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LaFaro To Play Electric Picnic

"We're delighted to have been asked, it's flattering to be offered the chance to play such a great festival" - Dave Magee

July 2012 Newsletter

Free Neg Peg CD, MTC At T In The Park, LaFaro 'In The Studio' and Jetplane Landing are back, clear the runway!

The Bands That Built Negative Pegasus

What makes Negative Pegasus sound like Negative Pegasus?

More Than Conquerors To Play T In The Park 2012

BBC Introducing welcomes More Than Conquerors to their T Stage on Sunday 8th July 2012.

Negative Pegasus To Play BIZARRO WORLD #2

Negative Pegasus to perform the work of "Bad Moon Rising" swamp-rock, country-music legends Creedence Clearwater Revival.

'Floating Omen' Available Now

Negative Pegasus' debut single is available now exclusively via Independent Music ahead of the official release on 25th June.

June 2012 Newsletter

Our Krypton Son Single Launch, Negative Pegasus support MAN FOREVER, LaFaro at Glasgowbury 2012, STA June Soundtrack and much more.

Pigstock T-shirts Now In Stock.

Order our limited run of 'Hog's Head' Pigstock Festival t-shirts today and have it delivered in time for the festival this Saturday.

Our Krypton Son's 'Plutonium' Out Now

Our Krypton Son's new single 'Plutonium' is released today exclusively on independentmusic.com

LaFaro To Headline G Sessions Stage At Glasgowbury 2012

"I've only moved back from Sheffield a few months so I'm looking forward to actually seeing all these NI bands that I keep hearing about and never see" - Oisin

Sullivan & Gold Sign To Smalltown America

We're all super happy to announce that Sullivan & Gold have joined the STA family.

May 2012 Newsletter

Negative Pegasus sign to Smalltown, Pigstock Tshirt Exclusive, Free More Than Conquerors track and the inevitable 'much, much more' on this month's mailout!

STA Stripped Bare #1 - More Than Conquerors

We are proud to bring you the first STA Stripped Bare session. You own the records, you know the songs, but like us you may be curious to hear the songs in their rawest form.

April 2012 Newsletter

Our Krypton Son And Sullivan & Gold at Weather Underground #1, Pre-Order OKS New Single 'Plutonium', Latest Bundle Deals, MTC Tour Video And FWW Single News.

Weather Underground #1 Now Online

High-fives all round to the team for getting this one out the door. It was a 24 hour blast :)

In Pictures... Weather Underground #1

Lovely photo gallery from John McDaid at STILL of today's event.

Weather Underground #1 Broadcast Schedule (PM)

What a great day! Woop - we're well on schedule; hopefully everyone has enjoyed today. We've had a great time, here's the plan for tonight.

Weather Underground #1 Broadcast Schedule (AM)

Everyone is hurrying around setting up, so just to keep you clued in - this is the plan for this morning

Weather Underground #1 Live This Weekend

Live from our recording studio in Derry on 31st March @ 12:00 in a continuous live broadcast; Our Krypton Son and Sullivan & Gold will perform, record, remix, design and release a brand new record. Tune in, join in and help us spread the word!

New Alan MX Blog

Camden Crawl Dublin Latest

Lets Buy Happiness, Blacklisters And Alpines Join LaFaro At STA's Dublin Camden Crawl Show

STA At Pigstock 2012

We are happy to announce that Fighting With Wire, LaFaro and More Than Conquerors will all be playing this year's Pigstock Festival.

March 2012 Newsletter

STA Is 10 Free Sampler, Bundle deals on IndependentMusic.com, LaFaro return from Europe and FWW go out.

OKS At Belfast Nashville Songwriters' Festival

Our Krypton Son to play a number of solo shows at this year's Belfast Nashville Songwriters' Festival.

All Quiet On The Western Front

After a mammoth tour of Europe, LaFaro return to rip up the UK.

Smalltown America At Camden Crawl Dublin 2012

Smalltown America to host night at the first ever Camden Crawl Dublin.

Jonny Black On 'Easy Meat'

LaFaro's Jonny Black explains 'Easy Meat' track-by-track. An insight? Maybe. The truth? Possibly. Good reading? Definitely.

February 2012 Newsletter

No rest for the STA wicked, this month: MTC Record Debut Album, LaFaro & FWW European Tour News, Our Krypton Son's Irish Aerial Assault and the usual ...'more' in this month's STA newsletter.

More Than Conquerors To Support General Fiasco

More Than Conquerors will join General Fiasco on their upcoming UK tour.

Indiepop Until I Drop

Message board ranting and labour-of -love indie pop labels

A Year In Focus: LaFaro

Jonny Black talks to Molten Magazine about a year in the life of LaFaro during 2011.

Our Krypton Son's Airwave Assault

It's been a super-busy month for Our Krypton Son with the release of his debut single 'Catalonian Love Song'. Here's a snippet of what he's been up to and what the reaction has been.

Feldberg's RĂ³sa at Eurovision?

No-one can say we aren't eclectic!

Andrew Talks About STA At 10

Andrew talks to the Irish News about the formation of Smalltown America, how he missed out on signing Arctic Monkey's and his aspiration to create a STA prog-rock supergroup...

STA Takeover On RTE

Well, not quite. LaFaro and Our Krypton Son anyway...

January 2012 Newsletter

Jonny Black's Bionic ankle, New Year's Resolutions, Our Krypton Son Single Release Date, STA vs +4 Independence Week Show in Dublin and the usual ...'more' in this month's STA newsletter :)

A Year In Records

2011 was the most colourful year in our label history. Andrew discusses twelve musical months that wobbled, thundered and ultimately uplifted.

LaFaro In Rock Sound Top 50

We're all really proud to learn that LaFaro's album 'Easy Meat' has made it into Rock Sound Magazine's 'Top 50 Albums Of The Year', number 43 to be precise. Talking about the album they said...

Rare Skip Moses Performance This Week

LaFaro's Jonny Black's alter ego Skip Moses is playing live this Friday, December 9th in Bennigan's Bar, Derry with Junior Johnson

December 2011 Newsletter

It's been a busy month at Smalltown Towers, catch up and see what's forthcoming via December's Newsletter.

Fighting With Wire Back On Tour

Fighting With Wire announce new tourdates with post-hardcore heroes Helmet!

Our Krypton Son - Catalonian Love Song

'Catalonian Love Song' Out Now

Introducing the latest member of the Smalltown America family - Our Krypton Son.

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...

'Boots & Bones' EP Out Now

Roaring like a grumpy grizzly, More Than Conqueror's latest record is out now and it's totally killer!

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Feldberg Jetset to Japan...

It wasn't too long ago that Icelandic dream-popsters Feldberg were on tour with us in Ireland. Since then the band have been busy bees in the studio working on new material; a follow up to their beautiful debut album 'Don't Be A Stranger.'

Public Service Broadcast 10 Out Now

The tenth and final installment in our Public Service Broadcast compilation series is out now.

MTC's 'Bare Knuckle Brawl'

Brand new live video from More Than Conquerors.

More Than Conquerorin' The UK.

We catch up with More Than Conquerors on the road.

'Easy Meat' Release Day!!

LaFaro's seething sophomore release available nationally NOW!