thirty three – 45

'thirtythree-45' is an art, sound and live event initiative run by artist Brian Hegarty and based in Drogheda Co Louth. The aim of thirtythree-45 is to curate and present the work of innovative artists , promoting creativity and artistic exploration while creating connections between sound and visual practices. 'thirtythree-45' releases music and soundart in various limited edition physical formats, including cassette , vinyl, lathe cuts and cdrs.

'thirtythree-45' also publishes 'DRAG ACID' a series of full colour visual art zines that gives invited artists space to present their work in a publication format. Each zine comes with an accompanying cdr of music made by the artist or the artist in collaboration with other musicians.

Issue 6 - The dream of reason brings forth monsters - Nurse with Wound

Issue 5 - A fire in the sky - Diarmuid MacDiarmada

Issue 4 - Always check the mail - Sarah La Puerta

Issue 3 - A hunger blowing up from the inland - Conor McMahon

Issue 2 - Still time left to destroy the memories - Jason O Reilly

Issue 1 - All as it seems - Brian Hegarty

Other recent releases include a vinyl Lp by Dublin psyche rockers 'Afterwardness'. Available at

Live events have included concerts by innovative musicians such as renowned avant gardists Nurse with wound , sound innovator Sonic Boom, multi instrumentalist Thor Harris and the legendary MC5 guitarist and activist Wayne Kramer .

More information is available on the website.

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You can also stream 'The Augmented Ear' an experimental internet music station by thirtythree-45 or tune in from internet radio platforms


'thirtythree-45' works independently , in partnership and in collaboration.