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Women and Song: Auto Jansz, Shauna Janz, Nicola Linde, Melody Benbow

Fri. January 23rd 2015 7:00 - 9:00 doors at 6:40 @  Carrot Club - Discovery (All Ages) 7:00 - 9:00 doors at 6:40
$5-$15 at the door only.
Presented by: Shauna Janz Music, yoUnlimited
yoUnlimited and Shauna Janz Music are thrilled to host the Victoria Women and Song series! Join us as we welcome and support women musicians to share both their budding and seasoned talents.

7:00-9:00 pm
24 Carrot Centre, 2nd Floor, 714 Discovery Street, Victoria

2015 Dates

Friday, January 23, 2015
Friday, March 27, 2015
Friday, May 22, 2015
Friday, July 24, 2015
Friday, September 25, 2015
Friday, November 20, 2015

Sliding scale at the door $5-$15.

The majority of the proceeds support the feature performer.

For the love of music and creating more opportunities for women musicians to shine their creative brilliance!

Each evening will consist of a showcase for the first hour, hosted by Shauna Janz and featuring a variety of performers. The last hour will introduce a special feature performer.

The evenings start at 7pm sharp, doors at 6:40pm. Feel free to bring your own tea or snacks. There will be a short break before the feature performer starts.

Come, support your friends, family and other up-and-coming musicians, and take in an evening of inspiring music!

Everyone welcome in the audience!

Jan 23rd - Feature Performer:

AUto Jansz

From Winnipeg punk to Victoria folk/ragtime, Auto has earned her musical stripes. Her songs and musical style turned many heads in the Canadian roots music community; accolades including an award for Best Album of the Year, and nominations for Best Song-Writer at the VIMA's. The music is toe-tapping and hip moving. Check out "Rattlesnake Rose": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qorA-qEa_o

Auto Jansz

Auto Jansz of Barley Wik branches out and rustles her own tree, performing original music as a soloist and with other artists such as Jennifer Louise Taylor and Andrea June. Also available for guitar lessons. Contact auto.jansz@yahoo.com for info. more info

Shauna Janz (indie folk rock)

Shauna is “perhaps something of an unusual combination in the music business – a grief support worker and educator who found music as a method for creative release, but turned it into an upstart and promising career” (Nanaimo Daily News, August 2015). The passion Shauna has for her work translates into her newest album - This Regal Heart - wi... more info
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Nicola Linde (Pop/Rock/Indie)

Nicola Linde is a powerful performer and songwriter. With a big voice to match the intensity of her lyrics, Nicola is an artist with a feminine edge. The perspective is definitely female, but the impact is visceral. Her stance is strong. Her delivery is assertive. She has enough energy and passion to cut her own way through the crowd and stay on pa... more info

Melody Benbow (Celtic folk/contemporay folk fusion)

My Musical goals are to have fun playing music while, hopefully, making a little money at it... at least enough to live comfortably or...I mean... get by without a really heavy day job( I am a bit of a dreamer). Musicially, I enjoy the fusion of different genres but mainly I have the most exp. in Celtic music. I am currently interested in addi... more info
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