UK progressive metal band, Ark Ascent, featuring former Shadowkeep vocalist Rogue Marechal, current DGM bassist Andrea Arcangeli and Sirenia drummer Michael Brush have announced the release of their debut album "Downfall' on September 27th, 2019 via Ascent Records. With their first release, Ark Ascent take you on a journey, following the fate of humankind at the onset of a major disaster that will eventually lead to its destruction. "Downfall' was mixed by Rich Hinks (Annihilator, Silent Call, Aeon Zen, etc.) and mastered by Rob Aubrey (Spock's Beard, Pendragon, Dragonforce, etc.).Cover artwork by Bob Eggleton (Bibliography: Dragons' Domain, The Star Dragons, Primal Darkness, etc.) and logo design by Eric Philippe (Steve Walsh, The Rods, Coldspell, Phenomena, etc.). Ark Ascent have recently released a music video for the song "Sanctuary".

Track listing:

1. Arrival
2. Point Of No Return
3. Sanctuary
4. Darkest Hour
5. Farewell
6. Downfall
7. Ascension
8. Innocence Lost
9. The Aftermath
10. Closer To Heaven
11. The End Of Time

Ark Ascent is:

Rogue Marechal – Vocals
Jack Kirby – Guitars
Andrea Arcangeli – Bass 
Michael Brush – Drums

Guest: Katia Filipovic – Keyboards