My Silent Wake - Invitation To Imperfection

Review: My Silent Wake – Invitation To Imperfection (Album)

Release date: 20th March 2017 || Genre: Doomed Dark Ambient || Label: Opa Loka My Silent Wake have long been known for their gothic doom, but on latest release, Invitation To Imperfection, they have spiraled off into realms somewhat removed. For the main part consisting of cleverly sculpted soundscapes, it shares more in common with Wardruna’s folk […]

Hordes Of Belial - The Burning H8

Dolour and Volcano X complete the Hordes 8 line-up

The final two slots on Hordes Of Belial – The Burning H8 have been filled! Dredging up a murky smorgasbord of filthy doom-sludge, Dolour’s pure riff power belies the short lifetime of the band, only having seen their first release – Crossing the Divine/Penitence (Through Physical Pain) –  this year. However, there is some pedigree […]

Underground In Prydain

Underground In Prydain archives added

Underground In Prydain’s article history has been gathered up and archived here on the Slow Dragon Music site. Originally a blog focused on the relationship between music industry hot-topics and underground artists, UIP ran a series of interviews with musicians, managers, and other personnel. The aim was not to provide answers per se, but rather […]

Seed Of Sorrow 3

Seed Of Sorrow: Crush Your Enemies video

Inverness heavyweights, Seed Of Sorrow, have just unleashed a new lyric video. Based on the track Crush Your Enemies, the visuals are mostly culled from the band’s live adventures at Bloodstock Open Air 2016, mixed with their latest artwork. The cover art, as well as the audio track itself, have been taken from recent release […]

Hordes Of Belial - The Burning H8

Perpetua and Drekavac provide fresh meat for Hordes Of Belial

Tapping both ends of the Scottish metal pool, the newest line-up update further fleshes out The Burning H8’s diverse heaviness. From the Northern reaches, we see the return of black metallers Drekavac. Previously staining the Hordes Of Belial stage with their full-on BM appearance, they have since moved on to new members and a new […]