Travis Oaks

Travis Oaks announce upcoming tour dates

Dublin blues-rock act Travis Oaks have announced their upcoming live dates touring in support of their debut E.P. The group will not only play several venues across Ireland in the coming months, including a slot supporting indie-rock legends Aslan at The Cinema Stage, Old Castle Co. Meath on December 20th, but will also tour Scotland in…

Able Archer

Able Archer – The Trouble With Strangers

Able Archer provide an interesting yet deeply flawed E.P. with their latest record The Trouble With Strangers. Starting with a self-assured confidence, ‘Ghostmaker’ opens The Trouble With Strangers at a pulsating pace. With its hook based alternative-rock sound, the song works as a strong beginning to a record that will ultimately fail to reach the same dynamic…

Brian Casey

Brian Casey – Rain Songs

Songwriter Brian Casey provides an E.P. steeped in mood and atmosphere with his new record Rain Songs.  Opening with the melodic, country inflected feel of ‘Believe’, Brian Casey mature and crafted songwriting takes centre stage within the stylish production of Rain Songs. The E.P. continues to evolve throughout it’s five track running time, with Casey moving from…

Little Hours

Little Hours interview – In Time

Irish indie-folk duo Little Hours are set to headline a show at the Sugar Club this Thursday, November 27th following the release of their self-titled debut E.P. Recently John and Ryan spoke to the Last Mixed Tape about their first record and songwriting. “We had both been writing songs separately before we started Little Hours” says vocalist…

Warm Wars album cover

Staring at Lakes – Whelan’s

Post-rock influenced act Staring at Lakes celebrated the release of their debut album Warm Wars with a set in Whelan’s last Wednesday night.  Taking to the stage on a rain-soaked November night in Dublin, Staring at Lakes launched the release of their first album with a show that highlighted the harmonic depth and full sound of…