If I could see and realise
If I could feel a stillness inside
I won't kill cos when I die
You can't buy your soul back
From the salesman in the sky


Free
 


 
   
RECENT NEWS  
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[14.07.17]
BBC Look East featured Emily on their evening news programme, interviewing staff and patients at Fulbourn Hospital in Cambridge where she was performing. Emily also performed at the Eating Disorders Unit at Addenbrookes Hospital and the Cavell Centre in Peterborough.
 
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[12.07.17]
Emily was interviewed by Dotty McLeod and performed live on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire ahead of her hospital gigs in Cambridge. You can listen again here (scroll to 01:51).
 
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[11.07.17]
Emily is performing at 3 mental health hospitals this week in Cambridge and Peterborough. You can find out more about her work promoting music for mental health here.
 
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[26.06.17]
Emily's benefit gig for Wiltshire Mind this Friday has sold out. Tickets for her other upcoming tour dates are avaiable now - check out the gigs page for dates and booking links.
 
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[25.06.17]
Emily's song 'I'd Rather Be', from her new album 'A Bit Of Blue', was played on Radio 2's Good Morning Sunday today. You can listen again here. Scroll to 44:00 to hear Emily.
 
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[21.06.17]
As part of Refugee Week, Emily is performing a benefit gig in Leeds this Friday for PAFRAS (Positive Action for Refugees & Asylum Seekers). The following night (Saturday 24 June) she is performing at The Cluny in Newcastle. Booking links for both these gigs can be found on her gigs page.
 
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[10.06.17]
Emily's gig at The Stables in Milton Keynes tonight is sold out. If you'd like to see Emily play live, check out her tour dates or join her mailing list.
 
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[08.06.17]
Just confirmed... Emily will be co-headlining a Scottish tour in August with Me For Queen with warm-up gigs in Bristol and Manchester. Dates and booking links are on Emily's gigs page.
 
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[07.06.17]
"Everything on this album commands attention..."

Another 4* review of Emily's new album 'A Bit Of Blue', in EDS (English Dance & Song) Magazine's summer issue. You can read it here.
 
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[25.05.17]
Emily was interviewed by David White of BBC Radio Cornwall ahead of her show at The Acorn in Penzance on Saturday night (27 May). Book your tickets for the gig here.
 
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[24.05.17]
Emily has posted another video in her series 'Songs From My Attic', this time an acoustic unplugged performance of her song 'Back Home' recorded at home in her attic studio. You can watch it here.
 
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[15.05.17]
Emily performed to a sell-out crowd at Helmsley Arts Centre near York on Saturday.

Check out photos from Emily's sell-out gig at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath last month.
 
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[08.05.17]
To celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week, we've released a video for Emily's seminal song 'I'd Rather Be', written after her diagnosis of bipolar disorder.

Originally a Radio 2 single from her third album 'Believer', Emily recorded this piano version of 'I'd Rather Be' for her latest album 'A Bit Of Blue'. Read her blog about why she wrote the song.

 
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[02.05.17]
Emily was interviewed by Adam Tomlinson and Joanita Musisi of BBC Radio York ahead of her show at Helmsley Arts Centre.
 
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[30.04.17]
Emily did a live session on Radio 2 on Clare Balding's show 'Good Morning Sunday' today.

With husband Christian Dunham on double-bass, she performed her new single 'For Free' plus an old favourite 'Start Over Again' from her third album 'Believer'.

Clare interviewed Emily about her music, her mental health and the story behind her new album 'A Bit Of Blue'.

Clare chose Emily's session as her 'Sunday Best' podcast which is available to download over the next 28 days. You can listen again to the whole session here over the next 28 days (scroll to 01:30).
 

     
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[24.04.17]
Emily's gig at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath this Friday has sold out. If you missed out on getting a ticket, check with Bath Box Office on 01225 463362 in case there are any returns.
 
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[07.04.17]
Emily has posted her latest video in her 'Songs From My Attic' series, this time performing her song 'Bicycle Made For Two' unplugged in her attic studio. You can watch it here.
 
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[06.04.17]
An interview with Emily is featured in the latest isssue of Maverick Magazine.
 
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[03.04.17]
Photos are up from Emily's gig at Artrix Arts Centre on Saturday night. Click here to see them.
 
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[01.04.17]
Emily chooses her ten favourite tracks in an interview in the April issue of The Bath Magazine.
 
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[27.03.17]
Emily was interviewed as part of a programme called 'The Agony and the Ecstasy' on BBC Radio 4 today. Presented by Coronation Street actress Cherylee Houston, the programme is about pain and creativity. You can listen again here.
 
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[25.03.17]
Ahead of her gig at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath next month, Emily performed a live session for Dr Phil Hammond's show on BBC Radio Bristol today. Listen again here (scroll to 02:19:55 to hear Emily).
 
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[22.03.17]
"Startlingly beautiful..."
Read more reviews of Emily's new album 'A Bit Of Blue' including a five-star review and interview in the latest issue of R2 Magazine.
 
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[22.03.17]
See photos from Emily's gig at Cambridge Junction last weekend. Her next gig is at Artrix Arts Centre in Bromsgrove on Saturday 1 April. Click here for her full tour schedule.
 
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[15.03.17]
"A haunting and sublime album... deeply rewarding"
Read the latest review of Emily's new album 'A Bit Of Blue'. You can read more reviews here.
 
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[08.03.17]
Emily has posted another video in her 'Songs From My Attic' series. This time she performs the album version of her radio single 'For Free' (from her new album 'A Bit Of Blue'). Watch it here.
 
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[28.02.17]
More airplay for songs from 'A Bit Of Blue', the latest from BBC Radio Ulster who played 'The Words That I Could Say' last night. Listen again here.
 
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[24.02.17]
Emily performed with her bass player Christian Dunham to a packed crowd at St Pancras Old Church, London for the launch of her new album 'A Bit Of Blue'. See photos from the gig here.
 
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[24.02.17]
Thanks to the generous support of her fans, Emily's fifth album 'A Bit Of Blue' is released today, available from Amazon, direct from Shaktu Records or to download from iTunes. Click here to hear clips, read lyrics and watch Emily talking about the making of 'A Bit Of Blue'.
 
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[19.02.17]
Emily's single 'For Free' was played on BBC Radio 2 this morning. You can listen again here (scroll to 01:47:33 to hear Emily). The single is from her new album 'A Bit Of Blue', out next Friday. Check out the 'For Free' music video.
 
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[16.02.17]
Songs from Emily's forthcoming album 'A Bit Of Blue' are being played on BBC Radio around the UK. Latest broadcast from BBC Radio Scotland of the opening track of the album 'Memory'. Listen again here (scroll to 01:17:30).
 
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[14.02.17]
Emily posted a new 'Songs From My Attic' video, this time an acoustic, unplugged version of her song 'Old Valentine', performed in her attic studio. You can watch it here.
 
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[31.01.17]
"I've come to realise that all this energy in my head is something precious, something I can transform into creativity if I choose to. I can't change the fact I have bipolar disorder but I can change how I deal with it..."

Read a recent interview with Emily by Bipolar UK, the national charity supporting people living with bipolar disorder.
 
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[31.01.17]
"When I’m writing a new song there is no feeling like it. If I’m honest, I need a bit of a high to give me that urge to write, to create something out of nothing, to express this intense feeling inside me that otherwise turns in on me in such a destructive way..."

Read Emily's recent blog for The Sean Costello Fund for Bipolar Research (USA).
 
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[29.01.17]
"One of those rare, wonderful beasts in today's instant world that has to be loved."

Read the latest review of Emily's forthcoming album 'A Bit Of Blue (out 24.02.17) in Maverick Magazine.
 
