Watch | Dott release the jangled dream-pop of ‘Wedding Song’

Dott have returned with their latest single and music video, the jangled dream-pop track ‘Wedding Song’. Taken from Dott’s recently released sophomore record Heart Swell, ‘Wedding Song’ is a tender yet infectious indie-pop gem that sticks with you throughout. From its slow-burning balladeering at the beginning to its celebratory closing moments ‘Wedding Song’ finds Dott melding…

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Watch | Dott return with Sadie Dupuis for new single ‘Like A Girl’

Irish garage-pop band Dott have made their return with a brand new single and music video for ‘Like A Girl’. Taken from Dott’s forthcoming album Heat Swell (due out on June 8th via Graveface Records) and featuring Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Oritz, ‘Like A Girl’ is a large-step in sound from the Galway band resulting in a stronger…

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Review | Dott – Beverly Baldwin

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Beverly Baldwin, the brand new extended play from garage-pop duo Dott. Change doesn’t always mean expansion. Sometimes cutting the deadwood and simplifying the music can breed new and exciting aspects to a band’s sound. Such is the case in Dott’s Beverly Baldwin. Now a two-piece, Dott have refined their garage-pop sound into…

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Playlist | The Last Mixed Tape’s July 2016

The Last Mixed Tape looks back on the last four weeks with some of the stand-out tracks from July 2016.  Half way through 2016 and the Irish music scene continues to produce a plethora of stellar music from all genres and styles. TLMT picks out some of the most attention grabbing tracks from this July…

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Listen | Dott unveil new single ‘I Found You’

Garage-pop act Dott have made their returned with ‘I Found You’, the first single from their forthcoming E.P Beverly Baldwin. A song awash with driving guitars and far-off reverb soaked vocals, the garage-pop meets surf-pop blend of Dott’s music remains in tact with their latest offering. The duo’s first new original material in quite some time,…

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Listen | Dott unveil new single ‘Car Song’

Galway based garage-pop act Dott have unveiled their new single ‘Car Song’, taken from the band’s upcoming Record Store Day release. Taken from Dott’s forthcoming split L.P. with Californian band Night School, which will be released as a 12″ vinyl on Record Store Day this April 18th. ‘Car Song’ is group’s first new material since…

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This Weekend | February 6th – 8th

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this weekend (Friday, February 6th – Sunday, February 8th). FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6th Wild Promises, Pockets & Elm at Whelan’s main venue A very exciting line-up of indie acts perform on the main stage in Whelan’s, including sets from…

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Irish acts join SXSW 2015 line-up

Annual music festival SXSW have announced the third wave of artists for their 2015 line-up today, including several Irish acts. The highly prestigious music festival has confirmed a myriad of new acts to play this year’s event, including a number of groups coming out of Ireland: Le Galaxie, Meltybrains?, Buffalo Sunn, Dott, More Than Conquerors, Fight…

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Photos | Hard Working Class Heroes 2014

This month saw the Hard Working Class Heroes 2014 take place in several venues across Dublin city, showcasing a wide array of Ireland’s emerging talent.  Photographer Abigail Denniston was there to cover the festival for the Last Mixed Tape.   Voids at the Workman’s Club The Late David Turpin at the Workman’s Club Liza Flume at…

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Listen | The Last Mixed Tape’s HWCH 2014 playlist

Hard Working Class Heroes 2014 will descend upon Dublin City this weekend (Thursday, October 2nd to Saturday, October 4th), in the build-up to the festival taking place here’s the Last Mixed Tape’s HWCH playlist. With such a wide array of acts to choose from artists featuring on the playlist includes Carriages, Liza Flume, Little Xs For…

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