This Weekend | February 12th – 14th

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly gig guide including shows from Pleasure Beach, Cian Nugent, Twin Headed Wolf and more.  Friday, February 12th Cian Nugent – The Grand Social Support: Al McKay, Bad Sea & DJ Daniel Fox Tickets: €10 Doors: 8pm Pleasure Beach – The Workman’s Club Support: AE Mak Tickets: SOLD-OUT Doors: 8pm Twin Headed Wolf – Unitarian Church Tickets: SOLD-OUT Doors: 8.30…

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Review | Cian Nugent – Night Fiction

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Night Fiction, the brand new studio album from indie songwriter Cian Nugent.  There are few moments in music when you can actually feel the joie de vivre of creativity come so clearly into play than in Cian Nugent’s new album Night Fiction. Teeming with a gentleness and intimacy evocative of the late-night whispered songwriting…

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Cian Nugent, Raglans & more join SXSW 2016

Several Irish acts have been added to the line-up for the forthcoming SXSW 2016 festival.  Joining this year’s line-up will be: David C. Clements, Cian Nugent, BP Fallon, Ciaran Lavery, Raglans & Somadrone. See full list of new SXSW 2016 additions below. Today’s announced acts will appear alongside the already confirmed September Girls,  Saint Sister, Rusangano Family, Enemies and Girls Names.…

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Listen | Cian Nugent streams a gentle new track entitled ‘Lost Your Way’

Cian Nugent is streaming ‘Lost Your Way’, the second track to be taken from his new album Night Fiction. The latest (and opening) track from Nugent’s upcoming third L.P, ‘Lost Your Way’ picks up from where ‘Things Don’t Change That Fast’ left off, depicting the tender indie-folk trappings and intimate songwriting of their parent record. The…

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Listen | Cian Nugent streams new track ‘Things Don’t Change That Fast’

Dublin songwriter Cian Nugent has unveiled ‘Things Don’t Change That Fast’, the first single to be taken from his forthcoming album Night Fiction.  The first track from Cian Nugent to feature the artist’s lead vocal stylings and it’s honestly surprising that the acclaimed guitarist hasn’t brought this aspect of his music to the fore before now.…

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Subplots & Cian Nugent set for this week’s Co-Present

Both Cian Nugent and Subplots will appear on this Friday’s episode of the Co-Present on Radiomade.ie. Songwriter and guitarist Cian Nugent will be performing live in studio this Friday lunchtime as well as speaking to hosts Dwayne Woods and Niamh Farrell about his music and future plans. Electronic duo Subplots will also be in studio picking out their favorite Irish-indie tracks,…

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This Weekend | December 5th – 7th

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this weekend (Friday, December 5th – Sunday, December 7th). Friday, December 5th: Midnight Hour: Sissy & Fierce Mild in Whelan’s upstairs venue Garage-rock act Sissy headline this week’s Midnight Hour in Whelan’s with Fierce Mild. Sissy’s debut E.P.…

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Cian Nugent & the Cosmos to support Girl Band at the Button Factory

Cian Nugent & the Cosmos will play support to noise-rock act Girl Band at the Button Factory this September 27th. A group with a truly unique sound, Cian Nugent & the Cosmos’ brilliant album Born With The Caul was the stand-out record of 2013. Populated by intricate and character driven musicianship, the L.P. features the simply stunning…

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Ryley Walker to play Whelan’s

Chicago based alternative-folk artist Ryley Walker has been confirmed to play Whelan’s in Dublin on Tuesday, June 3rd.  Ryley Walker is currently touring his début studio album All Kinds of You, which was released last month. Fusing the artists turbulent take on the folk genre the record howls with a harmonic resonance and deep tone that…

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Cian Nugent & The Cosmos to play Whelan’s

Cian Nugent & the Cosmos are set to perform at Whelan’s in Dublin this Saturday, April 12th. Having recently toured the USA in support of indie-folk artist Angel Olsen, Cian Nugent & The Cosmos will perform at the Dublin venue this weekend. A truly individualistic and uncompromising artist Nugent’s recent work with the Cosmos on Born…

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