Some days I wake up and I am inspired by Olivia Pope from the show Scandal. I remind myself that I will take-no-nonsense, and be a hard-working, confident, and focused individual. I remind myself that even though I may be a 5 foot 2 ½ tall gladiator, “I am good at what I do.” And […]
GIRLS, ART and ACTION est un documentaire audio réalisé par Claire Lesacher dans le cadre du concert-bénéfice Change le Rythme qui a eu lieu le 15 juin 2011 à Montréal. Organisé par et pour la Fondation filles d’Action, Change le Rythme mettait en avant des musiciennes, des chanteuses, des poètes et des Dj montréalaises. Écoutez le reportage ici.
This week, “Women In Art” features its first musical group! Portrait of a Lady is an emerging string quartet based in Montreal. With wildly different musical backgrounds and experiences scouring the worlds of classical, early music, contemporary avant-garde, funk, hip-hop, country, folk, world and indie rock these four women each bring a totally unique spin on what the string quartet should be.
Whoopi Goldberg suggested that the second picture was about Rihanna taking back control and moving on from her incident with Chris Brown. Joy Behar had mixed feelings, she wasn’t sure what Rihanna was moving on to.
i’m not sure when i first heard of LAL, but i am sure that it was in a political context. they’ve been in montreal a few times in the last year, appearing at the mcgill rad frosh concert, launching an album with Kader and Tu-Three at the Mayworks concert, and i’m sure many others. this […]
It’s been a really busy year: grant writing, scouting locations, sealing sponsorships deals with music stores, two fundraisers, community outreach, policy meetings, outreach meetings, event meetings, fundraising meetings, website meetings, promotion meetings, and meetings about meetings…
I picked up the guitar once or twice, tried my hand at piano, and sung into my hairbrush. But I was scared. I was scared to fail, scared to take up too much space in making mistakes, and not being as good as the boys.
I am a dreamer, a leader, a singer-songwriter, a daughter, and I hope to someday change the world with my music, even if it is the world of one person, I know I will have contributed to making a difference in this world.