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Irish electronic producer and performer Chymera/ @MerrinKarras.

512 Following   2,422 Followers   846 Tweets

Joined Twitter 12/13/10


@sunilsharpe I had a great gig on the Stubnitz in Amsterdam many years ago. I think it's still floating around somewhere.This is a spectacular set. Sterac from Movement 2019: https://t.co/btArEaVZv4
8/16
2019
@eric_cloutier @Ableton More fun fax - when the temperature of your computer is too high it throttles the cpu too.… https://t.co/LNfkvBZQI9
8/13
2019
Just spent a week in Skardu, north Pakistan. Source of the Indus, nestled in the Himalayas. Truly one of the most b… https://t.co/yads5B8cuG
7/27
2019
@decentbirthday Try German small ads (kleinanzeigen). Once had a guy trying to barter a tent for my Strymon timeline 😂
7/17
2019
@asip Bandcamp for albums and more niche stuff. Beatport for single tracks and browsing is much better.
7/11
2019
@JessicaValenti Oh wow, those are really good with some garlic and butter. Shallow fry them for 2 mins. Yum
7/10
2019
@blackknoll I know! My entire teenage years up until early 20’s were intense metal years. Still love those classic… https://t.co/Cg6kS50TQa @blackknoll True. it has a couple of tracks which I'd happily listen to now and again, but yes it was the beginnin… https://t.co/kytyv8RXSu @blackknoll Let’s put it this way - Metallica are one of my favourites bands yet they have not released a single th… https://t.co/DBpt9frVEt
7/3
2019
@ivanvarian Flying home tomorrow!
6/28
2019
So nice to be in Ireland right now - 21 degrees, incredible food especially seafood, seafront cycles in Cork. I pit… https://t.co/2sX6FIH814
6/26
2019
@asip Yep indeed. One of the David Gray albums has a hidden track in the pre gap
6/24
2019
@blackknoll Dammit! Sorry to hear. I've been using these for years: https://t.co/L69CdiTC42 Seems they are now unav… https://t.co/ynZwAOMxdK
6/23
2019
@pearseohalloran Left!
6/15
2019
@eric_cloutier @steve_bug And this just popped up on my feed on fb https://t.co/kDjv8zykSi @eric_cloutier @steve_bug Agreed. If you're cycling on the footpath you don't have a right to ding the bell. I cycl… https://t.co/R1p0yY3zPb
6/13
2019
@asip But which format is it?
6/11
2019
Enjoying this stunning album with this stunning view https://t.co/4ZHie9mdZS https://t.co/6LYRWtVKhT
6/8
2019
@residentadvisor Great news. I had some of my favourite gigs ever in Cafe Capital!
6/5
2019
Finally getting my collection on Bandcamp: https://t.co/Vjr2VBlGef
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5/26
2019
@Jozef_K_DJ @thomasragsmusic @DarkoEsser 🥳
5/20
2019
@bennyrodrigues Ps. I thought it would have been too obvious to put a 😉 in there, but in case it wasn't obvious 😉.… https://t.co/VZdszsdOG6
5/19
2019
@bennyrodrigues Never heard of any of these places. You’re obviously making them up to seem important.
5/18
2019
@scifixicano Can’t wait to check it out
5/17
2019
@ikonika With you 100%. These days I’d rather sell less music but do it all myself than have to endlessly contact l… https://t.co/sc6GdQtY01
5/13
2019
@Jozef_K_DJ It's easy to set up a filter in any email client so that all promos get sent there. Then they can be ea… https://t.co/hzgCebwWQM @Jozef_K_DJ While I sympathise with those (like me) who are sent 100's of unsuitable promos each week, I agree that… https://t.co/p01rVERKat
5/10
2019
@blackknoll @stevemoore2600 Steve is the DON!