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[24.01.17]
The second in Emily's series 'Songs From My Attic' is 'Falling On My Feet', taken from her first album 'Stranger Place'. You can watch it here.
 
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[15.01.17]
"...breathy, spacey ballads that are bathed in raw emotional power."

Read the review of Emily's forthcoming album 'A Bit Of Blue' in Guitarist Magazine.
 
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[12.01.17]
We've just published the first in a series called 'Songs From My Attic' - Emily performing acoustic, unplugged versions of her songs in her attic studio. The first song is 'Start Over Again' from her album 'Believer'. You can watch the performances on Emily's Youtube channel, Facebook page or here on her website.
 
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[09.01.17]
Happy new year. You can now follow Emily on Instagram.
 
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[23.12.16]
Thanks to everyone who has supported us this year. We are so glad to be back. Looking forward to seeing you somewhere along the road in 2017. In the meantime we wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy new year.
 
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[20.12.16]
Iain Anderson has been playing Emily's new single 'For Free' on his BBC Radio Scotland show. You can hear the latest broadcast here (scroll to 01:40:50).
 
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[17.12.16]
Emily did a gig for the Bath Sakya Buddhist Group on Saturday night. The group is part of Dechen, a network of Buddhist centres founded by Emily's teacher Lama Jampa Thaye.
 
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[15.12.16]
Emily performed 3 gigs in Manchester for a group of NHS social workers and 2 mental health hospitals. Read her blog about it here.
 
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[12.12.16]
Emily's new single 'For Free' was played on BBC Radio Wales. You can listen again here (scroll to 1:3:46). You can download the song from iTunes and other good digital stores.
 
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[11.12.16]
If you would like signed copies of Emily's books or CDs for Christmas presents, click the links below to order direct from Shaktu Records and email us the names you want them signed for.
 
     
Believer

Keep Walking Stranger Place

Notes From The North Pole Start Over Again
   
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[08.12.16]
Thanks to Cherrie Mcllwaine of BBC Radio Ulster (listen again - scroll to 10:46) and Iain Anderson of BBC Radio Scotland (listen again - scroll to 1:13:00) for being the first to play Emily's new single 'For Free'. You can watch the video for 'For Free' here.
 
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[07.12.16]
"This music is bold in its sparseness, with Maguire’s beguiling voice put centre stage with no space to hide..."

Read the first review of Emily's new album 'A Bit Of Blue' in Oxford University student newspaper Cherwell.
 
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[07.12.16]
Emily attended the AGM and sang some songs for Oxfordshire-based mental health charity Restore. She is one of their patrons. Read her blog about it here and find out more about Restore.
 
     
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[26.11.16]
Emily's new single 'For Free' (radio mix) is out now, available to download from iTunes, Amazon and all good digital music stores. Check out the video here and if you like it, please share it with your friends.
 
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[19.11.16]
The launch of Emily's new book 'Notes From The North Pole' took place at St James Wine Vaults in Bath on Saturday night. The event was a free invitation to fans on Emily's mailing list and featured songs and readings from the book. See photos here.
 
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[17.11.16]
Emily's new book 'Notes From The North Pole' is out today, available to order from all good bookshops and online from Amazon and Shaktu Records direct. The book is a collection of Emily's poetry, prose and song lyrics. Read her blog about it here.
 
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[16.11.16]
*FAN-FUNDING CAMPAIGN ENDS*
Thanks to the incredible generosity of Emily's fans, we have now raised the money we need to cover the costs of releasing her new album 'A Bit Of Blue'. A huge thank-you to all of you who supported us - we couldn't do it without you.
 
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[07.10.16]
*FAN-FUNDING CAMPAIGN LAUNCH*
It's 3 years since Emily's fans sponsored the release of her last album 'Bird Inside A Cage'. Without their support the album would never have seen the light of day. Today we're launching a new fan-funding campaign to help finance the release of Emily's new album 'A Bit Of Blue'. Please click here to find out more.
 
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[15.09.16]
The launch of Emily's fifth album 'A Bit Of Blue' will take place at St Pancras Old Church in London on Friday 24 February 2017. Tickets will be offered initially as part of a fan-funding campaign we are launching in the next few weeks. If you want to know more, make sure you are on Emily's mailing list.
 
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[14.09.16]
JUST CONFIRMED: 2017 gigs in Cambridge, Bromsgrove, Helmsley, Penzance and Milton Keynes. More dates to be added soon... Join Emily's mailing list if you want her to keep you posted.
 
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[11.09.16]
Fern Britton played Emily's song 'Start Over Again' (from her album 'Believer') on Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday' today. Listen again to the Radio 2 broadcast (scroll to 53:00 to hear Emily). You can watch a video here or download the song here.
 
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[05.09.16]
Emily did her first proper gig in 2 years at Schtumm in Box last weekend. With bass player Christian Dunham she performed a stunning show of new songs, old favourites, and new arrangements. The gig was streamed live and you can watch it now on Youtube: click here and scroll to 1:15 to see Emily.
 
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[21.08.16]
Emily performed with her bass player Christian at the Elder Stubbs Festival in Oxford yesterday. The festival was organised by mental health charity Restore. You can see photos here. Emily will next be performing at Schtumm in Box on Friday 26 August.
 
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[03.08.16]
Emily's mental health music tour continues with gigs for Mind groups in Devizes, Salisbury, Chippenham and Melksham, and gigs for NHS Trusts in Devon, Cambridge, Peterborough and Bristol. Next month Emily will be performing at the AGM of Cambs & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust.
 
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[24.06.16]
Emily has been doing more gigs in mental health hospitals in Bristol and Swindon.

Read her latest blog here.
 
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[19.05.16]
As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, Emily performed at the launch of NBT Mental Health Liaison Team at Southmead Hospital in Bristol today. She is performing a series of gigs at mental health hospitals and groups over the coming months.
 
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[03.03.16]
New review of Emily Maguire's latest album 'Bird Inside A Cage' in German magazine Adaxon.

If your German is good (!) you can read it here.
 
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[15.02.16]
Emily has just finished a new book of prose and poetry to follow her publication of 'Start Over Again'. She is still working on her fifth studio album. More news soon...
 
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[20.12.15]
We're looking forward to Emily being back on stage in 2016. A new album and a new book are coming... watch this space. if you're on Emily's mailing list you'll be the first to know. In the meantime we're wishing you all a very merry Christmas and a happy new year.
 
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[15.11.15]
You can now stream Emily's song 'The Borderline' on SoundCloud. Click here for the lyrics.

You can also read a review of her latest album 'Bird Inside A Cage' in CultNoise Magazine.
 
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[01.10.15]
Strongly influenced by her Buddhist beliefs, Emily's powerful song 'The Borderline' is featured in her latest blog and was recently broadcast for the first time on radio. The song is on her debut album 'Stranger Place' which is still available to order from Amazon or direct from Shaktu Records.
 
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[14.09.15]
Berlin-based radio station Radio RBB will broadcast a half-hour feature on Emily's music at 7.30pm tonight. More info here.
 
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[01.07.15]
Emily's song 'Avatar' from her latest album 'Bird Inside A Cage' has been getting airplay in Germany. Check out this video for the song.
 
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[27.03.15]
Emily's latest album 'Bird Inside A Cage' is released in Europe today. The video for the first single 'Over The Waterfall' is on MTV Germany and other video channels across the territory.
 
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[23.01.15]
If you'd like to know where and when Emily is playing live and receive other news updates, join her mailing list.
 
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[23.11.14]
Clare Balding played Emily's song 'Start Over Again' on her Radio 2 show this morning. Click here to listen again (scroll to 44:00 to hear the song).
 
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[10.10.14]
Today is World Mental Health Day. Last year Emily was interviewed on Radio 4 by Libby Purves talking about her music and mental health. You can listen again (scroll to 22:00 to hear Emily's interview).
 
