Lakeland’s music scene is growing! Restaurants, bars, and event spaces host live music nearly every weekend. Support some of our favorite women in the industry by streaming or heading to a show.

Kirsty Scott

Kristy Scott is a Lakeland vocalist. You can find her hosting Open Mic Nights at Union Hall or making handcrafted jewelry at







Kimmy Gabriela

George Jenkins High School then-senior Kimmy Gabriela made her debut appearance last year on American Idol’s 18th season. Check out her latest single “Like a Fool” out now.









Now residing in L.A., Lakeland native and pop artist KELLA has worked with globally recognized songwriters and producers, including Nina Nesbitt, Frequency (Rihanna), Fran Hall (Britney Spears, Charli XCX), and more.








Patty Kenoly

Patty Kenoly, or Noan Partly, is a soulful indie-folk artist based in Lakeland. See her live around town or in Tampa for a sultry, jazzy style and ambiance.









Van Plating

Van Plating is the musical project of folk-pop singer and songwriter Rachel Van Plating. Her debut album and most recent single, “Bird on a Wire,” is available anywhere music can be streamed.