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Jeff Mangum has justifiably been getting the lion's share of the attention surrounding the I'll Be Your Mirror festival; when a reclusive indie god comes out of hiding, it's a big deal. But the…   Read Story »
A beyond sold out El Rey Theatre played host to the Horrors as they oscillated song selections between latest album Skying and sophomore release Primary Colours. The Stepkids injected some high…   Read Story »
Name: The Horrors Progress Report: Horrors' front man Faris Badwan calls from backstage at a festival to talk about the band's excellent new album, Skying. The first time I interviewed the…   Read Story »
On their dramatic right turn of a second LP Primary Colours, the Horrors ditched their titular spook-and-gloom garage rock for a mesh of crate-digging indie that recalled shoegazers like MBV and…   Read Story »
A few weeks back seemingly all of you enjoyed "Still Life," a promising self-produced track from British post-punkers the Horrors that signaled a sonic shift to debonair synth-rock a la P-Furs. Now…   Read Story »
A weird but interesting mix of performers at this year's Wireless Festival in London's Hyde Park: Battles, Bruno Mars, Yuck, Black Eyed Peas, Rocky Erickson, Tinie Tempah, Ke$ha, the Hives, Janelle…   Read Story »
Fantastic lead single from UK outfit the Horrors' third LP Skying, out 7/26 via the impeccably curated XL. The production, pacing, and romantic magic of "Still Life" and its hook throwback to the…   Read Story »
The current crop of indie rock pinups have had their sartorial sensibilities played with by the New York Times already -- a couple of times! Fashion and buzz bands are highly bloggable bedfellows:…   Read Story »
This past weekend, bill-sharing fellows Reading and Leeds were tasked with distracting a nation still reeling from the death of its Oasis. Their secret weapons were unannounced sets by Them Crooked…   Read Story »
The Mercury-nominated UK quintet managed to make Memory Tapes spookier and Trent Reznor salivate and here they manage create one of the most visually mind-warping non-datamoshing (sorry) videos in…   Read Story »