Front & Center

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the music and audio industries. We spotlight successful female performers, manufacturers, retailers, educators, managers, publicists, and everyone else in between. Want to be featured? Learn how here

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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend The 2018 She Rocks Awards

5 Reasons Why You Should Attend The 2018 She Rocks Awards

One of the most anticipated award shows held during The NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, is jus[...]
Front and Center: Kat Corbett Of KROQ

Front and Center: Kat Corbett Of KROQ

Front and Center: Kat Corbett Of KROQ by Justine Souchack Kat Corbett is an on-air persona[...]
How These 3 Women In Music Are Using Their Voices To Inspire Change

How These 3 Women In Music Are Using Their Voices To Inspire Change

2017 proved to be the year of the women. From the worldwide Women's March on January 21, to the [...]
Front and Center: Candace Stewart, Studio Manager, EastWest Studios

Front and Center: Candace Stewart, Studio Manager, EastWest Studios

  Front and Center: Candace Stewart, Studio Manager, EastWest Studios By Myki Angeline [...]
#WisdomWednesday: 8 Empowering Quotes We Love

#WisdomWednesday: 8 Empowering Quotes We Love

For #WisdomWednesday, we couldn't just pick one! Here are 8 of our favorite empowering quotes t[...]
Front and Center: Karla Redding-Andrews, Executive Director of the Otis Redding Foundation

Front and Center: Karla Redding-Andrews, Executive Director of the Otis Redding Foundation

Front and Center: Karla Redding-Andrews, Executive Director of the Otis Redding Foundation By Les[...]
How To Live Fearlessly In 2018

How To Live Fearlessly In 2018

Living fearlessly does not mean the complete absence of fear. It is not always being unafraid. B[...]
Front and Center: Jean & June Millington and Brie Darling of Fanny Walked The Earth

Front and Center: Jean & June Millington and Brie Darling of Fanny Walked The Earth

Fanny Walked the Earth, often dubbed as the "Godmothers of Chick Rock," is an installment of Fan[...]
2018 New Year's Resolutions For Musicians

2018 New Year's Resolutions For Musicians

  With 2018 just around the corner, we have gathered six great New Year’s Resolutions for ou[...]
Front And Center: Ally Norton, Publicist At Shore Fire Media

Front And Center: Ally Norton, Publicist At Shore Fire Media

Whether you are just entering into a music career, or you have been writing and performing for y[...]
5 Women In Music Organizations You Should Know About

5 Women In Music Organizations You Should Know About

Female empowerment is booming across the world and these organizations are a part of the movemen[...]
Front and Center: Joanna Connor, Blues Guitarist, Singer-Songwriter

Front and Center: Joanna Connor, Blues Guitarist, Singer-Songwriter

Front and Center: Joanna Connor, Blues Guitarist & Singer-Songwriter By Leslie Buttonow [...]
Following Your Dreams: Literally! Tips For The Travelling Musician by Shylo Sharity

Following Your Dreams: Literally! Tips For The Travelling Musician by Shylo Sharity

From Vancouver, to Nashville, to Toronto, Ontario. The sky's the limit when you are able to grow[...]
She Means Business: A conversation for aspiring managers with Laurie Brown

She Means Business: A conversation for aspiring managers with Laurie Brown

  The WiMN presents: She Means Business! An interview series focussed on women who work [...]
Front And Center: Erin M. Jacobson, The Music Industry Lawyer

Front And Center: Erin M. Jacobson, The Music Industry Lawyer

The WIMN's Jenna Paone recently interviewed Erin. M. Jacobson, a music industry lawyer who[...]
3 Women In Music Who Do It All

3 Women In Music Who Do It All

One of the most impressive things we see in celebrity figures can be versatility. It’s not necessari[...]
#WisdomWednesday: 3 Affirmations For Musicians

#WisdomWednesday: 3 Affirmations For Musicians

Wednesday, we meet again! The middle of the week is the perfect time to take a moment for yourse[...]
Front And Center: Jackie Renner, President of Martin Guitars

Front And Center: Jackie Renner, President of Martin Guitars

C.F. Martin & Co. ® (WWW.MARTINGUITAR.COM) has been creating the finest instruments in the world[...]
60th Annual Grammy Nominations Announced!

