VOIVOD Release “Always Moving” 7″ EP and Video; Kick Off European Tour Tomorrow


Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators VOIVOD are soon to release their new studio album “The Wake” on 21 September 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:

Alternatively, you can stream the song on Spotify here: or check out the song here:

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:

The album’s opening track “Obsolete Beings“ can still be seen here:

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. It features the five songs off 2016’s “Post Society” EP, as well as six live tracks from 2018’s 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise, alternate artwork, an expanded booklet of 32 pages and a set of three stickers. The track-listing for that edition’s bonus disc is as follows:

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:
6. Inner Combustion (Live 2018)
7. Order Of The Blackguards (Live 2018)
8. Psychic Vacuum (Live 2018)
9. Lost Machine (Live 2018)
10. Fall (Live 2018)
11. 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, which can 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 07 until 16 Sept), Nightrage (from 18 until 26 Sept) and Bio-Cancer (from 28 Sept until 20 Oct) on 07 September. Full dates and venues can be found below:

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 07 until 16 Sept)
** Nightrage (from 18 until 26 Sept)
*** Bio-Cancer (from 28 Sept until 20 Oct)

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

Snake – Vocals
Chewy – Guitar
Rocky – Bass
Away – Drums

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