Anyone in Toronto reading this tonight, make sure to make your way over to The Annex Wreckroom to pay respects to a fallen musician, David Gold, as well as a CD release party for the final album of "Woods of Ypres - Woods 5". For more information, check out the Facebook event page.
"David Gold, Founder and Front Man of Woods OF Ypres tragically left this earth on December 21st 2011.
His 5th and Final (full) Composition, Woods 5: Grey Skies and Electric Light is due for release on Earache records. Already critically acclaimed as a Masterpiece from the early reviews,. it is only fitting the record be given a proper release.
A celebration of David's life and a tribute memorial concert will take place for friends, family, and fans to come together as well to participate in a listening of Woods 5 in its entirety over a venue sound system.
Scheduled is a Headline Performance by Chicago's Novembers Doom, as well as tribute performances by Eclipse Eternal, Empyrean Plague, Gypsy Chief Goliath, Hallows Die, Kittie, Morgan Rider, Musk Ox, Pagan Ritual, Panzerfaust, SIxes And Sevens plus more artists TBA - As well as a possible surprise performance that may happen
Admission is solely by donation, and proceeds will be given to the Gold family to help cover the expenses of David's final arrangements, and to support the annual David Gold Music Scholarship made available to Sault College students.
Should anyone wish to contribute any photo's they have to a multimedia display that will be running through the evening, please email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Should you have any inquiries, please contact Marie Gold, Noel Peters, or Rich Gaggi"
For those unaware of David Gold or Woods of Ypres, check out the last released music video below:
"I Was Buried In Mt. Pleasant Cemetary"