60th Annual Grammy Nominations Announced!

The 60th annual Grammy nominations have just been announced! Here is a list of a few of the lead[...]
3 Monday Mottos from: Joni Mitchell

3 Monday Mottos from: Joni Mitchell

by Sarah Command At The WiMN we love Mondays! Why? Mondays kickoff a brand new week of dream [...]
Front and Center: Susan Cattaneo, Songwriter, Performer and Professor

Front and Center: Susan Cattaneo, Songwriter, Performer and Professor

Front and Center: Susan Cattaneo, Songwriter, Performer and Professor By Leslie Buttonow Pho[...]
8 Things Musicians Should Put On Their Christmas Wish List!

8 Things Musicians Should Put On Their Christmas Wish List!

The holidays are just around the corner! If you’re a musician, this usually means two things to you[...]
2018 She Rocks Awards Honorees Announced

2018 She Rocks Awards Honorees Announced

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) is proud to announce the honorees for th[...]
Front and Center: Catherine Vericolli, Owner/Recording Engineer at Fivethirteen

Front and Center: Catherine Vericolli, Owner/Recording Engineer at Fivethirteen

Catherine Vericolli is a triple threat as the owner, engineer, and manager at Fivethirteen, a profes[...]
3 Empowering Songs We Seriously Love and Why

3 Empowering Songs We Seriously Love and Why

By Sarah Command “Music can change the world because it can change people.” - Bono When you th[...]
Front and Center: Hailey Benedict, Singer/Songwriter

Front and Center: Hailey Benedict, Singer/Songwriter

"It's been one of my dreams since I was little, to look out at a crowd that big and sing one of [...]
10 Women in Music Share their Advice

10 Women in Music Share their Advice

Sharing Is What the WiMN is all About! by Laura B. Whitmore Welcome to our new website! We h[...]
Front and Center: Sharon Hennessey, President of The Music People

Front and Center: Sharon Hennessey, President of The Music People

by Justine Souchack The Music People, an audio equipment distributor and the home of Onstage S[...]
Girls Night Out Rocked NYC!

Girls Night Out Rocked NYC!

We were so excited to present “Girls Night Out NYC” – an evening of live music, fashion, educat[...]
Front and Center: Shelly Peiken, Hit Songwriter and Author

Front and Center: Shelly Peiken, Hit Songwriter and Author

by Jenna Paone Over the course of her career, songwriter Shelly Peiken has written with legen[...]
Front and Center: Samantha Fish, Blues Guitarist and Singer

Front and Center: Samantha Fish, Blues Guitarist and Singer

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Yasi Hofer, Guitarist and Activist

Front and Center: Yasi Hofer, Guitarist and Activist

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work [...]
Front and Center: Canadian Pop Duo, The Command Sisters

Front and Center: Canadian Pop Duo, The Command Sisters

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work [...]
Front And Center: Philanthropist, Humanitarian and Composer, Chandrika Tandon

Front And Center: Philanthropist, Humanitarian and Composer, Chandrika Tandon

By Laura B. Whitmore Chandrika Tandon is a business leader, a philanthropist, a humanitarian and [...]
Front and Center: Saxophonist and Two-Time GRAMMY Nominee, Mindi Abair

Front and Center: Saxophonist and Two-Time GRAMMY Nominee, Mindi Abair

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work [...]
Beats By Girlz Founder, Berklee College of Music Associate Professor, Music Producer, Erin Barra

Beats By Girlz Founder, Berklee College of Music Associate Professor, Music Producer, Erin Barra

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Amberly Crouse-Knox & Nicole Pellegrino, BMG Production Music

