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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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 the 201[...]
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 [...]
Lisa Loeb to be honored at the 2018 She Rocks Awards by The Women’s International Music Network

Lisa Loeb to be honored at the 2018 She Rocks Awards by The Women’s International Music Network

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) is pleased to announce acclaimed platinum-selling[...]
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

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
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[...]
Recording Artist & Activist Autumn Sky Hall Sings About Feminism And Stories Of Survival With Write Or Die

Recording Artist & Activist Autumn Sky Hall Sings About Feminism And Stories Of Survival With Write Or Die

By Myki Angeline I have known Autumn Sky Hall for many years and have always admired her inner st[...]
Orianthi Debuted Her Customized PRS Guitar At Skyville Live In Nashville

Orianthi Debuted Her Customized PRS Guitar At Skyville Live In Nashville

By Myki Angeline Australian solo artist and guitarist, Orianthi has much to celebrate lately.[...]
Front and Center: Singer and Songwriter, Kate Mills

Front and Center: Singer and Songwriter, Kate Mills

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Breedlove Guitars Announces Dustin Lynch Giveaway Contest

Breedlove Guitars Announces Dustin Lynch Giveaway Contest

A unique Twitter contest offering 26 chances to win! Breedlove Guitars announces a unique contest i[...]
San Francisco Bay Area Bassist Diana Rey Plays The Music Of Queen

San Francisco Bay Area Bassist Diana Rey Plays The Music Of Queen

By Carl J Mancuso Carl J. Mancuso is a graduate of Louisiana State University (Journalism) and th[...]
Front and Center: SIR Nashville General Manager, Laura Ford

Front and Center: SIR Nashville General Manager, Laura Ford

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front And Center: Blues Rock Guitarist, Samantha Fish

Front And Center: Blues Rock Guitarist, Samantha Fish

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Canadian Artist and Owner of 'RockStar Reflections' Stacey Wells Commissions Hollywood Pop Art

Canadian Artist and Owner of 'RockStar Reflections' Stacey Wells Commissions Hollywood Pop Art

By Myki Angeline Stacey Wells loves to talk about art. Her paintings have captured the hearts[...]
Front And Center: Indie Artist Resource Founder and Entertainment Attorney, Erin M. Jacobson

Front And Center: Indie Artist Resource Founder and Entertainment Attorney, Erin M. Jacobson

By Jenna Paone The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women w[...]
Blues Guitarist And Vocalist Jackie Venson Releases Live Album To Rave Reviews

Blues Guitarist And Vocalist Jackie Venson Releases Live Album To Rave Reviews

By Myki Angeline Austin-born indie/blues guitarist/vocalist, Jackie Venson, released her live[...]
Front and Center: Guitar Center Director of Merchandising, General Accessories / Media, Kristy Porter

Front and Center: Guitar Center Director of Merchandising, General Accessories / Media, Kristy Porter

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Her Story, Her Voice: The Iridium Hosts Four Weeks Of Fierce Female Performers In Celebration Of Women’s History Month

Her Story, Her Voice: The Iridium Hosts Four Weeks Of Fierce Female Performers In Celebration Of Women’s History Month

By Myki Angeline March is the month to celebrate women, and what better way to do so than to host[...]
Front and Center: Executive Director of Bob Moog Foundation, Michelle Moog-Koussa

Front and Center: Executive Director of Bob Moog Foundation, Michelle Moog-Koussa

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Front and Center: Reverb PR and Communications Manager, Heather Farr

Front and Center: Reverb PR and Communications Manager, Heather Farr

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
13 Year Old Isolde Fair Receives Recognition From Hilary Clinton For Her Powerful Anthem 'To All The Little Girls'

13 Year Old Isolde Fair Receives Recognition From Hilary Clinton For Her Powerful Anthem 'To All The Little Girls'

By Myki Angeline What started out as a music assignment, turned into a powerful, young women's an[...]
Pop Artist Azra Released New Single 'Gravity' Via PopWrapped

Pop Artist Azra Released New Single 'Gravity' Via PopWrapped

Pop artist Azra just released her 2nd single "Gravity" via Popwrapped off her debut EP, Freedom, whi[...]
Front and Center: Korg USA Marketing Coordinator, Jennifer Reinhardt

Front and Center: Korg USA Marketing Coordinator, Jennifer Reinhardt

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
Exclusive Premiere Video 'Blink of an Eye' by The Mrs

Exclusive Premiere Video 'Blink of an Eye' by The Mrs

By Myki Angeline Far too often, we women find ourselves in constant self-doubt, lacking the confi[...]
'I'm With Them': Celebrating Women In Music With 100 Female Musicians On Sound Gaze Radio

'I'm With Them': Celebrating Women In Music With 100 Female Musicians On Sound Gaze Radio

100 female musicians from across the world have joined up with Sound Gaze Radio to celebrate women i[...]
Front And Center: Artist and Activist, Madame Gandhi

Front And Center: Artist and Activist, Madame Gandhi

The WiMN’s Front and Center is a weekly column that showcases accomplished women who work in the mus[...]
The WiMN Announces the 2017 She Rocks ASCAP EXPO Showcase at the ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO

The WiMN Announces the 2017 She Rocks ASCAP EXPO Showcase at the ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) announces the official ASCAP EXPO 2017 Sh[...]