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HURTS

8/10

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The third album from the monochrome Mancunians is another blast of bittersweet electro pop, in the same vein as its predecessors. The very essence of Hurts is summed up on light pop track Why when Theo sings “If this is love then why does it hurt so bad?”

Surrender is full of the kind of sing-along anthems that light up their live shows; from Nothing Will Be Bigger Than Us to Wings, there are plenty of stadium ready choruses. The gospel choir who appear on the title track were also present at recent showcases, implying a slight shift in style.

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About Attitude

This month’s Attitude cover star is One Direction’s Liam Payne, who gives the band’s first ever solo interview, and first gay press exclusive. Shot and interviewed by Attitude, he speaks out about his relationship with the gay community, and the band’s future. We also have an interview with music’s most profound gay voice, John Grant, the King of Broadway Harvey Fierstein, alternative pop star Peaches, and young adult author James Dawson. We have a feature looking at what really happened at the Stonewall riots, and look back at Emile Griffith, the tragic gay boxing star from the 1960s. This issue also introduces a few new pages to the magazine, including a Books page, the new Readers Question spread, and the debut of columnist Jemal Polson.
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