A Big Announcement: Issue #1

A Big Announcement: Issue #1

Jun 17, 2016

We are beyond excited to announce that Women in Rock will be releasing our first print publication this August! Yes, you read that right, we are taking this to print!!! Our first issue will be celebrated with an event at the Woodward Theater featuring Alice Bag, Leggy and Birdie Hearse on August 16th!! Tickets are available here. We’d like to give you a...

Femme Fatale- March 20th, A Night that Celebrates Nurturing

Femme Fatale- March 20th, A Night that Celebrates Nurturing

Mar 16, 2016

Molly Morris and Ellie Mae Mitchell, whom comprise Cincinnati folk band, Harlot, saw a need for something in the music scene and acted on it. March 20th celebrates their 3rd Femme Fatale night, which is to continues as an on-going festival. Each Femme Fatale event has fallen around the turn of the seasons. It started because Harlot was “getting paired with...

Ladyfest Cincinnati Starts Today! An Interview with Founder, Rachelle Caplan

Ladyfest Cincinnati Starts Today! An Interview with Founder, Rachelle Caplan

Oct 15, 2015

From October 15-17th, Cincinnati will bear witness to its first ever Ladyfest– “a multi-faceted 3 day festival promoting women involved in arts and activism.” I sat down with Rachelle Caplan, founder and lead organizer of Ladyfest Cincinnati, to learn about her goals and inspirations for the fest. Rachelle’s first experience with a...

Song of the Week: “W.D.M.R.S.” by We Are Hex

Song of the Week: “W.D.M.R.S.” by We Are Hex

Mar 9, 2015

It’s seem like an appropriate week for “W.D.M.R.S” by We Are Hex to be the song of the week seeing as they’ll be playing at Black Plastic this Saturday, March 14th (although Friday the 13th would be a more fitting date for them). W.D.M.R.S is off of their most recent 45 and last time I saw We Are Hex, frontwoman, Jilly, told me all about...

Shilpa Ray…The #1 Reason to go out on a Monday Night

Shilpa Ray…The #1 Reason to go out on a Monday Night

Apr 21, 2014

When I first heard Shilpa Ray, I was the music director for UC’s student radio station, Bearcast. The perk of the position was getting new music sent to you daily. A lot of it was bad, a lot of it I was indifferent to, but sometimes a gem fell into my lap. Shilpa Ray was the best gem of my entire 3 year stint as music director. The CD that was sent to me...

Kelly Thomas: Feminism, Strength and Equality expressed through Not Just One More Girl On A Stage

Kelly Thomas: Feminism, Strength and Equality expressed through Not Just One More Girl On A Stage

Oct 24, 2013

By: Roxie Conquistador ‘You know,’ she tells me, ‘I realize that I have a talent for pushing people to share what’s inside, to connect with their potential and project it.’ I’m sitting, standing, walking, running errands, sharing a pretzel, sharing a beer and sharing thoughts with Kelly Thomas; and already I’m more motivated. She’s a teacher, a...