Dark Room Notes formed in Galway in 2006. Following the release of their first single “Love Like Nicotine” in 2007 they won the viewer’s choice poll on RTE TVs ‘Other Voices’. 2007 also saw the release of the critically acclaimed “Dead Start Program EP”, the lead track from which, “Shake Shake My Ceiling” ending up featured on the film “A Kiss for Jed Wood”.
2009 saw the release of their debut album “We Love You Dark Matter” which secured a nomination for the Choice Music Prize for best Irish Album of 2009 and the band subsequently signed to BBE Records who released their album internationally in 2010.
Dark Room Notes have played at SXSW, CMJ, Canadian Music Week and Popkomm, as well as touring in the US, Germany and UK, shows at Oxegen, Electric Picnic, Castlepalooza, Indiependance and Sea Sessions, and support slots with Kraftwerk, Robyn and Carl Craig. 2012 will see the release of their second album which promises a deeper, dancier, more electronic sound than before.