Date(s) - 11/01/2020
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Categories LGBT New Jersey events
LIVE online: Queer Women in Music
QWiM is back for our monthly event, well late a day. Let’s blame it on Halloween!
There are FREE EVENTBRITE TICKETS to be gotten this time, just for stats gathering, so please pick one up if you plan on stopping in for any portion of the event, Thanks!
QWiM’s mission is to provide a platform for artists to continue to express their art in lieu of having lost their gigs over the pasts several months. Please keep in mind they are volunteering their time to share of themselves.
Please consider a donation into their Venmo/PayPal. Information listed under their Bio which will also be made available during the livestream!
Each performer will go LIVE on this page at their designated time. The exact schedule will be published in a couple of weeks once all the players are here.
This is the general order of appearance:
Brittany Baldwin – is a local singer/songwriter based in St. Petersburg Florida. She is best known for her powerhouse vocals, creative covers, and catchy originals. She is heavily inspired by vocalists like Adele and Anne Wilson of Heart. Brittany plays solo shows regularly throughout the Tampa Bay Area; however, you can also catch her perform with her full band, Divine AF, which is a seven piece all female LGBTQ band and with her duo, Er B & Bee.
YouTube: Brittany Baldwin Music or follow this link:
Lisa Noe – A native Kentuckian and Florida resident, 2020 Creative Loafing Best of the Bay: Singer-Songwriter recipient, Lisa Noe has captivated audiences since the youthful age of 13. Harnessing life experiences and storytelling make for an easy visualization of her music.
She has appeared on WMNF and NPR radio, the Melissa Etheridge Cruise lineup 2018. Lisa has opened for such acts as Betty from “The L Word” and “AG” Adrianne Gonzalez. Her passionate vocals and lyrics have graced her with a large fan base across central Florida as well as Louisville Kentucky.
Kelly Neff – Hailing from Virginia, Kelly Neff brings a uniqueness to the stage with a commanding presence and engaging performances. Her original music is heartfelt and covers a wide spectrum of blues, folk, funk, and rock, added to creative arrangements of cover songs to deliver a memorable show in any setting.
Her latest album, About Face, follows a personal journey through resolution, discovery, loss, recovery, and transformation, earning her the SSA’s Songwriter of the Year for 2016 and 2019.
She has opened for several national acts, including Melissa Etheridge, Keb Mo, JJ Grey, Kellie Pickler, Ronnie Milsap, The Subdudes, Livingston Taylor, The Wallflowers, Marty Stuart, and Fastball. She was one of many performers on Melissa Etheridge’s 2018 Rockin’ the Boat Cruise and is set to release a new album by early 2021.
Winter Grain – Bio coming up….
Dani Arranka – is a singer/songwriter, an indie/house/pop artist from Connecticut. She has starred in an indie film called “Alterations” where she plays a trans women reconnecting with her Amnesic mother . This film made its debut at HBO Latino Film Festival of 2017 and also at OutCt Film Festival in her hometown. Gracing the front page of the arts section of the Hartford Courant.
She has pursued a career in music, performing at many local gay Pride festivals in Connecticut while filming, directing and editing her own music videos and traveling the U.S with her popular song, “be like me”. Arranka is currently working on a new album that will soon be released including songs that she dropped earlier this year.
For more information:
Main Page: www.facebook.com/ThatAmethyst