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.
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.
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’.
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’.
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).
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.
“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).
“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.
“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.