"some music was meant to stay underground..."


Formed: 2007
From: Montreal, Canada
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Bookakee News

Below is our complete Bookakee 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.

Bookakee Streaming New Album

Quebecois progressive death metallers Bookakee have finally released their new album "Whorrific" and are streaming it over on bandcamp. Stream that fourteen-track album below. This album marks the follow-up to 2011's "Invasion of the Depraved" from the eclectic Montreal combo. Bookakee also has a show planned over in North Bay, Ontario with the band TheKillingFields and Killitorious at the Granite Curling Club on January 25th.

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Chariots of the Gods Announces Quebec Show Dates

Ottawa, ON's melodic death thrashers Chariots of The Gods have announced they will be performing at this year’s Drummondville Metal Fest V on February 9th, 2013, with Quebec's top metal talents Cryptopsy (Montreal), Ghoulunatics (Montreal), Bookakee (Montreal), 101 Proof (Montreal), Trollheims (Trois-Rivieres), Odium (Walkerton, ON) and L’Habit Me Suce Le Moine (Drummondville). Chariots of the Gods will also be performing in Montreal, QC the following week on Feb 16th, 2013, with Burning The Oppressor.

"With our album being released soon, we look forward to playing it live at Drummond Metalfest 5, along with playing with incredible bands, in front of one of the best crowds in the province of Quebec," comments vocalist Renaud Jobin.

The band is set to release their full length album, "Tides of War," on Tuesday, January 29th, 2013, and unleashed their second single, "Unbound," featuring guest vocals by Aleksi Sihvonen of Norther, which can be heard at this location. You can pre-order the album at the band's Bandcamp here, along with a free download of the title track. More...

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Bookakee Re-Releases EP On Label

Montreal's quirkiest progressive grind metal band Bookakee is streaming almost all five songs from its "Invasion of the Depraved" EP over on YouTube. The band self-released this EP earlier and has been streaming the tracks for a while, but recently released it on the Oregon NetLabel Torn Flesh Records. Bookakee invites its fans to check out the full EP at this location. Bookakee will be appearing at Bar Le Trash in Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec with Beneath The Massacre, Self Collapse and Teramobil on June 1st. Check out an upload of "Bookakee Blast" from the EP below.

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Bookakee Vocalist Designs CD Cover Artwork

Phil Langelier, vocalist for Montreal fantasy grind metal band Bookakee, has designed the artwork for the Trois Rivieres Metal Fest Compilation #11 CD, along with the t-shirts for the event. The Metal Fest took place on October 14th and 15th, and the compilation has 38 bands on it, ranging from Annihilator to Unbreakable Hatred. You can check out music from Bookakee on the band's official YouTube channel. Below is also a video on how the band designs it's costumes. More...

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