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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Interview | “We’re exploring new sonic grounds” Deap Vally’s Lindsey Troy talks to TLMT

Garage-rock duo Deap Vally are coming to Dublin this summer, playing a headline show at the Grand Social on June 27th. Guitarist and vocalist Lindsey Troy talks to the Last Mixed Tape about the bands’ forthcoming new music and upcoming collaborative projects. “We’re super pleased with it,” Lindsey remarks, looking back at Deap Vally’s 2016 sophomore studio…

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Review | Field Trip – Everything’s Over

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Everything’s Over, the brand new extended play from garage-pop act Field Trip. Field Trip have come a long way. From the scrappy charm of their earlier singles (‘You & I’) to the fuller more focused sound of the Everything’s Over the Galway band have hone their jangle-pop sound into something bigger, more inviting.…

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Review | Party Fears – Party Fears

The Last Mixed Tape reviews garage-pop band Party Fears self-titled debut studio album. Regular readers of TLMT would be forgiven for thinking I’d be instantly predisposed into liking Party Fears, and their imposing art/garage-pop eponymous new album. Mostly because they’d be right. I was, and I do. Party Fears is a sleek record. Not one song on…

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The Mixed-Tape | Galants – Evergreen

In this week’s edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Galants and their latest single ‘Evergreen’. Taken from Galants forthcoming debut E.P., ‘Evergreen’ is a fuzz driven new single that splices together indie-pop melodic hooks and thrills with shoegaze haze and wall of distortion. Moving at palpable pace the…

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Sister Ghost announce E.P. launch tour

Belfast based garage-rock outfit Sister Ghost are set to embark on a string of live dates in support of their forthcoming debut E.P. Following the release of their single ‘Growing Pains’ (which premiered exclusively on TLMT) earlier this year, Sister Ghost will bring their melodic garage-rock inflected punk sound to a trio of shows in…

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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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Press Play | NAF ask us to ‘Give A Damn’ in the video for ‘Door’

Nice As Fuck have unveiled their debut music video for the single ‘Door’, taken from the band’s new album. The lead single from Nice As Fuck’s new album, ‘Door’ is a bare-boned slice of garage-pop that finds the three-piece making the most of their three-piece set-up and providing a sound that is upfront as the…

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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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Review | girlfriend – 3AM rituals

The Last Mixed Tape reviews 3AM rituals, the debut extended play from garage-rock outfit girlfriend.  It’s no secret that I am a bit of an old tart for raw, unkempt garage-rock. I love the mistakes, the unbridled invention and the total commital it takes to go that far with your music. And 3AM rituals has all of…

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