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Leeds Music Scene Reviews Negative Pegasus "Floating Omen"

"It completely defies the boundaries of genre and leaves the listener feeling somewhat dumbfounded."

Culture Northern Ireland's Mark Ashby Interviews More Than Conquerors Ahead Of Belfast Music Week

"I've heard lots of bands say that their new album is more mature, and I never really understood the concept. Now I do. There's just something more with these songs. They're more honest and more raw. We're maturing as people, so it makes sense that our music comes along with us."

Wearenoise Reviews Our Kryton Son's Self Titled Album

"Simply wonderful!"

Hot Press Review OKS Debut Album

"...With the simplest of guitar mofits forming the foundation for a bright'n'breezy four minutes of near perfect off-kilter pop."

Rock A Rolla Review 'Looming'

"...Unique barrage of rhythm and fuzz, with the same stab of power chord looped until it hurts."

More Than Conquerors Q&A's Session By Famemagazine's Phil Allely

"It’s honest, loud, catchy and it’s your kind of music.’ I think that should be enough to sell it to them."

Another DIY Music Blog For Negative Pegasus "Looming"

"'Looming' mixes doom and noise in a disturbing, yet spellbinding sound that pushes boundaries. Sweet-sour and prickly, just as we like it."

Soundblab Reviews Negative Pegasus 'Looming'

"It's a vigorous debut from Negative Pegasus, sometimes drifting off into long, meandering experimental soundscapes, and all the signs of positive things to come."

The Irish Times Pick Up On MTC

"A polished slab of moodily modern alt rock/pop..."

The "Music Always Gives Me A Lift" Blog Is Lifted By Negative Pegasus "Looming"

"Its just what the doctor ordered, a kick up the jacksy music.Top stuff."

MTC Feature In The Daily Mirror

More Than Conquerors discuss origins, their debut album and local talent.

ManchesterMusic.co.uk Reviews Negative Pegasus "Psychic Energy"

Yet I reckon if you left this playing in a room at a reasonable volume, it’d soon strip the walls.

7/10 For Negative Pegasus 'Looming' On Shout4Music

"'Looming' chews you up and spits you out without any regard for your wellbeing, and its bone-crushing noise-rock cares not for your delicate ears."

The Mad Mackerel Blogs On Negative Pegasus 'Looming'

"The tracks on debut album Looming weave between primordial bone-shakers, stretched-out growls and ethereal retro-pop nuggets."

Stereoboard.com Reviews Negative Pegasus 'Looming'

"...It is hard to overemphasise just how exciting 'Looming' is as a debut record."

Neg Peg In NME Radar Buzz Chart

"Positively fizzing with off-kilter studio wizardry reminiscent of Can and Dungen... brimming with space-echo vocals and lashings of killer riffs."

Fake DIY Feature Negative Pegasus

"With looping drum arrangements, distorted, echoing vocals and swirling guitar feedback, the band creates unexpected beauty from the dark and murky world of noise."

Music Liberation Reviews Negative Pegasus 'Looming'

"And like the Frankensteinian monster it is, debut album ‘Looming’ wanders around, clumsy and aimless, smashing the shit out of anything in its path; mostly, your ears."

Big Cheese Magazine Review Neg Pegs' 'Looming'

"'Looming' is a blend of hard and heavy electronica, stirred in with all manner of riffage. Just imagine Daft Punk with plenty more guitar and we'll be singing from the same hymn sheet."

Artrocker Feature Negative Pegasus And Review "Floating Omen"

"A sonic blast of twin guitars interlocked in a clashing competition of dissonant riffing through a relentless 'Mo Tucker' pounding groove."

Crack Magazine Review "Floating Omen"

"Great single from this Brighton three-piece who sound like Krautrockers Can at their woozy pyschy, drone-rocky best. It's built round a nagging, insistent groove and their focus remains true."

Alt Sound Review 'Looming'

"The tracks on debut album 'Looming' weave between primordial bone-shakers, stretched-out growls and ethereal retro-pop nuggets."

Negative Peagsus 'Looming' Track By Track Album Feature On This Is Fake DIY

"...Please join me on a descriptive journey through our debut album 'Looming'. Ok, I'm having to download it..."

Negative Pegasus Are Band Of The Week On Beard Rock Reviewing Their Album 'Looming'

"Negative Pegasus will melt down all your shit records with lethal vibrations."

Negative Pegasus Feature On Jukebox Chatter On Artrocker

"I don’t necessarily feel that music has to be ethereal to be “psych”, it can be super harsh and guttural too… I guess it depends what kind of visions you're hoping to invoke."

