Album Review: The Horrors
  • TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2011

  • Posted by: Joe Puglisi

The Horrors have done a few interesting things with Skying, their latest romp. The band integrates a few of modern alternative quirks quite well with an appealing and even-tempered sound on top; percussive oddities give way to pleasant choruses, and crunchy synths melt into reverberated hooks. Skying is a concentrated reduction of a plethora of stadium rock, stripping out the extraneous bits of bloated fluff and focusing on what makes a good, loud, reverb-soaked alt-rock track (and ultimately an entire album of such) appealing. Moving well beyond their pre-EP buzz and through the rough edges of their youth, The Horrors have found a new maturity on their third LP, the one worthy of their "record collector" rock label.

...keep reading...

Comments

Hot Baeble Videos
Larkin Poe live at Baeble HQ

Larkin Poe live at Baeble HQ

Great Good Fine Ok live at Industry City

Great Good Fine Ok live at Industry City

Kayla Brianna live at The Bell House

Kayla Brianna live at The Bell House

Bright Light Bright Light live at Baeble HQ

Bright Light Bright Light live at Baeble HQ

LOLO live at Baeble HQ

LOLO live at Baeble HQ

Childish Gambino live at Rockwood Music Hall

Childish Gambino live at Rockwood Music Hall

Shovels and Rope live at Baeble HQ

Shovels and Rope live at Baeble HQ

Corbu live at Baeble HQ

Corbu live at Baeble HQ

Elliphant live at Baeble HQ

Elliphant live at Baeble HQ

Knox Hamilton live at Baeble HQ

Knox Hamilton live at Baeble HQ

© 2016 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.