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Xpress Mag Reviews Die! Die! Die! Album Debut

"Sonically, it’s white-knuckle levels of intensity from go to whoa, with piercing cries and knife-edge guitar matched up to pummelling drums and earth-rumbling bass."

The Music Australia Rewiews Die! Die! Die! Album

"Those waves of coruscating guitars, tumbling melodic bass lines, pummelling drums."

The Mad Mackerel Feature USA Nails

With stripped back pulsating grooves, riffs and percussion married to a resolutely lo-fi sound, the influences of Neu, Sonic Youth, The Jesus Lizard and the Stooges are all present and correct.

Already Heard Feature Die! Die! Die! Video 'Get Hit'

New Zealand punks Die! Die! Die! have confirmed their new album, 'Swim' will receive a UK release through Smalltown America on October 6th.

End Of Summer Sale On Independent Music

Where the hell did the Summer go? Get up to 75% off on independentmusic.com!

Nothern Transmissions features USA Nails track 'Sometimes I'd Rather See It All'

There are clear nods towards the experimentalism of early Sonic Youth, the unrelenting grooves of Neu and the swagger of The Jesus Lizard.

Pre-Order Carnivores Album 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

Pre-Order your 12" vinyl now and receive an INSTANT MP3 version of entire album on checkout.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In September

From Sydney to Scotland, Smalltown Bands are storming the globe this month.

The Music Com Au Interwiews Die! Die! Die! Album

"We played like our lives depended on it. I think we still do but I kinda know that I’m gonna be playing music in a year, you know what I mean?"

Veri Live Interviews Die! Die! Die! Swim Album

"He has a very friendly goose called Gak, who influenced this album immensely."

Circuit Sweet Carnivores Debut Album And Video

"I’m not ashamed to admit that all my knowledge on philosophy comes from Wikipedia."

Van Guardred Magazine Interviews Die! Die! Die! Album Debut

"There were a few moments like that, but there were some really joyous moments as well."

New Signing: USA Nails

We are delighted to announce that the awesome USA Nails has joined the STA family.

USA Nails Release Video for 'Sometimes I'd Rather See It All'

USA Nails bursts onto the scene with their new video 'Sometime's I'd Rather See It All'

Last Years Girl Reviews Carnivores Single 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"“Let’s Get Metaphysical” [...] is a fully-fledged spitfire of a song which manages to capture the spirit of the trio’s raucous live performances while being intelligent and melodic enough to listen to while sitting at your desk"

Clash Music Premieres Carnivores Video 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

"Rising Scottish alt rock types..."

Circuit Sweet Feature Die! Die! Die!'s Album Pre-Order

Driven by an obstinate need to create and perform music, Die! Die! Die! unapologetically slap SWIM in your lap ten years since their very first shows.

Carnivores Release Single 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

Thrilled to announce that Carniovres first single is now available to purchase worldwide!

Carnivores Release New Video For 'Let's Get Metaphysical'

We are delighted to reveal the new Carnivores video, shot and directed by Cairn Michie in Glasgow.

The Audience Chats To Die! Die! Die!

Andrew Wilson of Die! Die! Die! joins us In The Bunker to talk about recording the new album 'Swim'.

Entertainment NZ Release Die! Die! Die! 'Get Hit' Video

"Swim is an 11 track opus formed from the wall-sweat of Europe’s best clubs, scratched off the tour van floor and from down the back of the couch-surfed accom."

Mess And Noise Reviews Die! Die! Die! Album

“Die! Die! Die! have always had the knack for creating dynamic music driven by tension.”

With Guitars Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim' Album

"'Swim is an 11-track opus formed from the wall-sweat of Europe’s best clubs, scratched off the tour van floor and from down the back of the couch-surfed accommodation."

Cheese On Toast Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim' Album

"Frantic fuzz, corrosive guitars, rolling baselines and breakneck pummelled drums."

Push To Fire Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim' Album

"It’s a release of control; the guitars soar and it manages to bring it’s own brand of melody to the fray, whilst providing an unrelenting pace"

Blank Gold Coast Reviews Die! Die! Die! 'Swim' Album

"Have always balanced melody and song structure alongside sheer punk thrash."