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[24.09.14]
We're very sorry to have had to cancel Emily's remaining gigs this year. Emily has acute tendonitis in both arms which will need at least 2 months of complete rest to recover. If you're on her mailing list or on Facebook she will keep you in touch and let you know when she's able to perform again.
 
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[04.09.14]
Emily has had to cancel her performance at the Potbelly Folk Festival on 20th September due to tendonitis. Apologies to all the fans who bought tickets to see her there. She is replaced in the line-up by Reg Meuross. Check out www.regmeuross.com.
 
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[19.08.14]
Thanks to everyone who came to Emily's packed annual pub gig at the Square & Compass Inn on the Isle of Purbeck on Friday night. You can see photos here.

Apart from the odd gig here and there (see the gigs page for details), Emily is taking a well-earned break from touring this autumn to work on her fifth album of songs as well as recording her first instrumental album.
 
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[20.07.14]
Photos are up from Emily's gig last weekend at Bridgwater Arts Centre in Somerset. Click here to see them. If you want to know when Emily is playing in the south-west again, please join her mailing list.
 
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[13.07.14]
Clare Balding played Emily's song 'Keep Walking' on Radio 2 this morning as part of an interview with Tibetan Buddhist writer and academic Alison Murdoch. Click here to hear it (scroll to 38:00)
 
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[02.07.14]
Emily is playing The Acorn, Penzance in Cornwall on Friday 11 July and Bridgwater Arts Centre in Somerset on Saturday 12 July. Click here for booking info.
 
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[25.06.14]
Here's a playlist on Youtube of some videos from Emily's Germany tour, thanks to Mike Watts.
 
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[25.06.14]
Emily ended her Germany tour with a gig at Club Moments in Bremen on Sunday night. Read her recent blog post about the tour. You can also see a video of one of the gigs here. More videos will be posted soon.
 
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[19.06.14]
Live gig photos from Emily's tour of Germany are now up on the website. Click here to see them.

Please note: Emily's gigs in Hannover tonight and in Wilhelmshaven on Saturday night have been cancelled due to the football.
 
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[16.06.14]
Emily has been touring Germany for the past 2 weeks and is now into the final week of the tour with 6 gigs left. Dates and details are on her gigs page. If you would like to know when Emily comes back to Germany, please join her mailing list.
 
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[29.05.14]
Emily's 3-week tour of Germany begins this weekend. First gig in Belgium tomorrow night. For dates and details please check out the gigs page. All support very welcome.
 
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[29.05.14]
The response to the video of Emily's song 'Over The Waterfall' has been fantastic. Thanks to everyone who shared it - it has had over 3,000 hits on Youtube so far.
 
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[23.05.14]
Huge thank-you to the Sickle Foundation for their generosity in sponsoring Emily's tour of Germany. Click here for dates and details of the tour which starts next week.
 
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[11.05.14]
To celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week we've made a video for 'Over The Waterfall', Emily's powerful song about her experiences of living with bipolar disorder. If you like it, please share it. The song is on Emily's latest album 'Bird Inside A Cage'.
 
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[01.05.14]
Dates have just been announced for Emily's 3-week tour of northern Germany in June. Full details are up on the gigs page. This will be Emily's first tour of Germany. Please spread the word if you have friends over there - all support very welcome.
 
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[30.04.14]
Emily finished her NHS mental health hospital tour today with a gig at Southmead Hospital in Bristol. She has done 17 gigs in all over the past 3 months, singing her songs in nearly every mental health faciliity in Avon and Wiltshire. Read her blog about it here.
 
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[29.04.14]
Emily's spring 2014 tour came to an end with a fantastic gig at Helmsley Arts Centre. Thanks to everyone who came to support her gigs in the north-east at the weekend (see photos). Next up is Emily's 3-week tour of Germany in June... dates and details will be announced soon.
 
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[23.04.14]
Photos are up from Emily's gig last week at Norden Farm Centre For The Arts. Click here to see them. This week Emily is performing in Sheffield, Newcastle and York. If you'd like tickets, please check out the gigs page for booking info.
 
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[20.04.14]
You can hear Emily on BBC Radio 4 today talking about the Buddhist concept of impermanence. The programme also includes her song 'Back Home' (from her album 'Keep Walking'). Click here to listen again.
 

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[11.04.14]
Check out this new video on Emily's official Youtube channel for her song 'Old Valentine' (from the album 'Bird Inside A Cage') shot in Paris.
 
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[07.04.14]
Emily's gig in Oxford next weekend has sold out. Tickets are still available for her gig at Norden Farm Centre For The Arts in Maidenhead the following week (Thursday 17 April). Click here to see photos from Emily's gig at The Junction on Saturday night.
 
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[30.03.14]
Photos are up from Emily's gigs in Birmingham, Bury and Farnham. Click here to see them. Next weekend Emily is performing at The Junction in Cambridge (Saturday 5 April) with her bass player Christian Dunham and backing vocalist Ellie Jamison. Tickets are £10 (adv), available from the Box Office on 01223 511511 or you can book online.
 
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[25.03.14]
Emily was interviewed by Janice Forsyth for The Culture Studio on BBC Radio Scotland today, talking about her music and her mental health hospital tour. You can listen again over the next 7 days (scroll to 01:34 to hear Emily).
 
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[23.03.14]
Photos are up from Emily's sell-out show at the Ent Shed in Bedford last night. Click here to see them. Next week Emily is performing in Birmingham, Manchester and Surrey. Details are on her gigs page.
 
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[20.03.14]
Emily was interviewed and played her song 'North & South' live on BBC Radio Surrey and Sussex today. You can listen again over the next 7 days here (scroll to 3:39).
 
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[13.03.14]
Photos from Emily's sell-out show at Chapel Arts Centre are now up on her website. Click here to see them. Emily's next gig is at the Ent Shed in Bedford on Saturday 22 March. Click here for booking info.
 
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[03.03.14]
Emily's gig with her band at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath this Friday (7 March) is nearly sold out. If you'd like to be there, please book your tickets now by calling the Box Office on 01225 461700 or book online.
 
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[03.03.14]
Emily is continuing her NHS hospital tour, with recent performances in mental health facilities in Bristol, Swindon, Salisbury and Devizes. The feedback from staff and patients has been fantastic. Emily hopes these gigs will encourage more music in mental health hospitals.
 
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[18.02.14]
If you've tried to join Emily's mailing list recently, we've just discovered the registration function on the website hasn't been working. It is now fixed so if you would like Emily to let you know about her upcoming gigs and releases, please click here to join her mailing list.
 
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[11.02.14]
This week Emily is starting a 6-week intensive tour of mental health hospitals and services in the south-west of England. The tour is being organised by Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (AWP). Emily will be singing her songs and reading extracts from her book 'Start Over Again' for service users, carers and members of staff in hospitals as well as in support group settings. Read Emily's blog to find out more...
 
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[03.02.14]
This weekend Emily is performing at The Plough Arts Centre in Devon (Sat 8 Feb) and at Bournemouth Folk Club in Dorset (Sun 9 Feb). Click here for details on how to book tickets.
 
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[29.01.14]
You can hear Emily being interviewed on BBC Radio Solent on Friday 31st January at 3.30pm before her gig at Ashcroft Arts Centre in Fareham, Hampshire. Tickets for the gig are available from the Box Office on 01329 223100 or you can book online.
 
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[22.01.14]
Emily is performing and doing a songwriting workshop for students at Huddersfield University tomorrow followed by a gig at The Hearth arts centre in Horsley (near Newcastle upon Tyne) on Friday night. Tickets for The Hearth are £8.
Phone The Hearth Café on 01661 853 563 to book your place.
 
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[17.01.14]
Emily did her first gig of 2014 at The Ram Club in Thames Ditton. You can watch a video of her singing her new song 'For Free' for the very first time as an encore.
 
