The Darkness

The Darkness

The Darkness are a hard rock band which formed in Lowestoft, England in 2000. The band consists of Justin Hawkins (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Dan Hawkins (guitar, vocals), Frankie Poullain (bass) and Ed Graham (drums).

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Watch THE DARKNESS Exclusive Band Interview And Performance On Yahoo! Music

Watch the multi-platinum British rock group THE DARKNESS as they perform the fan favorite “I Believe In A Thing Called Love” as well as two new songs, “Every Inch Of You” and “Love Is Not The Answer,” off their recently released third album HOT CAKES (Wind-Up) Live on Yahoo! Music. The band–JUSTIN HAWKINS (vocals/guitars), DAN… Read more »


The Darkness Announce ‘Let Them Eat Cakes’ Headlining World Tour

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, FL and wrap-up February 2 in Aspen, CO… Read more »


THE DARKNESS: Return To The U.S. For Two One-Night-Only Shows

The multi-platinum British rock group THE DARKNESS have announced they’ll return to the U.S. for two one-night-only shows Sunday, October 21 in New York City at Terminal 5 and Wednesday, October 24 in Los Angeles at Club Nokia. Although the above dates mark the only remaining U.S. shows for 2012, on Wednesday, October 24 fans… Read more »


The Darkness Reveals First Interactive Music App Now On iTunes And Google Play

In celebration of the release of their critically acclaimed third studio album HOT CAKES (Wind-up), multi-platinum British rock group THE DARKNESS has partnered with Aurasma–the world’s leading augmented reality platform–to unveil the band’s first-ever interactive music app. THE DARKNESS APP, available via The App Store and Google Play, uses Aurasma’s one-of-a-kind image recognition technology to… Read more »


The Darkness New Album ‘Hot Cakes’ out Tuesday, August 21st and Now Streaming On Rollingstone.com

THE DARKNESS are gearing up for the release of their highly anticipated third studio album HOT CAKES, due out next Tuesday, August 21 on Wind-up Records. The British rock group will premiere the entire album exclusively today on Rolling Stone.com. Fans can pre-order HOT CAKES this week via iTunes. The group’s raucous first single “Everybody Have… Read more »


The Darkness: Premiere First Single “Everybody Have A Good Time” On Spin.com Today

As THE DARKNESS gear up for the August 21 release of their third studio album HOT CAKES (Wind-up Records), the group will premiere their raucous first single “Everybody Have A Good Time,” exclusively today on SPIN.com. The video for the song will debut on Vevo.com on Thursday, June 28. Listen to the song and watch… Read more »


The Darkness: “Scream” With Funny Or Die

The anonymous caller whose $119 million bid won them one of the greatest masterpieces of modern art Edvard Munch’s “The Scream,” has been revealed as none other than the U.K.’s finest, THE DARKNESS. Click here to watch how these art enthusiasts have honored this epic work: The Darkness Shite On The Scream – watch more… Read more »


The Darkness is Set To Release Third Studio Album ‘Hot Cakes’ on August 21

British rock group THE DARKNESS have confirmed they will release their third studio album  titled HOT CAKES on August 21 via Wind-up (North & South America) and PIAS (UK and rest of the world). After a seven-year wait, HOT CAKES–produced by the band’s JUSTIN and DAN HAWKINS with long-time collaborator Nick Brine and mixed by… Read more »


THE DARKNESS is Joining Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way Ball’ World Tour

After thrilling sold-out crowds with their critically acclaimed U.S. tour last month, THE DARKNESS are honored to announce they’ll join Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way Ball’ Tour’ for Summer 2012. Invited by Gaga herself, THE DARKNESS will provide main support for the dates across Europe. Before joining Lady Gaga, THE DARKNESS return to Australia for… Read more »


The Darkness set to return to the U.S.

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… Read more »