Car Seat Headrest set for the Olympia Theatre this summer

American indie-pop outfit Car Seat Headrest has announced a headline show at the Olympia theatre.  Taking place at the Dublin venue on Wednesday, May 16th Car Seat Headrest’s newly confirmed Irish show will come as the group announced their new album, a re-recorded re-imagined version of their 2011 record Twin Fantasy due out on February 16th. Speaking about the…

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Listen | Check out the hazy indie-pop of ‘Celebrate’ by Father!

Newly formed indie-pop outfit Father! have unveiled their debut single, the hazy ‘Celebrate’. A song with a faraway sound, the juxtaposition in tone and texture found within Father!’s debut offering clashes glistening backdrops, reverb swamped vocals and sudden lo-fi guitar stabs to great effect. Always moving forward, the music of Father! feels propellant, mixing a…

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Sorcha Richardson plays the Grand Social this Thursday night

Indie-pop artist Sorcha Richardson will play a headline show at the Grand Social this week. Taking place at the Dublin venue this Thursday night (September 14th), Sorcha Richardson will perform with her full band as they celebrate the release of her upcoming single ‘Walking Life’. Support on the night will come from Participant. A firm…

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Premiere | WASPS unleash the music video for ‘Which Way Did He Go?”

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere the music video for ‘Which Way Did He Go?’ by WASPS.  A big chorused, melodically infused math-rock sound runs right through the music of WASPS. Characterized in the duo’s most recent single ‘Which Way Did He Go?’, the pair’s own take on the genre melds several styles…

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Premiere | Watch the video for Joey Gavin’s ‘Rolf Harris Is A Paedophile’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere the brand new music video for ‘Rolf Harris Is A Paedophile’ by indie artist Joey Gavin.  Released as part of a double A-side vinyl release (record is limited to 150 copies, it’s available in red, green and blue 7″s), Joey Gavin’s latest single ‘Rolf Harris Is A Paedophile’…

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Premiere | Montauk Hotel return with the jangling ‘Sense of Place’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere the brand new music video for ‘Sense of Place’ by Montauk Hotel. The follow-up single to Montauk Hotel’s stand-out debut E.P, ‘Sense of Place’ finds the self-styled shimmer-pop group delving further into their music and coming up with a fuller picture of their overall sound. Indeed, the latest…

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Premiere | Indie-pop act the Temps unveil the laid back sound of ‘Fadin’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere the brand new music video for ‘Fadin’ by the indie-pop act the Temps.  The jangled powerpop sound of ‘Fadin’ (think Real Estate via the La’s) coupled with the song’s laid back mood, makes for a subtle but no less precise introduction to the Temps, and a charming…

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Interview | Level Heads – Q&A

Indie-pop outfit Level Heads will celebrate the release of their debut E.P. Vol.1 with a show at the Sound House this Friday night. Bassist and vocalist Mick Keeley took the time to speak to TLMT ahead of the show. What is influencing you at the moment? Fleet Foxes, Mac DeMarco, Lianne La Havas What’s the last record…

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The Mixed-Tape | Sorcha Richardson – 4 am

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to the brand new single from Sorcha Ricardson, ‘4 am’. A jump sonically from indie-pop songwriter Sorcha Richardson. the fuzzy electronic edge to her latest single ‘4 am’ is a sign of the artist ever evolving sound and how Richardson’s music…

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The Mixed-Tape – Beauty Sleep – All In

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Beauty Sleep and their brand new single ‘All In’. Regular readers will find it no surprise that dream-pop trio Beauty Sleep have become perennial favourites here at the Last Mixed Tape, and their vivid new single ‘All In’ is a testament to…

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