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Below is our complete Ages news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
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This week: vocalist Paul "Ablaze" Zinay (Blackguard) and bassist Xavier St Laurent (ex-Ion Dissonance) of Montreal, Quebec have formed a new group known as Ages. The two tracks so far released are titled "Heinous Nemesis" and "Resounding Negation," featuring members of Epica and HateSphere as guests. Co-host Mike Smith (OverkillExposure) offers his opinion on the band's sound and potential appeal.
Next: Mike and co-host Kevin Perez (n0thinghead) react to two freshly released singles: "Chimes At Midnight" from Atlanta's Mastodon and "Cusp Of Eternity" from Sweden's Opeth. Both songs are taken from the eagerly anticipated upcoming albums "Once More 'Round The Sun" and "Pale Communion," respectively.
Montreal extreme act Ages (Blackguard, ex-Ion Dissonance) has released a second single titled "Resounding Negation." The track features a guest appearance by Esben Elnegaard Kjaer of Danish metallers HateSphere.
"We'd like to thank [Kjaer] for lending his vicious vocals to this song!" The band comments. "Resounding Negation" is available for download here.
Ages previously debuted first single "Heinous Nemesis," featuring Mark Jansen (Epica, MaYan), in early May.
New Montreal act Ages has issued the following press release:
"We are AGES, welcome.
"Created by Xavier St Laurent (ex-Ion Dissonance) and Alexander Hebert, with a lineup that now includes Andre Thibault, Paul “Ablaze” Zinay (Blackguard), and Francois Archambault.
"We are excited to present to everyone our first of two singles entitled 'Heinous Nemesis' featuring Mark Jansen of EPICA and MAYAN."
"Heinous Nemesis" can be downloaded for free here. Ages will be releasing songs continuously throughout the coming months, all of which will available for free download.
Ages, the melodic black metal project consisting of members from Volturyon, Dissection, Evangeli, Magog and Slumber, will begin unleashing singles as digital releases. The band already has singles for "From the Ashes of Time" and "Absent Tribulation" on YouTube. Ages will continue to release singles, as opposed to full length albums, as soon as new material is written and produced. Below is Ages' latest single "At the Behest of Reason." More...