Femme Funk: A Female Musician Showcase
Venue: The Ante Room
Address: 219 W. Water St. Charlottesville, VA 22902
Come join SheVille and The Ante Room in supporting local women at Femme Funk — a female musician showcase for UVA and Charlottesville benefitting the Shelter for Help in Emergency.
Door at 7:00 / Show at 8:00
More About the Artists:
Choose Your Own Adventure is a live-composed funk collective from Central Virginia made up of jazz musicians who love funk, hip hop and R&B. They build tunes on stage from the drums up, creating a constantly evolving live experience that’s both viscerally and mentally exciting. CYOA wants to make sure that no matter what, the groove is the golden standard.
A Charlottesville, VA four-piece collection of style, swagger, and a little bit of edge! Kicking musical ass and chewing on funk! Get your mind blown!
Genres border jam, punk, soul, and alternative rock, with heavy influence of artists from all genres.
Susan Munson w/ Frank Bechter
Susan Munson is a regional singer-songwriter and performer, playing a mix of blues, country, and Americana jams. A prolific songwriter, she has just finished her second record and can’t wait to get back in the studio to work on the next one. Her musical project with Frank is Mojo Pie which showcases their original songs. Susan also rocks many a stage with Alligator and Mama Tried as does Frank with Bobblehead and Das Homage.
Kate Bollinger is a Charlottesville-based solo musician, with a sound that is a mix folk, indie, and pop all tied together with beautiful melodies and sweet strums. You can find the title track of her new EP, Ardent, here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Z2GQjHN5LQ&t=12s.
Soju Blue is an all-girl band formed just this year at UVA. The three members are music majors at and have a passion for recording and performing live music. The trio features guitar, vocals, and cello, and plays a wide variety of genres including originals and modern covers.
All proceeds will go to SHE, Charlottesville’s Shelter for Help in Emergency, which provides resources to victims of intimate partner violence. Recommended donation is $10, payable to @SheVille on venmo or in cash the night of.
Get ready for a night of badassery and feminism!!
All Ages // $10 Suggested Donation // 7 PM Doors // 8 PM Show