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 […]

Solar Sons - Retrograde Motion

Solar Sons – Retrograde Motion (album)

  Release date:  01/11/17 || Genre: Prog/old school metal || Label: Self-released Scales Of Justice: Guest reviewer Sean Cairns 2017 has indeed been a highly successful year for Solar Sons, having played Bloodstock Festival, and now with the release of their new record, Retrograde Motion, they have stepped up another gear. Blistering opener, “Defence Mechanism” opens with […]

Threshold Sicks seeking members

Threshold Sicks seeking new members, again!

Despite a fertile year coming into 2017, things haven’t turned out quite as planned for death-thrash-sludge outfit Threshold Sicks. After an incredibly well received debut return show in their (nearest to) home town of Perth, the long-running project looked set to start hammering their way across stages once more. Unfortunately, their opening set at Dundee’s […]