Women in Music

Interview: Bengi Unsal, Southbank Centre

The Southbank Centre's senior contemporary music programmer explains the thinking behind her new Concrete Lates electronic music series to mark the opening of a new 1,000-capacity standing venue...

Interview: Ms Banks

'I feel like our music is getting way better; we’re living true, empowering each other to go on to even greater things' - the Nicki Minaj-approved rapper chats women in music and more...

#PressForProgress: part three

This is our final instalment marking International Women’s Day’s #PressForProgress campaign, featuring MOBOs' Kanya King, PAWWS, FERAL is KINKY, composer Nina Whiteman and Catherine and Harriet from Manners McDade.

#PressForProgress: part two

In the second part of our International Women’s Day special, songwriters Raphaella and Roxanne de Bastion, plus PRS Foundation's Vanessa Reed and Black Deer Festival's Gill Tee, share their ideas for achieving gender parity in music.

#PressForProgress: part one

To mark International Women’s Day 2018 tomorrow, women from across the music industry tell us where the business is at right now and what more can be done to tackle gender inequality...

Girls I Rate to mark International Women’s Day

'The groundswell of support for women’s equality has grown and grown, but there is still much work to be done,' Girls I Rate founder Carla Marie Williams announces her plans for International Women's Day 2018...