This Weekend | January 3rd – 5th Gig Guide featuring Ailbhe Reddy, Lankum, Havvk, Loah & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly gig guide This Weekend features Ailbhe Reddy, Lankum, Havvk, Loah & more.

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Review | “an album that needed to be made” Havvk – Cause & Effect

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Cause & Effect, the debut studio album from Havvk.

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“Irish people want a say in the country they live in and, in turn, its artists want a bigger say in what their music scene looks like” Havvk talk to TLMT

Havvk will play as part of the forthcoming We’ve Only Just Begun 2019 festival, running from August 9th to 11th in Whelan’s. Julie Hawk recently spoke to TLMT about what she’s listening to, inspirations and the Irish music scene.  What’s the last record you bought? I’m really struggling to remember this one, as I buy…

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TLMT’s The Week Featuring Shrug Life, Sick Love, Kitt Philippa, Laoise, Havvk & May Rosa

TLMT counts down the latest additions to its Irish Mixed-Tape on Spotify with new music by Shrug Life, Sick Love, Kitt Philippa, Laoise, Havvk & May Rosa. Shrug Life – 2009 The Mixed-Tape: ‘2009’ also provides a fuller sound from Shurg Life in terms of production with the band’s garage-rock flourishes carrying more weight to…

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TLMT’s The Week featuring New Pagans, Havvk, the Claque, Royal Yellow, Soak & Conor Walsh

TLMT counts down the latest additions to its Irish Mixed-Tape on Spotify with new music by New Pagans, Havvk, the Claque, Royal Yellow, Soak & Conor Walsh. New Pagans – Its Darker The Mixed-Tape: New Pagans are a band who take-no-prisoners, with ‘It’s Darker’ the group continue to produce a sound that is vital to pay…

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Selfmade returns with event discussing Mental Health & Music at the Tara Building

The Selfmade series returns to Dublin this May with an event featuring discussion panels, workshops, art and live performances. Taking place on May 25th at the Tara Building in Dublin, Selfmade | Mind YourSelf: Mental Health & Music will be broken into two separate parts. An afternoon session starting at 4pm, featuring an interactive workshop focusing…

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TLMT’s Monthly Mixed-Tape featuring Fontaines D.C, Nnic, Molly Sterling, Havvk, ROE, Otherkin & more

TLMT looks back at the last four weeks to pick out some of the stand-out tracks coming out of Ireland, featuring Fontaines D.C, Nnic, Molly Sterling, Havvk, ROE, Otherkin & more. ROE – Down Days ROE returns with the gentle alt-pop of ‘Down Days’. A song set against a wide-open, dynamically moving and sonically spacious…

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TLMT’s The Week featuring Fontaines D.C, Otherkin, Melts, Nerves, Havvk & Erica Cody

TLMT counts down the latest additions to its Irish Mixed-Tape on Spotify with new music by Fontaines D.C, Otherkin, Melts, Nerves, Havvk & Erica Cody.  Fontaines D.C. – Big Early contender for song of the year, ‘Big’ (and its engrossing music video – directed by Molly Keane) is everything Fontaines D.C. has promised up to this…

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TLMT’s The Week featuring Squarehead, HAVVK, Dreaming of Jupiter, Mimi Lane & Delush

TLMT counts down the latest additions to its Monthly Irish Mixed-Tape on Spotify with new music by Squarehead, HAVVK, Dreaming of Jupiter, Mimi Lane & Delush.  Mimi Lane – I’m So Scared Premiere: “Big on ambition and sound, the full-tilt pop production of ‘I’m So Scared’ makes an instantly attention-grabbing introduction from Mimi Lane, as the song…

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The Mixed-Tape | Havvk – Always The Same

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Always the Same’ by Havvk. The bone-rattling drum beat, unrelenting guitar lines and upfront vocals of ‘Always the Same’ convey the frustration and the fury behind Havvk’s latest single. Aimed at exposing female objectification and flipping it on its head,…

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