With two EPs and three full length releases under their belt, Shades of Sorrow have been a staple in the music scene in eastern Canada for over a decade. Their heavy, groovy riffs, catchy melodies, and high energy live shows will keep you banging your head for days. With influences ranging from all over the musical spectrum, they seamlessly blend multiple genres into their signature heavy sound. This has enabled them to perform with acts from all over Canada, from extreme metal to punk and hip hop. Their latest album, Paradox, released on September 3rd, 2019 via Sliptrick Records, is an eclectic offering with elements of prog, punk, old-school metal and even a modernized power ballad, telling stories of destruction, reconstruction, and the general musings of a walking contradiction. Shades of Sorrow brings it all together to create a heavy, yet melodic sound that is all their own. For fans of Godsmack, Halestorm, and Iron Maiden.
Band members include Monise Ouellette on vocals, Mike Taylor on guitar, Julien LeBlanc on bass and Pascal Deslongchamps on drums.