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Emma Langford returns to Limerick for Homecoming show

Prominent folk artist Emma Langford will be having her homecoming show on July 12 which promises to be her biggest one yet. WATCH – Emma Langford returns to Limerick for Homecoming show Emma Langford has announced her Limerick homecoming concert on July 12, and it looks set to be a unique celebration of local and international…


Limerick’s Emma Langford nominated for International Folk Award 

Prominent folk artist Emma Langford is now a nominee for the international music prize called the Iron Eversteiner folk award. Picture: Kellyn Bowler. Limerick’s Emma Langford nominated for international folk award   by ilovelimerick correspondent Conor Owens. Limerick singer Emma Langford has been nominated for the prestigious international music prize, the ‘Iron Eversteiner folk award’.  The singer-songwriter announced her nomination for the music…


Mayoral Reception Presented to Three Inspiring Limerick Women Who Are Making a Difference by Raising Awareness for Mental Health

Pictured at the Mayoral Reception in the Limerick City Chambers are Claire Flynn, Limerick Mental Hospital, Dr Jennifer McMahon, University of Limerick, Cllr Daniel Butler, Mayor of the Metropolitan District of Limerick, Emma Langford, singer-songwriter, Valerie Dolan of Dolans Pub, Sr Helen Culhane, Children’s Grief Centre, and Phil Mortell. Picture: Conor Owens/ilovelimerick. Mayoral Reception Presented…


Emma Langford Named Best Emerging Folk Artist at The RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards

Emma Langford Named Best Emerging Folk Artist at The RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards Emma Langford Named Best Emerging Folk Artist at The RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards   Emma Langford, Limerick singer-songwriter was announced as the‘Best Emerging Folk Artist of the Year’ at the RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards. The award ceremony took place…


I Heart the Cranberries fundraiser in aid of Adapt House and Limerick Mental Health Association

I Heart the Cranberries fundraiser concert in aid of Adapt House and Limerick Mental Health Association is a success! The I Heart the Cranberries fundraiser concert in aid of ADAPT Domestic Abuse Services and Limerick Mental Health Association took place in Dolans on July 5, 2018, as part of the Limerick LGBT Pride Festival 2018. The concert…


Emma Langford nominated for RTE 1 Folk Award

Limerick artist Emma Langford nominated for the RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards. Emma Langford, the talented Limerick songwriter and singer has been announced as a shortlist nominee for Best Emerging Artist in the RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards. Last year, Emma released her debut album, Quiet Giant. The album showcases ten tracks, set against a stunning…


Emma Langford to re-release folk-gospel song Tug O War as a single this Summer

Emma Langford was on the verge of throwing in the towel, before taking the shower that inspired Tug O War – a track which launched her unexpectedly into the hearts and minds of strangers around the world.    Tug O War was created on February 17 in 2016 in a frenzied burst of inspiration, in response to…


Emma Langford Awarded Limerick Person of the Month

Emma Langford Awarded Limerick Person of the Month Renowned folk singer-songwriter Emma Langford has been given the award of Limerick Person of the Month for January 2018. Emma’s debut LP, ‘Quiet Giant’, was released to wide critical acclaim and its success was reflected in her nomination and acceptance of the award at the Clayton Hotel…


Emma Langford Releases Quiet Giant on Limited Edition 12″ Vinyl

Emma Langford’s debut album Quiet Giant will soon be available on 12″ vinyl. As of this week, fans of the artist and collectors of vinyl can pre-order their copy of the Emma Langford Limited Edition Vinyl of debut album Quiet Storm released of the debut album. Emma Langford Limited Edition Vinyl of debut album Quiet…


Emma Langford Launches Debut Album at Dolan’s Warehouse

Emma Langford launches debut album Quiet Giant at Dolan’s Warehouse. Award-winning artist Emma Langford performed at Dolan’s Warehouse on December 2nd for the launch of her debut album, Quiet Giant.  Following the huge success of her 2016 self-titled and crowd-funded EP praised by Hotpress Magazine as “almost angelic”, Emma Langford returns with her debut album, ‘Quiet…