Mon, 11 September 2006
Artist - Una O Boyle
Track 1 - Judgement Day
Track 2 - Dulman
Sep 23 2006 9:00P THE COBBLESTONE Dublin
Bio Úna OBoyle is perhaps best known for her work with ambient-trance-dance band Hyper[borea] a duo consisting of haunting, evocative, Gaelic vocals.in a blurry miasma of bizarre sounds, weird grooves and achingly beautiful vocal performances Olaf Tyaransen, Hot Press. In 1997 she received a Heineken/Hot Press Music Award and has released four albums and an EP with her most recent release Gaelactica receiving much critical acclaim. A stunning performance of OBoyle writes an Irish Times review of her performance with Hyper[Borea] in Whelans last year, who wove a spell visually and vocally. During this time Úna has been writing and developing her own solo sound. Songs such as Fish Dont Sigh, Síocháin, Frozen (Deamora), and Infectious are already well known around Irelands more acoustic venues. While working diligently on the developing sound of Hyper[Borea] Úna O Boyle has been exploring her own highly original solo work attracting curiousity from songwriters across the globe for her ingenious songwriting and performing talents. Tony-Clayton Lee of the Irish Times proclaims her to be a potential star in the making and "one of the more intriguing music propositions doing the rounds." Songs from piano classics to magical mystery world to good ole fashioned pop bring you to the several different worlds in which Úna delves. Únas music consists of lyrical mind journeys, melodies-to-die-for with piano and hypnotic percussive accompaniment and soundscapes designed to gently penetrate your skull.