Emmy the Great @ ULU, 27 February 2009

Wednesday, 4 March 2009, 13:21 | Category : Live reviews
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It’s a few songs into Emmy the Great’s set and she’s playing a solo acoustic version of The Hypnotist’s Son, the b-side of her first single, Secret Circus. And I’m feeling proud. This is an odd feeling, because apart for a few people who I know have come to love Emmy’s music through this blog, [...]

Emmy the Great – First Love

Friday, 20 February 2009, 13:10 | Category : Reviews
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It’s now three years and a day since I first encountered Emmy the Great, as she stepped on stage, unannounced, to support Tilly and the Wall in an amazing gig at the Buffalo Bar. It was a short, solo acoustic set, but there was enough there to enjoy, intrigue and inspire further investigation.
Since then I’ve [...]

Something Great?

Thursday, 8 January 2009, 13:12 | Category : Good new stuff
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I used to write a lot about Emmy the Great on here. In 2006, you’d probably have been sick of hearing me going on about her. Lately though, things have been quieter, mainly because there hasn’t been a lot to write about. It’s been almost three years since I came across her unannounced support slot [...]