5/9
2019
My very first vinyl release (made back in 2002 - released 2005), is now available on Bandcamp. Electro.… https://t.co/bKBAgKmqXq
5/8
2019
@RiskyAcademics Haha great to hear! I will be releasing several new things this year. both as chymera and as Merrin… https://t.co/7oJtHIqypg
5/7
2019
@Shinedoe 🔥
5/3
2019
.@valhalladsp Delay is simply one of the greatest delays ever made. So much lushness. Not surprising considering ho… https://t.co/O6oIpVo6yp
4/29
2019
@noisey_music She's being quite generous with your hair
4/26
2019
@noisey_music YOU NO COOL GUY!!! @sup_kid I only have sparkling red eyes for youThrowback to 15 years ago. Younger, moderately more hair, and apparently a good guy. https://t.co/fzlZ7mTeDL @iron_curtis Is it bad that I legit have no idea who any of these djs are? Fuck, 6 months not keeping up to date wi… https://t.co/kTiguYaiyn
4/20
2019
@Apartment_rec @conorldisco @splitradix @sunilsharpe True. Vinyl definitely gives it more push and visibility. As C… https://t.co/JscLgtY0je @conorldisco @splitradix @sunilsharpe --> the label is trustworthy, then yes, they stand to make some wedge. But ot… https://t.co/PxQ7RhByAF @conorldisco @splitradix @sunilsharpe I'll counter with this: paying money through bandcamp is the only sure way to… https://t.co/yvax3vkMSC
4/14
2019
@groovmekanik True! Respect. @_loscil_ I name everything epic - Epic pads, epic chords, epic arp, epic drone, epic drone again, even epicer drone. Etc
4/11
2019
.@soundtoys are running a spring sale right now. I just bought Decapitator - fantastic saturation plugin. https://t.co/7Gk08rD0xh @eric_cloutier Hahahahaha. not at all. I'm a good multitasker. ;) @eric_cloutier Exactly yeah. For instance today's my day off, which I spend making music from dawn til dusk when not nattering on twitter ;) @eric_cloutier But glad that you are doing ok gig-wise... it is indeed such a buzz to have a solid schedule lined u… https://t.co/hivqWe7XKl @eric_cloutier It was difficult at the beginning for me, but when I look at my output from the previous three years… https://t.co/iwCuej1094 @thomasragsmusic Indeed! I'd love to break into the audio work world too. Working at Ableton is very cool indeed. I… https://t.co/98wrquY25i @bengomori The thing is that we see all these outwardly successful DJ's on social media every day with rammed gig s… https://t.co/6Hpypk1Qvl--> Having a job and being a musician is nothing to be ashamed of! If more people admitted that they can’t support… https://t.co/bOB4WDEWAk--> mainly here in Berlin (which I’m incredibly thankful for). My attitude towards music has changed a lot too. I’v… https://t.co/hgzga5BZoo--> with my own perceived “failure” as a professional musician. Three years on I’m proud to be working at a great c… https://t.co/McLriQr17tSomething that we in the music industry are very reluctant to admit: hands up who DJs/produces and has a dayjob or… https://t.co/TRPHDByOBG
4/10
2019
I wrote this piece on behalf of @giveusthenight. Is on the current state of Irish nightlife with a background to ou… https://t.co/ASTtBBt8VH
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4/5
2019
One year ago today Daso left this earth. Myself and various other friends of his put some words down about him. (Ge… https://t.co/2zwwTOqnFX
4/2
2019
@rodmalmok Slight shades of Gatex. Love it!
4/1
2019
@thomasragsmusic I love that’s there two different time formats
3/30
2019
@manoletough Beast of a track!
3/29
2019
@guardian Like humans?
3/28
2019
@pachucotrax Glad it found its way to you!
