Francois Mongrain

Co-founder member of MARTYR
Lyrics author
Music composer

Formal musical background:
Graduated from the music program - College CEGEP of Trois-Rivieres
Studied music at the University of Quebec in Trois-Rivieres.

Muscal experience outside of Martyr:
Ex-Deo bass player (featuring KATAKLYSM members) (2009)
Session bass player for: Kataklysm
     (See the live performance on Youtube 1, 2, 3 and 4
    at Tucson, Arizona!)

Metal, rock, jazz, blues and fusion bands
Bass recording sessions for a few local artists

Favorite bands & musicians:
Meshuggah, Dimmu Borgir, Cynic, Slayer.
Jeff Berlin, Garry Willis, Tony Levin, Shawn Malone, Geddy Lee, Jean-Yves 'Blacky' Theriault.
Japanese & European antique & middle-age traditionnal music.

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