This Weekend | November 3rd – 5th Gig Guide featuring Mongoose, Autre Monde, Kiasmos & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly Dublin gig guide, This Weekend features Mongoose, Autre Monde, Kiasmos, and more.  Friday – November 3rd Mongoose – Whelan’s Support: Molly Sterling Tickets: €18 Doors: 8 pm Midnight Hour: Youth Mass & Segrasso – Whelan’s Tickets: FREE Doors: 10.30 pm Saturday – November 4th Brenoshea & Jenna Nicholls – Whelan’s (upstairs) Tickets: €13 Doors: 8 pm Autre Monde –…

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Watch | Mongoose release striking Repeal the 8th inspired video ‘Doing Things Wrong’

Indie-folk outfit Mongoose have unveiled an emtionally striking new video for thier new single ‘Doing Things Wrong’. Written about and inspired by the Repeal 8th movement ‘Doing Things Wrong’ finds a very different and infinitely more engrossing Mongoose than we’ve seen before. In their own words ‘Doing Things Wrong’ is: “an intense expression of the…

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Mongoose announce plans for ‘Winter Longing’ show

Mongoose and a line-up of special guests are set to come together for a night of live music and poetry in Whelan’s on November 19th. The forthcoming intimate headline show from the jazz-folk four-piece (entitled Winter Longing) will look to “explore unrequited love and yearning in the depths of Irish winter” and will feature a host…

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Mongoose – Mongoose

The Last Mixed Tape reviews the self-titled debut album from jazz-folk four-piece Mongoose.  Jangling acoustics guitars, shuffling shakers and intertwined harmonies are the order of the day on Mongoose’s eponymous first L.P. From the quick change jump of ‘Woman on the Beat’ to the subtle sound of ‘Featherkisses’ the record runs an array of tempos…

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Photos | Mongoose – Sugar Club

jazz-folk group Mongoose celebrated the release of their debut album with a show at the Sugar Club last Friday night (May 22nd). Support on the night came from Kicking Bird. Photographer Julie McCoy (juliemccoy.ie) was there to cover the event for the Last Mixed Tape. See full photo gallery below. Kicking Bird: Mongoose:

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O Emperor & Mongoose are this week’s guests on the Co-Present

This week’s episode of Radiomade’s indie music show the Co-Present is set to feature appearances from both O Emperor and Mongoose. Performing live on the show this Friday lunchtime will be jazz-folk group Mongoose, who will be playing tracks from their forthcoming debut album as well as speaking to hosts Dwayne Woods and Niamh Farrell about the record.…

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Knockanstockan & Sound Training College come together for charity album in aid of Peter McVerry Trust

Annual music festival Knockanstockan & Sound Training College are working with some of Ireland’s most exciting bands in aid of homelessness. The charity album is entitled Growing Home, will raise funds for homeless charity Peter McVerry Trust and has been recorded by STC final year students working with bands from this years Knockanstockan line-up and includes…

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B.A.R.E festival add new acts to 2015 line-up

B.A.R.E 2015 have announced several new acts to play the summer festival this June including headliner Roots Manuva. The one-day music festival, now in it’s second year, has added a plethora of exciting new acts to it’s 2015 line-up. See full list of artists announced below. ROOTS MANUVA | MR WILLIAMZ | DAN SHAKE | JOHN BLEK &…

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This Weekend | February 27th – March 1st

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening this weekend (Friday, February 27th – Sunday, March 1st). FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27th Myles Manley at the Beerhouse, Capel Street Myles Manley will celebrate the release of his new E.P. More Songs this Friday night. Tickets: €7 via eventbrite.ie Doors: 8pm…

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Mongoose to launch new single at the Unitarian Church

Jazz-folk outfit Mongoose are set to launch their second single, ‘Two Birds’, with a show at the Unitarian Church in Dublin on Friday, February 27th. Coming as part of Spring Journey 2015, a series of four special performances at the Unitarian Church aimed at raising funds to restore the Church’s 1911 JW Walker pipe organ, Mongoose will…

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