TLMT 4 | 4 Years in 101 Songs

This Friday, February 9th, the Last Mixed Tape celebrates 4 years of covering the Irish music scene with a show at the Sound House including sets from Bad Bones, Montauk Hotel, Beauty Sleep and King Bones. With year 5 just over the horizon, TLMT looks back with a massive 101 songs playlist made from the…

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The Mixed-Tape | Elastic Sleep – Bad Machine

In the latest edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Elastic Sleep and their new single ‘Bad Machine’. Elastic Sleep return with the dynamically twisting ‘Bad Machine’. Based on a foundation of patiently shimmering alternative-rock, the Cork band’s latest track makes use of the textural juxtaposition in their sound…

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Elastic Sleep announce headline show at Bello Bar

Cork-based dream-pop band Elastic Sleep are set to headline the Bello Bar next month. Taking place on Tuesday, December 15th, Elastic Sleep will bring their visceral live sound to the Dublin venue as part of a run of gigs the group will be embarking on in the coming weeks. See full tour dates below. Elastic…

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Elastic Sleep to play free show at the Workman’s this Friday

Noise-gaze trailblazers Elastic Sleep will return to Dublin this weekend with a free show at the Workman’s Club on Friday night. Elastic Sleep who garnered much-attention for their stand-out E.P. Leave You in 2014, will premiere some new material taken from their forthcoming sophomore E.P. this Friday at the Dublin veune. A group whose music I have…

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Elastic Sleep set for Brewery Corner in Kilkenny

Dream-pop band Elastic Sleep have confirmed a headline show at Brewery Corner in Kilkenny for Saturday, October 17th. The Cork-based band will play the Kilkenny venue next month as they take a some time out of work on their sophomore E.P, which is slated for release later this year. Elastic Sleep are a group who…

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Listen | TLMT’s 10 Must See Acts at Indiependence 2015 playlist

Indiependence 2015 will take place this August Bank Holiday weekend (Friday, July 31st to Sunday August 2nd) at Deer Farm in Mitchelstown, Cork. With a packed line-up of acts set to perform at the three-day event, here’s the Last Mixed Tape’s 20 Must See Acts at this year’s festival. Listen to out Spotify playlist below…

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Valentia Isle festival add second wave of acts

Don Letts, the Hot Sprockets and more have been added to the line-up for this year’s Valentia Isle music & arts festival in Kerry this July. Today’s announcement includes the addition of: Don Letts, the Hot Sprockets, Pikachunes, Dirty Dubsters, New Secret Weapon, Fox Jaw, Sounds of System Breakdown, Elastic Sleep, Toy Soldier, Karma Parking,…

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Slow Skies & Elastic Sleep to appear on this week’s Co-Present

Both Slow Skies and Elastic Sleep are set for this Friday’s episode of the Co-Present on Radiomade.ie. Alternative-pop Slow Skies will be performing tracks from their recent E.P. Keepsake live in the studio this Friday lunchtime as well as speaking about their plans for 2015. Elastic Sleep will also be appearing on this week’s show, ahead of their headline set…

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Elastic Sleep to headline Whelan’s main venue

Alternative-pop five-piece Elastic Sleep are set to headline a show in Whelan’s, Dublin on Friday, February 20th. One of Ireland’s most exciting emerging acts Elastic Sleep will return to Whelan’s this Friday night, following a recent attention grabbing set at the venue’s Ones to Watch festival. The band have been consistently gathering momentum over the last year…

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Listen | The Last Mixed Tape Podcast Episode One

As we move into our second year TLMT is very happy to unveil the first episode of The Last Mixed Tape Podcast, a new FREE to download or stream weekly Irish indie music review show.  Hosted by Kate Brennan Harding and TLMT owner/music critic Stephen White, The Last Mixed Tape Podcast includes weekly album, E.P. & single…

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