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Poet Jah9 on womanhood, intuition and doing what you love

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Back in August, Jamaican dub poet and vocalist Jah9 braved the relative cold of Kelmarsh to grace the main stage of Shambala Festival 2016. We caught up with her after the show to talk about her experience of being a woman in a male-dominated industry, the power of intuition and why doing what you love…

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In Discussion with Anoushka Shankar at Shambala Festival

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THE WORLD IS LISTENING PRESENTS: A Conversation on music, gender and race with Anoushka Shankar, Rioghnach Connolly & Gwyneth Herbert. When women now make up 16% of the UK Performers Rights Society, average about the same in performers at major UK festivals, and even less in producer and executive roles in the music industry, this…

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Combat The Critic at Shambala Festival 2016

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THE WORLD IS LISTENING PRESENTS: Combat the Critic – A workshop for women’s confidence in music The World is Listening is an organisation addressing the gender gap in the UK music industry, and creating an inspiring community to support and celebrate women in music. Their research so far has revealed that a major issue holding…

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TWIL teams up with Shambala Festival 2016

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WE HAVE SOME EXCITING SUMMER NEWS! This month we will be heading to Shambala Festival to host you 2 incredible events on site: ‘Combat the Critic': a workshop for women’s confidence in music + a panel discussion with some amazing women performing at the festival. To celebrate, and to help shine a light on the…

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