Smalltown America

07 AUG 2014

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."From... Read On »
07 AUG 2014

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."90’s indie-rock is most certainly ‘in’ these days. Burning Alms a duo from Birmingham,... Read On »
25 APR 2014

Across The Line Reviews Our Krypton Son Live

Our Krypton Son comes into his own when he switches to piano, giving the sense of him being immersed in his own world, unaffected by the audience listening attentively.Tonight, at... Read On »
25 APR 2014

Culture Northern Ireland Reviews Sullivan & Gold 's Video 'Glory'

"It is an anthemic delight."Sullivan & Gold – GloryEmerging from a pleasingly healthy Derry~Londonderry music scene, which has thrust the likes of Soak and Little Bear into the spotlight of... Read On »
04 APR 2014

Our Krypton Son Weezer Cover

Chris McConaghy takes on the Weezer classic 'Buddy Holly' and converts it into a piece of pastoral pop. Shot in The Glassworks in Derry on an extremely cold March morning.Our... Read On »
26 FEB 2014

More Than Bullets And Bombs Features Jetplane Landing

"...nothing compares to watching them live. The energy emitted from this band is pretty unreal."Beat Those Monday Blues!Jetplane Landing are definitely the ones for this job. Mondays are, generally, shit... Read On »
17 JAN 2014

Jetplane Landing Feature In Chordblossoms Top 10 Albums Of 2013

NI Albums 2013 - #2 Jetplane Landing 'Don't Try'The revelation that Derry natives Jetplane Landing would be returning from their hiatus was treated like the second coming locally and boy... Read On »
09 JAN 2014

"Fool For Love Video" by 'Our Krypton Son' Features In Robmoro

'Our Krypton Son' perform "Fool For Love" from the soon released ‘A Graveyard of Stars’ mini album.Another video from the Smalltown America Record’s series, 'Our Krypton Son' perform "Fool For... Read On »
07 JAN 2014

Watch Our Krypton Son's New Video 'Can't Make you Come Back' On Robmoro

'Our Krypton Son' will release their latest single "Can’t Make You Come Back" on 16 December. The single is the first to be taken from the band’s forthcoming mini album... Read On »
14 NOV 2013

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."The foursome from... Read On »
17 OCT 2013

'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."Hey,... Read On »
08 JUL 2013

Liverpool Psych Fest Announce Full Music Programme

The Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia returns this September. This is the UK's largest celebration of psychedelic sub-culture.Liverpool Psych Fest celebrates artists operating at the cutting edge of today's global... Read On »
29 JUN 2013

Negative Pegasus Win At Brighton Music Awards

Delighted to announce that Negative Pegasus have been awarded the 'Best Band In Brighton' at the Brighton Music Awards.Unfortunately the band were unable to receive their award in person as... Read On »
21 MAY 2013 Gives 9/10 For A Live And Loud Neg Peg

Compelling, enthralling, bloody loud, I want more.'Negative Pegasus' are the sound of MBV’s Kevin Shields, Hawkwind’s Dave Brock and Neu!’s Klaus Dinger jamming the songs of Suicide (that band again),... Read On »
07 MAY 2013

Record Of The Week - Feldberg

We are delighted to announce that Feldberg's 'Don't Be A Stranger' has been selected as our record of the week.The duo’s singles ‘Don’t Be a Stranger’ and ‘Dreamin’ have turned... Read On »
28 MAR 2013

Desinvolt Reviews Mnemotechnic 'Awards'

"Syncopated sounds, associated with repeated guitar riffs, heady drums and a bass which gains momentum throughout the album, producing a doped electro rock which is powerful and captivating."As the new... Read On »
20 FEB 2013

French Blogspot Bandmachine Feature Mnemotechnic

"Epileptic in a classy way..."Mnemotechnic “A band that breaks wood”, as would be said in this very earthy part of France that is the very tip of Brittany.Epileptic in a... Read On »
18 FEB 2013

Drowned In Sound Review Mnemotechnic 'Awards'

'Awards' may well still be standing at the end of the year doing star jumps when other contenders run out of steam.A French trio from Brest, Mnemotechnic's debut plays out... Read On »
12 FEB 2013

Chordblossom Reviews Mnemotechnic's Awards

Mnemotechnic have treated us to a technically gifted and articulate album.After building up a strong head of steam in the live circuits in and around their native France and Belgium... Read On »
18 JAN 2013

Collective Zine Review 'Looming' By Negative Pegasus

"...But in a way I hope they are total rivals and hate each other. That would be a lot funnier."Is this the label ran by that band Jetplane Landing? Wikipedia... Read On »
25 OCT 2011

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... Read On »
11 AUG 2011

Feldberg Irish Video Sessions

Feldberg during their time in Ireland over the past few weeks managed to squeeze in some acoustic video sessions. Check them out below.Feldberg on All Gone Pop TV. The guys... Read On »
02 MAY 2011

Feldberg On Balcony TV - Dublin

Feldberg dropped by Balcony TV Towers during their Dublin tour yesterday. A quick pit stop which featured a live track and a bit of old fashioned craic! Feldberg dropped by... Read On »