TLMT’s 8-Track featuring Chvrches, Now Now, Little Dragon, Malena Zavala & more

Chvrches, Now Now, Little Dragon, Malena Zavala and more all feature on this week’s TLMT 8-Track. Check out the full Spotify playlist below.   Now, Now – AZ Now, Now continue their re-emergence after five years of silence with their latest single, the dreamy ‘AZ’. Chvrches (feat. Matt Berninger) – My Enemy Synth-pop trio Chvrches team-up with the National’s…

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Press Play | NYC synth-pop duo Tempers share ‘Further’

New York based synth-pop outfit Tempers have unveiled their brand new single ‘Further’. A slow driving densely produced track, ‘Further’ propels itself along with a heavy atmosphere that carries through Tempers’ synth-pop inspired music. Not short on scale or mood, the drum machine dominated backdrop and deadpan vocal delivery of ‘Further’, and indeed Tempers themselves,…

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Press Play | Sleeping Lion’s ‘Generous’ is a deep rewarding joureny into their sound

Boston-based duo Sleeping Lion have unveiled the deep electronic sound of their single ‘Generous’. Taken from their brand new E.P. Patient Creature, ‘Generous’ has a depth of field that invites you further and further into the textural synth soundscape of Sleeping Lion’s music. Through a dense production of interwoven pops and clicks of lush electronic sounds stands…

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Press Play | Martha unleash the gritty glory of ‘Goldman’s Detective Agency’

English indie-pop outfit Martha have unveiled their latest track ‘Goldman’s Detective Agency’. Taken from Martha’s upcoming album Blisters In The Pit Of My Heart, ‘Goldman’s Detective Agency’ rattles along with a palpable backbone of punk fueled intent and indie-pop sensibilities. A short sharp shock of track, Martha provide a sound that is as pointed as their lyrics.…

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Press Play | Kristin Kontrol unveils ‘Show Me’

Kristin Kontrol, a new project from Kristen Welchez (formally Dee Dee Penny of Dum Dum Girls) has released her latest track ‘Show Me’.  With a hint of the Cure meets synth-pop about it, Kristin Kontrol’s new single ‘Show Me’ is a stylistic sea-change for Kristin Kontrol from her Dum Dum Girls days. Sounding like an…

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Press Play | Big Deal return with the harmonic ‘Say Yes’

London based indie outfit Big Deal’s new single ‘Say Yes’ is the latest track in the Last Mixed Tape’s international feature Press Play. Finding its own space somewhere between dream-pop and alternative-rock ‘Say Yes’ is a harmonically colliding slice of brilliance from Big Deal, and an immeasurably exciting insight into the band’s upcoming album. With its…

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Press Play | Patio debut ragged indie-pop gem ‘Arbitrary Numbers’

The latest addition to the Last Mixed Tape’s weekly international music feature comes from Brooklyn band Patio and their track ‘Arbitrary Numbers’.  With its loose hanging groove and weaving guitar and bass lines, the driving garage-pop tinged sound of Patio is stripped back, raw and very infectious. The trio make great use of their minimal…

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Press Play | Star Parks deliver the vivid slow-burn of ‘Theoretical Girls’

Austin-based band Star Parks’ latest single ‘Theoretical Girls’ is the latest song to feature in the Last Mixed Tape’s Press Play international music feature.  A vividly produced slice of dream-pop melded together by flourishes of country and indie-folk, ‘Theoretical Girls’ is a song comfortable in taking the patient slow-burning approach to capture the imagination With it’s lush…

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Press Play | Tangerine offer garage-pop brilliance on ‘Sunset’

Seattle-based garage-pop trio Tangerine’s latest single ‘Sunset’ is the latest track to be added to the Last Mixed Tape’s Press Play playlist. An indie-gem in the making, ‘Sunset’ is a melody soaked slice of goodness. From the punchy guitar riffs that litter the song’s production to the instantly infectious vocal lines the track is the perfect intro…

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Press Play | Tacocat’s short sharp shock ‘I Hate The Weekend’

Seattle-based post-pop outfit Tacocat’s song ‘I Hate The Weekend’ is the latest addition to TLMT’s Press Play playlist.   Taken from the group’s upcoming third studio album Lost Time (due out on April 1st via Hardly Art Records), ‘I Hate the Weekend’ rattles and shakes from start to finish. Finding the four-piece in full-on thrash-pop mode, ‘I Hate The Weekend’…

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