Coming back from Heavy Montreal 2016 I bitterly thought once again that the metal scene in Toronto is rather dry.

5/4, a new prog rock and prog-metal fest (presented by Nico Mira & Dentata Music) taking place this coming weekend wants to do something about that.

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The Weird & The Wonderful e o gasca la inceput de drum, dar departe de a fi incepatoare.

Sunt din Toronto, sunt pe la radio in zona, si sunt in zona cu Mars Volta sau Coheed and Cambria.

In 2015 au publicat primul album, Zeta Reticuli: e o fantana de sunete pentru insetatii de spirit, dexteritate (instrumentala si vocala), si comuniune muzicala.

I-am vazut in octombrie la prima lor iesire live, intr-un club din West Toronto. Le lipseste inca un basist, poate si un clapar (i-au inlocuit cu piste audio pre-inregistrate). Ce am auzit insa de la cei trei e vibrant.

The Weird & The Wonderful at the end of their first ever concert, Toronto, October 2015
The Weird & The Wonderful at the end of their first ever concert, Toronto, October 2015

 

Emisiune difuzata pe Radio Trib.

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