Erika M. Anderson

Erika M. Anderson performs and records music under her initials as EMA.  She grew up in the dive bars and rotten graveyards of South Dakota.  Now she lives in Portland, OR and tries to do yoga and eat local but sometimes that shit just don’t work out.  She is only occasionally blonde.

@EMAthorstar

Bio

There are 2 artists named EMA: 1) EMA is Erika Anderson is an American singer and songwriter from South Dakota. Originally the lead singer of the band Gowns, she released her debut album Little Sketches on Tape in 2010 on Night People. In 2011 EMA released her second album Past Life Martyred Saints, which has received many positive reviews. Using solo guitar, piano, voice and tape collage her music could not be blessed with more heartfelt beauty, it seems almost impossible the amount of intimate feeling in the sounds, taking on the piece of music as an instrument in and of itself to accompany Erika's amazing voice and lyrics. Website: http://cameouttanowhere.com 2) Emil Macha aka EMA makes electronic music since 2006. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.

Talks

Erika M. Anderson (EMA) Talks Britney Spears’s Britney Jean

By Erika M. Anderson | December 18, 2013

Erika M. Anderson (EMA) Talks Britney Spears’s Britney Jean

At the end of some dark-hole internet night years ago I ended up watching a video of Britney Spears going through a McDonald's drive through.

Erika M. Anderson (EMA) Talks John Fogerty’s Wrote a Song for Everyone

By Erika M. Anderson | May 28, 2013

Erika M. Anderson (EMA) Talks John Fogerty’s Wrote a Song for Everyone

I have a thought in my head that I wrap around myself like a warm blanket whenever I am completely overwhelmed. No matter how bad things get, if...

Erika M. Anderson (EMA) Talks Anika’s Anika EP

By Erika M. Anderson | April 18, 2013

Erika M. Anderson (EMA) Talks Anika’s Anika EP

When I first came across a profile of Anika a coupla years ago on The Stool Pigeon I remember letting out a silent little internet gasp...