Dirge - Lost Empyrean

Dirge – Lost Empyrean (album)

Release date: 14th December 2018 || Genre: Atmospheric doom  || Label: Debemur Morti Productions Dirge is as Dirge does. This is one slow moving album, which could be described as cosmic, sweeping, bleak, yet none of those words alone could truly give you an impression of how massive the sound is. Eternal free-fall, with the volume at […]

King Diamond - Songs For The Dead Live

Dragon Fire: King Diamond, Powerwolf, Emerald Sabbath, plus more

Dragon Fire is Slow Dragon Music’s brief news round-up, filled with chunks of fleshy goodness.  We just have a quick half-dozen morsels for you this time around, but they are simply too good not to share! Enjoy! That great Dane, King Diamond, has announced the release of a Blu-Ray/DVD titled Songs For The Dead Live, […]

Catalysis - Catalysis 2018

Catalysis (interview)

We recently reviewed the upcoming EP from Dundee’s Catalysis, and it has to be said, we were impressed with the ground they’ve made in developing their sound. As they accelerate towards their home town release show, it seems like this is a band with a well laid out, but explosive plan. We asked the old […]

Metal Radio Ireland

Metal Radio Ireland Global Metal Awards 2018

Metal Radio Ireland have just launched their 2018 global metal awards, and submissions are open! Submissions can either be made by bands themselves, or they can be be put forward by industry personnel such as radio show presenters, PR agents, owners and organisers of festivals. After the submissions are all sent in, the station will […]

Skull Pit - Skull Pit

Skull Pit – Skull Pit (album)

Release date: 16th November 2018 || Genre: Old school rock/metal  || Label: Metal Blade Records Bearing more than a passing resemblance to Motörhead, Skull Pit is the eponymous debut release from a duo spread about as far across the globe as possible. Featuring Tatsu Mikami (Church Of Misery), and Mem V. Stein (Exumer), it was recorded across […]