Review | “Built from ambition and drive” Columbia Mills – A Safe Distance To Watch

The Last Mixed Tape reviews A Safe Distance To Watch, the debut studio album from Columbia Mills. A Safe Distance To Watch is certainly an album that can’t be accused of lacking in ambition. Columbia Mills first offering is one defined by its full-scale dynamic movement, a trait that hate it or love it forms the centre of everything.…

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Watch | Pursued By Dogs unveil the sparse ‘Iceland’

Indietronica act Pursued By Dogs have unveiled their brand new music video and single ‘Iceland’. The sense of space found within Pursued By Dogs’ ‘Iceland’ is engrossing. Filled with its own sparse atmosphere, the music is complex but given a textural depth by the production’s echoing reverb drenched sound. Accompanied by some truly beautiful animation by…

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Premiere | Columbia Mills reveal new single ‘Head Start’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere ‘Head Start’, the brand new single from Columbia Mills. A track built from perpetual motion, ‘Head Start’ finds Columbia Mills delving into the pops and click of synth-pop inflected stylization. Merged with the turbulent indietronica that lies underneath Columbia Mills sound, the group’s latest offering highlights the continued…

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Premiere | Columbia Mills return with new single ‘Battles’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premier the brand new single from indietronica act Columbia Mills. Columbia Mills finally make their return with ‘Battles’, the group’s first new material since the release of their critically acclaimed E.P’s Factory Settings and The Perfect Day, as well as the first glimpse into the band’s debut album. As weighty and…

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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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Listen | Planet Parade unveil brand new single ‘Face to Face’

Indietronica duo Planet Parade have unveiled ‘Face to Face’, the first single from their forthcoming album Mercury. An inescapably vivid return from Planet Parade, ‘Face to Face’ sizzles with electro-pop tinged rhythms and hooks from start to finish. Working as an exciting insight to the duo’s upcoming Mercury L.P. (due out on September 30th), the record’s debut single…

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Listen | Funeral Suits return with ‘Tree of Life’

Indietronica act Funeral Suits have made a triumphant return with their brand new single ‘Tree of Life’. A densely packed new sound reintroduces Funeral Suits and firms the colliding electronic backbone of the group’s new single ‘Tree of Life’, their first new material since 2012’s Lily of the Valley. And much has hanged for the band…

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The Mixed-Tape | Participant – Leave Me Here

In this latest edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Participant’s new single ‘Leave Me Here’. A unreleased gem taken from Participant’s Content E.P. recording sessions, ‘Leave Me Here’ is a song that encapsulates the elegant electronic juxtaposition that so strongly characterizes the artists sound. Set against a…

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Listen | Ivy Nations release synth-funk barnstormer ‘You Are The Centre Of Me’

Ivy Nations have returned with the vivid synth and funk driven new single ‘You Are The Centre Of Me’. A big, bold slice of unadulterated pop music, Ivy Nations new single is the kind of track that is so confident in it’s own infectious hooks and funky rhythms that it’s just a pure joy to listen…

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