For the love of music and creating more opportunities for women musicians to shine their creative brilliance! Come join us for an intimate evening of music set in the ambiance of a character home transformed into a community space at the 24 Carrot Center - 714 Discovery Street, 2nd floor.
The evening will showcase a variety of performers for the first hour, hosted by Shauna Janz. The last hour will introduce a special feature performance by the Award-winning Balkan Babes.
Balkan Babes (Traditional Eastern European acappella)
Multiple award winning 9 woman vocal group Balkan Babes began in Victoria in 1999 as a community of women learning and sharing a capella folk music from various regions of the Balkans. By 2005, the Balkan Babes had evolved from a grassroots choir to a performance-oriented vocal ensemble, remaining dedicated to the challenging and highly rewarding ... 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
What is a Zoubi? She is a quirky, quiet thing raised in the woods on Hornby Island, BC. She was once given a guitar and soon found peace in spilling her guts over tranquil melodies. Now, Zoubi sounds like a Hannah Georgas raised in the 50's. Her authenticity enchants and leads listeners through a whirlwind of emotional connection seated in ... more info