AN EVENING FOR JACK

A Tribute to Jack Bruce | Shepherds Bush Empire, London | 25/10/2016

In October 2016 Emma was invited by musical directors Malcolm Bruce & Pete Brown to sing as part of the house band at "An Evening For Jack", a night of music held at Shepherds Bush Empire, London on 25th October 2016, to celebrate the life and music of Jack Bruce. Some of the other musicians performing were:

  • Ginger Baker
  • Dennis Chambers
  • Bernie Marsden
  • Terry Reid
  • Steve Hackett
  • Mick Taylor
  • David Sancious

The concert is being made into a DVD but in the meantime you can click here to find some amazing footage of the concert.

MARTYN JOSEPH

BACKING VOCAL : SINGLE : "Let's talk about it in the morning"

From the self-titled album Martyn Joseph & produced by Mick Glossop whose previous work included albums with The Waterboys & 29 Palms. The first single from Martyn Joseph, "Talk about it in the Morning" co-written with Tom Robinson was released in 1995 and reached the Top 50 charts in the UK and features Emma Wilson on backing vocals.

Martyn Joseph - Talk About it in the Morning

PIG IRON

www.pigiron.info

LEAD VOCAL : SINGLE : "Another Mule (Is Kicking In My Stall)" Emma Wilson & Pig Iron

Recorded at Toerag Studios, London in Analogue. January 2010. Producer Ed Turner/Pig Iron. Released 2010 on "Sounds Of Caligula" as limited edition Vinyl and on iTunes, this song is also featured on the Pig iron EP "Hitch".

BACKING VOCAL : ALBUM : "Sermons from the Church of Blues"

Emma is on tracks 'Come to Me', 'One Final Kiss' & 'Wildcat Birdhead released on "Off Yer Rocker" March 2015

BACKING VOCAL : ALBUM: "Blues + Power = Destiny" Emma is on track 'Lucky'

Released 2010 on Sounds of Caligula

GEOFF RAGGETT

Singer Songwriter

BACKING VOCAL : SINGLE "Soul Destroyer"

Independent Release 2012 Produced by Bastian Langebaek

Emma's Voice Features

TV Adverts / Shows

  • Lenny Henry Television Show (ITV) Backing Vocalist for Character "Theopolis.P.Wildebeest"!
  • Adverts for "Strepsils" and "Barclays Bank"
  • "Taking Over The Asylum" (BBC 2) All Vocals on incidental Tracks
  • New Soul Nation (Channel 4) Lead Vocal for the Theme Tune

Performed with:

Emma has shared the stage with greats, such as Don Weller,Bobby Tench, Jim Mullen, Henry Lowther, Pete Thomas, Gary Burr, Johnny Crocker, Alan Gresty, Alexander O'Neal, Tim Whitehead.

WILL JOHNS

www.WillJohns.com

British Blues Guitarist and Singer

BACKING VOCAL : ALBUM : "Something Old, Something New" released 2015 BACKING VOCAL : UK tours in 2015 & 2016

29 PALMS (IRS RECORDS)

29 Palms are Simon Wilson (Singer/Songwriter & Emma's brother) & Davy Simpson (Guitarist & Emma's cousin)!

BACKING VOCAL & PERCUSSION : ALBUM : "FATAL JOY" Released on IRS 1991

BACKING VOCAL : SINGLE : "MAGIC MAN" Backing Vocals

This track was featured on the Chevvy Chase Movie "Ski School" and recorded at the legendary Chapel Studios, Lincolnshire in Analogue & at Goldhawk Studios, London and Produced by the incredible Mick Glossop.

BACKING VOCAL : ALBUM : "NO EDEN" : Released on IRS 1992

Also recorded at Chapel Studios and produced by Mick Glossop, these were Emmas' first professional studio recordings!

MITCH HILLER

Singer Songwriter

BACKING VOCAL : ALBUM : "Heartland" Independent release 2010 BACKING VOCAL : SINGLE : "Heartland" Independent release 2010

Live Concerts featuring Emma

Guest Singer

  • Elliot Randall - Legendary guitarist of Steely Dans' "Reelin' in the Years" fame invited Emma to be his guest at a concert in Richmond, North Yorks, 2012
  • Ronnie Scotts "Ladies in Jazz Week" - Featured Artist, 2011
  • The Savoy Milan -Impromptu jam with bassist Darryl Jones during his tour with The Rolling Stones
  • The Ronnie Scotts Blues Experience @ Ronnie Scotts, Soho, January 2011
  • The Michele Drees Band - Ronnie Scotts, Soho, London- March 2010
  • The Bulls Head Jazz Band, London 50th Anniversary of the The Bulls Head, Barnes Venue 2010
  • Martyn Joseph Band Album Launch @ Londons' Jazz Cafe
  • The Fine Young Cannibals - UK Tour 2002 (Support Act)
  • Mary Black - The Mean Fiddler, London (Support Act)
  • Pete Brown Blues Band - UK Tour
  • Big In The North East - Top Northern Soul Band UK Gig
  • 1313 Mockingbird Lane - Percussionist Chris Fletchers, Supergroup.UK Tour
  • Snake Davis Band - TV Show for Yorkshire TV

Producers worked with:

To name a few...

  • Mick Glossop
  • Jo Dworniak
  • Jim Abbis
  • Dom Morley
  • Bastian Langebæk
  • Ed Turner