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“We couldn’t imagine a Black Baptista live show without our audience being a little rowdy and causing a ruckus… We dig it.” -Black Baptista

January 22, 2012

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DarkMedia Interviews Black Baptista: Very few bands in the music industry today are as raw, and as exciting, as Black Baptista.  With their latest album, “Thread the Needle”, the trio of guitarist Bryan Baker, drummer Andy Sanesi, and bassist Peter Boskovich have, as reviewed by adequacy.net, “unload(ed) some of the most searing and primal rock music this […]

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“I’ve always been intrigued by music with a dark edge and a bit of mystery surrounding it, that really adds to the magic for me.” -Lisa Cuthbert

January 13, 2012

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Irish singer-songwriter and pianist Lisa Cuthbert makes music that has been described as a dark, brooding mix of eclectic sounds with a Celtic twist. Informed by such dynamic influences as Tori Amos, Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush, and Loreena McKennitt, Lisa’s work is distinguished by haunting, ethereal voice, dramatic songwriting, and layered harmonies. Through songs that […]

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‘Tis the Season for Giveaways on DMC!

December 28, 2011

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This month, DarkMediaCity is hosting not one, but four incredible giveaways — in cooperation with a few of our very favorite people. First, award winning author V.M.K. Fewings has generously donated ten signed copies of her latest novel in The Stone Masters Vampire Series, Book III: A VAMPIRE’S DOMINION. Summary from the publisher, Zova Books: Vampires Jadeon and […]

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“You can’t set the sun. You have no control over it. That’s basically what it feels like we’re doing. We’re trying to make a career out of our music and it feels like we’re trying to accomplish the impossible.” -Willpowerless

December 23, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Jordan Panfil of Willpowerless: With all the controversy in the music industry today surrounding technology like Auto-Tune and other music enhancing software, a band like Willpowerless is a welcome sight.  Not only does their talent hold up during a live show, this is a group of guys who sincerely loves their fans, and […]

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“…that´s what we strive for–to get out on the road, to do gigs in front of big audiences, feel the energy, hear how people sing/scream along with the lyrics!” -Godsic

December 19, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Rick Dahlberg of Godsic: With their debut album, “As the Heavens Burn”, due out in a few months, Swedish death metal band Godsic is already making waves.  Not often does a band come along with such a strong pre-release presence, but this is a band who definitely has–and deserves it.  Firmly planted in […]

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“…we may change from time to time, and experiment with new styles, but our fans know that we’ll always be the same people playing great songs with the same intensity.” -Jason Nott

November 13, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Drive A’s Jason Nott: If you’re the kind of person who’s satisfied with the status quo, and don’t want to be inspired to live outside the box, then Drive A isn’t the band for you.  Armed with a raw, unforgettable sound, Drive A plays the kind of music that takes up residence inside […]

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“Our Horror imagery is purely aesthetic since all our lyrics are metaphors in a way. So it’s never been about the cannibal itself, but what the cannibal stands for.” -Rusty Eye

October 7, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Rusty Eye: Rusty Eye is one of those bands characterized with the ability to persevere through time, and their aim from the outset was to summon a cohesive and original style of Heavy Metal; their most recent album ‘Possessor’ being a remarkable testament to this vow. The trio from Hollywood, CA is comprised […]

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“To truly be into music, you have to understand its roots.” -Nick Black

September 19, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Nick Black: As DarkMedia continues to bring you the best of literature, film, art, research and music in the realm of all things Dark, we’d like to introduce you to an artist we think you should know.  Musician Nick Black has a purity to his sound that’s all too rare in music today. […]

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“I want to become an iconic rock star. I want to be the guy on the lunch box. I want to be the face on the magazine.” -Demon Boy

September 18, 2011

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Exclusively for DarkMedia, ARR Interviews Demon Boy: The Demon Boy Band is poised to take the entertainment industry by storm.  Not since Alice Cooper and Ozzy Osbourne have music fans been treated to a more all-encompasing, theatric, and energetic experience — and it doesn’t end there.  More than just a character, a band, or even […]

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“Music is the medium in which we communicate… May we all find our Dark and Light energies, and learn to balance them — in ourselves and each other.” -Gods Paparazzi

August 13, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Gods Paparrazi aka Lucian Walker: If you haven’t already heard the name “Gods Paparazzi”, you will.  Lucian Walker, the man behind the flashing lights, is not only a gifted musician in his own right, but a producer on the cutting edge of today’s music.  Having worked with musical artists such as Black Veil Brides, […]

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“Writing or reading any literature will create an “image” through the words, or the reasons you’re writing the words. Darko Image is about being yourself and not forgetting.” -David Darko

August 8, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews David Darko: Drummer David Darko is a force to be reckoned with. Just last week, he announced his departure from Vampires Everywhere!, the band that made him famous, with an immediate resolve to show the world just what he can do all on his own.  More than a musician, or even a man, […]

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Jordan Reyne & Anarchy: A Short Story-Writing Competition!

July 20, 2011

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Jordan Reyne, New Zealand’s premiere bloodthirsty Celtic rock and machine sounds superhero, has teamed up with Anarchy Books to bring you a dazzling short story writing competition! Jordan Reyne’s new album, Children of a Factory Nation, is released September 2011 and follows a family who lived in Wales in the late 1800’s during the Industrial Revolution. Like many alive in […]

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