MELANKOLYA is the project of composer, songwriter and performer Christian Norton, from Montreal, Canada, founded in 2003. His songs have a strong classical influence and a dark lyrical subtext evoking Nick Cave, The Tear Garden, Depeche Mode, Rob Dougan and others.
Melankolya’s 1st album entitled NEVER ENDING WINTER has been released on August 6th 2011, co-prod by Peter Murphy from Bauhaus.
2nd album THE JOURNEY has been released on July 25th 2013.
A third and fourth album LOVE, DEATH & OTHER BAD HABITS and SOLARIS are currently in production. Release expected in Spring/Summer 2015.
Current band members:
Christian Norton: Vocals/Piano/Harmonium/Orchestration
Tania Georgieva: Harmonium/Percussions/Vocals
Martin Rondeau: Electric Bass
André Fry: Electric Guitar
Gabriel Larose: Drums