No Brainer Reviews Burning Alms 'In Sequence'

"From the blaring 30 second intro of sampled noise, its clear that this record is on a different level from the instant, almost pop-like charm of their previous bands."

Pre-Order Die! Die! Die!'s New Album

SWIM, the bands fifth studio album, is now available to pre-order on heavy weight, two-tone coloured vinyl.

Fame Magazine Features Die! Die! Die! 'Get Hit' Video

"The tune talks about fighting your demons, fending off an invisible opponent, and while he catches a few blows to the face, he is ultimately left standing…"

Soundsphere Features Die! Die! Die 'Get Hit' Video

Die! Die! Die! will be releasing their fifth album.

Die! Die! Die! Release New Video "Get Hit"

NZ Rockers Die! Die! Die! have just dropped the video to their latest single ‘Get Hit’.

Sound Of Violence Reviews Burning Alms

"Since nature abhors a vacuum, lack of sound depth, handicap usual duets rock, makes up for this extremely battery, and cause of hyper inventive guitar."

Cheese On Toast Interviews Die! Die! Die On 'Get Hit' Video

Cheese on Toast interviews Andrew and Michael and sneak peeks at new music video.

Tonedeaf Features Die! Die! Die! 'Get Hit' Video

“I used to have, have these dreams of smashing you face in with a brick.”

Under The Radar Feature Die! Die! Die!'s 'Get Hit' Video

"Ultimately the track speaks to fighting your demons which has been illustrated by a boxer fending off an invisible opponent, and while he catches a few blows to the face he is ultimately left standing."

"Our Practice Room" [Carnivores]

Here's the inside scope on Carnivores band practice. This is strictly not for friends or girlfriends... Screw that!

Normans Records Reviews Burning Alms Album

"Such thrilling all-over-the-bloody-shop style, flat out rockers mix with drifting interludes, folky waltzes and garagey lo-fi fun."

Clicky Clicky Music Reviews Burning Alms

"Ultimately makes Burning Alms' debut such a resounding success is its ability to balance myriad sounds and styles in such a way as to evoke a singularly rich musical identity."

Burning Alms 'In Sequence' In Store Now!

From start to finish it's a consummate work of noisy beauty.

Die! Die! Die!'s 'SWIM' Coming Soon

Pre-Order SWIM from the 15th August.

Carnivores Announce Tour Dates

We are delighted to reveal Carnivores upcoming tour dates. Get yourselves to a show near you.

Artrocker review and stream 'In Sequence'

There are moments when you can’t quite place where the brutal, industrial noises might be originating from, but that only serves to make the catchy rock ’n’ roll melodies a tad more addictive.

Smalltown Bands On Tour In August

We love that STA bands are constantly performing across the world. This month we see Burning Alms launch their new album in the UK and Die! Die! Die! launch their fifth album 'SWIM' in New Zealand.

NZ Herald Interviews Die! Die! Die!

"It's our most effortless album, writing-wise, I'm really proud of it, it's got a lot of energy around it. It's fun, it seems positive."

Drowned In Sound Reviews Burning Alms

"Parts of In Sequence sound like they may have been recorded in a toilet or worse, but this is music with integrity, from the heart, from the soul, and with intent."

Echoes And Dust Reviews Burning Alms Album

"Burning Alms are making really great music and are deserved of a wider audience, which probably won’t happen, but for those of us who know…"

Altdialogue Reviews Burning Alms Debut Album

"In Sequence is a superb debut album, there’s a feel of freedom and exploration."

Hare and Hounds Kings Heath Features Burning Alms New Show

"Burning Alms launch debut album 'In Sequence' on Friday 1st August"

Doubtful Sounds Feature Die! Die! Die!'s Tour

"Damn fine rolling serrating verses."

NZ Music Commission Feature Die! Die! Die!'s Tour

"Eputation as one of the most visceral bands regularly touring Europe and the UK."