Donnacha CostelloColorseries

Label:Minimise – min031
CD, Compilation
Style:Techno, Minimal, Ambient


1Orange A (CD Edit)6:04
2Grape A5:58
3Pistachio A8:01
4Grape B (CD Edit)9:12
5Opal Sessions7:33
6Blue B (CD Edit)6:02
7Rubine Red B (CD Edit)6:00
8Cocoa B (CD Edit)10:02
9Cocoa Sessions7:09
10Mustard B (CD Edit)6:11

Companies, etc.



Colorseries Equipment:
Akai MPC2000, Akain MPC3000, Apple PowerBook G4 400, ARP Odyssey Mk1, Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro, Claviar Nord Modular, Digidesign Pro Tools Free, Digigram Pocket XV, Ensoniq DP4, Mackie 24-8, Riccisoft Soundmaker, Roland Juno 60, Roland Juno MC-4, Roland SH-101, Roland TB-303, Roland TR-707, Roland TR-808, Roland TR-909, Samson Servo 170, Tascam DA20-MKII, Yamaha NS-10m.

Colorseries Influences:
Farley Jackmaster Funk, Steve Silk Hurley, Inner City, 808 State, FSOL, Orbital, Plastikman, F.U.S.E., Richie Hawtin, Aphex Twin, Autechre, The Black Dog, Lobe, LFO, Jack Tripper, Teste, Vapourspace, Maurizio, Basic Channel, Model 500, Baby Ford, Mark Broom, Mike Ink, The Modernist, Studio Eins, Thomas Brinkmann.

Track 1 originally released on Orange, 2004
Tracks 2, 4 originally released on Grape, 2004
Track 3 originally released on Pistachio, 2004
Track 5 is from the Opal recording sessions, 2004
Track 6 originally released on Blue, 2004
Track 7 originally released on Rubine Red, 2004
Track 8 originally released on Cocoa, 2005
Track 9* is from the Cocoa recording sessions
Track 10 originally released on Mustard, 2004

*Artifacts contained in master recording.

Tracks 5 and 9 are previously unreleased.

Recorded at Fifth Floor #2, Studio 23 and No.18.

P&C Minimise 2004. This compilation P&C Minimise 2007.

Released in 6-panel Digipak

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 80319 27662 0
  • Barcode: 880319276620
  • Matrix / Runout: CA MINIMISE031 @@ IFPI LY88 9/5/2007 6:39:12 PM 0000294209
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LY88
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 1215

Other Versions (5 of 7)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
New Submission
Colorseries (CD, Compilation, Promo, Card envelope)MinimiseMINIMISE031Germany2007
New Submission
Colorseries (20×File, FLAC, Compilation)FLACBOXnoneIreland2011
Complete Colorseries (20×File, ALAC, Compilation)Not On Label (Donnacha Costello Self-released)noneIreland2015
Complete Colorseries (20×File, MP3, Compilation, 320 kbps)Not On Label (Donnacha Costello Self-released)noneIreland2015
New Submission
Complete Colorseries (20×File, FLAC, Compilation)Not On Label (Donnacha Costello Self-released)noneIreland2015




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