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[15.01.14]
The 'Defeat Depression' campaign in Canada features Emily's song 'Keep Walking' as their campaign anthem. Events are taking place across Canada in May this year to promote awareness and understanding of depressive illnesses. Click here to find out more and watch a video of Emily talking about 'Keep Walking' and her involvement in the campaign.
 
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[14.01.14]
Alex Lester played Emily's single 'Don't Speak' (from her album 'Bird Inside A Cage'). You can listen again over the next 6 days (scroll to 2:48 to hear the song).
 
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[08.01.14]
Tickets are now on sale for Emily's gig at the Kitchen Garden Café in Birmingham on Wednesday 26th March. You can book online here.
 
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[05.01.14]
Emily's song 'I'd Rather Be' was played on Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday'. The song, from Emily's 3rd album 'Believer', was playlisted on Radio 2 back in 2010. You can listen again here (scroll to 1:10).
 
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[26.12.13]
A video for 'Woke Up', Emily's powerful song about climate change (from her third album 'Believer'), is featured on the Planet Save environmental website. You can watch the video here.
 
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[13.12.13]
Emily was interviewed by Annie Gaffney on ABC Coast FM in Australia, talking about her music and life back in the UK. ABC Radio is the Australian BBC and Coast FM is the regional station for south-east Queensland where Emily used to live. It was the first radio station to support her music.
 
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[08.12.13]
Thanks to everyone who came to Emily's final UK gig of 2013 last night at The Chipping Hall in Gloucestershire. If you're in Australia and near south-east Queensland, you can see Emily perform at
Café Le Monde in Noosa Heads on Thursday 19 December and at the Upfront Club in Maleny on Saturday 21 December.

It's been another rollercoaster year. A big thank-you to all Emily's fans for your wonderful support of her music - we couldn't do it without you. Wishing you all a very merry Christmas and a happy new year... see you in 2014.
 
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[06.12.13]
Read Emily's new blog 'Back To The Bush' about returning to 'Shaktu', shack no.2 on the farm in Australia where she used to live. You can see photos here.
 
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[05.12.13]
Emily's last UK gig of 2013 is on Saturday night (7 Dec) at Under The Edge Arts, The Chipping Hall in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire. Tickets are £9.50 (£7.50 concs). You can book online here.
 
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[05.12.13]
Photos are up from Emily's gig at The Stables last weekend. Performing with her band Ty Unwin on keyboard, Sue Lord on viola/violin, Christian Dunham on bass and Ellie Jamison on backing vocals, Emily won 2 standing ovations from the packed crowd.
 
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[27.11.13]
Emily's gig at The Stables in Milton Keynes this weekend has sold out but there are tickets available for her last UK gig of 2013 at Under The Edge Arts in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire on Saturday 7th December. You can book online here.
 
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[26.11.13]
Emily peformed her songs and did a live Q&A with music students from the City of Bath college. Read the Bath Chronicle story here.
 
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[07.11.13]
*SPECIAL CHRISTMAS OFFER*
Thinking of Christmas presents? Click here to order any of Emily's CDs/book and get it signed personally by Emily to your family and friends. *Please note this offer is only open until 5.12.13 (Emily will be in Australia for the rest of December).
 
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[23.10.13]
Emily was interviewed by Libby Purves for Midweek on Radio 4 today. The programme is not being repeated tonight due to the Alan Greenspan feature but you can listen again (scroll to 22:00 to hear Emily's interview).
 
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[16.10.13]
Emily's new gig dates for Jan-May 2014 are now up on the website. If you want her to keep you posted as more dates are confirmed, please join her mailing list.
 
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[08.10.13]
Emily will be appearing on Radio 4's Midweek with Libby Purves on Wednesday 23rd October.
 
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[03.10.13]
Just confirmed... Emily will be doing two gigs in Australia
during her visit there in December. For dates and details, check out her gigs page.
 
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[01.10.13]
Emily's gig at The Stables in Milton Keynes on Saturday 30th November has sold out. If you missed out on tickets, you can see her perform at No.1 Shakespeare Street in Stratford-upon-Avon on Thursday 14th November. Book online here.
 
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[01.10.13]
Emily spent the day singing her songs for staff and patients at the Royal United Hospital in Bath. She performed in the atrium of the hospital before going onto the wards to sing for elderly patients. Read the Bath Chronicle story here.
 
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[29.09.13]
A video has been posted on Youtube of Emily's song 'Woke Up' to mark the publication of the IPCC report into climate change. The song (from Emily's third album 'Believer') was originally used by Greenpeace as part of their Copenhagen campaign back in 2009. You can download 'Woke Up' from iTunes here.
 
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[21.09.13]
Read the review of Emily's new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' in the latest issue of R2 Magazine. The magazine also features an interview with Emily.
 
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[07.09.13]
Photos are now up from Emily's recent gigs at Purbeck Folk Festival and The Junction in Cambridge. Click here to see them.
 
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[06.09.13]
Click here to listen again to Emily's interview with Phil White on BBC Humberside (scroll to 2:17).
 
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[05.09.13]
Emily is performing a special charity gig for the Kyangala Trust at High Barn in Essex tonight. Tomorrow night she is playing the Fisher Theatre in Suffolk and on Saturday night the Cambridge Junction. Click here for details on booking tickets.

 
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[04.09.13]
Emily was interviewed by Sue Dougan on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire. You can listen again here (scroll to 13:00). You can also hear Emily live in session on BBC Essex at 3pm today and BBC Suffolk at 1pm tomorrow and listen again to an interview on Radio Teesdale.

 
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[27.08.13]
You can hear an in-depth interview with Emily on BBC Radio Humberside. Listen again here for the next 6 days (scroll to 1:25). Emily is performing at Fruit in Hull on Saturday 14th September.
 
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[20.08.13]
Emily will be performing at Purbeck Folk Festival in Dorset on Sunday afternoon (25 Aug) with an 8-piece band including a string quartet. Click here for more info and tickets.
 
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[08.08.13]
You can read '60 Seconds With...' Emily, a Q&A about her favourite guitar, fantasy band and worst playing nightmare.
 
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[07.08.13]
Emily is interviewed in the current issue of Bath Life Magazine talking about her life in Bath, stagefright and being a cheesemaker. You can read the Q&A here.
 
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[05.08.13]
Hear Emily performing live in session for Sue Marchant on BBC 4 Counties Radio last night. You can listen again over the next 6 days (scroll to 13:45).
 
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[30.07.13]
Emily was interviewed by Sue Marchant on BBC 4 Counties Radio on Sunday night. You can listen again over the next 5 days (scroll to 0:08).

Click here to read what the fans have been saying about Emily's new album 'Bird Inside A Cage'.
 
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[18.07.13]
Photos are now up from Emily's album launch at Hoxton Hall last Friday. Click here to see them.

You can read a review of the gig here.
 
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[17.07.13]
Renowned US psychotherapist/guided imagery guru Belleruth Naparstek has written about Emily's song 'Start Over Again' in her Health Journeys blog.

Listen and watch the video for 'Start Over Again'.
 
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[15.07.13]

*ALBUM RELEASE DAY*

Emily's brand new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' is out today, available to order from Amazon.co.uk, Amazon.com, direct from Shaktu Records or to download from iTunes.

 
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[14.07.13]
Emily sang live and was interviewed by Clare Balding on her show 'Good Morning Sunday' on Radio 2. Emily performed a live acoustic version of her song 'North and South', from her new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' which is released tomorrow. You can listen again to the interview over the next 7 days here (scroll to 1:14).
 
