Sister Liberty shares sensuous soul music, with a blend of rootz, reggae, funk and world music flavours. This rhythmical, lyrical songstress sings about important things like the environment and dancing! Her songs weave a healing energy to unite and inspire.
Sister Liberty is music in motion, drawing from her Polynesian heritage and original artistry as a drummer and dancer. Her earthy nature and playful presence naturally relaxes and engages people, creating a synergy between artist and audience. She delivers a passionate, positive roots experience whether solo or backed by a band of major league musicians and vocalists, creating infectious grooves and soothing tunes.
Sister Liberty’s debut album Emanate, is a reggae roots and groove vibration, highlighted with luscious harmonies and quirky percussion instruments. It is a classic example of how she loves to make a joyful noise, sweet as nectar.
More about the Artist…
Sister Liberty (Emmaline Anderson) has a long history of live performance and festival shows. Presenting original works as solo, duo, and band, at key events such as Festival Cairns Commonwealth Games Entertainment, Townsville Cultural Festival, Wallaby Creek Festival, Tablelands Folk Festival, Cairns ‘Up Tempo’ World Music Festival, Kuranda Roots Festival, Woodford Folk Festivals ‘Women Up Front’ and ‘Murri Tent’, numerous ‘Carnival on Collins Festivals and ‘Women In Song’ concerts held at The Cairns Tanks Art Centre, played to an audience of 2000 at Christchurch Town Hall, Support Act for New Zealand Band ‘Moana and the Tribe’ and Nattali Rize. Joined ‘Sounds of AustraNesia’ Cairns’ Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, Polynesian and Melanesian choir and band in 2013, recording on their 2nd album ‘Women of AustraNesia’ launched December 2016..
With an organic ability to blend with artists, musicians, venues and communities, to establish understanding, respect, and harmony. Sister Liberty delivers her services in a professional, reliable manner. Her talents and energy complement any entertainment engagement or learning arena.
Sister Liberty’s rich diverse gifts, musical sensitivity, and her delight in sharing and uniting through song, enables her to flow with musicians and audiences of all walks of life, ages and cultures.
“I hope my music inspires a passion for recognizing, loving and preserving the connect-ness and sacredness of all life.”