Line Up 2017

Triaxis are a heavy metal band from South Wales. Formed in 2006, Triaxis self-released their debut full-length album ‘Key To The Kingdom’ in 2009 to critical acclaim, including plaudits from Metal Hammer, Terrorizer, Zero Tolerance as well as coverage and praise from many leading music websites. They have also made numerous radio appearances, including airplay on Bruce Dickinson’s BBC Rock Show.

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Dakesis are a four piece Progressive Power Metal band from Birmingham, UK. Formed in 2008, with the release of a limited edition four track E.P they soon followed on with their debut album ‘Trial By Fire’ in 2011 to much critical acclaim. Following on from their success of this album and extensive touring and festival appearances throughout the UK, the band went on to record their second full length album “The New Dawn” which was released in March 2016.

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Hailing from Aberdeen, Scotland, Ascension are a 5 piece power metal outfit placing a firm emphasis on bringing extremely energetic stage shows to the power metal scene worldwide. Expect extreme shred, anthemic choruses, catchy melodies, soaring vocals and a precision rhythm section bolstering together a solid lineup of dedicated musicians. Since 2009 Ascension have released 2 EP’s and a debut album. The debut album ‘Far beyond the stars’ was produced by King Diamond legend ‘Andy Larocque’ and was released through a worldwide record deal signed with Universal Music, with Spiritual Beast Records handling Japan and Asia and LIMB music productions handling the EU and Americas release, eventually reaching the top 100 best selling albums in Japan of 2012. After several tours and festivals in the UK with bands such as Broken Melody and Axenstar, Ascension are now working solidly on their 2nd album and playing selected UK shows and festivals in the meantime.

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Farseer are a five piece power metal band from Glasgow, Scotland. Known for their energetic live shows and intricate song structures the band have continued to develop and mature their sound into a beast that will never leave a crowd feeling short changed.

In April 2016 Farseer released their debut full length album Fall Before The Dawn mixed by Chris Fielding at Skyhammer Studios, with plans for a UK tour to support the release later in the year. Fall Before The Dawn is a collection of twelve songs showcasing the band’s best songs to date, mixing speed laden riffs, soaring vocals and catchy choruses without sacrificing the heaviness and energy they are known for.

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Founded in the summer of 2013, this band of Bardbarians set out to conquer the world with their own take on Heavy/Power metal they like to call Mercenary Metal. Having played gigs around the world, from Bridlington all the way to Manchester, they are currently working on their debut album.

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Proscenium are a six piece power metal band, with a theatrical twist from Cardiff, U.K. Their first single ‘The Hangman’ was released in early 2015 to much critical acclaim. This was closely followed by the release of ‘Pantomime.’

Proscenium create a unique intensity with authentic epic melodies mixed with theatrical performance. They combine elements of intense power metal guitar riffs with the elegance and complexity of symphonic orchestration. They top off their signature sound with front man Lee D Bowen’s soaring operatic vocals infused with a dark metal influence.

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The Mighty Wraith are a Midlands based 4 piece Heavy Metal band.

Having gigged extensively around the UK for some time, they are currently in the studio recording their debut album.

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