Conan Wynne, Anna Doran

Contour – Change Your Ways

Electro-pop duo Contour have unveiled their new music video for ‘Change Your Ways’. The song is taken from the group’s E.P. Chaos Theories. Directed by Chris Lynch, the video’s pulsing visual aesthetic glistens to the vibrancy of Contour’s electronic sound. Splicing animated images and effects with real life shots, Lynch’s direction fixates on analog connections and…

Lawman

Girl Band stream new single ‘De Bom Bom’

Dublin noise-rock act Girl Band are currently streaming their upcoming single ‘De Bom Bom’ ahead of its release this August. Following a pair of equally powerful recent single releases ‘Lawman’ and ‘The Cha Cha Cha’, Girls band will unleash their latest track ‘De Bom Bom’ on August 29th via independent record label Any Other City.…

Jack of Diamonds festival

Jack of Diamonds 2014 full line-up announced

The full line-up of acts performing at this year’s Jack of Diamonds Rhythm & Roots music festival has been announced. Taking place from Friday, August 15th to Sunday, August 17th across four indoor venues (The Button Factory, Sweeney’s Bar, The Grand Social & The Mercantile) and an outdoor stage (Shack of Diamonds) in Dublin city’s…

Kate's Party

Kate’s Party interview – Opening Scene

With the release of their début album Hollow alternative-rock act Kate’s Party identified themselves as one of the countries most promising emerging bands. Sarah Corcoran & Niamh Hanley met with the Last Mixed Tape recently ahead of their upcoming Whelan’s (August 2nd) show to talk about the group’s beginnings, evolving sound and future. “It started with me…

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The Amazing Snakeheads to headline the Grand Social

Glasgow garage-blues band the Amazing Snakeheades will headline a show at the Grand Social in Dublin on October 19th. Following a stellar set in Whelan’s last April, the Amazing Snakeheads will return to Dublin this Autumn, as part of their upcoming UK & Ireland tour in support of their first album Amphetamine Ballads. One of the most…

Sunsets

SunSets Disco Brunch & After party this Saturday

This Saturday, July 26th will see the SunSets Disco Brunch & After party take place at Mount Joy Square in Dublin. Hosted and curated by Homebeat’s Emmet Condon the charity event will be in held in aid of Soar (for more information visit soar.ie). Split into two parts, the show will begin with the Disco…