LDN EVENT: Female Beatmakers Live (Aug 16) – feat. Speeche Debelle, Kay Young + Heidi Vogel

beatmakersBig Brother 2009 Evictee Sophia Brown to be spokeswoman for Lupus, at this year’s Female Beatmakers Live Charity Event

Female Beatmakers, “
the premier social enterprise website for females in the music industry,” is raising awareness for Lupus UK by hosting its second annual gig in Kilburn, London. This year Big Brother Evictee Sophia Brown will be speaking on behalf of Lupus UK along with comedienne Donna Spence who will be hosting this inspirational night.

“Female Beatmakers is about putting the artistic direction in the hands of women,” says event founder Diane Laidlaw. “Female Beatmakers is about supporting other women and being role models for females who are intrigued about the industry. Female Beatmakers is for us, by us. So… come down and be wowed by some of the talented women in the industry to date.”

Female Beatmakers Live
Date: Sunday, August 16, 2009
Time: 6:00pm – 11:30pm

Location: The Westbury (34 Kilburn High Road, London)
Cost: Free with £3 Donation

Female Beatmakers invite you to come to its fundraising event and be inspired by some of Britain’s amazing soulful acts. There will be live Beatmaking workshops and a chance to buy music on the night…

Performing on the night: Speech Debelle (Mercury Prize Nominated), Dionne Reid, Elisa Caleb, Heidi Vogel, Aruba Red, Van Cartier

Dancers: Simply Samba
Interviews: Uschi Classen, Miss Laidlaw

DJs: Mimi Fresh, Cyndi (Man vs Wife)

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