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[13.07.13]
Emily's song 'Bird Inside A Cage' was featured by Melanie Reid in her 'Spinal Column' in the Saturday Times Magazine. Emily wrote the song after reading an article by Melanie about her first year in a wheelchair following the horseriding accident that left her paralysed. Melanie described the song as her 'Candle In The Wind' moment. You can read some of the article here.
 
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[12.07.13]
Emily received a standing ovation at her packed album launch at Hoxton Hall in London on Friday night. Performing with a 7-piece band including a string quartet, Emily said the album had been a 'long time coming' and that she was so happy to be there.

Photos from the gig will be up soon.
 
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[11.07.13]
Emily's album launch takes place at Hoxton Hall in London tomorrow night. The gig is sold out. Emily will be interviewed by Clare Balding and perform live on 'Good Morning Sunday' on Radio 2 on Sunday morning. Her new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' is released the following day.
 
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[08.07.13]
Emily performed a sell-out show at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath on Friday night with her 7-piece band.

You can see photos from the gig here.
 
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[03.07.13]
Emily was interviewed by Pat Marsh on BBC Radio Kent ahead of her gig in Orpington on Saturday 6th July. You can listen again over the next 7 days (scroll to 0:47 to hear the interview and Emily's song 'Beautiful').
 
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[01.07.13]
Emily's album launch at Hoxton Hall in London on Friday 12th July is now sold out. The preview show at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath on Friday 5th July is also sold out.

If you missed out on tickets for Hoxton Hall you can still see Emily performing in London as a trio at Twickfolk in Twickenham on Sunday 7th July. You can book tickets online here.
 
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[20.06.13]
You can hear Emily being interviewed on BBC Radio Bristol. Click here to listen again over the next 7 days (scroll to 0:36).
 
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[19.06.13]
You can now pre-order Emily's brand new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' direct from Shaktu Records. The album will be out on 15.07.13. Orders will be despatched within 48 hours of the release date. The album will be available to order from Amazon and download from iTunes from the release date. Click here to hear clips from the album and pre-order your copy.
 
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[13.06.13]
Check out this new video on Emily's official Youtube channel...

The song 'Beautiful' is the first single from her forthcoming album 'Bird Inside A Cage'. The album will be released on 15th July. Read Emily's blog about 'Beautiful'.
 
     
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[06.06.13]
The album launch for Emily's new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' will take place at Hoxton Hall in London on Friday 12th July. The gig will feature Emily performing with a 7-piece band including a string quartet. Tickets are on sale now.

Book tickets now
 
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[04.06.13]
Tickets are on sale for Emily's gig at Chapel Arts Centre in Bath on Friday 5th July, which is a preview to the London press launch of her new album 'Bird Inside A Cage'. The gig will feature a 7-piece band including a string quartet playing songs from the new album. Book tickets online here.
 
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[15.05.13]
Emily will be playing Stage 2 at The Stables in Wavendon, Milton Keynes on Saturday 30 November. Gig dates have also been confirmed in York, Birmingham, Stratford-upon-Avon, Bromsgrove, Durham, Newcastle, Hull and Cambridge. See the gigs page for details. Join Emily's mailing list and we'll keep you posted.
 
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[01.05.13]
Thanks to everyone who supported Emily’s fan-funding campaign for her new album ‘Bird Inside A Cage’ which has now finished. Thanks to your generosity, the album will now be released on Monday 15th July. All pledges will be fulfilled within 14 days of that date.

Details of the album launch gig in London will be announced very soon. If you’re on Emily's mailing list we'll keep you posted.
 
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[27.04.13]
Emily's fan-funding campaign for her new album 'Bird Inside A Cage' ends at midnight on 30th April. Thanks to all the people who have responded so far for their incredible generosity and show of support.

If you would like to be involved in helping Emily release her new record, check out the sponsorship options and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
 
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[07.03.13]
Emily has launched a fan-funding campaign for her forthcoming album 'Bird Inside A Cage'.

Please watch this short video to find out more.
 
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[16.02.13]
A video has been posted on Youtube for a hauntingly beautiful cover version of the Sandy Denny classic 'Who Knows Where The Time Goes', recorded by Emily amd produced by 'bed'.

You can watch the video here. If you like it, please share it with your friends.
 
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[04.02.13]
The title track of Emily's second album 'Keep Walking' has been chosen as the anthem song for the Defeat Depression campaign in Canada.

Click here to watch a short video of Emily talking about why she wrote 'Keep Walking' and what it means to her to have it used in this campaign.
 
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[22.01.13]
Emily's song 'Wanted' from her second album 'Keep Walking' has been used in the soundtrack for a short film 'Wanted (Kedar's Story)'.

You can watch it here.
 
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[13.11.12]
Production on Emily's 4th studio album is in progress. If you would like to know the release date, join her mailing list and we'll keep you posted.
 
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[17.07.12]
Photos are up from Emily's recent gig at Bournemouth Folk Club. Click here to see them.
 
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[02.07.12]
Emily's song 'One Good Thing' (from her album 'Keep Walking') is featured in the film Storage 24, which is now showing in UK cinemas nationwide.
 
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[12.05.12]
Emily's book 'Start Over Again' is now back in stock at Amazon. Thanks very much to the fan who let us know the listing had disappeared and apologies to everyone who tried to buy it from Amazon and could only find second-hand copies for £25!

The book is also still available to purchase direct from Shaktu Records, with the option of buying the CD single and book together as a package. Click here for details.
 
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[07.05.12]
You can now book tickets online for Emily's very special gig at Bournemouth Folk Club on Thursday 31st May. The line-up includes a string quartet and drummer Daisy Palmer (Goldfrapp).

Just confirmed: Emily will be performing a very intimate fundraising gig at Kagyu Ling Buddhist Centre in Manchester on Saturday 26th May. Click here for details on how to book tickets.
 
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[09.02.12]
Emily is currently taking time out from touring to record her 4th studio album but she will be performing a special one-off gig with a string quartet at Bournemouth Folk Club on Thursday 31st May 2012.
 
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[17.10.11]
Emily has finished her 7-month UK tour with Dennis Locorriere and is now working on songs for her 4th studio album. If you want her to keep you posted on progress, join her mailing list and she will email you a news update from time to time. You can also read her latest blog here.
 
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[29.09.11]
Following her gig at Harpurhey Daycare Centre earlier this year, Emily was invited to perform at the AGM for Manchester Mental Health & Social Care Trust. She sang songs, read extracts from her book 'Start Over Again' and talked about her own experiences of dealing with bipolar disorder to staff, carers and service users of the NHS Trust. Read about it here.
 
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[14.09.11]
After a summer break, Emily is back on the road again with Dennis Locorriere, former lead singer of Dr Hook.

For the autumn tour dates and details, click here.
 
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[03.09.11]
Emily is performing a special concert tonight in the beautiful and intimate surroundings of Hazelwood House in Devon. This will be her last solo show before she starts touring again with Dennis Locorriere this month. To reserve your place for tonight's performance, please contact Hazelwood House direct on 01548 821 232.
 
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[24.08.11]
Before she starts touring again with Dennis Locorriere next month, Emily is doing 3 shows of her own. Her gig tomorrow night at the infamous and intimate Square & Compass Inn in Dorset is free entry but get there early if you want a seat. On Sunday she's playing Purbeck Folk Festival (onstage 7pm) and the following weekend a special concert at Hazelwood House in Devon. For venue details and ticket info click here.
 
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[02.08.11]
Photos from Emily's concert at Emmanuel Church in Billericay, Essex last month are up now.

Click here to see them.
 
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[12.07.11]
After 5 months of gigs, Emily has now finished touring for the summer. She will be back on the road again with Dennis Locorriere in September (new dates are up on her gigs page). In the meantime, she'll be doing a few very intimate gigs... click here to read her latest blog and find out more.
 
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[19.06.11]
"It feels like we’ve been on the road for months. Probably because we have. But now here I am at home for a whole glorious 24 hours…"

Read Emily's latest blog.
 
