Emily has been singing and playing in Central IL for many years. From weddings, local festivals, to your local beer garden she has been following her dreams and warming hearts with her sweet ukulele sound.
Meet Emilele, the delightful solo ukulele virtuoso and singer-songwriter hailing from the Heart of Illinois! For over a decade she has been enchanting Central IL with her joyful and uplifting music. Emilele is known for her infectious originals and unique covers from current jams to classic hits. Audiences of all ages will find themselves happily recognizing and singing along to popular and timeless songs. Strumming the ukulele, she spreads warmth and joy wherever she performs. Get ready to be swept away by Emilele's harmonious melodies and infectious enthusiasm as she continues to brighten the world with music!
Peoria's oldest and longest running open mic night is hosted by Emilele every Tuesday night from 8-11pm.
Come out for an amazing night of local talent.
Sign up 7:30pm
The Morning Larks are an acoustic trio comprised of Emily Williams (Peoria, IL) , Christina Eltrevoog (Ottawa, IL), and Sarah Arter (Peru, IL). They have been lighting up Central Illinois with their Celtic and Folk-inspired music since 2018. This trio's enchanting melodies and heartwarming performances have won over audiences throughout the region. In 2023 they performed at multiple festivals including the Peoria Irish Fest and Fresh From The Midwest.
Sweet Cheeks is an up and coming band from Peoria, IL. From upbeat cover songs to unique originals Sweet Cheeks is sure to get your feet moving. The band is a super group comprised of Emily Williams (Emilele), Sara Klemm (The Buncha Bastards), Chris Skierski (New Cats) and Evan Stumpges (New Cats). You bring your cheeks and they'll bring the sugar!
Midnight Monks is a dynamic three-piece band with a unique sound and eclectic style. The band is made up of Emily (Emilele), Fro (Butta’) and Levi (Butta’.) You'll have a groovy time with this funky group.
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