Post Tagged with: "music"

Artist Princess Nokia Is The Intersectional Feminist & WOC Advocate The Music Industry Needs

Artist Princess Nokia Is The Intersectional Feminist & WOC Advocate The Music Industry Needs

Hip Hop and rap has long been dominated by male voices and male-driven artistry. But there have always been women grinding and hustling to get the same level of respect […]

November 29, 2017 ×
Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

Canadian Indigenous-Black DJ Empowering Marginalized Youth To Feel Represented In Media

The power of representation can never be underestimated. For many of us who grew looking at mainstream media and feeling like we didn’t belong due to the limited representations on […]

November 28, 2017 ×
All-Female Mariachi Band From Los Angeles Changing Common Perceptions Of The Genre

All-Female Mariachi Band From Los Angeles Changing Common Perceptions Of The Genre

It’s a genre of music we normally associate with men, but the women of Mariachi Lindas Mexicanas are trying to change the stereotypical perceptions around Mariachi music. The group was […]

November 20, 2017 ×
Singer/Songwriter Sonali Talks About Battling Lyme Disease & Rediscovering Her Love For Music

Singer/Songwriter Sonali Talks About Battling Lyme Disease & Rediscovering Her Love For Music

By Sonali I’ve wanted to be an artist for as long as I can remember. Every single move I made from the time I was a little girl, including signing […]

November 13, 2017 ×
Artist AZRA Reflects On The Meaning Of “Freedom” After Wrapping Up Her Pride Festivals Tour

Artist AZRA Reflects On The Meaning Of “Freedom” After Wrapping Up Her Pride Festivals Tour

By AZRA Freedom, as Webster dictionary would define as the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint. Ok, great. But really, if […]

July 20, 2017 ×
Femmes To The Front In Documentary Short “We’re Here, We’re Present: Women In Punk”

Femmes To The Front In Documentary Short “We’re Here, We’re Present: Women In Punk”

Music has always been at the forefront of cultural change and helping to shape the identity of entire generations. One genre that has undoubtedly stood out from the rest is […]

July 17, 2017 ×
Meet Kaija Kinney – Founder Of Canadian Music Festival ‘Metalocalypstick’ Celebrating Women In Metal

Meet Kaija Kinney – Founder Of Canadian Music Festival ‘Metalocalypstick’ Celebrating Women In Metal

If you are an avid outdoor music festival lover, you most likely have come across a few of the following headlines over the past few years: “Music festivals have a […]

June 5, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Ann Taylor Gets Political, And Madam Gandhi Mixes Music With Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Ann Taylor Gets Political, And Madam Gandhi Mixes Music With Feminism

YAS QUEENS! It’s Friday, which means we’re sharing our fave feminist videos of the week with you! Although we have quite a mix for you in this edition, covering fashion, […]

March 3, 2017 ×
Pop Queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor Says Being A Working Mom Is Important To Her ‘Familia’

Pop Queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor Says Being A Working Mom Is Important To Her ‘Familia’

You know her as the voice in the popular dance hits ‘Murder on the Dancefloor’, and ‘Groovejet’, but there is so much more to Brit-pop star Sophie Ellis-Bextor than just […]

October 13, 2016 ×
Rocker Shirley Manson On Celebrity Culture, Feminism, & How Punk Rock Gets Better With Age

Rocker Shirley Manson On Celebrity Culture, Feminism, & How Punk Rock Gets Better With Age

For many of us 90’s kids, hers was the voice that defined a generation of alternative/grunge music fans in a feminist way. Garbage singer Shirley Manson never played by the […]

June 21, 2016 ×
Threats Won’t Stop This Teen Girl From Leading Afghanistan’s 1st All-Female Orchestra

Threats Won’t Stop This Teen Girl From Leading Afghanistan’s 1st All-Female Orchestra

What do you do when you are a teen girl with a dream and a passion, but social constraints forbid it? Do it any, obviously! It’s what teens all over […]

June 1, 2016 ×
New York’s Metropolitan Opera To Produce It’s 1st Female-Written Production Since 1903

New York’s Metropolitan Opera To Produce It’s 1st Female-Written Production Since 1903

We’re not sure how this managed to go unnoticed in the creative arts world for so long, but the New York Metropolitan Opera is finally fixing its blatant gender problem […]

February 29, 2016 ×
Charli XCX Interviews Female Musicians For A BBC Documentary About Feminism

Charli XCX Interviews Female Musicians For A BBC Documentary About Feminism

You’re already familiar with her badass vocals on tracks like Iggy Azalea’s ‘Fancy’, and her own summer smash anthem ‘I Love It’. British singer Charli XCX is a force to […]

December 8, 2015 ×
Singer Emii Using Her Music To Draw Attention To Domestic Violence

Singer Emii Using Her Music To Draw Attention To Domestic Violence

It’s not often a subject that gets the music video treatment, but domestic violence is an issue that NEEDS to become more mainstream because awareness is key. We have recently […]

August 5, 2015 ×
Florence Welch Talks Greek Mythology, Iconic Women & Why Feminism Matters

Florence Welch Talks Greek Mythology, Iconic Women & Why Feminism Matters

Don’t worry you guys, this Joan of Arc-eqsue image of singer Florence Welch from Vogue magazine we used at the top of this blog post will totally make sense as […]

July 27, 2015 ×