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Moonlookson set for Whelan's headliner

Alternative-folk act Moonlookson have announced a headline show in Whelan’s on May 4th.

The four-piece will play their first full-band show in Whelan’s upstairs venue next week, bringing their atmospheric blend of folk, roots and alternative-pop sounds. 83 more words


Listening to... Cecilia Meadows

Cecilia Meadows is a London based singer-songwriter, originally from northern Sweden. Growing up and learning to play piano sparked a passion for music and song writing, later making the switch to guitar. 121 more words

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Review | In The Willows - Fallen Bird

The Last Mixed Tape reviews Fallen Bird, the latest extended play from Waterford alternative-folk act In The Willows.

Texture is essential to an E.P. like  275 more words



Artwork by @mystupidsketchbook

WHO is he?
“My name is Richard Stephen Walters. I’ve been making music for about 2/3 of my life. I started playing guitar at the back and eventually got to singing at front, or slightly to the side. 359 more words



Artwork by @mystupidsketchbook

WHO is she?
I’m Vanessa Forero.
Half Colombian half Yorkshire.
Composer/producer recently turned singer-songwriter.
Classical pianist recently turned folk guitarist.
Creative hermit recently turned social performer. 281 more words


Listen | Carron unveil 'Marble Arch'

Folk-pop duo Carron have unveiled ‘Marble Arch’, the first single to be taken from their upcoming E.P. Roots.

The latest act to emerge from Ireland’s bustling alternative-pop/folk scene Carron have made their presence felt with ‘Marble Arch’, a harmonious and traditionally tinged take on the genre. 84 more words


The Weakerthans : One Great City

An old fave of mine, from the Weakerthans’ album Reconstruction Site, the only album by them I know and own. Never got around to exploring their output more thoroughly although it would most probably be worth it.