Woodpecker Wooliams was the musical moniker of Brighton, England, United Kingdom based musician Gemma Williams. She announced the "death" of the project on her website in September 2013. She is currently working on literary-inspired synth-pop project Becky Becky.
Williams' music, consisting of voice, harp, analogue synths and 'noise', began in 2009 after her midwifery training was interrupted by 'a sudden and severe illness' .
She released an album called The Bird School of Being Human on Robot Elephant Records in September 2012. In 2012 Woodpecker Wooliams was The Guardian's 'New band of the Day'.
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