Category Archives: Blog


Girls Rock! Rochester awarded Spotify’s Scholarship Funds!


Girls Rock! Rochester is excited to be a recipient of the Spotify Scholarship Funds! Spotify’s generous support of the girls rock camp movement will enable GR!R to send 5 campers to camp in Rochester on full-financial aid! A message from Spotify: “Spotify is an award-winning digital music service that gives you on-demand access to more […]

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2014 Camper Showcase!!!


Girls Rock! Rochester would like to formally invite you to join us and support our astounding campers at our 2014 camper showcase! The camper showcase is the culmination of all of the hard work, practice and collaboration that our campers put forth during camp week. This year will be our biggest concert so far and we […]

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May 2014 Wrap-Up


THANK YOU to everyone who helped to make May such a successful month in Girls Rock Rochester history! Our 2nd cover show at the Bug Jar on the 16th had a great crowd turnout. We have a great community of supporters here in Rochester (and even a few friends who made it from out of […]

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SUP GIRL


Hey! Sup! Welcome to Sup Girl, where members of the Girls Rock! Rochester staff talk about music they’re obsessed with, or just thinking about, or just obsessively thinking about. In this inaugural post, our Gear Coordinator Matt Werts talks about a few veteran geniuses–Kim Deal, Juana Molina, and The Pastels–and some of their stellar recent […]

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May Events!


Hello friends! We’re working around the clock this month in preparation for our big fundraising events!   Second Annual Girls Rock! Rochester Cover Show at the Bug Jar Friday, May 16th Last year’s cover show was so much fun we decided we had to do it again, and we expect this year to be even […]

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New Website


Rochester may have just gotten 16 inches of snow dumped on us in the last 24 hours, but we aren’t letting our spirits get buried here at the Girls Rock! HQ. In the days leading up to our web launch and our new fundraising campaign we’ve been busier than ever. Some of us are even […]

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Second Annual Cover Show


Mark May 16th on your calendar and be at the Bug Jar for our annual cover show! 10-15 bands each do a 15 minute set as the band of their choice. Last year was a hoot and spots are already filling up for this year. Bands so far include Fleetwood-Mac, Sam Cooke, The Buzzcocks, Talking Heads and […]

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Happy March!


A lot of things are going on this month and we can’t wait. Camper applications, the annual GRCA conference, and a top-secret surprise that you’ll have to wait a little longer for. What we CAN tell you about is our brand new office! Until now, GR!R has been operating out of the homes of our […]

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New Year


Hey friends! Hope 2014 is finding you all safe and happy. 2013 was an awesome year for us and we couldn’t have done it without your support. We had twice as many campers, twice as many volunteers, and twice as much fun! This year is already shaping up to be a big one. We are […]

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