Girls Behind the Rock Show

Helping advance the music industry one woman at a time.

Who We Are

GBTRS was founded on the principle of female empowerment within the music industry. We are dedicated to helping artists and bands drive female empowerment and diversity in productive and positive ways, and promoting these initiatives throughout the culture of the music scene.

Empower

We collaborate with musicians, labels, and more to spread the message of female empowerment and inclusion in the music industry.​

Create

We create opportunities for young women to learn the ropes of the music industry through initiatives like the Roadie for a Day program.

Educate

We educate and prepare the next generation of women in music through our mentorship program and our networking group of over 5,700 members.

By the Numbers

The USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative reports that across 700 popular songs on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart from 2012-2018…

0 %
Female performers
0 %
Female songwriters
0 %*
female producers
0
out of 871 producers were women of color.
0 %
of Grammy nominees 2013-2019 were female.

We are working to level the playing field by improving access to music industry opportunities and resources for young women and non-binary people, no matter what career in music they want to pursue.

*2.1% of female producers across 400 songs

How You Can Help

We appreciate your support for our goal of making the music industry a diverse, supportive, and empowering space for all genders. Donate or buy our merch to financially support our mission. Girls Behind the Rock Show is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization.

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