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 […]

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Revenge Of The Trashed!!!

  After a few successful runs at the other side of the Smashed coin with Trashed at The Tams last year, we’re bringing back punk flavours again!  We’ve lined up another mismatched meeting of musical miscreants for Revenge Of The Trashed on June 14th, all mutated from the punk rock gene pool.  Opening up, Glenrothes […]

The Meads Of Asphodel - Running Out Of Time Doing Nothing

The Meads Of Asphodel – Running Out Of Time Doing Nothing (album)

Release date: 21st June 2019 || Genre: Experimental metal || Label: Godreah Records I feel like I missed something. Some kind of update. The Meads Of Asphodel starting a release with an industrial track? Are my ears broken? Opener, Bug Splat, sounds like two and a half minutes of filthy and furious blackened aggrotech. Although […]

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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 […]

Amulet - The Inevitable War

Amulet – The Inevitable War (album)

Release date: 17th May 2019 || Genre: Classic metal || Label: Dissonance Productions If you can’t get enough of that proper, classic metal sound, Amulet is a band you need in your life. The riffs, rhythms, production, and power are all exactly what it was all about in the early days of the original “new […]