LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) Lykke Li has announced a festival featuring females and female-identifying acts in line with her YOLA brand of mezcal.
The YOLA Fest, presented by YOLA Mezcal, is expected to take place at Los Angeles’ Historic Park June 6 and will feature Courtney Love, Charlie XCX, Cat Power, Cupcakke, Megan Thee Stallion and Ambar Lucid plus, of course, Lykke Li.
Tickets go on sale tomorrow and are available at www.yolafest.com
“It is finally happening, my women, my guitars!” the performer posted on Instagram. “We will gather under the stars to sing and dance, and drink and grind, and fight the fight! From @Yolamezcal and me, this will be the place to be!”
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IT IS FINALLY HAPPENING, MY WOMEN, MY GUITARS! WE WILL GATHER UNDER THE STARS TO SING AND DANCE, AND DRINK AND GRIND, AND FIGHT THE FIGHT! FROM @YOLAMEZCAL AND ME, THIS WILL BE THE PLACE TO BE! … Los Angeles, join us on June 8th for @YOLAFEST presented by @YOLAMEZCAL at LA Historic Park. … Tickets are on sale this Friday, April 5th at 10am PT on yolafest.com … A portion of the proceeds from every ticket sold will go towards @DWCweb in Los Angeles
A portion of the proceeds will go toward Downtown Women’s Center, which aims to end women’s homelessness in the area.
Li’s brand of mezcal is the first company to employ and pay women in the Mexican state of Oaxaca directly. She said in a recent NME interview that it is her mission to “create the first all-female booze brand and take over the world with it.”