Alexandre Julien is a Montreal-based Canadian artist active since 2002. Focused on the ambient and metal scenes, he founded and operated Mortification Records from 2006 to 2010 and currently operates Abridged Pause Recordings which he founded in 2008. He also founded and operates the recording studio Mortified Studios, the music and text publishing firm Abridged Pause Publishing, the film production company Abridged Pause Productions, the webzine Abridged Pause Blog and the clothing and merchandising company Abridged Pause Apparel (all imprints of umbrella company Abridged Pause Enterprises). Alexandre Julien is also a music and film archivist, documentarian and biographer, publishing the majority of his work on Abridged Pause Blog.
Alexandre Julien has played in Les Rocker’s (1999), The Slopin Fairy 7 (2003-2004), The Tom & Alex Project (2003), Scapegoat (2004), Throne Of Mortality (2005-2007), Projection Mina (2006-2007), Soufferance (2006-Present), Vision Solitude (2006-2010), Vision Lunar (2006-2007, 2007-2009, 2015-Present), Vision Éternel (2007-Present), Gallia Fornax (2007), Human Infect (2007-2008), Green Territory (2007), Lanterns Awake (2010-2011), Éphémère (2010, 2013, 2015), Murder On Redpath (2010-2011) and Citadel Swamp (2010-Present).