Dark Room Notes released their Choice Music Prize nominated debut We Love You Dark Matter on Good Friday 2009. Now, 3 years on, the follow-up is ready. Titled simply Dark Room Notes, the album will be released on Easter Monday 9 April and is preceded by the first single Baby Don’t Hurt Me No More. Recorded in Dublin in Starling Studios and produced by Ciaran Bradshaw, who also manned the desk for their debut, the single features an exerpt from Haddaway’s What Is Love. Other influences on the album span poet Tom French who has allowed a recording of one of his readings to feature, disco, house music, silent films about dinosaurs and of course the broody electronica for which DRN are best known. Written during and about the economic meltdown that has overtaken Europe since its inception, Dark Room Notes sees the band take a great step forward musically and artistically. Dark Room Notes will be launched with a headline show at the Twisted Pepper in Dublin on 7 April 2012, their! first Irish show in over a year, with European dates to follow.
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