FEM141 Music Showcase Opportunities for Women with Ashley Kervabon of #WomenCrush Music
Ashley Kervabon was a singer-songwriter living in Portland, Oregon when she realized her mission was to build a community for women in the music industry. #WomenCrush Music was created to help fellow female artists advance in their careers.
Creating music showcase opportunities is one of the driving factors behind #WomenCrush Music, which is all about promoting female artists and providing a platform to help them get noticed and gain exposure for their music. Focusing on live events, #WomenCrush Music has produced showcases all around the US and Canada. With hopes of expanding across the globe in future, the team is always looking for people to get involved as an artists, volunteers or both. To learn more about helping #WomenCrush Music open chapters in new areas, click the button below.
Starting Women Crush Non-Profit to Help Musicians
Showcases in 13 cities every other month that spotlight local rising artists
Trying to build a sense of community among artists
Very organized with giving tools to local chapter leaders for booking
Choosing Artists for a Music Showcase
Doesn’t do just one genre
4 artists per showcase
Includes a couple of newcomers
Artists selected support the cause and believe in helping other musicians
Future Plans for Expanding Women Crush
Focus for the next 6 months is to develop 13 cities where they already have a presence
Goal is for each city to have at least 3 team members
Bree Noble is an entrepreneur, musician and speaker. She founded Women of Substance Radio, an online radio station that promotes quality female artists in all genres, in 2007. She launched the Women of Substance Music Podcast in November 2014, a 5 day per week show which promotes Independent female artists. Her podcast has hit #1 in New & Noteworthy for the Music, Arts and Society & Culture categories and #4 Audio Podcast on all of iTunes. She draws on her extensive experience running her own music business, both as a solo musician and as an Industry professional, to train and mentor other female musicians. Learn more about the station, the show and the artists atwww.wosradio.com. Connect with Bree on Twitter @BreeNoble or on Facebook or on Instagram @breenoblemusic