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The AU Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim'

'SWIM' sits as one of the smartest releases of the year.

AU Catch Up With Axis Of To Talk About 'Finding St Kilda' And Their Upcoming Tour

"..The positive sides of the punk scene had an influence on us in terms of our DIY attitude and our ethics as well, a lot of positive things that we have found through punk rock we still carry with us today..."

Our Kryton Son's Chris McConaghy Talks To AU Magazine

"McConaghy’s subtly evocative brand of piano-led songwriting bursts with aching melodies and unforgettable turns of phrase, proving as much unforgettable as it is inimitable."

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.'

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' 'Plutonium' In AU News

Our Krypton Son's latest single 'Plutonium' released today

MTC In AU Gig Guide

Get your Paddy's Day pre-swill on with More Than Conquerors in Belfast this Friday

Fighting With Wire In AU Gig Guide

Fighting With Wire play Belfast on February 16th.

AU Magazine Review LaFaro In Belfast

'Any anxieties about Black being seated were ill-founded; tonight the songs speak for themselves, with the frenzied crowd more than making up for Black’s lack of movement.'

AU Magazine On Feldberg Rósa's Eurovision Entry

'Her track 'Stund Með Pér' is a sweeping, strings-drenched number reminiscent of John Barry’s Bond themes.'

AU Magazine Tickets Giveaway

Want to get tickets to tomorrow's Smalltown America / 4+ showcase in Dublin? AU Magazine have the solution.

LaFaro In AU Gig Guide

LaFaro's first Irish date of 2012 in AU Magazine.

STA Showcase In AU Gig Guide

Smalltown America and +4 Records head up 'Independence Month' at the Crawdaddy, Dublin.

LaFaro Make Top 50

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' Makes It Into AU Magazine's 'Top 50 Albums Of 2011'

Axis Of In AU's Albums For 2012

"Heavy but happy..."

Our Krypton Son Featured In AU Magazine

''Catalonian Love Song' is an artful slice of quirk-pop, replete with intuitive songwriting, delicate and nuance instrumentation and a melody capable of lassoing and capturing event the most resistant heart.'

Axis Of Talk To AU About Their Debut Album, Van Crashes And Katy Perry

"I was in the top-bunk watching 'Toy Story' on an iPod..."

AU Magazine Review 'Catalonian Love Song'

'The sweep and sway of ‘Catalonian Love Song’ is redolent of Richard Hawley, or the Arctic Monkeys’ Alex Turner at his most contemplative. Very promising indeed.'

Axis Of Play Volume Control

"Great variety of up-and-coming talent from across NI"

Feldberg AU Introducing Feature

"Quirky, eccentric and surreal sounds fine unless you are describing your doctor."

LaFaro Officially Better Than Gorillaz

Surf Contest New LaFaro Interview From AU

Felberg Feature In AU

"Quirky, eccentric and surreal sounds fine unless you are descriping your doctor."

LaFaro On The Road In The New Alternative Ulster

AU Review Let Our Enemies Beware Album

'...As unrelentingly inspired as it is unforgettable'.

Club Smalltown America : Winnebago Deal, Lafaro

Shut 'Em Down - ASIWYFA AU Secret Gig

AU Magazine Review ASIWYFA's Self-Titled Debut

'Gives off an air of celebration and fist-in-the-air defiance... they've captured the nuclear intensity of their live show' - 8/10

ASIWYFA On Cover Of AU Magazine

'The Machine Rumbles On' Feature

AU Magazine ASIWYFA's Album Launch

'If you were at the gig, there's no doubt it has made your top 5 gigs ever. And if you have your album already, I bet its on repeat'

Top 50 Northern Irish Songs Of AU's Lifetime

Jetplane Landing, And So I Watch You From Afar, Fighting With Wire, Oppenheimer and LaFaro all make up AU's Top 50 with the latter's "Tuppenny Nudger" topping the poll.

A Little Solidarity...

Friends of ASIWYFA show their love and support in Belfast over 3 days

AU Magazine 'In the Studio' With ASIWYFA

"We couldn't be happier with the set of songs we've chosen to record for this. We're feeling pretty confident at this stage. We don't want to be jumping the gun, but we certainly feel it is our strongest collection to date" - Tony Wright

AU Albums of 2007: Number 2

'Total freedom. That's the dominant sound of 'Backlash Cop', whether it was the fingers aflame guitar playing, the funky beats and bass jives or the anything goes lyrical playfulness.'

Andrew's 2007 Highlights

My friend Ian said the best thing about 2007 was his girlfriend moving out; "the bitch" with that as context this is my year in review

AU Magazine Review ASIWYFA's 'Tonight The City Burns' Project

'They play with the kind of energy which makes them look like they may lift off stage and career through the air at any moment'

FWW Number 4 in AU's 'Top 10 Most Wanted 2007'

'To lose one bass player is careless, but five . . . Jamie King is the last in a long line of four-stringers.'

Oppenheimer Top AU's 'Top 10 Most Wanted 2007'

'Whether you have a penchant for punk, dance or indie-rock it is nigh on impossible not to succumb to the intoxicating pop-tronica of Oppenheimer'

AU Magazine's 'Top 10 Most Wanted 2007'

'Clone Quartet are an electro-rock dreadnought, stabbing synth, slash and burn guitars and apocalyptic rhythms underpinning a maniacal vocal, their bad-ass sonics guaranteed to pulverise the senses.'

AU Magazine Review ASIWYFA's 'Tonight The City Burns' Live Project

"Fuck London. Fuck grumbling about music here. Fuck waiting about for something to happen" - Rory Friers

ASIWYFA In AU's 'Must-See' Acts

The Hot 40 - Ireland's Must-See Acts (No.23) - 'a maelstrom of ruthless grooves, all knuckleduster percussion and brain spattering guitars'

Forget Everything You Though You Knew. AU Review Backlash Cop

4.5/5 - 35 minutes of frenetic and funky musical insanity that none of their peers would even dream of.

AU Magazine Review 'Who Invented Love'

'One of the finest, self-assured debuts you're likely to hear this year. Get ready to fall in love'

AU Magazine Review 'Who Invented Love'

'They sound like The Ramones gatecrashing the prom scene in Grease'

JPL's Jamie Talks To AU About His Pet Hates

"Stick them in a room with PJ Harvey and let her kick the shite out of them" - Jamie

AU Magazine Review Fickle Public's "Kittens Got Claws"

'Barbed, punk missives searing through your apathy'

Public Service Broadcast #6 -AU Review

Just buy it. It's that simple.