If you live in the D.C. or Silver Spring, Maryland area, I suggest you check out the 5th Annual Can A Sista Rock A Mic? (CASRAM) Music & Arts Festival.  CASRAM  features popular local and nationally recognized women in soul, hip-hop, R&B and related genres, promoting positive themes, images and messages in music and the arts. The 2010 festival occurs at various venues  from June 3 through June 19. Kicking off the pre-festival event on June 3rd is Detroit MC Invincible.  

This year Can A Sista Rock A Mic? Festival partners up to deliver its emerging female emcee event with arguably the most dedicated, illest, women emcees in the nation! Invincible, represents CASRAM’s vision of multi-platform community building with the arts. She headlines the hip hop piece of, and truly answers Can A Sista Rock A Mic?  Also, with DC’s Tarica June, Persian emcee Mana and DJ Gemz +DJ Jav. Live Painting by Reshada Pullen + Choke and Hosted by Enoch 7th Prophet