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Emerson Young and the Civilians

Rank #13 US New York, NY Indie / Rock / Americana


  • John Evans Electric Guitar
  • Emerson Young Vocals, Guitar
  • Sharon Raizer Drums
  • Jamie Mohamdein Bass
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Sounds Like: Joshua James, Neil Young, The Decemberists, City and color, The Lumineers

Manager: Serge Espitia

Bio: Listening to New York singer-songwriter Emerson Young, it quickly becomes apparent that you’re experiencing an artist who enjoys an inherent confidence not only in his music but in himself as well.

That self-assuredness is no accident. It is the result of an individual with deep and diverse mus... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: We are number 10 on the ReverbNation Indie charts for New York, NY! Thanks y'all! Next show 10/14 at Silvana!... http://t.co/f3Vnhcm0FP


“An ecclectic mix of styles featuring engaging harmonies, vivid lyrics, and starkly beautiful melodies.”
— Matthew Rossi, Queens Street Runner
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Apr 19, 2009
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    Every Time Released on Aug 28, 2014
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    Emerson Young Released on Oct 1, 2013


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  • Fri

    Sep 26

    New York, NY, US | 7:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Fri Sep 26 7:00pm


    ALPHABET LOUNGE, 104 Avenue C (at the corner of 7th Street), 212-780-0202 $10 admission - 21+ w/ID For further info: www.alphabetnyc.com Bands Performing: 7:30pm Quarter Horse (facebook.com/quarterhorsemusic) 8:30pm Lydia Fischer (soundcloud.com/lydia-fischer ) 9:30pm Emerson Young & the Civilians (facebook.com/EmersonYoungMusic)

  • Fri

    Sep 26

    New York, NY, US | 7:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Fri Sep 26 7:00pm


    Alphabet Lounge 104 ave. c n.y.c.

  • Thu

    Aug 28

    New York, NY, US | 7:00pm
    Thu Aug 28 7:00pm


    Emerson Young and the Civilians return to Mic Club this Thursday for a full band feature set and the release of their new single, "Every Time". It's been a while since they graced the space in the basement of Lucky Jacks, and this is an event not to be missed! Eclectic, honest, uncompromising, and soulful, Emerson Young and the Civilians represent the NYC Indie scene at it's finest. This talented group of musicians blend their diverse influences into a unique sound that is completely their own. Mic-Club caters to the artist and artist alone. We have been here for over 8 years with the sole intention of creating a platform for the artists to be heard and supported for the sake of creative evolution. Please review our policy and support the theme of the night. I guarantee you won’t find a space like it. Sign up - 7:00P Lottery - 7:30P Open Mic-Club - 7:45P Emerson Young & the Civilians - 10:00p Open Mic-Club - 10:40p

  • Sat

    Aug 16

    New York, NY, US | 8:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Sat Aug 16 8:00pm
  • Fri

    Aug 8

    New York, NY, US | 8:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Fri Aug 08 8:00pm
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