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GIUNGLA is Ema Drei, Italian-born singer-songwriter based in Bologna.
There is not much info out there on GIUNGLA, who tends to let her music do the talking, but her name reveals a glimpse of her world.
Giungla in Italian means ‘jungle’. In this sort of tangled-happy-place, minimal pop songs with an in your face attitude have come alive. Imagine them discovered this way, as if they were torn and shredded into a million pieces fighting a battle of mixed emotions inside herself.
Armed with just samplers, an electric guitar and her incredible voice, GIUNGLA is fast developing a reputation for her breathtaking and visceral live show and also played alongside The xx, Foals, Grimes and Battles.
After releasing her debut EP "Camo" with label Factory Flaws in 2016 and joining London label Some Kinda Love/Bad Life, she is spending the summer in the studio, wrapping up her second EP with producer Luke Smith (Depeche Mode, Foals, Anna Of The North).
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