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Entries in 'women in music' (20)

INTERVIEW: Lauren Deakin Davies aka DIDI - 'As an artist, you have so much more power if you understand music production'

INTERVIEW: Lauren Deakin Davies aka DIDI - 'As an artist, you have so much more power if you understand music production'

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Having just won NMG’s Producer of the Year award, owning her own studio, producing a body of work that includes albums with Kate Dimbleby and Kelly Oliver, recoridng a live ...

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 22nd 2017 at 11:58AM
INTERVIEW: Daisy Rock's Tish Ciravolo on doing whatever it takes to get more girls playing guitar

INTERVIEW: Daisy Rock's Tish Ciravolo on doing whatever it takes to get more girls playing guitar

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Since its launch in 2000, Daisy Rock Girl Guitars has created numerous guitars and basses specifically for women, making instruments with a look and feel that appeals to young girls ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 15th 2017 at 11:55AM
ReBalance initiative to get more women into music production praised by industry

ReBalance initiative to get more women into music production praised by industry

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Festival Republic and PRS Foundation have launched a new initiative to get more women into music production.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 9th 2017 at 12:05PM
Daisy Rock rebuts claims St Vincent's Ernie Ball is the first female signature guitar made for the mass market

Daisy Rock rebuts claims St Vincent's Ernie Ball is the first female signature guitar made for the mass market

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Female-owned guitar maker Daisy Rock has hit back at claims that St Vincent’s Ernie Ball signature model is the first for mass market designed by a woman, asking for the ...

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 8th 2017 at 3:18PM

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Jazz Promoters Fellowship aims to create gender balance within the UK jazz scene

Jazz Promoters Fellowship aims to create gender balance within the UK jazz scene

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A new, fully funded fellowship has been announced to help create a gender balance within the UK jazz scene.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 13th 2017 at 3:26PM
Women in Music comes to UK thanks to new Help Musicians partnership

Women in Music comes to UK thanks to new Help Musicians partnership

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Charity Help Musicians UK (HMUK) has entered a partnership with Women in Music (WIM), the global non-profit organisation founded to support and empower women in the music industry.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 8th 2017 at 3:25PM
11 female musicians championing and representing women in music right now

11 female musicians championing and representing women in music right now

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While the music and MI industries have rapidly progressed over the years to become more diverse and equal, the shocking statistics revealed in PRS Foundation's recent report show that there ...

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 8th 2017 at 3:36PM
Nearly 80% of women working in the music industry have experienced sexism

Nearly 80% of women working in the music industry have experienced sexism

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A new report from PRS Foundation has highlighted the shocking amount of sexism that is still prevalent in today’s music industry.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 2nd 2017 at 10:21AM

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INTERVIEW: How First Timers Festival is helping to make the UK music scene more diverse

INTERVIEW: How First Timers Festival is helping to make the UK music scene more diverse

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The UK has a history of producing fantastic bands that have become household names around the globe.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 27th 2017 at 11:18AM
BBC calls for women in music production to present TV, radio and online programmes

BBC calls for women in music production to present TV, radio and online programmes

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The BBC is on the look our for female experts in music production and other fields who would like to contribute to its programming.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 6th 2017 at 3:36PM
Let's Be The Change campaign aims to get more women speaking at music industry events

Let's Be The Change campaign aims to get more women speaking at music industry events

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A new campaign is encouraging females working in the music industry who are happy to speak at events to sign themselves up to a new database.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 2nd 2017 at 2:56PM
AIM’s Women In Music 2017

AIM’s Women In Music 2017

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Jan 16th 2017

Location: London

The Association Of Independent Music's ninth annual Women In Music event takes place in London on January 16th.

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EXCLUSIVE: Pianist Sunny Li talks about getting kids into classical music and THAT viral video

EXCLUSIVE: Pianist Sunny Li talks about getting kids into classical music and THAT viral video

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Sunny Li is a Chinese concert pianist based in London. She started learning the piano at the age of four, she had her first public performance in China at the ...

Laura  Barnes
on Dec 11th 2016 at 3:57PM
LAURA B. WHITMORE: How to use social media to connect with female customers

LAURA B. WHITMORE: How to use social media to connect with female customers

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Our US columnist and WiMN (Women’s International Music Network) founder, Laura B. Whitmore, discusses how MI businesses can use social media to reach new female customers…

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 8th 2016 at 3:07PM
INTERVIEW: Catalan quartet Mourn on new album 'Ha, Ha, He', gear and sexism in music

INTERVIEW: Catalan quartet Mourn on new album 'Ha, Ha, He', gear and sexism in music

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Lead vocalist and guitarist from Barcelona alt rock outfit Mourn, Jazz Rodríguez Bueno, tells MI Pro editor Daniel Gumble about the making of their new album Ha, Ha, He, gender discrimination in ...

Daniel Gumble
on Jun 2nd 2016 at 10:30AM