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Finland dates with Thunderstone!

March 21st, 2016

We’ve hardly been able to contain our excitement on this one – we will be flying to Finland in just a few weeks to support Thunderstone on their Finnish Apocalypse Again Tour, including their album launch show at the legendary Tavastia club in Helsinki! This will be our first time performing on the mainland, so […]

Thunderstone UK Tour 2016 With Special Guests Dakesis

March 16th, 2016

  We are delighted to announce that we will be joining our friends Thunderstone for a three date UK mini-tour following the release of their new album “Apocalypse Again”. The tour will consist of the following dates; Thursday 26th May 2016 – The Black Heart – Camden London   [TICKETS]  Friday 27th May 2016 – The […]

Dakesis on AMP’D with Johnny Doom!

March 16th, 2016

Tune into Big Centre TV  at 10.00pm tonight to catch our interview with the one and only Johnny Doom on AMP’D! The show will also be aired on Friday 18th March at 11.30pm and will be available on catch up the following week! Freeview channel 8 Virgin Media channel 159 Stream online at Bigcentre.tv  

A New Dawn Rises – UK 2016 Tour Announcement

March 13th, 2016

  We are still recovering (and bouncing off the walls) from the emotional roller coaster that was our official album launch on 10th March at the Birmingham O2 Academy. The good news is, if you didn’t manage to make it down to our show, we are delighted to share with you our upcoming UK tour […]

The New Dawn now available!

March 11th, 2016

After an incredible hometown launch party last night, we are pleased to announce that The New Dawn is now officially available to purchase and download! Physical copies and bundles  ITunes | Amazon | Bandcamp  

The New Dawn album commentary and album preview!

March 4th, 2016

With little under a week to go till launch we’re very excited to finally share some snippets of the album with you all! First up we have a song-by-song commentary taking you through the whole of the album with plenty of stories and anecdotes behind it all, along with your first chance to hear (tiny […]

The New Dawn Rises In 7 Days!

March 3rd, 2016

Only one week to go! How time flies, it seems not that long ago we were setting up to start the first day of drum tracking, and now we’re in the very final days before launch! This album has been a really emotional roller-coaster ride for us, but now that all the hurdles and obstacles […]

Dakesis announced for Muses of Metal Fest

February 24th, 2016

  We’re very excited to announce that we will be joining the line up for Muses Of Metal festival on May 7th 2016! Amongst Draconian, Pythia and Forever Still, the festival will host a line up including some international surprises and a few more home ‘grown’ gems. A new act appearing at the festival will be […]

The New Dawn Ultimate Giveaway

February 23rd, 2016

To celebrate the impending launch of The New Dawn we are giving away a huge bundle of Dakesis prizes, and it couldn’t be easier to enter! Simply head to our Facebook or Twitter pages and follow the instructions on the pinned posts! Winners will be picked and announced on Saturday 27th February, full terms and […]

The Great Insurrection Official Single Release

February 19th, 2016

It’s here! The first single from our upcoming album The New Dawn – The Great Insurrection is now on sale accompanied by our first full length music video! The Great Insurrection by Dakesis You can purchase the single through an exclusive “pay-what-you-want” deal directly from www.Dakesis.Bandcamp.com, and the best bit is the price starts from £0.00! This is your first taste […]