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Macmillan 'Cancer Rubbish' Charity Project

"If nothing else you should buy this CD from Peter because he lives in Sheerness in Kent - which I've played in and is scary - and I come from Derry."

Fun, Fun, Fun 'Albums Of 2007' - Number 4: 'Backlash Cop'

'This is an album of experimentation and vision and its sits perfectly in the fierce, intelligent, 35 minute journey'

AU Albums of 2007: Number 2

'Total freedom. That's the dominant sound of 'Backlash Cop', whether it was the fingers aflame guitar playing, the funky beats and bass jives or the anything goes lyrical playfulness.'

Andrew's 2007 Highlights

My friend Ian said the best thing about 2007 was his girlfriend moving out; "the bitch" with that as context this is my year in review

2007 Was The Year That Saw...

Tom Morello Eats Cahir's Dust: Jetplane Landing released third album, Backlash Cop to a hailstorm of Rage Against The Machine comparisons. NME gave it 3/10; but we stayed up all night and manged rearrange the review copy to generate the 'This Album Is The Shit' strap-line.

Sweeping The Nation 'Albums Of 2007' - Number 9: 'Backlash Cop'

"No-one can stop us when we make our own records... fuck them, be radical/I'll get my tit out like Janet if she's not available" - "Backlash Cop", JPL

Miwsig Review 'Backlash Cop'

'If Pavement at their best had embraced a hip hop/rock fusion...'

Big Cheese Magazine Talks To Andrew About JPL, STA & Other Such Acronyms

"All of us in the band identify with that 'fuck it' mentality - life is much too short. If you're going to go down for making a bad record, you might as well go down fighting. You'll never regret taking a risk."

Q Magazine Review 'Backlash Cop'

'Anglo-Irish Rage Against The Machine, Anyone?'

'Backlash Cop' Song By Song

"Cahir named his solo on this as The Disco Spectre" - Andrew

The plastic Ashtray Review 'Backlash Cop'

'Backlash Cop is a bold step in a great new direction'

Derry-London DIY Mavericks Return With Ambitious Concept Album: JPL

4/5 - Dripping with fervent soul... Backlash Cop is a brave and rewarding departure

The Plastic Ashtray Talk To JPL's Andrew About 'Backlash Cop'

"If you get dropped, then try and steal a fax machine or a laptop on the way out of the building" - Andrew

Teletext Review 'Backlash Cop'

'Whatever style they take on, it’s assimilated with a breakneck intensity' - 7/10

The Runout Groove Review 'Backlash Cop'

...embracing the start stop political beat of Minutemen, old school soul and a healthy dose of funk...

10/10 - Somehow JPL Have Achieved A Hat Trick Of Beautifuly Diverse And Exciting Long Players.

Some kind of hybrid of Rage Against The Machine and the Climax Blues Band,

Drowned In Sound Review Backlash Cop

“genitals.. wait, did I just say genitals?”? Moments later comes “I’ll get my tit out like Janet if she’s unavailable”, and I'm thoroughly confused

The Line Of Best Fit Review 'Backlash Cop'

Their most consistent work to date and yet still sees them stretch their musical muscle

Ciao Review 'Backlash Cop'

'Let Fantastic People be Fantastic'

The Backlash Is Building - Kerrang! Feature - Buy Backlash Cop

'The sound of a band in peak form...' Rock Sound - 8/10

Scubbacultcha Review 'Backlash Cop'

I've been enthusiastically evangelising about ''Backlash Cop',

Forget Everything You Though You Knew. AU Review Backlash Cop

4.5/5 - 35 minutes of frenetic and funky musical insanity that none of their peers would even dream of.

Sweeping the Nation review Backlash Cop

A spectacular development and probably the standout full-on rock record of the first half of 2007

Angry Ape Review 'Backlash Cop'

Jetplane Lofts the flag high for the cause of the independent artist

Glasswerk Review 'Backlash Cop'

'Defiance, empiricism and gnarl'

Rock Sound Review 'Backlash Cop'

By far Jetplane's most consistent work to date

Sound Of Violence Talk To JPL's Andrew & Jamie About 'Backlash Cop'

"If you download our record, love it, can afford to go out and buy it but if you don’t, then you’re an asshole because you’re killing the wrong type of band. Do that to the Artic Monkey’s - they can afford it" - Andrew

Big Cheese Magazine Review 'Backlash Cop'

'New, exciting, musically incredible and politically fervent, so it's near on perfect' - 4/5

JPL's Jamie Talks To AU About His Pet Hates

"Stick them in a room with PJ Harvey and let her kick the shite out of them" - Jamie

Jetplane Reveal Tracklisting For Third Album

The album clocks in at around 36 minutes and will represent achingly good value for money when it is released on June 4th, 2007

Corporate Anthems Review 'Backlash Cop'

'The rapid fire vocalled grab-you-by-the-throat'

Fun, Fun, Fun Review 'Backlash Cop'

Jetplane Lands After Long Delay

AU Magazine 'In The Studio' With Jetplane Landing

'Cahir wanted to to call the album, ‘In Bin Laden’s Mountain’ but we went for ‘Backlash Cop’ in the end.'

Andrew Goes Way Into One For Backlash Magazine

"What the fuck am I? EmoBands'r'Us? "Really appreciate it", I bet you fucking would - you fucking weirdo." - Andrew

Andrew Post-Truck Festival Interview

'If you want to buy new a new car then go see EMI'

Kerang! Give JPL KKKK FOr Truck Festival Performance

'The front row sing along to virtually every word' - KKKK

Jetplane Landings's Independent Ethics - Kissing Just for Practice Review

DIY Ethics - An Essay

We Want The Airwaves Back Interviews Andrew And Jamie On Jetplane Landing

"Cahir has been working on a very sexy little club track called "Jackhammer"..." - Jamie

Fuck The PRs And Fuck The Chainstore-Propelled Mass Consumption Bullshit: THIS Is What Punk Is About

Kerrang! Reviews 'There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger' - KKKK

A glorious blast of post hardcore squall

Rocksound Interview With Andrew About Smalltown America

"What¹s your main goal with your record label?"... "To have one of our bands on Top of the Pops."

Andrew Talks To Kissing Just For Practise About Jetplane Landing

"This project is one that's meant to make people happy"

Jetplane Landing Live Review: 4/5

You Simply Must See This Band

Jetplane Landing Review From Logo Magazine

A Modern Day Thin Lizzy

Logo Review 'There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger' - 4/5

"Timeless passion of their self-invented real punk"

JPL's 'I Opt Out' Is The Independent's 'Single Of The Week'

...Perfectly encapsulates their legendarily energetic live shows - 3/5

Rock Midgets Review 'Once Like A Spark' - 4/5

"You need Jetplane Landing in your life."

Jamie Burchell Of Jetplane Landing Talks About Their Tour Of The UK

For a surrogate pregnancy it would have to be Run DMC

Our Best Kept Secret Also happens To Be One Of Our Brightest Hopes

They Could be Heading For Greatness.