Gritty In Pink and Punk Rock & Paint Brushes are teaming up for an All Girl Jam and art show extravaganza on Saturday, March 5 from 1-9 PM pst at Alex’s Bar in Long Beach, CA. The All Girl Jam will feature over 50 of SoCal’s best female musicians, covering all female artists, in honor of Women’s History Month. Gritty In Pink is on a mission to achieve gender equality in the music industry, through events, partnerships, and an online marketplace.
The March 5 concert will feature co-headlining performances by Reverie and Whitney Peyton.The All Girl Jam will include singer-songwriter Bitch, drummer Lindsay Martin (Lilith Czar), Linh Le and Myra Gallarza (Bad Cop Bad Cop), Chastity Ashley (Duran Duran), Shiragirl, hard rock VK Lynne (The Spider Accomplice), punk artist Xtine Reckless, emerging TikTok singer Maya Karli, musical director Lex Wolfe, singer and visual artist Beebs, and many more!
DJ sets from Lotus, Stacey Dee (Bad Cop Bad Cop), and Mama Troy (widow of Sublime’s Bradley Nowell) will provide a soundtrack to the day.
The indoor/outdoor event will be free entry, with the Jam starting at 5 PM. The outdoor space will feature a Punk Rock & Paintbrushes all-women art exhibit of 16 artists, including Soma Snakeoil, Lisa Brownlee, and Chloe Trujillo (wife of Metallica’s Rob Trujillo). The event will also feature artisans, merchandise booths, and drink specials.
Those who attend will have the opportunity to win musical gear prizes by signing up as a new user on INPINK.com. Like a female-powered Upwork for the music business, INPINK aims to democratize access to a gate kept industry, and provide a pipeline of female talent for industry pros looking to hire from a diverse community of female creators. The event performers will be available for hire on INPINK. Visit INPINK.com to learn more information and sign up.
The city of Long Beach couldn’t be a more perfect location for the post-pandemic return of Gritty In Pink’s All Girl Jam; the company was recently selected for the prestigious Long Beach Accelerator program for emerging tech startups. The Accelerator became Gritty’s first official investor, along with funding partner Sunstone.
Those in the SoCal area, mark your calendars for Saturday, March 5 – for those not in the area, the event will be livestreamed in part on social media, so be sure to follow! To stay up to date on Gritty In Pink, visit grittyinpink.co for more information and future announcements.