A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening from Friday, September 19th to Sunday, September 21st.

Friday, September 19th:

Hilary Woods at Sock Alley theatre – Boy’s School (Friday & Saturday)
Coming as part of this year’s Tiger Fringe Festival, songwriter Hilary Woods will perform music from her new E.P. Night.
Tickets: Info here Doors: 9.45pm (showtime)

Maud In Cahoots at Smock Alley theatre – 1662
Alternative-pop act Maud In Cahoots will also play as part of the Tiger Fringe Festival which will feature a new band, sound and material from the duo.
Tickets: Info here Doors: 9.30pm

Fox Jaw w/ New Valley Wolves & Tiny Vinyls  at the Grand Social
Limerick based alternative-rock group Fox Jaw are set to launch their album Ghost’s Parade with support from New Valley Wolves & Tiny Vinyls.
Tickets: €7 Doors: 7pm

Culture Night 2014
Culture Night decends upon Ireland this Friday, and will include music based events across the country. You can read T.L.M.T’s 5 must see music events at Culture Night 2014 in Dublin here.
Info: Click here

Saturday, September 20th:

Cloud Castle Lake w/ Somerville at Whelan’s
Dublin three-piece Cloud Castle Lake will celebrate the launch of their much-anticipated debut E.P. Dandelion. The band will be joined on the night by singer-songwriter Somerville.
Tickets: €10 Doors: 8pm

FEATURE: Must see gigs ‘This Weekend’ w/ .@_Hilary_Woods @MaudinCahoots @fox_jaw @cloudcastlelake

A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening from Friday, September 19th to Sunday, September 21st.

FEATURE: Must see gigs ‘This Weekend’ w/ .@_Hilary_Woods @MaudinCahoots @fox_jaw @cloudcastlelake A weekly feature to the Last Mixed Tape, This Weekend looks at the must see live music events happening from Friday, September 19th to Sunday, September 21st.

Raglans - White Lightning

WATCH: .@Raglans new video for ‘White Lightning’

Raglans

Dublin indie-rock act Raglans have released a new music video for their single ‘White Lightning’.

Directed by Finn Keenan, the video for ‘White Lightning’ has an irrepressibly inventive visual that works as a playful accompaniment to the up-tempo indie-rock and pop sensibilities of Raglans’ music.

Creative editing, stop-motion…

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Gig For Gaza: A thank you

Gig For Gaza: A thank you w/ .@abnerbrowns @SelectSessions @pickledonionrec

Gig for Gaza

Gig For Gaza

Last night’s Gig For Gaza took place in the Sugar Club, in a break from the usual style and tone of the Last Mixed Tape the following piece is a thank you to everyone who came to the show and were involved in its creation. 

What began with a comment on Facebook became a reality. Over a month ago I, like many others, watched as the news began to pour in of the escalating violence taking place in…

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The Hot Sprockets to play Vicar Street

.@thehotsprockets to play @Vicar_Street

The Hot Sprockets

The Hot Sprockets

Dublin indie-rock outfit the Hot Sprockets are set to play a headline show at Vicar Street on Sunday, December 21st.

The gig will come towards the end of the band’s upcoming tour in support of their brilliant new album Brother Nature (read T.L.M.T’s review here). See below for full list of tour dates.

The forthcoming show at Vicar Street will also work as the perfect send-off to a stellar 2014…

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Overhead The Albatross, Bantum and Alarmist are all set to play the Ensemble Music launch gig in Block B, Smithfield on Saturday, September 27th.

The show celebrate the launch the new record label Ensemble Music, and will take the place over two stages between 4-11pm with a myriad of artists from a diverse range of genres and styles.

Included in the launch show’s line-up will be Overhead the Albatross, Bantum, Alarmist, Nova Collective, Zaska and Ensemble Ériu. See below for full list of artists.

Ensemble Music launch Line-up:
Alarmist
Bantum
Butter
Ensemble Ériu
Kirkos Ensemble
Loah
Nova Collective
Overhead, The Albatross
ReDiviDeR
Téada Orchestra
ZASKA

Tickets to the Ensemble Music launch on September 27th are available from ensemble.ie. Super early bird tickets are now completely sold out, a limited amount of early birds are available still. Door tickets are priced at €15/20.

Click below to watch Overhead, the Albatross perform ‘Telekinetic Forest Guard’ live in RTÉ studios.


