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MERKABAH - Ubiquity (2014 - MMR017) or FACE OFF - The Colour of Rain (Digipak 2013 MMR011)

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MERKABAH - Ubiquity (2014 - MMR017) or FACE OFF - The Colour of Rain (Digipak 2013 MMR011)

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Image #2 - Album cover for FACE OFF.
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MERKABAH - Ubiquity (Deluxe Domestic Digipak)

Five-piece, female-fronted power metallers from Quebec City, may be Canada’s best kept secret!

‘Ubuquity’ is MERKABAH'S third full-length album, of symphonic power metal, with touches of prog, and folk metal. ‘Ubiquity’ was masterfully produced, with major label sound quality, by the band and Pierre Remillard (Anvil, Kataklysm, Misery Index, Malevolent Creation).
Very memorable songs sung by their attractive front-woman, and heavy power-prog riffs from the rest of the band are what Merkabah are all about !

Merkabah has been a major force on Quebec metal scene since their first album in 2005, and their second release was the Winner for Best Heavy Metal album at the Gala of Quebec Indie Artists’s Awards in 2009.
‘Ubiquity’ shows Merkabah in all their metal glory with magnificent symphonic powerful songs, with an abundance of diversity and melody!

“An epic journey through the most fantastic worlds filled with intense emotions and rich sound textures.”

This album is destined for greatness!

RIYL: Nightwish, Lacuna Coil, Therion, Iced Earth, Iron Maiden, Dream Theater

The Digipak CD includes a 8-page booklet with lyrics, band photos and superior artwork

Track listing:
1. Mythomania
2. Divine Sparks
3. Red Letter Days
4. Circle of Despair
5. Brothers From the Seed Cain
6. Deadly Prophets of the Printed Page
7. Agartha
8. Ubiquity

Merkabah have shared the stage with Gamma Ray, Lacuna Coil, and Hammerfall in their native home province.

Jacinthe Poulin - vocals
François Vachon - guitars
Raynald Brochu - guitars
Louis Doyon - bass
Nicolas Bilodeau - drums

FACE OFF - The Colour of Rain (Digipak 2013)

European female-fronted metal band FACE OFF storm out of the gate with excellent song writing, and powerful riffs on their debut album “The Colour of Rain". Crank up the volume, and FACE OFF will deliver a knockout punch with 9 tracks of pure doom / power metal with just a touch of goth !

With Marija Kovacevic’s hauntingly melodic voice there is a striking contrast to the thundering rhythms and distorted chaos, produced by the other four members of the band. The guitars play a pivotal role in the recording, and help drive each track forward. With many different tempo changes, the drums, bass & guitars add power and variety to the mix, creating an epic wall of sound. FACE OFF bring to the table a refreshingly new sound to the melodic metal genre, and the music reminds us of a metallized version of Evanescence.

Featured Album on Sonic Cathedral Webzine "Where Women of Metal Rock" and "Best Albums of 2013" on Female-fronted Rock Webzine !

"This one is for the heavy metal heads, you want your guitars loud and penetrating, this is for you. You want sounds to wake the dead, step right up." (10/10) - Sonic Cathedral Webzine (USA)

“Face Off are a cut above the usual, they mix this soothing gothic vocal metal delivery with some impressive guitar riffs that are going to get your attention. A mix of heavy alternative and melodic metal.”
- Wicked Channel Webzine (USA)

“I get a heavier Tool feeling when I listen to this. Or a Paramore that has dropped all pop aspirations and gone all heavy metal on us.”
- Battle Helm Webzine (se)

"...This album is worthy of a place in any Rock fan's album collection..."
- Dave Smith, Ravenheart Music (uk)

The CD digipak includes a 10 page booklet with lyrics, and outstanding artwork - “a very professional package, with amazing sound production”

RIYL – Evanescence, Lacuna Coil, Nightwish, Within Temptation

View the official video for their break-out single "Fragile" on YouTube!

TRACK LISTING – approx. Running Time: 43 min.

1. The Colour of Rain
2. Dream Chamber
3. Close Enough
4. War Against War
5. The Innocence
6. Voices
7. Fragile
8. Lost In Translation
9. The End

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