The Ambience Affair
Meath, County Dublin
The Ambience Affair is comprised of a Vocalist/Guitarist Jamie Clarke,and a drummer called Marc Gallagher.In 2010, bassist Yvonne Ryan joined the set-up.
They originally formed when Jamie had been playing and writing alone up until two years ago, then he met Marc in the music shop they both work in.Marc came to one of his solo gigs and they then decided to form the band.
The songs are generally comprised by layering looped guitars,keyboards and vocals combining them with driving rhythms.They've supported Field Music,Bell X1, Villagers,Peter Broderick,Jape & Fight Like Apes among many others and have released their second EP called 'Patterns'. They are currently in the studio working on their debut album and hope to release it in later in the year.
Their song 'Parting Patterns' was recently placed in an episode of CSI:NY.
"We're just trying to make music that is as good as the songs we listen to.If you have listened to our tracks, bought either of our EP's, watched the videos or come to any of our gigs,thank you. Expect to hear plenty more from us.... "
'Urgent, original and compelling stuff.' - Paul McLoone , Today FM
'Haunting, urgent and beautiful songs from a band with time & talent on their side.' - Jenny Huston, 2FM
'Stunning...four songs here, each one an organic, handcrafted gem. Chris Jones, AU Magazine