Dog Tired - The Electric Abyss

Dog Tired – The Electric Abyss (album)

Release date: 07th September 2019 || Genre: Metal || Label:¬†Self-released The Electric Abyss, the fourth album from Scottish metallers, Dog Tired, is a massive step in progression for the four piece. Although I have known this band since their very early days, even that pre-informed position offered little shelter from the onslaught to come. The […]

Warrior Within - In Darkness: Act 1

Warrior Within – In Darkness Act I (EP)

Release date: 12th May 2018 || Genre: Thrash || Label: Self-released The name matches the sound perfectly in the opening track of this opus from Warrior Within, as the intro pounds out something akin to the score for a Conan temple scene. It is a well chosen scene setter for what, on first glance, this […]

Final Coil - The World We Left Behind

Final Coil – The World We Left Behind For Others (album)

Release date: 12th April 2019 || Genre: Metal || Label: Wormholedeath Records It took a while to get around to covering this. In all honesty, I was taking an extensive wander around Suzz Lane, Tech-death Avenue, and Pagan Wynd when it landed. Being utterly unconnected to any of these, it seemed obvious some intensive time […]

Wolf Prayer - Echoes Of The Second Sun

Wolf Prayer – Echoes Of The Second Sun (album)

Release date: 05th July 2019 || Genre: Fuzz rock || Label: Barhill records Where does fuzz/stoner rock end, and grunge begin? Being thought of by the music world at large as a dead scene, grunge might not seem like the most positive tag to pin on a band, but it has to be said, it […]

Putrified J - The Deep End Of Horror

Putrified J – The Deep End Of Horror (EP)

Release date: 28th June 2019 || Genre: Brutal death metal || Label: Comatose Music The Deep End Of Horror is a recording with a simple mission: absolute violence. The themes and lyrics are very much based around the apocalyptic drive to self-destruction present in human existence. Even the title itself tells you, perfectly, what to […]