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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'

New More Than Conquerors Track Out Now

MTC's new single "When The Well Runs Dry" Is available now for Digital Download from Independentmusic.com

This Is Fake DIY On Negative Pegasus

'The band flitter between the sounds of the noisy, the kraut, the math, the psychedelic and even the drone to create something interesting, unusual, and unique'

Big Cheese Magazine Review Neg Peg's Debut Album - 'Looming'

''Looming' is a blend of hard and heavy electronica, stirred in with all manner of riffage. Just imagine Daft Punk with plenty more guitar' - 3/5

September 2012 Newsletter

Negative Pegasus' debut album 'Looming' is available now for pre-order on 12" Vinyl and Digital Download. You can also purchase the record as an Album & T-Shirt bundle deal.

Artrocker Magazine Feature On Negative Pegasus

'A sonic blast of twin guitars interlocked in a clashing competition of dissonant riffing through a relentless 'Mo Tucker' pounding Groove'

Biggest Ever Lineup For STA All-Dayer #5

We're delighted to announce the full lineup for this weekend's Pop-Up Store and All-Dayer in Derry, which takes place in the Craft Village & Pavillion and Mason's Bar on Friday, 31st August & Saturday, September 1st.

Neg Peg Score Robot Invasion Of London

Neg Peg soundtrack short film on ROBOTS>>>> art collective and their headline-making sculpture for London's Hayward Gallery

Psychic Radio

Radio and podcast airings for 2nd Neg Peg single.

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...

The 405 Premiere Negative Pegasus' 'Psychic Energy'

Negative Pegasus' second single from their upcoming debut album 'Looming gets its first exposure through The 405

AU Magazine Review Sullivan And Gold At Forfey Festival

'Sullivan and Gold[s] songwriting quality blows everyone away on what is essentially their first gig.'

Neg Peg To Play At Jon Hillcock Show

Negative Pegasus play with Delicate Steve, Empty Pools and DJs Jon Hillcock & Steve Chick on August 31st.

Verse Chorus Verse Releases E.P. For Charity

Tony Wright, former member of STA Alumni And So I Watch You From Afar releases 6-track E.P. of punk covers for charity.

10/13 for Neg Peg's 'Floating Omen' From Room Thirteen

'It's hard sometimes when you review so much to stay excited when you see a handful of genres and other band names on a press release, you become jaded pretty fast; thankfully Brighton trio Negative Pegasus cut through any and all crap with this fantastic single release of ballsy psych' - 10/13

August 2012 Newsletter

MTC on R1, August Free Download, Sullivan & Gold Vid and New Neg Peg Single...

Watch Sullivan & Gold Live Performance

Ben from Sullivan & Gold lays down a more intimate version of Jigsaws in the STA studio

More Than Conquerors On BBC Radio 1

"Bear Knuckle Fight" will feature on the BBC Radio 1 national playlist from Monday 30th July.

The Bonnevilles Added To STA All-Dayer

Loud and dirty, The Bonnevilles are one of the hardest gigging bands in Ireland and join us at this year's all-dayer

AU Magazine Review of Glasgowbury 2012

'[LaFaro] unleash a troika of songs that few local bands have it in their arsenal to match. ‘The Ballad of Burnt Dave’, ‘Sucking Diesel’ and ‘Tupenny Nudger’ are delivered with the band’s typical acerbic abandon ensuring that a set which had threatened to veer of course remains a triumph.'

STA All-Dayers Announced (Aug 31 - Sep 1, Derry)

As part of Culture Tech Festival we will be curating two days of performances in Derry's Craft Village, courtesy of our lovely STA friends and family. First up on the bill Ruairi Connolly.

Weather Underground #1 - In Store Now

Performed, recorded, mixed, designed and released in 24 hours. Weather Underground #1 is now in stock and available from Independent Music on 'reign in blood red' 7" Vinyl

OKS Gaming Feature In Hot Press Magazine

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

Hot Press Review "Catalonian Love Song"

'Dreamy, colourful, otherworldly...Clark Kent better watch his back, there's a new contender for the title of Krypton's most famous son'

In The Studio: LaFaro

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

Smalltown America Documentary To Be Screened At Culture Tech Festival

'There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger' will be premiered at this year's Culture Tech Festival In Derry

"Catalonian Love Song" On Gerry Anderson's BBC Radio Ulster Show

"I think this is lovely...Everyone should go buy it" - Gerry Anderson

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...

