Life Under Lockdown #14 – Jill Lorean

Since the demise of Sparrow & The Workshop, Jill O’Sullivan seems to have been busy, busy, busy on a variety of projects, always in collaboration with a wide range of different musicians. Her highest profile was probably the BDY_PRTS duo with Jennie Reeve which produced an excellent modern pop LP and an all too short…

Song of the Week #9 (2020) – Jill Lorean

This week’s song of the week comes from an artist who’s featured a lot in live reviews  on the blog in the last 18 months or so. Jill Lorean, of course, is the performing name of Jill O’Sullivan late of Sparrow & The Workshop and B|DY_PRTS. Since starting to perform live in her own right,…

Recovery Mode #3 – November / December gigs

Despite illness I still managed to see the following acts in November and December: The Cathode Ray / STOOR / Roy Moller / Shock and Awe / Wozniak / Book Group / Seas, Starry / Withered Hand (3 times!) / De Rosa (twice) / Jill Lorean / Goodbye Mr Mackenzie (twice)  / The Filthy Tongues…

Naked Capitalism – Broken Chanter/Jill Lorean live

Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean – Dunfermline Carnegie Library, Dunfermline – Sunday 24th March 2019 Going to rely mainly on the pictures to tell the story of this afternoon’s Broken Chanter show in Dunfermline Library, but it was a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon with an absolutely terrific turnout. Broken Chanter played: 1. Wholesale2. Should We Be…

Positive Space – Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean live

Broken Chanter / Jill Lorean – The Glad Café, Glasgow – Saturday 26th January 2019 Our Celtic Connections weekend kicked off at the Glad Café last Saturday with the first headline show by Broken Chanter. As at the Baubles, this show featured a four piece line-up with David and Jill joined by Gav Prentice and…