As women from all over the world will descend upon the famed California desert known as Palm Springs to attend Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend April 3-7 (www.TheDinah.com), all with different expectations, schedules, and friends, there is one immutable element that continues to link them all together: the music.
This year, the 2013 Dinah Entertainment Roster delivers, as always, plenty of incredible talent, awesome bands, and groundbreaking artists ranging from pop to dance, and indie music to electronica, that make up one hell of a line up.
The world’s largest girl party/music festival will, for the 23rd year in a row, turn the city of Palm Springs into the ultimate entertainment hub, offering an epic slate of Top Ten Billboard headliners, rising pop stars, and celebrities.
KARMIN, the pop sensation duo & Rolling Stone Magazine’s “Woman who Rock” Winner, known for their infectious summer hit “Broken Hearted” headlines The Dinah 2013 during the “Monte Carlo” party held at the Palm Springs Convention Center on Saturday, April 6, 2013.
Talent line-up includes as well HAVANA BROWN (“We Own The Night” ft Pitbull), Reggae/Dancehall legend DIANA KING, the “Vampire Diaries” very own KAT GRAHAM (“Put Your Graffiti On Me”), and electropop duo UH HUH HER as the grand finale (Sunday, April 7).
Also music’s new “it” girls, ANJULIE (“Brand New Bitch”), K. ROSE (“Sleep When I’m Dead”) and KATY TIZ (“Famous”).
Plus comics FORTUNE FEIMSTER (“Chelsea Lately”), JACKIE LOEB, SUZANNE WESTENHOEFER and exclusive appearances by TV reality stars, LAUREN BEDFORD RUSSELL and KIYOMI McCLOSKEY of “The Real L Word”.
They’ll be accompanied by some of the LGBT community’s favorite lesbian celebrities as OML Media Corporation (www.onemorelesbian.com) has confirmed the return of its ever-popular “Battle Of The Lesbian Web Series”.
This year The Dinah is introducing two inaugural events, hosting for the first time ever an exclusive “Celebrity Poker Tournament” on Saturday, April 6, with all proceeds going to the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). Stay tuned, as the complete list of celebrity poker players will be revealed on March 1.
In addition, The Dinah is launching a Screening Premiere event in association with actress, Jill Bennett, who will world-debut the first two episodes of the new independent sitcom written by Nancylee Myatt (3way), Dara Nai (afterellen.com), and Claudia Cogan (last comic standing) entitled “ Second Shot”.
Joining Bennett is Page Hurwitz who will premiere as well her highly anticipated Dinah documentary entitled “Out In The Desert”. Hurwitz’s new feature length documentary offers an exclusive insider’s look into, not only the dreamy dykes and occasional drama, but also the personal and often poignant stories of the women attending the largest lesbian event in the world: Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend.
Held April 3-April 7, 2013 in Palm Springs, CA, Club Skirts Dinah Shore – the original Dinah Shore Weekend – now in its milestone 23rd year is already on its way to be the biggest it’s ever been.
Please note this is a partial List. For a full talent line-up and/or to purchase tickets go to: www.TheDinah.com