Harmless Noise

A music blog from Ireland.

Harmless Noise



Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

News :: Community Skratch Games

Seven years strong, Galway’s own DIY hip hop festival the Community Skratch Games is back this weekend and I’m going out to Galway to experience it all firsthand. Borne of the Vince Mack Mahon crew’s shared affinity for turntablism and sampling, beats and rhymes, classic vibes and forward-thinking artistic advancement, the free three-day event is

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Saturday, November 5th, 2011

Flyer :: Kabdriver / Lemonada / SertOne

Listen up. I posted about the excite of Sert One and Simon Bird’s gig tonight. Now I have to draw your attention to the companion show of sorts that will be going down at Twisted Pepper later...

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Friday, September 9th, 2011

Free Music :: Luke B

Free music today comes from DJ and hip hop beatmaker Luke B who’s just released the DJ Dweeb Beat Tape Vol. 1 on the Loud Mouth Collective. Having fallen in love with sampling music as a teen,...

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Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Gig :: Block T’s Big Bash

Happy birthday to Block T, the alternative arts space in Smithfield that has hosted some great gigs in recent months. They celebrate the first anniversary as a venue this Friday 1 July and are doing it in...

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Friday, November 19th, 2010

News :: Heavy Reel

Liking this a lot. Heavy Reel is a new Irish electronic label launching in December, run by Beat 102-103‘s Darren Rice and Ceol Eire‘s Djamel. Here’s the first release, M9 by Darren with a Donnacha Costello remix ...

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Thursday, October 28th, 2010

Interview :: Melodica Deathship

As longshoremen who are tied to terra firma but hold a deep affinity for the sea and its secrets, Melodica Deathship are a strange band and unapologetic with it. Together for three years in which time they...

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Monday, March 29th, 2010

Flyer :: Halogen

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Sunday, November 1st, 2009

Re-Interview: Super Extra Bonus Party

“Ah FFS!” me: …? gavinelsted: Sorry! Lunchtime and it’s pissing down…the one free hour I get a day and it’s raining! me: Rodrigo won’t have this problem in Brazil! gavinelsted: Fuckin’ right. I’ll hop in a case...

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