Review | Bear Worship – Was

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Was the debut studio album from indie artist Bear Worship.  Was is wonderfully off-kilter. A truly unusual album, Bear Worship’s debut rides the quirky indie-pop line well and comes out the other side to produce a record that has more than its fair share of surprises. It sounds like a fun album…

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Listen | Bear Worship’s second single ‘Our Friends’

Electronic artist Bear Worship has unveiled his second single entitled ‘Our Friends’. The latest track to be taken from Bear Worship’s forthcoming album (due for release in 2016), ‘Our Friends’ is a vivid cornucopia of sonic delights. Featuring a reaching vocal layers interwoven into a chilled-out electronic production that shimmers with slow persistent beats, touches of…

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Listen | The Last Mixed Tape’s June 2015 playlist

A monthly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, here we look back at some of the stand-out tracks released or reviewed on T.L.M.T this June. A busy month in Irish music, June 2015 saw the release of several stand-out debut albums including the North Sea’s Anniversary, SOAK’s Before We Forgot How To Dream and Sinead White’s Finally. The…

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Listen | Check out ‘Shimmerings’ from Bear Worship

Electronic artist Bear Worship unveils his synth-pop inflected debut single, entitled ‘Shimmerings’. With a wide-open production that moves in great washes of synth textures and fuzzing melodies the backdrop is everything the song’s title suggests. Big on ambition, and constantly looking to evolve and change direction the song is a compelling listen from start to finish,…

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