The Mixed-Tape | “atmospherically abstract” Fat Pablo – Percolator

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Percolator’ by Fat Pablo. Fat Pablo’s latest offering ‘Percolator’ continues the band’s string of singular sounding singles, with a music that moves from hypnotically entrancing to atmospherically abstract to powerfully expansive, all over the course of four minutes. ‘Percolator’ is…

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The Mixed-Tape | Beach – Bram Toker

In this latest edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Beach and their latest single ‘Bram Toker’. The slow-creeping atmosphere of ‘Bram Toker’, finds Beach follow-up the growling darkness of ‘Ono No’ with a track that constantly changes its sonic backdrop. Moving from brooding alt.rock one minute to playfully…

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Premiere | This Other Kingdom return with ‘Comatosed’

The Last Mixed Tape is proud to premiere the brand new music video from This Other Kingdom for ‘Comatosed’. Taken from This Other Kingdom’s forthcoming sophomore album Rêveur, ‘Comatosed’ makes for a blisteringly dense return from the band that melds their brooding psych sound with a more fuller-bodied production that we’ve seen before from This Other Kingdom.…

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Listen | Check out Spudgun’s gloriously off-kilter ‘We Share This Space’

A brand new musical prospect have just landed, with experimental psych-rock outfit Spudgun.  A vivid musical melting pot of off-kilter sounds, Spudgun’s first offering ‘We Share This Space’ is an epic journey into psych, progressive-rock and jazz through a distinctively unique prism. In a record that never holds back on its own sense of scale, ‘We…

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The Altered Hours announce Irish tour

Cork based psych-rock outfit the Altered Hours are set to embark on an Irish tour this winter. The group will play several dates across the country this November/December as they tour in support of the stand-out debut album In Heat Heat Not Sorry. See full tour dates below. THE ALTERED HOURS TOUR 2016 DATES: 18-Nov – Belfast…

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Listen | Beach release late-night growl of ‘Ono Noh’

Psych band Beach have revealed their latest single ‘Ono Noh’ ahead of the group’s HWCH 2016 slot this weekend. Following on from the unhinged weight of Beach’s previous single ‘Donuts’, ‘Ono Noh’ is far more patient and ultimately focused track that keeps an all-pervasive atmosphere of brooding, late-night growling psych music from beginning to end. ‘Ono Noh’…

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Listen | Check out the cacophonous ‘Ancestor’ by the Bonk

The Bonk have unveiled their cacophonous psych tinged sound with their debut track ‘Ancestor’. A new project from Philip Christie (O Emperor), the Bonk’s sound is hard to characterize with just one genre. A hypnotically set slice of psych meets alternative-rock, ‘Ancestor’ slithers out of the speakers with screeching organs, gritty beats and large blast…

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Reverberation 2016 | Timetable and daily breakdown

The full timetable and running order for this year’s Reverberation psych festival has been announced. Following last year’s success, Reveberation 2016 will feature live music from an exciting array of psych influenced artists including featuring The Cosmic Dead (UK), The Cult Of Dom Keller (UK), The Black Tambourines (UK), Twinkranes, Wild Rocket, Woven Skull, Fabric…

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Listen | Beach deliver the warping sound of ‘Donuts’

Psych five-piece Beach have unveiled their brand new single ‘Donuts’, delivering a musically unraveling new sound. What’s most interesting about ‘Donuts’ is how the entire song feels like it’s one step away from falling apart completely, the track seems to hang listlessly off the post-modern psych/alt. production that forms the record’s backdrop. And that is what’s so compelling about it.…

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Reverberation Psych Fest returns to the Grand Social

The sophomore Reverberation Psych Festival is set to take place in Dublin’s the Grand Social this April. After a highly successful first year, Reveberation 2016 will feature live music from an exciting array of psych influenced artists including featuring The Cosmic Dead (UK), The Cult Of Dom Keller (UK), The Black Tambourines (UK), Twinkranes, Wild…

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