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Nominations Now Open for 2019 She Rocks Awards

Nominations Now Open for 2019 She Rocks Awards Celebrating its seventh year, the annual She Rocks Awards returns to the House of Blues Anaheim on January 25, 2019 to honor women who display unique talent and leadership within the music...

She Rocks Showcase Shines a Light at ASCAP Expo

By Laura B. Whitmore The annual She Rocks Showcase at the ASCAP Expo, held on May 8, 2018, added amazing energy to this Los Angeles conference of songwriters and music creators. Showcasing four amazingly talented and diverse musical acts, the...

5 Musician Moms Who Prove Motherhood IS Cool

Who says you have to stop rocking after you purchase a rocking chair? These celebrity moms show that they are capable of handling a family and a career, and that there is nothing wrong with that! #1 Brody Dalle Tattoos,...

3 Iconic Female Artists Who Were Told “No”, Just Before They Blew Up

We must give our industry some credit, it is very hard to be an A&R at a record label. From day-to-day you are swimming in artist demos, Emails, Soundcloud links, and an endless amount of concert invites. Amidst the...

Front and Center: Priscilla Renea, Singer-Songwriter

Front and Center: Priscilla Renea, Singer-Songwriter By Laura B. Whitmore Priscilla Renea has spent nearly a decade as one of the songwriters behind some of music’s biggest hits by artists such as Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Pitbull, Miranda Lambert, Diplo and more....

SHE ROCKS TALKS – Action Items: Facing Adversity about Diversity

By Laura B. Whitmore We’ve all been there. From blatant discrimination, to subtle conversation, women come face to face with challenging situations every day. In this lively panel noted female members of the music industry discuss the particular issues of...

Front and Center: Samantha Pink, Director Business Operations at JAM Industries

Front and Center: Samantha Pink, Director Business Operations at JAM Industries by Justine Souchack Samantha Pink is the director of business operations at Jam Industries, a high volume distributor specializing in consumer electronics, musical instruments, and pro audio and lighting equipment. Jam Industries was...

5 Qualities Successful Women Share 

5 Qualities Successful Women Share  The music industry is ever-changing. Whether you’re in the music business or involved in the creative side of the industry, there is no straight path to success as there are a million different routes to...

Front and Center: Erica Richstad, Manager, Applications Engineering at Dolby

Front and Center: Erica Richstad, Manager, Applications Engineering At Dolby By Myki Angeline Dolby Laboratories specializes in audio noise reduction and audio encoding/compression, and licenses its technologies to consumer electronics manufacturers. Most of us are familiar with Dolby technology in movie theaters,...

Youtube Tips For Professional Musicians

Youtube, owned by Google, is without a doubt one of the most powerful social media tool with over a whopping 1.5 billion monthly users. If utilized correctly, the video platform can be a way unknown musician can grow an...