heavy metal

Martyr Bio

Band members
François Mongrain - Bass, vocals Martin Carbonneau - Rhythm & lead guitar Daniel Mongrain - Lead & rhythm guitars, vocals Patrice Hamelin - Drums

death metal

MARTYR is based in Quebec, Canada. The music of MARTYR is often seen as technical progressive death metal.

The band concept was officially created in 1994 by François and Daniel Mongrain. In September 1995, MARTYR released a promotional tape, OSTROGOTH.

In May 1997, MARTYR began the production of their debut album, HOPELESS HOPES.

In September 1997, a highly motivated and very talented drummer, Patrice Hamelin joined the band after François Richard's departure.

In January 2002, Pier-Luc Lampron left Martyr. Not so long after, Martin Carbonneau joined the band. In the past, Martin happened to play with Patrice's debut band.

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