We’ve just nabbed a couple of tickets for the tUnE-YaRdS / Micachu & The Shapes / Last Days of 1984 gig in Vicar Street on Sunday for you to win.
Also playing are Micachu & the Shapes and Last Days of 1984.
Following her recent sold-out show at the Button Factory in Dublin tUnE-YaRdS – aka powerhouse performer Merrill Garbus & friends – make their Vicar Street debut
Now confirmed to join the line-up:
Micachu & the Shapes
Comprised of Raisa K, Marc Withasee & Micachu, the band began in 2009 halfway through the making of Micachu’s debut release ‘Jewellery’ (Rough Trade) which she worked on with Matthew Herbert, resulting in half that album being recorded with The Shapes and half her own electronic solo work. Since then the band have toured extensively in the U.S., Europe & Australia.
Micachu & Raisa remix under the guise ‘M.A.T.H.E.S’ for artists including The XX, Metronomy, Roots Manuva, Konono No.1 and Jamie Liddell. Micachu has also released four mixtapes available for free download: ‘Filthy Friends’, ‘Kwesachu vol.1 w/ Kwes’, ‘Kwake Bass VS Micachu – Meat Batch’ and ‘Chopped&Screwed’ mixtape, hosted by Brother May which samples from the London Sinfonetta & Micachu & The Shapes ‘Chopped & Screwed’ album.
Last Days of 1984
Last Days of 1984 are a two piece band from Dublin, Ireland.
They are Influenced by afro-beat, chill out music and tropical electronica. Their music features elements of surf, afro-beat and 90’s dance mixed with waves of nostalgia for 80’s childhood movie soundtracks.
They have played with such international acts as: Dan Deacon, Civil Civic, D/R/U/G/S, Ital and Django Django. In August 2011 they played at Berlin Festival and at the Poppkomm 2011 – European music showcase festival in Berlin. Their album launch was released in May.
Harmonic presents tUnE-YaRdS Micachu & the Shapes Last Days of 1984 Vicar Street 7pm, July 15th Tickets €20 (including booking fee) are available now Ticketmaster outlets nationwide.
We’ve a pair of tickets to give away so just email your name to [email protected] with TYTICKETSPLEASETY as the subject line by midday on Friday 13th July to be in with a shot.