Castlepalooza 2015 stage times and line-up

Castlepalooza 2015 will take place throughout the grounds of Charleville Castle this August Bank Holiday weekend, and the festival have just announced the full timetable. The festival will run from this Friday, July 31st to Sunday, August 2nd across several stages at Charleville Castle in Tullamore and will include live sets from: Fight Like Apes, Hercvles &…

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Cut Once & Fight Like Apes (DJ set) Midnight show at the Workman’s Club

Electronic duo will follow-up there forthcoming Body & Soul appearance with a headline show at the Workman’s Club on June 26th.  Cut Once will play the Dublin venue this month, continuing the group’s gathering momentum ahead of their debut E.P’s release later this year. The duo will also perform at Body & Soul 2015 this…

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Photos | Fight Like Apes – Whelan’s

Fight Like Apes played a special afternoon show in Whelan’s last Saturday to celebrate the release of their self-titled third studio album (read TLMT’s review of the record here). Irish Gig Images (Mark O’Connor- @gigimages) was there to cover the event. See full photo gallery below.

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Fight Like Apes – Fight Like Apes

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Fight Like Apes long-awaited eponymous third studio album. From the outset Fight Like Apes is an album that feels determined to mark a line in the sand in regards to FLA’s career before and after. Indeed the L.P demands to be taken on its own terms. The previously released ‘Crouching Bees’ finds its…

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Listen | The Last Mixed Tape Podcast Episode Nine

Episode Nine of The Last Mixed Tape podcast is here featuring reviews of The Hard Ground, Fight Like Apes and Race the Flux. On this week’s show Kate and Stephen talk about Jay-Z’s new music streaming venture Tidal, countdown the Top 10 singles chart, announce TLMT’s Canalaponic line-up and pick this weekend’s must see gigs. Album reviews:  The Hard…

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The Mixed-Tape | Fight Like Apes – Pretty Keen On Centrefolds

In this edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Fight Like Apes and their brand new single ‘Pretty Keen On Centrefolds’. Fight like Apes has continued to mature since Whigfield Sex Tape and its stand-out single ‘Crouching Bees’. With ‘Pretty Keen On Centrefolds’ the frantic mania of the group’s earlier…

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This Weekend | March 13th – 17th St. Patrick’s Day

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this Friday, March 13th – Tuesday, March 17th (St. Patrick’s Day). FRIDAY, MARCH 13th Naoise Roo in Workman’s Club Naoise Roo will celebrate the release of her new single ‘For You’ this Friday. Support on the night comes…

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Competition | Win tickets to Fight Like Apes at the Sugar Club

Fight Like Apes are set to headline the Sugar Club in Dublin on March 16th and TLMT is giving you plus a friend the chance to go along.  The electro-pop act will be playing the Dublin venue this Monday with support from post-grunge band Bitch Falcon and after show DJ sets from Dan Hegarty, Steve Reddy & Gav Icon.…

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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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The Mixed-Tape | Christmas Hearts – Christmas Is In Your Heart

In this Xmas edition (where we will focus on charity singles) of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn the spotlight to Christmas Hearts and their single ‘Christmas Is In Your Heart’ in aid of the Peter McVerry Trust. Recorded to raise funds for the Peter McVerry Trust and featuring a host of Irish indie…

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