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Hit the Scene Interviews More Than Conquerors

"Getting used to each other’s smell. Once you get over that, you become an unbreakable chain."

Break Thru Radio Interviews Axis Of

"Conscious, thought-provoking lyrics pair with a kaleidoscope of classic thrashing and up-beat, dare we say folk-influenced, "melodies." "

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."

The Music Com Au Interwiews Die! Die! Die! Album

"We played like our lives depended on it. I think we still do but I kinda know that I’m gonna be playing music in a year, you know what I mean?"

Veri Live Interviews Die! Die! Die! Swim Album

"He has a very friendly goose called Gak, who influenced this album immensely."

Van Guardred Magazine Interviews Die! Die! Die! Album Debut

"There were a few moments like that, but there were some really joyous moments as well."

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'.

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.

NZ Herald Interviews Die! Die! Die!

"It's our most effortless album, writing-wise, I'm really proud of it, it's got a lot of energy around it. It's fun, it seems positive."

No Brainer Interviews Burning Alms

"Adding a punkier, darker edge with a more expansive and progressive feel."

Altdialogue Interviews Burning Alms

"You don’t make a lot of money from music but the reward of being able to travel with your best friends doing something you love beats anything else!"

Culture NI Interview Sullivan & Gold

Meet Derry~Londonderry Duo Sullivan & Gold. Ben Robinson of the talented two-piece on vocal harmonies and comparisons with Simon & Garfunkel.

Hotpress Features An Interview With Sullivan & Gold

"For Foes, the debut album from Sullivan & Gold is not, praise be, a record over-burdened with angst and look-at-me theatrics. Yes, it swells and pulses. However, it's subtle too, even slippery in places - with interesting shades and detours and, most significantly, and atypical lyrical approach."

Sullivan & Gold Interview With Fame Magazine

"We really want to play in alternative spaces, so at the minute our first three gigs to promote the album are in a thatched cottage, a bookshop and a renovated church! I’m excited about playing in these kinds of places."

Axis Of Session On XFM

Tune in to John Kennedy's X-Posure show tonight (Thursday) between 10pm - 1am for a session from the band and a live chat!

The Ruckus Grabbed STA Founder/Jetplane Landing Front Man For A On Tour Interview

"I caught up with, guitarist/vocalist, Andrew Ferris to discuss the band's time away, how the new record came about, the state of the post-hardcore scene in the UK and how Cahir's hectic schedule affects the band."

The Irish News Interview Andrew Ferris From Jetplane Landing (Part 2)

Brace yourselves: it's time for part two of the Noise Annoys' interview with Jetplane Landing frontman and Smalltown America label founder Andrew Ferris. This week, Mr Ferris talks about his bandmates, recording in Derry and why they can't wait to tour their excellent new LP 'Don't Try'.

The Irish News Interview Andrew Ferris From Jetplane Landing (Part 1)

"This week, the first of a special two part interview with Jetplane Landing pilot Andrew Ferris celebrating the Derry band's belated return to the rock'n'roll fray after six years in hibernation with fourth LP 'Don't Try' and an imminent tour."

The Thin Air Interview More Than Conquerors About Their Debut Album

"Play every show like it’s your last. We’re going to keep playing as hard as we can in as many new places as we can and hope people join in along the way."

Already Heard Recommends More Than Conquerors

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

Robbie Moro Interviews Little Bear

Ahead of their headline show in Whelans this October, Mark from Northern Irish rock act Little Bear talks about Other Voices, influences and the release of the band’s latest double-sided single.

7BitArcade Interviews Kris From More Than Conquerors

"...we’re still alive, still touring and still loving every minute of it. We won’t be stopping anytime soon over who ate the last 12p pot noodle from Tesco."

Jetplane Landing Talk With The Irish Mirror

"..The people who follow us seem to have genuinely embraced the record; they seem to be into it. To hope for anything more than that would feel a little greedy."

Hubb.it Talks To Little Bear

"The group only formed around 18 months ago but have already made impressive waves in the music industry..."

