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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The Mixed-Tape | Ruth – Off My Mind

In this edition of The Last Mixed Tape’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Ruth and her brand new single ‘Off My Mind’. A song soaked in hazy atmosphere, ‘Off My Mind’ is a stylistic jump in the right direction from alternative-pop artist Ruth. With it’s Lana Del Rey-esque leanings and melodramatic peaks and troughs,…

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Listen | Kobina releases ‘Untitled 360’ ahead of Another Love Story 2016

Electronic producer Kobina has released a brand new FREE to download single ‘Untitled 360’. Following on from his recent E.P. Sentinel Island (read TLMT’s full review – here), Kobina’s latest single ‘Untitled 360’ is a glistening ambient-electronic gem that works on a wide open canvas. Slowly evolving into one whole piece, the myriad of elements that make ‘Untitled…

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Listen | Gemma Dunleavy features on Orlando Volcano’s ‘Mixed Messages’

Irish electronic artist Gemma Dunleavy features on a brand new track by Orlando Volcano, ‘Mixed Messages’. A collaboration that joins elements that makes both artists so unique in a way that feels true to the music, ‘Mixed Messages’ pops and clicks with vivid electronic vibrancy while Gemma Dunleavy’s vocal is as mesmerizing as ever. Indeed,…

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Playback | The Last Mixed Tape’s May 2016

k The Last Mixed Tape looks back on the last four weeks with some of the stand-out tracks from April 2016.  May was a stellar four weeks. The past month has seen the return, introduction and continued growth of many of the Irish music scenes most promising and established artists (including a few candidates for…

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Listen | i am niamh releases melodically weaving new single ‘Wait Until The Morning Comes’

Alternative-pop artist i am niamh has unveiled her latest single, ‘Wait Until The Morning Comes’. Taken from her critically acclaimed debut album Wonderland, ‘Wait Until The Morning Comes’ is a melodically beguiling track that wraps you up in i am niamh’s music landscape. Populated by inter-changing rhythms, gradually building vocal harmonies and a short-sharp stabs of…

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Playlist | The Last Mixed Tape’s January 2016

The Last Mixed Tape looks back at January 2016 with a full playlist of songs from the last four weeks.   2016 has started with a flurry of activity so far, January has included new music from Sea Pinks, No Monster Club, Little Green Cars, Wyvern Lingo, RUTH, Bouts & more. Check out these tracks and more…

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Listen | The Last Mixed Tape’s October 2015 playlist

A monthly feature on the Last Mixed Tape, here we look back at some of the stand-out tracks released or reviewed on T.L.M.T this October. As 2015 comes racing towards its closing months October served a packed four weeks of new releases and debut tracks from some of Ireland’s most exciting artists, including new music…

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Listen | Gangs return with new sound on ‘Oscar’

Dublin-based indie-rock band Gangs return with their brand new track ‘Oscar’, an abrasive song that highlights the group’s new direction.  Coming as part of a series of new music that Gangs will be releasing on their soundcloud page every day this week, ‘Oscar’ finds the band shedding more conventional indie-rock for something dirtier, resulting in…

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