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The Darkness Releases New Single “Heart Explodes” From Forthcoming Album “Easter Is Cancelled”

UK rock band The Darkness – frontman Justin Hawkins, guitarist Dan Hawkins, bassist Frankie Poullain and drummer Rufus Taylor – released the brand new single “Heart Explodes” from their jaw-droppingly ambitious, first-ever concept album Easter Is Cancelled, out on October 4thvia Cooking Vinyl. Watch the lyric video for “Heart Explodes” below. “Heart Explodes” is an almighty mini-rock opera […]

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The Darkness To Release New Album, ‘Easter Is Cancelled,’ On October 4th!

In the Year of Our Lord, 2019, while turmoil and chaos beset the world, a mighty force is about to be unleashed. Prepare for the sonic apocalypse…for Darkness spreads across the land! In their inimitable style, as joyous warriors of The Darkness – frontman Justin Hawkins, guitarist Dan Hawkins, bassist Frankie Poullain and drummer Rufus […]

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The Darkness Announce North American Leg of “Tour de Prance”

England’s most distinctive, multiple award-winning, platinum-selling, hugely entertaining rock gods and one-time saviors of rock n’ roll turned international pleasures THE DARKNESS – Justin Hawkins (vocals / guitar), Dan Hawkins (guitar), Frankie Poullain (bass), Rufus Tiger Taylor (drums) – have announced the North American leg of Tour de Prance kicking off on March 29, 2018 in Los […]

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The Darkness To Unleash New Album, ‘Pinewood Smile,’ On October 6th

England’s most distinctive, multiple award-winning, platinum-selling, hugely entertaining rock gods and one-time saviors of rock n’ roll turned international pleasures The Darkness – Justin Hawkins (vocals / guitar), Dan Hawkins (guitar), Frankie Poullain (bass), Rufus Tiger Taylor (drums) – is back with their fifth album Pinewood Smile, due for release October 6th through Cooking Vinyl. Fresh off shows with Guns […]

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The Darkness To Unleash ‘Last of Our Kind’ On June 1st

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,” currently manfully straddling the information super highway and is a palate cleanser for Last of Our Kind.  Penned […]

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The Darkness Announce “Let Them Eat Cakes” Tour For 2013!

After several months on the road with Lady Gaga in 2012, multi-platinum British rock group THE DARKNESS are set to make a triumphant return with their upcoming headlining world tour “Let Them Eat Cakes.” The U.S. portion of the trek will kick-off January 10 in Ft. Lauderdale, FLand wrap-up February 2 in Aspen, CO before the band heads to 15 countries worldwideincluding Scandinavia, Germany, England, France, Switzerland, Italy, Australia and New Zealand (see full world tour routing below). The “Let Them […]

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The Darkness Announce Handful of U.S. Tour Dates For Spring 2012

After thrilling sold-out crowds with their critically acclaimed U.S. tour last month, THE DARKNESS will return stateside this May for select dates as well as three festival appearances: Saturday, May 19 at InfieldFest (Baltimore, MD), Sunday, May 20 at Rock On The Range (Columbus, OH) and Saturday, May 26 at Rocklahoma. Tickets are available now at: www.theactualdarkness.com. Hailing from Lowestoft, Suffolk, THE DARKNESS–JUSTIN HAWKINS (vocals/guitars), DAN HAWKINS (guitars/backing vocals), FRANKIE POULLAIN (bass) and ED GRAHAM (drums)—are ready to launch a […]