This Weekend | May 12th – 14th Gig Guide featuring Loah, Lyra, Vinyl Love for Repeal & more

The Last Mixed Tape’s weekly Dublin gig guide, This Weekend features shows from Loah, Lyra, Vinyl Love and more.  Friday – May 12th Knockanstockan Presents – Whelan’s (main venue) Line-up: Mescalito, New Secret Weapon, Beach, Robocobra Quartet, Farah Elle & Djackulate Tickets: €12.50 Doors: 8 pm Fields – Whelan’s (upstairs venue) Support: Kevin Ryan & The Black Fridays Tickets: €10…

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Al Porter, the Hot Sprockets & more set for Workman’s Club 5th Birthday

Dublin live music venue the Workman’s Club is set to mark its 5th birthday with a week-long celebration from September 8th to 12th. The venue’s birthday events will include live stand-up from comedian Al Porter and performances from the Hot Sprockets, Little Green Cars, Other Creatures, Bleeding Hearts Pigeons, Eternal Summers and Pleasure Beach. There will also be DJ…

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The Hot Sprockets, the Mighty Stef & more to play this weekend’s Dublin Rock ‘N’ Roll festival

The Dublin Rock ‘N’ Roll festival returns this August bank holiday weekend to celebrate everything rockabilly with live music, cars, hairstyles, fashion & more. The festival will run for three-days this weekend (Friday, July 31st to Sunday, August 2nd) and will include day time events and nighttime gigs, including sets from: the Hot Sprockets, the Mighty…

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Valentia Isle festival add second wave of acts

Don Letts, the Hot Sprockets and more have been added to the line-up for this year’s Valentia Isle music & arts festival in Kerry this July. Today’s announcement includes the addition of: Don Letts, the Hot Sprockets, Pikachunes, Dirty Dubsters, New Secret Weapon, Fox Jaw, Sounds of System Breakdown, Elastic Sleep, Toy Soldier, Karma Parking,…

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Knockanstockan & Sound Training College come together for charity album in aid of Peter McVerry Trust

Annual music festival Knockanstockan & Sound Training College are working with some of Ireland’s most exciting bands in aid of homelessness. The charity album is entitled Growing Home, will raise funds for homeless charity Peter McVerry Trust and has been recorded by STC final year students working with bands from this years Knockanstockan line-up and includes…

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BD Festival 2015 timetable & festival map

The running order, timetable and stage map for tomorrow (Friday, April 3rd) BD Festival have been revealed.  Taking place at Glendalough House in County Wicklow this Friday, BD Festival 2015 will feature performances from: Leftfield (DJ Set), Jape, the Hot Sprockets, Hare Squead, Discopunks, the Eskies, Smash Hits, Insterskalatic, Heroes In Hiding, the Academic and more. See…

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First acts for Canalaphonic 2015 line-up announced

The first wave of artists set to perform at the first Canalaphonic music festival in Dublin has been announced today. Running from Friday, May 8th to Saturday, May 9th at several stages, pubs and venues around the Rathmines/Portobello area Canalaphonic 2015 will feature a wide array of acts from a broad scope of genres and…

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BD Festival announce full 2015 line-up

The full line-up for this year’s BD festival has been announced with Jape, the Academic and more being added to the bill. BD Festival 2015 will take place on Friday, April 3rd at Glendalough House in County Wicklow and is a BYOB event. See below for the full line-up of acts set to perform this…

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The Mixed-Tape | 2014 Rewind

In this end of year edition of TLMT’s song-of-the-week feature The Mixed-Tape we have a listen back to the tracks that were chosen over the last twelve months. Included in The Mixed-Tape 2014 playlist are songs from the Mighty Stef, Cruising, Carriages, Liza Flume, September Girls, the Hard Ground, Spies, Elastic Sleep and more. Click below to listen to The Mixed-Tape 2014.…

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Listen | The Hot Sprockets unveil two new tracks from their upcoming E.P

Dublin blues and indie-rock influenced act the Hot Sprockets are currently streaming two new tracks entitled ‘Head Over Heals’ & ‘Dimestore Cowboy’. Taken from the band’s forthcoming 8 track E.P. Licks from the Vault, these latest releases from the Hot Sprockets leaves little doubt as to it’s (and possibly it’s parent E.P’s) swaggering indie-rock edge and blues…

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