Tag: Arkdown

The Black Map #126: Wolves Don’t Sleep from Nottingham!

Nottingham is known for a lot of things, including having a wealth of high quality bands emanating from every orifice with Wolves Don’t Sleep being just one of them. Formed in 2015 and doing all the groundwork by sharing stages with everyone from Borders to Isolate and playing venues from Norwich to Sheffield in the

The Black Map #92: Arkdown from Sheffield!

The forth installment of our Black Map of the UK Underground Metal Scene for 2020 sees us head from Glasgow and Fatal Collision to Sheffield. Formed in late 2015, Arkdown have been heralded as “Steel City Riff Beasts” with a sound floating between Modern Metalcore and Deathcore they are proud to be endorsed by Fireball

Playthrough: “Loveless” from Faces Of Eve!

2019 was an incredible year for Hertfordshire Progressive Metallers Faces Of Eve. They announced a new drummer, released a pair of singles and played a shed load of shows including Mortal Metal Festival and Tech-Fest! They’ll no doubt be doing the same this year with 24th January seeing them join Arkdown at Nottingham’s Old Salutation

NEWS: Arkdown head to Ireland in March!

2020 may only be a couple of weeks old but Sheffield Metallers Arkdown have unveiled a brand new single in “Miasma” and a trio of Irish shows for March already! Start as you mean to carry on? Hell yes! Now they may look to have put an empire line across the map, tying it neatly

NEWS: Arkdown return with Miasmic!

Five piece Steel City Riff Beasts Arkdown have returned with a follow up single to 2018 EP “The Calling“. Metal Hammer said they have a “Death Metal twist on the usual Metalcore methodology” which is the simplest and most accurate description of their sound we’ve ever heard. You can pick up the single over at

NEWS: Unearthed Festival 2020 line up!

Offering promotions, merch, graphic design and tour management, Unearthed Music have announced a one day, 22 bands festival across two stages! There will be no band clashes so you can see everyone on the bill moving between Manchester Aatma and Peer Hat on 25th January the line up for Unearthed Festival 2020 is as follows;

NEWS: January Confessions!

Having finally unleashed their contender for our top 5 albums of 2019 in “Guided” via Sliptrick Records couple of months back, London Metalcore crew Confessions of a Traitor have tapped up Arkdown and A Higher Demise for a short headlining run stating at the end of January. The question is, who is going to fill

NEWS: Arkdown and From Inside August Tour!

Sheffield bruisers Arkdown will be joining Liverpool alternative metallers From Inside for a co-headlining five date run in August! Support bands are to be confirmed with the exception of the Sunday date in Newcastle which will see a huge 6 band line up with Collapse of Colour, A Dying Reign, Shadows of Violence and providing their

NEWS: Arkdown to destroy Spring!

Sheffield Shredders Arkdown have added an additional date on their previously announced Spring run in support of their recently released EP “The Calling”. While no other bands have been announced on these dates, Caliber Management have a strong roster of solid bands who can lay down some ground work. March 28th Birmingham, Subside 29th Southampton,

NEWS: Kick Up Festival first wave announced!

Taking place at The Mulberry Tavern in Sheffield over the weekend of 18th & 19th May will be Kick Up Festival. The first wave of bands sees some prime cuts of UK Metal Underground talent on the bill… Arkdown TheCityIsOurs On Hollow Ground Glassed Up Cheapshot Asleep At The Helm