The Darkness
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The Darkness

The Darkness Biography (Wikipedia)

The Darkness are a British rock band formed in 2000. The band consists of Justin Hawkins (lead vocals, guitar), his brother Dan Hawkins (guitar, backing vocals), Frankie Poullain (bass, backing vocals) and Rufus Tiger Taylor (drums).

The Darkness came to prominence with the release of their debut album, Permission to Land, in 2003. Backed by the singles "I Believe in a Thing Called Love", "Growing on Me", "Get Your Hands off My Woman", and "Love is Only a Feeling", the album was certified quadruple platinum in the United Kingdom, with sales of over 1,300,000. In 2004 the band won three Brit Awards: Best British Group, Best British Rock Act, and Best British Album.

After extensive touring in support of their debut album, Poullain left the band in 2005, and was replaced by former guitar technician Richie Edwards. The band's second studio album, One Way Ticket to Hell... and Back, was released in November 2005. The following year, Justin Hawkins departed from the band after successfully completing a course of rehabilitation from alcohol and cocaine abuse.[citation needed] As a result, the remaining members formed Stone Gods, and continued to perform and record without Hawkins, who subsequently fronted his own project, Hot Leg.

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Love Is Only A Feeling
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I Believe In A Thing Called Love
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A Believe In A Thing
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A Believe In A Thing
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Friday Night
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Friday Night
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Friday Night (Live)
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Friday Night (Live)
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Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End)
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Christmas Time
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2019
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Unknown venue, Blandford, UK
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Jul
2019
The Darkness, Foreigner, Living Colour, Beth Hart, Anathema, Orange Goblin, Riverside, Pain of Salvation, The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, The Wildhearts, Crobot, Otis, Vola, Chantel McGregor, Wille and the Bandits, The Lazys, Koyo, Kris Barras Band, Robert Jon and the Wreck, Elles Bailey, Joyous Wolf, Scardust, Ritchie Kotzen, Austin Gold and Obsessed (NL)
Mote Park, Maidstone, UK
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Aug
2019
The Darkness, Ed Sheeran
Roundhay Park, Leeds, UK
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2019
The Darkness, Ed Sheeran
Roundhay Park, Leeds, UK
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2019
The Darkness, Ed Sheeran
Chantry Park, Ipswich, UK

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