HevyDevy is coming back.
“I’ve got no problems saying that what I do isn’t metal. I don’t care…I don’t have any emotional investment in being a purist of any sort.”
Canadian musician, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend has traversed many sonic avenues in his solo career and is not one to be accused of limiting his artistic exploration. However, according to the man himself, not all musical experiments are successful, and can even sometimes lead to making songs that are, in his words, “fucking disgusting”.
Canadian musician, songwriter and producer Devin Townsend is set to return down under this October to take part in a series of guitar clinics, offering up his skills and eccentricities in order to teach others how they can be almost as musically diverse as he is. During the clinics in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and
If indeed the pathway between reality and perception is a bridge, like so many Romantic-era poets would have us fooled to believe, then Devin Townsend is the troll that guards that bridge. Twinkly-eyed and clutching a Framus Mayfield Custom in place of an alpenstock, he stood dutifully on the stage of The Palace Theatre, ready
On paper, Revolution Harmony, the latest musical endeavour spearheaded by System Of a Down’s Serj Tankian and featuring the likes of Devin Townsend and Ihsahn is about as epic as it can get, and rest assured the first official offering from the outfit doesn’t disappoint – We Are is even more epic that you’d expect.