Posts in category: Videos

Leo Drezden Live At Smalltown America

"Leo Drezden merge breathtaking technical skill with killer groove and euphoric peaks. Exhilarating and emotional, celebratory and essential."

Hot Cops Live At Smalltown America

"Hot Cops play their set with equal nods to 'Pig-Lib'-era Malkmus and the tougher, distorted dynamic of Rancho De La Luna Arctic Monkeys."

Drowned In Sound Interviews USA Nails

"We don’t always agree on things, but they’re eager to hear our opinions and keen to collaborate in a way we’re comfortable with. That’s great.”

Echoes and Dust Reviews Axis Of 'The Mid Brae Inn'

"Passion. Romance."

USA Nails Release New Single

Following the release of the band’s debut album 'Sonic Moist' in November, USA Nails will tour Europe this month. They will also be releasing a single featuring the title track from their record to coincide with this.

Axis Of Release New Single and Video for The Harsh Winds Of Rathlin

"The Harsh Winds of Rathlin" is the second single to taken from Axis Of’s new album ‘The Mid Brae Inn’.

Keep It Fast Reviews USA Nails 'Sonic Moist'

"The sound sliding out of your mouth and down your chin."

Team Rock Release Axis Of "The Harsh Winds Of Rathlin" NEW VIDEO

Altdialogue Reviews Axis Of 'The Mid Brae Inn'

"Moments of churning riffs and driving drums that whip you into a state of frenzy."

Chordblossom Interviews Axis Of 'The Mid Brae Inn'

“Playing it safe is pointless.”

Sullivan & Gold Release Live EP

Sullivan & Gold joined us in the studio for a very special Christmas show, Live At Smalltown America. We are delighted to bring you some new sounds from the band, hot off the mixing desk.

Keep It Fast Review USA Nails 'Sonic Moist'

"USA Nails still drag through the gritty, menacing, chewed-up mess of sound they call music and it sounds even more volatile and frantic in a live setting."

Die! Die! Die! Release New Video "Angel"

Punk three-piece Die! Die! Die! have announced a new video for 'Angel' taken from their latest album S W I M.

Axis Of Announce Brand New Video 'Wetsuit'

Axis Of return to our turntables with a signature slice of coastal punk in the shape of new single “Wetsuit”.

Kerrang Features Axis Of 'The Mid Brae Inn' NEW VIDEO

“The track is my attempt to comprehend the power of the sea.”

SECR MAPA Features Axis Of 'The Mid Brae Inn'

Check Axis Of NEW Video

Charlene Talks to Rigsy On ATL About Local Music

Charlene Hegarty of Smalltown America Records joined Rigsy this week to discuss their favourite new local releases.

Drowned In Sound Reviews USA Nails 'Sonic Moist'

"The rhythm section offers a slight dash of motorik here, a bulky globule of post-hardcore propulsive thrust there."

USA Nails Debut Album 'Sonic Moist' Available From Banquet Records

Banquet Records have a limited number of signed 'Sonic Moist' records available. Get yours while stock lasts.

Local Music Scene Reviews Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

USA Nails Release Debut Album 'Sonic Moist'

A note from USA Nails on the album, piss, sex and hangovers..

Caught In The Crossfire Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Nearly every track on this album will undoubtedly leave your ears exhausted and your head throbbing."

USA Nails Release Live Album

Ahead of the release of the bands debut album, USA Nails paid a visit to STA HQ on halloween and recorded a live session for us. The results are available for download from Independent Music.

Soundsphere Interviews Die! Die! Die! On Tour

“There’s definitely more of an importance on music rather than how drunk we can get."

Sonic Masala Features USA Nails Video "Sometimes I'd Rather See It All"

"The strobes, the sliding blood, the interfered-with facial close-ups - it's all disconcerting."

The Needle Drop Features USA Nails 'Am I A Man Or Not?' Video

"Some heavy, crushing, and aggressive post-hardcore"

Louder Than War Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

"Consistently tight drumming and guitar work create fragmented songs that waver, quaver and evoke emotion through varied tempos and a melding of shoe gaze, post punk and math rock notions."

Los Angeles Loves You Feature USA Nails 'Am I A Man Or Not?'

Funny4U Feature USA Nails 'Am I A Man Or Not?'

Circuit Sweet Features USA Nails 'Sonic Moist'

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

Soundsphere Features Carnivores 'Let's Get Metaphysical' Video

Check out the new video for Carnivores.

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."

Pre-Order USA Nails album 'Sonic Moist'

Pre-order debut album 'Sonic Moist' on on psychedelic green and transparent 12" vinyl and watch NEW claymation video for single "Am I A Man Or Not?".

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."

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

"A fuzzy, scuzzy delight."

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."

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."

Carnivores Video 'Let Get Metaphysical' Features in Echoes And Dust Playlist

Check 'Let's Get Metaphysical' Video....

Hotpress Features More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold

"More Than Conquerors and Sullivan and Gold up for shortlist for NI Music Prize 2014."

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."

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'.

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"

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

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

Soundly Sounds Reviews Die! Die! Die 'Swim' Album

"Bone-gnawing, white knuckle rides that speak to the lonely kid with earphones strapped around their ears on a Saturday night."

Rip It Up Interviews Die! Die! Die!

"Rip It Up ask Die! Die! Die! to name six other artists who aren’t Die! Die! Die! the band are all digging right now."

Net Sounds Unsigned Features Carnivores

"Anyone got any salmon? Carnivores new album."

Vulture Magazine Reviews Die! Die! Die! Album & Video

"Relentless 40 minutes of fuzzy, old-school punk, with no breaks in between for slow songs or sweet songs or anything to lighten the pace. It’s over half an hour of just solid noise, and it can be kind of overwhelming at first blush."

Already Heard Feature Die! Die! Die! Video 'Get Hit'

New Zealand punks Die! Die! Die! have confirmed their new album, 'Swim' will receive a UK release through Smalltown America on October 6th.