Photo: Cristina Arrigoni
Photo: Cristina Arrigoni
Emily Victoria is a Singer/Songwriter, Guitarist /Bass player living in New York City, originally from Connecticut.
Emily has the vocal technique, range and ability to cross all genres. With a distinguished and unique tone, going from warm, smooth, sultry to a powerful, high belt mix. She brings elements of rock into her songs to create intoxicating pop/R&B songs. Her range covers over three octaves to make her a powerhouse singer in all genres. She also writes and composes all of her own songs. As well as, plays acoustic and electric lead guitar, bass and keyboard. Emily started producing and co-producing her own music and other projects during the pandemic.
Some of her greatest influences include Judy Garland, Ella Fitzgerald, The Beatles, Heart, Led Zeppelin, Joan Jett, Foreigner, Def Leppard, Aerosmith, Amy Winehouse and Prince.
Emily has performed with Michael Glabicki and Dirk Miller supporting the Allman Betts Band at Warner Theatre in CT. She has also opened for Willie Nile at Infinity Music Hall in CT and at Club Cafe in Pittsburgh, PA. She has played some great venues in NY, CT, PA, MA, and NJ. Some of her favorite venues in NYC include Birdland, The Bowery Electric, Arlene's Grocery, The VNYL, Lola's, Piano's, Niagara, 11TH Street Bar, The West End Lounge, The Bitter End, Sidewalk Cafe, Stage 72/Triad, Don't Tell Mama, Laurie Beechman Theatre, Broadway Comedy Club, NY International Auto Show at Javits Center. Her music has also been featured on 100.7 WHUD Hudson Valley Artist Spotlight, Voice of the City with J. Cherry on WESU 88.1FM and Nutmeg Chatter on 89.9 FM WAPJ.
Emily is also a member of the band UPROOTED, formed and led by Michael Glabicki from RUSTED ROOT! Some past UPROOTED shows included Co-headlining with the Spin Doctors at The Paramount Theater in Huntington, NY and The Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Black Bear Music Fest (CT), IHeart Radio's Lindsay VW Summer of Love Festival (VA), 8 Great Tuesdays (PA), Freedom Fest (OH), Allegheny County Music Festival (PA), Ellicottiville Summer Music Festival (NY), Armory Square Block Party (NY), North Woodstock Music Festival (WI), Dunesville Music Festival (MI), Rainbow Park (CO). They are currently working on an upcoming album.
You can see Emily performing with the Fresh Kids of Bel-Air every Friday night at (Le) Poisson Rouge in New York City! www.freshkidsofbelair.com
Emily is also working on her upcoming solo album in New York City.
Emily writes from the heart, speaking of her own experiences. Whether she is playing acoustically or with her band, originals and/or covers, Emily Victoria's soulful vocals and passionate lyrics make her music addictive and simply irresistible!