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 | TLMT’s 20 Must See Acts at Longitude 2015 playlist

Longitude 2015 will take place Dublin’s Marlay Park this weekend (Friday, July 17th – Sunday, July 19th) with a stellar line-up set to play the three-day festival, the Last Mixed Tape has chosen its 20 must see acts. Listen to the full playlist below. See full timetable & site map – here.  Benjamin Booker – Friday:…

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Listen | Young Wonder release cover of ‘Pure Shores’ as a FREE download

Electro-pop duo Young Wonder have unveiled their re-imagining of All Saints’ hit single ‘Pure Shores’.  Following the release of their seminal debut album Birth last month (read TLMT’s review here), Young Wonder have released a FREE to download cover of All Saints classic ‘Pure Shore’ as a thank you to fans for their support. A perfect…

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Listen | TLMT Podcast Ep. 19 – If You Like Pina Coladas

This week Steve announces TLMT’s Top 10 songs of 2015 so far, contemplates getting a tattoo and jumps over the Berlin Wall. While Kate goes full Sting circa Quadrophenia, gets “pun of the week” and alludes to a secret hollandaise sauce. Kate & Steve celebrate 6 months of podcasting with a recap of TLMT’s Top 10…

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TLMT’s 10 stand-out albums of 2015, so far…

We’re almost halfway through the year and it’s time for the Last Mixed Tape’s mid-term report starting with the 10 stand-out albums of 2015 so far. This list is no particular order.  Soak – Before We Forgot How To Dream  Soak more than met the weighty expectations that came in the build up to her…

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Young Wonder – Birth

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Birth, the much-anticipated debut studio album from electronic duo Young Wonder.  Birth is an album that is simply teeming with life. The entire vibrates with interchanging parts and sounds that results in a listen that constantly surprises and delights from beginning to end. The sound of Birth is densely populated, synth textures and beats…

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Young Wonder interview – Q&A

Electronic two-piece Young Wonder have released their debut album Birth today (May 18th) and will launch the record with a show in Whelan’s this Friday. Vocalist Rachel Koeman recently spoke to TLMT about writing, recording and the influences behind the record.  How did you go about choosing songs to go on your upcoming debut album? Was…

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The Mixed-Tape | Young Wonder – Sweet Dreaming

In this edition of T.L.M.T’s song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape we turn our attention to Young Wonder’s brand new single ‘Sweet Dreaming’. Young Wonder continue to build momentum in the lead-up to the pair’s debut album Birth, which comes out May 18th via Feel Good Lost. Entitled ‘Sweet Dreaming’, the group’s new single is as affirming…

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Young Wonder to headline Whelan’s

Cork based electronic duo Young Wonder are set to headline a show in Whelan’s on Friday, May 22nd to celebrate the release of their first album.  The performance at the Dublin venue will come hot on the heels of the release of Young Wonder’s much anticipated debut album Birth, which is due for release on May…

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First acts added to Valentia Isle Festival 2015 line-up

The first batch of artists set to perform at the Valentia Isle music & arts festival have been announced today, including R.S.A.G and Young Wonder. An exciting first wave of acts have been added to the Valentia Isle festival line-up, the full list includes: NORMAN JAY (MBE) | JERRY DAMMERS of The SPECIALS | R.S.A.G…

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