The Darkness
The Darkness Contributed

The boys from The Darkness are back

"MY ADVICE would be: don't listen to or read anything that comes out of my mouth,'' a contrite Justin Hawkins says in response to an NME headline that quoted him describing the Darkness' forthcoming third album as wavering between AC/DC and ''extreme metal''.

Hawkins doesn't deny saying it - he just can't recall why. ''There's no extreme metal on there,'' he says, laughing.

''I think I just said it as a throwaway, stupid thing and it became a headline. That's my life.''

It's not hard to see why.

In our 15-minute phone interview, the 37-year-old singer rolls off more quotable lines than a Cameron Crowe film.

 

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