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. […]

Dakesis announced for Breaking Bands Festival 2017!

July 1st, 2016

We’re thrilled to announce that we will be performing at Breaking Bands festival 2017! Tickets : Facebook Event: Info:  

Thunderstone & Dakesis Apocalypse Again Tour Giveaway! [Closed]

May 14th, 2016

We’re so excited about the Apocalypse Again tour that kicks off next week, and we thought we’d celebrate with a giveaway from not just us but also our friends in Thunderstone too! Simply head to our Facebook or Twitter pages and follow the instructions on the pinned posts! Winners will be picked at random and […]

The Quinphonic Festival 3

April 6th, 2016

We’re very pleased to announce that we will be performing at  The Quinphonic Festival 3 at The Roadhouse in Birmingham later on this year! For the third year running, the Quinphonic proves itself to be a tour de force of acts from across Europe, boasting a lineup of five headliners. Also performing are our friends in Winter In Eden, and […]

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  

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 […]