@OvrhdThAlbtrss, @RuairiLBantum & @alarmistband to play @_EnsembleMusic launch

Overhead The Albatross, Bantum and Alarmist are all set to play the Ensemble Music launch gig in Block B, Smithfield on Saturday, September 27th.

@OvrhdThAlbtrss, @RuairiLBantum & @alarmistband to play @_EnsembleMusic launch Overhead The Albatross, Bantum and Alarmist are all set to play the Ensemble Music launch gig in Block B, Smithfield on Saturday, September 27th.

Hard Working Class Heroes have announced that Fight Like Apes, Hamsandwich & Soak will headline the Meeting House square stage at this year’s festival.

Each act will headline the stage on a different night of the three-day Hard Working Class Heroes music festival. See below for the Meeting House Square headline schedule.

HWCH 2014 Meeting House Square headline acts:

Thursday, October 2nd – Soak
Friday, October 3rd – Hamsandwich
Saturday, October 4th – Fight Like Apes

HWCH will take place from Thursday, October 2nd to Saturday, October 4th in several venues across Dublin city including The Button Factory, The Workman’s Club, The Mercantile, The Twisted Pepper, Bad Bobs, The Grand Social and Meeting House Square.

Also featuring in this year’s line-up are Buffalo Sunn, Little Xs For Eyes, Liza Flume, the Hard Ground, I Have A Tribe and Elastic Sleep.

The full timetable and venue schedule for Hard Working Class Heroes 2014 is now up on their official website here.

Tickets are available at entertainment.ie and are priced at (Weekend Tickets) €45.00 + fees,(Nightly Tickets) €20 + fees. For more information on the festival visit hwch.net.

@fightlikeapes, @Ham_Sandwich & @Soakofficial to headline @hwchfestival #HWCH2014

Hard Working Class Heroes have announced that Fight Like Apes, Hamsandwich & Soak will headline the Meeting House square stage at this year’s festival.

@fightlikeapes, @Ham_Sandwich & @Soakofficial to headline @hwchfestival #HWCH2014 Hard Working Class Heroes have announced that Fight Like Apes, Hamsandwich & Soak will headline the Meeting House square stage at this year’s festival.

Listen | Women’s Christmas stream ‘Chalklines’

Listen | .@WomensChristmas stream ‘Chalklines’ via @OOAL

To Rich For Our Blood

Women's Christmas

Dublin alternative-rock band Women’s Christmas are currently streaming a new track entitled ‘Chalklines’ from their upcoming début L.P. To Rich For Our Blood.

Containing the group’s joyously thrashing sound centred around hook-laden pop sensibilities (seen in their recent E.P. Tremendous) ‘Chalklines’ moves to the infectious indie and garage-pop flourishes of Women’s Christmas’ music.

Irrepressi…

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Listen | Slow Skies stream new track ‘Bodies’

Listen | .@slowskies stream new track ‘Bodies’

Slow Skies

Slow Skies

Dublin alternative-pop act Slow Skies have unveiled a new track entitled ‘Bodies’, taken from their upcoming E.P. Keep Sake.

Following the release of the brilliant ‘Ice Fields’ earlier this month Slow Skies return with the brooding slow-burn sound of ‘Bodies’, giving yet another exciting glimpse into Keep Sake.

Centred around a heavier percussive ambience, surrounded by Slow Skies vast and…

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Goldenbeck September line-up revealed

#Goldenbeck September line-up w/ @wildpromisesIRL @Other_Creatures @PocketsOfficial @GoldenPlec @clairebeck1052

Goldenbeck poster

Goldenbeck poster

The line-up has been announced for this month’s Goldenplec & Claire Beck presents taking place at the Workman’s Club, Dublin on Thursday, September 25th.

Now in its seventh edition the monthly live music showcase will feature an exciting trio of acts next Thursday night.

Included in this September’s Goldenbeck line-up will be alternative-rock three-piece Other Creatures, indie-pop act Wild…

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The North Sea to play in-store set at Tower Records

.@Thenorthsea to play in-store show @TowerDublin

The North Sea

The North Sea

Dublin alternative-rock act the North Sea have been confirmed to play a special in-store set at Tower Records, Dawson Street next Thursday (September 25th).

Since moving to Dawson Street earlier this year, Tower Records have had several exciting new acts perform at their upstairs cafe over that last few months including: Color//Sound, Featuring X, Join Me In The Pines, SOAK and Lisa Hannigan.

Th…

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