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UK riot grrrl: a second wave snapshot

As an occasional feature we promise not to call ‘How I became a Loud Woman’, we interview musicians about their inspiration, beginnings and career in the DIY scene. 989 more words

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Sløtface – Try Not to Freak Out review

Originally published for The Skinny September 2017 issue.

Album title: Try Not to Freak Out
Artist: Sløtface
Label: Propeller Recordings
Release date: 15 Sep… 216 more words

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I Predict a Riot: Sløtface interview

Originally published for The Skinny September 2017 issue.

Back in the early 90s, Bikini Kill frontwoman and riot grrrl pioneer Kathleen Hanna would go on stage with ‘slut’ written on her stomach in lipstick in an attempt to reclaim the word. 1,294 more words

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Album Oriented 89: Air and Sleater Kinney

Album Oriented has made it to the 80s of our two top 100 lists! You know what that means, don’t you? We’re living in the 80s! 104 more words

Album Oriented

"Las chicas inventaron el punk-rock, no Inglaterra"

Todos los días vemos que el mundo en vez de evolucionar, involuciona, pero una de las cosas que se están haciendo bien y que tenemos que estar todxs al tanto es de que hoy en día la mujer tiene derechos que hace 50 años no tenía. 162 more words

Female Comic Book Characters I think are Awesome Part II.

Continuing my female favs from the comic books.

Tank Girl. Born Rebecca Buck (well actually it says Fonzie Rebecca Buckler on her birth certificate but hey who’s counting?) Worked for some government para military agency until something happened with the president’s colostomy bag and she stole her tank and became an outlaw.  1,394 more words

Live Review: Skating Polly + Hands Off Gretel @ The Sebright Arms

Having hot-footed it across London from another show, we arrive to find the low ceilings and pitch-black walls of The Sebright Arms already quivering from the snarling onslaught of… 281 more words