Gareth Hayes of R2 Magazine, UK sat down with Amelia after her 12 bar show,which kicked off her UK tour in May of 2012. Here is what he had to say... :
WHAT THE MUSIC WRITERS are SAYING .....
Amelia White transcends with a set of thoughtful songs that sound open to the possibilities of romance even as they seem battered by experience. Nashville Scene
"a voice like a young Ronstadt with a definite Dixie hue; passionate, pure, made to sing poetry. In many ways her voice IS the album title - Beautiful and Wild ...which may just be...
RECENT RADIO NEWS for BEAUTIFUL and WILD
Amelia Debuts at #18 on the Freeform American Roots charts!
WCNW in Spindale N,C. ( and streaming ) Has Beautiful and Wild in heavy rotation ‘
It’s in light or medium rotation on 57 stations in the U.S.
And moved into the top 100 of the Americana Radio Charts
The album stayed 3 months on the Euro Americana Charts ( Dec. Jan. and Feb.)...
Beautiful and Wild, Amelia's new album will be released in UK/ Europe/Scandanavia
on Jan 23rd (Proper) and Jan. 25th ( Rootsy). In the month of Dec. it is currently charting
at number 14th on the Euro/Americana charts, go take a look at what company Amelia is keeping
Well, you never know what could come up to make a show cancel, but I'd say since the world series has crucial game six being played on Thursday Oct.27th in Saint Louis, featuring the Saint Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers, We have decided to take a rain check on the gig. Stayed tuned for another appearance in Saint Louis, and GO CARDINALS!
The Hawkeye, in Burlington Iowa, had these kind words to share about Amelia White and her upcoming show at the Washington:
[White, one of Nashville's "treasured left-of-center singer-songwriters," is a hard-touring, prolific woman cut from the same musical cloth of writers as Mary Gauthier, Kevin Gordon and Lori Mckenna.
And if you love Lucinda Williams, you'll love Amelia White.