In March, the two musicians enter the studio to begin work on their eponymous debut album. Producer Charles Fisher works alongside the band to develop their sound.
"It was the summer of 1995 and in the spare bedroom of producer Charles Fisher's home in Sydney, Hayes was creating the astonishing vocal tracks for 'Truly Madly Deeply', a classic song that would go on to hit the #1 spot on Billboard's Hot 100 in 1998 and change Darren's life forever."
22nd July 2004 - The Tension & The Spark Press Release
The head of Roadshow Music in Australia hears some of the tracks the band are working on and immediately steps up to release the band’s debut album in their home market.