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[13.06.11]
Emily is still on tour with Dennis Locorriere but she is doing her own show at Camberley Theatre in Surrey tomorrow night.

Book your tickets online or call the Box Office on 01276 707600.
 
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[08.06.11]
Emily sang songs and read extracts from her book 'Start Over Again' for staff, carers and service users at Harpurhey Day Centre in Manchester. You can read about it here. The day before she performed at a Time To Change networking event in London.
 
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[15.05.11]
You can now see live gig photos from Emily's recent performances at The Riverfront Theatre in Newport, and The Greystones in Sheffield.

Tickets for Emily's headline show at Camberley Theatre in Surrey on Tuesday 14th June are on sale now (£12 adv). Call the Box Office on 01276 707600 or book your tickets online.
 
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[05.05.11]
Emily is currently on tour with Dennis Locorriere but she is doing her own show at The Greystones in Sheffield this Sunday (8th May).

Tickets £8 adv (£10 door). Book tickets online (also available at www.seetickets.com and www.skiddle.com).
 
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[04.05.11]
You can hear an in-depth interview with Emily on Radio Teesdale talking about her music, life in the Australian bush and being on the road with the man from Dr Hook. Click the logo opposite to hear the interview.
 
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[01.05.11]
Emily was interviewed this morning on BBC Radio Guernsey. You can listen again here (scroll to 8:50 - available for the next 7 days).
 
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[24.04.11]
Emily was interviewed about her songwriting and bipolar disorder on BBC Radio Devon, BBC Radio 3 Counties, BBC Radio Sheffield, BBC Radio Jersey and BBC Radio Humberside.
 
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[17.04.11]
Hear Emily's song 'Keep Walking' and a message to her from AWP Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust on Aled Jones's show 'Good Morning Sunday' on Radio 2.

Listen again here over the next 7 days (scroll to 0:46).
 
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[17.04.11]
New autumn dates have been added to Emily's UK tour with Dennis Locorriere. See her gig listing for details.

If you want Emily to let you know about her upcoming gigs, record releases and other info, join her mailing list and she'll keep you posted.
 
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[14.04.11]
Emily performed songs and read extracts from her book 'Start Over Again' for staff, carers and patients at two psychiatric hospitals in Bristol, at the invitation of Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust. See photos.

Emily was also interviewed on BBC Radio Bristol today in response to the news story about Catherine Zeta Jones. You can listen again over the next week (scroll to 1:06).
 
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[01.04.11]
Emily is currently on tour with Dennis Locorriere from Dr Hook, performing at venues around the UK for the next 4 months. Dates and details are all on her gigs page.

If you want to keep in touch with Emily on the road, you can find her on Facebook or follow her on Twitter.
 
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[17.03.11]
An interview with Emily about her book 'Start Over Again' is the cover story for NHS magazine 'Ourvoice', out today. Emily talks about her experience of being cared for by the AWP Crisis Team during her last bipolar episode at the start of 2010.

You can read it here.
 
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[01.03.11]
Emily's book 'Start Over Again' is now available in all e-book formats. Click the link opposite to choose from Kindle, iPad, Nook and Sony Reader and download your copy today.

A special Facebook page for the book is now up - here's the link.
 
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[09.02.11]
"I hadn't slept for 5 days and had ended up in a church in Willesden Green being chased around by policemen, ambulance men and the caretaker who had inadvertently let me in..."

Read extracts from Emily's remarkable true story 'Start Over Again' and reviews of the book including the International Bipolar Foundation plus feedback from a key NHS mental health trust.
 
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[01.02.11]
You can now hear the title track of Emily's current album 'Believer' on her Facebook BandPage.
 
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[30.01.11]
Aled Jones played Emily's song 'Lighthouse Man' on Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday', the final show for producer Hilary Robinson. Hilary discovered Emily back in 2007 and profiled her on GMS which led to Emily's tour with Don McLean, 3 songs playlisted on Radio 2 and much more besides... read Emily's biog to find out more. Check out Aled's show here (scroll to 1:04 if you just want to hear Emily).
 
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[24.01.11]
"What cannot help but strike you is the incredible honesty with which Emily bares her soul... she gives added meaning to so many of her songs, once the listener understands the place from which they were written..."

Check out this review of Emily's book 'Start Over Again' posted on the International Bipolar Foundation website.
 
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[09.01.11]
Emily was interviewed by Mike Shaft on BBC Radio Manchester talking about her book 'Start Over Again', her music and Buddhist faith. You can listen again here (scroll to 2:05 - available over the next 7 days).
 
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[07.01.11]
Check out this interview with Emily on Kyeo TV, filmed just before her gig at The Cluny in Newcastle last November. Click the link opposite to see the clip.
 
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[15.12.10]
The Kindle version of Emily's book 'Start Over Again' is now available.

Click the link opposite to download your copy of the e-book from either Amazon.co.uk or Amazon.com.
 
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[13.12.10]
The title track of Emily's second album 'Keep Walking' was used in Radio 4's programme 'On Walking'. The song was on the Radio 2 playlist back in 2008.
 
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[30.11.10]
You can now follow Emily on Twitter... @emilymaguirehq

Check out the Youtube video of Emily performing the original version of her Radio 2 single 'I'd Rather Be' at Great Northern Wine in Ripon (28/11/10).
 
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[29.11.10]
Just confirmed... Emily will be supporting Dennis Locorriere (from the legendary Dr Hook) on his 5-month UK tour starting in February 2011.

Check Emily's gigs page for all the gig dates and details.
 
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[21.11.10]
Aled Jones played Emily's version of Bob Dylan's 'Blowin' in the Wind' on Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday'.

Click here to listen again (playback available over the next 7 days only - scroll to 0:45 to hear the song).
 
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[12.11.10]
New gig photos are up from Emily's performance in Petersfield last night.

Click here to see them.
 
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[28.10.10]
You can now get a copy of Emily's book 'Start Over Again' together with the CD single of her song 'Start Over Again' (on which the book is based).

The CD/book package is available direct from Shaktu Records. Click here for details.
 
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[17.10.10]
Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday' got a huge response from listeners to last week's launch of Emily's book 'Start Over Again'.

Listen
to Aled Jones read out a couple of the emails he received and play Emily's song 'Autumn Leaves' (playback available over the next 7 days only - scroll to 0:48). To find out more about Emily's book, click here,
 
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[10.10.10]
Emily's book 'Start Over Again' is released today, available to order from all good bookshops, Amazon or direct from Shaktu Records.

Click here to find out more and watch a short video of Emily talking about her book. You can also hear Emily talking about it on Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday' today.
 
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[03.10.10]
Following her gig at St Werburgh's Church in Manchester, Emily was interviewed on BBC Radio Manchester on Mike Shaft's Sunday breakfast show. He played her new single 'Start Over Again' and asked her about her Buddhist faith.
 
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[26.09.10]
Aled Jones talked about Emily's new single and book 'Start Over Again' on Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday'.
 
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[20.09.10]
New live photos are up from Emily's performances at Purbeck Folk Festival and a private function in Bath.

Click here to see them.
 
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[08.09.10]
Just confirmed... Emily will be doing a very special acoustic concert in the beautiful St Werburgh's Church in Manchester on Saturday 2nd October.

Click here for details.
 
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[09.08.10]
Check out the new video of Emily performing a solo unplugged version of her song 'Free' from her third album 'Believer'.

Click the image opposite to watch it on her Youtube channel. You can also read the song lyrics and hear a clip of the album version here.

 
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[03.08.10]
Read a press review of one of Emily's recent gigs on her Facebook fanpage.

 
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[01.08.10]
Emily's single 'Anything You Do' was played on BBC Radio 2's 'Good Morning Sunday'.
 
