Artist info

Genre

Indie, Pop


Sounds like

Fiona Apple, Laura Marling, Nick Drake


band members

Em George-Vocals and Guitar


Influences

Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, Stevie Nicks, Nick Drake


Bio

Em George is a singer-songwriter from Sydney and became interested in songwriting after discovering the sounds of Stevie Nicks, Lou Reed, The Beatles and Leonard Cohen.

Her first single, "Murderers On The Inside" was played on FBi radio, Triple J Unearthed and Home Brew Radio. The single was featured on blogs such as Mad Mackerel and Made Static. It was also optioned by HBO for use in film and television. This was followed by the track being remixed by L.A based producer Stephen Kozmeniuk (Madonna, Kayne West). It currently holds agency representation in Los Angeles and New York.

Em George's second single, "Truth", received airplay on radio across the country such as FBi, Inner FM (Melbourne) and reached gold rotation on digital station, Traxx. It was also featured on Mood Media. The track was featured on several blogs such as Mistree Magazine (U.K) and the United States, drawing comparisons to Regina Spektor and Beth Orton.

"Truth" was featured in the soundtrack of Unplanned America season two which premiered on SBS 2 and is available on Netflix Australia and USA.

Em was featured in The Music Network alongside artists such as C.W Stoneking, after her third single "Paper Hearts", spent two weeks in the AMRAP Metro and Regional charts reaching number three. It was featured on Triple J Unearthed, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Mood Media and was SYN Radio’s track of the week alongside Aerial Love by Daniel Johns (Silverchair). It was also released to radio in the United States, achieving airplay in New York, California and Texas.

In 2017, her song "Blues Lady" was a Semi Finalist in the International Songwriting Competition.

Her debut self-titled EP currently holds over 370,000 plays on Spotify and was featured on the Spotify Viral charts and reached the top 20 in the Netherlands and number 28 in the UK.

Her new EP Wolves will be released on July 17th.

Review

Review by Steph Hughes Steph Hughes

30 Jul 2020

Triple J
40

There's a lovely grandeur to this track! Big chorus emotion and style for miles. Thanks Em

There's a lovely grandeur to this track! Big chorus emotion and style for miles. Thanks Em

Review

Review by Claire Mooney Claire Mooney

27 Jul 2020

Triple J
40

Em, you glide so effortlessly. There's something a little old school about this. You've got me spinning around in your blossoming, warm textured and delightful escape.

Em, you glide so effortlessly. There's something a little old school about this. You've got me spinning around in your blossoming, warm textured and delightful escape.

Review

Review by Tommy Faith Tommy Faith

21 Jul 2020

Triple J
45

This is just gorgeous, from the vocal to the guitar tones. What a wonderful song.

This is just gorgeous, from the vocal to the guitar tones. What a wonderful song.