If you read or watch interviews with members of The Slits, it’s obvious that they used to get a bit of hassle from men. This includes being told that they couldn’t play properly, being taken for prostitutes when walking down the street and having to argue vociferously with the business guys to keep control of their own image and music. 704 more words
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Originally titled “Melody Attack” and released 38 years ago this week, “Remain in Light” was the fourth studio album by Talking Heads. Before recording had even started, Byrne was suffering writers block, and the rhythm section had de-camped to the Caribbean to focus on both their marriage and their future in the band. 502 more words
Rachel Sweet Palmer was born in the town of Akron, in the state of Ohio – the same place as Chrissie Hynde.
Something of a child singing sensation, Rachel was recording music for use in commercials from the age of six, and performed as the opening act for Bill Cosby in Las Vegas when she was twelve. 442 more words