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The Irish News Interview Andrew Ferris From Jetplane Landing (Part 1)

"This week, the first of a special two part interview with Jetplane Landing pilot Andrew Ferris celebrating the Derry band's belated return to the rock'n'roll fray after six years in hibernation with fourth LP 'Don't Try' and an imminent tour."

The Irish News Recommend Jetplane Landing's 'Don't Try'

"Jetplane devotees and indeed fans of heavy yet melodic guitar abuse in the bulging vein of Jawbreaker/Helmet/Kerbdog will be in their element here."

The Irish Times Find Time To Review The Latest Album From Jetplane Landing

"They’re the elder statesmen of Northern Ireland’s post-hardcore scene, but don’t mistake Jetplane Landing for fusty old axemen."

The Thin Air Feature Jetplane Landing's Latest Music Video

"Taken from their incredible new album 'Don’t Try', Derry quartet Jetplane Landing have released the video to their new single, ‘My Radio Heart’."

Reviewers For Shout4Music In Attendance At More Than Conquerors Latest Visit To Glasgow

"More Than Conquerors really seem to have made [Glasgow] their second home and become an honorary member of the local scene. Then again, with music like this, who wouldn't welcome them with open arms?"

Little Bear & More Than Conquerors Chosen Topics Of Discussion On Chordblossom's First Ever Podcast

Smalltown America talent Little Bear & More Than Conquerors are featured and reviewed on #001 podcast.

More Than Conquerors' 'Everything I've Learnt' Reviewed By No More Workhorse

No More Workhorse finds in More Than Conquerors' debut album a fusion of bone crunching, thunderous guitars, pounding drums and catchy vocals.

Thrash Hits Give More Than Conquerors Debut Album A Sterling Review

"Platt turns out to be something of a reluctant star in the making."

Axis Of & More Than Conquerors Feature In Far Out's Northern Ireland Report

"There’s plenty going on in Northern Ireland at the minute... there are a number of bands rising up through the ranks and making a splash here in the UK."

Chordblossom Give More Than Conquerors Debut Album 9/10

"‘Everything I’ve Learnt’ is an album of self expression and journey in the face of adversity... It has the potential to create a big arena atmosphere... Hits you right in the chest with layer after layer of hard-hitting rock."

More Than Conquerors New Single Features In The Thrash Hits Cloudcast

The newest single from More Than Conquerors, 'Pits of Old', was handpicked by The Thrash Hits for their #011 cloudcast.

The Thin Air Interview More Than Conquerors About Their Debut Album

"Play every show like it’s your last. We’re going to keep playing as hard as we can in as many new places as we can and hope people join in along the way."

Stereoboard Review More Than Conquerors Debut Album

"It is just what the British music scene and its followers have been waiting for."

Gigape Goes Bananas For More Than Conquerors Everything I've Learnt

'More Than Conquerors' have learnt well, putting together an accomplished and polished record that could potentially see them propelled towards the rock mainstream. An excellent album, this isn't going to be the last you've heard of 'More Than Conquerors'.

Glasswerk Magazine Is Surprised By Debut Album From More Than Conquerors

'More Than Conquerors' show more maturity and promise in this album than many bands who've been around for years.

More Than Conquerors' Everything I've Learnt Features In Weekend Sport

This band is surely destined for greatness

More Than Conquerors Debut Album Impresses Hotpress

Effortlessly side-stepping any first album jitters, its consistently powerful from start to finish.

Rocksound Reviews More Than Conqueors Debut Album Everything I've Learnt

If this album reflects one thing the band have learnt, it's how to write a damn good song.

Rocksound Exposure Features 'More Than Conquerors' Debut Album

After four years honing their craft, last month they released storming debut record 'Everything I've Learnt', which packs a one-two punch

More Than Conquerors New Video On Soundscape

Echoes And Dust Reviews More Than Conquerors Debut Album

The Belfast quartet's debut album 'Everything I've Learnt' should provide them with success of Biblical proportions if there's any justice.

David Roy Enjoys Loud Lessons From An Energetic More Than Conquerors

Basically, it's the Bruce Lee of debut albums.

Irish News Reviews MTC Debut Album

"Chock full of heavy riffs, soaring vocal-led melodies and existential lyrical content, Everything I've Learnt not only packs a hefty, catchy wallop, is delivered."

Already Heard Reviews More Than Conquerors

"It’s good, and it’s very good for a debut from a small British band."

Already Heard Recommends More Than Conquerors

"Kris: Support independent music; One Direction have enough money."

