“I was focusing on creating my own beast inside” – Voivod’s Denis “Snake” Bélanger reveals his story as a metal vocalist 

Author Arto Mäenpää - 4.10.2023

Denis “Snake” Bélanger is a name synonymous with the world of heavy metal music. With a career spanning several decades, Snake has left an indelible mark on the genre as the charismatic and iconic frontman of the legendary Canadian metal band, Voivod. Known for his distinctive vocal style and stage presence, Snake’s contributions to the world of metal music have earned him a revered status among fans and fellow musicians alike.

Snake’s journey with Voivod began in the early 1980s, and his unique blend of aggressive yet melodic singing played a pivotal role in defining the band’s sound. Over the years, Voivod‘s innovative approach to metal, characterized by complex song structures and thought-provoking lyrics, has earned them a dedicated global following and critical acclaim.

Chaoszine sat down with Snake before Voivod’s show at Hellsinki Metal Festival on August 11th and discussed about his journey as a metal vocalist from the very early days until present. You can check out the interview in full below:

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You can check out Voivod‘s latest “Morgöth Tales” album in full below: