Nick Laidlaw - Seed Of Sorrow

Nick Laidlaw – Seed Of Sorrow & Hordes X (interview)

Scottish death metal is varied, complex (not to mention high-quality) beast. From the very North, right down through the centre, you’ll find all kinds of different interpretations of it. With today’s second interviewees, Seed Of Sorrow, hailing from the shadowed lands of Inverness, how does their sound fit into it? Guitarist, Nick Laidlaw, has the […]

Toni Benedetti-Martin - Darkness Divine

Toni Benedetti-Martin – Darkness Divine & Hordes X (interview)

“All the members of Darkness Divine have a wide taste in music, so there‚Äôs a pretty good overlap in what we like to listen to and what we write” vocalist, Toni Benedetti-Martin, begins to explain of the band’s eclectic  sound.  “There was never any hard and fast rules about what we wanted to sound like, […]

Johnny Steel - Volcano X

Johnny Steel – Volcano X & Hordes X (interview)

Continuing our series of interviews with bands performing at Hordes X 2019, we’ve dug up the frontman of Dundee locals, Volcano X. Despite being one of the newest bands on the bill, they probably represent the most old school of sounds. However, vocalist, Johnny Steel, doesn’t hang onto that as the main feature he wants […]

SFII Fury

Fury to headline Smashed Fest II

The cat is officially out of the bag – Birmingham metallers, Fury, are set to headline the second Smashed Fest at The Twa Tams in Perth. The previous Hordes Of Belial (now Hordes X) headliners have been hard at work over the last year, refining their already impressive sound. We recently witnessed it live at […]

Hordes X square 2

Hordes X 2019 tickets now on sale!

Electronic tickets for Hordes X 2019 are now on sale to the public! The re-branded event – celebrating of ten years hosting Hordes Of Belial – is set to be held at its regular home of Beat Generator Live in Dundee, Saturday September 28th. The lineup is already looking fantastic with just three bands announced […]