EMILY JOY TRIO

EMILY JOY TRIO

"WITH AN ENTHUSIASM AND VIGOUR NOT OFTEN SEEN IN ACOUSTIC ARTISTS - AND SKILLS TO MATCH, THE EMILY JOY TRIO ARE A MUSICAL BREATH OF FRESH AIR THAT WILL DELIGHT A WIDE RANGE OF AUDIENCES" - CHRIS GIBBS, 2013 WAM SONG OF THE YEAR AWARD WINNER (COUNTRY), NOISE-A-THON RECORDS DIRECTOR

THE EMILY JOY TRIO is an acoustic group that performs an array of contemporary and classic hits that cover all eras of music and styles, from rock, pop, country and all three combined! In 2014, three talented and experienced musicians joined forces to create the dream team, Emily Joy on vocals and guitar, Luke Gallagher on guitar and Josh Gallagher on drums. on drums. 

Their music spans the 70's/80's/90's/2000's and also includes Top 40 Hits, guaranteeing there is a song for everyone and creating an atmosphere that suits any venue.

EMILY JOY is heading straight to the top as one of Australia's most fresh and inspiring singer/songwriters. With three prestigious qualifications under her belt from the Western Australian Academy of performing Arts, Berklee College of Contemporary Music (Boston USA) and the Australian Academy of Country Music (Tamworth), Emily Joy is taking country pop/rock music to a whole new level. Inspired by the story-telling of Taylor Swift and the massive sound palette and vocal hooks of Shania Twain, her music has been described as a combination of the two with a modern twist.

Emily Joy has been capturing the hearts of all listeners with her memorable melodies and powerful and relatable songwriting. She has been seen on stages all over Australia such as The Astor, Geoff Gibbs Theatre, The Paddington Ale House and The Ellington Jazz Club.

LUKE GALLAGHER is a graduate of WAAPA who has made a name for himself as one of Perth's leading contemporary/rick guitarists. Having been a part of the live music scene for many years, he has played at notable venues including The Newport, The Rocket Room, The Rosemount, The Swan Hotel, Railway Hotel, Fly By Nightclub and more. In 2011 he was selected to play on stage with Grammy Award winning guitarist Steve Vai. In high demand as a session musician, Luke is also performing with the Def Leppard Tribute Band: Run Riot.

JOSH GALLAGHER has been making headlines as one of the most exciting and energetic young drummers to hit Perth. The indefatigable musician is fast becoming recognisable as a force to be reckoned with, playing alongside Perth's top rock musicians and boasting an impressive list of credentials including tribute bands Snakebite, Def Leppard Run Riot and KISStake, as well as performing with Chris Gibbs original band.

With over 2 million views and 5000 subscribers on YouTube, Josh is currently doing online session recordings for members of his massive global fan-base and can be heard on multiple acts internationally. Influenced by the LA session music scene of the 70's and their versatility, Josh also works as a recording engineer and producer around Perth. He has recently released his first EP "Transition" with his original power trio Smooth Intentions.

 

 


WHETHER YOU DESIRE SOFT BACKGROUND MUSIC OR TUNES THAT ARE DESTINED TO FILL THE DANCE FLOOR, THE EMILY JOY TRIO IS SUITABLE FOR ANY CAFé, BAR, RESTAURANT, WEDDING, CORPORATE EVENT OR PRIVATE FUNCTION.