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LIVE DATES FOR 2017


Friday 3rd November 2017

The Globe, Cardiff
125 Albany Road, Cardiff CF24 3NS

Tickets from £20.00 at:
www.seetickets.com/event/darts/the-globe/1062258

For all enquiries re. gigs and bookings contact Don Macdearmid
by clicking HER
E or call Don on 07811 351228.
   
 

RECENT UPDATES TO THIS WEBSITE

Pikey's page has been updated with a new link to his own website plus links to great music he's produced that we're sure you'll love.

Check them out
HERE

     
 

ARCHIVED NEWS
   

NEW DARTS RELEASES ON CD
New record label Drumfire Records is delighted to present all three of Darts studio albums for Magnet Records as well as 'The Amazing Darts' - the band's bestselling LP ! The band have been involved in putting together these reissues with Liner notes by bassist Thump Thomson.  Bonus tracks include a number of tracks from singles and B-sides that have never made it to CD before, 'Come Back My Love' is on CD for the first time in its original album length, and from the vaults a number of demos and previously unheard songs have been unearthed. For full details, check out the SALES page

 
     
DARTS DOCUMENTARY
Film-maker, Chris Daniels has completed an exciting documentary on Darts. Featuring interviews with band members, live gig footage and an interview with DJ and long-time friend of the band, Danny Baker, this limited edition DVD is now on sale via thi website. For a sneak preview Chris has posted a trailer on YouTube. Click HERE to watch it. To order your copy, click HERE.

The band would like to thank Chris for this labour love.
 
     
ONE AMAZING NEW ALBUM!
Hear Den Hegarty on the fantastic album from The Senti-Mentals, 'Who Knows, Who Cares?'. Listen to tracks and buy the album from their website by clicking HERE. Additional tracks may be heard on their myspace site HERE.
   
A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY
Bob Fish has completed a 30" x 20" black and white photomontage of the original band, using many previously unseen photographs.

Click HERE to view the montage and to order your own copy, signed by Bob.
     
BAND PHOTOGRAPHS
Check out the photographs of the band taken at Butlins, Bognor Regis in December 2007 which are in the Main Photograph Gallery.

Click HERE to navigate straight to them.
 
CD - DOUBLE TOP
Following the success of The Platinum Collection, Warner released a fantastic Darts 46 track, double CD on 2nd October 2006. 'Double Top' sees the band's first two albums reissued for the first time on CD plus lots of great bonus material. This is an essential addition to your music collection. Buy your copy now - online or from all good highstreet music shops.
   
 
   
  DISC 1 - DARTS
1. DADDY COOL / THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT (2.29)
2. YOUNG BLOOD (2.44)
3. TOO HOT IN THE KITCHEN (2.23)
4. SOMETIME LATELY (2.38)
5. ZING WENT THE STRINGS OF MY HEART (3.04)
6. SHOTGUN (2.45)
7. COME BACK MY LOVE (2.30)
8. BELLS IN MY HEART (2.09)
9. SH-BOOM (LIFE COULD BE A DREAM) (2.37)
10. STAY AWAY (FROM THEM GIRLS) (2.32)
11. I'M MAD / FANCY MAN / FRAMED / RIOT IN CELL BLOCK NO.9 / TROUBLE (4.42)

BONUS TRACKS
12. DON'T LET IT FADE AWAY (3.22)
13. GET IT (2.56)
14. DUKE OF EARL (3.42)
15. CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF YOUR LOVE (3.27)
16. REET PETITE (2.53)
17. LET'S HANG ON (3.13)
18. PEACHES & CREAM (2.47)
19. COOL JERK (3.31)
20. RUNAROUND (2.48)
21. MESSING SHOE BLUES (2.44)
22. NAFF OFF (2.49)
23. WHITE CHRISTMAS (2.27)


DISC 2 - EVERYONE PLAYS DARTS
1. THE BOY FROM NEW YORK CITY (3.03)
2. HONEY LOVE (2.19)
3. MY FRIEND'S WIFE (2.58)
4. IT'S RAINING (3.44)
5. MAKE IT (2.24)
6. HAMMY'S BOOGIE (2.35)
7. WHO'S THAT KNOCKING (2.00)
8. MY TRUE STORY (2.41)
9. LATE FOR WORK (2.35)
10. BONES (2.56)
11. LATE LAST NIGHT (2.33)
12. I GOTTA GO HOME (2.57)
13. WHY I CRY (1.55)


BONUS TRACKS

14. DON'T SAY YES (2.34)
15. CUCKOO (3.27)
16. ONE OFF THE WRISTS (2.09)
17. DON'T HANG UP (2.30)
18. HONEY BEE (1.58)
19. DON'T MESS AROUND WITH LOVE (3.47)
20. DON'T LOOK BACK (3.53)
21. THIS IS THE NIGHT (1.56)
22. GOODBYE BRENDA (2.56)
23. WHY I CRY (PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED VERSION) (3.09)
   

CD - THE PLATINUM COLLECTION
The record label Warner has issued a Darts compliation CD 'Darts - The Platinum Collection'. This 19 track 'Best Of' compilation is available on-line and from all good music shops

 
DARTS ON DVD
Cherry Red Films
have released "Daddy Cool - Darts Live" the DVD of their live performance from London's Marquee Club from 1984. The DVD has been available since 27th February 2006