The Dark Ages Stories

Mick Sibley on Town and Around


Haircuts on the news? Doesn’t seem like a hot item in the 1990s. But back in 1967 Keith Bracey of AKTV2's Town and Around fronted up at short notice to Queen Street hairdressers Simple Scissors to film former Underdogs and Dark Ages guitarist Mick Sibley being shorn of his long hair.

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Tomorrow's Gonna Be Another Day - Ian Thomson looks back


With the sudden death of Mick Sibley from an aneurysm in November 2014, drummer Ian Thomson found himself the sole survivor of The Dark Ages line-up that nearly 50 years earlier had recorded their legendary ‘Tomorrow’s Gonna Be Another Day’ single.

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