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[26.07.10]
More gig photos are up from Emily's recent performances at the Headgate Theatre in Colchester and a benefit gig in Essex.

Click here to see them.
 
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[17.07.10]
New gig photos are up from Emily's recent concert at Sturminster Newton, performing with her bass player Christian Dunham and cellist Beth Porter.

Click here to see them.
 
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[16.06.10]
Emily was interviewed by JoAnn Good on The Late Show on BBC Radio London, doing an impromptu backing vocal for the Jive Aces live on air.
 
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[11.06.10]
Just confirmed... Emily will be performing at Cornbury Festival in the Caffè Nero tent on Sunday 4th July at 5.30pm. The festival takes place near Charlbury in Oxfordshire.
 
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[17.05.10]
Emily's new single 'Anything You Do' is out today. You can download it at iTunes plus 2 special bonus tracks - Emily's cover of Bob Dylan's 'Blowin' In The Wind' (as heard on Radio 2), and her ballad 'A Song for Stephanie Rose'.

Click here to find out more...

 
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[12.05.10]
Emily is headlining the Royal Geographical Society's music programme as part of Exhibition Road Music Day on Sunday 20th June. This is a free music festival with events at many cultural institutions on London's Exhibition Road. Emily will be onstage at 5.20pm in the Ondaatje Hall. Click here for more details.
 
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[02.05.10]
Listeners of 'Good Morning Sunday' on Radio 2 will have heard Emily's new single 'Anything You Do' this morning. You can listen again over the next 7 days (scroll to 1:20 to hear the song).
 
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[04.04.10]
Emily's forthcoming single 'Anything You Do' was given its first airplay on Radio 2 on Easter Sunday. Click here to listen again over the next 7 days (scroll to 2:07 to hear the song).
 
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[26.02.10]
An interview with Emily was featured in The Daily Mirror's entertainment guide 'The Ticket'.

Click here to read The Mirror's review of Emily's new album 'Believer'.
 
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[16.02.10]
"Full of vibrancy and blossoming with an abundance of talent and passion, music for the soul... this masterpiece of an album".

Maverick Magazine give 'Believer' 5 out of 5 stars. Read the full review and others from Rock'n'Reel, Uncut, Guitarist Magazine, The Mirror, and many more....
 
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[12.02.10]
Check out the new video for Emily's song 'Wanting Time', from her new album 'Believer'.

You can watch it here on the website or on Emily's own Youtube channel.
 
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[31.01.10]
Emily was interviewed by Aled Jones on Radio 2 for his show 'Good Morning Sunday', talking about the story behind her new single 'I'd Rather Be', her songwriting and her Buddhist faith. Aled was the first to play Emily's music on Radio 2 and has been a huge supporter of her ever since. This interview included Emily performing her song 'Start Over Again' live with bass player Christian Dunham.

Over the next 7 days you can listen back here (the interview starts at 1:18).
 
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[29.01.10]
Emily's tour of Caffè Neros was featured in The Independent newspaper, commenting that she is following in the footsteps of Bob Dylan, Joan Baez and Joni Mitchell who all played in the coffee shops of Greenwich Village, New York.

Read the full article here.


 
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[28.01.10]
Emily played to a packed Caffè Nero coffee shop in Bath. You can see live photos of this gig here. Next week she'll be in Manchester playing an acoustic set in the Caffè Nero on Oxford Road (Thurs 4 Feb, 7pm).

Chris Evans, Steve Wright and Radcliffe & Maconie all played her single 'I'd Rather Be' on Radio 2 today.
 
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[25.01.10]
After 3 weeks on rotation at Radio 2, Emily's new single 'I'd Rather Be' is out today.

"A top tune" says Chris Evans... Check out which other DJs have been playing it on Radio 2.

Click here to listen to a clip or download it now from iTunes.

 
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[15.01.10]
Emily performed live on BBC Radio Cambs (opposite with DJ Sue Marchant), before the first night of her Caffè Nero tour.

Fans who came to the Cambridge Caffè Nero gig were treated to an acoustic version of her new single 'I'd Rather Be' which is now being championed on Radio 2 by Chris Evans and Steve Wright.

Next week, Emily plays Caffè Nero in Oxford, followed by shows in Bath, Gloucester, Birmingham, Brighton, and Manchester. Don't miss it! Dates and details here.
 
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[10.01.10]
As the current 'Artist of the Month' for the Caffè Nero chain, Emily is performing live in selected coffee shops across the UK over the next 6 weeks, showcasing songs from her new album 'Believer'.

The tour includes gigs in Oxford, Cambridge, Brighton, Bath, Gloucester, Birmingham and Manchester. Click here for details.

All Emily's Caffè Nero gigs are FREE and start at 7pm. Find out who's going on her Facebook site.
 
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[04.01.10]
Emily's new single 'I'd Rather Be' has been playlisted on BBC Radio 2 and will be on rotation from today.

It will be out on Monday 25th January.

Click here to hear a clip.
 
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[28.11.09]
“Delivers reflective meditations and lust for life romps with equal aplomb… a class act” (The Mirror)

“More worthy of attention than many in the crowded female singer-songwriter field” (Uncut Magazine)

Read the first press reviews of 'Believer'. We'll put up more as we get them (including a fantastic review in the January issue of Rock'n'Reel magazine... watch this space!).
 
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[27.11.09]
Emily has been back on the road doing shows in Liverpool, Newcastle, Sheffield, Birmingham, Poole and Petersfield. Thanks to all the fans who braved the cold and rain to come and see her. If you missed her, join the mailing list and Emily will email you to let you know when and where she's playing. More gigs will be confirmed very soon...

New live photos are up... check out Emily's gig at the infamous Square & Compass Inn back in September and her recent show at The Boardwalk in Sheffield.
 
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[26.11.09]
Emily has been chosen as 'Artist of the Month' for Jan-Feb 2010 by the Caffè Nero chain in the UK. You can hear 3 tracks from her new album 'Believer' being played every day at 3.30pm in 400 coffee shops nationwide.

You'll also have the chance to see Emily play live in some selected Caffè Nero coffee shops around the UK during January and February. To find out where and when, join her mailing list and we'll keep you posted.
 
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[21.11.09]
Emily's song 'Woke Up', from her new album 'Believer', has been chosen by Greenpeace to support their climate change campaign. She was asked to film a video featuring the song for Greenpeace's 'Love Letters To The Future'. Fans can watch and vote for her video here.

 
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[16.11.09]
Shaktu Records is proud to announce the release of Emily's third studio album 'Believer' today.

The CD is available in HMV in the UK/Ireland or online at Amazon, Play.com, HMV or Townsend Records. You can also download any of the tracks you want from iTunes. Click here to hear clips of all the songs on 'Believer' and order your copy now.
 
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[08.11.09]
Just one week to go before the release of Emily's stunning new album 'Believer'.

Order it now from Townsend Records and get a special pre-release deal - a free download of the opening track today plus a signed copy of the album on release. We've also done a special deal for Emily's fans in Australia - click here for details.

The album is also available from Amazon, Play.com and HMV.
 
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[08.11.09]
Emily's cover of Bob Dylan's classic 'Blowin' In The Wind' was broadcast on Radio 2 last night as part of a documentary for Remembrance Sunday about the survivors of captivity called 'Behind Enemy Lines'. Listen again here (for 6 days). The song was also played on Aled Jones' Radio 2 show this morning.
 
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[29.10.09]
Emily now has her own video channel on YouTube. Click the link opposite to see it.
 
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[29.10.09]
Watch an interview with Emily before the release of her new album 'Believer', talking about her music and life in a shack in the Australian bush.

Click here to watch it.
 
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[26.10.09]
Emily's brand new single 'Lighthouse Man' is out today. The song was playlisted on Radio 2.

