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by John Kindred – Publisher — Summer 2015 sees the return of The Darkness with their fourth album Last of Our Kind – due out June 1st. Produced by guitarist Dan Hawkins, the album boasts new track, “Barbarian” (, described by frontman Justin [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — January 30, 2013, Uptown Theater, Kansas City, MO — The Darkness “landed” in K.C. during a chilly, winter evening and melted the place down. Fronted by the charismatic Justin Hawkins in a band best described by the lyrics in their single [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — The Darkness arrival in 2003 heralded the return of campy, if not pompous, tongue-in-cheek hard rock wrapped in a visage of decadence, while backed up with serious chops and playing ability. The band was glammed out and quite far out in left field when [...]