Music Gear News
Solos and riffs prevalent in fresh Darkness LP, says member
In an interview with the Gibson website, guitar player Dan Hawkins from the I Believe In A Thing Called Love group has said: "There was a conscious effort to cram as many great riffs and solos in as possible, while still fitting the songs."
The music instrument player said that this was a result of the LP having a lot of rehearsal room-based development prior to its recording.
"On Hot Cakes [the fresh LP], two or three songs are pretty much the live takes from rehearsal sessions," he explained.
He said this was a preferable way of doing things compared to the experience on previous record, One Way Ticket To Hell… And Back, which saw the band rarely simultaneously share a room together.
A band imagines live performance when performing simultaneously as a group, he suggested, adding "That makes you realise that every riff, every fill, every solo, needs to be good and make sense."
The Darkness released the Christmas song Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End) back in 2003.
Published by AW.Posted on 3 Sep 2012 16:31 to category : Band / Celebrity News
Related Music News
Innovative and iconic musician David Bowie has died aged 69-years-old after cancer battle.
Simon Green AKA Bonobo has confirmed via Twitter that he is releasing new album this year.
An acoustic Gear4music guitar, signed by Dotan, The Common Linnets, Gavin James and more, is up for auction on Dutch radio station 3FM for their annual fundraiser called Serious Request.
David Bowie set to release the single 'Lazarus' from his new forthcoming album Blackstar, this week.
Legendary Motorhead bassist, Lemmy Kilmister has been presented with with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Bass Player Live Event in Hollywood, USA.
British pop star Adele reached 100 million views on YouTube in five days - averaging over 1 million views per hour - a rate that outdid the new Star Wars movie trailer.
Recent Music News
Fancy showing off your guitar skills to the masses on Sky Arts' second series of Guitar Star?
Order a Sennheiser evolution wireless D1 pack between 21.1.16 and 30.6.16 and receive a free rechargeable battery pack upon registration.
The latest update from Ableton also features Push controller improvements, bug fixes and additional support for Link technology.
Snareweight - the fastest way to get your snare drum sounding its best.
ROLI Seaboard products now come bundled with Bitwig 8-Track digital audio workstation.
Fender add to their extensive catalogue of excellent musical instruments with the all new Paramount Series acoustic guitars.