Dark - Anonymous Days

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Catalogue Number: KSCD919
Release Date: 01/10/2006
Format: CD

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ANONYMOUS DAYS is the second studio album from Dark recorded 23 years after the first, the famous and highly collectable 'Round the Edges' LP. The band's line-up remains the same, Steve Giles, Ron Johnson, Martin Weaver and Clive Thorneycroft. Anonymous Days contains songs written between 1974 and 1995 and is the album we always wanted to make, combining the Dark progressive rock style with the latest recording techniques.

The first album was recorded in about 24 hours, this one took an awful lot longer: that's modern studios for you. The tracks are pure Dark combining complicated twin harmony guitar work with thought provoking lyrics and wide ranging musical structures.

We thoroughly enjoyed getting back together again to write and rehearse after all those years, we even played a live gig in our home town of Northampton. At the start of the project Ron's bass guitar was taken from the dust in his loft where it had lain undisturbed for over 20 years. After the album was finished he put it back in exactly the same place ready for the next one?

Martin Weaver,
Northampton, England. June 2001


Steve Giles: Guitars, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar
Ron Johnson Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar
Martin Weaver Guitars, Vocals
Clive Thorneycroft Drums, Percussion

Track Listing:
No. Name Composer(s) Length Year
1.) Killing My Friends 05 mins 46 secs
2.) Don't Worry About That 05 mins 02 secs
3.) On Came The Midnight 06 mins 26 secs
4.) A Hope Full Of Holes 08 mins 43 secs
5.) Shadow Of The Rain 03 mins 20 secs
6.) Miles And Miles Away 05 mins 35 secs
7.) Madame La Guillotine 06 mins 50 secs
8.) All The Loving I Need 05 mins 10 secs
9.) Journey's End 06 mins 25 secs