L.A. folk faves the Wild Reeds and electronic siren Vōx are among the additions to the lineup for the second annual GIRLSCHOOL, a three-day festival/conference of women-fronted music and education. A “special guest” is yet to be announced.
Going off Jan. 27-29 at the Bootleg Theater, GIRLSCHOOL today announced the three-day schedule for panels and roundtables. In addition to the Wild Reeds and Vōx, DJ sets from Mereki, Bleached and Play Like a Girl were added to an entertainment lineup that already included Chelsea Wolfe, the Bird and The Bee, Francisca Valenzuela, Deap Vally, Caroline Smith, Pearl Charles, Winter, Rituals of Mine, Luna Shadows, Madame Gandhi, Starcrawler, Trace, Kid Wave, Liphemra, KONA and Soto Voce, plus DJ sets from Gavin Turek, Tamaryn, Honey Power and Val Fleury.
||| Previously: Lineup announcement
The daily slate:
Friday, Jan. 27
► Kick-Off Assembly
► Performances by The Bird and the Bee, Special Guest, vōx, Luna Shadows, KONA, Tamaryn DJ Set, Mereki’s Club House DJ Set
Saturday, Jan. 28
► 11 AM SoundGirls.org 101: Live Audio Mixing For Musicians — Moderated by Karrie Keyes (founder, SoundGirls.Org + monitor engineer, Pearl Jam)
► 11 AM Find Your Inner Fierce (Radical Aliveness) — Moderated by Jennifer Huang and Cathy Johnson (limited to 20 participants, first come first served, 18+, women-only)
► 12.30 PM Ruidosa presents ‘Heroina Latina’: A conversation with Mujeres shaping music and culture today
Moderated by Francisca Valenzuela. Panelists include Marty Preciado (editor, Nylon Español), Victoria La Mala (artist), Lido Pimienta (artist), Raquel Sofia (artist) + Alice Bag (artist).
► 2 PM Own Your Own Voice: An intimate performance and discussion with Madame Gandhi
► 2 PM Women In Music Roundtable
► Performances by Deap Vally, Francsica Valenzuela (Acoustic), Pearl Charles, The Wild Reeds, Winter, Liphemra, Trace, Bleached DJ Set, Honey Power DJ Set
Sunday, Jan. 29
► 11 AM Queer & Trans* Women Discussion on Sexualization and Media — Moderated by Dannielle Owens-Reid
► 11 AM SoundsGirls.Org 102: Professional Women in Audio Roundtable — Moderated by Karrie Keyes. Panelists include Tiffany Hendren, Chez Stock, Mary Broadbent, Karla Barrera + Megan Benavente.
► 12.30 PM Women Within Media — Moderated by Andrea Domanick (Noisey)
► 12.30 PM Controllerism: Lecture and Live Demonstration — By Laura “Alluxe” Escudé
► 2 PM Intersectional Feminism in Music — Moderated by Mukta Mohan. Panelists include Marin (Chicas Rockeras) + Shana Cleveland (La Luz).
► Performances by Chelsea Wolfe, Rituals of Mine, Caroline Smith, Kid Wave, Starcrawler, Soto Voce, Val Fleury DJ Set, Play Like A Girl DJ Set