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Listen | Check out High Elders’ ‘Stormbringer’

American experimental hip-hop artist Gentle Jones and Carlow based beat maker Auxiliary Phoenix collaborate together on their new project, High Elders. With their new track ‘Stormbringer’, High Elders deliver a manically paced stream of consciousness that rolls from swaggering hip-hop storytelling to full-on metal in the blink of an eye. Pulled forward by Gentle Jones pointed,…

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SXSW open applications to Irish artists for 2016

The application process for the next year’s SXSW music & film festival in Austin, Texas is now open for Irish acts. The legendary annual music festival will take place from Tuesday, March 15 through Sunday, March 20, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Previous Irish artists to have played SXSW include September Girls, Fight Like Apes, Meltybrains?, Buffalo…

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Naoise Roo – Twisted Pepper

Alternative-rock artist Naoise Roo celebrate the release of her debut album Lilith with a show at the Twisted Pepper in Dublin last Saturday night (June 27th).  The transition from the studio to the live realm can be a tricky one, indeed many acts fall foul of the disparity between the two, either by having a live sound…

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Silent Noise Parade, the Dyatonics & Loop Culture to play the Workman’s Club

The line-up for this July’s edition of the Gigonometry live music night at the Workman’s Club has been announced.  Playing the monthly indie showcase at the Dublin venue on Thursday, July 9th are: Limerick based four-piece Silent Noise Parade, indie-rock band the Dyatonics and indie-pop outfit Loop Culture. Tickets for Gigonometry Presents: Silent Noise Parade, The Dyatonics & Loop Culture at…

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The Mixed-Tape | Come On Live Long – Speak Up

In this edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Come On Live Long and their brand new track ‘Speak Up’. Following on from the slow isolated malaise of ‘Trough’, Come On Live Long’s latest offering take on a more rhythmical, hurried shape. Set against the group’s characteristically textural backdrop,…

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Photos | The North Sea – The Grand Social

Post-punk act the North Sea celebrated the release of their stunning debut album Anniversary (read TLMT’s review here) with a show at the Grand Social last night. Photographer Julie McCoy (juliemccoy.ie) was there to cover the event for the Last Mixed Tape. See photo gallery below.

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Photos | Body & Soul 2015 – Sunday

Body & Soul 2015 descended upon Ballinlough Castle, County Westmeath last weekend (Friday June 19th to Sunday 21st) providing a unique and lasting impression on festival goers with it’s wide array of artists and stages. Photographer Ciara Coyne was there to cover the event for the Last Mixed Tape. See Sunday’s gallery below.