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Live Updates From Download Festival 2014: Saturday

Live Updates From Download Festival 2014: Saturday

All of Saturday's Download Fest action in one place, featuring Linkin Park, Fall Out Boy, Bring Me The Horizon, Killswitch Engage + more. Check back all day long for a constant feed of photos, reviews and Download news. Missed Friday's action? That's over here.

Review 20 June 2014
Arcane Roots - Belief

Arcane Roots - Belief

The new video for Arcane Root's latest single 'Belief', due for release on September 02 through PIAS. The band play Reading and Leeds Festival later this month, go see em innit.

Videos 1 August 2013
On The Road with Arcane Roots

On The Road with Arcane Roots

A gallery of images from the band's current UK tour (shot by Carla Mundy), see Arcane Roots at The Great Escape this weekend on the Rock Sound stage at Concorde 2!

Photo 15 May 2013
Great Escape Announce Over 100 New Acts

Great Escape Announce Over 100 New Acts

Brighton's prestige festival The Great Escape have announced their second batch of acts including the likes of Arcane Roots, Hacktivist, LostAlone, Murder By Death, Mutiny On The Bounty, Sharks, Tall Ships and Three Trapped Tigers. They will be joined in addition to the already announced Title Fight, Dinosaur Pile-Up and Marmozets. Rock Sound will be returning this year hosting our very own showcase. You can still book early bird tickets at for a measly £45.

News 5 March 2013
Arcane Roots Announce Album And Tour

Arcane Roots Announce Album And Tour

It feels like it has been a lifetime in the making, but at long last, Arcane Roots have announced details on their debut album. "Blood And Chemistry" will be released on 6 May through PIAS, and to promote the release, they will be embarking on an extensive tour with support coming from the equally awesome The James Cleaver Quintet and The Memorials. Get hyped!


30 - CARDIFF Clwb Ifor Bach

01 - KINGSTON New Noise + acoustic in-store at Banquet Records
02 - NOTTINGHAM Rock City Basement
04 - COVENTRY Kasbah
06 - NEWCASTLE Think Tank
07 - MANCHESTER Sound Control
08 - LEEDS Cockpit 3
09 - LONDON Electrowkerz
10 - WOLVERHAMPTON Slade Rooms
14 - MILTON KEYNES Crauford Arms
15 - GUILDFORD Boileroom
16 - BRISTOL Louisiana

News 25 February 2013
In The Studio With Arcane Roots

In The Studio With Arcane Roots

Rock Sound recently spent a day with Arcane Roots in the Moles Studio as they record their debut full-length album with producer Dan Austin, all shots by Carla Mundy.

Photo 15 October 2012
Arcane Roots - Habibty

Arcane Roots - Habibty

Guildford three-piece deliver another belter! Gosh, don't they look smart?

Videos 9 May 2012
Arcane Roots To Support Twin Atlantic

Arcane Roots To Support Twin Atlantic

Arance Roots will support Twin Atlantic this December on the Free-ze tour, alongside Dinosaur Pile-Up. Catch all three excellent bands on one of the following dates:


28 - CARDIFF University
29 - LONDON Islington Academy
30 - BRIGHTON Haunt


02 - BIRMINGHAM Academy
03 - NOTTINGHAM Rescue Rooms
04 - MANCHESTER Club Academy
06 - WREXHAM Central Station
07 - LEEDS Cockpit
09 - EDINBURGH Picture House
10 - GLASGOW Academy
11 - ABERDEEN Forum
12 - DUNDEE Fat Sam's

So there you have it. The Free-ze tour. Crap name, good line-up.

News 17 November 2011
Arcane Roots

Arcane Roots

What do you get when you put messy post-hardcore, soaring rock and a million different ideas into a blender? No idea, but this lot come close.

Features 28 February 2011

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