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LaFaro Chat To Soundsphere Magazine

"We're happy doing what we do; we're not the kind of band that would go looking for a producer to get a certain sound or anything." - Jonny

Golden Plec Magazine - Easy Meat - Album Review

'Heavy distorted guitars, a menacing slamming of drums and some classic punk rock vocal work.'

Rocksound Magazine Talk To LaFaro About 'Easy Meat'

"I’ve seen a lot of bands who are style over substance; they’re more interested in tattoos than whether they can play. It’s just not important to us; we’re musicians, not stylists.” - Jonny

PanicDots.com Review 'Easy Meat'

'It is Belfast through and through - with tongue and cheek references to everything from the Ra to Roy Walker.' - 3.5/5

AbsolutePunk Easy Meat Album Review

At its heart, Easy Meat is lively, honest, go-out-and-have-a-good-time rock music with punk's raucous brevity and metal's take-no-BS attitude. Sludgy, groovy bass lines and catchy rock and roll style riffs are the album's trademark feature.

Thrash Hits Talk To LaFaro

"We’re much uglier and don’t have cool hair or nice threads. That’s all I seem to see in other bands these days."

Dawn Of The Deaf Review 'Easy Meat'

'A whirlwind of guitar distortion and filthy, pounding rhythms where everything has been turned up to eleven, making it the most blisteringly painful experience since The Wildhearts' 'Endless Nameless'. - 4.5/5

Live Music Scene Review 'Meat Wagon'

'Combining punk, rock and grunge, 'Meat Wagon', the new single from LaFaro is a heavy hitting number.'

Rock Sound Magazine Review 'Easy Meat'

'Like a rhinoceros with PMT' – 9/10

OneBeat.com Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

'They could've easily made LaFaro II, but instead they have moved the goalposts with Easy Meat, and the result? Eighteen tracks, almost choir-like vocal parts and an acoustic number. Say what?!'

Molten Magazine Review 'Easy Meat'

'An appealing mixture of swagger and smirks, with not a second spent worrying about the consequences.' - 4/5

CultureNI Easy Meat Album Review

LaFaro's latest is anything but easy-listening. Is it worth the effort?

The Irish News Review 'Easy Meat'

'Such deliciously uncommercial conduct underlines exactly why LaFaro should be cherished in an era when most new music comes swaddled in synchronisation-orientated market research driven bullcrap.'

AllGonePop.com Review 'Easy Meat'

'Alan Lynn is to drums what fireworks are to small children's hand; lethal.'

Twin Atlantic Review 'Meat Wagon'

"That's a good riff, man."

'Meat Wagon' Is Total Guitar's No. 3 Track Of The Week

'Boozy riff-fest, like the soundtrack to a party gone very, very wrong.'

Hotpress Review Lafaro's 'Easy Meat'

'Hardcore rock with an unexpectedly humorous edge' - 4/5

Classic Rock Magazine Review 'Easy Meat'

'...Each track tearing at your face like a wildcat' - 8/10

LaFaro's 'Have A Word With Yourself' Gets Play-Listed

LaFaro's 'Have A Word With Yourself' taken from 'Easy Meat' is play-listed on Artrocker Radio

LaFaro and Axis Of Play Community Of Independents Showcase

LaFaro and fellow NI-post-hard-cohorts Axis Of are showcasing in Whelan's on September 6th.

The 'Meat Wagon' On Tour

LaFaro are set to hit the road in September to help promote the release of their second studio record 'Easy Meat'. Check out all the dates here.

Big Cheese Magazine Reviews 'Easy Meat'

'Like a bulldozer, this band should knock you for six.' - 4/5

LaFaro's 'Meat Wagon' Reviewed In 'Narc' Magazine

'Reminiscent of old-school Idlewild'

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' In Terrorizer Magazine's 'Choice Cuts' Feature

"Women go moist and men go stiff. It's almost a curse." - Jonny

LaFaro's 'Off The Chart', Taken From 'Easy Meat' Is Play-Listed On Artrocker Radio

"Here we have another great UK band who aren't receiving enough attention because their sound doesn't 'fit' easily into any current hipster genres."

LaFaro's Upcoming Tour in Kerrang Magazine

LaFaro's upcoming tour makes it into Kerrang's 'Just Announced' Feature

LaFaro In 'Decks of Death'

LaFaro's 'Easy Meat' Makes It Into Rocksound Magazine's 'Decks Of Death' Feature

LaFaro New Single Pre-Order Now

'Easy Meat' the title track taken from LaFaro's second album signals a departure in both musical and thematic territory. And yes that is a shark biting a man's yah-yah on the front cover... we know, we know.

PanicDots.com - 'LaFaro' - Album Review

'Bigger balls than an under-sexed dinosaur'

LaFaro Album News

We didn't have to wait long for the follow up to last years devastatingly heavy self-titled debut. LaFaro's new album is done, dusted and ominously titled 'Easy Meat'. The LP will be out at the back end of the summer, preceded by a new single and UK/Ireland tour.

LaFaro Headlining Animal Disco

Tomorrow night at midnight Lafaro will take to the Auntie Annie's stage in Belfast, well the three members of the band that can squeeze onto the tiny podium and the one who can't will hang with the ruff-uns down the front.

LaFaro Retrun Home After SXSW

"Chugga chugga without all of the drama and theatrics"

Rock Sound Highlights - ASIWYFA 2011 Preview, LaFaro Rank Among Best Newcomers, FWW Live Review

LaFaro Officially Better Than Gorillaz

Rock Sound Highlights - FWW Live, LaFaro #41 Album Of 2010, New Fickle Public Release

Watch LaFaro Live @ Den Bosch- The Netherlands

Surf Contest New LaFaro Interview From AU

LaFaro Surf Contest

Rock Sound Magazine Review LaFaro's Appearance At Reading & Leeds 2010

Kerrang! Introduce LaFaro

"It's fucking rock music, not accountancy!" - Jonny

Panicdots.com Interview LaFaro

'Tea, Crumpets and Buckfast for Breakfast'

LaFaro / ASIWYFA In Rock Sound Festivals Review

Rock Sound Magazine Live Review

[Alan is a] "good looking cripple." - Jonny

Rock Sound Magazine Review LaFaro's York Show

'The grunge-infested guitars that form the basis of set-closer 'Cold Dog Soup' makes Rock Sound's head rumble.'

Review And Guilfest Preview

LaFaro Launch Show Live Footage From Bandwidth

LaFaro Instore Set @ HMV Belfast

LaFaro Chat To Hotpress Magazine

"It's difficult to write as you tour...but you do find that you might come up with things during the soundcheck, between the engineer shouting at Alan to set up his drums properly." - Dave

LaFaro Album Launch - KKKK

State.ie - 'LaFaro' - Album Review

"They have established themselves as a highly sought-after live act on the UK & Ireland circuit, having listened to the album it’s not hard to imagine why."