About Emma

Emma Jonson is an award-winning singer songwriter from the Midlands performing her unrivalled and unique Blues music.

Her musical career took off in earnest following a stunning performance at Marlborough Jazz Festival with Steve Clayton. Emma went on to play festivals throughout the country, including main stage at Upton Blues,  Birmingham International Jazz Festival and at Congleton Music Festival.

In this period, Emma won the Best Newcomer Award at the Marlborough International Jazz Festival and went on to support Heather Small, formerly of M People, as well as Roy Wood, on his 2017 UK tour.

Now, in 2019, things are even more exciting for Emma as she releases her first studio album. Expect big things and the remember the name. 

If you’ve not heard Emma yet, then make sure you head over to the Music page to check out amazing sounds. However seeing Emma perform live is an experience and a half. Always with a smile on her face and the energy to get all music lovers tapping their feet. As an accomplished songwriter, she combines sophisticated original songs with energetic rhythm and blues to create the perfect crowd pleasing combination.

You will not have seen a artist like this before…

The Band

Roy Adams

Roy Adams

Roy is one of the countries most respected and in demand drummers.  Not only is he a long standing and current member of The Climax Blues Band and Roy Woods Rock ‘n’ Roll Band, he has worked with world-class artists such as Mark King, Chuck Berry, Ruby Turner, Tony Christie and Misha Paris… to name a few.

Neil Simpson

Neil Simpson

Neil is a widely renowned bass player, composer and producer having worked with some of the best names in the business, including Ruby Turner, John Mayall’s Blues Breakers, Paul Young, Stan Webbs Chicken Shack, Bernie Marsden and Rick Wakeman.  Neil is a long standing and current member of Climax Blues Band and Roy Woods Rock ‘n’ Roll Band. 

Dan Machin

Dan Machin

Leek born and bred guitarist Dan is rapidly forging a reputation as the must-have guitarist around town and beyond. With cleverly crafted dynamic solos and a keen eye for musical detail, Dan brings his own unique sound and style to the band.

Baz Newey

Baz Newey

One of the busiest bass players in Birmingham, Baz is an experienced, charismatic and musical player who is a joy to work with.  Baz has the patience of a saint dealing with Emma’s on stage musical mischief.