Monday, May 21, 2018

Musicians

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...

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....

Front and Center: Jen Taylor Warren, Co-Founder, of the Iron Maidens

By Justine Souchack The metal genre is often dominated by male artists, leaving little room for female musicians to shine. One artist who has broken through this mold, however, is Jen Taylor Warren, co-founder, and first vocalist of the legendary all-girl Iron...

Front and Center: Butterscotch, Musician, Beatboxer & LGBTQ Activist

Front and Center: Butterscotch, Musician, Beatboxer & LGBTQ Activist By Myki Angeline https://youtu.be/nGiss_iIKC0 To say Butterscotch is multitalented is an understatement. Her style is eclectic and ever-evolving. She is a one-woman phenomenon incorporating looping with beatboxing, piano, guitar, flute, saxophone, and bass...

Front and Center: Exene Cervenka, Singer of X

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...

Front And Center: Benita Lewis, Drummer, Sound Engineer, & Co-CEO of UltraMedia Studios

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...

Front And Center: Sarah And Stephanie Snyder, Deer Park Avenue

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...

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

Fanny Walked the Earth, often dubbed as the "Godmothers of Chick Rock," is an installment of Fanny, the first female band to sign and release a full studio album under a major label in the mid-1960's. The band consists...

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

Front and Center: Joanna Connor, Blues Guitarist & Singer-Songwriter By Leslie Buttonow If you find yourself in Chicago on any given night, chances are you’ll be able to watch Joanna Connor tear off the roof with her scorching blues guitar solos...

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

Front and Center: Susan Cattaneo, Songwriter, Performer and Professor By Leslie Buttonow Photo by Dave Rackley “I think music might just be the greatest gift we have to share with the world.” This heartfelt statement resides on the website of Susan Cattaneo,...