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Drawing influence in equal parts from heavy metal legends and prog rock luminaries, HeKz seek to take the original progressive metal blueprint and rewrite it for themselves.

"These Bedford boys aren't afraid to take the inspiration of Iron Maiden the rationale of Dream Theater and make the combination work for them." — PROG Magazine, UK


Rites of SpringFest

hekz springfest15

Just a reminder that we will be playing at this year’s ‘Springfest’.

This will be superb mini music & real ale/beer festival which will be held over the end of May weekend – Friday 29th to Sunday 31st May – lasting for three nights, and two day, of great music. With nearly 20 bands and artists appearing and playing, plus over 20+ real ales and ciders also available at the festival’s fully licensed bar.

For tickets, prices and further details, visit the festival website.

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For Fox Sake II

As some of you may have heard, the upcoming FoxRox festival in Leicester has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales. Foxrox was due to take place at The Musician in Leicester on the weekend of July 3-4. But organiser Danny Mayo says it will no longer go ahead. He says: “Sorry to be the […]


We’re looking forward to being back in Cambridge on Sunday 31st May for this year’s “SpringFest”, where we’ll be playing a one-off set of originals and some of our favourite Deep Purple numbers! ‘Springfest15′ is a three nights and two day music festival event, with nearly 20 bands and artists appearing, playing music from rock, blues, […]

RidgeFest Reshuffle

Unfortunately we will no longer be performing at next month’s RidgeFest, due in part to a reshuffle with the billing. The event will now be taking place on

Hitchhiking to Tufnell Park

We’re very excited to be returning to London for a show with Aussie proggers Anubis on Saturday 16th May at

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