STA is now Ten Years Old

Posts relating to: And So I Watch You From Afar

Verse Chorus Verse Releases E.P. For Charity

Tony Wright, former member of STA Alumni And So I Watch You From Afar releases 6-track E.P. of punk covers for charity.

VerseChorusVerse November Dates

VerseChorusVerse is the pseudonym for Tony Wright, former member of Smalltown America alumni And So I Watch You From Afar. Now embarking on a solo acoustic project...

Terrorizer Feature ASIWYFA

"People can spot a fake a mile away."

Top 10 Stupid Things Said In Studio STA 2010

To celebrate our little recording studio being one year old today - we thought we'd raid the archives and list the top ten stupidest things said within these four walls over the last twelve months. All of these are actual, factual real idiocy expressed by the artists themselves.

And So It's Farewell...

ASIWYFA Secret Show Coverage On Live4Ever

ASIWYFA You Really Rock Hard But You Have No Singer

Interview and live video from Eurosonic 2010

Watch And So I Watch You From Afar, "Set Guitars To Kill" Live In Whelans, Dublin

ASIWYFA Play "Straight Through The Sun" Live In Dolans, Limerick

ASIWYFA Interview + 'D Is For Django The Bastard" On Under Eter 2010

ASIWYFA Do America In 7 Minutes 14 Seconds

ASIWYFA Take Manhattan

Watch ASIWYFA @ Pukkelpop

LaFaro / ASIWYFA In Rock Sound Festivals Review

ASIWYFA Festival Video Tour Diary

ASIWYFA Footage From Secret Glasgowbury Set

And So I Watch You From Afar Feature In Fuck You Brussels Magazine

ASIWYFA Live From Amsterdam!

Rory ASIWYFA Talks Sonisphere

ASIWYFA Launch New Northern Irish Music Intiative

ASIWYFA Support Them Crooked Vultures!

ASIWYFA will be supporting Them Crooked Vultures on their upcoming European tour.

Cargo Collective April 2010

AU Magazine Catches Up With The NI Bands At SXSW 2010

"A crowd of 150-plus had gathered outside, it was incredible...not even our booking agent Beckie could get in." - Chris Wee

ASIWYFA Album #2 Features In Rock Sound

The Irish Independent Review ASIWYFA's Andrew's Lane Theatre Show In Dublin

'A capacity crowd is lapping up the relentless assault of cascading riffs and white noise...'

HeinekenMusic.ie Review ASIWYFA's Andrew's Lane Theatre Show In Dublin

"This music makes you wish you played guitar."

Rhythm Feature

"I'd describe our sound as more like Mars Volta, a real open-minded, progressive sound." - Chris

What Austin Thought Of ASIWYFA's SXSW 2010 Appearance

'The entire crowd erupted in micro-moshing and headbanging, transfixed by the sound.'

Austin Chronicle Review Of SXSW 2010

"The band cranked up the volume, kicked away the microphone stand and now aims its instro-rock right in the gut."

PunkMusic.com Review Of SXSW 2010

'I never knew an instrumental set could be this exciting.'

See What The Locals Think At SXSW 2010

'A blistering, deafening, yet almost hypnotic wall of instrumental guitar.'

And So I Watch You From Afar Tower Instore Photos

Rock Sound Magazine Review Of The Letters EP

"Catchy guitar riffs crashing against a heavier adaptation of the same theme."

Letters Reviewed In Rock Midgets

"...A lesson in how to stick a much needed rocket up post-rock's arse."

The Letters EP Is On A Killing Spree

"...A shape-shifting masterpiece of rhythmic and dynamic intensity."

Rory Talks To The Locals In The Run Up To SXSW 2010

"There's nothing worse than having a ghetto blaster that doesn't work for three days." - Rory Friers

ASIWYFA's Origins, Guilty Pleasures, And Memorable Moments

"The Belfast act's new EP, 'The Letters,' combines influences ranging from Fugazi to System of a Down into a unique amalgam of instrumental music that's as aggressive as it is melodic."

ASIWYFA Award Nomination's And Irish Music

"Plans for 2010?...touring or recording everyday now until the day we die. Why would we wanna do anything else?"

Tony Talks To Rock Sound Magazine

"One day there was a phallic-shaped letter which neighed like a horse when I picked it up!"

Exploding From Out Of Nowhere ASIWYFA

"...there are just three words written in big capital letters that summed up the band's performance: ROCKED IT HARD."

Choice Prize, The Letters EP

"...skilled noise-mongers..."

Letters EP 8/10

"...A four-track journey of post-metal riffs and soaring, epic song-writing."

Irish Daily Star Feature

Worth looking at just for the press shot!

Loud, Quiet, LOUDER! ATL Sounds Out ASIWYFA

"The riffs get so heavy they could soundtrack a Rage Against The Machine biopic..."

Cargo Collective February 2010 Starring The Letters EP

And So I Watch You From Afar RockSound Randomness

ASIWYFA: Boy, Does It Taste Good!

RockMidgets.com Review Of The Letters EP

'A lesson in how to stick a much needed rocket up post-rock's arse.'

InYourSpeakers.com - Letters - EP Review

'And So I Watch You From Afar keep nothing close to their chest or up their sleeve, everything that could be poured out is poured out in a tirade of post-rock, post-metal annihilation in an unbelievably brief sixteen minutes.'

Letters EP Spelt Out

"Some of the most brutal riffs and epic breakdowns in recent memory"