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Our Krypton Son Featured In The Sunday World

"It's early days, but everything is going great so far." - Chris

STA Showcase In The Sunday World

The STA Showcase at 'Independence Month' in Dublin gets a feature in this week's Sunday World.

STA 'Independence Month' Showcase In The Sunday World

STA Showcase in Dublin makes it into The Sunday World's Gig Guide. Fighting With Wire headlines the showcase alongside Our Krypton Son, More Than Conquerors and many more.

Our Krypton Son On Steve Lamacq

Our Krypton Son's 'Catalonian Love Song' gets played on Steve Lamacq's Radio 2 show.

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.

STA Showcase Featured In Hot Press Magazine

'The Crawdaddy has teamed up with independent record labels to bring a series of low price, high quality gigs to the Harcourt St. venue.'

Two PSB10 Acts Make It Into Glasgow PodcArt's Watch List

'Our Krypton Son and United Fruit both make it into Glasgow Podcart's 'Ones To Watch 2012'

The Metaphorical Boat Review 'Catalonian Love Song'

'Lush strings and a recurring piano riff make this one of the most ambitious songs to come out Derry in a long time.'

Smalltown America At Independence Month 2012

The Irish Times talk about 'Independence Month' in Dublin next week

GigApe.com Interview Our Krypton Son

"No one with any integrity that does what we do started doing it to become rich and I suppose to have some measure of critical success would be the main goal." - Chris

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.'

'Catalonian Love Song' Included On 'Barry Gruff's Irish Songs Of 2011'

Our Krypton Son shares the bill with such acts as Cashier No. 9, Jape, and Cheap Freaks.

Our Krypton Son Featured In The Sentinel

"It doesn’t suggest a certain style of music or artist, which I’m a fan of" - Chris

Culture NI Our Krypton Son Feature

'Derry-born Chris McConaghy on 'striving to obtain a big, dreamy sound'.

GoldenPlec Talk 'Catalonian Love Song'

'A gentle and carefully crafted piece which I think you will want to come back to again and again.'

December 2011 Newsletter

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

Noise Magazine Review 'Catalonian Love Song'

'The whole thing is catchy as hell and you’ll find yourself humming it loudly all day.'

Derry Journal Our Krypton Son Feature

"It’d be brilliant if we were successful enough so I could pack in the unfulfilling day job at some point and just be a self employed songwriter! This time next year, Rodders...” - Chris

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.'

Our Krypton Son - Catalonian Love Song

'Catalonian Love Song' Out Now

Introducing the latest member of the Smalltown America family - Our Krypton Son.

Public Service Broadcast: Our Krypton Son

With the tenth installment of Public Service Broadcast on its way, we are featuring one new band each week, for the next ten weeks.