Tag: Catalysis

Feeding Frenzy: 2023 Scottish Winter Special

Feeding Frenzy: 2023 Scottish Winter Special

Feeding Frenzy: 2023 Scottish Winter Special Welcome to Slow Dragon Music‘s review Feeding Frenzy, where we go snapping and snarling through notable recent and upcoming releases. ***we like to arrange our meals in alphabetical order***  Catalysis – Betrayer (album) Dundee metallers Catalysis come out swinging on their new full-length. In…

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Dragon Fire: 25||11||23

Dragon Fire: 25||11||23

Dragon Fire: 25||11||23 The legendary Dragon Fire scours through the Earth once more, unearthing the latest campfire tales.  Necrowretch – Numidian Knowledge  What better way to kick off a session of light reading about music, than with a great wedge of black metal? With a fifteen year history, Necrowretch delivered…

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Catalysis – Hordes X 2023 Interviews

Catalysis – Hordes X 2023 Interviews - Photo credit Mark Steppie

Catalysis – Hordes X 2023 Interviews One of a couple of local bands on this year’s Hordes X bill, Catalysis have truly been carving a name for themselves.  Currently they are neck deep in the releasing plans of a fresh album. Of late, however, they’ve been all about the shorter…

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UPDATED: Hordes X 2023

Full Hordes X 2023 Lineup Announced

UPDATED: Hordes X 2023 It’s here! The full list of bands for the 2023 edition of Hordes X is live! And what an insane billing it is! The top billing goes, yet again, to an extreme metal act, and once more, it’s a home grown talent! Please welcome Alba’s ultimate…

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M2TM: Scotland 2023 Grand Final

M2TM: SCOTLAND 2023 GRAND FINAL

M2TM: Scotland 2023 Grand Final It’s just one week until the Scottish Metal 2 The Masses 2023 Grand Final – and it looks set to be a monster! The initiative has, once again, delivered a blistering array of heavy bands from around Scotland. We are all fired up for our…

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Catalysis – Hordes X 2022 interviews

Catalysis - Hordes X 2022

Forked Tongues: Catalysis – Hordes X 2022 interviews The Hordes X interviews continue, and stay towards the top of the bill. We’re now going for it with our main supports on our main stage, Dundee’s Catalysis. 2022 has been a year of accomplishments for them. They claimed the Scottish Metal…

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Full Hordes X lineup announced

Full Hordes X lineup announced!!!

Full Hordes X lineup announced!!! From all directions they march! The Hordes are gathering, and we finally have the full bill for you! With the big names already out there, our aim – as it has ever been – is to bring together underground gems, to tantalise & torment your…

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Hordes X 2022 announce Saor and more!

Hordes X 2022 announce Saor

Hordes X 2022 announce Saor and more! As we all find our way back to live events post-covid, Hordes X comes out swinging, yet again! Headlined last year by legendary UK thrashers, Acid Reign, the Dundee based metal showcase is now coming up fast on its 12th edition. With aims…

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Catalysis – Innova EP launch (interview)

Catalysis - Innova EP launch

Forked Tongues: Catalysis – Innova EP launch (interview) The new EP, Innova, from rising Dundee metallers, Catalysis, is almost upon us! This is the first new music from the Tayside troops since before “you know what” brought everything to a grinding halt. Catalysis, however, did play the first metal show…

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The Neckwrecker is coming to town!

The Neckwrecker is coming

The Neckwrecker is coming to town! Heavy music is, at long last, returning to Perth! This time, in the form of NECKWRECKER! We’re headed back to The Twa Tams – the home of Smashed – this Friday, October 22nd! Two burgeoning legends of the Scottish underground will be joining us;…

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