Hillside Inside 2014

February 7 - 9

Emma Bortolon-Vettor

Emma Bortolon-Vettor

Emma BV is a guitarist, songwriter, and composer for Toronto/Guelph band, The Folk. She has performed at Hillside Festival with both The Folk and previous band, Red Rosary. At 18, she performed in the Colossal Jam of 2010, sharing the stage with members from Calexico, Los Lobos, Sarah Harmer, Zeus, and Jason Colette. Her recent collaboration as Bonnie Trash is a studio project with twin sister and bandmate, Sara BV and Boston artist, Kurt Von Stetton. The single, “Edith” was released in November, 2013 and spread to Canadian, UK, and American blogs. Over the past year, she has been working with fellow band members on releasing The Folk’s first full length album We All Say, set to be release in late February/March, 2014.

Emma will perform as part of our Girls & Guitars series downtown Guelph on Saturday, February 8th. She will perform at 12:30 in the storefront of Wyndam Art Supplies (125 Wyndham Street, North).