EMA (USA) • tour 2018
As a part of her European tour, EMA has only two shows in the Czech Republic: one as Depeche Mode’s support in Prague’s O2 Arena, and the other one as a solo act in Brno’s Leitnerka!
Erika M. Anderson, aka EMA, is not just an American folk star and a multimedia artist, but above all a girl who managed to put together a picture of contemporary America in her room in Portland – a world of a depersonalised working class, Mexican corner shops, American flags flapping on the windows and empty malls.
Her last album, Exile in the Outer Ring released in autumn 2016, was originally meant to be a very intimate, personal testimony, but the world suddenly became a much more politicised place, as it was clear Trump would become the next president of the US. As she said in a musicOHM interview, this has lead to the album becoming