Tag Archives: April Wine

Kobra and the Lotus pay tribute to the Spirit of Radio

Posted by on August 10, 2015

Metal band Kobra and the Lotus, who have toured with KISS and Def Leppard, are taking their Canadian heritage pretty seriously. The band have decided to record an EP, Words of the Prophets, that pays tribute to a handful of other Canadian rock acts, with covers of songs by Triumph, Bachman-Turner Overdrive and April Wine. YOu’ve […]

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Kobra and the Lotus release new video for Black Velvet cover

Posted by on June 23, 2015

In anticipation for their upcoming release Words of the Prophets, a tribute to the band’s fellow Canadian influences, Kobra and the Lotus has released a music video for their cover of Alannah Myles’ “Black Velvet.” Words will be released worldwide on August 28th via Titan Music, but this song is available right now on iTunes. […]

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Michel “Away” Langevin of Voivod’s Top 5: Favorite Quebec Bands

Posted by on March 2, 2015

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SyvR6kOy5p4[/youtube] We’ll be the first to admit that Montreal is a great city for metalheads. Yet we bet that when a good chunk of metalheads think of the French-Canadian province Quebec, they think of Voivod. So while chatting with us backstage at NYC’s Gramercy Theater recently, drummer Michel “Away” Langevin was kind enough to share […]

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