Beyond Creation

Beyond Creation is a Canadian technical death metal band from Montreal, Quebec. They are currently signed to Season of Mist records.[1] The group has released three studio albums to date: The Aura (2011), Earthborn Evolution (2014), and Algorhythm (2018). They have toured extensively in Europe, the United States and Japan, supporting bands such as Obscura and Dying Fetus, while headlining tours alongside acts such as Revocation, Psycroptic and Virvum.[2]

Beyond Creation
OriginMontreal, Quebec, Canada
GenresTechnical death metal, progressive death metal
Years active2005–present
Labels
Websitewww.beyondcreationofficial.com
Members
  • Simon Girard
  • Kevin Chartré
  • Hugo Doyon-Karout
  • Philippe Boucher
Past members
  • Nicolas Domingo Viotto
  • Guyot Begin-Benoit
  • Dominic "Forest" Lapointe

HistoryEdit

Beyond Creation was formed in Montreal, Quebec, Canada by current guitarist and lead vocalist Simon Girard and former guitarist Nicolas Domingo Viotto. The band built-out their lineup over the coming years and self-released their debut full-length The Aura in 2011.[3]

On February 19, 2013, the band signed with Season Of Mist and then re-released The Aura. To support the album's re-release, Beyond Creation toured North America on the Decibel Magazine Tour with Cannibal Corpse, Napalm Death and Immolation.[4][5]

The band released their second album, Earthborn Evolution, on October 24, 2014.[6]

In 2015, the band toured extensively, embarking on The Summer Slaughter Tour, alongside Arch Enemy, Born of Osiris, Veil of Maya, The Acacia Strain and Cattle Decapitation and also supporting label-mates Hate Eternal on the Infernus World Tour.[7][8]

In 2016, the band performed their first European tour as part of Obscura's Akróasis European tour.[9]

MembersEdit

Current membersEdit

  • Simon Girard – guitar, vocals (2005–present)
  • Kevin Chartré – guitar, backing vocals (2008–present)
  • Philippe Boucher – drums (2012–present)
  • Hugo Doyon-Karout – bass (2015–present)

Former membersEdit

  • Guyot Begin-Benoit – drums (2005–2012)
  • Nicolas Domingo Viotto – guitar (2005–2008)
  • Dominic "Forest" Lapointe – bass (2010–2015)

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

  • The Aura (2011)
  • Earthborn Evolution (2014)
  • Algorythm (2018)

DemoEdit

  • Demo (2010)

Music videosEdit

  • "Omnipresent Perception" (2012)
  • "Fundamental Process" (2015)
  • "Coexistence" (2017)
  • "Earthborn Evolution" (2017)
  • "Theatrical Delirium" (2018)
  • "The Inversion" (2018)
  • "In Adversity" (2019)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominee/Work Result Ref
2019 Juno Award Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year Algorythm [10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Beyond Creation (Technical Death Metal)– Season of Mist, Metal Label". www.season-of-mist.com. Retrieved 11 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Beyond Creation Announces European Tour".
  3. ^ "Bio - Beyond Creation". www.beyondcreationofficial.com. Archived from the original on 2017-02-11. Retrieved 2017-07-11.
  4. ^ "Beyond Creation News: BEYOND CREATION - Season of Mist, Metal Label". www.season-of-mist.com.
  5. ^ "CANNIBAL CORPSE, NAPALM DEATH And IMMOLATION To Join Forces For 'Decibel Magazine Tour'". 22 January 2013.
  6. ^ "Season of Mist News: SEASON OF MIST'S OCTOBER RELEASES - Season of Mist, Metal Label". www.season-of-mist.com.
  7. ^ "Beyond Creation News: BEYOND CREATION - Season of Mist, Metal Label". www.season-of-mist.com.
  8. ^ "HATE ETERNAL Recruits Ex-OBSCURA Drummer HANNES GROSSMANN For Upcoming Tour". 23 October 2015.
  9. ^ "Tour – Obscura". www.realmofobscura.com.
  10. ^ "Printer-Friendly Nominees & Winners". The JUNO Awards. Retrieved 2019-03-12.

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