There are at least three groups named Dark Forest: 1.) A Canadian epic black metal band. 2.) A British heavy/power metal band. 3.) A hip-hop group from Queens, NY. 1.) Dark Forest is an epic metal one-man project currently based in Calgary, Canada. A live lineup exists for live performances, however DARK FOREST is first and foremost a studio project. Created in late 2003 by David Parks, the vision of DARK FOREST remains to create an epic style of atmospheric metal fuelled by a connection with heritage, history and nature.