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Hordes X launches Outreach Programme

Organisation for the first year of Hordes X has just been taken up to the next level, with more bands added, and a major new wing to the proceedings! As we know at Slow Dragon Music, when bands come to Scotland from other regions to make lovely noises for us, it is usually a major […]

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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 […]

Album(s) Of The Month(s) 2018

Album(s) Of The Month(s) 2018

That time of year has come round again, where we’re all looking back over the year and deliberating over the best music releases we’ve heard in the past 365 days or so. Slow Dragon Music doesn’t always get involved in this, but to wrap up 2018, we’ve decided to give it a shot. Of course, […]

Dragon Fire

Dragon Fire: Cirith Ungol, GWAR, Monster Magnet, plus more

Dragon Fire is Slow Dragon Music’s brief news round-up, filled with chunks of fleshy goodness.  It’s been a busy month at SDM yet again, so you might have noticed another gap in the Dragon Fire updates. In the wake of the ninth Hordes Of Belial, the Scottish underground is somewhat on fire with some great […]

Bevvy Scotland 2018

Bevvy Scotland 2018 (event)

Bevvy Scotland, La Belle Angel, Edinburgh, 1st September 2018 Stepping into the gap left by the cancellation of Heavy Scotland, Edinburgh’s Keep It Steel offered up some recompense to Scottish metal fans at the start of the month with Bevvy Scotland. Although it isn’t the same scale of event, and the venue is a little […]