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And So I Watch You From Afar Press

ASIWYFA's Tony On The Band's Debut Ulster Hall Show

"Wright is unlikely to be reaching for the Kleenex anytime soon."

ASIWYFA In God Is In The TV Best Of 2009 Shortlist

Another day, another Best Of 2009 shortlist placing for And So I Watch You From Afar, this time from the excellent God Is In The TV blog - see below then vote ASI.

And So I Watch You From Afar's Albums Of The Decade

Letters EP Review

"Edgy, staccato, and exploring a little subtlety and a lot of thunderous noise..."

Post Rock Heroes

"...You sift through my post-rock collection and you say "ahhh, yes, this is the one."

ASIWYFA Voted Best Record Of The Decade: Alternative Ulster

Road Records Album Of The Year

"There's no other way of saying this, this band are immense."

ASIWYFA 16th Best Album Of The 2000s: State

No16: And So I Watch You From Afar- Albums Of The Decade

ASIWYFA 6th Best Album Of 2009: Rock Sound

And So I Watch You From Afar Take Control Of The Entire Room

Talons Vs ASIWYFA Let The Game Begin

"...The Thriller in Manilla of Post-Hardcore!"

Talons Vs ASIWYFA

"...Sounding like soundtrack to an unwritten Ang Lee or Darren Aronofsky epic..."

And So I Watch You From Afar - 'Best Live Video'

ASIWYFA, Band Of The Year?

The message of intention is clear, prepare yourselves for the night of your lives.

Shut 'Em Down - ASIWYFA AU Secret Gig

Brain-Annihilating Energy For ASIWYFA

ASIWYFA @ Pukkelpop '09

Truck 2009

"...Few hundred people left the Village Pub stage wondering if they'd really just witnessed what they thought they had."

Best Of The Rock Sound Stage At Truck

And So I Watch You From Afar: Awful Name, Brilliant Music.

ASIWYFA Headline Glasgowbury This Saturday

Glasgowbury Announce Headline Act

State.ie Find ASIWYFA Epic

ALT's Praise At IMRO Stage For ASIWYFA

One of the most unforgettable moments in the rise of an incredible band.

ASIWYFA To Headline Glasgowbury!

And So I Watch You From Afara On Rock Sound TV At The Great Escape

ASIWYFA Shows Are Value For Money!

the kind of band that make you fall in love with music all over again

ASIWYFA And FWW Show Down At Custom House Square

These bands have a chance to join the truly international ambassadors of Northern Irish rock music.

ASIWYFA Debut Album Review

"for all the ambition and complexity displayed, they're anything but afraid to rock - quite some distance ahead of the rest of '09's guitar albums so far."

Ragged Words On ASIWYFA

Brings to mind a solitary ship docking... pillaging a quiet shoreline with a stealth that can only be described as violent, yet professional. 3/5

State Magazine Review 'And So I Watch You From Afar'

It’s like listening to Pink Floyd having a serious car accident with the members of Fugazi, whilst Matt Bellamy stands at the roadside launching a few of his famed live link ups into the wreckage.

Meet Belfasts' Finest ASIWYFA

"Mogwai, if they were from Belfast and had massive balls"

EchoesAndDust.com Review ASIWYFA's Debut Album

'The track titles reflect the intense, twitchy, hyperactivity of the music; "Set Guitars To Kill", "Clench Fist, Grit Teeth...Go!", "If It Ain’t Broke, Break It" and "These Riots Are Just Beginning" all point towards the barely suppressed, feverish energy that is contained within'

ASIWYFA At The Cardiff Barfly

We’re pleased to report that the future is bright, and very, very loud.

Drop-D Magazine Talk To ASIWYFA's Rory

"When we started this band it wasn't really a concious decision to be post-rock it's just that we didn't have a singer and that was just it. None of us sing and none of us wanted to start singing" - Rory Friers

Sound Of Violence On ASIWYFA

Turn your ears to each individual instrument and you will finally understand how complex their music is

ASIWYFA's Tony Wright Describes How Their Album Launch Was For Them

"There was a unique sense of unparralled support, the stuff you dream of when you're a kid" - Tony

AU Magazine Review ASIWYFA's Self-Titled Debut

'Gives off an air of celebration and fist-in-the-air defiance... they've captured the nuclear intensity of their live show' - 8/10

BBC Across The Line's Rigsy Review's ASIWYFA's Album Launch

'They live for what they do and such raw enthusiasm is totally infectious and inspiring' - Rigsy

ASIWYFA On Cover Of AU Magazine

'The Machine Rumbles On' Feature

State.ie Interview ASIWYFA

"We’re all country bumpkins..."

AU Magazine ASIWYFA's Album Launch

'If you were at the gig, there's no doubt it has made your top 5 gigs ever. And if you have your album already, I bet its on repeat'

ASIWYFA' Tony Wright Talks To State About Their Debut Album

"Chris would probably be one of the Dragons on Dragons' Den. The other three of us would be dead" - Tony

Ballymen Times On ASIWYFA Album Launch

'ASIWYFA came to attention early last year, flying the flag for the Northern Irish music scene and setting the standard for the 'Do It Yourself'(and for others) ethos'

Blistering.com Review ASIWYFA's Debut Album

'this is the latest bunch of Neurosis worshipping batch of instru-metal warriors. Or so you’d think'

NI Chart Feature On ASIWYFA's Upcoming Album Launch

'The biggest gig of the year so far'

ASIWYFA's Rory Friers Talks To The Coleraine Times

"We got footage send to us by our record labelof our album release in Japan. It was so funny to see cardboard cutouts of ourselves in an HMV store in Japan! We’re only wee country bumpkins!" - Rory

Limerick Independent Quickfire Q&A With ASIWYFA's Tony Wright

"Heaven is in rehearsals, getting a new tune together" - Tony

ASIWYFA Kerrang! Feature

"Who is really going to be interested in four creeps"