 
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[15.10.09]
Join Emily's fanpage on Facebook and keep up with all her latest news, photos, videos, tour dates and more.
 
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[07.10.09]
You can now pre-order your copy of Emily's third album 'Believer' through Amazon, Play, and HMV.

Townsend Records are offering an exclusive pre-release deal of a free download of the opening track if you order before 16.11.09 plus a signed copy of the album on release. A special deal is also available to Australian fans.

Click here to find out more and preorder your copy of 'Believer' now.

 
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[06.10.09]
You can watch the video for Emily's brand new single 'Lighthouse Man', filmed in the west country and the Isle of Purbeck in the UK.

Check it out here.
 
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[28.09.09]
'Lighthouse Man', the first single from Emily's new album 'Believer', has been playlisted on Radio 2.

You can hear a clip of 'Lighthouse Man' here.
 
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[25.09.09]
Emily's brand new third album 'Believer' will be released on 16th November 2009.

You can hear clips from all the new songs here.
 
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[01.08.09]
We've finally got round to putting up photos from a very intimate acoustic gig Emily played last month at the Prom Bar in Bristol.

Click here to see them.

 
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[10.07.09]
We've put up some new songs on Emily's MySpace page. You can read what she says about writing these songs in her latest blog and listen to them by clicking the link opposite.
 
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[28.06.09]
Emily’s cover of Bob Dylan’s ‘Blowin’ In The Wind’ was broadcast on Radio 2 on 'Good Morning Sunday' this morning. She recorded the song for an audio-visual installation 'Electric Storm' on London's South Bank back in 2004. You can listen again over the next 7 days (scroll the bar to 00.45mins).
 
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[10.06.09]
Emily played the first warm-up gigs in Bristol and Gloucester last week. Read all about it in her blog. Gig photos will be up soon.
 
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[28.04.09]
Emily is playing some intimate acoustic gigs in the UK in June to showcase new material from her forthcoming album.

Check the gigs page for details.
 
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[26.03.09]
You can get a sneak preview of Emily's new album on Radio 2 this weekend. Aled Jones will be playing her acoustic ballad 'Start Over Again' on his 'Good Morning Sunday' show. If you want us to let you know when the album's released, join Emily's mailing list and we'll keep you posted.
 
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[17.01.09]
Following sessions with drummer Geoff Dugmore, guitarist Luke Potash, bass player Christian Dunham and violinist Jae Yoo, recording is now finished and Emily is back in London mixing her new album in the studio with producer Philip Tennant.

Click here to watch video footage on YouTube of Emily and her band in the studio.

 
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[21.12.08]
Taking a break from the studio for Christmas, Emily is now halfway through recording her third album. If you want her to let you know when it's out, join her mailing list. Read her blog about it here.
 
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[22.11.08]
Emily is about to start recording her third album following a great tour with Roddy Frame from Aztec Camera playing sold-out shows across the country. Click here to check out photos from Emily's gig at the opening night of Komedia in Bath. If you want us to let you know about the release date and launch of her new album, join Emily's mailing list.

 
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[01.11.08]
Having just finished a UK tour with Glenn Tilbrook from Squeeze, Emily is back on the road next week with shows in Newcastle, Glasgow, London, Milton Keynes, Bath and Brighton, opening for Aztec Camera's renowned singer-songwriter Roddy Frame. Tickets are selling out fast so book early to avoid disappointment. See the gigs page for more details.
 
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[16.10.08]
Emily played a stunning headline show at Bush Hall in London with a string trio from the Royal Academy plus Damon Wilson from The Waterboys on drums and Christian Dunham on bass. See photos and read Emily's blog about it.
 
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[04.08.08]
Just confirmed... Emily will headline at the beautiful, intimate Bush Hall in London on Thursday 16th October. Playing with a full band including string players and rhythm section, Emily will perform songs from both her albums 'Keep Walking' and 'Stranger Place' together with new songs from her forthcoming album. Tickets are limited so book early - click here for details.

 
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[06.07.08]
Emily was a guest on BBC Radio 4's 'Loose Ends', performing an acoustic vesion of 'Keep Walking' live in the studio.
 
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[28.06.08]
Emily played the Acoustic Stage at Glastonbury with drummer Geoff Dugmore and bass player Christian Dunham. See photos here.
 
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[05.06.08]
Emily has been chosen as the Featured Artist for the United Nations World Environment Day, for her low-carbon lifestyle living in a recycled shack in the Australian bush. Read all about it here.
 
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[14.05.08]
The single mix of the title track of Emily's album 'Keep Walking' is now on the Radio 2 playlist.

The single will be released on 16/06/08.

 
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[29.04.08]
Confirmed... Emily will be performing on the Acoustic Stage at Glastonbury Festival on Saturday 28th June.
 
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[04.04.08]
'Keep Walking' is given a 4-star album review in the Daily Express.
 
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[26.03.08]
Dates for Emily's UK tour with American singer-songwriter Eric Bibb are now confirmed. Check out gigs for details. A remix single of 'Keep Walking' will be out very soon... in the meantime you can check out this alternative version of the song that Emily recorded during a recent studio session. Click here to hear it.
 
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[16.03.08]
Emily was profiled in the 'Life & Arts' section of this weekend's Financial Times (UK).
 
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[05.03.08]
A string quartet from the Royal Academy joined Emily, guitarist Phil Hudson and bass player Christian Dunham for an exclusive London show at the Buddhist Temple at Oxford Circus. See Emily's blog.
 
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[28.02.08]
The title track of Emily's album 'Keep Walking' has been included on an album of 'spiritually uplifting music' chosen by Aled Jones, presenter of Radio 2 show 'Good Morning Sunday'. The double-CD also includes tracks by Eva Cassidy, Sarah McLachlan, Aretha Franklin, Jeff Buckley, Bill Withers and Eric Bibb to name but a few. 'Good Morning Sunday' is released on 10/3/08. Aled Jones has been a big supporter of Emily's music since last year when he profiled her on GMS after receiving a CD from one of her fans.

 
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[24.02.08]
Emily was interviewed live on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire, BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Southern Counties Radio, BBC Radio Cornwall, BBC Radio Leeds, BBC Radio Shropshire, BBC Radio Northamptonshire, BBC Radio Cumbria, BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire, and BBC Radio Nottinghamshire - talking about her songs, life in the shack and her Buddhist practice.
 
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[21.02.08]
Just confirmed... Emily will play the Royal Festival Hall in May supporting Irish singer-songwriter Paul Brady. Check out the gigs page for details.

 
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[20.02.08]
Emily is featured in this month's Rock'n'Reel magazine. Read her interview online here.
 
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[17.02.08]
Emily was interviewed and performed live for Southern Counties Radio.
 
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[15.02.08]
Matthew Wright played Emily's single 'All That you Wanted' on his Radio 2 show The Weekender.
 
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[15.02.08]
Emily was featured in the weekend edition of the Cambridge Evening News. Read her interview online here.
 
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[08.02.08]
Emily was interviewed and performed live for BBC Radio Devon, BBC Radio Suffolk, BBC Radio Solent, BBC Radio Kent, BBC Radio Bristol, and BBC Radio West Midlands.
 
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[07.02.08]
Just confirmed... Emily will be supporting American singer-songwriter Eric Bibb at Cadogan Hall in June. MORE TOUR DATES TO BE CONFIRMED: if you want us to keep you posted, join Emily's mailing list.

 
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[20.01.08]
Emily was interviewed live on Radio 2 by Aled Jones on 'Good Morning Sunday', talking about Buddhism, burglaries and Martin Luther King.
 
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[12.01.08]
'Keep Walking' is given a 4 star review in the Financial Times. Read it here.
 
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[10.01.08]
Emily was named as one of "10 Bands to watch for in 2008" in TNT Magazine.
 
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