SOS VS TS SLIDER

Seed Of Sorrow vs Threshold Sicks

A duo of North-East Scotland’s most beastly bands go head to head in February, in a monster metal showdown! Seed Of Sorrow vs Threshold Sicks. Two bands, two nights, two venues. Too much for one town. Opening up this gig-swapping micro-tour in the very south of the highlands, we see the return of Smashed to […]

ALBUMS OF THE MONTHS 2019

Album(s) Of The Month(s) 2019

This time last year we pulled together our list of releases which had well and truly blown our minds in 2018, but broken down to each month, rather than the year in total. It was a whole lot of fun to see who had impressed the people who step up to make Slow Dragon Music […]

Entombed AD - Prague

Entombed AD, Aborted, Baest (live review)

Futurum, Prague, October 21st 2019 It’s been a long time since I had a chance to catch Entombed live. 1998 Ozzfest at Milton Keynes Bowl, actually. I was much less familiar with them at the time, but seeing them up on a big festival stage was a treat, none-the-less. A lot has changed in the […]

Necronomicon - Unus

Necronomicon – Unus (album)

Release date: 18th October 2019 || Genre: Blackened death metal || Label: Season Of Mist This Montreal based, orchestral, blackened death metal band have nailed it with their latest album, Unus. Despite forming in the late 1980s, their first full length didn’t arrive until 1999, making this a 29th anniversary landmark, and it couldn’t been […]

Colin MacGregor - Catalysis

Colin Macgregor – Catalysis & Hordes X (interview)

“I think the music we’re making now reflects us as a group,” enthuses Catalysis vocalist and bassist, Colin MacGregor, “all of our collective influences, more than anything we have done before. We’re in the middle of recording our first full length just now, and we’re so happy to be pulling together. It’s a real collective […]