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Dakesis @ HRH Metal

July 17th, 2017

  We’re thrilled to announce that we will be performing at Hard Rock Hell Metal in our hometown – the home of heavy metal – Birmingham! This fantastic line-up includes some wonderful friends of ours and takes places at the Birmingham 02 Academy on 17th & 18th February 2018. Early Bird weekend tickets are available […]

Introducing Our Newest Dakesis Member

July 7th, 2017

Photograph: CBowleyPhotography We’re thrilled to finally be able to announce that we are expecting a new Dakesian! If you’ve seen us out and about on tour or at a show you may already know the very exciting news that Amie and her partner are expecting a baby girl in mid-September! Amie and her bump have […]

Exclusive live track on this month’s Metal Hammer covermount CD!

May 31st, 2017

We’re thrilled to be included on the Metal Hammer covermount CD this month with an exclusive version of The Great Insurrection recorded live in Finland! We’re keeping some very fine company including Sabaton, Devin Townsend, Alter Bridge, Arch Enemy and our friends in Endeavour! Big thanks to the Metal Hammer team for inviting us to […]

Our new rehearsal and recording business – CapsaArx Studios!

May 22nd, 2017

We’re very excited to announce the launch of our very own recording and rehearsal complex – CapsaArx Studios! It’s long been a dream of ours to have a studio of our own, and as well as using the facilities to get to work on our third album we will also be running a commercial business […]

Dames of Darkness presents @ The Robin 2

May 10th, 2017

We’re very pleased to announce that we will be performing at this very special Dames of Darkness event at the Robin 2 in Bilston on Sunday 20th August 2017! Advance tickets – www.therobin.co.uk Event info – Coming soon!

Dakesis Announced for Bloodstock Open Air 2017!

April 18th, 2017

We are very excited to announce that we will be performing at Bloodstock Open Air Festival 2017! Bloodstock is a festival very dear to our hearts, and after the amazing reception we received when we performed in 2012 we can’t wait to bring you all a very special show this summer! Come fly your flag […]

Triaxis / Dakesis Tour 2017!

March 26th, 2017

  We’re very excited to announce we’ll be touring with our long time friends Triaxis! The tour will be aptly named ‘It’s About Bloody Time’ and covers the following dates: 19.04 : NEWCASTLE : Trillians : Event Link : Free Entry 20.04 : EDINBURGH : Bannermans : Event Link : Ticket Link 21.04 : MANCHESTER : Rebellion : Event Link : […]

MACCOV Giveaway (now CLOSED)

March 17th, 2017

We’re giving away a bundle of prizes to one lucky winner, including a signed The New Dawn CD, one of our very limited Destined T-shirts and a pair of full weekend tickets for Mosh Against Cancer Coventry Festival 2017! With an incredible line-up, and all proceeds going to The Teenage Cancer Trust, it’s set to […]

The New Dawn 1st Birthday and Flash Sale!

March 9th, 2017

Can you believe it’s been a whole year since the launch of The New Dawn?! How time flies! To celebrate we are offering 25% off the entire Dakesis webstore* for 24 hours only using the code 1YearNewDawn. We will also be sending out a signed poster with every order during the flash sale. *Excludes tickets Our […]

Destined For The Flame Single and Lyric Video Released Today!

February 17th, 2017

The second single from our album The New Dawn – Destined For The Flame is released today, accompanied by a brand new lyric video courtesy of  Adam’s video company – Seventh Sky Media! The single includes a previously unheard demo track of Destined For The Flame recorded in 2015, and is available exclusively through a “pay-what-you-want” rate […]