Post Tagged with: "music industry"

Shania Twain On Feminism, Being A Trailblazer & Pushing The Boundaries In Music

Shania Twain On Feminism, Being A Trailblazer & Pushing The Boundaries In Music

Before Taylor Swift crossed over from country to pop successfully, there was Shania Twain who essentially forged the path for her. We all remember Shania for giving us some of […]

October 10, 2017 ×
Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

Singer Opens Up About Emotional Abuse From Her Manager & Its Prevalence In The Music Industry

By AK Karrasch Learning about the music industry dates back to some of my earliest memories. In one of them, I’m wearing my Snow White costume, sitting so close to […]

August 21, 2017 ×
Artist & Producer Tiffany Miranda Started ‘Girls Make Beats’ Org. To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

Artist & Producer Tiffany Miranda Started ‘Girls Make Beats’ Org. To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

If you saw the recent HBO 4-part mini-series ‘The Defiant Ones’, you will be familiar with the story of artist, producer and entrepreneur Andre Young, aka the eponymous Dr. Dre, […]

July 19, 2017 ×
‘Icon For Hire’ Singer Ariel On Her Female Fans, Feminism, & Lyrics That Make A Difference

‘Icon For Hire’ Singer Ariel On Her Female Fans, Feminism, & Lyrics That Make A Difference

“Is a level playing field too much to ask for?” That’s the question Icon For Hire singer Ariel asks in their latest single ‘Now You Know’. The follow up music […]

February 17, 2016 ×
Why Rapper Killer Mike Speaking Out For Female Sexual Assault Victims In The Music Biz Is Important

Why Rapper Killer Mike Speaking Out For Female Sexual Assault Victims In The Music Biz Is Important

ICYMI, New York-based musician Amber Coffman of the band Dirty Projectors recently caused a storm in the music industry when she boldly tweeted about her experience being sexually harassed by […]

February 3, 2016 ×
We LOVE Riot Grrrl Kathleen Hanna’s Opinion On Pop Stars And Feminism

We LOVE Riot Grrrl Kathleen Hanna’s Opinion On Pop Stars And Feminism

We have so much love for singer and Riot Grrrl revolutionary Kathleen Hanna. For those not so familiar with her music in Bikini Kill, Le Tigre or The Julie Ruin, […]

September 4, 2015 ×
Singer Grimes On The Problematic Way The Music Industry Treats Female Musicians

Singer Grimes On The Problematic Way The Music Industry Treats Female Musicians

Canadian singer/musician Grimes, aka Claire Boucher was featured on the cover of Fader Magazine recently, and in an interview she talks about her music, her roots, her beefs and her […]

August 20, 2015 ×
We’re Beliebers: How Scooter Braun Is Breaking Gender Barriers In The Music Industry.

We’re Beliebers: How Scooter Braun Is Breaking Gender Barriers In The Music Industry.

You probably know him best as the guy who discovered Justin Bieber and turned him into the global phenomenon he is today. Aside from the Biebs, manager Scooter Braun also […]

July 2, 2015 ×
How A Career Change Saved My Sanity & My Health

How A Career Change Saved My Sanity & My Health

By Lisa Hirsch It was 3 a.m. on a chilly Venice Beach morning when I had my “something’s gotta give” moment. My boyfriend was sleeping soundly and I was sitting […]

July 24, 2014 ×
Jennifer Lopez’s New Music Video A Commentary On Sexism In The Industry

Jennifer Lopez’s New Music Video A Commentary On Sexism In The Industry

Jenny from the block don’t take no sh#@ from anyone, and her latest music video shows us all why! The latina superstar and current American Idol judge has just released […]

March 18, 2014 ×