Having written, arranged, engineered, performed and produced her new upcoming CD album, Eleanor's newest album WHEN YOU LIVE is powerful musical mastery, originality and live, unadorned hot soloing from EA The Black Swan without compromise. Her music and insightful philosophy features 11 original new songs, and a surprise 12th song– with her signature blistering keyboards; biting custom Solo Rock Keytar; unadorned expressive vocals; and crunching loud guitars; all framed by an all-star list of her AAA+ guest musician pals.This is “Buddah meets Zeppelin / Hendrix!” Simon Wright, CEO Virgin Entertainment triumphantly proclaims her new album, “Just Absolutely Brilliant!” Bruce Robb, Veteran Rock Producer says, “She is without question, The Real Thing… Incredible! EA is featured in KEYBOARD MAGAZINE; KEYBOARD TV and FAMEGATE, being hailed as an ‘Amazing Talent’ and “An Indie Rock Prodigy!” Featured as the special guest Musician Artist Performer, EA provided all the live music production for Eve Ensler’s famed, The Vagina Monologues for the 2009 V-Day Campaigns in Los Angeles, CA.
Great artists have recorded on her albums, including: Jake E. Lee (Ozzy Osbourne); Matt & Greg Bissonette (David Lee Roth); Steve Smith (Journey); Carmine Appice (Rod Stewart); John Christ (Danzig); Rikki Rockett (Poison); Steve Gadd (Paul Simon), Maurice White, Al McKay (Earth, Wind & Fire); and more. She continues to perform a world tour with the No.#1 chart topping Artist/Musician Ray Parker, Jr. as a Multi-Keyboardist and Vocalist, whom she credits as a mentor, early in her professional career. Hawaiian born and Southern California bred, music has always been her passion reflecting her ongoing dynamic musical relationships with many successful multi-platinum artists. Her writing evokes Life Philosophy for the Soul, deep insight and quantum popping EYE SCREAM!!!
Virgin College Mega Tour Village Artist and more
EA toured on the Virgin College Mega Tour and was the first Rock Artist featured at the prestigious, Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena, CA for their special Exhibit, “Translucence.” She headlined the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles’ highly acclaimed, “First Fridays” concert series with her song, The Forest Song being highlighted as the event’s spiritual theme. She is a Durfee Master Artist Awardee; Dana Fellow; California Arts Alliance Master Artist and recipient of the distinguished “Artist of the Year” Award by former Los Angeles Mayor, Richard Riordan.
EA is also a highly sought after Scholar, Teacher and Thought Leader, mentoring everyone from Girl Scouts to professional Fortune 500 CEOs and Executives in the U.S. and Europe; and was chosen as an official U.S. Delegate Presenter for the Leadership Conference in China, performing in Beijing, Shanghai and Zhengzhou performing solo live in concert to over 5,000 new fans. She is the Creator, Producer and Artist Host of her own on-air weekly Indie Rock Radio show THE LA MUSIC PIPELINE™ on bigFM, the No.#1 CHR Broadcast Commercial Radio Network in Europe/Germany with a huge demographic of 18-34 yr. olds reaching over 10 million listeners in PRIMETIME. She discovers and featuresthe hottest Indie Bands/Artists from the U.S. and has created, aired and produced well over 120 shows going strong! Always a strong supporter of Indie Artists, she champions the underdog with bite, edge and no compromise on a global level. Yet, “If you can’t play – you can’t stay!” she warns with a smile.
Epic/Sony and Columbia Records
Originally signed to Epic/Sony Records and Columbia Records (USA), EA wrote, arranged and produced two critically acclaimed solo albums, Jungle Wave and Global Conversations for both labels. EA also wrote and produced her smash hit, Adventurefor Columbia Records, reaching No.#1 on the Billboard Charts in the U.S. and Germany. Now a cult favorite, Re-mixed produced versions of Adventureare played throughout the world. An award winning Master Kulintang percussionist, she produced the classic WORLD KULINTANG INSTITUTE’s Kulintang: 3rd Century Gong/Drum Ensemble Music, the first CD Album of this rare tradition in the world funded by the National Endowment For The Arts, now timely honored in the Smithsonian.
Black Swan Records
She runs her own Indie Label, Black Swan Records while composing, recording, producing at a prolific rate, scoring music for film, T.V. and Indie projects while gigging constantly, from clubs to concerts like headlining the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre. A resident Performing and Teaching Artist for the prestigious LA Music Center MCED and MCOT Programs, she performs for thousands of students and created the highly successful “History of Rock” concert series and workshop sessions. Her first Indie produced CD Album, Oracle of the Black Swan, instantly lit up at over 118 college radio stations and is now a cult favorite amongst Indie rock fans with rave reviews, i.e. “Eleanor?…the next great superstar in Rock…” – KLOS Rock Radio, Los Angeles, CA.
EA endorses ORANGE Guitar Amps, Avalon Pro Gear and Gibson Les Paul Guitars. EA was recently inducted in the ORANGE GUITAR AMPS 2009 HALL OF FAME alongside AC/DC, Jimmy Page, Frank Zappa, U2 and more illustrious, crushing rock icons.