17 bands that only got bigger after changing up their sound

It’s something that almost every band has to deal with at some point; stick with a sound that works, or experiment and hope that everyone enjoys your new style. In some cases, it can work in your favour and you’ll see mass critical acclaim, and in other cases, it can result in...


British five-piece The Horrors have proved that they can be bold, with their almost surprising knee-jerk transition from the post-punk origins of Primary Colours and Strange House to the far sunnier and syntheir psychedelic presence of their third album, Skying. Skying though, held onto some of the band’s guitar-centred focus of...

Listen: The Horrors Drop Awesome New Track

It’s been far too long since The Horrors graced our ears with 2011’s Skying. The UK-moodsters teased in February with their first single ‘I See You’, to which they have followed up with their second release ‘So Now You Know’ from their upcoming fourth studio LP Luminous. Commencing in cinematic...

Pond Side-Project Collaborate With The Horrors On New Album

Former Tame Impala bassist Nick Allbrook and current Tame Impala bassist Cam Avery (that’s not a typo) both have quite a few new releases due for the second half of the year. The Perth-bred musicians are both in the lineup for Pond, who launch Hobo Rocket – the band’s latest album –...

Laneway Festival – Sydney

Check out all the action at Laneway Festival in Sydney over the weekend including M83, The Horrors, Chairlift, The Drums and more!

Brisbane Laneway Problems ‘Unfortunate Situation’ Say Promoters

St Jeromes Laneway Festival kicked off in Brisbane over the weekend as the first punters in Australia were treated to sets such as The Horrors, The Drums, M83, and Washed Out. But whole event was very nearly washed out after a tropical storm threatened to derail the entire festival. Organisers...

The Horrors Cover David Bowie’s Suffragette City

The Horrors cover David Bowie’s Suffragette City in one take straight onto vinyl at Metropolis Studios.

The Horrors Cover Beyonce

The Horrors cover “The Best Thing I Never Had” by Beyoncé

The Horrors – I Can See Through You

See the music video for the second single from The Horrors latest album Skying

The Horrors – I Can See Through You

Second video from new album Skying.

Laneway Festival 2012 Announces Dates

Laneway Festival, they high point of the year for hipsters and indie lovers nation-wide, has announced the dates for the festival in 2012. Modelled on the highly successful Pitchfork Festival in the states, Laneway has an amazing pedigree of artists for such a young festival, launched in Melbourne’s Caledonian lane...

New Horrors Album

The Horrors are set to release a new album entitled Skying on 11th July, which will see it preceded by the new single ‘Still Life’ which the band have released to fans on Youtube. The successor the Southend Band’s band’s critically acclaimed and Mercury Prize nominated second album, Primary Colours,...