#WomxnCrush Music announces a nationwide virtual tour to support and connect local music communities across 15 cities. Beginning in August, we will be partnering with local venues and sponsors at each tour stop, donating proceeds to participating venues and artists. You can find a full list of cities and links to register your interest below!
August 6th 6:30pm PST
Featuring Skip The Needle, Coraza & Melissa Jones
Tickets to the showcase are by donation.
All donations raised from this showcase will go to supporting local Bay Area venue Ivy Room. You can also support them by donating to their GoFundMe campaign.
Skip The Needle, the formidable female powerhouse bring a depth of personal insight and performing experience to their politically astute hard rock/funk songcraft.
Support Skip the Needle: Website | Instagram | Bandcamp
CORAZA is a feminist indie folk-pop group based in Oakland, CA. With roots in Chile, Guam, Mexico, and the Philippines, their sound is a unique fusion of experimental and traditional; nostalgic and provocative
Support Coraza: Website | Instagram | Youtube
Melissa Jones is a singer-songwriter and has released music with No Lovely Thing, a 7 piece soul-funk band as well as Fresh Feel, an R&B duo composed of vocals and guitar arrangements/beats.
Support Melissa Jones: Website | Instagram | Bandcamp
August 11th 2pm PST
"Take your Career to the Next Level”
With Panelists Linda Garnett, Courtney Fairchild & Terra Lopez
We understand as an artist, it is important to grow and evolve! Join our esteemed Bay Area panelists for a discussion on the in's and outs of taking those coveted "next steps" to grow in your career, how to get your music heard through the noise, and their experience in the music industry as womxn in the field! Find out how to utilize all the resources at your fingertips to LEVEL UP your career as an artist.
Linda Garnett (Founder / CEO at Indie Music Women)
Linda is driven to focus her talents to break down the walls caging in women in the music industry, starting with those that need the help the most – the women in Indie Music; the women who are trying to break into the industry and get noticed; the women who are compelled to succeed.
Connect with Linda: Website | Instagram | Facebook
Courtney Fairchild (Manager & Consultant at Direct Input Management)
Courtney's experience has given her the unique perspective to see what artists truly need and so rarely find: someone fiercely invested in what they do, who understands every facet of making and promoting music.
Connect with Courtney: Website | Facebook
Terra Lopez (of Rituals of Mine, publicist for Terrorbird)
Hailing from Sacramento, Rituals of Mine is the immersive, hybrid R&B-electronic project of Terra Lopez. Formerly known as Sister Crayon, the project led by Lopez and musician Dani Fernandez changed their name to Rituals of Mine after the then-duo signed to Warner Bros. After parting ways with Fernandez in the fall of 2017, Lopez reclaimed Rituals of Mine as a solo project.
Connect with Terra: Instagram | Spotify