Author Archives : Emily Whitmell


About Emily Whitmell

Emily is Y57’s Manager, Music Producer, Webmaster, and Host, sharing the responsibilities for coordinating the weekly music playlist, maintaining the website, hosting the broadcast each week, as well as recruiting musicians to appear on the show and general management of each week’s broadcast. She is passionate about arts management and production, specifically in the performing arts area. Currently residing in her beautiful hometown of Vancouver, she enjoys sushi-eating, tea-drinking, patio-hopping, and spending time with her amazing network of friends and slightly obese cat.


Rykka: A New Perspective

2013 was certainly a milestone year for Rykka, who saw the release of her first EP, Kodiak, under her new artist name, and won the top prize in The Peak Performance Project (arguably the most prestigious grant in the Vancouver […]