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Devin Townsend

Birth nameDevin Garret Townsend
BornMay 5, 1972, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada (age 45)
Member ofpreview  Strapping Young Lad  (1994-1998, 2002-2007)
preview  Ocean Machine  (1996-1997)
preview  The Devin Townsend Band  (2003-2007)
preview  Devin Townsend Project  (2009-present)
preview  Bent Sea  (2011-2012)
OccupationsVocalist, Guitarist, songwriter, Producer
InstrumentsVocals, Guitars, Bass
CurrentlyMaple Ridge, BC, Canada
GenresProgressive Rock, Progressive Metal, Ambient
LabelsHevy Devy, InsideOut Music
Years active1993-present

Line-up (members)

  • Devin Townsend : Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Programming (1997-present)

Former members

  • Gene Hoglan : Drums (1998-2001)
  • Byron Stroud : Bass (1999-2000)
  • Jed Simon : Guitars (1999-2000)
  • Craig McFarland : Bass (2001)
  • Jamie Meyer : Keyboards (2001)
Videos by  youtube

Devin Townsend Discography

Album titleTypeRelease dateRatingVotesReviews
Devin Townsend - Ocean Machine - Biomech preview CollectionWish List Studio 92.5 60
Devin Townsend - Infinity preview CollectionWish List Studio 91 30
Devin Townsend - Physicist preview CollectionWish List Studio 89.3 30
Devin Townsend - Terria preview CollectionWish List Studio 93.3 140
Devin Townsend - Devlab preview CollectionWish List Studio 80 20
Devin Townsend - Hummer preview CollectionWish List Studio 70 10
Devin Townsend - Ziltoid the Omniscient preview CollectionWish List Studio 90.6 151
preview CollectionWish List Live - 00

Devin Townsend Top Songs

Song titleAlbum titleRatingVotes
1Earth Day preview (2001) 1001
Additional notes
Accelerated Evolution and Synchetra were released as The Devin Townsend Band, and featured a steady a line-up that also joined Devin on tour. The idea was to draw a firmer line between his solo material and Strapping Young Lad. When The Devin Townsend Band was active, Devin released two ambient albums under his own name.

In May of 2007, at a press conference for Ziltoid the Omniscient, Devin announced that he had decided to put an end to The Devin Townsend Band and Strapping Young Lad, and not to tour again in the future.

A few years later he later formed Devin Townsend Project, which runs concurrent to this one, and returned to the live environment.
Info / Statistics
Artists : 30,566
Albums : 108,435
Reviews : 6,895
Lyrics : 114,335
Top Rating
Pinnacle of Bedlam
 rating : 84  votes : 12
 In Flames
The Jester Race
 rating : 87.3  votes : 73