Watch | Check out Thumper’s new video for ‘Lonesome Freak’

Noise-rock outfit Thumper have released a brand new music video for the track ‘Lonesome Freak’.  Featuring live footage from multiple Thumper shows throughout 2016 including; Knockanstockan, Electric Picnic, the Workman’s Club and more, the video for the fuzz warped thrasher ‘Lonesome Freak’ is a fun look into the group energetic and unpredictable live performances. One…

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Watch | Thumper unleash video for ‘Dan the Man’

Thumper have released their music video for ‘Dan The Man’, taken from the group’s Magnum Opuss E.P. Taken from Thumper’s recent E.P. Magnum Opuss (read TLMT’s full review – here), the distorted, lo-fi fringed ‘Dan The Man’ is a bone-rattling stand-out track from the record. Thumper’s great juxtaposed indie-pop through a prism of thresher of noise sound is in…

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Girl Band announce Vicar St. show in aid of Pieta House

Noise-rock outfit Girl Band will headline a show at Vicar Street in Dublin in aid of Pieta House next year.  Taking place on February 17th at the Dublin venue, Girl Band with some very special guests to announced soon. Tickets priced €30 go on sale this Thursday 10th November at 9am through http://www.ticketmaster.ie & usual outlets…

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Watch | September Girls 360 video for ‘Catholic Guilt’ takes aim at Ireland’s draconian abortion laws

September Girls have unveiled a brand new 360/VR music video for their latest single ‘Catholic Guilt’. One of the stand-out tracks on September Girls brilliant sophomore album Age of Indignation, the video for ‘Catholic Guilt’ takes the 360 video format and twists into in a powerful unflinching visual experiece that mirrors the heavy, uneasy tone of the…

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Watch | Girl Band return with video for ‘In Plastic’

Noise-rock merchants Girl Band have returned with a brand new music video for the single ‘In Plastic’. With the slow ominous drawl of ‘In Plastic’, it’s only fitting that long time visual collaborator Bob Gallagher deliver something equally as quietly unsettling as the song itself. Working as a blend of Kafka meet Orwell, the video…

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Review | Thumper – Magnum Opuss

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Magnum Opuss, the sophomore extended play from noise-pop outfit Thumper. Deconstruction is essential. The ripping apart of any preconceived convention can make us see things differently. Thumper’s debut E.P. did just that, the band seemed to revel in tearing up their own sound in a way that was focused but still unconcerned…

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Watch | September Girls unveil new video for ‘Jaw On The Floor’

September Girls have unveiled their brand new music video for the single ‘Jaw On The Floor’. A stand-out track from September Girls latest album Age of Indignation (read TLMT’s full review – here), ‘Jaw On The Floor’ brilliantly and succinctly captures the brooding tension of the record. Set to a backbone of rumbling rythms and cutting guitar lines,…

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Playlist | The Last Mixed Tape’s April 2016

The Last Mixed Tape looks back on the last four weeks with some of the stand-out tracks from April 2016.  As 2016 continues to move forward, the Irish music scene saw several seminal records being released this month, including works from September Girls, Rusangano Family, Overhead the Albatross, Pleasure Beach, Colour Canyon, Carly Coonagh, Jerry Fish and…

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Listen | Thumper unleash the fuzzy fury of ‘rent is due’

Noise-rock purveyors Thumper have made their return with the fuzz-laden sound of ‘rent is due’. As ‘rent is due’ comes crashing into focus it becomes very clear that Thumper have refined their sound since their impressive self-titled debut E.P. released last year. What’s so gratifying about this is just how the group have done so…

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At The Drive-In announce Vicar Street show and possible new music

American noise-rock purveyors At The Drive-In have announced a show in Dublin’s Vicar Street this March. Taking place on Saturday, March 26th At The Drive-In’s Dublin show will come as part of the group forthcoming world tour (which also includes a show at the Roundhouse in London on March 27th) which was announced earlier today.…

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