This Weekend | December 13th – 15th Gig Guide featuring Villagers, Hamsandwich, Soda Blonde, Fangclub & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly gig guide This Weekend features Villagers, Hamsandwich, Soda Blonde & more.

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Hamsandwich join Live at Leopardstown line-up

Irish indie outfit Hamsandwich have been announced as the final headline act added to the Bulmer’s Live at Leopardstown line-up. Hamsandwich will play a headline set on Thursday, August 22nd as part of this year’s Live at Leopardstown festivities, The Original Wailers had been scheduled to perform on this date, however, this show has unfortunately been canceled as…

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Hamsandwich set to play the Bowery

Indie outfit Hamsandwich have confirmed they will headline the Bowery in Rathmines next month. Taking place on Thursday, March 16th Hamsandwich will play the newly opened music venue as they continue to tour in support of their critically acclaimed number one album Stories From The Surface. In The Last Mixed Tape’s review of the record last…

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Choice Music Prize 2015 | SOAK wins ‘Album of the Year’.

SOAK has won the Choice Music Prize 2015 for ‘Album of the Year’ for her debut album before we forgot how to dream. SOAK’s album before we forgot how to dream was announced as the Choice Music Prize 2015 winner in a ceremony held in Vicar Street, Dublin tonight (hosted by Paul Mcloone and air on Today…

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This Weekend | December 4th – 6th

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this Friday, December 4th to Sunday, December 6th. Friday, December 4th Elephant in Whelan’s (upstairs) Doors: 8pm Tickets: €8 Gaz Coombes at Whelan’s (main venue) Doors: 8pm Tickets: SOLD OUT Hypnotic Brass Ensemble at the Sugar…

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Listen | TLMT’s 40 Must See Acts at Electric Picnic 2015 playlist

Electric Picnic 2015, possibly the most anticipated and biggest music festival of the summer, will descend upon Stradbally in County Laois this weekend (Friday, September 4th to Sunday, September 6th). With a massive array of artists performing at the event, here is TLMT’s 40 Must See Acts at Electric Picnic 2015. Also see our Spotify playlist…

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East India Youth, Ham Sandwich & more join Other Voices Electric Picnic 2015 line-up

Other Voices have announced the first batch of artists set to play their stage at this year’s Electric Picnic festival.  Following Other Voices stellar line-up at last year’s Electric Picnic, the landmark RTÉ music show have now confirmed several acts fro their 2015 stage at Stradbally this September. The artists announced are: the Staves, East India Youth,…

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TLMT’s 10 stand-out albums of 2015, so far…

We’re almost halfway through the year and it’s time for the Last Mixed Tape’s mid-term report starting with the 10 stand-out albums of 2015 so far. This list is no particular order.  Soak – Before We Forgot How To Dream  Soak more than met the weighty expectations that came in the build up to her…

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Photos | Ham Sandwich – Olympia Theatre

Ham Sandwich played the Olympia theatre in Dublin last night in support of the group’s powerful new album Stories From the Surface (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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Villagers & I Am The Cosmos set for this week’s ‘Co-Present’

Weekly Irish indie music show the Co-Present have a very exciting line-up of guests for this Friday, featuring Villagers and I Am The Cosmos. Conor O’Brien will be in studio performing tracks from his stunning new album Darling Arithmetic (read TLMT’s review – here) as well as chatting with hosts Dwayne Woods and Niamh Farrell about his music and…

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