the darkness

Space

The Darkness Maybe Predicted That News Story About Octopuses Being Aliens

How dare you tell me to "get a real job"???
Lauren O'Neill
5.22.18
fame

The Darkness Want to Be Rockstars Again

They were once Britain's biggest rock band, even if they had to fight against the "joke" tag. Now, they're charting their own strange path back to fame. It begins on a boat.
Alex Robert Ross
10.31.17
Op-Eds

What I Learned Growing Up as a Very Serious Fan of The Darkness

“The song, ‘I Believe In a Thing Called Love’ has changed my life. I am now a full on rocker!” read my diary on 20th September, 2003.
Angus Harrison
2.20.16
Interviews

How to Survive Rock 'n' Roll with Justin Hawkins from The Darkness

This year marked The Darkness' triumphant return—they survived band bust-ups, drugs, egos, and many a too-tight jumpsuit. So we asked Hawkins to serve us some life lessons.
Karen Ruttner
11.24.15
Premieres

Yes, This Is Actually Happening: The Darkness Have a New Throwback Xmas Single Called "I Am Santa"

Once upon a time, they were the biggest band in Britain.
Joe Zadeh
11.19.15
VICE vs Video games

Video Gaming's Most Beautiful Moments

Some of the scenes and sounds that have made us swoon over the years.
Chris Scullion
7.28.15
Stuff

I Entered Over 1,000 Competitions in a Month and This Is What I Won

I was trying to emulate the success of a "professional comper" who says she makes thousands a year from entering competitions.
Sam Tahmassebi
7.23.15
VICE vs Video games

‘Max Payne’ Was the Game That Understood My Depression

Remedy's neo-noir romp rippled with Norse mythology proved an unlikely companion when life was at its darkest.
Ed Smith
3.9.15
Premieres

PREMIERE: Twiztid Unleash Their Video for "A Little Fucked Up"

It's a video that's, well, a little fucked up.
Drew Millard
2.10.15
worstest hits

These Are the Worst Ever Performances from BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge

Depraved car crash entertainment in its most Ballardian form.
Joe Zadeh
11.3.14
The Jobs Issue

Lightning Bald

Lighting engineers are the kings of rock and roll.
John Tifton
12.1.04