February 26th, 2018 | 55 mins 3 secs
casey hanner, country, country music, donora, donora band, erika laing, female, female guitarist, female musician, feminism, feminist, guitarist, lyricist, mom, motherhood, music, music educator, musician, new mom, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, podcast, pop, pop music, professional musician, rock, songwriter, tara molesworth, teacher, vocal coach, woman, woman musician, women
Pop songwriter Casey Hanner from the Pittsburgh-based band Donora joins Petticoat Rule to talk about the experience of being on the Rostrum Records label, hearing her tunes in movie and TV placements, and being a new mom and releasing a new album at the same time.
January 29th, 2018 | 59 mins 59 secs
abby gross, band, duquesne, erika laing, female, female musician, female sax player, female saxophone, feminism, feminist, independant, jazz, jazz musician, lady sax, music, music degree, music education, music educator, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, podcast, professional musician, rock, sax player, saxophone, saxophonist, soul, soul rock, tara molesworth, teacher, the commonheart, woman, woman musician, woman sax player, women
Saxophonist extraordinaire Abby Gross joins Petticoat Rule to share with us the 'glamour' of road life with soul-rock band The Commonheart as well as her passion for music education, and gives insight into what its like to write a song about something meaningful without using any lyrics.
January 15th, 2018 | 1 hr 5 mins
autism, chanteuse, duquesne, erika laing, female, female musician, feminism, feminist, independant, jazz, jazz singer, keyboardist, love, music, music degree, music therapy, musician, non-verbal, petticoat rule, pianist, pittsburgh, podcast, singer, tara molesworth, teacher, woman, women
Jazz singer Avi Diamond joins Petticoat Rule to reveal how the experience of getting a degree in music therapy has shaped her songwriting and her life.
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.