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Emily Pakes

Rank #1 US Durham, NC Other / IndieFolkPop

About

Sounds Like: Tracy Bonham, Ween, Esteban Calderón, Ani DiFranco

Label: None

Bio: part wits, part grits.

Emily Pakes is a performing songwriter from Durham, NC. Her songs have been featured in independent film "Pitstache," in a segment on LGBT podcast homoground.com and in a piece commissioned by Chicago's Cocodancegroup. Finalist in the 2014 Mid-Atlantic Song Contest for "My... See Full Bio

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Status

Twitter_icon_for_status: Bianca from MTV's Catfish meets Maleficent. A star-studded day! #mtv #catfish #maleficent #ncpride2014… http://t.co/DhUkujIicL

Press

“The Meaning and The Meantime is a sincere and welcome departure from what we are hearing from most independent artists right now. Pakes is an incredibly skilled guitarist with a song-writing lexicon that approaches the genius of Ani DiFranco. This album showcases the strengths of her musicianship as a lyricist, guitarist, vocalist and poet. I hate to use the word "refreshing" but I do feel like I needed to hear this album. So do you.”
— DJ Jackson Cofer, WRFL Radio, Lexington, KY
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Recent Blogs

Where I Am
Jul 3, 2014
Focusing on comedy act www.purdyholsom.com these days. There are photos of last ... [more]
International Songwriting C...
Mar 19, 2014
As some of you might have heard, I'm a finalist in the International Songwriting... [more]
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Shows

  • Sun

    Oct 19


    Durham, NC, US | 2:00pm

    Durham, NC, US
    Sun Oct 19 2:00pm
  • Tue

    Oct 21


    Durham, NC, US | 8:00pm
    The Bar Durham
    Durham, NC, US
    Tue Oct 21 8:00pm

    Details

    Homoground LGBT Open Mic Night at The Bar Durham. Sign-up starts at 8 pm, show starts at 9 pm. www.homoground.com

  • Tue

    Nov 18


    Durham, NC, US | 8:00pm
    The Bar Durham
    Durham, NC, US
    Tue Nov 18 8:00pm

    Details

    Homoground LGBT Open Mic Night at The Bar Durham. Sign-up starts at 8 pm, show starts at 9 pm. www.homoground.com

  • Tue

    Dec 16


    Durham, NC, US | 8:00pm
    The Bar Durham
    Durham, NC, US
    Tue Dec 16 8:00pm

    Details

    Homoground LGBT Open Mic Night at The Bar Durham. Sign-up starts at 8 pm, show starts at 9 pm. www.homoground.com

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    Please tell me u can play a gig w us APRIL 13 It's an all day affair at the Station in Carrboro Plus there will be some radio promo the night before on WCOM and everyone ...
  • Stiff Spirit (Artist) Stiff Spirit
    Had to hear Baby Got Bush this morning Emily.
  • Stiff Spirit (Artist) Stiff Spirit
    Enjoying My Kinda Special! You've got some special songs going Emily.
  • Emily Brontësaurus (Artist) Emily Brontësaurus
    Us Emily bands need to stick together! :)
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Q: Emily its Ro from The Bar. I hope you are well. Would you consider playing sometime soon? Call me when you can 2018927827
A: Absolutely. I'll give you a call this evening. Thanks for touching base!

Asked by Rosemary Allegretta. Answered on Sun Mar 30 2014

Stats

  • Song Plays 2,945 +2

  • Video Plays 386

  • Total Fans 2,148

  • ReverbNation Fans 1,127

  • Facebook Likes 145

  • Twitter Followers 651

  • YouTube Subscribers 47

  • Widget Impressions 2,223 +2

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