TLMT’s Monthly Mixed-Tape | November 2018 featuring Maria Kelly, Talos, Kitt Philippa, Molly Sterling, Nnic, Sleep Thieves, BARQ & more

A new feature to TLMT the Monthly Mixed-Tape is a playlist filled with the best in new Irish music over the past four weeks and updated each month. The November 2018 edition features Maria Kelly, Talos, Kitt Philippa, Molly Sterling, Nnic, Sleep Thieves & more. Maria Kelly – july The second single to be taken…

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The Mixed-Tape | Sleep Thieves – Sea of Shadows

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Sea Of Shadows’ by Sleep Thieves. The deep dark atmospherics of ‘Sea Of Shadows’ play like to the score to a long forgotten movie playing in an abandoned cinema. Sleep Thieves evocative music pushes forward with an unrelenting synth line…

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Q&A | Sleep Thieves’ Sorcha Brennan talks to TLMT

Sleep Thieves play are part of the Dublin Quays 2018 line-up next Friday, July 20th. Vocalist Sorcha Brennan recently spoke to the Last Mixed Tape about the trio’s recent single ‘Aching Bones’, future plans and what she’s listening to right now.  What’s the last record you bought? First Aid Kit – Ruins What song or…

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BARE returns with Tebi Rex, Seamus Fogarty, Sleep Thieves & more announced

BARE 2018 festival returns this summer with the announcement of several acts to its 2018 line-up. The first wave of acts confirmed to play BARE 2018, at the award-winning festival’s new home of Borris House in Carlow this July include OBIE TRICE feat. KUNIVA D12 & SWIFTY D12 ○ GOD IS AN ASTRONAUT ○ SEAMUS FOGARTY ○ KILA…

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TLMT Podcast | Sara and Steve review Thumper, Le Galaxie, Melts, BARQ & Sleep Thieves

The latest episode of the TLMT podcast is out and features reviews of new music from Thumper, BARQ and Sleep Thieves. This week Steve and Sara review brand new Irish music, including Thumper’s brand new single ‘AFL’, Pleasure the third studio album by Le Galaxie, Melts debut single ‘Skyward’, agro-soul act BARQ’s latest offering ‘Sassy Mouth’ and ‘Aching Bones’ from synth-pop trio Sleep Thieves. For information and…

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TLMT’s March 2018 Mixed-Tape featuring Day_S, BARQ, Sleep Thieves, Montauk Hotel, Hawk, Sylk & more

The Last Mixed Tape counts down the stand-out tracks that made the last four weeks including Day_S, BARQ, Sleep Thieves, Montauk Hotel, Hawk, Sylk & more. See the rundown and Spotify playlist below.  BARQ – Sassy Mouth A shuddering collage of sounds that pushes and pulls in great jolts of dynamism. Feeling like a cathartic…

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Listen | Sleep Thieves return with the dreamlike ‘Aching Bones’

Synth-pop trio Sleep Thieves have returned with their brand new single ‘Aching Bones’.  The follow-up to last year’s ‘Is This Ready’, Sleep Thieves latest offering ‘Aching Bones’ is a dreamlike track set to an ominously brooding backdrop. An atmospheric insight to Sleep Thieves upcoming Fortress E.P, which is due out later this year, the interlocking electronic lines,…

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TLMT 4 | 4 Years in 101 Songs

This Friday, February 9th, the Last Mixed Tape celebrates 4 years of covering the Irish music scene with a show at the Sound House including sets from Bad Bones, Montauk Hotel, Beauty Sleep and King Bones. With year 5 just over the horizon, TLMT looks back with a massive 101 songs playlist made from the…

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Photos | HWCH 2017 – Saturday featuring Sleep Thieves, AE Mak, Frankenstein Bolts & more

Day one of Hard Working Class Heroes 2017 took over several venues around Dublin City last night (Friday, September 29th) with sets from Sleep Thieves, AE Mak, Frankenstein Bolts, Roe and more. TLMT was there to cover the event.  Click and scroll to see the full gallery below. All photos by Stephen White.  

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Listen | Sleep Thieves return with the darkly atmospheric ‘Is This Ready’

The Last Mixed Tape takes a look into the brand new single from Sleep Thieves, ‘Is This Ready’.  A most welcome return indeed, synth-pop trio Sleep Thieves have made their presence felt with the darkly atmospheric sound of ‘Is This Ready’. Bathed in far-off beats, persistent pulses of synth and an ominously performed vocal, the music…

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