BY Maggie Carr in Feminizzle on Mar 13, 2014 |
Are you a kick-ass lady? Wanna nosh, drink, and exchange ideas with similarly kick-ass ladies? Here’s your chance!
The Lady Project, a Providence-based organization for female entrepreneurs and curious, creative women, is hosting its second annual Lady Project Summit on Saturday, April 12, 2014.
Last year’s Summit, which featured BUST co-founder Debbie Stoller as its keynote speaker, ruled super-hard. You won’t want ... Read More
BY Jaime Lowe in Music Stuff on Nov 26, 2013 |
The first time I saw Whore Paint, a self proclaimed-feminist, Riff Rock/No Wave/Crooner Shred hybrid band out of Providence, RI , I was immediately 16 again and at my first Sleater-Kinney show in my busted Docs, baby barrette firmly lodged against the side of my head with a newfound hope that there’s an entire league of cool ladies who I could aspire to be like. Tulsa-raised Providence resident and woman about town, Reba Mitchell (of Made ... Read More
BY Maggie Carr in General on Mar 20, 2013 |
Ladies, assemmmmble! (Picture that said in a Ron Burgundy voice. It's funnier.)
The PVD Lady Project, founded in 2011 by badass entrepreneurs Julie Sygiel and Sierra Barter, functions as an "old girls' network" for Providence, RI-area movers and shakers.
On Saturday, April 13, the PVD Lady Project is puttin' on the Lady Project Summit, an epic day-long conference chock-full of inspiring speakers and hands-on workshops. From 9am to 7pm, you can network and nosh ... Read More
BY Jaime Lowe in Music Stuff on Jun 28, 2011 |
So, tour ended two days ago. Since we last spoke, the Assembly of Light Women's Choir and The Body played in Atlanta, DC, Greensboro, Jacksonville, New York and at a sold-out hometown show in Providence. The audiences from each city responded to the Assembly of Light Women's Choir and The Body with overwhelming enthusiasm and respect at venues from bars to warehouses, from New York to Jacksonville.
The best part ... Read More
BY Jaime Lowe in Music Stuff on Jun 21, 2011 |
Greetings from the road. I'm writing this post in the car on our way to Jacksonville, Florida. The sun is shining, it's hot, and tour rules.
So far, the Assembly of Light Women's Choir and The Body have dominated audiences in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, and Charlotte.
Let's rewind a bit so I can show you some pictures.
Landscape gardener/Soprano Anna Mulligan relaxes at White Electric before our ... Read More
BY Jaime Lowe in Music Stuff on Jun 16, 2011 |
I’m Jaime Lowe, a photographer based in New York. But every week for the past month, I have been packing up my equipment and commuting to my hometown of Providence, Rhode Island to rehearse with the all-ladies choir I sing in. I’ve been singing in the Assembly of Light Women’s Choir, which was founded by Providence musician and composer Chrissy Wolpert on and off for the past year. We’ve sang on Providence experimental doom band The ... Read More