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Electric Picnic 2016 | Electric Arena, Cosby Tent & more stage times

The latest wave of stage times for Electric Picnic 2016 have just come through today with the Electric Arena & Cosby Tents included. Electric Picnic 2016 will take place in Stradbally, County Laois from Friday, September 2nd to Sunday, September 4th. The festival itself is SOLD-OUT. See TLMT’s full Electric Picnic 2016 guide – here The timetables and artist running order for […]

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Dilly Dally to play the Workman’s Club

Canadian alternative-rock act Dilly Dally are set to play the Workman’s Club in Dublin this Wednesday night. Taking place at the Dublin venue this Wednesday (August 31st) the gig will see Dilly Dally continue to tour their critically acclaimed debut album Sore, which garnered the group comparisons to Sonic Youth, Pixies and the Distillers. Speaking about the lyrical content of Sore, vocalist […]

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Conor Oberst to play the Bord Gais Energy Theatre

American singer-songwriter Conor Oberst formerly of Bright Eyes will play a solo Dublin show next year. Taking place on Sunday, February 5th, the gig will be Oberst first Irish show in four years and will see him touring his eagerly awaited solo album Ruminations which is due out on October 14th. Speaking about his forthcoming L.P. Conor Oberst says: “I wasn’t expecting to […]

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Playlist | TLMT’s guide to Electric Picnic 2016

Electric Picnic 2016 will finally descend upon Stradbally Hall, County Laois this weekend. With a simply awesome line-up set to perform over the three days, TLMT has delved deep and come with its must see acts at this year’s festival.  See below for TLMT’s Guide to Electric Picnic 2016 playlist and festival site map. Full stage times – here. Main Stage: […]

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Electric Picnic 2016 | Stage times

Electric Picnic 2016 is just over the horizon and with only days to go the stage times have been announced. Electric Picnic 2016 will take place in Stradbally, County Laois from Friday, September 2nd to Sunday, September 4th. The festival itself is SOLD-OUT. See below for the full timetable and running order on the main stage, Body & Soul, Other […]

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Photo | Hardly Strictly Acoustic Festival 2016

Hardly Strictly Acoustic Festival 2016 took over the Ivy in Naas last weekend including sets from The 4 Of Us, Hvmmingbyrd, Elly D and more. TLMT was there to cover Saturday’s festivities.  Click and scroll to see the full gallery below. All photos by Stephen White. For more information on Hardly Strictly Acoustic Festival visit hardlystrictlyacoustic.

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The Mixed-Tape | Soulé – Love No More

In this week’s edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Soulé and her latest single ‘Love No More’. The ambitious R&B meets electroinca sound of ‘Love No More’ provides a perfectly set soundscape for Soulé to introduce herself. The songs skip and jumps from scattered beats to Soulé deftly woven vocal in a blink […]

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Other Voices 2016| IMRO Other Room open call

Other Voices have put out a call for bands to apply to play their IMRO Other Room this year.  One of the Irish music scene’s most prestigious and intimate event’s RTÉ’s flagship music program’s Other Voices will once again be giving up and coming acts the chance to showcase their work to a wider platform via the IMRO Other Room stage. Previous […]

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This Weekend | August 26th – 28th Gig Guide

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly Dublin gig guide, ‘This Weekend’ features shows from Retro Revival Club, Hardly Strictly Acoustic Festival, Mutefish, Lumo, Fox E. & the Good Hands, the Garden  and more.  Friday – August 26th The Garden – Whelan’s (upstairs) Support: Old Bean & Girlfriend Tickets: €13 Doors: 8pm Trouble Pilgrims & The Drays – Whelan’s Tickets: €15 Doors: 8pm Hardly Strictly Acoustic Festival – The […]

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Sister Ghost announce E.P. launch tour

Belfast based garage-rock outfit Sister Ghost are set to embark on a string of live dates in support of their forthcoming debut E.P. Following the release of their single ‘Growing Pains’ (which premiered exclusively on TLMT) earlier this year, Sister Ghost will bring their melodic garage-rock inflected punk sound to a trio of shows in support of their upcoming E.P. […]

