music to the core
Emjaymedia is a Music Consultancy based in Chelmsford in Essex.
We offer the experience of over 30 years in the Record Industry working for the likes of MCA and Pinnacle Records – which included numerous No1 Albums and Singles projects with Artists as diverse as The Killers, Katie Melua, Morrissey, Bjork and Cliff Richard.
Currently we manage the Artist BIRD and the ambient dance remixer and Producer, BLACK CHAPEL
We also promote Events, via our Promotions Arm, EMJAY SESSIONS- primarily in Chelmsford but with Artists from around the country, and as far afield as Holland and Ireland.
We have a relationship with a Live Agency and a Record Label that allows us to bring new music to Chelmsford, whilst promoting some of the best local acts on our Bills.
Janie Price is a composer and musician known by her stage name BIRD.
Her 2004 debut album The Insides, gained widespread critical acclaim with reviews in the likes of The Telegraph making comparisons with Bjork and Rickie Lee Jones.
This was followed by the albums, Girl and A Cello (2009) and Figments of Our Imagination (2015)
Bird is currently working on her 4th album with renowned Producer Mike Hedges (The Cure/Manic Street Preachers/Travis) due for release in the 2020.
“This is a stunning album” Janie Price’s beautiful voice, real, tender and authentically British. The writing is so unselfconscious… nothing short of sublime”
Black Chapel is Steve Mortimer Producer and remixer. He has remixed artists such as Moloko, Feeder, Mandalay, Alicia Keys, Indigo Face, Paolo Morena and indie sensations Suspects.
Black Chapel is an electronic project inclusive to all.
Some pictures featured are by Freya Eirys Photography
With our Promotions Arm, Emjay Sessions, we aim to bring great eclectic music to Chelmsford.
Via our association with the Live Music Agency, “Beautiful World”, The Sessions is able to bring great music from all over the world, to perform in the City, whilst at the same time supporting some of the wonderful local talent that we have in the area.
Emjay Sessions presents Padraig Jack with Special Guest Tom McQ
Friday May 1st 2020 at 8.30pm to 11.30pm at The UB – United Brethren, New Writtle Street, Chelmsford CM2 OLF
Emjay Sessions presents KOYO and Velveteen Orkestra
Friday May 22nd 2020 at 7.30pm to 11.00pm at Hot Box – 28-29 Viaduct Road, Chelmsford CM1 1TS
Emjay Sessions presents Black Chapel
Saturday October 17th 2020 at 7.30pm to 10.30pm at Hot Box – 28-29 Viaduct Road, Chelmsford CM1 1TS
Emjay Sessions presents The Skraelings
with The Blunders and Cara Means Friend
Saturday November 14th 2020 at 7.30pm to 11.00pm at Hot Box – 28-29 Viaduct Road, Chelmsford CM1 1TS
Over the years Emjaymedia has been lucky enough to work with a wide variety of musical talent in various capacities… from management to promotion. Here are just a few of the musical artists we have been/are involved with. Hover over each box below for more information.