Based in Montreal, this Canadian heavy metal band has been ripping it up since 1991.  Friday night they are in town to play a show at the Exchange with Origin, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Rose Funeral and Diabolica. Doors are at 7 p.m. and tickets are $23.

To give you a taste, here’s Kataklysm performing their song “At the Edge of the World” in Montreal in 2010: