Maghera, County Derry
Northern Irish singer-songwriter Eilís has a rich, soulful voice which showcases her compelling lyrics. Her songs while distinct cover a range of genres from soul to folk to contemporary. She draws her influences from Gabrielle Aplin, Lorde and Sleeping At Last.
Eilis has showcased all over Northern Ireland including the Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival, Sunflowerfest and many other festivals throughout 2018/19 and has played support to musicians such as Anthony Toner and Brian Hueston.
Her recent release ‘Breathe’ has been aired on BBC Radio Ulster, Highland Radio, Birch Street Radio Canada among many more. She came runner up in the UK wide EON One Take Songwriting competition in 2018 and was a Panarts Young Singer Songwriter of the year finalist 2019. Eilis went on to be the Under 20 winner of the Forestside Young Singer Songwriter Competition.
“The grand theatrical feeling emanating from the music is heightened by Eilís’ own vocals. Soulful and bold, her voice is primed to sweep up an emotional listener…A strong first release from Eilís Mulholland, and one that’s hard not to get caught up in” – Aaron Cunningham, Chordblossom on Eilís’ recent release ‘Breathe’.