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Razorlight

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Razorlight: Cockpit, Leeds

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 23 January 2004

NEWCOMERS RAZORLIGHT are proof that pop careers are being built ever faster. The London band were signed to the Vertigo label last year in the ...

Razorlight: Up All Night (Vertigo) ***

Review by Martin Aston, MOJO, July 2004

Debut from NYC-fixated Anglo-Swedish guitarniks. ...

Johnny Borrell – "I don't even look human"

Interview by Laura Barton, The Guardian, 28 July 2004

HE CLAIMS to be a better songwriter than Bob Dylan and has likened himself to Charles Dickens. But is there more to Johnny Borrell, the ...

Razorlight: Manchester Apollo

Live Review by Stephen Dalton, The Times, February 2005

AS IF TAKING their cue from their friends, The Libertines, Razorlight have spent much of 2005 rocked by public tantrums and rumours of imminent disintegration. ...

Razorlight: Wembley Arena, London

Live Review by Caroline Sullivan, The Guardian, 3 November 2006

EVERY BUDDING BRITISH ROCK STAR fantasises about the night he or she will be able to say the three little words that mean they have ...

Razorlight: Arena, Newcastle

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 6 April 2007

RAZORLIGHT'S MOTORMOUTH FRONTMAN Johnny Borrell grabs the headlines, but the band's unsung hero is drummer and co-songwriter Andy Burrows. It's no coincidence that since he ...

Razorlight: Myrtle Park, Bingley

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 2 September 2012

IN THE DAYS when Razorlight's Johnny Borrell happily compared himself to Bob Dylan and Charles Dickens, he would not have expected to rock up at ...

Razorlight — Johnny Borrell isn't a buffoon, he's a national treasure

Profile by Laura Barton, The Guardian, 10 June 2014

The world has mocked Johnny Borrell for a decade. For what? Doing the things we want rock stars to do. It's time to celebrate him, ...

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