Who Run The World is back in 2020 and again we’re partnering with West Australian Music to address gender inequality in music – but this time with a twist.
Young female, trans or non-binary identifying musicians, producers and DJs are invited to join local musicians, performers and producers in a series of masterclasses and discussions across music, management, performance, technology and production. From creativity with loop pedals to preparing a studio for production, releasing your music to personal stories from musicians, this is an opportunity to get the low down from those who have paved the way.
To participate in Who Runs the World Remixed, you should:
Venue, Date and Time will be confirmed in the coming weeks.
Cost: Participation is free, but you will need to cover the cost of transport to and from the venue.
Monday 2 December 2019 – Full program details announced & applications open
Friday 10 January 2020 – Applications close
To apply for Who Run the World Remixed you will need to:
Please note that applicants aged under 18 must ensure they have the permission of their parent/guardian before submitting an application. The Parents / Guardians of chosen participants will be required to sign a hard copy version of the Project Terms & Conditions that gives consent for the participant’s involvement in the program.
Applications for Who Run the World Remixed will open on Monday 2 December 2019.
Image: Cam Campbell
You can find the full schedule for the day here.
Carla Geneve is a singer-songwriter based in Perth. The 19-year-old Albany-born musician’s captivating live show and relatable lyricism saw her burst onto the scene with her debut single ‘Greg’s Discount Chemist’ in 2017. Carla is supporting Cat Power at Chevron Gardens.
WAMi award winning duo Feels is a collaboration between percussionists Elise Reitze and Rosie Taylor. Feels blend percussion and electronics to produce rhythms of obscurity and eclectic sound worlds.
Em Burrows is a song writer/producer from Perth WA who draws influence from the psych, pop, and electronic realms. Her debut album Invisible Seams was released in 2018 on Group Therapy Records. Em is the also the song writer and front person for new-wave band WEB RUMORS, a presenter at RTRFM and the Audience Development Officer at WAM. Web Rumors are playing the Gardens Stage at Chevron on Sunday 3 March.
Your Girl Pho
Your Girl Pho, the sassy and fun stage persona of Phoebe Gunson, is known for her big vocal range, high energy and looping during shows. Your Girl Pho’s debut National Australian single tour for “Feelen” saw her play to packed out rooms across the country and rack up support slots with the likes of Post Malone, Avalanches, Lady Leshurr, Kllo, Banoffee and Alice Ivy.
Libby Noble has been a broadcaster for over 15 years and a music tragic for far longer. In 2005 Libby co-organised Australia’s first Ladyfest festival and she has been passionate about amplifying the voices of women in the music industry ever since. Libby is the weekly presenter of Out To Lunch, RTRFMs new release music program.
Kerry has been a lover of music her whole life. Kerry is involved with the ‘Bands for Bands’ community, has contributed to the ‘Gender Equity Council’ discussions and surveys and is passionate about improving the music scene and industry. Kerry currently plays guitar in Web Rumors, who are playing the Gardens Stage at Chevron Gardens on Sunday 3 March.
Jemma Bradford is Kopano. Kopano combines powerful vocals with melodic synths to create sophisticated pop music. Her first EP will be released in 2019.
Hayley is the director and co-owner of 360 Artist Logistics, a company offering events crewing services as well as artist management services. Hayley is also a touring musician and sessional violinist having performed on countless tours and recordings alongside the likes of The Wiggles, The Eagles, Jewel, Air Supply, Megan Washington, The Whitlams, Sheppard, Eskimo Joe and countless others and embarking on the occasional theatre tour.
Leah Grant is a singer/songwriter and sound engineer from Perth WA. She has worked extensively over the last several years in various venues around Perth. Leah has experience setting up and mixing live music events, corporate events, comedy, burlesque and theatre. She currently works for one of the largest audio companies in the state. Leah also writes and performs her own music and is currently in pre-production for her upcoming EP.