The looming threat of sexual assault has turned festivals into unsafe places for many music fans, specifically women. South by Southwest is an total annual music and film festivity that stimulates rookies to showcase their musical and imaginative talents. With powerful entertainment for audiences, this starting pad has been a success year after year and sparked profession development for most. In 2011, South by Southwest celebrates its 25th wedding anniversary which event is expected to be the best yet. While there are thousands of registrants attempting to showcase their skills, no announcements have been made yet concerning who'll perform.

What distinguishes Timitar from other musical festivals is its main concentrate on the Amazigh culture (Berbers or Amazighs are an ethnic group indigenous to North Africa. They take up the area stretching out from the Atlantic Ocean to the Siwa Oasis in Egypt, and from the MEDITERRANEAN AND BEYOND to the Niger River).

Here is a list of some of my other favorite Louisiana Festivals. There is of course, Mardi Gras , visit my other Hubs ( Ruler cake , Mardi Gras Balls ) to read more about it!

The same thing is happening in country music right now. A lot of the country greats were feminine. Now female artists struggle to get played on the summer fashion air now that bro-country has taken over country radio. Critics generally agree that female country singers are making better music than their male counterparts today but it isn't translating into radio play and record sales.