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Al Horner

Q Magazine journalist. Also seen scribbling for Drowned In Sound and others

Al Horner is the resident indie-pop enthusiast and coffee-maker at popular music monthly, Q Magazine. He can also be found scribbling about music, film and culture for Drowned In Sound and a variety of other blogs and webzines. He is 23 and lives in Brighton.

Pop Goes Pitchfork?

Faster than you can say, "JLS in boat shoes and thrift store plaid shirts", the pop world has become obsessed with indie. If you're both an Animal Collective enthusiast and shameless pop fanatic like me, you'll notice it feels a bit weird. Like watching your best friend get off with a work colleague at your own birthday party.
22/11/2011 00:01 GMT