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The Darkness Star Selling Off Stage Clothes For Charity

15th October 2014

The Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins is selling off his old stage outfits to benefit a British animal charity.Among the items the rocker has put up for sale on auction website eBay.com are a pair of...

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The Darkness Part Ways With Drummer Ed Graham

9th October 2014

Rockers The Darkness have parted ways with longtime drummer Ed Graham.The musician appeared on all three of the reunited group's albums, including 2012's Hot Cakes, but the band has revealed he won't be a part...

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The Darkness Axe Show After Singer Falls Sick

20th November 2013

British rockers The Darkness axed a show in Wales on Tuesday (19Nov13) after singer Justin Hawkins fell sick.The I Believe in a Thing Called Love hitmakers were due to play at The Tivoli venue in...

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Dan Hawkins: Darkness Nearly Killed Me

16th November 2013

Dan Hawkins thought he would die if he carried on drinking. The Darkness guitarist got caught up in alcohol-fuelled chaos with the band after the success of their debut album 'Permission To Land' in 2003...

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Black Sabbath Named Living Legends By Classic Rock

9th August 2013

Black Sabbath will receive the Living Legend Award at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour in November.The hard rock icons - Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Buttler - will accept the prize at the...

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Movie Reviews: Iron Man 3

3rd May 2013

As superhero movies move from one sequel to another, they appear to grow darker, to use a description that pops up a lot in the current reviews of Iron Man 3, with Robert Downey Jr....

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Justin Hawkins Held Seance Over Spooky Sounds

27th March 2013

The Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins held a seance with friends after becoming convinced his home was haunted.The British rocker got spooked by strange noises in the night so he decided to gather in a circle...

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The Darkness Axe Australian Tour

12th March 2013

British rockers The Darkness have cancelled a planned tour of Australia and New Zealand with Joan Jett And The Blackhearts due to their drummer's ongoing hip problems.Ed Graham has previously undergone surgery for the joint...

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Mariah Carey Sings 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' On Jimmy Fallon; Plus, Our Top 5 Christmas Songs

By Contributor | 5th December 2012

Mariah Carey ruddy loves reminding us that she sang one of the best known Christmas pop songs of all time. Just in case her original version of 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' wasn’t...

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The Darkness Star Stopped In Airport For Carrying Apple

20th November 2012

The Darkness star Frankie Poullain escaped a hefty smuggling fine in Chile by offering Lady Gaga tickets to an immigration official.The Scottish bassist landed in trouble when he was caught travelling with an apple, in...

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The Things They Say: 3322255

12th October 2012

"I play tennis when I can but mostly I like taking pictures of my dog - in different scenarios, wearing different costumes." The Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins dresses up his dog in his spare time.

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Lady Gaga Is Like A Mother To The Darkness

3rd September 2012

The Darkness think Lady Gaga is like a mum to them. The British rockers - who are supporting the 'Bad Romance' singer on her European tour - have revealed she is great to work with...

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Trey Songz Rockets To Number One In Album Charts

1st September 2012

Trey Songz's fifth studio album, Chapter V, has topped the Billboard Album Chart by selling 135,000 copies in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan. This mark's Songz's first time at the top of the...

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Was Lady Gaga Mocking Madonna With Bum-flash?

29th August 2012

Was Lady Gaga mocking Madonna when she flashed her bum in Helsinki? The Sun certainly seem to think so. Apparently, Madonna recently flashed her bare bottom (well, bare apart from a lacy thong) at a...

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Justin Hawkins Lives Near Dogging Destination

25th August 2012

Justin Hawkins lives near a dogging destination.The Darkness frontman - who has previously battled drug addiction - has trouble walking his dog without seeing men's penises in a public area where people go 'dogging', hooking...

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The Darkness 'Connect' With Gay Men

24th August 2012

Justin Hawkins believes The Darkness ''connect'' with gay men. The 37-year-old singer - who previously dated the band's manager, Sue Whitehouse - will not reveal his true sexuality, but thinks his flamboyant rock outfits are...

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The Darkness Blame Cocaine For Demise

20th August 2012

The Darkness' bassist Frankie Poullain has blamed cocaine for the demise of the group.Frankie insists the 'I Believe in a Thing Called Love' hitmakers - whose frontman Justin Hawkins quit in 2006 after a row...

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Amy Winehouse's Former Boyfriend Facing Rape Charges

17th July 2012

The former boyfriend of Amy Winehouse will face trial on two counts of rape, a judge in London said on Tuesday (July 17, 2012). Reg Traviss, a film director who was in a relationship with...

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The Darkness Want Gaga Collaboration

21st April 2012

The Darkness are hoping to collaborate with Lady Gaga.The 'I Believe in a Thing Called Love' hitmakers are set to support the pop superstar on her forthcoming 'Born This Way Ball' tour and are hoping...

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The Darkness To Tour With Lady Gaga

10th April 2012

Reunited British rockers The Darkness have been given a big boost as they continue their comeback - they have been chosen to support Lady Gaga when she tours Europe.Justin Hawkins and his band will open...

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Lady Gaga Picks Surprising Band For UK Tour Support

10th April 2012

Lady Gaga has announced a series of huge UK shows as part of her Born This Way Ball tour, though the American pop icon picked a surprising band to act as her support. Though most...

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Lady Gaga Set To Rock The UK With Huge Shows

10th April 2012

Lady Gaga has announced 21 European gigs including two British shows.. The 'Judas' hitmaker will perform at London's Twickenham Stadium on September 8 and Manchester's MEN Arena three days later after kicking off her Born...

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Lady Gaga Announces European Tour Dates

10th April 2012

Lady Gaga has announced 21 European dates in her Born This Way Ball tour. The 'Judas' singer will kick off the tour in Asia later this month, before bringing it to Europe, starting in Sofia,...

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Lady Gaga Announces 'Born This Way Ball' UK Tour Dates

10th April 2012

Lady Gaga has announced the European dates for the 'Born this Way Ball' tour. The tour will be the first time that Gaga has hit the road since she released her Born This Way album...

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Sonisphere Cancelled?

28th March 2012

Sonisphere festival has been cancelled, Queen have claimed.The band - with Adam Lambert on vocals- had been due to headline the UK leg of the annual rock extravaganza but have now posted a statement on...

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Justin Hawkins And The Darkness Bandmates Still At Odds

16th March 2012

Rock band The Darkness' reunion isn't exactly a harmonious one - frontman Justin Hawkins reveals the bandmates still "hate each other".The I Believe in a Thing Called Love hitmakers reformed last year (11) to perform...

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Isle Of Wight Festival 2012: Lana Del Rey Headlining Big Top Stage

9th March 2012

The Isle Of Wight Festival has announced that Lana Del Rey will be performing at this year's event. She will be joining an impressive line-up that boasts The Vaccines; Noel Gallagher'S HIGH FLYING BIRDS; Kelis...

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Nicki Minaj To Headline T In The Park

23rd February 2012

T In The Park has announced that Nicki Minaj will play the event in July 2012. The festival also announced more acts to the lineup today, which includes The Stone Roses; Florence And The Machine...

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Queen To Headline Sonisphere Festival

20th February 2012

Queen have confirmed they will headline Sonisphere festival in the UK.The 'We Will Rock You' group will perform at Knebworth Park in the UK on July 7 with former American Idol singer Adam Lambert taking...

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The Darkness Top American Rock Chart

7th February 2012

The Darkness have topped the American Download Rock Chart after appearing in a Super Bowl advert. The British rockers' frontman, Justin Hawkins, had a spot in a 90 second ad for electronics company Samsung which...

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