Tag: The Calling

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

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: 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: Arkdown to crush March!

Sheffield heavyweights Arkdown have announced a quartet of smaller venue dates in March. The shows are in support of their freshly released EP “The Calling”. Check out our review. We had the pleasure of catching their live set earlier in the year and they do not disappoint! 28th Subside Bar, Birmingham29th Suburbia, Southampton30th Quadrant, Brighton31st

Review: “The Calling” EP by Arkdown

Metal bands from the Steel City otherwise known as Sheffield have a reputation to uphold. Following in the footsteps of Malevolence in taking the UK Underground Metal Scene by the scruff of the neck and delivering it a savage beating are Arkdown. The five piece “Steel City Riff Beast” have created a name for themselves

NEWS: Arkdown tell us it’s time to “Wake Up”!

Sheffield heavyweights Arkdown have released an official music video for “Wake Up” from new EP “The Calling”, which appeared on 2nd November, is available here and is slated for review by us today! You can get the bands previous EP “Paths” for free over at bandcamp and catch them live on 12th January at the

NEWS: Arkdown “Wake Up”!

Sheffield Contemporary Metal contenders Arkdown have dropped a music video for “Wake Up”. The track is a teaser for their upcoming new EP “The Calling” which will see self-release on 2nd November! Pre-order bundles are available here. Having seen them at the Lounge Bar this past weekend we can tell you that they are absolutely