Emily Wells and her sultry looping are hitting Rickshaw Stop

Cancel those tentative Friday night plans because Emily Wells plays Rickshaw Stop. In case you're out of the loop, Wells has warbling and nearly operatic vocals, on-stage sampling, and is a hypnotizing violinist. A few years ago I saw her play in Pillowfight, a collaborative side project with Dan the Automator that they began after they were introduced by Kid Koala. It was my first time seeing the renowned hip-hop artist Dan the Automator and even though I'm a huge fan of Deltron 3030, my focus was entirely on Wells' chillingly genuine performance. Since then she's focused on solo work including an acoustic rendition of her debut album, Mama, while also [...]

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