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Northern Irish Duo – The Japanese Popstars – Are Back!

Northern Irish Duo – The Japanese Popstars – Are Back!

Northern Irish duo, The Japanese Popstars (Gary Curran and Gareth Donoghue) have for years been lighting up the worldwide stage with their House-inspired tracks. You couldn’t go anywhere near a dance festival without the Japanese Popstars being mentioned. From Dublin to New York to Japan, The Japanese Popstars have done it all, including appearing live […]

Loved and loathed: Raising a gay child in the former Soviet Union

Loved and loathed: Raising a gay child in the former Soviet Union

It was the poems that gave it away. Heartfelt writings about a man’s love for a man, and a woman’s love for a woman, found on the family computer, sent Olena Globa into a seething rage when she confronted her then-teenage son about his sexuality. “I sat down on the sofa next to him. I […]

Katie Taylor: Release of trailer for ‘KATIE’ ahead of Irish cinema release

Katie Taylor: Release of trailer for ‘KATIE’ ahead of Irish cinema release

Wildcard Distribution have released the official trailer for the critically-acclaimed and award-winning, Katie, directed by Ross Whitaker (Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story) ahead of its Irish cinema release on Friday, 26th October. Katie, which picked up the Best Irish Feature Documentary award at the Galway Film Fleadh earlier this year, intimately follows champion boxer, Katie Taylor, as […]

Jared Dylan: Today Fri. 19th 6pm: FREE LIVE Performance Tower Records, & Ticketed Event East Side Tavern Sat. 20 Oct (Watch ‘Can’t Stop’)

Jared Dylan: Today Fri. 19th 6pm: FREE LIVE Performance Tower Records, & Ticketed Event East Side Tavern Sat. 20 Oct (Watch ‘Can’t Stop’)

JARED DYLAN, LIVE AT EAST SIDE TAVERN, this Saturday, 20th October, Tickets €12,  plus FREE LIVE performance today, October 19th, for his record and animation release at Tower Records, Dublin, with Ryan O’Shaughnessy! (Watch his video ‘Can’t Stop’ above for a taste of Jared’s great sound). Jared Dylan, the New Jersey native who moved to Ireland […]

Listen: Payson Lewis – Take Me Apart

Listen: Payson Lewis – Take Me Apart

One of EILE Magazine‘s favourite artists is Philadelphia-born and raised, pop/R&B/rock singer-songwriter, Payson Lewis, who has recently released his debut EP, Take Me Apart. Today, we’re featuring Take Me Apart, the title track of which has an energetic, upbeat instrumental, paring back at times to show the sweetness and control of Payson’s vocal, then building again […]

Film Review & Trailer: Smallfoot

Film Review & Trailer: Smallfoot

Frances Winston reviews this animated children’s movie starring Channing Tatum and James Corden Directed by: Karey Kirkpatrick – Starring: Channing Tatum, James Corden, Zendaya, Common, LeBron James, Danny DeVito, Gina Rodriguez, Yara Shahidi, Ely Henry, Jimmy Tatro Anytime I got freaked out by a creepy-crawly as a child, my mother used to say: “It’s probably […]

Listen: You’ll Always Love Me – Kaely

Listen: You’ll Always Love Me – Kaely

This morning we have an amazing alt/soul singer-songwriter in EILE’s Friday music slot. California-based Kaely sings You’ll Always Love Me, a ‘somebody done somebody wrong’ song, with a passionate vocal and powerful instrumental. Think Amy Winehouse or Sam[antha] Brown, and you have some idea of what Kaely sounds like! Kaely says the song was based […]