3/26
2019
@djchloeharris Mixing is something I've been seriously investing time in over the last years, but I'm still nowhere… https://t.co/D3Ww4LYqPP
3/23
2019
@noisey_music @HEDDaudio Aldi Birkenstocks. Every techno producer’s secret weapon
3/15
2019
I've re-released by 2008 track "Valerian" (with Orlando Voorn remix). Comes with a fresh mixdown and new artwork. A… https://t.co/4eECd5CVl9
3/13
2019
Formative album for me too https://t.co/8bZGtubxoiSo happy with my new @HEDDaudio Type 07 monitors. Many thanks for the recommendations. I’m hearing details in my mu… https://t.co/TuMX1BB1VX @Pirano_Dj Thank you indeed. Glad you dig it
3/8
2019
@truncate_la Probably whatever email client you use has a similar filtering option. I highly recommend it :) @truncate_la Gmail filter —> emails with word “promo” —> dedicated folder —> mark as “read”, so OCD me doesn’t frea… https://t.co/riNZSSudAu
3/1
2019
Of course that's not my ENTIRE discography - just the ones that I have the rights or permission to post. But more r… https://t.co/cMROVcFmNxI'll be adding tons more stuff soon including some brand new releases. Every little bit helps in this day and age,… https://t.co/h2jM18AhrlMy full digital discography is available on @Bandcamp currently for €15.93. 9 digital releases, incl rarities not a… https://t.co/KdPgYQ8SaV @noisey_music @ivanvarian @dublinbarista There are cases where the exposure is good and viable, but then there are… https://t.co/dp2f81tx1n @ivanvarian @dublinbarista Ah “exposure”. That old chestnut
2/28
2019
@rrose1921 Shots of feet up on Rimowa suitcase at airport. Number 4.5
2/25
2019
@Ripperton Classic track! Say it right also great
2/22
2019
@EamonnD1 Great stuff Eamonn!
2/20
2019
@dontbeafraid I've noticed now in the last 3 or 4 years of releases that they haven't really helped my bookings at… https://t.co/gXGVuNUd4M
2/19
2019
@eric_cloutier I’ve been toying with setting up a label for a year now. Seriously considering doing something I nev… https://t.co/soiao7mrsW
2/16
2019
If you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life, because there’s no longer a viable revenue stream to… https://t.co/qjVc10ctO1
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2/6
2019
@blackknoll Or drop some on the floor for your dog.
1/29
2019
@ChandlerShort @DeanMuhsin @capitalkpics
1/16
2019
@LoriScaccoMusic Looking forward to your next releases
1/12
2019
One of my current favourites: @LoriScaccoMusic - Desire Loop. Just noticed that it's almost entirely devoid of reve… https://t.co/ZeHM1ekk1P
1/11
2019
@sunilsharpe It's absolutely insane. Unfortunately I don't send enough CDs to justify setting up a business account… https://t.co/C5og9j3I9DUpdate: the massive hike applies mainly to CDs. They could formerly be sent up to a weight of 500g for €3.70. Vinyl… https://t.co/uSFnszCMi5Shocked to discover that @DeutschePostDHL almost tripled the cost of sending a CD since beginning of the year. What… https://t.co/kPYheD6GK0
1/8
2019
@pachucotrax Love it - one of my favourite books ever. Great recommendation, more like this ;)Things I read recently: Nk Jemison - The Fifth Season: epic sci-fi/fantasy mix Gerald Brenan - South From Granada:… https://t.co/qFHtU1uypEPlease hit me with your book recommendations. I tend to read sci-fi and history the most but open to any suggestions.
1/7
2018
The sheer amount of great music available on @Bandcamp is almost overwhelming. I'm grateful for all these end of ye… https://t.co/S800Qol1HF
12/19
2018
@SamMcQueenMuzak @delsinrecords Thanks for the great music! :) @fieldrec @Bandcamp It's a beauty!
12/18
2018
@MARTYN3024 Both of those things can co-exist IMO. There's nothing wrong with wanting to get paid for the music you… https://t.co/Dhf16syOn8Just a couple months late to the party on this, but the most recent @tim_hecker album "Konoyo" is 🔥 https://t.co/eyWt9TQNO7
12/10
2018
@blackknoll Making bad ambient is easy. Making good ambient is something that takes time. Every day I hear incredib… https://t.co/BKmbsucjEN @blackknoll Great artists are capable of using whatever tools at their disposal (from cheap hardware, ableton, a gu… https://t.co/VrJpOgnFjo
12/9
2018
@wataigarashi I hope I can! If so, see you there 😉 @wataigarashi Oooh, if I only I could stay up late on my nights off... @gregdowlingdj @ambivalent Thanks greg. I'm going to demo the HEDD stuff next week!
12/8
2018

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