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, Ireland. 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 #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 original Christmas composition “No Matter the Distance (this Christmas)” was included in the much sought after RTE Radio 1 Irish Christmas Singles 2020 List and on Valentine’s Day Sina released another original song called “Home is Where the Heart is”. This is an upbeat, light hearted song that is meant to get the listeners on their feet and forget about the doom and gloom of the current situation.
Furthermore, Sina has also just released her “Leaving Nancy” EP which includes her heartfelt version of the Eric Bogle classic, as well as collaborations with Barry Kirwan, the Newbridge Gospel Choir and The Achill Lads and her own take on Ashley McBryde’s “Bible and a .44”.
Her album “Reflections of a Celtic Heart” has received much critical acclaim 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. 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 “RTE Recommends” List.
At the latest prestigious Hot Country TV Awards, Sina wonthe “Hottest Act in Irish Country Music (female)” Award and her music has reached close to 11,500 radio plays on the Island of Ireland. 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 a segment on the “Fresh Country” show on Spotlight TV and hosted a weekly radio show on Carlow FM for close to 3 years.
On December 16th Sina & band with special guest Billy Condon performed an exclusive online concert, live streamed from the Town Hall Theatre in Galway. The live album and DVD are currently in post-production.
Sina’s music videos are regularly played on Spotlight TV and she has appeared in a number of national and local press publications including the cover of the Irish Music Magazine, 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. All her music is available on the major download services (iTunes, Amazon etc.) and a limited catalogue on streaming services (Spotify, Deezer, etc).
Sina is endorsed by guitar manufacturer Black Sheep Guitars Thailand and Bullet Cable.
We hope you enjoy Sina’s music and follow her on social media (Facebook/ Twitter/ Instagram) or check out her website at www.sinatheilmusic.com