This Weekend | January 10th – 12th Gig Guide Featuring First Fortnight, Dublin Bowie Festival, Vinyl and Wine & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly gig guide This Weekend features First Fortnight, Dublin Bowie Festival, Vinyl & Wine and more.

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This Weekend | January 5th – 7th Gig Guide featuring First Fortnight, David Bowie Festival, Farah Elle, David Keenan & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly Dublin gig guide, This Weekend features First Fortnight, David Bowie Festival, Farah Elle & more.  Friday – January 5th I Heart Bowie – Whelan’s Tickets: SOLD OUT Doors: 8 pm Samyel – Whelan’s (upstairs) Tickets: €5 Doors: 8 pm First Fortnight | Therapy Sessions curated by All Tvvins – The Workman’s Club Line-up: Day_S / True Tides /…

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‘Dubh Star’ documentary to screen tonight as part of the Dublin Bowie Festival

A new documentary called Dubh Star will screen in Whelan’s tonight as part of the Dublin Bowie Festival. A retrospective, directed by Linda Sharkey, documenting David Bowie relationship with Dublin and Ireland in the nineties, Dublin Star will be shown for the first time at 8.30pm ahead of Gerry Leonard’s event in Whelan’s. Including interviews with Dave Fanning, Ian…

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TLMT’s Top 20 International Albums of 2016

TLMT’s delves into this year’s international albums to choose its top 20 records of the 2016. See the full rundown and Spotify playlist below.  20. Parquet Courts – Human Performance No frills post-punk from Parquet Courts, Human Performance once again showcases Andrew Savages way with words but also the group’s ability to turn this emotional bare backdrop…

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Metropolis 2016 | Alexis Taylor & Trinity Orchestra to pay tribute to Bowie & Prince

Alexis Taylor and the Trinity Orchestra will both pay tribute to the late great Prince and David Bowie at Metropolis 2016. Hot Chip vocalist Alexis Taylor will perform a special Prince DJ set at the RDS Concert Hall on Friday, November 4th. Speaking about how Prince influenced him Taylor says: ‘“Hot Chip have always been inspired…

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Playlist | Best International Albums of 2016 so far

Now that we’re half way through 2016 TLMT takes a look back at the last six months and picks its 10 Best International Albums of the Year so far (in no particular order). See below for full album rundown and Spotify playlist.  Savages – Adore Life With Adore Life Savages pull back slightly from the visceral impact…

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Groove 2016 | The Academic, The 4 of Us & more join line-up

The final main stage acts have been added to the Groove 2016 music festival line-up today, including the Academic. The final three bands confirmed to join this year’s Groove festival main stage bill are: The Academic, The 4 of Us and Rebel Rebel. Acts previously announced for Groove 2016 feature Ocean Colour Scene, The Blades, Aslan and the Neville…

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Podcast | Bowie, the Starman & me

Today the news of David Bowie’s passing has come a shock, in this podcast I describe my reactions to his death.  Following the release of his 25th studio album Black Star last Friday, the news of David Bowie death following a battle with cancer is hard to take and very raw at the moment. The news brought…

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Listen | TLMT Podcast Ep. 41 – Fuck Off Fanboy

This week Steve reviews new music from Adele, David Bowie, Cave Ghosts & more whilst being told to “Fuck-Off Fanboy”. Meanwhile, Kate returns. The Last Mixed Tape Podcast – ‘Fuck Off Fanboy’: On the latest episode Steve & Kate discuss Ohter Voices 2016, Steve not editing the show, NME’s blog on ‘Girls Against‘ and next week’s…

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Listen | TLMT Podcast Ep. 37 – Top 5 David Bowie albums

This week Steve is all alone and decides to take a detour with a top 5 special that counts down his favorite David Bowie albums of all time. The Last Mixed Tape episode 37: On this week’s episode Steve presents a special show dedicated to rock legend David Bowie, and his favorite albums from his…

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