As a gifted singer-songwriter that plays both guitar and piano, Emily Forst is rising star on the New York City music scene having released her first album "Here We Go" which was recorded at the world famous Avatar Studios. Her sultry-soul voice, music, and original lyrics have received international acclaim. Emily's music is a mix of rock/pop and most of the songs deal with issues related to relationships, overcoming adversity, growing up and finding one's place in the world, etc.
Emily is getting lots of press and some airplay in other cities as well as Pandora Internet Radio, and also recently completed her first European tour. Here is her website where you can check out her music. http://www.emilyforst.com
You can also check out song samples at CD Baby, Amazon, iTunes http://www.amazon.com/Here-We-Go-Emily-Forst/dp/B00A92MCL4 http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/emilyforst
Emily is working on her second album now, and we'll be among the first to hear some of the new songs.
At 'Revel for a Cause' there will also be Mardi Gras inspired cuisine & cocktails -- as well as beer/wine and other specials! There will also be complimentary beads and masks.
This show is free or pay-what-you-can for anyone that would also like to support the wonderful non-profit, Homeless Children's Education Fund (HCEF) which partners with 25 local shelters and homeless housing agencies providing everything from school gear, literacy programs, afterschool activities, summer camps, science and arts workshops, and other educational enrichment programs to help bridge the gaps for homeless children and their families. Did you know there are nearly 1,700 homeless children in Allegheny County alone? To learn more about the remarkable work being done by the Homeless Children's Education Fund (HCEF), please visit http://homelessfund.org
Please note that while Little E's is a jazz club, they are also open to other music genres ... and Little E's intimate atmosphere with hardwood floors, restored brick walls, and beautiful art work provides a well-suited environment for acoustic rock and other performers.
To check out the Little E's menu http://littleesjazz.com/littlees_menu.pdf
Little E's http://littleesjazz.com It's not often we have a chance to check out a unique talent on the verge of making it really big. To see someone before they are on TV or land a national record deal. And with a deep commitment to the community.
Don't miss this unique way to celebrate and appreciate Fat Tuesday!