The Darkness Bio
SINGLE BIO: The Darkness - With A Woman [Liberator]

SINGLE BIO: The Darkness – With A Woman [Liberator]

With an emphatic return to form in the wake of their highly publicised hiatus, The Darkness release their latest single, ‘With A Woman’ following the exciting announcement that they’ll be doing four headline shows in Australia in April. “This was a backing track without vocals for ages,” says guitarist and co-songwriter, Dan Hawkins. “We were...

SINGLE BIO: The Darkness – Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us [Liberator]

Following the release of their highly anticipated third album, The Darkness release their new single, “Nothin’s Gonna Stop Us”. “This was co-written by Chris McDougal when we were a five-piece,” says vocalist, Justin Hawkins, about the song. This track sounds like classic The Darkness. “‘Nothin’s Gonna Stop Us’ is as much a call to arms...

TRACK BY TRACK: The Darkness – Hot Cakes (out 17 August 2012) [Liberator]

1 “Every Inch Of You” Dan: “These first two tracks were the first songs we ever wrote together for The Darkness, although we‘ve rewritten this one slightly. I remember Justin was so shy of singing he had to hide under a duvet to record his demo vocal. It was his dancing that got him the...

ALBUM BIO: The Darkness – Hot Cakes (out 17 August 2012) [Liberator]

“We fell out to the point where I didn’t think we were gonna speak again” – Dan Hawkins “We always knew they’d patch it up. Brothers always do.” – Simon Price, Independent On Sunday, 2011 The rise, fall, and rise again of The Darkness contains all the ingredients of a classic rock opera. The basics...

SINGLE BIO: The Darkness – Everybody Have A Good Time [Liberator]

“We needed our ‘Crazy Crazy Nights‘, and this is it.” – Dan Hawkins “Everybody Have A Good Time”, the feel-good party anthem for the new generation, is the first single to be released from The Darkness’s highly anticipated comeback album. The rise, fall, and rise again of The Darkness contains all the ingredients of a...