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Hordes X launches Outreach Programme

Organisation for the first year of Hordes X has just been taken up to the next level, with more bands added, and a major new wing to the proceedings! As we know at Slow Dragon Music, when bands come to Scotland from other regions to make lovely noises for us, it is usually a major […]

Heilung - Futha

Heilung – Futha (album)

Release date: 28th June 2019 || Genre: Pagan || Label: Season Of Mist The latest big name to start rising through the ranks of pagan music – a genre catapulted into public consciousness by Wardruna featuring on the ever popular Vikings TV show – is Heilung. Whereas the Norwegians slotted perfectly into that dark ages […]

SFII Fury

More bands added to Smashed Fest II

Those of you connected to us on social media may have caught on to a couple of new recent additions to the Smashed Fest II bill, but wait… There’s more! We already have heavy metal with headliners, Fury, slam metal with cross-Scotland troupe Aphotic, and abrasive, old-school hardcore with At Their Mercy. What further heaviness […]

High Fighter - Champain

High Fighter – Champain (album)

Release date: 26th July 2019 || Genre: Heavy stoner bluescore || Label: Argonauta Records A little bit of Jefferson Airplane? A little bit of Queens Of The Stone Age? A little bit of… Iron Monkey? Yup, High Fighter‘s latest, Champain, is of a strange breed indeed. This is due, in no small part, to the […]

Krysthla - Worldwide Negative

Krysthla – Worldwide Negative (album)

Release date: 16th August 2019 || Genre: Metal || Label: Plastic Head The time has come! Worldwide Negative, the third album from the phenomenal Krysthla, is finally ready for release! Equally as twisted and energetic as A War Of Souls And Desires and Peace In Our Time, it doesn’t disappoint. Any of the tracks here […]