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Little Bear Releases New Video

"Night Dries Like Ink" is from Little Bear's double A-Side and was shot and edited by Missing Piece Film.

Our Krypton Son Studio Session "Fool For Love" Feat. Sullivan & Gold

Sullivan & Gold joins Our Krypton Son for a lovely studio rendition of "Fool For Love" from upcoming mini album.

New Sullivan & Gold Session Video

Sullivan & Gold deliver a more stripped back version of their album closer and forthcoming single “Glory” on this live session clip.

Our Krypton Son Releases New Single

"Can't Make You Come Back" is the first single to be taken from Our Krypton Son's forthcoming mini album 'A Graveyard Of Stars'.

Our Krypton Son "I See A Sadness" Session Video

Another beautiful video from Our Krypton Son filmed in Smalltown America Studio, Derry. Edited by Paul Brown and his team from In Your Steps.

Culture NI Interview Sullivan & Gold

Meet Derry~Londonderry Duo Sullivan & Gold. Ben Robinson of the talented two-piece on vocal harmonies and comparisons with Simon & Garfunkel.

Gigape Features Our Krypton Son's NEW Video

'Can't Make You Come Back' is the first single to be taken from Our Krypton Son's forthcoming mini album 'A Graveyard Of Stars'.

Chordblossom Reviews Sullivan & Gold's Debut Album

“For Foes” has many incredible individual tracks (Run Faster, Changing, Jigsaws, People Talk, Don’t stand in Line among others) and brilliant lyricism which match or exceed that standard of previous songs by this pair."

The Daily Mirror Reviews Sullivan & Gold's Debut Album

"Attempting those tricky falsettos live on the radio was a brave move but both of them knocked it out of the park."

Sullivan & Gold Free Christmas Download "O Night Divine"

To welcome the season Sullivan & Gold have recorded their version of the Christmas Hymn "O Holy Night".

Our Krypton Son "Pretty Paper" Session Video

A festive treat from the pen of Willie Nelson.

Little Bear Perform At Other Voices Dingle 2013

On Saturday 7th December Little Bear will be performing not once but twice at Dingle's Other Voices Festival.

Sullivan & Gold Session On RTE Arena Show

On Wednesday 27th November S&G joined Seán Rocks in the RTE Radio 1 Arena studio to talk about their new album 'For Foes' and perform "Run Faster" live.

Our Krypton Son Releases Video For Next Single

Thanks to Tristan Crowe for another beautiful video for Our Kryptons Son's upcoming single "Can't Make You Come Back" out 16th December.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In December

STA bands never stop, even at Christmas. Bands on tour this month include Sullivan & Gold, Little Bear, Our Krypton Son & Axis Of.

Sullivan & Gold Album Launch Show

S&G's launch show was held in the quaintest little thatched cottage in Derry's craft village on 23rd November. Relive the moments with these beautiful photos courtesy of PIGMINTFILM.

Jetplane Landing Release NEW Video

"Beat Generation... Ha!" is the second single from JPL's fourth studio album 'Don't Try'.

The Sunday Times Reviews Sullivan & Gold's Debut Album 'For Foes'

"If sumptuous and carefully crafted songs are your thing, 'For Foes' will make for a pleasing listen."

Big Cheese Features An Album Review For MTC

"They've got a knack for creating melody in amongst the general post-punk stew with opening track 'All That We Can' featuring a killer chorus."

A Superb Review From Gigape For Sullivan & Gold

" A smattering of vocal layering for effect here and there is used for underlining the depth being heard, rather than cause roars of audience approval, as essentially one voice expresses the heart-felt emotions the music effortlessly evokes."

Hotpress Features An Interview With Sullivan & Gold

"For Foes, the debut album from Sullivan & Gold is not, praise be, a record over-burdened with angst and look-at-me theatrics. Yes, it swells and pulses. However, it's subtle too, even slippery in places - with interesting shades and detours and, most significantly, and atypical lyrical approach."

Sullivan & Gold Interview With Fame Magazine

"We really want to play in alternative spaces, so at the minute our first three gigs to promote the album are in a thatched cottage, a bookshop and a renovated church! I’m excited about playing in these kinds of places."

Golden Plec Review Sullivan & Gold's Album 'For Foes'

"...quite an impressive effort from the Derry lads."

Jetplane Landing Fourth Studio Album Reviewed By Culture Northern Ireland

"Releasing an album after six years of silence is a calculated risk, but Jetplane Landing did their sums a long time ago and decided that money doesn’t matter."

Jetplane Landing Feature In Chordblossoms Podcast

Tune in at 39 minutes!

Jetplane Landing Win No.1 Spot In Anything Everything's Top 10 Albums Of July

"The most clear winner we’ve had this year."

'Call Upon The Author' Reviews JPL In London

"The energy in the crowd is matched on stage, with guitarists Andrew Ferris and Cahir O’Doherty pulling their best rock shapes to go with their trademark melodic wall of noise."

