Burning The Dream: Bloodstock competition

Announced yesterday, Burning The Dream are currently running a competition to celebrate their appearance at Bloodstock Open Air later in the year. They’ll be giving away two BTD t-shirts, as well as entry to a live show of your choice which features the band, up to the value of £20. All details of entry are […]

Thrash tour to join Collapse and Co-Exist on SLAUGHTERPIT date

After many shake-ups to the list of warm-up shows for this year’s Hordes Of Belial, the first of the final two, both set for September, has settled into its complete line-up. Dual headliners, Collapse and Co-Exist will now be joined by a thrash tour package, featuring Catastrophe (Dublin) and Disposable (Edinburgh). Catastrophe have been touting […]

Burning The Dream on fire with live bookings

Glasgow based metallers, Burning The Dream are steaming their way towards a series of exciting live appearances throughout 2016. Most recently they were announced for award winning Scottish festival, Wildfire, alongside numerous Critical Events stalwarts and upcoming acts, such as Dog Tired, All Consumed, and Lifer (to name only a few of the fest’s 2016 […]

The Starry Wisdom Cult offer up debut long-player

  Those who have either lived in, or done some deep research on, the East Scottish metal scene, will already be familiar with the weave and weft of The Starry Wisdom Cult’s cannily constructed musical musings. With clear nods to the big names in classic thrash and horror punk, they are also known for their […]

De Profundis & more added to Hordes 7 line-up

After releasing the news last week that Certain Death will be taking the top slot at Hordes Of Belial this October 1st, Critical Events are ready to spill the beans on more additions to the yearly metal & hard rock event. Heading up the list this time around is London’s technical death metal band De […]