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Music journalists aren’t clairvoyants, but stay in this game long enough to get cynical, and eventually you begin to fancy your ability to read from the meagre tea leaves of…

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An hour before The Horrors are due to headline the Y Not Festival, their show is in jeopardy. Things start looking pretty bad when Mystery Jets, just four songs into…

Defying expectation has long been The Horrors’ manifesto, but this latest twist is shocking even by their standards, as Faris Badwan covers Beyoncé in the Live Lounge for Fearne Cotton.…

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There’s nothing like sticking it to your naysayers. After being dropped from their record label and written off by critics, [a]The Horrors[/a] had two options: they could have sacked off…

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A motorik thudding announces the arrival of The Horrors, like an ominous cloud over the Iberian coastline. Barcelona’s seafront is the perfect spot to witness the London-based quintet taking (occluding?)…

At first sight, you could easily have dismissed The Horrors as haircuts, scenesters, talentless art-school chancers. Sure, after listening to the brilliant, bilious racket of their debut ‘Strange House’, you…

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It’s a road-to-Damascus moment. An epiphany. A revelation. Or is it just a load of journalists stood in an arty east London cinema watching a massively hyped band get even…

If ever there was a tune specifically made for strutting down the road looking like the coolest cat on God’s green earth, it would no doubt sound exactly like this.…

Currently petrifying View fans on our indie rock tour, Southend’s skinniest goth ghouls get down to the grizzly business of selling records. Drooling and thrashing like Dracula in a blood…

From the moment Faris Rotter’s zombie claw burst from the ancient Indian burial ground beneath the Junk Club, grasped a rusting pot of Hades Hair: Psychopathic Pomade For The Coolest…

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So you’ve stumbled into Silent Hill on Halloween and find a funfair, but just as you’re buying tickets to the Rocky Horror dodgems you have an acid flashback to that…