Sullivan & Gold Release Session Video No.2

This extra special video session "Don't Stand In Line" was filmed and directed by PIGMINTFILM in Gerald Maguire's workshop; a local artist from Castlerock.

Sullivan & Gold Release Video Session for "Run Faster"

Shot and directed by PIGMINTFILM in Ruth's Bakery in Castlerock.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In November

STA bands are working hard on the road once again this month; including Axis Of, More Than Conquerors, Sullivan & Gold and Our Krypton Son.

Axis Of Session On XFM

Tune in to John Kennedy's X-Posure show tonight (Thursday) between 10pm - 1am for a session from the band and a live chat!

Halloween Sale Now On

For one day only, IndependentMusic are offering 30% off all Smalltown America products [LP/CD/Digital].

Jetplane Landing & Axis Of Feature As Past And Present STA Acts Are Nominated For Industry Award

Multiple acts from our past and present roster are considered for Northern Irish album of the year award. Read more in the Daily Mirror.

Daily Mirror Feature More Than Conquerors Ahead Of Their Biggest Tour Yet

"Delighted for Belfast four-piece More Than Conquerors, who sold out The Limelight on Monday for the launch of their debut album 'Everything I've Learnt'."

Daily Mirror Advise Readers To Attend Little Bear Shows

"They're the most exciting, talented and downright super sound band we've come across in an absolute age."

Little Bear Impressed Live Reviewers Bands NI At The Limelight 2, Belfast

"As they left the stage I knew, and the crowd knew, that this is a band channeling a buzz that Northern Irish music hasn’t seen in recent years. Tragically... We must now play the cruel waiting game for their debut album. We’re in for a treat, so we are."

Daily Mirror Give Little Bear High Praise

"A gig they did at The Black Box earlier in the year, remains the finest hour of entertainment I've witnessed in 2013"

The Metaphorical Boat Feature Sullivan & Gold's Track 'Lonely' In Their Northern Ireland Round-up

"The song has great harmony vocals, and is made even more notable by containing a piano line that in places seems more in keeping with a house track than a song of the folksy variety."

BBC's Across The Line Promote Sullivan & Gold's Upcoming 'For Foes' Album Release And Tour

"Sullivan and Gold are gearing up for the release of their debut album ‘For Foes’ this winter. Fans can get their hands on a glittering gold 12" vinyl copy or the traditional CD will also be available."

Fame Magazine Promote Sullivan & Gold's Free Download Of 'People Talk'

"The perfect accompaniment to falling in or out of love."

Chordblossom Feature 'For Foes' Album By Sullivan & Gold

"Their debut album will be released on Smalltown America on November 4th on both CD and 12? Vinyl formats... Watch the video, shot by Polish Director Cz?owiek Kamera."

Across The Line Announce The Release Date Of Sullivan & Gold's New Album

"Sullivan & Gold will release their debut album, 'For Foes' on November the 4th."

Journalist RobMoro Gives His Thoughts Ahead Of The Release Of Sullivan & Gold's Album 'For Foes'

"The initial preview of this album holds promise for Sullivan & Gold. No doubt we’ll be hearing more about them when their album launches on November 22nd."

Golden Plec Feature Sullivan & Gold's New Video 'Run Faster'

"'Run Faster' is the first single from Sullivan & Gold’s debut album ‘For Foes’."

The Ruckus Grabbed STA Founder/Jetplane Landing Front Man For A On Tour Interview

"I caught up with, guitarist/vocalist, Andrew Ferris to discuss the band's time away, how the new record came about, the state of the post-hardcore scene in the UK and how Cahir's hectic schedule affects the band."

Derry Journal Feature Local Band Jetplane Landing's New Album

"Andrew [Ferris] reveals... “It’s actually the longest period of recording we’d ever gone through. Hopefully that’s reflected in the album.” Judging by the fact that Kerrang Magazine gave ‘Don’t Try’ a blistering 5/5 album review last week, that’s certainly the case!"

Jetplane Landing Feature In Hotpress With Album 'Don't Try'

"Some album news now and a big welcome back to Derry's Jetplane Landing who end a six-year absence with the excellent Don't Try. It is their first with new drummer Craig McKean (Fighting With Wire)."

Welsh Music Journalists Tales From The Middle 8 Review Jetplane Landing's Visit To Cardiff

"It was a pleasure to have JPL back in Cardiff and playing on such great form; this was a set of winners played with style and heart and it made us all realise how much we’d missed seeing them play."

Jetplane Landing's Album 'Don't Try' Reviewed By Keep It Fast

"Jetplane Landing’s 'Don’t Try' is a blast of wild, emotive raw power, crackling with energy and zeal.. Sounds like – Bones of our fathers, maggots (getting off my turf), magnetic sea pulling me under, a Jetplane Landing."

We Are Noise Reviews Axis Of, More Than Conquerors And Jetplane Landing's Visit To Dublin

"I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, this band should have been huge, they’ve got a message, they’ve got hooks, they’ve got riffs and you can bet your life on it that they’ve got songs. Jetplane Landing, first class all the way!"