Negative Pegasus 'Looming' Is Reviewed In What Culture

"Neg Peg have the noble ambition of wanting ‘people that have heard Negative Pegasus not to be able to hear anything else because they are now deaf and/or insane.’"

Music OMH Reviews Negative Pegasus 'Looming'

"'Looming' is a record that can turn contemporary UK rock upside down."

Negative Pegasus 'Looming' Gets The Indepth Treatment In 7 Bit Arcade

"Ones to look out for’ over the next year or so..."

Access All Areas Will Howard Tells All On Negative Pegasus 12" 'Looming'

"This is, for lack of a better phrase, some heavy shit."

7 Bit Arcade is hypnotised by Negative Pegasus "Psychic Energy"

"It’s dark and droning, but anyone will find it difficult to resist being pulled in by the twists and turns."

Supa Jam Reviews "Psychic Energy"

So what is a negative Pegasus? A horse with no horn?

Negative Pegasus "Psychic Energy" Features In Ilikemusic Podcast

"Melting Our Consciousness Into A Slippery Field Of Kaleidoscopic Vision"

Manchester Music Reviews Negative Pegasus "Floating Omen"

This is the sound of a band in sonic meltdown, yet so impossibly in control as their sci-fi psychedelia hits the spot.

Negative Pegasus "Floating Omen" Floats The Boat for Drowned In Sound

"Negative Pegasus are calling what they do repetition rock - and never has a style been so aptly named or clung to.."

This Is Fake DIY Announce Negative Pegasus Debut Single Details

'Floating Omen' is taken from the Brighton band's forthcoming debut album 'Looming' and will come out through Smalltown America Records this month.

Hot Press Catch Up With Axis Of

"Axis Of declared their intention to play shows in each of Ireland's 32 counties."

The 4O5 Review 'Looming'

The 4O5 on Looming's "characteristic sense of impending danger"

Vanguard Online Review 'Looming'

"I have a sneaking fondness for music that sounds like your [record] player is broken..."

AAA Music Review Negative Pegasus 'Looming'

""Pyschic Energy’s" Sabbath meets Refused squall all the way to "Visitations" apocalyptic, feedback soaked climax. "

This Is Fake DIY On Negative Pegasus

'The band flitter between the sounds of the noisy, the kraut, the math, the psychedelic and even the drone to create something interesting, unusual, and unique'

Big Cheese Magazine Review Neg Peg's Debut Album - 'Looming'

''Looming' is a blend of hard and heavy electronica, stirred in with all manner of riffage. Just imagine Daft Punk with plenty more guitar' - 3/5

Artrocker Magazine Feature On Negative Pegasus

'A sonic blast of twin guitars interlocked in a clashing competition of dissonant riffing through a relentless 'Mo Tucker' pounding Groove'

Chordblossom Fan Q&A with JPL's Cahir And Jamie

Derry swear words, collective penile length and who would win between a monkey and a bear with knives. Oh, and there's a bit about music too...

The 405 Premiere Negative Pegasus' 'Psychic Energy'

Negative Pegasus' second single from their upcoming debut album 'Looming gets its first exposure through The 405

AU Magazine Review Sullivan And Gold At Forfey Festival

'Sullivan and Gold[s] songwriting quality blows everyone away on what is essentially their first gig.'

10/13 for Neg Peg's 'Floating Omen' From Room Thirteen

'It's hard sometimes when you review so much to stay excited when you see a handful of genres and other band names on a press release, you become jaded pretty fast; thankfully Brighton trio Negative Pegasus cut through any and all crap with this fantastic single release of ballsy psych' - 10/13

AU Magazine Review of Glasgowbury 2012

'[LaFaro] unleash a troika of songs that few local bands have it in their arsenal to match. ‘The Ballad of Burnt Dave’, ‘Sucking Diesel’ and ‘Tupenny Nudger’ are delivered with the band’s typical acerbic abandon ensuring that a set which had threatened to veer of course remains a triumph.'

OKS Gaming Feature In Hot Press Magazine

Chris explains why 'Graft Theft Auto: Vice City' is his favourite game

Hot Press Review "Catalonian Love Song"

'Dreamy, colourful, otherworldly...Clark Kent better watch his back, there's a new contender for the title of Krypton's most famous son'

"Catalonian Love Song" On Gerry Anderson's BBC Radio Ulster Show

"I think this is lovely...Everyone should go buy it" - Gerry Anderson