My Brightest Diamond with Tunde Olaniran at Lincoln Hall

October 2, 2019

Tunde Olaniran at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.


Even before his set started, Tunde Olaniran set forth intentions for his performance with two large banners that read “Be Brave, Be Kind, Be Vulnerable”. A queer musician and activist from Flint, Michigan, Tunde’s music radiates big-hearted energy and elevates alternative narratives.


Tunde Olaniran at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.


“We’re gonna be kind to each other tonight. We’re gonna forget about our backgrounds, what we look like, what kind of car we drive, what our job is or not, whatever… for the next few hours we’re gonna exchange some joy.”


Tunde Olaniran at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.


Tunde Olaniran’s Setlist:
Symbol
I’m Here
Forgiveness
Miracle
Dead Last
Stranger
Celine Dion
Namesake


Tunde Olaniran at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.




My Brightest Diamond with Tunde Olaniran at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.


Performing under the moniker My Brightest Diamond, Shara Nova is a multi-instrumentalist and a classically trained singer. The music she makes and performs as My Brightest Diamond is probably best described as art pop that blends elements from rock to electronic dance to chamber to jazz.


My Brightest Diamond at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.


My Brightes Diamond’s Setlist:
It’s Me on the Dance Floor
This Is My Hand
Rising Star
Champagne
You Want See My Teeth (“this song is for trayvon martin”)/I Want Candy (cover)
A Million Pearls
Supernova
Sway
Another Chance
Dorian
Inside a Boy
I Have Never Loved Someone
Pressure
Be Brave
White Noise


My Brightest Diamond at Lincoln Hall on May 9, 2019.