Non-Metal • Canada
MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music online community, from the creators of progarchives.com
KOSMOS picture
KOSMOS is a Canadian psychadelic/space rock act from Montreal formed around 2005/2006. The band released their self-titled debut full-length studio album in 2007. KOSMOS features among others VOIVOD drummer Michel Langevin.

KOSMOS has been added to the Metal related sub genre catagory on MMA because of Michel Langevin´s membership of the band.

(Bigraphy written by UMUR, 19th of September 2014).
Thanks to UMUR for the addition and Lynx33, adg211288 for the updates

KOSMOS Online Videos

No KOSMOS online videos available. Search and add one now.

Buy KOSMOS music

More places to buy metal & KOSMOS music

KOSMOS Discography

KOSMOS albums / top albums

KOSMOS Kosmos album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Non-Metal 2007

KOSMOS EPs & splits

KOSMOS live albums

KOSMOS demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

KOSMOS re-issues & compilations

KOSMOS singles (0)

KOSMOS movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

KOSMOS Reviews


Album · 2007 · Non-Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
"Kosmos" is the self-titled debut full-length studio album by Canadian, Montreal based rock act Kosmos. The album was released through The End Records in September 2007. Kosmos was formed around 2005/2006 and features among others Voivod drummer Michel Langevin.

The music on the album is psychadelic/space rock with the occasional nod towards krautrock. Repetitive organic beats, swirling psychadelic tinged synths/keyboards, and bass, organ and guitars that rock along. The music is mostly instrumental but there are sporadic vocals on the album courtesy of some guest singers.

While the album opens with the jam packed, cool and groove laden psychadelic track "Psycho", it already changes sound on the second track "Dream" which is pure krautrock with electronic tinged nods towards Kraftwerk. The 12 track, 43:58 minutes long album goes through a couple of those surprising changes ("Much Too Old" even features a disco beat), but as there are many similarities between the genres that the band embrace, and nothing sticks out on the album because it doesn´t fit, the album features a good flow. The whole thing is very retro 70s sounding, and the album also features a suiting organic sound production.

The band are well playing and while the quality of the material drops a slight bit a couple of times during the playing time, "Kosmos" is overall a quality release, that celebrates the classic virtues of psychadelic/space rock (and occasionally krautrock). It´s not necessarily the most original or unique sounding release, but that´s of less importance, when the music is delivered with conviction and passion as it is here. A 3.5 star (70%) rating is deserved.

KOSMOS Movies Reviews

No KOSMOS movie reviews posted yet.


Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!


Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Master of Puppets Thrash Metal
Buy this album from our partners
Rust in Peace Thrash Metal
Buy this album from our partners
Moving Pictures Hard Rock
Buy this album from our partners
Powerslave NWoBHM
Buy this album from our partners
Dirt Alternative Metal
Buy this album from our partners

New Metal Artists

New Metal Releases

Subterra Atmospheric Black Metal
Buy this album from MMA partners
S&M 2 Symphonic Metal
Buy this album from MMA partners
Djinn Melodic Black Metal
Buy this album from MMA partners
HÄG Doom Metal
Buy this album from MMA partners
Years Of Rust And Non Development Sludge Metal
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Metal Online Videos

DROID - Matricide
voila_la_scorie· 3 days ago
Droid - Excommunicated
voila_la_scorie· 3 days ago
More videos

New MMA Metal Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions


Latest Metal News


More in the forums

Social Media

Follow us

Buy Metal Music Online