Originally from Germany, Sina Theil started playing piano and writing songs at the age of 7; picking up the guitar at 18 she has since flourished into an accomplished recording artist. Sina left Germany for Spain where she played with a local Spanish band and recorded her first demos before finally arriving in Dublin. Here she became a student at the prestigious Music College BIMM. Funding her musical education through busking on the streets of Dublin, she gained invaluable experience and developed her performance skills as the lead singer of a rock group.
In 2017 Sina commenced work with Downda Road Productions, scoring fourteen No.1 singles plus 7 other top three tracks – topping all this off with her albums charting at #1 and #2in the Irish Country Download Charts. She is currently continuing her musical journey as an independent artist and writing her third studio album.
Her latest release is an original Christmas composition called “No Matter the Distance (this Christmas)” which achieved the much sought after RTE Radio 1 Irish Christmas Singles 2020 List and is available on all major download and streaming services. The song reflects this year’s many challenges, including not being able to celebrate Christmas with family and friends the way we are used to, however, bearing a positive message – no matter the distance, you’re here in my heart!
Sina’s latest album “Reflections of a Celtic Heart” (released on Downda Road Productions) charted at #2 in the Irish Country Album Download Charts, as well as #3 in the Overall Irish Album Download Charts. It is available on all major download services and celebrates her fifth year living in Ireland, as well as paying homage to the late Liam Clancy.
The album features the success single “Good to be Back Home” ft. Sabrina Fallon, which charted at #1 in the Irish Country Download Charts and was also #1 in the Irish Country Music Airplay Charts for approx. four weeks and #9 in the International Irish Country Radio Airplay Charts. It was also the most played song of all genres on Midwest Radio for about two and a half weeks and the 3rd most requested song on Shannonside FM/Northern Sound of 2020. Furthermore, “Good to be Back Home” also received daytime play on RTE’s Radio 1 and featured on the much sought after “RTE Recommends” List.
At the latest prestigious Hot Country TV Awards, Sina won the “Hottest Act in Irish Country Music 2019” Award; previous winners being some of Irelands most successful Country Music Stars such as Nathan Carter and Derek Ryan. Her music has reached almost 9,500 radio plays on the Island of Ireland and her songs have also been played internationally, on stations located in the UK, USA, New Zealand, Canada, France, Italy, Belgium and South Africa, to mention a few. She also presents her own weekly radio show on Carlow FM.
On December 16th Sina & band with special guest Billy Condon performed an exclusive online concert, live streamed from the Town Hall Theatre in Galway including many songs from her most recent album as well as “Leaving Nancy” (coming January 31st 2021), a very special unreleased original song called “Never Walk Alone” and her original Christmas single.
Sina’s music videos are regularly played on Spotlight TV and she has appeared in a number of national and local press publications including Irelands’ leading celebrity magazines RSVP Magazine and VIP Magazine; The Sunday World, The Farmer’s Journal, The Irish World, The Irish Mirror, The Tuam Herald, Irelands’ Eye, the Irish Trucker and many others.
Sina is sponsored by guitar manufacturer Black Sheep Guitars Thailand. She also supports Achill based Kids Cancer Charity Gearoid’s Smile. Her new EP “Leaving Nancy” will be released at the end of January 2021 and Sina is also currently writing her third studio album which is expected mid 2021.
We hope you enjoy Sina’s music and follow her on social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc) or check out her website at www.sinatheilmusic.com