Friday, August 17, 2018

Musicians

Front And Center: Militia Vox, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Director, Producer

Front and Center: Militia Vox, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Director, and Producer By Myki Angeline Militia Vox is shattering the stereotypes for women of color in the music industry. As an award-winning singer, songwriter, musician, visual artist, director, and producer she takes...

Front and Center: Dani Deahl, Producer, DJ & Journalist

Front and Center: Dani Deahl, Producer, DJ and Journalist By Leslie Buttonow Here at the WiMN, we like to celebrate and encourage fabulous and fierce women in music who not only are on top of their game, but who also advocate...

Front And Center: Olivia Frances, Singer/Songwriter

By Laura B. Whitmore Singer/Songwriter Olivia Frances hails from Ohio. Moving east for college, she left home but took her songwriting spirit with her. A student at Clark University, she studies environmental science by day and performs by night, traveling...

Front And Center: Audrey Harrer, Musician, Berklee College of Music Creative Director

By Leslie Buttonow What do harps, music loopers and chamber music have in common? A lot, actually, if you’re Audrey Harrer. An electroacoustic harp player, Harrer performs her own style of experimental and alternative music, incorporating vocals and interesting elements...

Front And Center: Jimena Fosado, Guitarist

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: Beatie Wolfe, Singer-Songwriter and Musical Innovator

Front and Center: Beatie Wolfe, Singer-Songwriter and Musical Innovator By Leslie Buttonow If you’re of a certain age, you can remember being a kid or a young adult purchasing a vinyl album (or many of them!) and spending time studying the...

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...