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Live: Therapy?

Dark, savage love still rules for the band from Northern Ireland.

Twenty years late, Andy Cairns finally gets his exorcism. “I’ve enjoyed playing this far more than I did when it was fucking released,” he says at the end of an anniversary run through of their “very dark” 1995 epic Infernal Love, “the demons are gone.”

Mark Beaumont is a music journalist with almost three decades' experience writing for publications including Classic Rock, NME, The Guardian, The Independent, The Telegraph, The Times, Uncut and Melody Maker. He has written major biographies on Muse, Jay-Z, The Killers, Kanye West and Bon Iver and his debut novel [6666666666] is available on Kindle (opens in new tab).