The Mixed-Tape | Beauty Sleep – The Dark

In the latest edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Beauty Sleep and their new single ‘The Dark’.  With its big washes of glistening synth and funk guitar, Belfast trio Beauty Sleep’s debut single ‘The Dark’ is full-scale synthpop at its best. Carved out of ambitious, and fully realised,…

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The Last Mixed Tape’s Top 20 Albums of 2014

2014 has been a year bustling with stand-out albums. From breakthrough debuts and daring sophomores to ambitious concepts pieces the Irish music scene has seen a myriad of records cover a broad spectrum of sounds and styles. Now that the year is coming to a close read the Last Mixed Tape’s Top 20 Albums of…

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Oxjam at Electric Picnic timetable

The timetable and running order of artists for the Oxjam stage at this year’s Electric Picnic festival has been confirmed. Each day the Oxjam stage will be helmed by a different curator: Friday is bespoke event organisers Homebeat,Saturday is music website State.ie and Abner Brown’s barber shop will close proceedings on Sunday. Featuring as part of the…

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20 must see acts at Electric Picnic 2014

Electric Picnic 2014 finally descends upon Stradbally Hall in County Laois this weekend (Friday, August 29th to Sunday, August 31st). With such a rich array of artists performing at this year’s festival here is The Last Mixed Tape’s 20 music see acts in order of appearance.  SLEEP THIEVES – Body & Soul Stage on Friday,…

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