Happy Mondays announce extra Vicar Street show

Indie acid-house legends Happy Mondays have announced an extra second date in Vicar Street, Dublin on December 11th. Following the huge demand for their first show in Vicar Street on December 10th, Happy Mondays will now also play the 11th at Dublin venue, as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of their landmark album Pills ‘N’…

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Glen Hansard – Didn’t He Ramble

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Didn’t He Ramble, the eagerly awaited sophomore album from Irish songwriting legend Glen Hansard.  “I remember the night I met you, there was something about the moon” reminisces Glen Hansard in his new album Didn’t He Ramble, above the soft shuffle of acoustic guitar there’s little that can match the instant poignancy…

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Penrose to headline the Academy 2

Indie-rock band Penrose are set to headline the Academy 2 to celebrate the release of their new single ‘Melody’ on Thursday, October 22nd.  Penrose will be playing the Dublin venue next month as they launch their brand new single ‘Melody’, taken from the group’s recent debut E.P. Live For The Dream (Read TLMT’s full review – here).…

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The Mixed-Tape | Maud In Cahoots – Cure For The Crazy

In the latest edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Maud In Cahoots and their latest single ‘Cure For The Crazy’. From the glacial, icy synth-pop atmospherics of ‘Cure For The Crazy’ it becomes abundantly clear that Maud In Cahoots have (after much searching) truly found their sound, in…

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This Weekend | September 18th – 20th

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this Friday, September 18th to Sunday, September 20th. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18th No Boundaries – in aid of the Irish Red Cross ‘Migration Crisis Appeal’ at the Academy  Charity event in aid of the Irish Red Cross…

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TLMT Podcast Ep. 33 – The Loneliness of the Long Distance Blogger

This week Steve is alone again naturally… as Kate is away, and hosts a mini-review special discussing the Libertines, Richard Hawley & more.  TLMT Podcast Episode Thirty Three: In this week’s show Steve reviews latest records from garage-rock legends the Libertines, acclaimed songwriter Richard Hawley, Irish alternative act Codes and the enigmatic Blooms, as well…

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Glen Hansard confirms two shows at Vicar Street for this December

Glen Hansard has announced a pair of live dates at Vicar Street in Dublin for this December Sunday, 20th and Monday, 21st. Hansard will play the set of show at the Dublin venue this holiday season as he tours his brand new record Didn’t He Ramble, which is due out this Friday, September 18th. The singer-songwriter’s…

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Fierce Mild, Anti One & more to play ‘We Shall Overcome’ charity night

Our friends at State.ie and Hope promotions are hosting a charity event entitled We Shall Overcome at the Grand Social on Sunday, October 4th. The night (which will run from 5pm to 11.30pm) will seek to present a night of music that unites Dublin’s punk and hip-hop communities to support three important groups – Dublin Simon Community, Cross…

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Glen Hansard to perform live at Tower Records

Glen Hansard is set to launch his new record Didn’t He Ramble live at Tower Records, Dawson Street on Wednesday, September 23rd.  The acclaimed songwriter will celebrate the release of Didn’t He Ramble (out this Friday, September 18th) with a set of live tracks from his second solo album in the Dublin-based record shop at 6pm next Wednesday. The…

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Sounds From A Safe Harbour music trail line-up and stage times

Sounds From A Safe Harbour will see a myriad of free music events take place in venues across Cork City this weekend.  Curated by Nialler9, the line-up for the Sounds From A Safe Harbour free music trail includes: My Brightest Diamond, I Am The Cosmos, Rusangano Family, Bantum, Shookrah, This Is The Kit, Mina Tindle, Little Scream,…

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