nightmare"
"It's stuff everybody can relate to, that we need to feel, to deal with our past, so we can embrace the future".
Poitr, Peter, Pumpkin/Soul-eater...
"It's comfortable territory"
“Six years does seem like an inordinate amount of time doesn’t it? But I was busy living in sin for much of that time".