SongVault Artist Profile
Lancashire, United Kingdom
Indie Rock / Alternative
Recorded by Multi Platinum engineer and a producer/owner of Neuwerk13 studio's in Germany (André Horstmann) The Arkanes first round of recordings went on to establish The Arkanes as one of the hottest alt/rock bands of 2009/10.
The bands first EP “Dont act like you know me” is now on Digital Release world wide and physical (In Stores) in the Netherlands and Belgium
The Arkanes have been included in a Liverpool's Sound City's festivals CD called the “Best of the North West” which was distributed at this years SXSW festival to all VIPs and music industry personnel attending the festival.
The Arkanes have received airplay on Major radio Stations around the world such as BBC Radio 6, Radio 1 (Zane Lowe), XFM, CISM FM Canada, RNE Radio Spain and Horizonte radio in Chile to name a few.
• Finalist at this years Peoples Music Awards 2009 (Last 2)with the winner to be confirmed in April 2010. The Awards was judged by Tony Platt (The Who, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin,Bob Marley) Mick Glossop (Frank Zappa, John Lee Hooker, Lloyd Cole, Van Morrison) and by no less than two great Dj's John Kennedy (Xfm) and Alex Baker (Kerrang Radio)
• The Arkanes have been accepted as the only UK band to showcase their talent at 2010 NACA National Convention which took place in Boston, US. This will see the band touring the US college and University circuit in 2010 some dates are already up.
You can see the band at this years Dewey Music Conference in the US plus Liverpool Sound City, Pigeon festival and Cockermouth Festival.