Monday, May 5 2014
Speaking just before the release of their new album Luminous, PopMatters talks to the British alt-pop heavyweights the Horrors about artistic progression, the need to escape your influences, and the terrifying tedium of East London.
Tuesday, May 6 2014
As close as Luminous comes to being an excellent release, there remains something about it that is unembraceable.
Monday, October 17 2011
More so than "dark," "skinny", and "critics' wet dream", the operative adjective for the Horrors is "aloof".
Sunday, August 7 2011
Skying aspires to live up to its title, reflecting how the Horrors are aiming high.
Monday, May 4 2009
The Horrors aren’t going to win over any new fans with their change in direction. But the die-hards just might be rewarded for their patience.
Thursday, August 23 2007
I have seen the rise of the undead Mod-Goth, and it's face is a face of Horrors.
Wednesday, October 5 2011
Do what thy wilt shall be the whole of the law -- the Horrors are making up their own rules, and it shows strongly in their recently-released third album, Skying.
Wednesday, June 8 2011
The Horrors Skying (XL) Releasing: 25 July (UK), 26 July (US) If music critics love three things, those things are name-dropping obscure bands, abusing adjectives, and post-punk.
Friday, April 24 2009
Britain's the Horrors release their second album of shoegazey garage rock on 5 May via XL. Here's the new video from Primary Colours and a couple