5 speakers 15 minutes each

Emmy the Great

sings from Second Love

Emmy the Great is a London-based singer-songwriter. She has released three studio albums, First Love, Virtue and Second Love. First Love which was released on Emmy’s own label Close Harbour Records, was one of The New York Times’ Best Albums of the Year 2009. Her most recent album, Second Love, was released in 2016 by Bella Union. Emma has collaborated with a number of other artists including Dev Hynes, Fatboy Slim, alternative rock band Ash and Kate Nash. Emma has written for The Guardian, Vice Media music channel Noisey and for music magazine The Stool Pigeon. Second Love has been called ‘a spare synth-hymn to lust and wanderlust’ as well as ‘an affecting portrait of a millennial lost soul’.