Tag Archive | Music

Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Review by Frances Winston Directed by: Ahmir ‘Questlove’ Thompson – Starring: The artists and attendees of the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival In cinemas now! In 1969, the Harlem Cultural Festival was held at Mount Morris Park in Harlem, and lasted for six weeks. It featured a multitude of well-known artists, and forty hours of footage […]

LGBTQ band Fallen Stars release new album

LGBTQ band Fallen Stars release new album

Pop metal band, Fallen Stars, have released their explosive new album, ‘Execution’, and streamed in its entirety via INSANE BLOG. Fallen Stars says: “Execution is an experience front to back and each song tells a different chapter of the same story that is Fallen Stars.” Fallen Stars are a thrilling explosion of sound, hailing from […]

It’s nearly time: Ballydehob Jazz Festival Fri 30 – Mon 3

It’s nearly time: Ballydehob Jazz Festival Fri 30 – Mon 3

BALLYDEHOB JAZZ FESTIVAL May Bank Holiday Weekend | Friday 30 April – Monday 3 May Five Concerts | Village Mural | Jazz Photography Exhibition | Village Art Project Ticket price is a donation of your choice: https://ballydehobjazzfestival.org/  “The little village with the festive heart” – Ballydehob, in West Cork, will roll out an outstanding festival […]

NEUROSISCOLOGNE – solo project from ZEROPUNKT/¡NO! bassist Damien Lennon

NEUROSISCOLOGNE – solo project from ZEROPUNKT/¡NO! bassist Damien Lennon

NOCTURNAL EMISSIONS: AN AMBIENT ELECTRONIC HOMMAGE TO COLD WAR SHORT WAVE SPY BROADCASTS AND THE MURKY WORLD OF RADIO NOISE It’s 1982. A house in the country. The small hours. A 10 year-old boy is illicitly listening to a transistor radio under a mess of bed covers. Inside the blankets, cavernous dark but for the […]

Skakin’ Stevens Returns To  UK Top 10

Skakin’ Stevens Returns To UK Top 10

Shakin’ Stevens has returned to the Official UK Album Chart Top 10, with the BMG released ‘Singled Out’, his first Top 10 entry since 2005’s ‘The Collection’. A new entry at number 10, the 54 track, 3CD/ 2LP collection is the first ever to include all of Shaky’s solo singles. Over the moon on hearing […]

Trans and Gay Characters Center Stage in a New Orchestral Work By Michael J. Evans

Trans and Gay Characters Center Stage in a New Orchestral Work By Michael J. Evans

A new kind of story is making its way to classical audiences around the world on October 9th.With THE ADVENTURES OF FLORIAN, composer Michael J. Evans presents an epic, modern adaptation of Henry Beston’s fairy tale of the same name, reframing the story into a tale that features a trans hero. Together with the colorful, […]

One World: Together At Home Special to Celebrate COVID-19 Workers

One World: Together At Home Special to Celebrate COVID-19 Workers

Global Citizen and the World Health Organization, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Lizzo, and many more artists and healthcare experts raise funds for global COVID-19 response efforts. Learn more at GlobalCitizen.org/TogetherAtHome. Register to become a Global Citizen at: https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/    

Listen: Renay – Pure Love

Listen: Renay – Pure Love

We at EILE love San Francisco-based, Dutch/Bolivian pop artist, Renay, who has a voice smooth as silk, (think Sade with an alt-pop, electronic twist) and an ability to write and produce really great songs. This latest dance-pop release, Pure Love, from her debut album of the same name, is no exception – and would be just […]

Listen: Boomerang – Nadia Vaeh

Listen: Boomerang – Nadia Vaeh

EILE favourite, and cover for our above bi-monthly Nov-Dec issue, alt-pop singer-songwriter, Nadia Vaeh, has released a great new single, Boomerang. The new song is an emotional recounting of her experiences in an abusive and co-dependent relationship. Of the single, she says: “When trapped in this relationship, I was broken. This song is about being […]

Cork: Live Art shows for Quarter Block Party in February

Cork: Live Art shows for Quarter Block Party in February

QUARTER BLOCK PARTY 2020’s LIVE ART PROGRAMME Various Venues across Cork City Thursday 6th – Sunday 9th February 2020 FULL LIVE ART LINE-UP: DEAD by Beauty and the Beast :: Andre Uerba’s Burn Time :: Queent, Monique Jenkinson (and her drag queen alter-ego Fauxnique) and Mica Sigourney (also known as VivvyAnne ForeverMORE) :: Lois Brown & […]