Review | Hard Working Class Heroes 2017

Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 descended upon Dublin City last weekend and TLMT was there to review this year’s festival. Standing in attendance as the one-two punch of Bad Bones and Le Boom shook the Grand Social on Friday night, it was hard not to recognize the seismic change in attitude happening within the Irish music scene as a whole.…

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Photos | HWCH 2017 – Saturday featuring Sleep Thieves, AE Mak, Frankenstein Bolts & more

Day one of Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 took over several venues around Dublin City last night (Friday, September 29th) with sets from Sleep Thieves, AE Mak, Frankenstein Bolts, Roe and more. TLMT was there to cover the event.  Click and scroll to see the full gallery below. All photos by Stephen White.  

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Photos | HWCH 2017 – Friday featuring Bad Bones, Thumper, Le Boom & more

Day one of Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 took over several venues around Dublin City last night (Friday, September 29th) with sets from Bad Bones, Thumper, Le Boom, Bokito and more. TLMT was there to cover the event.  Click and scroll to see the full gallery below. All photos by Stephen White.

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This Weekend | September 29th – October 1st Gig Guide featuring HWCH 2017, LCD Soundsystem, Carriages & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly Dublin gig guide, This Weekend features Hard Working Class Heroes 2017, LCD Soundsystem, Carriages and more.  Friday – September 29th Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 Line-up: Bad Bones / Le Boom / Erica-Cody / Thumper / & more Stage Times/Venue Breakdown: here Tickets: via hwch.net Ghostface Killah – Button Factory Tickets: via eventbrite.ie Doors: 7 pm LCD Soundsystem –…

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Listen | Lilla Vargen releases the tender ‘Hold On’

Indie-folk artist Lilla Vargen has released her debut single, the tender sounding ‘Hold On’. An expressionistic slice of indie-folk, Lilla Vargen’s debut delivers on all the promise of her early demos. From the textural patience of the song’s backdrop to Vargen’s emotionally wrought vocal ‘Hold On’ is the perfect introduction. Taken from the Belfast-based songwriter’s…

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Paddy Hanna announces ‘Bad Boys’ Irish tour

Acclaimed indie songwriter Paddy Hanna has announced several Irish tour dates this Autumn. Hanna will embark on a short tour of Ireland starting with a full band show at the Workman’s Club in Dublin as part of Hard Working Class Heroes 2017, as well as dates in Galway and Cork as he tours with Michah…

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HWCH 2017 Conference Schedule Announced

The daily schedule for the Industry Conference at Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 has been announced today. Speaking as of this year’s conference at Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 will be: Martin Hewett, On The Beach / Ryan Leas, Stereogum / Claire Southwick, Primitive Management, MMF UK / Erika Elliott, City Parks, SummerStage /  Andrea Madden,…

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HWCH 2017 Day to Day Stage Times announced

The stage times and day to day breakdown for Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 has been announced today.  Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 is set to take place from  September 28th to 30th in several venues across Dublin City.  This year’s HWCH venues are The Workman’s Club, The Grand Social, Tramline, The Underground and The Tara Building, and will…

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Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 | New additions Industry conference

The second round of conference delegates for Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 has been announced today.  Today’s additions to this years’ Hard Working Class Heroes conference are: Fiona McGugan -Music Manager’s Forum (MMF) UK Dawn Barger -Post Hoc Management Jennifer Lyon -MeanRed Productions /Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival Sean Adams -Drowned in Sound /Social Media Producer at BBC 6 Music…

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Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 | Line-up announced Laoise, Le Boom & more

The line-up for Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 has been announced today including Laoise, Le Boom & more. With the annual Dublin based Festival only weeks away the HWCH 2017 line-up will feature sets from the likes of Bad Bones, Bitch Falcon, Frankenstein Bolts, Floor Staff, Jafarais, Katie Laffan, Jealous of the Birds, Laoise, Le Boom,…

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