Catuvolcus

About Catuvolcus

  • Location: Warwick, QC, CANADA
  • Genre: Progressive Folk Metal / Gaul Metal / Rustic Metal

Short Biography


Catuvolcus is a technically proficient Canadian Extreme Metal band hailing from Warwick, Quebec.The four piece, formed in 2007 by Pierre-Alexandre Plessix features Maxime Côté, Etienne Gallo (Augury, Talamyus) and Dominic Forest Lapointe (Augury, Beyond Creation).

The entity's influences and texts are deeply rooted in historical themes that drastically differ from their genre counterparts'. The History of the Gaul empire is redrawn, revisited and sung once again.

A leap back to a culture, a bygone era, revived through texts interpreted in French that creates the perfect balance between festive hymns and aggressive anthems.

Hot off the heels of their critically acclaimed 2012 release “Gergovia”, Catuvolcus is set to release their most accomplished and technical workout to date. Backed by an all star cast of talented musicians, Catuvolcus‘ Voyageurs de l'Aube is without a doubt their most engaging and grandiose work period. Recorded during the summer in Montreal and mixed by Maxime Côté, Voyageurs de l'Aube features Étienne Gallo (Augury, Talamyus) on drums, Dominic Forest Lapointe (Beyond Creation, Augury, Teramobil) on bass as well as Tim Rowland (Woccon) on acoustic guitars, Joel Violette (Woods of Ypres, Thrawsunblat) on guest vocals and Jake Rogers (Gallowbraid) on guest vocals.

The album features a total of 4 songs, 3 new tracks and a cover of Woods of Ypres' "Thrill of The Struggle". Voyageurs de l'Aube will be released in October 2013 through Deathbound Records and Talheim Records, pressing is limited to 500 units.

Music steeped in history, that's it ! We play Metal, that's all !






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