Tag Archives: Jean-Yves Theriault

Michel “Away” Langevin discusses Voivod’s concepts for 7”s, recalls infamous tour with Soundgarden and Faith No More

Posted by on February 23, 2015

Thrash metal and prog rock are no strangers to each other. Yet only a few bands are capable of seamlessly blending the two into its own unique sound. And over the course of three decades, despite setbacks caused by lineup changes, deaths, and simply changes in the music industry, Voivod has stood out as one […]

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Blacky leaves Voivod – again

Posted by on July 11, 2014

In 2008, when former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted left Voivod after a six-year stint in the band, they brought back their original bassist, Jean-Yves Theriault, aka Blacky. Now he’s out of the band again.There’s no word on why he’s no longer in the band, but he’s confirmed that he won’t be playing with them in […]

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