Reviews

Film Review & Trailer: Christopher Robin

Film Review & Trailer: Christopher Robin

Frances Winston wasn’t overly-impressed with this grown-up version of Christopher Robin Directed by: Marc Forster – Starring: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Jim Cummings, Brad Garrett A grown-up and stressed-out Christopher Robin is revisited by his childhood friend, Winnie the Pooh, and returns to Hundred Acre Wood to reignite his imagination, and rediscover the joy and […]

Video: ‘I’m So Concerned’ new single from No Small Children

Video: ‘I’m So Concerned’ new single from No Small Children

This morning, EILE is delighted to feature a great new track from LA-based all-girl band, No Small Children (or as they call themselves, a band). NSC formed in 2012, and their latest single, I’m So Concerned, is from their fourth album, What Do The Kids Say? The band is made up of elementary school-teachers, who […]

Listen: Taking Me Over – OCNSIDE

Listen: Taking Me Over – OCNSIDE

Taking Me Over is the latest single from Pop/Rock/Soul Californian band, OCNSIDE (David Dennis and Tony Aguiar) and one that brings good feelings and Summer haze with it. The upbeat feel-good track will leave you feeling all is right with the world, “I still believe me and you are never gonna end” and when the pared […]

Listen: Oriel Poole – Brighter

Listen: Oriel Poole – Brighter

Electro-soul siren, UK-born, US-based, Oriel Poole, has released the cosmically-charged single, Brighter, from her album, Sunday, a haunting track with an electronic beat and synth instrumental, and Oriel’s ethereal voice interweaving throughout, controlling the action. Oriel has been compared to Lana Del Rey, and I’ve previously compared her to Lorde and Dolores O’Riordan, so if […]

Listen: Parker Matthews – Feelin’ Right

Listen: Parker Matthews – Feelin’ Right

One of EILE’s favourite artists, indie/pop/R&B singer-songwriter, Parker Matthews, from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has just released an atmospheric, chill-out, pared-back ballad, called Feelin’ Right. Parker’s vocal is the main event on this track, and soars over the slow beat and moody muted instrumental which supports it. With this new song, Parker explores the world of Pop/R&B: “I […]

Video: Anja Kotar – Theory of Relativity

Video: Anja Kotar – Theory of Relativity

Another great song, called The Theory of Relativity, from Slovenian indie/pop/electronic artist, Anja Kotar, (who is EILE’s May/June cover). A very original songwriter, Anja counts among her influences Lorde, The Weeknd, and the Arctic Monkeys. About the new track, Anja says: “Shot at Sunset State Beach (Klemen’s favorite) during a sunset, this is for moments […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Meg

Film Review & Trailer: The Meg

Frances Winston’s very witty review of this giant shark movie starring Jason Statham  Directed by: Jon Turteltaub – Starring: Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson, Ruby Rose, Winston Chao, Cliff Curtis A gigantic prehistoric shark called the Megalodon (or Meg for short) turns out not to be as extinct as was thought, and terrorises a […]