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Already Heard Announces Axis Of's New Album 'The Mid Brae Inn'

"Northern Irish alt punks Axis Of have announced their NEW second album 'The Mid Brae Inn'."

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."

Circuit Sweet Release USA Nails 'Sonic Moist'

"The album also traverses krautrock and noise-rock territories, while remaining consistently pissed off."

The Skinny Review Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"'Let’s Get Metaphysical' is chock-full of tunes."

Collective Zine Features USA Nails Tour

"Kraut, post-punk, noise-rock"

Paisley Online Features Carnivores

"Sounding like "Weezer being beaten up by The Dillinger Escape Plan"

Norman Records Features Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

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Rave Child Reviews Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical"

"‘An upbeat catchy pop-punk song featuring plenty of hardcore riffs mixed in with beautifully contrasting melodies."

Q Magazine Reviews Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"Lyrical foibles let down Glaswegians' mathcore debut."

Music Liberation Reviews USA Nails 'Sonic Moist'

"In a nutshell it's abrasive, obnoxious, relentless, and at times damn right brutal."

The Skinny Features Carnvories 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"Track jangles pacily through a minefield of Devo jerks, hinting at the stop-start complexities to follow."

Shout4Music Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Like putting your tongue to a 9-volt battery, each track jolts like a surge of an electrical current, flurries of snare drum and crashing cymbals collide against a searing squall of guitars."

Scottish Fiction Reviews Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"Hardcore headbanging riffs and poppy melodies, the "ba-ba-ba" backing vocals working the latter on the opener."

Banquet Records Release Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

“An album about surviving… which is very positive.”

The Skinny Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"A fuzzy, scuzzy delight."

The Line Of Best Fit Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

'The combination of spiky guitar work and sneering vocals begins to sound aimless."

Norman Records Review Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Relentless cavalcades of churning 'n' chiming caustic guitars, breathless anthemic yelling, hard-assed tumblesome drums and a keen melodic sensibility."

Mowno Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Supported by a high shrill voice still, drowned in reverb giving light paces to pieces yet rabid, it is right that scrolls titles rooted in the same vein line: the colorful punk power pop and garage rock."

Echoes And Dust Reviews USA Nails NEW 'Sonic Moist' Album

"You want noise rockin’, post-punkin’, krautrockin’ blasts of guitar fury? These guys have nailed it."

Keep It Fast Reviews USA Nails NEW 'Sonic Moist' Album

“Operator, I love to see your face pressed up against the glass“. Agitated punk rock spittle.

Daily Mirror Features More Than Conquerors 'Everything I've Learnt'

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Daily Mirror Features Sullivan & Gold 'For Foes'

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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'

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Scottish Sun Jim Gellatly Features Carnvories 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"Crunching guitars coupled with explosive melodies, 'Let's Get Metaphysical' is one of the most complete rock records I've heard this year."

Already Heard Features Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical' Tour

"Paisley, Scotland trio Carnivores are set to release their debut album 'Let's Get Metaphysical' on 27th October on Smalltown America."

Hit the Scene Interviews More Than Conquerors

"Getting used to each other’s smell. Once you get over that, you become an unbreakable chain."

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"

Alive And Amplified Features USA Nails

"After becoming privy to some of the bands future material I can verify the future of this band is sounding ridiculously good."

Londonderry Sentinel Features Live At STA

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

The Label (NZ) Features Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Die! Die! Die! are about to embark on a 21 date European tour in 21 days promoting their highly acclaimed fifth album 'SWIM'."

USA Nails Release Video Diary

Take a sneak peek into the recording of USA Nails bonus tracks. Recorded in and around Bear Bites Horse Recording Studio in London where the band recorded their debut album 'Sonic Moist'.

Break Thru Radio Interviews Axis Of

"Conscious, thought-provoking lyrics pair with a kaleidoscope of classic thrashing and up-beat, dare we say folk-influenced, "melodies." "

Off The Tracks Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"A hollow sound, as “arty” as a scribble pattern – brattish lead vocals peeking in from time to time over 50m-dash guitar."

Terrorverlag Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"High speed tempo, 90s Emo, groovy bass lines, shimmering feedback, slightly boisterous vocals and driving drums game draw 'SWIM' from."

Burn Your Ears Webzine Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Promises including "high-speed pace" and the special appeal that "inner conflict creates tension"."

Alt Media Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"A post-punk album that is both unrelenting and unforgiving in its nature with heavy baselines, jarring guitars and frantic drumming."

Power Metel Dutch Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

Under The Radar Reviews Die! Die! Die! Swim

"Explode like the leaked sunlight between heavy black curtains in the middle of the day."

Doubtful Sounds Reviews Die! Die! Die! Swim

"Create a visceral, dynamic and strangely comforting blend of noise and melody, perfectly placing them on the cusp of raw punk rock and post-punk like a nervy and hyperactive Bailter Space."

Eine Welt Au Shack Features Die! Die! Die! Swim Tour

"DIE! DIE! DIE! TOURING EUROPE IN OCTOBER/NOVEMBER"

SAUWS Features Carnivores Gig Show

"Reputation as one of the craziest live bands in Scotland"

Rip It Up Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Rip It Up Reviews Die! Die! Die! Album."

Reverb Online Reviews LIVE Die Die Die 'Swim'

"Thrashing into their almost non-stop set, the three guys from Dunedin were essentially faultless in their fast paced and tight delivery."