The Darkness

Discussion in 'Music' started by Mrs.Plant, Jun 6, 2004.

  1. Mrs.Plant

    Mrs.Plant Member

    Subject band: The Darkness

    Thoughts and feelings anyone? Go.
     
  2. TheGanjaKing

    TheGanjaKing Newbie

    Personally, I can't stand them. But thats just my opinon.
     
  3. i think its really funny. i can't take hair bands seriously, and neo-hair bands are even funnier. good for them. i hope they bang tons of groupie chicks.
     
  4. madcrappie

    madcrappie crazy fish

    Justin Hawkins totally rocks in his skin tight, lavander leotard mannn
     
  5. Pressed_Rat

    Pressed_Rat Do you even lift, bruh?

    They make a good comedy act.
     
  6. moo-digit

    moo-digit Member

    I don't like 'em too much, but ahhh... they're ok... whatever!
     
  7. Mrs.Plant

    Mrs.Plant Member

    Very good. Music only this time. No image critique. You guys like their music at all?
     
  8. madcrappie

    madcrappie crazy fish

    no Im not into the music, justin hawkins is dreamy with that sorta retro-70s style peter frampton look. plus I love how he sings all falsetto likea woman having an orgasm. and he does look good in those tight ass outfits.

    hmm come to think of it, justin is just like robert plant in that photo right above. But, he puts Plant to shame in the bulge department.
     
  9. Pressed_Rat

    Pressed_Rat Do you even lift, bruh?

    Huhuhuhhuhuh...you were checking out his bulge.....hhuhuhuhhuhuhhuhuh
     
  10. madcrappie

    madcrappie crazy fish

    shut up butthead, before I kick you in the nuts
     
  11. Alexandria

    Alexandria Member

    dont like em....its like they heard Queen and went "hey! I could do that!".
    I dont find them the least bit origional. And I dont really like their music.
     
  12. YogaOfLove

    YogaOfLove Member

    awe man, you guys are too harsh, im not a hardcore fan or anything but i think they are a fun band, i mean their songs will get stuck in your head and youll be humming i believe in a thing called love all day if you heard it on the radio....i think their upbeat and i can listen to them when im in a happy goodtime mood...please just one other person admit their a fun band to listen to!!
     
  13. They give English bands a bad name
     
  14. I'm still trying to figure out why anyone WOULD like them. Some of the riffs aren't bad, but the singing is just deplorable.
     
  15. Mrs.Plant

    Mrs.Plant Member

    Do you guys realize that they have been compared to even the mighty Zep??! Truly makes me ill.
     
  16. adigaskell

    adigaskell Member

    Said it before, can't see the Darkness being around in a years time. One catchy tune, steadily getting worse and fading away as their 'novelty' status wears off.
     
  17. Spiral Sea

    Spiral Sea Member

    as a parody on 80's hairbands they are quite good:rolleyes: it's only entertainment.

    i wonder if they take themselves serious though?:confused:
     
  18. Ellis

    Ellis Member

    Ha, sometimes The Darkness remindes me of Spinal Tap. So funny... I like "I believe in a thing called love", but the other songs they released I dindn't. But, there funny.
     
  19. Jim

    Jim Senior Member

    If they quit with the gimmickry and concentrated on their playing abilities, it would be interesting to see what they came up with...

    Maybe they're milking the 'image' thing for a while to build up some financial clout, so they can go on to pursue a more interesting musical direction.. ?
     
  20. Mrs.Plant

    Mrs.Plant Member

    Very good point, Jim. It's almost as if it's all a "front", if you will. Like a very strange joke, that I don't seem to get. I guess whatever sells though. I hear they're really pretty popular in the U.K. Not so much here in the states, I have to say.
     

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