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Sisters In Arms: The Blow And EMA Talk Touring In Tough Times

Erika M. Anderson is resting her head on the table for a minute. It's been a long tour. A long year. And you can't blame…
Michael Tedder | December 14, 2017 - 12:58 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: EMA Exile In The Outer Ring

Erika M. Anderson has now spent a solid decade getting us ready for this historical moment. Back in 2007, Gowns, the noisy drone-folk trio that…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2017 - 12:05 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Today we ran a lot of features. Like, A LOT of features. Since it's the one year anniversary of Prince's death, we gathered some of…
Stereogum | April 21, 2017 - 5:50 pm

More EMA stories

EMA – “Dark Shadows”

Last month, Erika M. Anderson announced that she would be releasing Outtakes From Exile, made up of songs that didn't make her latest EMA album…
James Rettig | January 11, 2018 - 1:33 pm

EMA – “MopTops (Twist While The World Stops)”

Back in August, Erika M. Anderson released her third album as EMA, Exile In The Outer Ring -- we named it Album Of The Week
James Rettig | December 13, 2017 - 10:27 am

EMA – “First Water Air LSD” Video

Erika M. Anderson released her third EMA album, Exile In The Outer Ring, earlier this year, and today she's shared a video for "Fire Water…
James Rettig | October 30, 2017 - 10:55 am

Stream EMA Exile In The Outer Ring

Recording as EMA, the former Gowns leader Erika M. Anderson has released two albums of cathartic, gut-wrenching, personal rock music. Next week, she'll make it…
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2017 - 8:55 am

EMA – “Blood And Chalk”

Erika M. Anderson is releasing her latest EMA album, Exile In The Outer Ring, later this month. So far, we've heard "Aryan Nation," "Breathalyzer," and…
James Rettig | August 8, 2017 - 12:17 pm

EMA – “Down And Out” Video

It's only going to be about another month before EMA comes out with her new album Exile In The Outer Ring, and today, she's shared…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2017 - 12:11 pm

EMA – “Down & Out”

Later this summer, EMA, the maker of beautifully cathartic underground rock music, will come out with Exile In The Outer Ring, her third solo album.
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2017 - 9:27 am

EMA – “Breathalyzer” Video

This summer, EMA is coming back with the new album Exile In The Outer Ring. The new album follows up 2014's great The Future's Void,…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2017 - 12:03 pm

EMA – “Aryan Nation”

Thus far this decade, the former Gowns frontwoman Erika M. Anderson, recording under the name EMA, has released two absolutely incredible solo albums; her 2011…
Tom Breihan | April 19, 2017 - 10:33 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

It's SXSW week, so most of the Stereogum crew is in Austin right now. We've already thrown a couple parties of our own and attended…
Stereogum | March 17, 2017 - 5:02 pm

EMA Shares Song About Ghost Ship Fire, Says New Album Is “Too Political” For Matador

A few months ago, dozens of people died when the Oakland DIY venue Ghost Ship caught on fire during an event. Erika M. Anderson, the…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2017 - 12:22 pm

EMA – “Soul On Fire (Redux)” (Danzig Cover)

EMA has a bit of a history with Glenn Danzig. She met him backstage at a Danzig concert when she was 18, and exactly five…
Peter Helman | June 23, 2016 - 6:41 pm
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