Catalysis - Catalysis 2018

Catalysis – Catalysis 2018 (EP)

Release date: 14th December 2018 || Genre: Metal  || Label: Self-released  Strap yourselves in! Dundee’s Catalysis are back in the saddle, and ready to deliver a crushing blow! This self-titled EP is a significant level-up from 2017’s Into The Unknown, on most fronts. The production is absolutely top tier stuff, unsurprising with the professional hands of Aborted‘s Mendel […]

Dragon Fire - Goatwhore

Dragon Fire: Goatwhore, Cattle Decapitaion, Carnal Forge, plus more

Dragon Fire is Slow Dragon Music’s brief news round-up, filled with chunks of fleshy goodness.  We’ve had a heavy amount of incoming at SDM over the last month, and, unfortunately, it’s just not possible to get all of it in all the time. However, be prepared for some mighty hits coming your way from all […]

Oracle - Tales Of Pythia

Oracle – Tales Of Pythia (EP)

Release date: 08th October 2018 || Genre: Thrash/groove metal  || Label: Self-released  Northern Ireland’s Oracle have a pretty straight forward approach for the most part; grab a hook, and smash it into people’s ears. It’s an effective way to get across their message of humanity’s disastrous relationship with our environment. Hailing from Belfast, Northern Ireland, Tales Of […]

Splintered Halo - Float

Splintered Halo single

Twisted Glasgow creeps, Splintered Halo are back to their old tricks again, with a new story to tell. Their new track – obviously released today, being Halloween – revolves around Stephen King’s It. Those with a fear of clowns (known as ‘coulrophobia’) best turn away now, as this is not the song for you. Like […]

Bob Fest First Blood Pt 13

Complete BOB FEST line-up announced with Luke James interview

The Edinburgh metal scene has had its ups and downs in recent years, not least of all with the closure of iconic venue Studio 24. Now, however, it seems to be in rude health, with a multitude of well-attended underground events taking place (see our recent Bevvy Scotland review). One of the main new homes […]