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Under the radar: Black History Month

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This month is Black History month, and here at The World is Listening we take great pride in shining a light on some of the women who, we feel, might have fallen under the radar. We’ve compiled a playlist of some of the great unsung heroines in music, spanning punk, ska, hip hop and of…

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Bristol Residency: Drop-In, Workshops & Gigs

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The World is Listening are pleased to present a week long residency on Stokes Croft in Bristol, join us at The Canteen each day for a free drop-in advice hub, and for gigs every night from 9.30pm PLUS workshops and film at The Arts House – full details below. To reserve tickets to the workshops and film at The…

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New Music Monday – March 16 2015

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Week 3 and I seem to be, gladly, keeping up with this new ritual. It’s new music monday on BBC 6 Music today, so I thoroughly recommend you tune in, right now! We’ve already heard Countney Barnett’s ‘Pedestrian at Best’ on Lauren Laverne this morning… (love this song)     Last week Best Girl Athlete…

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The women of the Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival

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In its third year, the Bristol International Jazz & Blues festival is living up to its Colston Hall sized reputation. I recently met up with a powerhouse couple in Bristol, Artistic Director of the festival, Denny Ilett, who is very excited about the talented array of women performing at the festival this year, and Katya…

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