Reviews

Listen: Joseph Eid – Watch It Fall

Listen: Joseph Eid – Watch It Fall

Folk-pop-traditional singer/songwriter, Joseph Eid, has an unusual background for a folk-pop singer. He grew up in the suburbs of New York. While at college, Eid studied psychology and pre-med, but after his first semester at med school, Eid made the brave decision to drop out, and moved to New York City, to follow his dream […]

Listen: Spencer Anthony – Monsters

Listen: Spencer Anthony – Monsters

Our music slot this morning features pop/rock singer-songwriter, Spencer Anthony, and his latest single, Monsters. Spencer was our cover guy for the February edition of EILE Magazine, where you can find out more about him (Just click on the magazine icon).   Monsters interweaves soaring instrumentals and quirky lyrics in Spencer’s all-too-original take on the […]

Listen: Lio Nicol – They Sent You Back Down

Listen: Lio Nicol – They Sent You Back Down

What can we say? Except that this is another great track from one of EILE Magazine’s firm favourites, pop/jazz/rock singer songwriter, Lio Nicol, she of the amazing vocal range, and her recent release, They Sent You Back Down. Lio graced the November 2016 cover of EILE Magazine, and makes the kind of music that you […]

Listen: Primal Static

Listen: Primal Static

For our music slot this morning, we feature Primal Static, with Fall Before Your Pride, from their new EP, Panstylistic. Primal Static, who were featured in our January 2017 monthly issue of EILE Magazine, are a two-piece alternative rock project, with blues and trance interlaced with their rock soul. Song-writer/singer/guitarist, GT, and Keyboardist/bassist, Houfei, use trance beats […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Founder

Film Review & Trailer: The Founder

Frances Winston writes that The Founder gives a fascinating insight into the background of this well-known brand Directed by: John Lee Hancock – Starring: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll, Linda Cardellini, Patrick Wilson, Laura Dern I have to admit that I’ve never been a big fan of McDonalds. I’m more of a KFC kinda girl. […]

Film Review & Trailer: Fences

Film Review & Trailer: Fences

Frances Winston writes that Fences has some great performances in it, and despite being a little claustrophobic at times, is a powerful film – one not to be missed!  Directed by: Denzel Washington – Starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby In the spirit of full disclosure, I should probably say that […]

Video: Smoke Season – Hello (Lionel Richie cover)

Video: Smoke Season – Hello (Lionel Richie cover)

For our music slot this Tuesday morning, we feature one of EILE’s favourite bands, Smoke Season, with their new single and video, a cover of Lionel Richie’s iconic Hello. Smoke Season are comprised of Los Angeles-based, Gabrielle Wortman and Jason Rosen, both of whom grew up around the NYC area, ironically meeting in California after […]