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The Darkness

Summer 2015 sees the return of multi-award winning band THE DARKNESS, with their fourth album Last of Our Kind – due out June 1st through partnership with Kobalt Label Services. The album produced by guitarist Dan Hawkins, boasts new track, “Barbarian” (http://smarturl.it/barbarianvid), [...]
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 Steve Patrick & Chris A. – Columnist / Senior Photojournalist – January 23, 2013, Newport Music Hall, Columbus, Ohio – Every once and a while, a show will come along that totally restores the audience’s faith in the power of rock music. For those in attendance, The [...]
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 [...]