Smashed sci-fi season

Smashed @The Tams 2018: ALL DATES!!!

Perth’s own regular night of heavy riffs, Smashed @ The Tams is back for 2018! All dates are announced, and most slots up to Summer are fully booked. Having kicked off with the first of our Smashed “sci-fi season”, the ball is already rolling at speed. The first show, featuring Visceral Noise Department, Volcano X, […]

Avatar - Avatar Country

Avatar – Avatar Country (album)

Release date: 12th January 2018 || Genre: Heavy Metal/Avant-Garde || Label: Entertainment One/Century Media Scales Of Justice: Guest reviewer Allan Craik From the melodic harmonies of “The King Wants You”, to the neck breaking assault of “King’s Harvest” and the blistering guitar riffs of “Legend Of The King”, “Avatar Country” is nothing short of a 43 minute masterpiece. […]

Hordes Of Belial - Nine Lives

First bands announced for Hordes Of Belial – Nine Lives

2018 has just got started, and here at Slow Dragon Music, we’re hitting it with a big ol’ ‘one-two’ of announcements for the ninth yearly Hordes Of Belial. The first of two bands now announced for the annual Dundee event, Preston’s Solitary have unleashed no less than three albums via Copro Records, and strode across […]

Threshold Sicks - Pieces Of Hate is ten!

Threshold Sicks mark ten year ‘Pieces Of Hate’ anniversary

In 2007, Threshold Sicks had just solidified a new line-up, after a couple of years hiatus. The addition of vocalist Phil Malloch and drummer Ivan Sveda saw them take a step up from previous efforts to bring their own brand of death-thrash-sludge to metal ears. In November of that year, they put together their first […]

Spreading The Disease - Insurrection

Spreading The Disease – Insurrection (album)

Release date: 31st October 2017 || Genre: Heavy Metal || Label: Self released I have to say, my opinion has been positively flavoured from the off here. Another dropbox link for the review pile, yes, but once opened, it’s refreshing to see neatly laid out folders, each with a clear purpose; photos, logos, audio, info. Some may call […]