Emma Langford (IRL), Chris Ingram (WALES) & Pete Kavanagh (IRL) play Leith Depot on the 25th of May
Emma Langford is a folk guitarist and singer-songwriter from Limerick in the West of Ireland. Her distinctive vocal style demonstrates a blend of Irish lilt with folk and jazz.
In 2017 Emma was voted «Best Solo Female Artist» by Ireland's Pure M Magazine.
In October 2017 she released her debut album and completed a hugely successful month-long tour of Germany and Switzerland with the Irish Folk Festival, which sold out venues and arenas throughout the country; she returns to the road in April & May 2018 on her solo tour, to share her soul-searching songs in intimate settings throughout Germany and the UK.
“A breath of fresh air… Very easy on the ear.” — Phil Coulter (2017)
«music that weaves a spell as you listen to it… [An] enduring piece of work.» — the Irish Times (2017)
«So personal the lyrics, so bewitching sounds her soft voice, expressing at the same time joy and sorrow...» — Algemeine Zeitung, German Press (2017)
«A songwriter of great depth and personal soul searching and a voice to match.» — RTÉ Lyric FM (2017)
«Emma Langford certainly knows how to weave magic and mystery through a tune… A beguiling, distinctive voice.” – Hot Press (2018)