Christmas is coming! How about a nice clock? There's three different ones in our Shop for only £ 20.00 including postage and packing!
We are delighted to announce the first part of our 2014 UK GLORY OR GRACE Tour (dates abroad to be announced soon!). Here they are. Should you wish to see the band performing in more locations, please get in touch with our management at firstname.lastname@example.org
Very excited to announce we are supporting Spear of Destiny on their own 30th anniversary tour @ The Brudenell in Leeds, @ O2 Academy in London and @ Wedgerooms in Portsmouth. We hope to see you there xx
SCAREY TALES NOW ON PRE-ORDER. FIRST 100 COPIES ORDERED WILL INCLUDE SPECIAL SIGNED CARD!
Seriously, this is going to be one of the most beautiful and original CD packaging... again! After the glorious 9 panel maltese cross Change of skin, Scarey Tales album is going to be wrapped in a book which contains a rhyme poem and lots of fabulous illustrations by the best artists around! All this, at the ridiculous price of £ 7.00 (plus postage and packing). You can pre-order it now and the first 100 copies ordered will be accompanied by a signed special card. Hurry up before this runs out!
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MORE GIGS ANNOUNCED! NOTTINGHAM, HERE WE COME!
Nightbreed is at it again, and this time will make your 5th May darker than ever! Don't forget to stick this date in your diaries. If you are on Facebook, you can RSVP here. See you there xx
"SCAREY TALES" OUT FEBRUARY 2013!
Have you ever be scared? "Scarey Tales" in all its glory is ready for release in fabulous CD + softcover illustrated book. Official date is 25th February. Soon to be announced how you can preorder your copy. Please click here to download our poster and here to download our new press release. Print it out, spread it wherever you can, repost it. Be part of the magic xx
WARM UP GIG ANNOUNCED!!
The Danse Society are having a warm up benefit gig at the Barnsley Trades club on the 9th March 2013! Address is 33 Racecommon Road, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 6AA
THE DANSE SOCIETY CONFIRMED AT WHYTBY GOTHIC WEEKEND 2013
We are delighted to confirm our presente at WGW next 27th April 2013, along with Clan of Xymox, Skeletal Family and Deviant and looking forward to see you there!
BOMFEST - 22ND SEPTEMBER GIG
From what was supposed to be a gig in July, we performed co-headlining at Bomfest on a freezing nigh in September! Covering 45 minute minutes set list. We managed to get back to our caves afterwards all in one piece despite the mud. If you have got pics from our gig, please email them at thedansesociety(at)gmail.com.
BOMFEST POSTPONED FROM JULY TO SEPTEMBER 2012
Please note that Bomfest was postponed to the 22nd September 2012. For more info please check the BOMFEST official website. We will still be co-headlining it, so we hope to see you there.
LAST MINUTE GIG IN LEEDS
A Last minute gig has been arranged as a warm up for Bomfest in Leeds at the New Roscoe on the 26th July. Despite Bomfest is now postponed to the 22nd September, this warm up gig will still be on! Watch out for The New Roscoe in Leeds. It's at Bristol Street, LS7 1DH Leeds! If you have got pics from our gig, please email them at thedansesociety(at)gmail.com.
HEADLINING SPIDERWEB FEST IN BRISTOL
We are headlining the Spiderweb's Festival, the one and only alternative festival in south west UK! Saturday 16th June, at The Tunnel, (The Arches 31 & 32, Lower Approach Road, Temple Meads, BS1 6QS Bristol, United Kingdom).
You can join the event on Facebook if you wish or turn up same day. If you have got pics from our gig, please email them at thedansesociety(at)gmail.com.
BACK TO THE UK, PERFORMING ON THE 2ND JUNNE @ ELECTROWERKZ SLIMELIGHT LONDON
Time for our second gig, just one week after WGT in Leipzig, we are back to the UK for our first show ever in our homeland since the 80s! The crowd was warm and welcoming. If you have got pics from our gig, please email them at thedansesociety(at)gmail.com.
DEMOS VOL. 1 NOW AVAILABLE ON CD
Due to popular demand, Demos Vol.1 is now available on CD as well as on vinyl! You can grab your copy in our Shop page. or click on the shopping basket here below
THE SEDUCTION 2012 VIDEO RELEASED
"The Seduction 2012" video is up on our official Youtube channel for everybody's pleasure.
VATICAN VIDEO RELEASED
"Vatican" video is up on our official Youtube channel.
FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF OUR REBIRTH
Happy birthday to us! the 17th April is the anniversary of our rebirth with our new line up!
Celebrations and rehearsals go on between Barnsley and Leeds studios while we are getting ready for our forthcoming live shows xx
News up to December 2013
GLORY OR GRACE TOUR begins on the 25th January in Bristol where we will perform at the Fleece supported by fabulous bands such as Cauda Pavonis, Clayton troupe and Ashes for angels. We look forward to see you there. Don't forget to join our Facebook page and to follow us on Twitter as well to follow our updates.
BACK ON STAGE AT WAVE GOTIK TREFFEN IN LEIPZIG
Kicking off at the Wave Gotik Treffen in Leipzig at around 6pm on the 26th May 2012. The crowd was amazing and we loved every minute of it! We played "Sinking" as an encore on request. About one hour of intense show, bonding us together as one. If you have got pics from our gig, please email them at thedansesociety(at)gmail.com.
