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06 September 2018
Voivod: "Always Moving" 7" EP released and video launched; European tour starts tomorrow!
Voivod:  "Always Moving" 7" EP released and video launched; European tour starts tomorrow!

Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators VOIVOD are soon to release their new studio album “The Wake” on September 21st, 2018 for via Century Media Records worldwide. 


Consequently, VOIVOD have now released the album’s second single “Always Moving”. Check out the song in a clip directed by Eric Massicotte & Pierre Duplessis here: https://youtu.be/SEJRfsDLFI0


Stream the song on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/track/7v1XOpZUMsNqF4b4dPpyxt 


Or check the song here: https://VOIVODBand.lnk.to/TheWake


VOIVOD’s Michel “Away” Langevin checked in with the following comment: “After a very cool summer playing festivals in North America, we are now refreshing the set list with new material and old classics for the upcoming Euro tour. Aside from the first single 'Obsolete Beings', we added our new 7" 'Always Moving' to the show and we are pleased to present the video for it. See you soon on the road!“


VOIVOD have now also made a 7” EP available for “Always Moving” to also stress the beginning of their European touring activities. The collectible 7” EP for the album track “Always Moving” features “Order Of The Blackguards (Live 2018)” as B-Side and is limited to a total of 1000 copies, available in the following editions:


7Inch: 500x copies / CM Distro Europe


Lilac 7Inch: 100x copies / CM Webshop Europe (Sold out!)


Clear 7Inch: 200x copies / CM Distro Europe (Sold out!)


Transp. red 7Inch: 200x / Band edition on tour


Get the 7” EP from CM Distro here: 


http://www.cmdistro.de/Artist/Voivod/198?Page=1&PageSize=25&Sort=13


The album’s opening track “Obsolete Beings“ can still be seen here: https://youtu.be/8ToK9VLJcxU


The album’s standard track-listing reads as follows:


VOIVOD – "The Wake":


1. Obsolete Beings


2. The End Of Dormancy


3. Orb Confusion


4. Iconspiracy


5. Spherical Perspective


6. Event Horizon


7. Always Moving


8. Sonic Mycelium


Next to a standard jewelcase CD edition and a Digital Album release, “The Wake“ will also be available as limited 2CD Mediabook edition with a bonus disc of 11 tracks featuring the 5 songs off 2016’s “Post Society” EP as well 6 live tracks from 2018’s 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, alternate artwork, an expanded booklet of 32 pages and a set of 3 stickers. This is the track-listing for that edition’s bonus disc:


VOIVOD – “Bonus Disc”


Post Society - EP:



  1. Post Society

  2. Forever Mountain

  3. Fall

  4. We Are Connected

  5. Silver Machine


Live at 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise 2018:



  1. Inner Combustion (Live 2018)

  2. Order Of The Blackguards (Live 2018)

  3. Psychic Vacuum (Live 2018)

  4. Lost Machine (Live 2018)

  5. Fall (Live 2018)

  6. Voivod (Live 2018)


The 2LP release of “The Wake” will come on 180gr. vinyl with an etching design on Side D, packaged in a gatefold sleeve and with a double-sided poster. Next to standard black vinyl, the album will also be available in the following limited coloured editions:


Black 2LP: Unlimited


Pink 2LP: 100x copies / CM Webshop Europe (Sold out!)


White 2LP: 200x copies / CM Webshop Europe


Red 2LP: 300x copies / CM Distro Europe


Silver 2LP: 200x copies / Nuclear Blast


Golden 2LP: 200x copies / Season Of Mist


Transp. sun yellow 2LP: 100x copies / CM Webshop USA


VOIVOD’s “The Wake” is the highly anticipated successor to 2013’s “Target Earth” album as well as the 2016 mini-album “Post Society”. The album was recorded and mixed by Francis Perron at RadicArt Recording Studio in Canada and its artwork (as well as the art for the attached singles, to be seen above!) was once again created by VOIVOD drummer Michel “Away” Langevin.


VOIVOD, who are currently celebrating their 35th band-anniversary, will begin a first European touring run in support of “The Wake” tomorrow with rotating support by Maggot Heart (from 7th until 16th Sept), Nightrage (from 18th until 26th Sept) and Bio-Cancer (from 28th Sept until 20th Oct) on September 7th. Here is a list of all dates:


VOIVOD – European Tour 2018:


07.09.2018 Prague (Czech Republic) – Futurum *


08.09.2018 Poznan (Poland) – U Bazyla *


09.09.2018 Warsaw (Poland) – Hydrozagadka *


10.09.2018 Krakow (Poland) – Kwadrat *


11.09.2018 Bratislava (Slovakia) – Randal Club *


13.09.2018 Cluj-Napoca (Romania) – Flying Circus Pub *


14.09.2018 Belgrade (Serbia) – Elektropionir *


15.09.2018 Budapest (Hungary) – Durer Kert *


16.09.2018 Vienna (Austria) – Szene *


18.09.2018 Bologna (Italy) – Locomotiv **


19.09.2018 Rome (Italy) – Largo **


20.09.2018 Milan (Italy) – Santeria **


21.09.2018 Winterthur (Switzerland) – Gaswerk **


22.09.2018 Seyssinet Pariset (France) – Ilyade **


24.09.2018 Barcelona (Spain) – Boveda **


25.09.2018 Madrid (Spain) – Nazca **


26.09.2018 Porto (Portugal) – Hard Club **


28.09.2018 Marseille (France) – Jas' Rod ***


29.09.2018 Paris (France) – Petit Bain ***


30.09.2018 Nantes (France) – Ferrailleur ***


02.10.2018 Southampton (UK) – The Joiners ***


03.10.2018 Cardiff (UK) – The Globe ***


04.10.2018 Leeds (UK) – Temple Of Boom ***


05.10.2018 Glasgow (UK) – Cathouse ***


06.10.2018 Manchester (UK) – Rebellion ***


07.10.2018 London (UK) – Underworld ***


09.10.2018 Brussels (Belgium) – Magasin 4 ***


10.10.2018 Amstelveen (The Netherlands) – P60 ***


11.10.2018 Eindhoven (The Netherlands) – Dynamo ***


12.10.2018 Cologne (Germany) – Luxor ***


13.10.2018 Hamburg (Germany) – Logo ***


14.10.2018 Copenhagen (Denmark) – Pumpehuset ***


15.10.2018 Stockholm (Sweden) – Klubb Nalen ***


17.10.2018 Helsinki (Finland) – Tavastia ***


18.10.2018 Tampere (Finland) – Klubi ***


20.10.2018 Oslo (Norway) – John Dee ***


Support bands:


* Maggot Heart (from 7th until 16th Sept)


** Nightrage (from 18th until 26th Sept)


*** Bio-Cancer (from 28th Sept until 20th Oct)


Look out for VOIVOD’s “The Wake” coming soon…


VOIVOD are:


Snake – Vocals


Chewy – Guitar


Rocky – Bass


Away – Drums


VOIVOD online:


http://voivod.com


http://www.facebook.com/Voivod 


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