Bioré® Skincare “Ladies First” MidPoint Schedule Revealed

Bioré® Skincare “Ladies First” MidPoint Schedule Revealed

In advance of MidPoint Music Festival’s full schedule announcement on Wednesday, July 30, major sponsor Bioré® Skincare today proudly highlights exceptional female-led acts performing at this year’s event.

MidPoint Music Festival returns to Downtown Cincinnati and Over-the-Rhine on September 25–27, 2014. In an effort to shine attention on contributions women play at the thirteenth-annual music showcase, Bioré® Skincare, a Kao USA Inc. beauty care brand, is partnering with organizers for a fourth consecutive year.

The Bioré® Stage, inside of Know Theatre, will once again feature showcases with female-led acts on two stages. Headlining acts include Lost in the Trees (Chapel Hill) on Thursday September 25, Rubblebucket (Brooklyn) on Friday September 26, and EMA (South Dakota) on Saturday September 27.

Other artists scheduled for the Know Theatre include Darlene (Cincinnati), HEAF (Steubenville), and Violent Mae (Hartford) on Thursday; Body Language (Brooklyn), Dresses (Portland), Fort Wilson Riot (Minneapolis), and Us, Today (Cincinnati) on Friday; and Speedy Ortiz (Northampton), Ex Hex (Washington D.C.), Fists of Love (Cincinnati), Leggy (Cincinnati) and Comrade Question (Columbus) on Saturday.

MidPoint will have other female-driven acts at venues throughout the festival, including Dessa (Minneapolis), Jessica Lea Mayfield (Kent), Flint Eastwood (Detroit), No Sinner (Vancouver), Parallels (Toronto), Vic & Gab (Milwaukee), Adia Victoria (Nashville), Love X Stereo (Seoul), Juniper Rising (Brooklyn), The Tontons (Houston), Ancient Warfare (Lexington), Arum Rae (Brooklyn), Buffalo Clover (Nashville), Caroline Glaser (Nashville), Good Graeff (Sarasota), Prim (Cincinnati), Xoe Wise (Chicago).

All artists on the schedule at the festival are subject to change.

"MidPoint aims to let people experience the great music from the entire region,” says MidPoint Artistic Director Dan McCabe. "Cincinnati’s music scene wouldn’t be what it is without the contributions of female artists. With Bioré® Skincare’s help, we are better able to showcase that talent and our city’s strengths. "

About Kao USA Inc.
Kao USA Inc. is a leading manufacturer of premium beauty care brands that are recognized around the world for their innovation and quality. The Kao USA Consumer Products portfolio includes Ban® antiperspirants; Jergen® and Curél® hand and body lotions; Bioré® facial care; John Frieda® Frizz-Ease®, Root Awakening®, Luxurious Volume, Sheer Blonde®, Brilliant Brunette®, Radiant Red®, Full Repair™, Precision Foam Colour and Luminous Color Glaze® hair care. Founded in 1882, Kao USA Inc. is a member of the Kao Group of companies.