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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 […]

Destined For The Flame Single and Video Announcement!

February 15th, 2017

  The second single from The New Dawn – Destined For The Flame will be released in just a few days, on Friday 17th February 2017, and will be accompanied by a brand new lyric video courtesy of Seventh Sky Media! The single will include a previously unheard demo track of Destined For The Flame […]

Dakesis nominated for ‘Breakthrough UK band’ at the GMA Awards 2016

December 21st, 2016

We are thrilled to announce that we have been nominated for “Breakthrough UK Band” at the Global Metal Apocalypse (GMA) Awards 2016. GMA are currently celebrating their 5 year anniversary where they have played an important role with their partnerships with labels, PR companies, bands, followers and readers so it’s a real honor to have […]

Power Metal Quest Festival 2017 Competition

December 21st, 2016

You may have seen our lovely little festival cropping up here and there over the past few weeks. After toying with the idea of putting on some Power Metal shows, Gemma and I teamed up with our label CAPSAARX to put together the first ever Power Metal Quest Fest. This will showcase the best UK […]

Dakesis Nominated For “Best New Album” At The TBFM Music Industry Awards

November 17th, 2016

What a whirlwind this year has been! As the title suggests, we have been nominated for “Best New Album” as part of the TBFM Music Industry Awards 2017. We are absolutely overwhelmed with the support we have had both leading up to, during and since the release of The New Dawn and are really moved […]

Dakesis announced for Mosh Against Cancer Coventry 2017

September 26th, 2016

After last year’s success, MACCOV returns for a second year and we have great pleasure in announcing that we will be playing. The dates have been released as 6th – 9th April 2017 and after raising an amazing £1330 at the inaugural show, they will be raising money once again for the Teenage Cancer Trust. […]