The Darkness to release new Christmas single ‘I Am Santa’ – watch

Band famously released 'Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End)' in 2003

The Darkness will release a new Christmas single this festive period.

The band famously released ‘Christmas Time (Don’t Let The Bells End)’ earlier in their career with the song charting at Number Two in 2003 behind Gary Jules’ cover of Tears for Fears song ‘Mad World’.

However, the band are back for a second go at the hallowed race and will release ‘I Am Santa’ in time for this year’s holidays. Stream the song and its video below:


The Darkness embark on a headline UK tour at the end of November. The band released ‘Last Of Our Kind’, their fourth record, in June. It followed on from 2012’s ‘Hot Cakes’.

The Darkness play:

Norwich Open (November 30)
Cambridge Corn Exchange (December 1)
Newcastle O2 Academy (4)
Glasgow O2 Academy (5)
Leeds O2 Academy (9)
Manchester Academy (10)
Birmingham O2 Academy (11)
Bristol O2 Academy (13)
Southampton O2 Guildhall (14)
Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion (15)
Bournemouth O2 Academy (17)
Oxford O2 Academy (19)
London Roundhouse (20)

Watch The Darkness’ video for ‘Christmas Time (Don’t Let The Bells End’)’ below: