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More Than Bullets And Bombs Features Jetplane Landing

"...nothing compares to watching them live. The energy emitted from this band is pretty unreal."

TMRW Magazine Features More Than Conquerors

"‘Everything I’ve Learnt’ has swathes of the alternative-punk rock sound akin to the likes of Biffy Clyro and Paramore whilst also “provoking the growth of new ideas”, as Platt laid out, in its lacing together of relentless energy with more reflective and emotive moments."

NME Review More Than Conquerors Album 'Everything I've Learnt'

"More Than Conquerors might be Northern Ireland’s answer to Biffy Clyro."

Chordblossom Reviews Sullivan & Gold's Debut Album

“For Foes” has many incredible individual tracks (Run Faster, Changing, Jigsaws, People Talk, Don’t stand in Line among others) and brilliant lyricism which match or exceed that standard of previous songs by this pair."

The Daily Mirror Reviews Sullivan & Gold's Debut Album

"Attempting those tricky falsettos live on the radio was a brave move but both of them knocked it out of the park."

The Sunday Times Reviews Sullivan & Gold's Debut Album 'For Foes'

"If sumptuous and carefully crafted songs are your thing, 'For Foes' will make for a pleasing listen."

Big Cheese Features An Album Review For MTC

"They've got a knack for creating melody in amongst the general post-punk stew with opening track 'All That We Can' featuring a killer chorus."

A Superb Review From Gigape For Sullivan & Gold

" A smattering of vocal layering for effect here and there is used for underlining the depth being heard, rather than cause roars of audience approval, as essentially one voice expresses the heart-felt emotions the music effortlessly evokes."

Golden Plec Review Sullivan & Gold's Album 'For Foes'

"...quite an impressive effort from the Derry lads."

Jetplane Landing Fourth Studio Album Reviewed By Culture Northern Ireland

"Releasing an album after six years of silence is a calculated risk, but Jetplane Landing did their sums a long time ago and decided that money doesn’t matter."

Stereoboard Review More Than Conquerors Debut Album

"It is just what the British music scene and its followers have been waiting for."

Gigape Goes Bananas For More Than Conquerors Everything I've Learnt

'More Than Conquerors' have learnt well, putting together an accomplished and polished record that could potentially see them propelled towards the rock mainstream. An excellent album, this isn't going to be the last you've heard of 'More Than Conquerors'.

Glasswerk Magazine Is Surprised By Debut Album From More Than Conquerors

'More Than Conquerors' show more maturity and promise in this album than many bands who've been around for years.

More Than Conquerors' Everything I've Learnt Features In Weekend Sport

This band is surely destined for greatness

More Than Conquerors Debut Album Impresses Hotpress

Effortlessly side-stepping any first album jitters, its consistently powerful from start to finish.

Rocksound Reviews More Than Conqueors Debut Album Everything I've Learnt

If this album reflects one thing the band have learnt, it's how to write a damn good song.

Rocksound Exposure Features 'More Than Conquerors' Debut Album

After four years honing their craft, last month they released storming debut record 'Everything I've Learnt', which packs a one-two punch

Echoes And Dust Reviews More Than Conquerors Debut Album

The Belfast quartet's debut album 'Everything I've Learnt' should provide them with success of Biblical proportions if there's any justice.

Already Heard Reviews More Than Conquerors

"It’s good, and it’s very good for a debut from a small British band."

Already Heard Recommends More Than Conquerors

"Kris: Support independent music; One Direction have enough money."

Kerrang! Give Jetplane Landing's Album 'Don't Try' 5Ks

"This, folks, is the greatest comeback in history since a pre-grill George Foreman became heavyweight champion of the world."

The 4O5 Review Jetplane Landing's NEW album 'Don't Try'

"'Don't Try' is exactly what the band needed: a reaffirmation of their prowess after six years out of the spotlight. Hopefully we won't have to wait quite as long for album number 5."

Rock Sound Review JPL Album 'Don't Try'

"Jetplane Landing looked destined to join McLusky and Reuben as flames that burnt brightly while not enough people paid attention, but Derry quartet return well-honed and taut."

Headwarmer Review JPL 'Don't Try'

"With accessible structures and fist-in-the-air choruses to root themselves deep into the memory banks, 'Don’t Try' is a honeycomb of caustic guitar and punk snarl..."

Contact Music Introduce More Than Conquerors and Their Debut Album

More Than Conquerors Announce Debut Album 'Everything I've Learnt' Released 30th September 2013

7BitArcade Reviews Jetplane Landing's Don't Try

"...they’ve definitely not lost the ability to write a fantastic album of post-hardcore tracks."