Front and Center: Amberly Crouse-Knox & Nicole Pellegrino, BMG Production Music

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work [...]
Front And Center: Creator of Raghouse Records and Rag House Mag, April Duran

Front And Center: Creator of Raghouse Records and Rag House Mag, April Duran

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work [...]
Front And Center: SoundExchange Senior Director Of Industry And Artist Relations, Linda Bloss-Baum

Front And Center: SoundExchange Senior Director Of Industry And Artist Relations, Linda Bloss-Baum

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Julia Jordan Kamanda, She Rocks Summer NAMM Showcase and Interview

Front and Center: Julia Jordan Kamanda, She Rocks Summer NAMM Showcase and Interview

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: She Rocks Summer NAMM Showcase and Interview with Julia Jordan Kamanda

Front and Center: She Rocks Summer NAMM Showcase and Interview with Julia Jordan Kamanda

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Guitarist and Vocalist, Jackie Venson

Front and Center: Guitarist and Vocalist, Jackie Venson

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who [...]
Front and Center: Songtradr Director of Creative Services, Erin Dillon

Front and Center: Songtradr Director of Creative Services, Erin Dillon

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: SIR Director of Marketing & Artist/Vendor Relations Manager, Jenn Triquet

Front and Center: SIR Director of Marketing & Artist/Vendor Relations Manager, Jenn Triquet

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: President of Women In Music, Jessica Sobhraj

Front and Center: President of Women In Music, Jessica Sobhraj

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Tips for Playing Outside

Tips for Playing Outside

By Laura B. Whitmore The weather’s getting nice and if you’re like me, you have a bunch of ou[...]
Front and Center: Guitar Center Manager | Music Marketing & Artist Relations, Maria Brown

Front and Center: Guitar Center Manager | Music Marketing & Artist Relations, Maria Brown

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Live Nation Marketing Manager, Raychel Sabath

Front and Center: Live Nation Marketing Manager, Raychel Sabath

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
10 Tips For Aspiring Musicians by the Command Sisters

10 Tips For Aspiring Musicians by the Command Sisters

19 and 22 year old sister duo, known as the Command Sisters, have been performing together for over [...]
Front and Center: Artist and Multi-Instrumentalist, ZZ Ward

Front and Center: Artist and Multi-Instrumentalist, ZZ Ward

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Sr. Manager Education Division, Korg USA Tiffany Stalker

Front and Center: Sr. Manager Education Division, Korg USA Tiffany Stalker

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: House of Blues Music Forward Foundation Executive Director, Marjorie Gilberg

Front and Center: House of Blues Music Forward Foundation Executive Director, Marjorie Gilberg

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Vice President of EarthQuaker Devices, Julie Robbins

Front and Center: Vice President of EarthQuaker Devices, Julie Robbins

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Nominations Are Now Open For The 2018 She Rocks Awards

Nominations Are Now Open For The 2018 She Rocks Awards

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) has announced that nominations are now open f[...]
Front and Center: Americana Singer and Songwriter, Shannon McNally

Front and Center: Americana Singer and Songwriter, Shannon McNally

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Drummer, Vocalist, Songwriter and Roland Product Specialist, Jordan West

Front and Center: Drummer, Vocalist, Songwriter and Roland Product Specialist, Jordan West

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
'Hit Like A Girl' Announced Champions, Winners & Award Recipients In 2017 Contest

'Hit Like A Girl' Announced Champions, Winners & Award Recipients In 2017 Contest

Nearly 3 dozen of today’s top drummers have been announced as the Champions, Winners and Award Recip[...]
Front and Center: Singer and Songwriter, BeLL

Front and Center: Singer and Songwriter, BeLL

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front And Center: 2017 She Rocks ASCAP Expo Showcase

Front And Center: 2017 She Rocks ASCAP Expo Showcase

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front And Center: Co-Founder of Girls Rock Sacramento and Vocal Instructor, Larisa Bryski

Front And Center: Co-Founder of Girls Rock Sacramento and Vocal Instructor, Larisa Bryski

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the[...]