Reviews

Video: Christmas At Pound£and – Mark Handley

Video: Christmas At Pound£and – Mark Handley

On EILE’s Saturday morning music slot, we are happy to feature UK singer-songwriter, Mark Handley, who has just re-released his Christmas satirical song, Christmas at Pound£land, whose message will resonate with many people at this time, not only across the UK, but also in Ireland because of the homeless situation. “You know you’ve been Scrooged” […]

Review: Kylie Minogue-The Golden Tour-3Arena Dublin

Review: Kylie Minogue-The Golden Tour-3Arena Dublin

Frances Winston reviews the latest Kylie Minogue outing, The Golden Tour, at the 3Arena in Dublin, and except for a small blip, really enjoyed the experience! Kylie Minogue The Golden Tour 3Arena Dublin, 3rd December It feels like pocket-sized, pop-princess, Kylie Minogue, has always been there. Her three-decade career has straddled so many images and […]

Film Review: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Film Review: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Frances Winston reviews the Disney film, Ralph Breaks The Internet Directed by: Rich Moore, Phil Johnston Starring: John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Gal Gadot, Taraji P. Henson, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk, Alfred Molina, Ed O’Neill Six years after the huge hit that was Wreck It Ralph comes this sequel, featuring our hapless hero, […]

New Video & Live Gigs: Daithí – Orange (feat Sinéad White)

New Video & Live Gigs: Daithí – Orange (feat Sinéad White)

Today on EILE’s music slot, we are delighted to feature Irish artist, Daithí, an electronic musician from Galway, and his latest project, Orange, a song about the shattering effect of a relationship breakdown, and its aftermath. The track features Sinéad White’s clear vocal over a pared-back electronic instrumental. With the release comes a new video, directed by […]

3Arena Dublin: Boy George & Culture Club – Review

3Arena Dublin: Boy George & Culture Club – Review

Frances Winston reviews: Boy George & Culture Club 3Arena Dublin, 25th November 2018 Boy George bounces onto the stage of the 3Arena, and within seconds announces that the band are like “a live soap opera”. If you don’t know their tumultuous history, that might seem an odd statement, but very little about their ups-and-downs hasn’t […]

Film Review & Trailer: Nativity Rocks! This Ain’t No Silent Night

Film Review & Trailer: Nativity Rocks! This Ain’t No Silent Night

Frances Winston reviews this children’s movie, which is part of the Nativity Rocks’ series Directed by: Debbie Isitt -Starring: Simon Lipkin, Daniel Boys, Craig Revel Horwood, Meera Syal, Helen George, Ruth Jones, Celia Imrie, Hugh Dennis, Anna Chancellor, Ramin Karimloo As difficult as it is to believe, this is the fourth offering from the Nativity […]

Film Review: The Girl In The Spider’s Web

Film Review: The Girl In The Spider’s Web

Frances Winston reviews The Girl In The Spider’s Web, another film in the Dragon Tattoo franchise  Directed by: Fede Álvarez – Starring: Claire Foy, Sverrir Gudnason, LaKeith Stanfield, Sylvia Hoeks, Stephen Merchant Not to try and confuse you, but this latest addition to the Dragon Tattoo franchise is both a soft reboot, and a sequel, […]