More Than Conquerors On BBC Radio 1

"Bear Knuckle Fight" gets played by Phillip Taggart standing in for Huw Stephens alongside You Me At Six and Nicky Minaj?

Negative Pegasus On Art Rocker Radio

Neg Peg's "Psychic Energy" was played on Art Rocker alongside Moon Duo and Future Of The Left

LaFaro To Play Electric Picnic

"We're delighted to have been asked, it's flattering to be offered the chance to play such a great festival" - Dave Magee

Negative Pegasus At Bizarro World #2

Brighton Noise photo gallery of Negative Pegasus as Creedence Clearwater revival at Bizarro World #2

'Floating Omen' On Artrocker Radio

Negative Pegasus' 'Floating Omen' on Artrocker Radio

July 2012 Newsletter

Free Neg Peg CD, MTC At T In The Park, LaFaro 'In The Studio' and Jetplane Landing are back, clear the runway!

Drowned In Sound Review 'Floating Omen'

'Some art demands that you slow your brain down before you take it in, and though I don’t like doing what I am told, at all or ever, I will do it for 'Floating Omen'.'

The Bands That Built Negative Pegasus

What makes Negative Pegasus sound like Negative Pegasus?

More Than Conquerors To Play T In The Park 2012

BBC Introducing welcomes More Than Conquerors to their T Stage on Sunday 8th July 2012.

Brighton Noise Review Negative Pegasus Supporting Moon Duo

'The drummer’s relentless beat led the way as acid visuals flowed upwards, and the bass-less guitarists followed her lead.'

LaFaro To Play Krach Am Bach Festival In Beelen, Germany

LaFaro to support We Were Promised Jetpacks at the German festival this Summer. Mach Show!

Alt Sounds On Negative Pegasus' Debut Single - 'Floating Omen'

'A mix of droning, grinding loops with wild, sheets of guitar feedback to create a malevolent stew of hard-psyche and woozy, drone-garage.'

Supajam On Negative Pegasus' Debut Single - 'Floating Omen'

'Industrial guitar squeals and some pained banshee howls coating cyclic, juddering grooves, the sound of rock n roll locked into an eternal 8 bar loop while the world outside collapses'

Entertainment Focus On Neg Peg's Debut Single - 'Floating Omen'

'Negative Pegasus' sound is a world away from their sunny, seaside home in Southern England... consisting of sheets of guitar feedback floating above primal, pounding drums.'

Artrocker Magazine On 'Floating Omen'

'The band are reportedly influenced by "the consciousness expanding New York repetition-rock of Oneida, the free-time whirl of Sightings, the shamanistic stomp of Knyfe Hyts and the joint-snapping mathematics of KILLL and Zu".'

Negative Pegasus To Play BIZARRO WORLD #2

Negative Pegasus to perform the work of "Bad Moon Rising" swamp-rock, country-music legends Creedence Clearwater Revival.

Rhythm & Booze On 'Floating Omen'

'Consciousness expanding, hard-psych three-piece from Brighton, England. For fans of Oneida, Ex Models and Can.'

'Floating Omen' In This Is Fake DIY

This Is Fake DIY talk about the release of Negative Pegasus' debut single 'Floating Omen'

'Floating Omen' Is 405's 'Track Of The Day'

Negative Pegasus' debut single 'Floating Omen' is premiered exclusively on the 405 and is also their 'Track Of The Day'

'Floating Omen' Available Now

Negative Pegasus' debut single is available now exclusively via Independent Music ahead of the official release on 25th June.

June 2012 Newsletter

Our Krypton Son Single Launch, Negative Pegasus support MAN FOREVER, LaFaro at Glasgowbury 2012, STA June Soundtrack and much more.

Pigstock T-shirts Now In Stock.

Order our limited run of 'Hog's Head' Pigstock Festival t-shirts today and have it delivered in time for the festival this Saturday.