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Listen | Sorcha Richardson releases the darkly atmospheric ‘Walk Away’

Brooklyn based indie songwriter Sorcha Richardson has released her stunning new single ‘Walk Away’. With its persistent bass line and far-reaching backdrop the latest single from ‘Walk Away’ is the perfect example of the effectiveness of the space between sounds. Resting on knife-edge tension and darkly atmospheric textures of rhythm and melody, the song wrapped in an echoing alternative-rock production […]

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Listen | Carriages return with the pops and clicks of ‘Moving Parts’

Electronic two-piece Carriages have returned with a brand new single entitled, ‘Moving Parts’. As instantly engrossing as ever, Carriages sound seems to come on leaps and bounds with each new release. Such is the case with ‘Moving Parts’. Characterised by the duo’s brilliant use of rhythm and repose, their latest single is all about upward motion both musically and lyrically. […]

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Electric Picnic 2016 | Salty Dog stage line-up

Electric Picnic 2016 is mere days away and with the summer festival coming ever closer the Salty Dog stage has shown its hand. The Salty Dog stage at Electric Picnic 2016 will feature  Bronagh Gallagher Band, Le Galaxie Soundsystem, David Kitt, Dr Strangely Strange, Kormac, R.S.A.G, The Eskies, Stomptown Brass, Prison Love, Buffalo Sunn, Mongrel State, Old Hannah, The Pete Pamf Sextette, The Trinitones, The […]

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Talos tour dates announced

Electronic artist Talos is set to play a headline show in Whelan’s this winter as part of his upcoming Irish tour. Talos will play several shows across the country in the coming months in support of his recent E.P. O Sanctum which features the brilliant ‘Your Love Is An Island’) including dates in Whelan’s, Roisin Dubh and Cyrus Avenue, as well as […]

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King Kong Company, The Frank and Walters & more set to play the Great Irish Beer Festival

The music line-up for next month’s Great Irish Beer Festival in Cork has been announced today. Taking place from Thursday, September 22nd to Saturday, September 24th at the Cork City Hall, the Great Irish Beer Festival 2016 will include drink, food and live music from: The Frank & Walters, Crow Black Chicken, Slow Motion Heroes,MKAI, Hope is Noise and King Kong Company. Ticket/Festival info: With over […]

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Hare Squead announce Button Factory headliner

Irish hip-hop trio Hare Squead have announced their biggest headline show to date at the Button Factory. Taking place in the Dublin venue on Wednesday, September 28th Hare Squead’s upcoming gig will come following a stand-out year or so in the emerging group’s career. Garnering a well-earned live reputation Hare Squead’s shows are a vibrant example of the band’s unique […]

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Review | James Vincent McMorrow – We Move

The Last Mixed Tape reviews We Move, the third studio album from James Vincent McMorrow.  We Move is not just the new James Vincent McMorrow album. It’s the next phase in a career that’s constantly changing. We’re very far from the earthy shores of 2010’s Early In The Morning and further past the sunset haze of Post Tropical, this time around McMorrow’s music feels […]

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Watch | Katie Kim gives us a glimpse into her new album ‘Salt’

The ever enigmatic Katie Kim makes her long-awaited return with details on her forthcoming album Salt as well as a behind the scene video. Due for release on Friday, October 14th on digital and limited edition vinyl, Salt will be the much-anticipated follow-up to Katie Kim’s monumental double album Cover & Flood which came out in 2012. The accompanying making-of video (see below) made by Sean […]

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Little Green Cars to headline Vicar Street

Alternative-pop outfit Little Green Cars have announced a headline show at Vicar Street this winter. Following the group’s sold-out show at the Iveagh Gardens this summer, Little Green Cars will play Vicar Street on Friday, December 16th in support of their stand-out new album Ephemera. An immense undertaking from Little Green Cars, TLMT described the band’s current record as: “Ephemera does exactly […]

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Review | August Wells – Madness is the Mercy

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Madness is the Mercy, the brand new studio album from August Wells. Madness is the Mercy is a love-letter to songwriting. The theme of August Wells second album is simple, great music for the sake of great music. From the performances to the production the record is just that, a record in the truest sense of the […]


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