Tag: Dakesis

Live Review: Tech-Fest: Day #1: Thursday (Early Bird)!

The annual journey to the Mecca that is Newark Showgrounds for Tech-Fest may have been disrupted for two years but with tickets carried over and a great selection of bands on offer, we couldn’t be more ready for years incarnation! Four days of wall to wall Metal of every flavour is just what the Doctor

NEWS: Dakesis take to flight for “Trial By Fire”!

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of their debut album “Trial By Fire“, Dakesis have entered CapsaArx Studios and re-recorded one of its stand out moments in “On Wings Of Steel” with Adam Harris of Seventh Sky Media shooting a behind the scenes in the studio music video. They’ll be returning to the stage for

Bootleg: “Overthrown” from Dakesis!

After the premier of “Ends Of Time (Part II)” cut from their recent live in the studio session a few days ago, Birmingham Progressive Power Metal act Dakesis have gone back for not one but two more. Their choices are “Overthrown” and “By The Fading Light” as they continue to support their album “Fractures” and

Bootleg: “Ends Of Time (Part II)” from Dakesis!

Also performing live in the studio are Birmingham Progressive Power Metal act Dakesis. They’ve given us “Ends Of Time (Part II)” from their current album “Fractures” with a split screen video. That record was four years in the making, the follow up to “The Dawn“, from a group of perfectionists, known for electric showmanship and

Listmania: Top #5 Christmas Metal Songs of 2020!

The start of our awards season is here! This time out we’re cutting “Top #5 Live Bands of 2020!” from the awards for obvious reasons and it’s replacement is this, our countdown of the our “Top #5 Christmas Metal Songs of 2020” and if it’s popular, who knows, it could be here to stay! So

NEWS: Dakesis & Fury join forces for Christmas!

Birmingham Metal acts Dakesis and Fury have released their annual Christmas collaboration single and video with their take on the classic “I Believe in Father Christmas” by Greg Lake. Both bands released new albums early on in 2020 and were due to tour the both nationally and in mainland Europe together throughout the year. Although

NEWS: Dakesis prepare for live stream “Fractures” show on 2nd August!

Dakesis will be performing their latest album “Fractures”  in full, live-on-stage in a free Facebook Livestream at 19:30 on 2nd Sunday August 2020. The album was released on 28th March via CapsaArx Records and features the singles “Surrender Your Fears” and “Overthrown” but has yet to see any shows as the launch came to juddering

Exclusive Interview: Dakesis talk “Fractures”!

At the end of March we reviewed “Fractures” by Birmingham Progressive Power Metallers Dakesis, the third studio album from a band celebrating 12 years together. We had the privilege of being granted an audience with bassist and vocalist Amie Chatterley and drummer Adam Harris to ask a few questions, so this is what they said…

Review: “Fractures” by Dakesis

Progressive Power Metallers Dakesis announced themselves to the World with 2011 debut album “Trial By Fire“, the culmination of three years work having formed in 2008. Vocalist Gemma Lawler, bassist and vocalist Amie Chatterley, guitarist Matt Jones and drummer Adam Harris then made us wait a further 5 years for their sophomore album “New Dawn“,

NEWS: Dakesis crush Kingdoms with “Overthrown”!

The second teaser for the upcoming new album from Birmingham Progressive Power Metallers Dakesis is out now! It comes in the form of lyric video for “Overthrown” with “Fractures” out on 28th March. Pre-orders are available here. The four piece have a reputation for showmanship and storytelling so expect tales of Kingdoms being crushed!