The Mixed-Tape | “Texturally lush” Tandem Felix – Nightclub (I Sold My Soul To The Devil)

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Nightclub (I Sold My Soul To The Devil)’ by Tandem Felix.  Taken from Tandem Felix’s much-anticipated debut album Rom-Com, ‘Nightclub (I Sold My Soul to the Devil)’ is a texturally lush offering that melds psychedelic inflected alt-country with serene indie-Americana to…

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The Mixed-Tape | “a floating indie-folk sound above an ominous sonic bedrock” Sive – Yuki-Onna

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Yuki Onna’ by Sive.  Taken from her new self-titled E.P (out now on Spotify), ‘Yuki Onna’ is a dreamlike offering from Sive that melds a floating indie-folk sound above an ominous sonic bedrock of washing textures that give the music…

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Q&A | “being together after a surf and jamming around when an idea comes to life” – Sons Of The East talk to TLMT

Australian indie-folk act Sons Of The East are coming to Dublin next month, play the Workman’s Club on Friday, May 17th as they tour their upcoming E.P. Burning Right Through. The band recently took the time to talk to TLMT about what they’re listening to now, their inspirations and future plans. What’s the last record you…

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Watch | Laura Ann Brady returns with the deeply atmospheric ‘Those Stars’

Check out the brand new single and music video from songwriter Laura Ann Brady, ‘Those Stars’. The music of ‘Those Stars’ is a pensive one. Taken is taken from Brady’s forthcoming album World Beneath the Waves (due out next year) the single is built upon a tense tapestry of organic scratching sounds, the dark indie-folk songwriting of Laura…

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The Mixed-Tape | Ailbhe Reddy – Shame

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to ‘Shame’ by Ailbhe Reddy. From the outset, ‘Shame’ is a far different affair from Ailbhe Reddy’s previous offerings. Delving into more overt synth/alt-pop territory than Reddy has done before, the sound of ‘Shame’ creates a fully-realised backdrop of lushly produced…

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The Mixed-Tape | Maria Kelly – Small Talk

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to ‘Small Talk’ by Maria Kelly. Maria Kelly’s run of stand-out singles (see: ‘Hollow’, ‘Threads’ and ‘Things I Should’)  continues with ‘Small Talk’. An atmospheric new offering, ‘Small Talk’ rests on a backdrop of clam soundscapes. One of the most engaging…

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Listen | Orchid Collective deliver the atmospheric chill of ‘Winter’s Pass’

Orchid Collective have returned with a change in sound found in their new single ‘Winter’s Pass’.  A gently set slice of indie-folk set against a backdrop of softly howling textures, woven vocal harmonies and melancholy strings, ‘Winter’s Pass’ creates a sense of place, depth and urgency. A more atmospheric offering from Orchid Collective, ‘Winter’s Pass’…

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Listen | Indie-folk act Dandy’s Loft deliver the hypnotic ‘Shadows in Motion’

Belfast based indie-folk outfit Dandy’s Loft deliver a deeply hypnotic sound on their single ‘Shadows in Motion’. With its far-reaching soundscapes and textures, Dandy’s Loft creates a sprawling melancholic sound on their latest offering ‘Shadows in Motion’. Steeped in a deep indie-folk production the song slowly but surely creeps into focus as the band build…

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Watch | Laura Ann Brady reveals new video for ‘Lies’

Folk singer-songwriter Laura Ann Brady has released her brand new music video for the single ‘Lies’. A surrealist new video for ‘Lies’, the visuals that accompanying Laura Ann Brady’s latest offering have an almost Alice In Wonderland-esque vibe from them. Expanding on the themes of identity, the video captures both the lyrical feel and darkly…

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Watch | Robert John Ardiff unveils the raw exposed nerve of ‘Paint Your Nails’

Indie-folk songwriter Robert John Ardiff has released his brand new single ‘Paint Your Nails’. The first single to be taken from Ardiff’s debut solo album Between The Bed And The Room (due for release this November), ‘Paint Your Nails’ is distant sounding take on the indie-folk genre awash with texture and depth. Surrounding the intimate vocal and picked-guitar…

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