Featured On Episode
Band/Artist Name: Emily Henry
Recommended if you like: Patty Griffin, Aimee Mann, Joni Mitchell, Lisa Loeb, Jewel, Oh Land, Lisa Hannigan, Laura Veirs
Band Members: Emily (vocals, acoustic guitar)
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : Alexandria, VA
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: I'm related to 3 presidents: John Adams & John Quincy Adams, and James Buchanan, widely regarded as one of our worst presidents.
I once had the keys to a secret underground Russian nightclub in downtown DC, but I accidentally threw them out.
The first time I was ever pulled over in the city, I was eighteen and the cop was a Park Police Horse Mounted Unit officer. That's right, I got pulled over by a cop on a horse.
Anything else we should know, or you want to share: My mother, Melanie Hansen, is a singer as well, and she sings the harmony tracks on one of the songs on my debut EP, "Matchsticks".
Official Website URL: www.emilyhenrymusic.com
Facebook URL: facebook.com/emilyhenrymusic
Main Genre: Pop
Other Genres: folk pop, pop folk, indie pop, acoustic folk pop, acoustic, singer-songwriter