James Darkin is one of Ireland's most sought after producers and engineers. Well known from his role as Head Engineer of Temple Lane Recording Studios, James has worked on sessions with Kanye West, Will.i.am, and Rihanna for 'Love The Way You Lie', over his decade plus on the scene. He has produced albums for The Mighty Stef, Propeller Palms and the debut record from Wounds, ‘Die Young, signed to Razor & Tie Records in the US. Recent mix credits include Hozier, Plutonic Dust and the forthcoming album from Funeral Suits, as well as remixes for Katie Kim, R.S.A.G and Come On Live Long. His original compositions cross numerous genres, touching on electronica, rock and hip-hop among others. James’ track “We’re In” is featured in the Panti Bliss documentary ‘The Queen of Ireland'.
The songs on his debut electronic album, ‘Go No Matter What’ set a dark and sometimes sinister tone moving across a rich mercurial landscape. With influences ranging from Trent Reznor to Clint Mansell ‘Go No Matter What’ takes the listener on a visceral journey