Harmless Noise

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Friday, September 13th, 2013

Interview :: David Turpin

It’s a rainy afternoon in late August and a jacketless David is on the phone, waiting for me outside the offices of the Dublin Fringe Festival in Temple Bar when I scurry up and wordlessly offer some room under my umbrella while he finishes his call. A few minutes later, we’re ensconced in a quiet

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Monday, July 8th, 2013

Video :: CLU

Part of me struggled against posting this today, part of me said I may as well because there will be little change in my opinion no matter how long I wait. This is The Ghosts of Glass Boxes...

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Monday, July 1st, 2013

Festival :: 10 Days In Dublin

This week sees the start of arts fest 10 Days In Dublin. Kicking off tonight, the schedule is jam-packed with a huge array of events that incorporate a multitude of different art mediums, from creative writing, drama,...

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Friday, June 28th, 2013

News :: David Turpin

With a new website, a long overdue twitter account and four tracks streaming on Bandcamp, David Turpin is well and truly engaged in the preparation for his second album, We Belong Dead, due for release in September. A...

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Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Gig :: The Mutant Debs

Turning Down Sex are a noise riot of a band at the best of times and now, they have unveiled The Mutant Debs, a special meld of music and theatre as part of the 10 Days In...

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Monday, March 4th, 2013

News :: Siteation

This weekend was a low-budget affair but one of choice rather than necessity. I spent Thursday night at the Fallow Records launch at the Joinery and on Friday, headed to a new arts space called Siteation in...

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Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

News :: The Joinery

A venue as valuable as The Joinery should not struggle to stay open, but then, there are a lot of things in Ireland right now that are not as they should be. On Monday a Fundit campaign...

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Friday, January 25th, 2013

Album :: Abandon Reason

A few years ago Declan Kelly began experimenting with the acoustics of/in an abandoned car park seeping with seawater. The cavernous, dying space provided an eerie backdrop for performances by musicians of various experimental natures and resulted...

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Free Music :: The Hatch

Ooer. This trailer for The Hatch is a tease and really not enough. The point, I guess! The blurb goes straight to my heart: “an eerie ‘folk sci-fi’ telling the story of a fisherman and his son...

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