Ella Thompson has returned to making music under her own name in 2023 after years releasing music with her electro pop duo GL and cult indie band Dorsal Fins. One of Australia’s truly accomplished singers, Ella’s range reaches from art music to cinematic soul, jazz and pop. In addition to her solo project and bands she has been a featured artist for numerous acts most notably, deep funk pioneers The Bamboos and Mark Ronson. 

Listen back to The Afterglow to hear Ella perform a special Studio 5 Live set. 

Check out a clip of Ella Thompson performing 'To Light The Lantern' in PBS Studio 5.

Ella Thompson - 'To Light The Lantern' in PBS Studio 5 Live November 1, 2023


Studio 5 Live is proudly brought to you by our mates at Mountain Goat. PBS thanks the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust for funding assistance to build and fit out Studio 5.