TLMT’s 10 Best Irish Albums of 2019 so far featuring whenyoung, Fontaines D.C, Maria Somerville, Rosie Carney, Talos & more

With 2019 now at its midway point, the Last Mixed Tape looks back at the past six months and picks the 10 Best Irish Albums of 2019 so far in no particular order. Check out the list below.  Zaska – It Takes A Village What TLMT had to say: It Takes A Village is a simply…

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Review | “expressionistic-pop music where nothing is lost in translation” Soak – Grim Town

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Grim Town, the long-awaited sophomore studio album from Soak.  There’s a sprawling artistic journey at the heart of Grim Town, contrasting the insular immediacy of her debut outing, Soak’s return introduces a far more expansive sound that plays ambitious conceptually led songwriting across a widescreen production. Resulting in expressionistic-pop music where nothing…

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TLMT’s The Week featuring New Pagans, Havvk, the Claque, Royal Yellow, Soak & Conor Walsh

TLMT counts down the latest additions to its Irish Mixed-Tape on Spotify with new music by New Pagans, Havvk, the Claque, Royal Yellow, Soak & Conor Walsh. New Pagans – Its Darker The Mixed-Tape: New Pagans are a band who take-no-prisoners, with ‘It’s Darker’ the group continue to produce a sound that is vital to pay…

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The Mixed-Tape | Soak – Valentine Shmalentine

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Valentine Shmalentine’ by Soak.  A sparse ballad, ‘Valentine Shmalentine’ is a heartfelt lo-fi offering from Soak that portrays the artist’s ability to convey raw emotion through subtly, expressionism and space. Taken from her upcoming Grim Town album, ‘Valentine Shmalentine’ is a compelling…

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TLMT’s Monthly Mixed-Tape | October 2018 featuring Soak, Montauk Hotel, Roisin El Cherif, Sive, Participant & 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. This October’s edition features Soak, Montauk Hotel, Roisin El Cherif, Participant & more. Jackie Beverly – Out Of Reasons The Mixed-Tape: “A patient track, ‘Out Of Reasons’ is a…

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TLMT’s The Week #11 featuring Soak, Lisa Maria, Roisin El Cherif, Tanjier & Sweat Threats

The Last Mixed Tape’s Spotify playlist The Week #11 features new music from Soak, Lisa Maria, Roisin El Cherif, Tanjier & Sweat Threats.  Soak – Everybody Loves You The Mixed-Tape: “The return of Soak has been a long-awaited one, and ‘Everybody Loves You’ is a brilliant and organic expansion of sound from Soak that makes the wait…

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The Mixed-Tape | Everybody Loves You – Soak

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape, we turn our attention to ‘Everybody Loves You’ by Soak. The return of Soak has been a long-awaited one, and ‘Everybody Loves You’ is a brilliant and organic expansion of sound from Soak that makes the wait worthwhile. A heartfelt, slow-burning love song filled with…

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Other Voices stage line-up at Electric Picnic 2018 announces whenyoung, Dowry & more

The first wave of artists set to play the Other Voices stage at Electric Picnic 2018 have been announced today including Soak, Dowry & more. A fixture of the Electric Picnic festival vibe, the Other Voices stage returns once again to Stradbally this Summer with the initial batch of acts announced this evening including: Soak, Dowry, Gwenno, Stella…

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Listen | TLMT’s 40 Must See Acts at Electric Picnic 2015 playlist

Electric Picnic 2015, possibly the most anticipated and biggest music festival of the summer, will descend upon Stradbally in County Laois this weekend (Friday, September 4th to Sunday, September 6th). With a massive array of artists performing at the event, here is TLMT’s 40 Must See Acts at Electric Picnic 2015. Also see our Spotify playlist…

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Listen | The Last Mixed Tape’s June 2015 playlist

A monthly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, here we look back at some of the stand-out tracks released or reviewed on T.L.M.T this June. A busy month in Irish music, June 2015 saw the release of several stand-out debut albums including the North Sea’s Anniversary, SOAK’s Before We Forgot How To Dream and Sinead White’s Finally. The…

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