Slay Duggee – new Animal Crossing video and in-game merch!

British kids’ heavy metal band Slay Duggee have shot their latest music video for "We’re Going on a Bear Hunt" entirely on Nintendo Switch’s lockdown smash, Animal Crossing: New Horizon. All scenes in the video were shot in the director Nick Hearne’s 8 year old son’s Animal Crossing island. The biggest set-up was creating the … Continue reading Slay Duggee – new Animal Crossing video and in-game merch!

Slay Duggee say “stay home kids!” with the aid of Elton John cover

Metal band for kids Slay Duggee release their new video, a cover version of the Elton John classic "I’m Still Standing". The song has been a staple at kids' discos since Taron Egerton’s gorilla Johnny closed the animated film ‘Sing’ with it. Now here is the metal version you never knew you needed to keep … Continue reading Slay Duggee say “stay home kids!” with the aid of Elton John cover

Bloodstock 2019: Mosh’s View

I'm the Big Bad Editor in Chief and I've been remiss in not doing my Bloodstock review as yet... Time to address that! Everyone else has already done lengthy bits about bands so I'll try not to focus on them, and instead bang on about what a great event it was. As usual! There are … Continue reading Bloodstock 2019: Mosh’s View

Advent 2018 Day 17: Slay Duggee feat. Dan Tompkins (TesseracT) – Walking in the Air

Ah, the old Christmas covers are flowing now. Wearing their daft costumes in a homage to CBeebies legend Hey Duggee (don't diss Duggee, I got a load of Duggee stuff for my birthday), Slay Duggee are joined for this effort by TesseracT's Dan Tompkins. So at least one of them can sing on this version... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FPVY8olur8

Slay Duggee release “I Am A Shape” and Kickstarter campaign

After regaling us with the beauty that was a heavy metal rendition of "Stick", the kings of toddler metal return with plans for their first debut album. I assume they plan to follow it up with a second debut album, but in the meantime you can help fund the original (and probably the best) via … Continue reading Slay Duggee release “I Am A Shape” and Kickstarter campaign

Classic Covers: Slay Duggee – The Stick Song

WTF is "The Stick Song?" I (expect to) hear you cry. If you don't know, then you're obviously missing out on one of the best shows that kids' TV has to offer in the UK, Hey Duggee. For reference, here's the original. Hey Duggee is littered with great sound effects and voice acting, and an undercurrent … Continue reading Classic Covers: Slay Duggee – The Stick Song