May 7th, 2018 | 55 mins 8 secs
cover band, cover music, erika laing, female, female guitarist, female musician, feminism, feminist, guitarist, hard work, hustling, indie, karaoke, katie simone, lyricist, motivation, music, music education, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, podcast, power, powerhouse, practice, rock and roll, rock vocals, singer-songwriter, siren, solo, songwriter, tara molesworth, vocal coach, woman, woman musician, women
Stunning vocalist Katie Simone joins Petticoat Rule to talk about her insane schedule as a full time working musician, splitting her time between original solo work, weekend cover gigs, weddings, coaching, and, of course, practicing... as well as a bit of fun thrown in at open stages and karaoke!
March 26th, 2018 | 1 hr 42 mins
chloe and the wiecz ones, chloe and the wise ones, chloe wiecz, chloe wiecz collective, chloe wieczorek, erika laing, female, female guitarist, female musician, feminism, feminist, geri allen, guitarist, jazz, jazz vocalist, jazz vocals, jesus, keyboard, keyboardist, keys, lyricist, mentorship, music, music education, musician, petticoat rule, pianist, piano, pittsburgh, podcast, singer-songwriter, songwriter, spiritual, spiritual journey, tara molesworth, vocalist, woman, woman musician, women, women in jazz, working breed
Jazz singer-songwriter Chloe Wiecz joins Petticoat Rule to share a beautiful story about her emotional and spiritual journey through musicianship, and her extraordinary mentor experience with the late Geri Allen.
March 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 21 mins
abuse, anxiety, chester bennington, delores o'riordan, depression, emotion. emtional, erika laing, ethereal, female, female guitarist, female musician, feminism, feminist, fingerpicking, folk punk, guitarist, indie, indie folk, lyricist, mental health, mental health issues, morgan erina, motivation, music, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, podcast, punk, sinead o'connor, singer-songwriter, songwriter, tara molesworth, trauma, woman, woman musician, women, writer's block
Singer-songwriter Morgan Erina joins Petticoat Rule to talk about the ups and downs of mental health issues and musicianship; her muses Sinead O'Connor, Delores O'Riordan, and Chester Bennington; and how she's really an old-school romantic at heart.
February 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 20 mins
activism, activist, african american, artivism, artivist, black, blak rapp, blak rapp madusa, creativity, erika laing, female, female hip hop artist, female rapper, feminism, hip hop, madusa, mass incarceration, minority, music, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, political, productivity, rap, singer, singer-songwriter, social issues, spirituality, tara molesworth, unapologetic, woman, woman rapper, women
Hip-hop artivist Blak Rapp MADUSA joins Petticoat Rule explaining her music's political themes against mass incarceration, white supremacy, and systemic racism, as well as giving insight into the challenges of life as a female hip-hop artist.
October 9th, 2017 | 1 hr 17 mins
bass, creativity, erika june christina laing, erika laing, female, feminism, fiddle, folk, lewin barringer, mist covered mountains, molly hebert-wilson, mom, mother, mother-daughter relationship, motivation, music, musician, overcoming, petticoat rule, philadelpia, pittsburgh, productivity, rare spirits, singer, singer-songwriter, songwriting, sparkle pony, sunshine superman, tara molesworth, teacher, the waysties, valentina raffaelli, valentina sounds, vocalist, voice, women
Vocalist Valentina Raffaelli and bassist Molly Hebert-Wilson from the Philadelphia-based folk band Sparkle Pony stop by the Petticoat Rule studio to share their many motivating strategies for overcoming one's inner critic while inspiring us with their down-to-earth dedication to their craft.
September 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 2 mins
creativity, erika laing, female, feminism, guitar, journalism, melanie stangl, music, music journalism, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, rock and roll, singer, singer-songwriter, sound scene express, tara molesworth, women, writing
Music journalist Melanie Stangl joins Petticoat Rule, sharing many inspirational productivity and writing tips while discussing her journey to reporting for the entertainment industry.
September 10th, 2017 | 1 hr 15 mins
amazing, black, buckle downs, creativity, erika laing, female, feminism, kiki, kiki brown, markila brown, markila kiki brown, minority, music, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, productivity, prog, rock, rock and roll, singer, singer-songwriter, soul, tara molesworth, the buckle downs, woman, women
Powerhouse vocalist Kiki Brown from The Buckle Downs joins Petticoat Rule to talk about how she balances her many roles including musician, mother, on-the-job problem-solver, vocal coach, soon-to-be wife, and black woman in the genre of rock and roll.