Published Oct 17, 2012In the latest episode of Exclaim! TV's Aggressive Tendencies series, we feature Canadian metal mastermind Devin Townsend.
During a recent stop at Toronto's Opera House while on tour with Katatonia and Paradise Lost, Exclaim! TV caught up with the former Strapping Young Lad frontman turned solo artist. He discussed his 15th solo album, Epicloud, and his approach to creating an epic live performance, as well as his passion for playing guitar. Townsend also talked about using music to express himself and how he deals with fans' expectations.
Devin Townsend Project's Epicloud is out now and is the follow-up to his 2011 albums, Ghost and Deconstruction, and 2009's Addicted and Ki.
Interview conducted by Denise Falzon
Interview and live footage filmed by Roberto Granados-Ocon