Kataklysm

Kataklysm

Kataklysm is a Canadian death metal band. They call their musical style "northern hyperblast" after an advertisement in M.E.A.T. magazine describing another band, Fear Factory, as "hyperblast". The term refers to the extremely fast blast beats that Kataklysm`s drummer, Max Duhamel, fuses into the music.1992. At the beginning of their career they were mostly known for being one of the fastest, most chaotic metal bands.

Vintage Magazines with Kataklysm

Screamer Magazine March 1994

Screamer Magazine March 1994
Issue: March 1994. Featuring: Rob Zombie of White Zombie. Also Included Scorpions, Damn the Machine, Mr. Big, My Sister's Machine, Shotgun Messiah, Eleven, Mutha's Day Out, Type O Negative, Crowbar, Life of Agony and Much More.

Articles with Kataklysm

Kataklysm: World Tour Plans Announced!

Montreal based death metal powerhouse KATAKLYSM, have posted a video outlining their world tour plans for their newly released masterpiece, Waiting for the End to Come. Check out this message from vocalist Maurizio Iacono here: Waiting for the End to Come was released on October 25th (Europe) and October 29th (North America) via Nuclear Blast…. Read more »


SEPULTURA and KATAKLYSM are coming to LOS ANGELES!

Brazil’s illustrious metal band SEPULTURA will be headlining a North American tour which launches this fall in support of their forthcoming album, The Mediator Between Head And Hands Must Be The Heart.  Joining SEPULTURA on the “Tsunami Of Metal” Tour will be Boston’s UNEARTH, Canada’s KATAKLYSM, Joey Jordison’s SCAR THE MARTYR (select dates), British Columbia’s… Read more »


KATAKLYSM Post Teaser Trailer for “Elevate” Teaser

Montreal based death metal powerhouse KATAKLYSM have uploaded a teaser for their upcoming “ELEVATE” video clip here:  http://smarturl.it/ElevateTeaser. The song comes from their upcoming album Waiting for the End to Come, and the final video will premiere on October 17, 2013 (9:00 am EST / 3:00 pm BST) on the Metal Hammer UK website at www.metalhammer.co.uk  and on 22:30 CET on… Read more »


KATAKLYSM Post Track-By-Track Part 1

Montreal based death metal powerhouse KATAKLYSM, have posted their first track-by-track video for their upcoming album Waiting for the End to Come below. In it vocalist Maurizio Iacono explains the creative process for the first four tracks “Fire”, “If I Was God – I’d Burn It All”, “Like Animals” and “Kill The Elite”. Waiting for the… Read more »


KATAKLYSM Unveil Track Listing For “Waiting for the End to Come”

Montreal based death metal powerhouse, KATAKLYSM, have revealed the track list for their highly anticipated upcoming release Waiting for the End to Come, which will be released on October 29th (North America) via Nuclear Blast. Waiting for the End to Come Jewel Case and Limited Cassette Track Listing: 01. Fire 02. If I Was God… Read more »


KATAKLYSM: Brand New Song Streaming

Montreal based death metal powerhouse, KATAKLYSM, have the brand new track “Kill the Elite” available for streaming below. The song comes from their highly anticipated upcoming release Waiting for the End to Come, which will be released on October 29th (North America) via Nuclear Blast. Waiting for the End to Come was recorded by guitarist… Read more »


KATAKLYSM: “Waiting for the End to Come” Alternate Deluxe Artwork Unveiled

Montreal based death metal powerhouse, KATAKLYSM, have revealed the alternate cover art for their highly anticipated upcoming release Waiting for the End to Come. The artwork by Eliran Kantor (TESTAMENT, HATEBREED) will be featured on the deluxe digipak and LP versions of their new album, which will be released on October 29th (North America) via… Read more »


KATAKLYSM: “Waiting for the End to Come” Artwork Revealed

Montreal based death metal powerhouse, KATAKLYSM, have revealed the cover art for their highly anticipated upcoming release Waiting for the End to Come. The artwork Peter Sallai (SABATON) will be featured on the standard jewel case and limited edition cassette tape versions of their new album, which will be released on October 29th (North America)… Read more »


Kataklysm To Shoot New Music Video In Serbia This August

KATAKLYSM will film a new music video in Belgrade, Serbia next month with acclaimed director Ivan Colic from iCode Productions (EX DEO, SOILWORK,  MOONSPELL, ALESTORM, KAMELOT) whose previous work includes KATAKLYSM’s “Push The Venom” video and EX DEO’s “Romulus” and “Final War (Battle Of Actium)” videos. Filming will commence in August for “a very ambitious… Read more »


KATAKLYSM Announce Temporary Drummer

KATAKLYSM have recruited ex-NEURAXIS drummer Oli Beaudoin to record their new album Waiting for the End to Come and to play the band’s upcoming shows starting on June 30th in Costa Rica. “Oli  played with KATAKLYSM before on the 70,000 Tons of Metal Cruise last year and he did a phenomenal show,” commented guitarist J-F Dagenais…. Read more »