Catalysis - Catalysis 2018

Catalysis (interview)

We recently reviewed the upcoming EP from Dundee’s Catalysis, and it has to be said, we were impressed with the ground they’ve made in developing their sound. As they accelerate towards their home town release show, it seems like this is a band with a well laid out, but explosive plan. We asked the old […]

Skull Pit - Skull Pit

Skull Pit – Skull Pit (album)

Release date: 16th November 2018 || Genre: Old school rock/metal  || Label: Metal Blade Records Bearing more than a passing resemblance to Motörhead, Skull Pit is the eponymous debut release from a duo spread about as far across the globe as possible. Featuring Tatsu Mikami (Church Of Misery), and Mem V. Stein (Exumer), it was recorded across […]

Darkness Divine - Prelude

Darkness Divine – Prelude (EP)

Release date: 07th September 2018 || Genre: Metal || Label: Self-released Glasgow’s Darkness Divine are certainly dedicated, at their core, to an old school kind of hair/sleaze rock/metal on their Prelude EP (at this length it could possibly be considered an album). There are peaks and valleys throughout, depending on personal preference, but opener, Digression, in my mind, is utterly steeped […]

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 […]