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FEMALE IS NOT A GENRE: A debate in Bristol

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And so we continue our quest to celebrate and represent women in music, and sparking the conversation about the cause and effect of the gender gap in the music industry. We are bringing our second public discussion in Bristol to Fyfe Hall, upstairs in the Trinity Centre, debating the topic ‘Female is not a genre’, lead by 3 excellent…

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Hands up, who wants to see more women at UK festivals?

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With winter (FINALLY) starting to thaw here in Britain, talk turns to festival season as the first of the summer line-up announcements dominate our news feeds, and the lack of female musicians is, again, prominent. A few years ago Anya Pearson, writer, musician and editor of the Fabian Review, audited some of the biggest UK festival…

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