Review | Jiggy – Translate

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Translate, the debut studio album from trad inspired band Jiggy. Communication characterizes Translate. The overarching theme of language through sound and rhythm defines Jiggy’s debut and is felt through every movement the music makes. Using traditional roots flourishes to convey this, the group widen their own sonic scope with a fusion of influences.…

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Watch | BARQ’s visually striking video for ‘Bear’

BARQ have unveiled a striking new music video for the band’s most recent single, ‘Bear’. Cut to the quick-shifting beat and blended musical canvas that is BARQ’s sound, the video for ‘Bear’ takes on a stylized, almost off-kilter look that compliments the same vein of genre warping artistry that goes into the single itself. The…

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Photos | King Kong Company – Fusion

Electro-pop tour de force King Kong Company took to the stage in Fusion. Drogheda as part of their current tour in support of the group’s brand new single ‘Spacehopper’.  Irish Gig Images (Mark O’Connor- @gigimages) was there to cover the event. See full photo gallery below.

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Kormac’s Big Band album launch at the Button Factory

Dublin based hip-hop & brass infused act Kormac’s Big Band are set to celebrate the release of their new album Doorsteps in the Button Factory on Saturday, October 11th. Coming as part of an upcoming tour (see below for full list of dates) the upcoming Dublin show will take place two days before the release of Kormac’s…

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