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Women-Who-Rocktober: Nitocris

Getting your mother to take you to gigs doesn’t sound very rock ‘n’ roll on the face of it, but when the reason is that you and your band-mates are all underage it all starts to sound decidedly more edgy. 182 more words


Women-Who-Rocktober: Sleater-Kinney

Any discussion of women in the music industry who kick-arse and rock-out must eventually mention Corin Tucker, Carrie Brownstein, and Janet Weiss, who are collectively known as Sleater-Kinney.   313 more words


Live Review: Hands Off Gretel, Healthy Junkies, A Void + Yanna A at The Black Heart, Camden

It was one of the hottest September days in memory, and one of the hottest days of the year, so being jammed into the upstairs music room of the Black Heart in Camden was probably not the best place to be, except that it was. 483 more words

Music Park: Sex Stains @ Comet Ping Pong -- 9/15/16

Allison Wolfe of Sex Stains (Photo by Theresa Sanchez)

In 2016 riot grrrls use Snapchat.

Don’t believe me? Not punk enough?

Boisterous, bespectacled redhead Allison Wolfe would beg to differ. 1,585 more words

Music Park

This One’s For the Ladies

I always enjoy finding an exceptional new band or album, and my most recent discovery is Lost Time by Tacocat. Let us pause a moment to spell Tacocat backwards. 551 more words


Your punk politics will be privileged, or it will be bullshit

An assault on an all female band by a member of security staff at this weekend’s Undercover punk festival in Brighton has brought the online mansplainers and slut shamers out of the woodwork.   1,588 more words


Days 5, 6, and 7 of the 30 Days Challenge

Welcome back! It’s been a crazy week around here, with lots of small adventures, but I assure you I haven’t abandoned hope on this excellent project. 1,425 more words