Walking On Cars set for Tower Records in-store

Alternative-pop outfit Walking On Cars will play a special in-store show at Tower Records, Dawson Street this month. Taking place on Thursday, January 28th, the group’s forthcoming Tower Records Café gig will mark the release of Walking On Cars eagerly awaited debut album Everything This Way. Due for release on Friday, January 29th via Virgin EMI…

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Competition | Tower Records Vinyl Giveaway

The Last Mixed Tape is delighted to give readers a chance to win a stack of vinyls courtesy of Tower Records. This weekend Tower Records will be beginning their 10-day Back to Black vinyl record sale (starting this Friday, November 20th at 9am sharp and running for ten days only!) in both their Dawson Street and…

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Amy Winehouse’s ‘Back To Black’ next up for Vinyl & Wine

The Vinyl & Wine series returns to the Liquor Rooms in Dublin this month with a playback of Back To Black by Amy Winehouse. Taking place on Sunday, August 30th the event will also feature a discussion panel, which will include Universal Music Ireland’s MD, Mark Crossingham, along with TXFM’s Dee Reddy, who recently interviewed Amy Winehouse’s…

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Two day live weekender at Tower Records for Record Store Day 2015

Record Store Day is upon us once again and Dublin based store Tower are set to celebrate with two days of live music in-store.  Starting on Record Store Day itself (Saturday, April 18th) Tower Records on Dawson Street will open it’s doors from 8am and see 250 individual vinyl releases hit its shelves that day.…

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Gavin Glass to premiere new album at this month’s Classic Vinyl Sunday

Monthly music event Classic Vinyl Sunday has added a new dimension to its March show with songwriter Gavin Glass set to premiere his new album. This month’s Classic Vinyl Sunday album comes from folk-rock forefathers the Band and their seminal self-titled (or Brown album) sophomore record. Released in 1969 the L.P features career defining songs for the…

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Classic Vinyl Sunday returns with ‘Abbey Road’

Following last month’s spin of the Velvet Underground & Nico Classic Vinyl Sunday returns with the Beatles seminal album Abbey Road.  Released in 1969, Abbey Road would prove to be the last studio album recorded by the Beatles with Let it Be being the final album to be released. Featuring quite possibly some of the band’s finest songwriting, Abbey Road boats ‘Here…

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New record store ‘Little Gem’ to open off O’Connell Street this Saturday

A joint venture between Monster Hero & Record Store Gay, ‘Little Gem Records’ will open at 5 Cavendish Row, Dublin 1 this Saturday (December 6th). Aiming to support musicians and artists looking to have their music heard, ‘Little Gem Records’ will specialize in independent bands and labels, the store stocks records, cassettes, CD’s, tangible and intangible…

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Seven Quarters Club returns to Whelan’s

The Seven Quarters 7″ singles club has confirmed the line-up for its next event this July in Whelan’s including Patrick Kelleher and Magic Pockets. Following its inaugral show in April which featured performances from Katie Kim and Jennifer Evans the Seven Quarters Club will return to Whelan’s on Friday, July 4th. Conceived as part of…

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