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Do You Ever?

This playlist features some awesome girl bands, for my gal pals about girl things. It’s for all those moments and stories you only really share with your best friend, all silliness, heartache and solidarity. 8 more words


Punk Feminism Panel at Stanford

Attention Bay Areans! On May 12, come hear me and two icons of punk rock feminism dreams come true, Alice Bag and Allison Wolfe, speak/read/perform at Stanford University. 1,080 more words

Queens Of Noise

Why Girl Bands Will Never Attain Astronomical Star Power

Warning: Content might be found sexist.

Girl bands have shown themselves to be good, fierce, sexy….but not great, game-changing and phenomenal. Well of course there are those ones that found greater deal of success: Willson Phillips, Destiny’s Child, Spic Girls. 342 more words


Leading ladies at SXSW: Courtney Barnett, La Luz, Thelma and The Sleaze

Saw lots of ladies take the stage in my brief (two days) South By music blitz. Here are a few videos I shot:

Good lyrics slay me. 12 more words

Gentleman: The Music Video

So what’s a problematic song without a problematic music video to go along with it? Granted, Mama’s Little Girl didn’t have one. But this song does and while it’s easy to pick it apart, the video is mostly lacking in the complex images and statements that the song actually makes. 951 more words

Women's Issues

“Right guys, it’s 2011. LOL-pop is over, and we need a new sound. You’ve got 15 seconds. Go.”

“Well, I’ve got this song. It’s basically a pop-reggae interpolation of… 177 more words

Pop Music

MY VIENNA WISHLIST | The Saturdays for the UK

I want to talk numbers, folks.

We currently have twelve premiered/chosen artist-and-song combos headed for Eurovision 2015. Twelve and a half, if you think Italy’s Il Volo will take… 1,382 more words