Abnormality - Sociopathic Constructs

Abnormality – Sociopathic Constructs (album)

Release date: 10th May 2019 || Genre: Technical death metal || Label: Metal Blade Well, I couldn’t say Sociopathic Constructs has something for everyone, but by smeg is it intensely intense! In places it reminds me of one of my all time favourite Scottish metal albums, Man Must Die’s No Tolerance For Imperfection. That record, […]

Tyrmfar - Renewal Through Purification

Tyrmfar – Renewal Through Purification (album)

Release date: 22nd June 2019 || Genre: Black/death metal || Label: MTAF Records By mixing some fairly stock (but high quality) black metal, with chunky Swedeath and gothic doom, Tyrmfar have landed a very enjoyable sound. Where others may have opted for a “quiet/loud” approach in order to emphasise the travel of songs, they have […]

Hordes X square 2

Hordes X 2019 adds three more acts!

As if the first batch of bands to play Hordes X 2019 wasn’t amazing enough, another trio of mind-blowing underground monsters have been added to the show! As regular attendees may have noticed, Hordes really swings hard when it comes to picking openers for each stage. No half measures. Lead with your best foot. Smash […]

Centrilia - In The Name Of Nothing

Centrilia – In The Name Of Nothing (album)

Release date: 28th June 2019 || Genre: Metal || Label: 233 Records It’s strange to think this is Centrilia – four straight up guys from Glasgow, with a simple passion for metal. It feels so ‘global’. I guess that’s what can happen when you throw everything you possibly can at a release. There’s more to […]

Hate - Auric Gates Of Veles

Dragon Fire: Hate, Alien Weaponry, 1914, plus more

Dragon Fire is Slow Dragon Music’s brief news round-up, filled with chunks of fleshy goodness. What a crazy month! There’s lots happening, both here, involving a ten tonne hammer’s worth of live announcements, and with others around the world. Hang on to your harness; this could get wild! Details have been released of Auric Gates […]