The Mixed-Tape | “Cast across a sonically rich canvas” Gemma Dunleavy – Better 4 U

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Better 4 U’ by Gemma Dunleavy. Cast across a sonically rich canvas, the sound of Gemma Dunleavy’s latest offering ‘Better 4 U’ is an intricate tapestry of vivid beats that set the perfect backdrop for Dunleavy’s vocal weaving as it…

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Video Premiere | Elma Orkestra & Ryan Vail deliver the gesturally enchanting video for ‘Arrival’

Check out the Last Mixed Tape’s exclusive premiere of the ‘Arrival’ music video from Elma Orkestra & Ryan Vail. Taken from Elma Orkestra & Ryan Vail’s forthcoming album Borders (due out on June 14th via Quiet Arch), ‘Arrival’ is a vast sounding piece that captures an array of rising beats, washing background textures and cinematic string…

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Premiere | Elkae returns with the hazy electro-soul of ‘I Feel’

Check out the Last Mixed Tape’s exclusive premiere of ‘I Feel’, the brand new single from electro-soul artist Elkae. Set to a hazy, sun-soaked backdrop the vivid electro-soul sound of ‘I Feel’ makes for a compelling return from Elkae that finds her delving further into the lush pop sounds that shaped her previous offerings. With…

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The Mixed-Tape | “a song that covers the full spectrum of sound in the blink of an eye” Wastefellow – Fizzy Lifting Drinks

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Fizzy Lifting Drinks’ by Wastefellow.  Wastefellow melds dream-like atmospherics around breakbeat off-kilter beats with his latest single ‘Fizzy Lifting Drinks’, a song that covers the full spectrum of sound in the blink of an eye. Augmenting, contorting and weaving sonically,…

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The Mixed-Tape | “warps and twists conventional electronic slow-burn music into abstraction” lullahush – Terracotta Slow Dance

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Terracotta Slow Dance’ by lullahush. A collision of texture and sound, ‘Terracotta Slow Dance’ is a song that plays with the medium, as lullahush warps and twists conventional electronic slow-burn music into abstraction to create a music that shudders with…

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Listen | Nnic twists and turns the alt-pop genre on the captivating ‘8th Wonder’

Irish electronic-pop artist Nnic has returned with her sophomore single, the deep sounding ‘8th Wonder’. The follow-up to ‘Pillars’, ‘8th Wonder’ is a song built upon an ambitious production, far-reaching synth lines and a lead vocal from Nnic that melds, weaves and twists itself around the powerful pop music in a way that feels instantly…

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The Mixed-Tape | Sleep Thieves – Sea of Shadows

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Sea Of Shadows’ by Sleep Thieves. The deep dark atmospherics of ‘Sea Of Shadows’ play like to the score to a long forgotten movie playing in an abandoned cinema. Sleep Thieves evocative music pushes forward with an unrelenting synth line…

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Premiere | Subplots return with the intricate pulse of ‘To A Fault’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere ‘To A Fault’, the brand new single from Subplots.  Taken from Subplots upcoming album A Silent Phase, ‘To A Fault’ is a song built upon weaving beats that intricately pulse persistently throughout and gritty electronic textures that play with the background/foreground of the music. Twisting and turning, the…

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The Mixed-Tape | Columbia Mills – Close To You

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Close To You’ by Columbia Mills. A song large on both scale and ambition, the heavy depth of field found in ‘Close To You’ captures the multi-layered sound that has been so vital to Columbia Mills from the beginning. ‘Close…

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Review | “A true understated gem” Hostess – A Simple Life

The Last Mixed Tape reviews A Simple Life, the debut studio album from electronic artist Hostess.  A Simple Life is an album to give yourself over to. A hypnotic, unrelentingly atmosphere dripping record, Hostess’ debut is the type of album that goes on a journey with or without you. If you’re willing to take it, and you…

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