The story of The Glass Child, Charlotte Eriksson, is one of those you usually see on movies. Only 18 years old she left everything she had and knew, family and friends, and moved to London to dedicate her life to her music and art. A vague dream about reaching out with her music became an everlasting journey about fighting for your dreams, self discovery, finding your true purpose and creating something that will mean something, now with over 31,000 dedicated followers and fans with her on her journey through her social sites like Twitter and Tumblr.
Forward four years and she has started her own record label Broken Glass Records, released 5 EPs and 2 full-lengths had her single ”I Will Lead You Home” reaching #2 on the Swedish iTunes-chart, was names Breakthrough Indie Artist Of The Year by Lemonade Magazine, and been played on major radio such as BBC6 (UK), Sveriges Radio (Sweden) and 3FM (Netherlands).
In April 2013 she also independently published her first book, Empty Roads and Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps”, telling the story about leaving, searching and going after your dream. The book was beautifully received and has been widely praised both by her fanbase and by a new literary crowd of writers and readers.
”I wanted to turn my life into my art. My very existence into a poem. This is my story – it might not always be easy, but it will always be beautiful.”
- The Glass Child
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” Alternative-pop born of a woman with the mind of a poet singing fragile musings with the voice of a once wounded angel who has something significant to say.” – http://anindieeducation.blogspot.co.uk/
“..she tears down walls with her music, using starkly honest lyrics and intense vocal chops to draw her listeners in and turn them inside out” – whatstheruckus.com
“There’s an ethereal beauty to Charlotte’s vocals that speaks straight from the heart. She knows how to make every word count, how to tear the emotion from every syllable.” – totallyvivid.com
“ The kind of voice that plays with your emotions and the type of lyrics that seem so similar to you, it’s almost scary. With brilliant music to match her voice and character, The Glass Child is an artist to look out for.” -snapshotsymphony.tumblr.com/
“Once in a while you stumble across an artist you have never heard of before and they just blow you away.” – Roomthirteen.com