Emily Mae Winters
Emily Mae Winters' haunting folk songs are permeating the folk and songwriting scene. A poetic and literate songwriter, her music splits the difference between folk, country and transatlantic. Described as having 'a voice that will stop you in your tracks', this year she has released her debut album 'Siren Serenade', produced by BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner Ben Walker, to critical acclaim, receiving plays and support from BBC Radio 2. This is her debut performance at Bury Folk Festival.
“Superbly crafted and dramatic song writing.. Winters’ songs reflect a love of poetry, her lyrics giving a dark edge to songs that are beautifully performed. ” R2 Magazine
"Some singers grow on you over time and others stop you in your tracks. Emily Mae Winters falls in to the second category." Fatea Magazine