Darkest Hour Release Two Videos
2014-07-17 by XingKing | 37 Comments

DC metalcore thrashers Darkest Hour have released two music videos, 'Rapture in Exile' and 'By the Starlight', off of their upcoming self-titled release, due on August 5th.






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XingKing
July 17th 2014

10040 Comments


Rapture in Exile is good old Darkest Hour goodness. By the Starlight is pretty shit though

UnderJOath
July 17th 2014

72 Comments


Dafuq is this?!

XingKing
July 17th 2014

10040 Comments


I'm worried this album is going to be a dud. Rapture in Exile is the only good song released out of the three so far

UnderJOath
July 17th 2014

72 Comments


While Rapture is the best of the 3 released, even that was weak in comparison to earlier endeavors. Not looking promising.

Kris.
July 17th 2014

12152 Comments


darkest hour what happened to u :[

AdolfChrist
July 17th 2014

1723 Comments


By the Starlight...what. the. fuck.

AdolfChrist
July 17th 2014

1723 Comments


the other two are bad but By the Starlight is just on another plane of suck. this blows, i like everything theyve done. i even like The Human Romance and i thought The Eternal Return was really good on the first half. 7 albums of consistency and now this.

MasBarHigeuoris21
July 17th 2014

1530 Comments


Never heard anything by Darkest Hour before but I thought the Rapture in Exile was pretty good and By the Starlight wasn't too bad either. I'll have to check out this album when it comes out.

Durrzo
July 17th 2014

1078 Comments


I... Enjoyed By the Starlight. You guys are shitting all over it but I think it's a well crafted song, totally unexpected from this band and I guess I can see why some would hate it, but I'm honestly cool with them stepping out of their comfort zone a bit. Rapture is good but not usual Darkest Hour good.

I was beyond hyped for this album but I'm pretty much just worried at this point. I mean it's pretty much a sure thing that I will enjoy it to some extent, but I have loved everything they have done in the past, these guys are probably my favorite band.

Digging: Fallujah - The Flesh Prevails

TooLateToGoBack
July 17th 2014

1753 Comments


Rapture in Exile is pretty damn great, but what the hell is going on in By the Starlight...

AdolfChrist
July 17th 2014

1723 Comments


@masbarhigeuoris do yourself a favor and check out Deliver Us.

AdolfChrist
July 17th 2014

1723 Comments


the problem isnt that theyre stepping out of their comfort zone. hell, ive been hoping they would, but not like this.

Darkwatch025
July 17th 2014

166 Comments


I like all three songs that were released so far

MegaJake1024
July 17th 2014

697 Comments


Both rule. Rapture in Exile is kickass. By the Starlight is definitely good too. Stoked for this album.

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botb
July 18th 2014

9539 Comments


im not gonna lie i loved the second one

botb
July 18th 2014

9539 Comments


yeah, i'd say these both instilled hope in me that this won't suck.

Scoot
July 18th 2014

17681 Comments


album will be a 3-3.5 far cry from deliver us and undoing ruin

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Scoot
July 18th 2014

17681 Comments


i actually dug the second one, if it were released by a different band nobody would care

XingKing
July 18th 2014

10040 Comments


Nobody would care because it would be a shitty song from a shitty band. Unfortunately, it is a shitty song from a good band

Durrzo
July 18th 2014

1078 Comments


Solid song from a great band*

XingKing
July 18th 2014

10040 Comments


Shitty song*

Piripichotes
July 18th 2014

6 Comments


I don't know what to make of this when comparing it to "undoing ruin" or "deliver us"... Let's just sit and wait, but I'm not getting my hopes high for this...

Digging: Words of Farewell - Immersion

Gameofmetal
July 18th 2014

257 Comments


Wow their vocalist is a lazy bastard in the first video.

Spec
July 18th 2014

27060 Comments


Wasn't big on either. I'll wait until the albumand see if it all flows together.

AdolfChrist
July 18th 2014

1723 Comments


the lyrics went downhill too. usually John has some pretty good lyrics to offer, especially on Deliver
Us. the lyrics on both of these songs kind of suck.

cmaitland421
July 18th 2014

83 Comments


I actually dig By the Starlight. The buildup to the first screaming part is beautiful.

Gameofmetal
July 18th 2014

257 Comments


The second song is alright but then again I didn't think the first song was amazing. Pretty heavy and tight though.

HarryBoBerry
July 18th 2014

48 Comments


R.I.P. Darkest Hour

AdolfChrist
July 18th 2014

1723 Comments


By the Starlight sounds like a Darkest Hour and Evanescence collaboration. its bad.

Durrzo
July 18th 2014

1078 Comments


It's really not that bad. This is gonna be a weird album for them, they're clearly experimenting with some different stuff. This isn't what I WANT to hear from this band, but once past that way of thinking it's pretty enjoyable. If another band put out these songs I would say I liked them without a second thought.

XingKing
July 19th 2014

10040 Comments


"By the Starlight sounds like a Darkest Hour and Evanescence collaboration. its bad."

This description is so perfect that it hurts

cmaitland421
July 19th 2014

83 Comments


"By the Starlight sounds like a Darkest Hour and Evanescence collaboration. its bad."

Someone needs to lay off the crack pipe....


XingKing
July 22nd 2014

10040 Comments


I guess there is another new song and it's fucking horrible. I am now positive that this album will be garbage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3oEhLAfFpc

AdolfChrist
July 23rd 2014

1723 Comments


^ oh fuck...i have no hope left.

AdolfChrist
July 23rd 2014

1723 Comments


sounds like theyre selling out ( and no, adding boring radio metal into the mix isnt "experimenting,"
if they tried something different that wasnt shitty i wouldnt have a problem with it). seems like they
tried getting a tiny bit commercial on a couple songs on Deliver us, but other than that this band
seemed to not really give a shit about changing their music to gain more fans. i guess they got tired
of not making any money after 7 albums. what a coincidence, they join sumerian and start to suck ass
for the $$$. im disappointed in this band.

XingKing
July 23rd 2014

10040 Comments


That song really is disgusting beyond belief. Like what the fuck

XingKing
July 23rd 2014

10040 Comments


This just leaked earlier today, by the way. Time to see how horrible this really is in full



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