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The Daily Mirror Feature Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"They've been threatening greatness for years and now Axis Of have finally released their debut album."

Irish Daily Star Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"Hailing from Derry, Punk trio Axis Of are an accomplished live act whose hi-octane 34 minute debute is fuelled by infection anger and adrenaline, and armed with plenty of melody."

Axis Of Album Launch Reviewed by Chordblossom

"But one thing is certain, 2013 is going to be their year."

Smalltown Bands On Tour In April

We are delighted to announce a full month of live shows from More Than Conquerors, Mnemotechnic, Axis Of and Negative Pegasus.

Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda' Reviewed by Headwarmer

"As debuts go this gets right beneath the skin with a truly barbed refrain and an instant aura that scars with a deeper, more sinister presence."

Axis Of Interview With Fame Magazine

"We write songs about the people we meet, the places we see and the experiences we get from choosing such an unpredictable career path."

Desinvolt Review Mnemotechnic 'Awards'

"Syncopated sounds, associated with repeated guitar riffs, heady drums and a bass which gains momentum throughout the album, producing a doped electro rock which is powerful and captivating."

Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony' Reviewed by NARC Magazine

"...a rather nifty little power-trio here..."

Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony' Blows Away Cosmos Gaming's Chris Dahlberg

'Harmony' is an album I was excited to check out and see if Die! Die! Die! had progressed to the point that I always felt they were capable of, and they blew away my expectations.

Hit The Floor Magazine Gives Axis Of Finding St Kilda 9/10

Northern Ireland have really produced the goods with this one, for a debut album ‘Finding St Kilda’ is a superb effort.

FREE Axis Of And ASIWYFA Tracks From Amazon

Both albums come highly recommended so you would be mad to miss out on an opportunity to get a small taster for zilch!

Scubba-Cultcha Live Review Of The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"The three-piece have a perfect mix of charisma, wit and quality songs that start off the night in fine fashion."

Fame Magazine Announce Die! Die! Die! Trinity Video & UK Tour Dates

The track is taken from their fourth album ‘Harmony’, released in the UK on April 1st 2013 via Irish indie Smalltown America.

Electric Banana reviews Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

Although the melodies are intwined with ‘man-choir’ moments of masculine pomp, the album coarsely grits its teeth upon the aggression of classic hardcore punk and invites some indie twang along to soften the blow.

Fame Magazine Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"Exciting Northern Ireland’s band Axis Of have just released their excellent debut album ‘Finding St Kilda’ on Smalltown America."

Thumped Reviews Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"Axis Of release their debut LP 'Finding St Kilda' this week and have lined up a 5 date Irish tour to make sure you know about it."

Mnemotechnic Feature in Rock & Folk Magazine

"A chaotic journey between freshness and craziness, puncuated with noisy springs for best effect."

Glasswerk Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"...you have to take off your hat to the creativity and individuality on display on what is a triumphant debut release just begging for a beer soaked circle pit full of die hard fans."

New Junk Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

An album definitely worth checking out and a band you should actively go and see instead of waiting for a coincidental line-up to land in your lap.

Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda' Features In State Magazine 'A Month In...New Noise'

Axis Of‘s debut album 'Finding St Kilda' is being launched around the country this month.

The Axis Of Power Swings Trio's Way - Irish Daily Mirror Feature

"The band have earned praise for both their adventurous heavy guitar sound and their thought provoking lyrical prowess."

Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda' Reviewed by Newcastle Student Radio

"It’s been a long time since I’ve been excited by a debut album as much as I am with this effort by Axis Of."

Northern Irish Punks Make A Big Entrance

"...inventive and punishing in equal measure, by any standards an exceptional debut as it swerves between aggression and melody. KKKK"

DIY Anticipates Die! Die! Die!'s UK Tour

New Zealanders Die! Die! Die! recently announced a UK tour starting later this month, in support of their forthcoming album 'Harmony'.

Spring Sale Is NOW On

For the next seven days get your favourite records at bargain prices! (runs until 13/03/13 @ 13:00)

Hotpress Interview With Axis Of

"Teeming with noise and personality...'Finding St Kilda' is a brilliant depiction of life on the indie margins."

Hotpress Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"Axis Of are a band to believe in."

Punktastic Introduce Axis Of

Originally from the North coast of Ireland, this week we’re introducing Belfast-based Axis Of.

Mudkiss Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"...the trio provided electrifying early evening entertainment..."

Indulge Sound Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"The three-piece manage for their last few songs to pull off somewhat of a miracle..."

The Student Newspaper Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"With a new album just released, it is clear that this is a band many tonight will be placing on their ones to watch list."

Punktastic Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"...their energy and charm even inspires a prompted but effusive singalong moment with the steadily gathering crowd."

Get Ready To Rock Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"The three guys, Niall, Ewan and Ethan, really let rip on stage and created a glorious, melodic, hardcore racket which went down well..."

Bearded Magazine Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"...a first rate performance, with their infectious, melodic, emo-tinged punk..."

Hit The Floor Live Review: The Bronx Tour Featuring Axis Of

"...Axis Of, the best kept secret in Northern Ireland."

Ramblings About Live Review: The Bronx, Single Mothers & Axis Of

What was clear though is the great energy that came off these guys...

Already Heard Review Axis Of On Tour With The Bronx

Axis Of are thick sounding and very engaging to watch

The Ark Live Review: The Bronx, Single Mothers & Axis Of

Mixing off-kilter rhythms with bone-crushing riffs, they make some noise for a three-piece.

Axis Of Feature in New Kerrang! Issue

Lifehammer is a great song, And Axis Of are a great band.

Q Magazine Feature Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony'

New Zealand trio bring the noise. Again

Rock Sound Give 'Finding St Kilda' 8/10

"...Fuzz driven sludge-pop..."

Rock Sound Interview Axis Of

"Its Rock, but not as you know it."

AU Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

It may be early days to talk of end of year lists, but there certainly won’t be many better debuts in 2013.

Artrocker feature: 'Die! Die! Die! Announce UK Tour!'

New album set for a special vinyl print too!

Irish News Reviews Axis Of 'Finding St. Kilda'

Finding St. Kilda features 11 rambunctious tracks mixing intense post hardcore heaviness with melodic punk rock songwriting skills and a verbose lyrical bent

Ouest France See A Bright Future For Mnemotechnic

"...One of the best French representatives of math rock..."

French Blogspot Bandmachine Feature Mnemotechnic

"Epileptic in a classy way..."

Kerrang Give Bronx, Single Mothers And Axis Of Show KKKK

"The tour is a good fit for their breakneck punk..."

Drowned In Sound Review Mnemotechnic 'Awards'

'Awards' may well still be standing at the end of the year doing star jumps when other contenders run out of steam.

Rock And Folk Mag (Fr) Review Mnemotechnic 'Awards'