Women in Music

ReBalance announces second round of artists

Lazy Day, Tamzene, Maya Kally, The Van T’s and Magick Mountain are the latest acts to be chosen for the programme, which provides a step-up for female led bands and solo artists in live 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...