International Women’s Day is a date that every riot grrrl should have firmly scribbled into their diaries. Over the past few years the number of women celebrating International Women’s Day has sky rocketed. With an increasing number of awesome events to attend there are more ways to celebrate how women kick-ass than ever. You don’t just have to sit at home Tweeting about International Women’s Day, you can get involved and give your support to some of the freshest (and fiercest) female fronted talent around today!
The most anticipated UK event on IWD is Like A Woman – A celebration for international Women’s Day. The live music event is taking place down in London and will be showcasing international female fronted talent.
Join the Magic Numbers co-founder Michele Stodart.
The enigmatically irresistible Canadian artist Jane Siberry.
Award-winning Australian singer-songwriter Emily Barker.
The brashly beautiful Salford songstress Ren Harvieu.
Mercury Prize nominee Kathryn Williams.
The resoundingly stunning English singer-songwriter Karima Francis.
Art-Rock multi-instrumentalist Raeyennan Husbandes.
With such an eclectic array of talent promising such a unique audio-empowerment experience, this special event is one not to be missed. Throughout the evening, the sensational array of talent will be salvaging old iconic tracks about the girl and reinterpreting them with a contemporary twist. You can expect everything from the artists original material to nostalgia-inducing renditions of classic tracks.
The event is taking place on March 8th, 2018 at JW3: 341-351 Finchley Road, London NW3 6ET
You can book tickets from the Box Office: 020 7433 8988 or via the website.
If you can’t make it down to London for International Women’s day, you can always join in with GWG’s International Women’s Day celebrations online through Facebook & Twitter!
Amelia Vandergast, 2018
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