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'Boots & Bones' PanicDots Review

The band's most theological review to date...

DaMusic.be Feature On LaFaro At Eurosonic 2012

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

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.'

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.'

'Boots & Bones' Culture NI Review

'With as much mosh-pit fodder as there are contagious sing-alongs, More Than Conquerors' ever-strengthening canon is laying the groundwork for some memorable shows.'

Our Krypton Son - Catalonian Love Song

'Catalonian Love Song' Out Now

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

'Boots & Bones' GigApe.com Review

'A dangerously sexy follow up to their eponymous debut.'

'Boots & Bones' Boost The Music Review

'Thought provoking lyrics, epic instrumentation and production to die for.' - 8/10

'Boots & Bones' Denouments Review

'Pounding drums and fist-high choruses.'

'Meat Wagon' A Short Fanzine About Rocking Review

'A bouncy and beautifully incoherent masterpiece.'

Love Music; Love Life Talk To More Than Conquerors

'Its the fact that we are signed to a great label and are working hard at it that makes us all feel proud.'

'Boots & Bones' Glasswerk Review

'Boots & Bones isn’t a disposable snapshot of a band at a certain point in time as most EP’s tend to be. It’s a fully realised work, an exhilarating listen that gets better with every spin. Riveting.'

Thumped Review 'Boots & Bones'

'There's no real reason why these lads shouldn't be big.'

'Boots & Bones' AU Review

'It might seem like a strange thing to say of a release by a four-piece indie-rock band, but More Than Conquerors' latest EP is actually rather refreshing.' - 7/10

'Public Service Broadcast 10' Rock Sound Review

'Finally there's the Smalltown America 'Public Service Broadcast #10' compilation, ten new tracks from ten fine musical specimens. We love Smalltown America and you should too!'

'Public Service Broadcast 10' 5-Star Artrocker Review!

'Northern Irish independent label Smalltown America are home to so many 'under the radar gems', it can be hard to keep up.' - 5/5

'Public Service Broadcast 10' The Irish Star Review

'A Broad range of styles which showcase the best that the Irish Indie imprint has to offer.' - 4/5

'Boots & Bones' AllGonePop Review

'Punchy angular riffs stand on edge, hang and drop into tighter dirty grooves.' - 6/10

VerseChorusVerse November Dates

VerseChorusVerse is the pseudonym for Tony Wright, former member of Smalltown America alumni And So I Watch You From Afar. Now embarking on a solo acoustic project...

GoldenPlec.com Review The 'Boots & Bones' EP

'Raging hooks and vocals omitting more sparks than a welder’s wand.'

'Boots & Bones' EP Out Now

Roaring like a grumpy grizzly, More Than Conqueror's latest record is out now and it's totally killer!

NI Daily Mirror Mention

Nice wee mention for Feldberg on their upcoming Irish tour.

'Boots & Bones' HarmlessNois Review

'An accomplished offering that hears them blend their heavy persuasions with the right kind of energy for intimate gigs, providing plenty to kick, spit and sing along to.'

Our Zone Magazine Feature LaFaro

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

Glasswerk More Than Conquerors Interview

"...it was loud, packed and sweaty. Perfect." - MTC

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Soundsphere Magazine Talk To More Than Conquerors

"So far it's been a real success amongst our fans and from press. Here's hoping it continues.” - MTC

Hotpress Magazine Review Public Service Broadcast: 10

“We started our label with a grand ideal – that of ‘art over everything."

Bluesbunny.com Talk To The More Than Conquerors Guys

"There's more riffs than there used to be and more hooks than a peter pan convention." - MTC

Bluesbunny.com Review The 'Boots & Bones' EP

'More Than Conquerors are a band on the up. This EP is the proof.' - 4/5

Feldberg Jetset to Japan...

It wasn't too long ago that Icelandic dream-popsters Feldberg were on tour with us in Ireland. Since then the band have been busy bees in the studio working on new material; a follow up to their beautiful debut album 'Don't Be A Stranger.'

Public Service Broadcast 10 Out Now

The tenth and final installment in our Public Service Broadcast compilation series is out now.

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?"

MTC's 'Bare Knuckle Brawl'

Brand new live video from More Than Conquerors.

Kerrang! Review 'Easy Meat'

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

More Than Conquerorin' The UK.

We catch up with More Than Conquerors on the road.

Bearded Magazine Review LaFaro's 'Easy Meat'

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

Thumped Magazine Review Public Service Broadcast: 10

'All in all, an excellent little comp, very much worth checking out.'

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

Axis Of Play Volume Control

"Great variety of up-and-coming talent from across NI"

LaFaro Talk To Noise Addiction Magazine

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

Derry Journal Feature On STA's Tenth Birthday

“It is good that we now have a recording legacy to trade on, We have always worked hard so it’s good to look back after ten years and think, it’s working.” - Andrew

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”.