24-27 May 2019

Artist: Emily

Emily is a country/pop singer/songwriter from Stoke-on-Trent and student at Access to Music in Manchester.

Emily first started learning to play the guitar at the age of about 5 and started writing songs from age 12.

Emily’s song “Reflection of Me” was highly commended in 2017 in the national Song Academy Young Songwriter competition (age 13 – 18 category) and “Nice Eyes” repeated this in the 2018 competition.

Emily’s first collection of self-penned songs, called “Reflections of Me”, was released in December 2016 and in December 2018 a second EP called “My Imagination” was released and was awarded 5 stars by Maverick Music Magazine (Jan/Feb 2019 issue).

Also in 2018 Emily won the “Artiste of Year 2018 – Peoples Vote” in awards run by British Country Airplay in conjunction with Country Road Radio and in 2019 Emily was voted Local Music Act of the Year by 6 Towns Radio.

As regards live performances, Emily has opened for international and touring artists such as Emily Barker, Sara Beth Trio, Sad Cafe and Madison Violet and played at 110 Above Festival twice.

Links

Website – https://www.emilylockett.co.uk

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/EmilyLockettMusic/

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/emilylockettmusic/

Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/artist/5jTBTukmcJaAfea5tj1I8x?si=9GcmjIGVQS2BSfJwCO2lNw