Playlist | TLMT’s September 2016 Mixed-Tape

The Last Mixed Tape looks back on the last four weeks with some of the stand-out tracks from September 2016.  The last four weeks have seen a plethora of new releases and records, TLMT has delved into September 2016’s offerings to come up with a mixed-tape that includes tracks from Sorcha Richardson, Orchid Collective, Laura Ann…

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Listen | Shrug Life release ‘Your Body’ in support of Repeal the 8th

Indie-pop act Shrug Life have released their latest single ‘Your Body’ to highlight the need to change Ireland’s archaic abortion laws. Infused with Shrug Life’s signature take on the indie-pop sound and deft touch at turning a phrase, ‘Your Body’ is the trio’s most lyrically pointed song to date. Opening with the line “Your body…

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Listen | Sorcha Richardson releases the heartfelt indie-pop ballad ‘Lost’

Brooklyn based songwriter Sorcha Richardson has unveiled ‘Lost’, the latest in her series of single releases. Fast becoming a firm favorite here at the Last Mixed Tape, Sorcha Richardson builds on the promise of her previous single ‘Walk Away’ with the heartfelt indie-pop ballad ‘Lost’. Written for friend who was going through a bout of…

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The Mixed-Tape | No Monster Club – Hippocampus Circus Maximus

In this week’s edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to No Monster Club’s latest single ‘Hippocampus Circus Maximus’. There’s something irrepressible about No Monster Club’s music. Be it their complete disregard for indie-pop convention or the off-kilter way Bobby Aherne approaches his sound, there’s always a sense of invention…

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Interview | Glass Animals – “Make The Extremes More Extreme”

Glass Animals second album How To Be A Human Being will drop this Friday, August 26th. Ahead of its release as well as the group’s Electric Picnic 2016 (September 3rd) and Olympia (October 29th) Irish tour dates, drummer Joe Seaward took the time to talk to TLMT about Glass Animals latest record.  “It was a bit weird…

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The Mixed-Tape | Heroes In Hiding – Hospital

In this week’s edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Heroes In Hiding and their latest single ‘Hospital’. ‘Hospital’ is a song filled with great vivid rhythm. The latest offering from indie outfit Heroes In Hiding, the track finds the group once again expanding the boundaries of their music.…

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Listen | Joey Gavin swerves into indie-pop territory on ‘Run’

Indie artist Joey Gavin has released his brand new double A-side single ‘Run / The Hunt’.  A striking departure from the indie-folk of Joey Gavin’s Circles E.P, ‘Run’ is a jolting slice of refreshing indie-pop filled with jangle and melody. Taking such a sonic sea-change in his stride Joey Gavin’s new sound on ‘Run’ is very exciting…

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Watch | No Monster Club splice two years of tour footage together for ‘I’ve Retired’ video

Indie-pop act No Monster Club’s latest music video for ‘I’ve Retired’ mixes together two years of tour footage. Directed by  Daniel Martin and filmed between 2014 and 2016 in Whelan’s, Bello Bar, Birthdays, Knockanstockan, Roisin Dubh, Sweeney’s, The R.A.G.E., The Pop Inn, The Academy, Castlepalooza, Pine Lodge, The Ashdale Living Room, The Button Factory & Connolly’s of…

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Watch | Almost Ghosts return with ‘Light Falls’

Indie-pop outfit Almost Ghosts have made their return with the music video for ‘Light Falls’. A vivid slice of synth-pop tinged indie, ‘Light Falls’ finds Almost Ghosts delivering an on the money pop single. Moving from hook to rhythmical hook, the song changes cathcy guitar riff for equally infectious vocal harmonies with a flick of…

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Playlist | Land Lovers’ Knockanstockan 2016 Mixed-Tape

In the build-up to Knockanstockan 2016 TLMT has asked acts from this year’s line-up to choose their own festival mixed-tape, and tell us about what they’re looking forward seeing at Blessington in July. This time it’s the turn of indie-pop band Land Lovers. Read below to see what they had to say and check out…

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