Here is our (very incomplete) list of some amazing women doing awesome things for our local music scene.
Multi-instrumentalist, stellar songwriter, and front-woman of the band, PROPERTY.
Co-founder of St. John’s Women in Music, provoker of important and thoughtful conversations around inclusive/safe spaces, musician recording under the name Weary.
Creator of RENDERS, Guitarist, Singer, Recording artist,
Gut-wrenchingly beautiful vocalist, member of The Once, world-touring recording artist, collaborator, songwriter.
7 strong, all-nation women’s drum group, using music
to address Aboriginal rights and social issues and promote community and togetherness.
Songwriter, guitarist, band leader, activist,
co-founder of Girls Rock NL and St. John’s Women in Music (SWIM), volunteer, organiser, writer,industry innovator.
Classically trained French horn player,
former Hey Rosetta band member, songwriter, recording artist, frontwoman for Wunderstrands, Programing & Administrative Assistant with Girls Rock NL.
JUNO award winning, signed singer-songwriter, guitarist,
vocalist, 8 albums (!) under her belt, advocate for mental healthcare services.
Synth/Vocalist/Songwriter with It Could be Franky, and
Land of the Lakes, ECMA-nominated, Music NL Award -Winner.
Singer/Songwriter/ Actor, star in local musicals,
powerful vocalist, producer of shows, Spirit of NL regular, multi-award nominated artist, gutsy performer.
Owner of Bakeapple Productions, trained clarinetist,
concert promoter, music industry business bad-ass, grant-writer, organiser, festival worker.
Innovative artist, frontwoman for countless new local
bands, scene starter, and RPM Collaborator .
Powerhouse vocalist, professional illustrator/graphic
designer, design and marketing director with Girls Rock NL, co-founder of
Mightypop, concert promoter, guitarist with Thelma & Louise.
Band off creator, mayoral candidate, talk show host,
cultural advocate, shaker-upperer.
Drummer, performer, teacher, artist, performer, staple
local band member, Girls Rock NL mentor.
Educator, creator, writer, multiinstrumentalist,
member of the JUNO award winning Swinging Belles.
Program, Marketing and Communications Director with
Music NL, former employee with ECMA, event coordinator, arts administrator, organiser of all things music and marketing.
Flautist, looper, innovator, collaborator,
award-winner, teacher, performer, and workshop giver.
Multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, student of Berklee,
bassist, performer beyond her years.
½ of the Fortunate Ones, touring musician, performer,
multi-instrumentalist, collaborator, songwriter, award-winner.
Classical violinist, Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra
member, educator, mother, poet, activist, city councillor.
Professional violinist/ fiddler, NSO member, educator,
leader, performer, and bringer of Ukrainian/NL music.
We didn’t have space to list all the women doing awesome things for and in our local music scene, but we support and stand with you all.