>Well I wasnt....I was questioning the "Darkness in >the SUN!" BAAAAAD! "John Lydon in Sun!" IS >OK! two faced bollocks.
You're right. But being in the Sun isn't why I dislike the Darkness.
> An arch knowingness about the whole thing, >drawing on things that have gone before....?!
Yeah, but the Pistols did something new with it (even if it could be argued that they did just beef it up). The Darkness sound like any number of bands from the late 70's/early 80's, albeit with Freddie Mercury doing a Pink&Perky impersonation over the top of it.
>Yeah, you're right; the difference is The Darkness >did it without Mclaren.