This Montreal-based death metal band has been around since 1991. They’ve had a few line-up changes in the 20 plus years they’ve been around, mostly at drummer, but the band’s signature “hyperblast” drum sound that relies on a double kick pedal has remained consistent.

Wednesday night Kataklysm are in town to play a show at the Exchange with another metal band calledĀ Aborted. Doors are at 7:30 p.m., and the show will start at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20. To give you a sense of what’s in store, here’s the video for “Elevate” off the band’s 2013 albumĀ Waiting For The End To Come:

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