COMFORT IN THE CHAOS
Emma Charles is an up-and-coming folk/pop singer songwriter with modern influences who crafts stories about what it’s like growing up during this time. She is honestly relatable, listenable and memorable. With a knack for catchy melodies and sing-able choruses, her songs transcend genre through clear folk influences merged with a modern electronic soundscape. Charles is a gifted songwriter, storyteller and performer who is able to capture the sounds and nostalgia from the folk revival and present it in a modern and listenable way.
Emma is graduating from Berklee College of Music in the Spring of 2019 with a BM in Professional Music. She has studied predominantly under Grammy award-winning songwriter Paula Cole, and has sung backup for Cole at her performance at The City Winery in NY, NY. Emma has also been awarded a scholarship from the Voice Department at Berklee, which shows that the prestigious school has acknowledged her talent and sees in her a promising future. She has been featured in The Huffington post twice, as well as predominant blogs such as PopDose, Groundsounds and Coming Up Mag.
Emma is currently working with in-demand Brooklyn based producer on the rise, Doug Schadt (Maggie Rogers, SHAED, Ashe). Emma released two songs with Schadt in 2018, and is working on creating a full-length EP to be released later in 2019.
Vocals, Songwriting / Emma Charles
Producer / Doug Schadt
November 14, 2018
“Comfort in the Chaos,” the new single from Emma Charles, proves a starkly alluring memorandum to stay centered when the world seems to be screaming at you in all capital letters.“Life and Work with Emma Charles”
April 29, 2019
“In order to be a songwriter, in my opinion, you really have to know yourself and it is very hard to do so at such a young age, but I have found that putting my anger and frustration into my songs works as a type of therapy, helping me deal with the loneliness and artificiality of the music industry.