Little Bear Interview With The Irish News

"Derry band Little Bear got 2013 off to a great start when they were chosen to replace Two Door Cinema Club at the Other Voices event in Derry in February. Things have got busier and busier ever since..."

Little Bear Interview With The Belfast Telegraph

A winning tale of hard lessons in life and love...

Hotpress Interview Little Bear

Steven McCool, Little Bear’s magnificently surnamed lead-singer, has a sneaky suspicion that the North West could be looking at a musical golden age.

The Guardian Interviews Little Bear

The final day of the London edition of the Other Voices festival saw performances from John Grant, Little Bear and Matthew E White.

Die! Die! Die! Interviewed by Chordblossom

"Highlights have been releasing the last four records and playing tons of amazing shows all around the world, and just continuing to be a musician creating music with our friends."

Die! Die! Die! Interviewed by Fame Magaine

“We miss the UK and Ireland already... maybe not the weather though."

Axis Of Interview With Fame Magazine

"We write songs about the people we meet, the places we see and the experiences we get from choosing such an unpredictable career path."

Hotpress Interview With Axis Of

"Teeming with noise and personality...'Finding St Kilda' is a brilliant depiction of life on the indie margins."

Rock Sound Interview Axis Of

"Its Rock, but not as you know it."

Axis Of Belfast Telegraph Feature

In their own words: "When we started we made two rules; that we'd only play music we wanted to hear and write words we thought were important."

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..."

The Belfast Telegraph Caught Up With OKS To Find Out A Little Bit More

“I just want to continue making music, playing gigs and keep on keeping on!”

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."

Culture Northern Ireland's Mark Ashby Interviews More Than Conquerors Ahead Of Belfast Music Week

"I've heard lots of bands say that their new album is more mature, and I never really understood the concept. Now I do. There's just something more with these songs. They're more honest and more raw. We're maturing as people, so it makes sense that our music comes along with us."

Neg Peg's Richard On 'Looming'

'I can confirm that the 12" vinyl is a thing of genuine beauty. You may wish to buy two copies, one to play and one to put on your mum's wall'

Chordblossom Fan Q&A with JPL's Cahir And Jamie

Derry swear words, collective penile length and who would win between a monkey and a bear with knives. Oh, and there's a bit about music too...

OKS Gaming Feature In Hot Press Magazine

Chris explains why 'Graft Theft Auto: Vice City' is his favourite game

In The Studio: LaFaro

"We think it's the best sounding, tightest record we've done yet" - Dave Magee

MTC At T In The Park

We talk to frontman Kris Platt about their appearnace at T, getting played on daytime Radio 1, and a shambolic harmonica player...

LaFaro Talk To Camden Crawl Dublin

LaFaro talk about their upcoming appearance at the first ever Camden Crawl Dublin, their longing to play on The Muppet Show and how riffs rock the ivories.

MTC Interviewed By Chordblossom

Kris & Jamie talk to Chordblossom about touring, the new album, and plans for the future. As well as their Christian-Metal namesakes...

LaFaro's Jonny Black Talks To German Magazine Éclat

Jonny talks tours, the NI scene, Larry David, German chefs, Derry 'wans', writing 'fuck' songs and posthumously fires Scott LaFaro...

Jonny Black On 'Easy Meat'

LaFaro's Jonny Black explains 'Easy Meat' track-by-track. An insight? Maybe. The truth? Possibly. Good reading? Definitely.

Our Krypton Son In Session For BBC Introducing

Chris pops into Philly Taggart's BBC Radio 1 Introducing Northern Ireland Show for a chat and some tunes.

The Big List Interview Our Krypton Son

''Catalonian Love Song' has spread virulently through the airwaves, infecting listeners with its neo, old-fangled charm.'

German Site MetalTrails.com Interview LaFaro Frontman Jonny Black

"For years the English have been trying to convince the world that the Germans never laugh, that they all wear storm-trooper uniforms and that they are all called Siegfried. But the German people are some of the warmest, funniest people we have ever met." - Jonny