Denis Bélanger

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Denis Bélanger
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Denis Bélanger (Voivod) on Masters of Rock 2009 in Vizovice
Background information
Also known asSnake
Born (1964-08-09) August 9, 1964 (age 54)
Jonquière, Quebec Canada
GenresHeavy metal, progressive metal, thrash metal, speed metal
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, Bass
Years active1982–present
LabelsMetal Blade, Noise, MCA, Mausoleum, Hypnotic, Chophouse, The End
Associated actsVoivod, Union Made, Paranoland

Denis "Snake" Bélanger (born August 9, 1964)[1] is the vocalist and lyricist[2] of the Canadian heavy metal band Voivod.

He co-founded the group in 1982, and appeared on the albums War & Pain, Rrröööaaarrr, Killing Technology, Dimension Hatröss, Nothingface, Angel Rat and The Outer Limits. He departed the group in 1994, but returned in 2002, and has since appeared on the albums, Voivod (2003), Katorz (2006), Infini (2009), Target Earth (2013), and The Wake (2018).

He formed his own band, Union Made, during his time away from Voivod, and worked on the song "Dictatosaurus" with Dave Grohl's side project dubbed Probot. He is currently working on a new project, Paranoland.[3]


Snake in Vizovice
Denis Bélanger on Masters of Rock '09

  1. ^ Read more about Voivod Archived 2012-02-03 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Jacob Mazer "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-10-23. Retrieved 2014-07-29.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^