Release Party & Performance!Los Angeles, April 13, Eileen Carey at the Mint:
Carey’s new single #GOODBADGIRL may rock harder than Little Big Town’s
“Girl Crush” but is just as daring. Riding a huge wave of success, with a
multitude of awards, chart and performance successes, Carey last month
released her “Good Bad Girl” single to rave reviews, which had the song
entering into the New Music Weekly’s Country Main Charts at #48; one
spot below ACM’s New Artist of the Year, Marin Morris. In fact Eileen’s
previous single In The Air,
which not only topped all of the NMW.s Country charts, but all their
Adult Contemporary and Top 40 charts as well, and regularly had more
spins than Marin over the past two years. And just this past week The
Akademia Music Awards bestowed Song of the Year for Eileen Carey’s hit
single, In The Air. Eileen won an Akademia Award in 2015 for her single Bottle Your Crazy Up as well.
when Eileen took the stage at The Mint, one of Los Angeles’ premier
showcase clubs, she had plenty of ammo to fuel the interest of the
industry types, and as she has been doing for years sent them home with a
huge smile on their faces. Her co-headliner, Bluesman Jack Broadbent,
was big fun as well. Known for his unique guitar positioning (like a
pedal steel), gruffy English humor and his Amsterdam busking career.
Opening for Eileen and Jack was a couple excellent acts touring together
from Texas called Desilu and Gold Learther.
Carey. And the industry seems to agree with her as she was awarded
Crossover Artist of the Year by the New Music Weekly this past March.
Eileen’s first single release to her upcoming album release due out
late this summer. It has topped numerous Country and Adult Contemporary
charts most noticeable being the New Music Weekly charts, where Eileen
topped all their charts (Country, AC, Top 40) with the exception of
their College charts.
song is sensitive and demands much from Carey which she carries off
with vigor. But the song that truly kicked her incredible band of John
“Groover” McDuffie (Rita Coolidge), Al Bonhomme (co-wrote the Good Bad
Girl single) “The wedding drummer” type it in to YouTube Suzanne
Morisette-Cruz, and Albert Lee bass mainstay Will McGregor off, was her
thematic Bottle Your Crazy Up.
like a fighter, an analogy substantiated by her decade of kick-box
training and fiery on stage performances, that this night closed the
continually applauded set with her fiery women’ s anthem “Faith.”.