Los Angeles (February 2022): 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. This Women’s Month event
comes hot off the heels of their Black History Month Livestream event with Punk Black.
The March 5 concert will feature co-headlining performances by Reverie, the legendary
Latina rapper, and Philly native rapper 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) the multi-talented producer/vocalist/percussionist
Chastity Ashley (Duran Duran), Gritty ringleader Shiragirl, hard rock/metal mainstay
VK Lynne (The Spider Accomplice), punk artist Xtine Reckless, emerging Tik Tok
singer/songwriter 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 event will be sponsored by Guitar Girl Magazine, Cool Cat Wine, Drew Martin,
Female Rockers, and Gritty In Pink’s new marketplace for women in music, INPINK.
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 live-streamed in part on social media, so be sure to follow!-
this event is going to be one for the books! To stay up to date on Gritty In Pink, visit
their Instagram or www.grittyinpink.co for more information and future announcements.