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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.

Nothern Transmissions features USA Nails track 'Sometimes I'd Rather See It All'

There are clear nods towards the experimentalism of early Sonic Youth, the unrelenting grooves of Neu and the swagger of The Jesus Lizard.

Circuit Sweet Carnivores Debut Album And Video

"I’m not ashamed to admit that all my knowledge on philosophy comes from Wikipedia."

Last Years Girl Reviews Carnivores Single 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"“Let’s Get Metaphysical” [...] is a fully-fledged spitfire of a song which manages to capture the spirit of the trio’s raucous live performances while being intelligent and melodic enough to listen to while sitting at your desk"

The Audience Chats To Die! Die! Die!

Andrew Wilson of Die! Die! Die! joins us In The Bunker to talk about recording the new album 'Swim'.

Entertainment NZ Release Die! Die! Die! 'Get Hit' Video

"Swim is an 11 track opus formed from the wall-sweat of Europe’s best clubs, scratched off the tour van floor and from down the back of the couch-surfed accom."

Mess And Noise Reviews Die! Die! Die! Album

“Die! Die! Die! have always had the knack for creating dynamic music driven by tension.”

Fame Magazine Features Die! Die! Die! 'Get Hit' Video

"The tune talks about fighting your demons, fending off an invisible opponent, and while he catches a few blows to the face, he is ultimately left standing…"

Soundsphere Features Die! Die! Die 'Get Hit' Video

Die! Die! Die! will be releasing their fifth album.

Die! Die! Die! Release New Video "Get Hit"

NZ Rockers Die! Die! Die! have just dropped the video to their latest single ‘Get Hit’.

Cheese On Toast Interviews Die! Die! Die On 'Get Hit' Video

Cheese on Toast interviews Andrew and Michael and sneak peeks at new music video.

Tonedeaf Features Die! Die! Die! 'Get Hit' Video

“I used to have, have these dreams of smashing you face in with a brick.”

Under The Radar Feature Die! Die! Die!'s 'Get Hit' Video

"Ultimately the track speaks to fighting your demons which has been illustrated by a boxer fending off an invisible opponent, and while he catches a few blows to the face he is ultimately left standing."

Altdialogue Reviews Burning Alms Debut Album

"In Sequence is a superb debut album, there’s a feel of freedom and exploration."

Hare and Hounds Kings Heath Features Burning Alms New Show

"Burning Alms launch debut album 'In Sequence' on Friday 1st August"

Doubtful Sounds Feature Die! Die! Die!'s Tour

"Damn fine rolling serrating verses."

Glasgow Channel Feature Carnivores

"We're creatively impatient."