Mare were a Canadian band from Toronto who fused sludge metal with more experimental traits such as jazz, unusual timesignatures and Gregorian
Chant. Mare consisted of Tyler Semrick-Palmateer on vocals and guitar, Rob Shortil on bass, and CalebCollins on drums. The first release of a demo was
re-issued on Hydra Head Records as an EP. They also contributed a covertrack of Night Goat on the We Reach: The Music of the Melvins compilation.