2018 Gigs

2018 Shows


    Saturday, April 21 at 7 PM – 12 AM
    Turfsingel 36, 2802 BC Gouda, South Holland
    Details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1100437906765719/

  • Little Devil Doom Days III

    May 12 – May 13 · UTC+02
    Little Devil Bar
    Tilburg, Netherlands Stationsstraat 27, 5038 EA Tilburg, Netherlands
    Details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1965553020332376/

  • Alunah/ Famyne/ My Silent Wake/ Sail at The Old England

    Saturday, May 19 at 7 PM – 11 PM
    The Old England
    43 Bath Buildings, BS6 5PT Bristol, United Kingdom
    Details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/824353234417636/


  • There Was Death Album Launch

    Friday, March 16 at 7PM – The Electric Banana, Weston-super-Mare
    Oxford place, BS23 1JH Weston-super-Mare
    With SAIL and Rogue Messiah
    Details here https://www.facebook.com/events/133820254088631/

There Was Death – A new heavy album on Minotauro records

MY SILENT WAKE – There Was Death.

Order CD here!

Released on Minotauro Records.

From the south west of England comes acclaimed death/doom band My Silent Wake with their new full length studio album. The brand new release There Was Death features some of MSW’s heaviest works to date. Recorded, mixed and mastered this Autumn at 13 Sound in Somerset and Priory Studios in Sutton Coldfield with doom legend Greg Chandler of Esoteric. Guest growls and screams from Greg feature on the album along with a cover by renowned Finnish artist Juha Vuorma.

MSW were formed in 2005 by founder member Ian Arkley of Seventh Angel / Ashen Mortality and has featured a variety of musicians. MSW have toured in Europe including 2010’s tour with Norway’s In Vain and in recent years have played at various festivals and gigs with Draconian, The Vision Bleak and Saturnus to name a few.

This is the tenth studio album from the band. MSW have also appeared on split albums with The Drowning and Pylon.

MSW – There Was Death track list

1. A Dying Man’s Wish
2. Damnatio Memoriae
3. Killing Flaw
4. Ghosts of Parlous Lives
5. Mourning The Loss of The Living
6. There Was Death
7. Walls Within Walls
8. No End to Sorrow
9. An End to Suffering

Greg Chandler – additional keys, vocals

Music by Ian, Addam and Simon, arrangements by MSW.
Lyrics by Ian, Addam, Simon.
Recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Greg Chandler at Priory studios, near Birmingham UK Drums and some guitars recorded by Charlie Lintern at 13 Sound studios.
Additional parts recorded at various home studios.

MSW Line – up:

Ian Arkley – vocals and guitar
Addam Westlake – bass
Gareth Arlett – drums
Simon Bibby – keys and vocals
David MacLean – guitars (live)

Check out a track from the new album here