APRIL 28th & 29th 2017


Distorted Perspectives 2017

Donegal will play host to its fourth annual alternative music and art festival, celebrating contemporary sound, psych and avant-garde art when Distorted Perspectives lands back in Letterkenny, Co. Donegal on 28th and 29th of April 2017.

This year's line-up includes a cross section of the top experimental and alternative acts from Ireland and the U.K., alongside one of the best live acts touring Europe at the moment, Finnish electronic space rock group K-X-P. We also welcome Will Carruthers (Spacemen 3 / Spiritualized) as our artist in residence at this years festival, performing and exhibiting his art throughout the weekend.

Since it's inception in 2014, Distorted Perspectives has played host to many memorable performances from international and local acts such as Damo Suzuki (Japan), Moon Duo (U.S.A), Hookworms (U.K), ZZZ's (Japan), BC Camplight (U.S.A), Ulrich Schnauss (Ger.), Cian Nugent (Ire.), Jeffrey Lewis (U.S.A), Wild Rocket (Ire.), and many more.


Regional Cultural Centre
Letterkenny, Co. Donegal


Friday to Saturday
April 28 to April 29

Moon Duo

Distorted Perspectives 2015

The ZZZs

Distorted Perspectives 2014

The Altered Hours

Distorted Perspectives 2014

Lineup 2017

Distorted Perspectives


Distorted Perspectives 2017

Fri. 28th April

K-X-P + Robocobra Quartet + Tuath + The Gatefolds

Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny / Time: 7.30pm / Admission €12

Late night DJ sets

Will Carruthers (Spacemen 3 / Spiritualized), Cathal MacGabhann (The Altered Hours), Distorted Perspectives DJ's and guests.

Cottage Bar, Letterkenny / Time: 11pm / Admission: Free

Sat. 29th April

exmagician + SlowPlace LikeHome + Hannah Peel + Scenery + Aul Boy

Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny / Time: 7.30pm / Admission €12

Playing the Bass with Three Left Hands

Book reading and Q&A with Will Carruthers (Spacemen 3 / Spiritualized)

Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny / Time: 3pm / Admission: Free

Music, Art &Vinyl

Live DJ sets from; Turn It On, Chromaticism, Art for Blind & Distorted Perspectives Collective. Free screen-printing workshops with PULLED and art showcase by GUM Collective and Will Carruthers.

Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny / Time: 4-7pm / Admission: Free

Disturbance Presents

A late night gig with Dublin's space rockers 'Free Sunshine Acid' and Derry's psychedelic punks 'The Barbiturates'.

No. 58, Letterkenny / Time: 11pm-Late / Admission: €4

Grab your ticket!

Tickets are also available from:
An Grianan Theatre Box Office, Letterkenny. +353 (0)74 9120777

Weekend Pass (RCC)


Friday 28th (RCC)


Saturday 29th (RCC)