Tag: The Agonist

NEWS: Vicky Psarakis of The Agonist covers KoRn!

It seems crazy but “Falling Away From Me” by KoRn is now 21 years old having been released in 1999, a huge hit with over 91 million streams of YouTube of a music video that features an anti child abuse theme. The Agonist frontwoman Vicky Psarakis who replaced Alissa White-Gluz when she joined Arch Enemy

NEWS: The Agonist’s Vicky Psarakis covers System Of A Down!

It’s been what… 6 days since the new System Of A Down double A side single materialised and already Vicky Psarakis and Cody Johnstone have recorded their own cover version of the headline song “Protect The Land“. For those unfamiliar, Psarakis is perhaps better known as the frontwoman of Canadian Metallers The Agonist and has been using

Documentary: Recording the “Ghostbusters” theme with The Agonist!

For Halloween, The Agonist frontwoman Vicky Psarakis continued her partnership with multi instrumentalist Cody Johnstone and released a cover of the Ghostbusters theme in full Metal glory. In this short and sweet documentary, she shows how she stacked up the power metal verse/chorus and created her own “gang” vocals. The original video is also below,

NEWS: Devin Townsend is the order of the night for The Agonist!

The flourishing covers partnership between The Agonist frontwoman Vicky Psarakis and multi instrumentalist Cody Johnstone has been a weekly pleasure you can’t measure during lockdown and once again they have outdone themselves with “Vampira” by Devin Townsend. Interestingly Cody uses the GetGood Drums “Kemper Profiler Pack” from Periphery bassist Adam “Nolly” GetGood…

NEWS: The Agonist cover In Flames!

The Agonist frontwoman Vicky Psarakis continues to impress as she churns out the weekly cover songs on her YouTube channel with multi instrumentalist partner in crime Quentin Cornet. This week the pair have chosen a classic in “Only For The Weak” by Swedish Melodic Death Metallers In Flames, one of the cornerstones of the Gothenburg

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Killswitch Engage.

Without a doubt one of the stand out tracks from “As Daylight Dies“, the fourth studio record from Metalcore mainstays Killswitch Engage, “My Curse” is an instantly recognisable classic from 2006. Lex Halaby was tapped up to shoot a music video for the single, having previously done so for “A Bid Farewell” and a radio

Review: “Life In The City” by Demise Of The Crown

Montreal Quebec Canada residents Demise of the Crown recorded their self-titled debut album in early 2015 at Uplift studios with Slaves on Dope guitarist Kevin Jardine guitarist. A combination of Metal styles that seamlessly cross the decade before it’s writing with a modern edge and classic roots it’s a fine piece of work. This time

NEWS: Stay Down ask for “No More Lies”!

Getting the full music video treatment, “No More Lies” is the second single after “Truth in Freedom” to follow their 2018 debut EP “My Way” from female fronted Czech Republic Hardcore band Stay Down. If you’re a fan of Arch Enemy or The Agonist then look no further, we’re expecting the album that follows to be

Review: “Unlimited Energy” by Karmatik

Nominated at the Gala GAMIQ in the “Best Metal Album 2019” category eventually won by “Angry Undead” by The Flaying and with Mixing and mastering at The Grid Studio by Christian Donaldson (Cryptopsy, The Agonist, Beneath the Massacre, Beyond Creation) the sophomore album from Quebec Canada residents Karmatik is a critically acclaimed beast from May.

NEWS: The Agonist get bloody!

Doesn’t time fly? It only seems like yesterday that we were listening to the debut of Vicky Psarakis in The Agonist as she replaced Alissa White-Gluz but with the release of “Orphans” seven weeks ago, Psarakis has been in the band for four years! From her third album in the line-up, the band have released