The Colour Of Vinyl Reviews Jetplane Landing's Don't Try

'This is a backs to the wall, balls in a vice kind of record.'

Irish News David Roy Revives A Noisy Die! Die! Die!

"New Zealand trio 'Die! Die! Die!'s latest album 'Harmony' is chock full of spiky yet atmospheric and melodic alt rock that should appeal to fans of Texan punkers...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead..."

Artrocker Review Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony'

"With unadulterated energy, 'Harmomy' moves at a frenetic speed, powered by Wilson's masterful guitars and a rawness that can only be encouraged and is no doubt only amplified when experienced live."

Sounds XP Likes The Sound Of Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony'

"It’s a thoroughly fine way to round off an impressively promising album."

Die! Die! Die! Gets The Thumbs Up From Billetto

This album proves the band continue their evolution to perfect their sound.

Tasty Likes The Taste Of Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony'

'Harmony' is the sound of a three piece spreading their wings, keen to see what else a guitar, bass and drum combination can produce.

Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony' Is Well Received By Raw Ramp Music Mag

'Harmony’ brings together the raw energy and emotion of their live shows, encapsulating savant pop elements with their DIY punk philosophy.

PennyBlackMusic Describes Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony' As Awesome

"This is just awesome in the extreme. Don't just believe me though, as they have over 12,000 likes on Facebook"

Kyeo.tv Reviews 'Harmony' By Die! Die! Die!

On Harmony, Die! Die! Die! sound a lot younger than their years – for better and for worse.

Hooting & Howling Magazine Howls About Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony'

Rolling Stone Australia even dubbed the album ‘their finest work yet’ and it is a captivating unity of raw energy and powerful punk elements, as well as including salutes to pop.

Fake DIY Sits On The Fence With 6/10 for Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony'

Overall 'Harmony' is a good album, with piano keys of closer "Get Back" being a particular highlight.

Contact Music Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony'

"Uncompromisingly brutal yet disturbingly subtle in places - check out cinematic closer 'Get Back' for further proof, 'Harmony' represents Die! Die! Die!'s most immediate collection of songs to date."

Artrocker Review Die! Die! Die! Harmony

"With unadulterated energy, ‘Harmony’ moves at a frenetic speed, powered by Wilson’s masterful guitars and a rawness that can only be encouraged and is no doubt only amplified when experienced live."

Already Heard Hears Die! Die! Die!'s 'Harmony' And Loves It

It should come to no surprise that their sound and songwriting have now reached such perfectly-honed levels, arguably placing the threesome on a podium of contemporary masters of the genre

7BitArcade Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony'

There is a sense that 'Harmony' takes itself too seriously at times, and the band become lost in the peaks of sonic exploration that they’ve created, but when they nail it, it is an absolute riot.

405 rates Die! Die! Die!'s Harmony 7/10

DDD sound as inspired as ever, and despite their rather convoluted band history, have remembered to let their music do the talking, and it shows

Organ Art Review Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony'

‘Harmony’ has been well received all over the place. ‘Harmony’ described by Rolling Stone Australia as “…their finest work yet”.

Irish Daily Star Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"Hailing from Derry, Punk trio Axis Of are an accomplished live act whose hi-octane 34 minute debute is fuelled by infection anger and adrenaline, and armed with plenty of melody."

Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda' Reviewed by Headwarmer

"As debuts go this gets right beneath the skin with a truly barbed refrain and an instant aura that scars with a deeper, more sinister presence."

Desinvolt Review Mnemotechnic 'Awards'

"Syncopated sounds, associated with repeated guitar riffs, heady drums and a bass which gains momentum throughout the album, producing a doped electro rock which is powerful and captivating."

Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony' Reviewed by NARC Magazine

"...a rather nifty little power-trio here..."

Die! Die! Die! 'Harmony' Blows Away Cosmos Gaming's Chris Dahlberg

'Harmony' is an album I was excited to check out and see if Die! Die! Die! had progressed to the point that I always felt they were capable of, and they blew away my expectations.

Electric Banana reviews Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

Although the melodies are intwined with ‘man-choir’ moments of masculine pomp, the album coarsely grits its teeth upon the aggression of classic hardcore punk and invites some indie twang along to soften the blow.

Fame Magazine Review Axis Of 'Finding St Kilda'

"Exciting Northern Ireland’s band Axis Of have just released their excellent debut album ‘Finding St Kilda’ on Smalltown America."