Dark Day is the ‘80s synth-based project of musician, artist and writer Robin Crutchfield. He began the project in 1979 after leaving no wavers DNA, a group he formed with Arto Lindsay and Ikue Mori. Darkest Before Dawn collects together songs that were recorded between 1985 and 1986. This is the first time the songs have been released on vinyl. They were previously released on CD in 1989.