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The Dark Jokes

Rank #9 UK Edinburgh, UK Alternative / rock / prog


Sounds Like: Radiohead, Frightened Rabbit, The Twilight Sad, North Atlantic Oscillation, The Black Diamond Express

Label: Unsigned

Manager: Aaron Dennington

Bio: Introducing The Dark Jokes, a band with brooding sounds, bold words and big ideas.
The Edinburgh based four-piece release their self produced 3-track debut E.P, Low Winter Sun on February 4th. Created in the studio they built with their own hands, the record is a testament to the bands DIY attit... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Debut Album - 'Ekco Transmissions' is released! http://t.co/JWLDbHEi3d @PledgeMusic #alternativerock #debutalbum #ekcotransm

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  • Fri

    Mar 28

    Edinburgh, UK | 8:00pm
    The Ship Inn
    Edinburgh, UK
    Fri Mar 28 8:00pm


    Acoustic 3-piece action. An intimate selection of hand-picked covers and originals unplayed anywhere else.

  • Fri

    Mar 21

    Perth, UK | 9:00pm
    Twa Tams
    Perth, UK
    Fri Mar 21 9:00pm


    The 3 piece outfit, but with more originals than we usually play in our 3-piece setup. The last time we played here, the craic was great, so we reckon it'll be a blast. The Perth crowd are always up for it

  • Fri

    Mar 21

    Pitlochery, UK | 9:00pm
    The Old Mill
    Pitlochery, UK
    Fri Mar 21 9:00pm


    The Dark Jokes 3-piece. Expect covers and alternatively arranged covers. We'll also throw in some hand-picked originals that don't get played in the full-on line-up.

  • Tue

    Mar 18

    Edinburgh, UK | 9:00pm
    The Black Bull
    Edinburgh, UK
    Tue Mar 18 9:00pm


    3-PIece - Expect a relaxed and casual selection of covers and alternatively arranged originals.

  • 2013

    Dec 29

    Edinburgh, UK | 8:00pm
    Whistle Binkies
    Edinburgh, UK
    Sun Dec 29, 2013 8:00pm


    The Dark Jokes 3 piece, playing messed up covers and originals, and experimenting with the arrangements of our existing material.

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    All the best TDJ,stop by.CWC.
  • Didorion (Artist) Didorion
    "Low winter sun"A1,all the best.Didorion
  • Sills & Smith (Artist) Sills & Smith
    Garden Path is a brilliant track with such rich atmospherics. Damn great. Frank Smith
  • The Blue Mountain Project (Artist) The Blue Mountain Pr...
    Enjoyed listening, keep on groovin!!! Greetings from Bavaria. Best wishes :)
  • Janice Kephart (Artist) Janice Kephart
    I saw you live at the Fringe. I was blown away by Aaron's vocals, lyrics, and musicality. I wish you the best of success. Janice
  • illusory (Artist) illusory
    cool listening to ur tunes folks , :):)
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Q: Enjoyed your set in the grassmarket yesterday guys. Brill. Not sure about your drunk dancers though. lol
A: Thanks, the dancers are all part of the Edinburgh festival, I hope they get paid.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Thu Oct 18 2012

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