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Nikki's Book in the Guitar Center Catalogue & Stores

Nikki’s book, “Women’s Road to Rock Guitar” is featured in the new Guitar Center catalogue. It’s going out in the mail now in the U.S. 94 more words

Memphis Minnie's Blues

In what is perhaps the best-known story of a blues woman as legend, Big Bill Broonzy tells of the “cutting” contest he lost to Memphis Minnie following her 20-minute performance of “Me and My Chauffeur Blues.” So carried away was she with the jam, Minnie was carted offstage by the judges who were said to be bluesmen Tampa Red, Muddy Waters and most unlikely, Mississippi John Hurt. 318 more words

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Monday Motorway Music™, July 7 - Music And Sun As Long As Eye And Ear Can Tell

Yep, spent the weekend at the Roskilde Festival :)

OK, some would say I didn’t – this year, we chose the luxury (some would say old-man…) version: bought a pay ‘n’ park ticket and drove home to sleep each night. 402 more words

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Getting Plucky And Looking Like Yourself Again......

    Appearances aren’t everything but sometimes it can certainly help,especially when it comes to feeling that we’re being our most authentic selves. Admittedly I have done my best in the past to have hair do’s that were,well,”acceptable for a woman my age” for several years now. 544 more words

Female Rock Musicians

Phranc: Your Basic Average All-American Jewish Lesbian Folksinger

From her time on the LA scene during the first wave of punk, and through a 25-year solo singer-songwriter career that’s served as inspiration to a new generation of queercore and riot grrrl artists, Phranc is embedded in California’s rich musical landscape. 870 more words

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