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Oor Magazine Review LaFaro at Eurosonic 2012

You don't need to speak Dutch to guess what 'Jonny Black zit op een stoel' means...

KickingTheHabit.nl Review LaFaro At Eurosonic

'LaFaro speelt stevige rocksongs die net wat harder aangezet zijn dan bij (het bekendere werk van) Therapy?' - Dutch speakers required!

Fileunder.nl Review LaFaro At Eurosonic 2012

'Lafaro close the opening night of Eurosonic and these Irish do it with verve.'

STA Takeover On RTE

Well, not quite. LaFaro and Our Krypton Son anyway...

DaMusic.be Review LaFaro At Eurosonic 2012

'If you're from Belfast it's not surprising you make this type of music Lafaro does. Compare it to an unexpected headbutt and you kinda get the idea.

LaFaro In AU Gig Guide

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

January 2012 Newsletter

Jonny Black's Bionic ankle, New Year's Resolutions, Our Krypton Son Single Release Date, STA vs +4 Independence Week Show in Dublin and the usual ...'more' in this month's STA newsletter :)

A Year In Records

2011 was the most colourful year in our label history. Andrew discusses twelve musical months that wobbled, thundered and ultimately uplifted.

LordsOfMetal.nl Review 'Easy Meat'

'The first thing that comes to mind when listening to the second album of the Irish LaFaro is: "These guys don't mind a bit of Therapy? and Helmet."'

'Easy Meat' In Dawn Of The Deaf's Top 10

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' is number 6 in Dawn Of The Deaf's 'Top 10 Albums Of 2011'

LaFaro Make Top 50

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

UP Magazine Review 'Easy Meat'

Wanted: Dutch translator

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' Is Echoes And Dust's Number 2 Album Of 2011

STA Alumni, And So I Watch You From Afar pinches it to number 1 with 'Gangs'

Dutch Magazine 'Oor' Review 'Easy Meat'

It's all in Dutch, but we're pretty sure its a good review...

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' In Culture NI Magazine's Top 5 Albums of 2011

'LaFaro show a natural gift for melody and arrangement that could yet take them to new and explosive heights.'

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' In Clash Magazine's Highlights of 2011

'An 18 track razor sharp punk rock filled album'

LaFaro In Rock Sound Top 50

We're all really proud to learn that LaFaro's album 'Easy Meat' has made it into Rock Sound Magazine's 'Top 50 Albums Of The Year', number 43 to be precise. Talking about the album they said...

Rare Skip Moses Performance This Week

LaFaro's Jonny Black's alter ego Skip Moses is playing live this Friday, December 9th in Bennigan's Bar, Derry with Junior Johnson

December 2011 Newsletter

It's been a busy month at Smalltown Towers, catch up and see what's forthcoming via December's Newsletter.

DaMusic.be Feature On LaFaro At Eurosonic 2012

'The Pixies at their most dangerous, Big Black with pepper up their asses...'

LaFaro Interview And Performance On 'Community of Independents'

Jonny and Dave talk to Community of Independents about why they got into music, touring, and what they think of the modern music industry.

Terrorizer Magazine Review LaFaro's London Show

'It's clear that all they give a shit about is rock.'

'Meat Wagon' A Short Fanzine About Rocking Review

'A bouncy and beautifully incoherent masterpiece.'

Our Zone Magazine Feature LaFaro

'The vocals are a dirty meaty filling of a sublime rock band.'

Bido Lito Magazine Review LaFaro's Liverpool Show

'Forget music that makes you want to fight, this is the kind of music that makes you think "why the fuck am I not in a band?"

Kerrang! Review 'Easy Meat'

'Riff, after riff, after raw as fuck riff.' - KKKK

Bearded Magazine Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'Fills you with enough teenage spunk that you do just kind of feel like lamping someone.'

AU Review The Now Infamous 'Easy Meat' Album Launch

'Once is fully acceptable: everyone’s entitled to their opinion. Twice is a bit redundant, and seven times is just disappointing.'

Exploding In Sound Magazine - Easy Meat - Album Review

'LaFaro's Easy Meat is cooked to perfection'

Rock-a-Rolla Magazine Review 'Easy Meat'

'Like a turd in punk's clothes'

Kerrang! Review LaFaro's Sheffield show

'The intimate setting affords the band a chance to not so much throw out stage banter as engage in actual conversation, wittering on about burning priests, the joys of Bring Me The Horizon and whatever falls out of their clearly deranged heads.' - KKKK

LaFaro Talk To Noise Addiction Magazine

"[Jonny is] like a lyrical Womble!" - Alan

The Irish Star Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'Meaty riffs topped by mouthy lyrics with an anti-establishment tone.' 3/5

LaFaro Is iTunes' 'New And Noteworthy'

Read What Cambridge Thought Of LaFaro's Show

'Lafaro’s sound was energetic, and their performance was tighter than a medium size T-shirt worn by Barry White.'

Shout4Music.com Review LaFaro's ' Meat Wagon'

'In LaFaro’s world, and on the evidence of this track, the answer to the question “What’s Mr. Chips doing?” is “Sniffing glue, drinking heavily, and rocking out”.

Shout4Music.com Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'As filthy as a used nappy floating up a river towards a group of canoeists.' - 7/10

'Easy Meat' Release Day!!

LaFaro's seething sophomore release available nationally NOW!

DIY Magazine Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'QOTSA. FOTL. T?* If you understand these acronyms, chances are you will take to LaFaro like a duck to water. If you don’t understand these acronyms, then chances are the band would make an excellent gateway band for you.'

StereoTypingMusic.com Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'At their catchiest, they recall bands like Queens of the Stone Age and at their angriest they are reminiscent of Helmet or even Shellac.'

BeardRock Easy Meat Album Review

This release burgeons with catchy songs that'll make you sing-along and guarantee that you don't remain solemn and stationary when listening to it.

OurZone.com - Easy Meat - Album Review

Combining all the best parts of Shellac, Therapy?, Queens Of The Stone Age and The Dead Kennedy’s, this album is a master class in punk’n’roll which should leave you with two burst ear drums and a fried frontal cortex.

OurZoneMag.com Review 'Easy Meat'

'The riffs on 'Full Tilt' and 'Sucking Diesel' alone are enough to bore a small hole through a cliff face.' - 9/10

Headwarmers Review 'Easy Meat'

'The Irish equivalent to a jackboot to the scrotum' - 9/10

LaFaro's 'Meat Wagon' In Kerrang's 'Essential Playlist' Feature

'They're going to wow you with this simple stomping riff and then pack you awe-struck into a meat wagon and drive your body off into a glorious sunset.'

LaFaro's 'Meat Wagon' Reviewed In Artrocker Magazine

'Here's a fantastic reminder that not everything 'heavy' requires shredded screaming.' - 4/5

Artrocker Magazine Review 'Easy Meat'

"There is no easy way to break this to you: LaFaro are E*V*I*L" - 4/5

BBC Introducing Review 'Easy Meat'

Rory McConnell of BBC Introducing In Northern Ireland review's LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

LaFaro Article In The Sheffield Star

'LaFaro are a "lubed up metallic fist of metallic punk”.'

Rhythm & Booze Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'A delicious slab of buzzsaw guitars, snarling vocals and biting, bulldozing rhythms, the kind of album that you just have to crank and rock the fuck out to.' - 9/10