Tag Archive | Music

Listen: Inspire Me – Renay

Listen: Inspire Me – Renay

EILE favourite, singer-songwriter, Renay, has just released her new single, Inspire Me, a richly produced pop track, about how the burning intensity of love can both inspire and tear down an artist. Co-produced by BTWN Productions, Inspire Me features elegant, fiery synths over a bed of sombre bass, and driving drums, with Renay’s versatile voice […]

US: MerleFest – John Prine, Billy Strings, Kelsey Waldon for 2020

US: MerleFest – John Prine, Billy Strings, Kelsey Waldon for 2020

MerleFest Announces Lineup Additions For 2020 Festival  John Prine, Billy Strings, and more to play annual North Carolina festival MerleFest, presented by Window World, has announced the next round of artist additions for MerleFest 2020, which will be held April 23-26.

Review: Forever Young Festival WinterFest 2019- Killarney

Review: Forever Young Festival WinterFest 2019- Killarney

Review By Frances Winston Forever Young Festival WinterFest INEC Killarney, December 6th and 7th 2019. The line up: Friday – Doctor & the Medics, Altered Images, Nik Kershaw, Howard Jones Saturday: Doctor & the Medics, Andrew Strong, The Christians, Nick Heyward, Go West, Tony Hadley Following on from the hugely successful and lauded Forever Young […]

Elton Approves Yola’s ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’

Elton Approves Yola’s ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’

UK singer-songwriter, Yola has recently released her album, Walk Through Fire, and this powerhouse has included two bonus tracks on the album, one of which is a great Dan Auerback-produced cover of Elton John’s Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. What better endorsement could you get than that Elton would feature it on his own social media? […]

Paul Middleton’s New Cover ‘We Found Love’ highlights LGBTQ Mental Health

Paul Middleton’s New Cover ‘We Found Love’ highlights LGBTQ Mental Health

Paul Middleton’s New Cover, ‘We Found Love’, celebrates healthy ‘self-love’, and brings attention to Mental Health in the LGBTQ Community. Paul comments on mental health: “We are not doing enough to tackle mental health. We need more promotion of self-love in a healthy way, and to stop using social media to project an unrealistic way […]

Everyman Cork: Mary Coughlan ‘Woman Undone’ 22-24 October

Everyman Cork: Mary Coughlan ‘Woman Undone’ 22-24 October

Woman Undone is a re-imagining of the extraordinary early life of one of Ireland’s best-loved singers, Mary Coughlan, created by award-winning Irish theatre company, Brokentalkers, and Mary Coughlan, in collaboration with renowned Icelandic composer and music producer, Valgeir Sigurðsson, and movement director, Eddie Kaye. Woman Undone is on tour, starting with performances at The Everyman, […]

Film Review & Trailer: Judy

Film Review & Trailer: Judy

Frances Winston reviews this none-too-accurate biopic of iconic entertainer, Judy Garland Directed by: Rupert Goold – Starring: Renée Zellweger, Finn Wittrock, Jessie Buckley, Rufus Sewell, Michael Gambon, Darci Shaw Judy Garland is often referred to as the greatest entertainer of all time. However, this movie doesn’t focus on her triumphs, such as her award-winning acting […]