E – Embrace the Kingdom, Enfa/lak, Exploding Nimoy

Posted: December 6, 2013 in Generation Gap
Cover of Enchanted Fairies 16-song demo.

Cover of Enchanted Fairies 16-song demo.

E

ECTO ONE

[Style unknown. Did Dustin Hawthorne play on the demo?]

Dave Truscott (guitar), Dustin Hawthorne (vocals), Keith Jones (vocals), Randy Camponi (drums), Sean Thomas (bass), Todd Graham (guitar)

Releases:

Self-titled demo (cassette, 1996)

EDDIE STEALS THE EMBRYO

[Style unknown. 1998. Ami quit and they played one show as The Deep Six Horror.]

Ami Brosseau (keyboards), Brad Kurushima (guitar/vocals), Guy Hoffman (guitar), Hal Ferris (bass), Peter Roland (drums)

Releases:

Self-titled demo (cassette, 1998) – Sending Our Rockets to the Planet Ouch/Losing the Rat-Race/An Atomic Race of “Supermen” to Combat this Disease/Shave and a Haircut: Two Bits/Death from Above/Diamond Dreams/Original Fresh Scent

Unreleased recording – Ms. November

EMBRACE THE KINGDOM

[Heavy hardcore?]

Adam Benzan (guitar), Arlen Thompson (drums), Cam Pipes (bass/vocals), Dave Lewkowich (vocals)

Releases:

Self-titled demo (cassette, 1998) – Election Day/Rockin the Boat/Heroes of the People/Estimating Human Life Values/Tonight’s the Answer, Tomorrow’s the Question/Burn Promise Keepers, Burn/Where Do the Children Turn?/Embrace the Kingdom

EMMA GOLDMAN PLAYGROUP

[A children’s playgroup that a lot of Victoria punk rock parents and their kids frequented.]

EMPTY

[Previously known as Silence.]

Bubba (Mike Hamilton) (guitar/vocals), Jode Shortreed (drums/vocals), Steve Simard (bass/vocals)

Releases:

“All Alone” demo (cassette, 1994) – Blood on my Hands/Dark/I Told You So/Mirror/Demons/A Sense of Balance/Skeptic/Slackjaw/Avoid to Answer

EM TEE HEAD PRODUCTIONS

[Em Tee Head’s first release was the “Victoria Newlywed Nearlydead” compilation CD in 199?. This notorious compilation CD features not one, not two, but many bands with label founder Gary Brainless pounding the skins. Everyone who was into Victoria punk when it was released owned this compilation at some point. You can also find numerous copies of this baby at pawn shops near you, some still in the shrink-wrap!]

Founder: Gary Brainless

Releases:

MT001 – V/A – “Victoria Newlywed Nearlydead” (CD, 199?) – Coiler, Contempt, Goat Boy, Laffing Stock, Madman, Mexican Power Authority, Micky Christ, Muster’d Punt, Resistance, Spikey Norman, Sundogsun, Tallguy Shortguy, Utopic Mind Slaves (Cover art by Graphic Knights.)

MT010 – V/A – “Sex with Nothing” (CD, 2002) – Featured Victoria bands Nomeansno, Alcoholic White Trash, Micky Christ, L.I.D., Betty Ford, The Shivs, Showbusiness Giants, Sweathogs, Champions of Hell, Smoked Out Brains, Mudslinger, Zappnin Black, Contempt, and others

ENCHANTED FAIRIES

[Pretty sure this metal/punk band was around after 2000, but here’s their 16-song demo anyway.]

Members unknown.

ENFA/LAK

Janet Woods (bass/vocals), Jason Flower (drums/vocals), Nicole ? (vocals), Steve Flach (bass/vocals)

Releases:

Demo tape

V/A – “Fuck the Commonwealth” (cassette/CD, 1995, Fans of Bad Productions) – Metaphorhetoric

V/A – “Animal Liberation Front Supporters Group Benefit Compilation” (cassette, 1996, Carpe Diem Records – Nanaimo, BC) – Battle Hymns/Canimalism/Thinking

EVISCERATION

[Metal.]

Kelly Avril Nordstrom, ??

EXCOMMUNICATED

[Style unknown.]

Jordy Picard (vocals), ??

EXPLODING NIMOY

[Power violence spazz grind? Feb 95-July 96. When Pete left, Paul played bass on 7”. Played at Parklands High School Gym in Sidney with Let’s Put the X in Sex.]

Doug MacMinn (drums/vocals), Paul Chantry (guitar) (replaced Michael Conway) [Previous member – Pete Spriggs (bass).]

Releases:

Self-titled demo (cassette, 1995)- Harvey Corman/Age of Reduced Expectations/Disgusting Amalgam of Mutated Supperating Vermin/Dogyelper (Brutal Truth cover)/More Complaining

“Let’s Get Real” (7”, 1996) – Gratuitous Self-Pity Tripe/Upper Level Bureaucratic Bull-Shit/Apathy Committee

V/A – “Choice of a New Generation (An Underground Tribute to Brutal Truth)” (CD, 2000, Zero Negative Records – Enschede, The Netherlands) – Godplayer (Brutal Truth cover)

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