Watch: The Darkness' epic entrance @ Download 2015

The Darkness’ surprise appearance at this year’s awesome Download Fest was incredible.

Not only did the band rock out to old classics and new bangers, but they made quite the entrance.

[Credit - Danny North]

Arriving from the back of the tent, front-man Justin Hawkins rode a shield with Vikings!

Watch the band explain the entrance below.

This has got us SUPER pumped for The Darkness’ upcoming tour, tickets to which are on sale now. Go get ‘em.

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