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Charlene Talks to Rigsy On ATL About Local Music

Charlene Hegarty of Smalltown America Records joined Rigsy this week to discuss their favourite new local releases.

Encore NI Live Reviews Northern Ireland Prize 2014 Show

Sullivan & Gold and More Than Conquerors putting their best performances at Mandela Hall, Belfast...

Chordblossom Talk About The NI Music Prize

Chordblossom review albums nominated in this years Northern Ireland music prize feature Smalltown America albums 'Everything I've Learnt' by More Than Conquerors and 'For Foes' by Sullivan & Gold.

Super Christmas Party Details Announced

Two magical acts in our candle-lit studio, some tasty treats and maybe a visit from Santa...

Smalltown Bands On Tour In November

Bringing you shows from Europe to the UK and Ireland.

Spooktacular Sale on Independentmusic.com!

For one day only Independent Music are hosting a Spooktacular Halloween Sale.

RobMoro Features Swords Live EP

Swords release live EP for a LIMITED time.

Swords Release Video For "Wicklow"

Following the release of their new five-track live E.P. Swords have released their second video "Wicklow" from their studio performance at our Derry studio.

Swords Release Live EP

We are delighted to announce that Swords Live EP is now available to purchase from Independent Music.

The Last Mixed Tape Features Swords at STA

"The result of a one-off special live set the three-piece performed at Smalltown America studios in Derry last month."

The NI Music Prize 2014

Sullivan & Gold and More Than Conquerors' albums both nominated for the biggest prize in NI Music.

The Thin Air Shortlist MTC and Sullivan & Gold for Northern Irish Music Prize 2014

"Recognising the very best albums released in the last twelve months by a Northern Irish act"

Belfast Telegraph Features More Than Conquerors 'Everything I've Learnt'

Check the Belfast Telegraph article of More Than Conquerors 'Everything I've Learnt'

Smalltown Bands On Tour In October

From London to Glasgow and (almost) everywhere in-between, Smalltown bands are all over the UK this month.

Golden Plec Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold up for shortlist for NI Music Prize 2014."

Hotpress Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold up for shortlist for NI Music Prize 2014."

Oh Yeah Music Centre Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold up for shortlist for NI Music Prize 2014."

Culture NI Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold shortlisted for the 2014 Northern Ireland Music Prize."

Across The Line Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold shortlisted for this year’s Northern Ireland Music Prize"

Chordblossom Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold up for shortlist for NI Music Prize 2014."

Gigging Northern Ireland Features Live At STA

"Smalltown America Announce Series Of Intimate Studio Shows"

Londonderry Sentinel Features Live At STA

“The magic that happens in a studio when the red recording light goes on is indescribable.”

Across The Line Features Smalltown America Special Studio Shows

"Friday Night Mashup, 48hr Music Boot camp, Smalltown America studio shows."

End Of Summer Sale On Independent Music

Where the hell did the Summer go? Get up to 75% off on independentmusic.com!

Smalltown Bands On Tour In September

From Sydney to Scotland, Smalltown Bands are storming the globe this month.

New Signing: USA Nails

We are delighted to announce that the awesome USA Nails has joined the STA family.

Die! Die! Die!'s 'SWIM' Coming Soon

Pre-Order SWIM from the 15th August.

Carnivores Announce Tour Dates

We are delighted to reveal Carnivores upcoming tour dates. Get yourselves to a show near you.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In August

We love that STA bands are constantly performing across the world. This month we see Burning Alms launch their new album in the UK and Die! Die! Die! launch their fifth album 'SWIM' in New Zealand.

Smalltown America Bands On Tour In July.

Burning Alms and Sullivan & Gold playing this month.

Sullvan & Gold and Our Krypton Son Team Up In Poland

Have a look at these beautiful shots of Chris and Ben in Poland in May 2014.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In May

Here we go again. STA bands take to the road for another month.

Culture Northern Ireland Features Smalltown Nero Tour

All these artists are published by Smalltown America Music. They reflect the depth of talent in Northern Ireland right now – they all boast lyrical imagination, great songwriting and wonderful arrangements.

Belfast Telegraph Features Smalltown America Artists On Nero Tour

Emerging artists Little Bear, Alana Henderson, Our Krypton Son and Sullivan & Gold will play live music in Caffe Nero stores throughout April.

Irish News Gig Guide Features Our Krypton Son And Little Bear

As part of the Caffe Nero Mini Tour, The Irish News features Our Krypton Son and Little Bear in their Gig Guide

Irish News Features Smalltown America And Caffe Nero Mini Tour

"This unique event is a first for the north"

Coleraine Times Features Smalltown America And Caffe Nero Tour

"These events present a wonderful opportunity to see the band live in an intimate setting''

Roe Valley Sentinel Features Smalltown America Nero Tour

"...Our Company Mantra is 'Good Music needs to be heard...'"

The Daily Mirror Features Smalltown America Music Nero Tour

"Music has always been critical to the Caffe Nero Experience"

Alana Henderson Features In The Irish News Gig Guide

As part of the Smalltown America Music Cafe Nero tour, Alana Henderson features in the Irish News Gig Guide.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In April

Smalltown bands never stop. This month we see Sullivan & Gold, Little Bear, Our Krypton Son and Axis Of take to the stage.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In March

Smalltown bands are busy writing new material but that won't stop them doing shows!

Chordblossom Reviews Smalltown Bands Live In Belfast

"..it was clear we had all been captivated by what I had seen from all bands."

STA Bands Feature In The Thin Air's Must See Shows

Doubling up as a Smalltown America showcase, Belfast’s 101 Central will host three exceptional songwriting acts on Friday, December 20.

STA Singles Of 2013

2013 was a brilliant year at Smalltown America with quality releases. Follow us on Spotify and checkout our Singles playlist.

The Thin Air's Top 100 Tracks Of 2013

Featuring Little Bear at #42 with 'Night Dries Like Ink', More Than Conquerors at #32 with 'Pits of Old', Axis Of at #28 with 'Lifehammer' and Jetplane Landing reaching #1 spot with 'My Radio Heart'.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In December

STA bands never stop, even at Christmas. Bands on tour this month include Sullivan & Gold, Little Bear, Our Krypton Son & Axis Of.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In November

STA bands are working hard on the road once again this month; including Axis Of, More Than Conquerors, Sullivan & Gold and Our Krypton Son.

Halloween Sale Now On

For one day only, IndependentMusic are offering 30% off all Smalltown America products [LP/CD/Digital].

Jetplane Landing & Axis Of Feature As Past And Present STA Acts Are Nominated For Industry Award

Multiple acts from our past and present roster are considered for Northern Irish album of the year award. Read more in the Daily Mirror.