Thomian, Trinitian to light up Source:Island Peterite scene…in London I’m a Peterite and I know for sure that we, Peterites, do have a whole lot of talented entertainers. And, believe it or not, there is a Peterite entertaining guests at the Galadari Hotel right now! Yes, St. Peter’s College, Bambalapitiya, is celebrating its centenary, this year, and, obviously, there will be lots of special events, organised by the OBU (Old Boys) domiciled abroad, to mark this milestone. The London event is one of them and the Peterites OBU UK is calling it ‘La Bamba Nite 2022.’ It will be held at the Hilton T5 London, on September 17th. The Thomian and Trinitian, who will be in London, to light up the Peterite scene, are Sohan Weerasinghe and Clifford Richards. (No doubt…as the saying goes, variety is the spice of life!) They are probably the best when it comes to entertaining, ...

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PIYUMI PATHIRAJA A PHENOMINAL QUALIFIED MUSICIAN POSSESSING ABUNDANT OF VOCAL TALENT  AT THE APEX OF FAME – by Sunil Thenabadu All singers should possess a singing voice with intermittent breathing, the love for music, commitment. patience, determination, and discipline. All these traits are possessed by Piyumi already an acclaimed singer.  Piyumi Pathiraja a native of Makola educated at Mahamaya Girls College Kadawatha having excelled as a promising vocalist in school concerts and competitions. Father a retired officer at People’s Bank while mother a housewife could sing a bit.But Piyumi’s singing talent is  owing to innate talent not with any  hereditary affiliations, which is her passion had affirmed her life revolves around as a self-employed singer, performer and a recording artiste having been a permanent member of the ’youth extreme’ and ‘special music’  groups at the National youth Services Centre in Maharagama.Piyumi had travelled to overseas countries with these groups to countries ...

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Raju Bandara a phenomenal musician to emulate dictates in peak spot in celebrity – by Sunil Thenabadu Photo source:hungama.com Behind all the songs and music that we hear, there are some untold stories. Stories of those musicians who dedicated their lives to music. Stories of each of their career paths are identified by only them, just like their palm prints. In a competitive and saturated industry like music, one needs a lot of luck to thrive. What are the qualities behind the success of famous musicians? .Raju Bandara is one who thrived in this industry for over four decades having commenced music while still a school boy at Kegalu Maha vidyalaya.In the annals of history of musical careers there had been no stable income when one start to embark upon this path.Many commence music as a passion but to transform passion into a career is a path of a struggle. ...

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Christmas Album Sinhala 2021 – by Butterfly Avenue Australia VOICES OF  Nelu Adikari, Mariesel Gunathileke,Rajve Sebastiyen,Keerthi Pasquel,Don Shermen,Ranil Amirthiah(Band Black),Krishan perera(Former Band Docter),Nadeera liyanage(Reality Star),Mausha Anuradhi(Reality Star),Shanika Mihiravi(Sydney Voice),Shamika Weerasekara(Sydney Voice),Saliya Thennakoon.(Sydney Voice) Lyrics & Produced By Sriyani Tennekoon Watch Trailer As the official media partner, eLanka is proud to announce the launching of Christmas Songs Album by Butterfly Avenue Australia. First time in USB card and CD Format. All songs are written and composed by Sriyani Tennekoon and produced by Butterfly Avenue Australia. The launch is on the 12th December at the SriLankan New South Wales Catholic Association Christmas Party. All proceeds will go as a donation to the Association. Song are sung by SriLankas prominent voices. Music and Audio Engineered by the best in Lanka the album is mastered by Soul of a musician by name Kiran Pradhan of Muzitek Creations Sydney. Please publish the flyer.When video clips are out I have added ...

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“IDLE CHATTER” by Des Kelly Plenty of it going around at the moment.All the “big boys” accusing each other of one thing or another.President Trump, still “twittering” away some of his most influential “buddies”, till it seems that all, of any substance, around him now, to help him “make America great, again”, now number around twenty, every single one, not certain that he/she, will still have their jobs next week. The Russian President has been “Put-in”, accused of being “the master-mind” behind the murder of two unfortunate Russians in England.These are serious ,accusations, but, the problem with the “idle-chatter” on this one is that President Putin has still to be “proved guilty”. Many Russian Ambassadors have been “kicked out” of England because of this & it is NO “idle-chatter” to expect speedy retaliation on this one, by Russian King Putin.. He certainly was not “put-in” that position for nothing. The English, ...

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