PJ Harvey shares two new songs from All About Eve play

PJ Harvey shares two new songs from All About Eve play

Two-time Mercury Prize winner PJ Harvey has shared two new songs written to accompany the stage adaptation of the classic 1950 film All About Eve. You can listen to both tracks here. The songs, Descending and The Moth, will feature on the upcoming soundtrack for All About Eve, which is due to be released on April 12. Descending features vocals from Lily James, while The Moth is an instrumental track. Speaking about the score, PJ…

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Review: PJ Harvey, Edinburgh International Festival, The Playhouse

Review: PJ Harvey, Edinburgh International Festival, The Playhouse

‘Shamanic’, ‘utterly enthralling’, ‘incredible to behold’ and ‘more or less perfect’. These were just some of the epithets thrown the way of Polly Jean Harvey following the first of her two-night residency at the Edinburgh Playhouse. The second of the mercurial Ms Harvey’s two sold out EIF shows at the Greenside Place venue was no less spectacular. Performing tracks from her latest critically acclaimed album,  The Hope Six Demolition Project, as well as material from…

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PJ Harvey and Jarvis Cocker booked for Edinburgh International Festival

PJ Harvey and Jarvis Cocker booked for Edinburgh International Festival

The Edinburgh International Festival has announced a wide-ranging contemporary music mix to its 2017 Festival programme, which runs from 4-28 August. Among the highlights is the appearance of PJ Harvey, will play two nights at the Playhouse, and Room 29, a brand new collaboration between former Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker and piano virtuoso Chilly Gonzales. Alongside performances from the worlds of theatre, dance, opera and classical music, the International Festival invites some of today’s greatest musical…

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