December Newsletter 2012

Mnemotechnic Sign to STA, Negative Pegasus Single, ASIWYFA Benefit Gig

[0] Mnemotechnic (FR) Sign To Smalltown America Records
  • We are very pleased to announce that Mnemotechnic, French Math Dance Rockers have signed to STA!
  • Their first single "Shallow Goals" taken from their album 'Awards' is now available via Digital Download HERE.
  • Check out the Video for "Shallow Goals"  HERE


[1] OKS Album Reviews

Following the release of his debut album Our Krypton Son has been lavished with praise:

  • "...laden with full-bodied, organic flourishes of guitar and sturdy piano riffs…" Irish Times
  • “…Every ingredient for a classic album is here…” Wearenoise
  • “…Our Krypton Son certainly has sparks of something great…” HotPress
  • “…Earnest and Poetic…” Culture NI
  • "...Blessed with great vocals, superb musicianship..." Daily Star

Keep an eye out for him on the road and new material in 2013!




[2] ASIWYFA Benefit Gig

STA alumni ASIWYFA and Animal Disco have organised a huge benefit gig for close friend and musician Bart Lyon who passed away in March 2012. The show aims to raise £8,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support. STA will have a huge presence at the show with 3 of our acts rocking out, Lafaro, More Than Conquerors and latest signing Axis Of. Held in the Mandela Hall with tickets priced at just £8 this is a Christmas treat surely no one can pass up.



[3] New Axis Of  Video

  • Check out the latest video teaser for their track "Rewritten In Big Ink" HERE
  • Remember you can catch up on all their video teasers by checking out their YouTube Playlist
  • Axis Of will also be announcing the first  single from 'Finding St Kilda' soon, watch this space



[4] STA in 2012

Thank you to all your wonderful support, shares, purchases and encouragement this year. From the whole team and all our artists a massive THANK YOU!

2012 was the year that:
- Jonny Black broke his foot and played a 32 date European Tour on crutches
- We held our fifth All-Dayer #5 at Derry's Culturetech Fest.
- We signed totally awesome: Negative Pegasus, Our Krypton Son, Axis Of and Mnemotechnic
- More Than Conquerors crowd surfed their way into everyone's hearts at Glasgowbury
-We produced Weather Underground a record written, recorded, mixed, remixed and published all within 24hrs live in the Studio