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Emily Rose

Emily Rose’s new album ‘Wake Up Brave’ is a collection of intimate, confessional story songs that are peculiar but relatable. It has recently been awarded 2019’s Outstanding Americana Recording at the Detroit Music Awards. This Detroit based singer/songwriter, poet, and storyteller tells unique tales with intricate guitar playing and heartfelt vocal resonance. 

Detroit Music Awards:

  • 2019 Outstanding Americana Recording: Wake Up Brave

  • 2018 Outstanding Americana Vocalist

  • 2017 Outstanding Americana Songwriter

  • 2014 Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Artist

  • 2013 Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Songwriter

  • 2010 Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Songwriter

  • 2009 Outstanding Acoustic/Folk Songwriter

Discography: 

  • Wake up brave - 2018

  • Porchlight Tragical, songs written under synthetic moonlight - 2011

  • Cocoon Stew, songs I wrote as a Caterpillar - 2009

  • EP Late Bloomer - 2007

  • EP Prone to Wilting - 2007

  • EP Emily Rose Sits on a Tack - 2006

  • Choke This Down – 2006

Books:

  • Cemetery Tea Party - 2014 published by Terminal Books

 Venues: 

  • Detroit Institute of Arts

  • The Ark

  • The Concert of Colors

  • Wheatland Folk Festival

  • Arts, Beats, and Eats

  • The Garden Theater

  • Earthworks Harvest Festival

  • Royal Oak Music Theater

  • Hamtramck Music Festival

  • 20 Front Street

Has played locally and toured nationally.

Notable Performances:
Shared the stage with: 

  • Amos Lee

  • Matthew Good

  • War and Treaty

  • Greta Van Fleet

  • The Sweet Water Warblers

  • Gaelynn Lea

  • In Transit w/Sean Blackman

Radio performances: 
WDET
WHFR FM 'Making Waves'

Placement/Licensing: 
Full-Length Feature Film - Welcome to Happiness - 2016
Video Game - Detroit: Become Human - 2018

Special projects: Acoustic Guitar Project - The Acoustic Guitar Project is a global music platform — and concert series — that inspires musicians to write an original song and record it live in one week.