DOUBLE A SINGLE TO BE RELEASED ON THE 6TH APRIL
The Danse Society are excited to announce the release of a double A-side single on Good Friday (April 6th 2012). The track ‘Vatican’ from the new album ‘Change of Skin’ (a dark brooding commentary on modern religion and the catholic church) and a re-working of their classic track ‘Seduction’ (atmospheric, scary and very powerful) sure to please new and old fans alike. Yes, it’s going to be a VERY good Friday!
This is not “chart” music rather something with substance and style, the question is are you brave enough to play it?
Please note that the controversial video for ‘The Seduction’ will be uploaded on the release date (18 rated).
CO-HEADLINING BOMFEST IN BARNSLEY
We are happy to confirm The Danse Society will be headlining Bomfest in Barnsley, so stick Saturday 28th July in your diaries! More gigs to be confirmed soon!
FORTHCOMING GIGS ANNOUNCEMENT
Planning comeback and gigs for 2012. 1st ever comeback will be Saturday 2nd June in London at Electrowertz. Also we are headlining the Spiderweb Festifal in Bristol on Saturday 16th June. Check out links to get your tickets and info booking.
HAPPY NEW YEAR AND OUR NEW BASS PLAYER JOINS US
Happy New year, peeps!
Rehearsals have started and we are joined by session musician on bass for lives. Welcoming Mr Martin Roberts.
END OF THE YEAR - XMAS HOLIDAYS
HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE! Whilst reminding our merchandise page and our Discography page for your holiday pressies, we are currently rehearsing and auditioning a bass player in view of 2012 shows. Official news soon... at least 2 festivals are lined up and tour dates soon to be revealed! For bookings, hurry up, get in touch with us at thedansesociety(at)gmail.com
Thanks for your keen support & Happy Holidays
DECEMBER NEWS - THE DANSE SOCIETY ON EMMERDALE XMAS SPECIAL
Three remixes from Change of Skin are featuring on the Emmerdale Paddy and Marlon's Big Night In on DVD! It's already available on Amazon so if you want to make everyone happy at home, granpa, grandma, this and that, why not buying a copy and stick it under the tree for a good giggle?
OVEMBER 2011: DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, DEMOS VOL.1 ON VINYL
Demos Vol. 1 is available on Vinyl as well now, as well as for download on Itunes. Grab your copy before is too late directly from Dark Entries Records (USA)
CHANGE OF SKIN REVIEWS NOW UP
First part of a good bunch of reviews for Change of Skin that you can read clicking in the Press page.
FREE CHANGE OF SKIN COPY SENT TO ALL THE ARTISTS THAT CONTRIBUTED TO OUR ARTWORK
A free copy of Change of skin has been sent as a special thank you to the wonderful artists that contributed to the magnificent artwork on our 9 panels maltese cross digi pack. Again, thanks guys, for your support and extraordinary energy!
BACK TO STUDIO
Cold November brings us back recording. We are currently recording our new EP which will soon be released. Also we are working on our live sets for 2012 which will include a few of the golden oldies revisited. Plenty of excitement! More news soon.
God Cry single available on Itunes on Halloween!
SEPTEMBER NEWS - GOD CRY VIDEO UP
Back after August Holidays, our new God Cry video is on line on our Youtube Channel, as well as on UNO Web TV.
JULY NEWS - CHANGE OF SKIN, NEW ALBUM RELEASED
18th July 2011: CHANGE OF SKIN is released in 13 brand new tracks!
In digital and special Maltese cross special Digi Pack, it contains 13 artworks selected from artists from various coutries who gave passionate contribution to our new album.
REVELATION, FIRST COMEBACK VIDEO UP
18th July 2011: "Revelation" video is now up on our Youtube official channel!
CHANGE OF SKIN: THE TEASER TRAILER
Our official teaser trailer for Change of Skin is now on line on THE DANSE SOCIETY official facebook page
THE DANSE SOCIETY T-SHIRT NOW AVAILABLE
Lots of colours, types and sizes! click here to order yours.
CHANGE OF SKIN SOON OUT
"Change of Skin", the new album will be available in July 2011 both in precious special edition Maltese Cross Digi pack as well as for digital download on your favourite Digi Stores! With the precious and invaluable collaboration of our Plotters, we made a fabulous booklet containing 15 artworks. Full booklet is available on both digital and Maltese Cross. Make sure you check out our THE DANSE SOCIETY OFFICIAL PAGE and our website for links and updates!
DEMOS Vol 1 – THE HEAVEN IS WAITING DEMO RECORDINGS!
Due to popular demand these demo recordings for the Heaven is Waiting album are about to be available to buy on CD, Download or Vinyl. Recorded at Greenhouse Studios in May 1983. Hear the original versions of these songs, raw and powerful, rough and ready but recorded with all the passion and intensity of The Danse Society live performances. A must for any Society fan.
Click here to purchase digital version on Itunes.
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IT'S OFFICIAL! The Danse Society have reformed and have recorded an amazing new album ‘Change of Skin’.
Guitarist Paul Nash, Keyboard player Dave Whitaker and Drummer Paul Gilmartin (Gigi) have been joined by vocalist Maethelyiah and have recorded 13 brand new original tracks.
The power and atmosphere of earlier Danse Society recordings are as evident as ever and with the addition of the stunning vocals of Maethelyiah this is without doubt the best they have ever sounded. Big layered songs of emotion and glory, dark and brooding these 13 tracks will take your breath away. Release date early July 2011.
17TH APRIL 2011
IT WAS NOT OFFICIALLY REVEALED, BUT THIS IS THE DAY THE DANSE SOCIETY OFFICIALLY MET WITH NEW SINGER MAETHELYIAH AND IT ALL RESTARTED...