Depeche Mode / Dark Synthpop Nights in Dublin - Defying Culture Dublin

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Defying Culture is a Depeche Mode / dark synth pop night in Dublin. We aim to create a space for socializing in a friendly and musically familiar environment and by doing so, enriching the alternative scene and community. Defying Culture also offer support to local electronic bands by promoting and facilitating gigs. We're slowly getting wider recognition and looking forward to running on an even bigger scale in the future.

Crew: Defier (Founder / DJ / Promoter), Violator (Resident DJ), Bacana (Resident DJ)


23.08.2017 New section 'Recent Updates and News' has been added to the main page.
KuBO and PolyDROID have been added to the 'Scene' section.
02.09.2017 Poster for Depeche Mode Aftershow Party in The Button Factory has been added to the main page.
03.09.2017 Updated Embrace The Crisis section - new info and link to the band's YouTube channel.
12.09.2017 Added live gigs details for Tiny Magnetic Pets and Sleep Thieves.
06.11.2017 Added two Defying Culture events for 2018. More info soon.
06.11.2017 Added Sleep Thieves live gig.
16.11.2017 Slight changes in website design completed.
03.01.2018 Events section on main page updated.
22.01.2018 Events section on main page updated. Added gallery to Photos section.


Depeche Mode Global Spirit Party | 2018
Saturday, March 24th at 9PM - 2:30AM
Fibber Magees
80-81 Parnell St, Dublin, Ireland D1

Welcome to quarterly meeting of Depeche Mode fans in Fibber Magees.
Join us for over five hours of Depeche Mode music, including songs from the albums, remixes, live versions and of course our usual feature - audio / video projections. This time around we'll present you with a short live gig by Mark Plunkett aka Counterfeiter, who will perform classic Martin L. Gore songs. Mark is a singer and lyricist for Dublin based electronic band Embrace The Crisis. It happens to be a birthday of our man Mario Ramalho aka DJ Bacana and you are all invited to celebrate with him and taste his birthday cake! Early party-goers will get a chance to win some nice prizes too. See you there!

DJs: Defier, Bacana, Violator
Live gig: Mark Plunkett aka Counterfeiter
Mario's birthday cake: Cakefield Avenue

Depeche Mode v TBC Party 2018
Saturday, June 16th at 9PM - 2:30AM
Fibber Magees
80-81 Parnell St, Dublin, Ireland D1

Welcome to quarterly Depeche Mode fans meeting.
We're saying goodbye to slowly coming to an end, brilliant 'Global Spirit Tour'.
Come and join us!
More info closer to the event.

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