|Performing:||Saturday July 21|
|Set Time:||9:30 – 9:55pm|
Rorie Kelly makes ladybeast music. Her mission as a songwriter is to empower people who
don’t feel like they fit, and teach them to love themselves fiercely and to become their own
heroes. A powerhouse performer, she gigs constantly around the northeast and lights up stages
with her fiery vocals and her sense of humor.
Rorie is known for her feminism and empowerment work for women and the LGBT community.
Her inspiring anthem If You Teach a Bird to Sing took her to the Obama White House in 2016 to
perform at the Bisexual Community Briefing. In 2017, it was chosen as a top 10 Staff Pick by
WFUV DJ John Platt.
Rorie has released two studio albums, Wish Upon a Bottlecap and Rising Rising Rising (which
the singer refers to as her “badass empowerment album”). In late 2017, Rorie released the
acoustic single Alternative Facts, calling out our current administration and a culture that treats
women as disposable objects. “It’s really time for all of us to raise our voices and stand up for
each other,” Rorie explains. “This song is one part of how I am doing that.” She is currently
gigging constantly and also working on a forthcoming album called Shadow Work . The release
date is to be determined, but the singer promises the album will be “big, dark, and 150% more
To keep tabs on Rorie’s ladybeast adventures, sign up for the mailing list at www.roriekelly.com
or follow her on Facebook , Twitter or Instagram .