Listen | The Last Mixed Tape’s May 2015 playlist

A monthly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, here we look back at some of the stand-out tracks released or reviewed on T.L.M.T this May. May 2015 was a busy month in Irish indie music. Over a packed four weeks TLMT reviewed new albums from Fight Like Apes, Young Wonder, the Eskies & more, while also…

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The Mixed-Tape | I’m Your Vinyl – Erase It

In this edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to I’m Your Vinyl’s new single ‘Erase It’. A marked improvement in style and production over last year’s ‘No Regrets’, ‘Erase it’ is as fun and infectious as you’re likely to hear this year. Brimming with indie and retro-pop hooks the…

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Hard Working Class Heroes 2014

Dublin became a bustling meeting point for Ireland’s most exciting new music acts last weekend. With stages all across the city, the Hard Working Class Heroes 2014 lived-up to its hype. The Last Mixed Tape takes a look at how the annual music festival delivered on its promise. Beginning with the atmospheric, brooding electronic tinge…

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Rocktoberfest at Monroe’s Live

An exciting array of acts will descend upon Monroe’s in Galway for the venue’s forthcoming Rocktoberfest this October 9th to 12th. Taking place at the Galway music venue this month, the new four-day festival will feature performances from The Wood Burning Savages, Leading Armies, The Flaws, The Hard Ground, Featuring X, Youth Mass, I’m Your Vinyl and Corner…

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The Jerry Fish Electric Sideshow to return to Electric Picnic

The Jerry Fish Electric Sideshow is set to return to the Electric Picnic music festival this year. With the line-up and stage announcements continuing to build in the run up to this year’s Electric Picnic the news that Jerry Fish ,one of the country’s most energetic and eclectic performers, will take his acclaimed Electric Sideshow provides…

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Contour to play the Grand Social

Electronic duo Contour are set to play their first headline show in the Grand Social in Dublin on Friday, July 18th. Comprised of Conan Wynne and Anna Doran, Contour’s sound is defined by rhythmical and textural density. Their most recent track ‘Syncopated’, taken from their forthcoming E.P. Chaos Theories, takes it’s centre from this approach with the…

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I’m Your Vinyl – No Regrets

Dublin based alternative-pop duo I’m Your Vinyl have unveiled their new music video for the single ‘No Regrets’ due out on May 16th. Bathed in a saturated glow, the video glistens to the percussive pounding of I’m Your Vinyl’s latest release. Directed by band member, Ken McHugh the visuals illuminate and fade from soft focus…

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