Review | “Truly a world unto itself” Slow Skies – Realign

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Realign, the much-anticipated debut studio album from Slow Skies.  All too often the transportive qualities of music are overlooked in favor of instant gratification. Sure, albums are called “ethereal” but rarely is this description anything more than superficial. Slow Skies’ Realign, however, is truly a world unto itself. Set against a backdrop of widescreen…

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Listen | Slow Skies unveils the delicately textured ‘Fire’

Ambient-pop artist Slow Skies has returned with a brand new single entitled ‘Fire’ and a live headline show announcement. Taken from Slow Skies’ upcoming debut album Realign (due out on May 11th), ‘Fire’ is a deep delicately textured offering from Karen Sheridan, built upon a glistening backdrop. Centered around Sheridan’s enchanting vocal, that is such a vivid aspect to Slow…

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Watch | Check out Slow Skies mesmerizing new video for ‘Dancing’

Dublin-based alt-pop artist Slow Skies has returned with a brand new music video for the single, ‘Dancing’. With the promise of Slow Skies debut album coming this summer, the video for ‘Dancing’ paints a mesmerizing picture of whats to come from Karen Sheridan’s first full-length record. A story told in reverse, the gentle, almost retro-pop, touches…

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TLMT’s June 2017 Mixed-Tape featuring Slow Skies, Rusangano Family, Wyvern Lingo & more

The Last Mixed Tape looks back at the last four weeks with some of the stand-out tracks from June 2017. TLMT has delved deep to deliver a playlist from some of the stand-out tracks reviewed, released and featured on the blog or just caught the site’s attention this May including Rusangano Family, Wyvern Lingo, Sleep…

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The Mixed-Tape | Slow Skies – Dancing

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to the brand new single from Slow Skies ‘Causing Trouble’. A wonderfully charming new track from Slow Skies, ‘Dancing’ is an enrapturing return from Karen Sheridan filled backed by a vivid twinkling production that is simply infectious to listen to.…

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Mac Demarco, Slow Skies, Squarehead & more contribute to Paper Trail’s ‘Choice’ compilation in aid of the Abortion Support Network

A host of artists have all contributed to Paper Trail Record’s compilation aid of The Abortion Support Network.  Entitled Choice, the compilation will raise funds for The Abortion Support Network and features unreleased outtakes from the likes of Mac Demarco, LVL UP, Nap Eyes (listed as CLBCLB) and Priests. As well as tracks from Hot Cops, Slow Skies, Squarehead, Oh Boland…

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TLMT’s April 2017 Mixed-Tape featuring Talos, Bitch Falcon, Slow Skies & more

The Last Mixed Tape looks back at the last four weeks with some of the stand-out tracks from April 2017.  TLMT has delved deep to deliver a playlist from some of the stand-out tracks reviewed, released and featured on the blog or just caught the site’s attention this April including Talos, Bitch Falcon, Slow Skies,…

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The Mixed-Tape | Slow Skies – Shut Your Eyes

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Slow Skies and her brand new single ‘Shut Your Eyes’. The glistening undercurrent and twilight atmosphere of Slow Skies latest single, ‘Shut Your Eyes’, is an instant reminder of the immersive power of Karen Sheridan’s music. Moving in slow-motion, the…

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Listen | Slow Skies return with the heart-wrenching ‘Winter Night’

Alternative-pop act Slow Skies have re-emerged with the gently heartbreaking sound of ‘Winter Night’. The return of Karen Sheridan’s voice is a warm and welcome one. Found within the minimal, icy alternative-pop production of ‘Winter Night’, Slow Skies latest offering is about freezing a moment in the past and learning to move on. Pulled in…

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Sounds From A Safe Harbour music trail line-up and stage times

Sounds From A Safe Harbour will see a myriad of free music events take place in venues across Cork City this weekend.  Curated by Nialler9, the line-up for the Sounds From A Safe Harbour free music trail includes: My Brightest Diamond, I Am The Cosmos, Rusangano Family, Bantum, Shookrah, This Is The Kit, Mina Tindle, Little Scream,…

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