Robbie Moro Interviews Little Bear

Ahead of their headline show in Whelans this October, Mark from Northern Irish rock act Little Bear talks about Other Voices, influences and the release of the band’s latest double-sided single.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In October

STA bands are out again this Autumn including Axis Of, More Than Conquerors, Sullivan & Gold, Little Bear and Our Krypton Son.

Little Bear Live Session On RTE Radio 1 Arena Show

Listen to Little Bear LIVE In the RTE Radio 1 Arena Show!

Belfast Music Feature Jetplane Landing In Belfast Music Week

"Don't Try...taps into something very pure – the desire to be honest and true to yourself in all that you do."

Petpiranha Features Jetplane Landing's "My Radio Heart"

"If there was a Single of the Week award this song would surely win it."

Alt Sound Feature Die! Die! Die!'s NEW Video

"Die! Die! Die! keep the pedal firmly to the floor on this highlight track from their fourth album ‘Harmony’ "

And So She Thinks Reviews Die! Die! Die!'s NEW Single

Sometimes a song’s title is enough to describe it. Twitching Sunshine is one such song.

Punktatic Features Die! Die! Die!'s NEW Single "Twitching Sunshine"

Die! Die! Die! have released a music video for their song "Twitching Sunshine", which is up there with the strangest music videos we’ve seen all year!

The Sound Of Confusion Features Die! Die! Die! New Single

"One listen isn't really satisfying enough though, like all good tunes, "Twitching Sunshine" leaves you wanting more."

With Guitars Features Die! Die! Die!

"Dunedin’s [NZ] Die! Die! Die! propel themselves into every live show headlong as if it is their last. "

Die! Die! Die!'s "Twitching Sunshine" Track Of The Week

"Dunedin’s [NZ] Die! Die! Die! fire off a scorching propulsive missile with "Twitching Sunshine" a bludgeoning Exocet entwined of drums, scalpel like guitar lines, sickly sweet female backing vocals."

Die! Die! Die!'s "Twitching Sunshine" Is Track Of The Week

"Hailing from Dunedin, New Zealanders Die! Die! Die! have been tearing the ass out of the art punk sonic explosion – building a glowing reputation for their raw, white-knuckled attitude and breathtaking live shows."

Petpiranha Reviews Die! Die! Die! Live In Glasgow

"Die! Die! Die! haven’t gone soft. They’ve never sounded more creative, joyful or energetic."

Inforty Features More Than Conquerors Single "Pits of Old"

"“This album is 11 tracks of pent up aggression, frustration, bewilderment and a sense of weird belonging,” says vocalist/guitarist Kris Platt. “It’s everything we’ve learnt.”"

Dead Press Feature More Than Conquerors Single "Pits of Old"

"Belfast based newbies More Than Conquerors have just unveiled a stream of their new single, ‘Pits Of Old’."

Critical Wave Features More Than Conquerors NEW Single "Pits of Old"

"The track, which has already picked up plays on radio stations including BBC Radio 1, combines gang vocals with a belting anthem of a chorus making a track that is as snappy as it is catchy and can’t be ignored."

Already Heard Feature More Than Conquerors Single "Pits of Old"

"The new single from Belfast alt-rock quartet More Than Conquerors, 'Pits of Old' has been unveiled and can be streamed after the read more jump."

Soundscape Magazine Feature More Than Conquerors New Album

"London is an important city for any young and up-and-coming band, which is why we’re so grateful to be playing one of its most prestigious venues this time, The Old Blue Last. It’s going to be a special show for us.”

Smalltown Bands On Tour In September

Another hectic month for Little Bear, Die! Die! Die!, Axis Of, Our Krypton Son, More Than Conquerors, Negative Pegasus & Jetplane Landing!

JPL Releases New Single "My Radio Heart"

Watch Jetplane Landing's new video for "My Radio Heart", filmed in Derry.

Kerrang! Give Jetplane Landing's Album 'Don't Try' 5Ks

"This, folks, is the greatest comeback in history since a pre-grill George Foreman became heavyweight champion of the world."

Sullivan & Gold Release NEW Video "Run Faster"

“Run Faster” is the first single from Sullivan & Gold’s debut album ‘For Foes’.

Glasswerk Talk About MTC Single Stream and London Show

"More Than Conquerors are streaming their latest single "Pits of Old"...The Irish band have also just announced a special show at the Old Blue Last..."

Aurally Yours Review Our Krypton Son's Single "Gargantuan"

"Gargantuan" is a rousing, thumping crusade driven by an infectious piano-bashing beat, leading us to a final explanation of its march within the last lyrics of the song."

The 4O5 Review Jetplane Landing's NEW album 'Don't Try'

"'Don't Try' is exactly what the band needed: a reaffirmation of their prowess after six years out of the spotlight. Hopefully we won't have to wait quite as long for album number 5."