Women's History Month


Each weekday throughout March, WYEP will be bringing your attention to some talented and important women in music history and present that you might want to learn more about. We'll have brief recorded pieces running on the air about that day's featured woman. We also have a Spotify playlist below so you can get an overview of each artist's music.


Here is the list of artists featured for March:

March 1 - Grace Jones

March 4 - Judy Mowatt

March 5 - Carol Kaye (session bass player who worked with Nancy Sinatra, Sam Cooke, Ike & Tina Turner, Barbra Streisand, The Crystals, and more)

March 6 - Neneh Cherry

March 7 - Jane Siberry

March 8 - Betty Wright

March 11 - Sarah Lee Guthrie

March 12 - Miho Hatori (Cibo Matto)

March 13 - Kathleen Edwards

March 14 - Imelda May

March 15 - Joan Armatrading

March 18 - Exene Cervenka (X, The Knitters)

March 19 - Lissie

March 20 - Buffy Saint-Marie

March 21 - Merry Clayton (session singer who worked with The Rolling Stones, Coldplay, G. Love, and more)

March 22 - Basia Bulat

March 25 - Nikki Lane

March 26 - Laurie Anderson

March 27 - Candi Staton

March 28 - Alison Moyet (Yaz)

March 29 - Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth)