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Undertow Mix Tape

Music sometimes informs what I’m writing and never as much as it did for Undertow. To get into the mind of Lyric Walker and her friend Bex I found that some old school post-punk and current bands helped me find their voices. 1,150 more words


Throwback Thursday: Bad Ass Female Lead Singers Edition

Taylor Momsen.

Hayley Williams.

The influential and legendary Shirley Manson.

Sandra Nasić of the German rock band Guano Apes.

Maria Brink.

Lzzy Hale.

Amy Lee.

Jada Pinkett-Smith.


Off topic: Garbage - The Chemicals

Well I have given this a few listens now, and I’ll admit at first I really wasn’t sure what I thought.  Alt-rockers Garbage have been known to surprise and branch out with their sound in the past and this is no exception.   118 more words


Women's Wit & Wisdom ~ March 28th

“I am not a sexy woman, I’m not beautiful, I’m not a sex kitten, I don’t flirt with people, yet I’ve been tagged more of sex symbol than women who truly are and I that’s solely because I don’t reveal too much: people are curious.” 9 more words


Festival Vive Latino: Toda una experiencia Musical

Domingo 15 de marzo

El tercer y último día del Festival Vive Latino, domingo 15 de marzo, un día frío pero ya íbamos preparados para el clima por si llovía o hacía mucho viento; aun así se pudo disfrutar de todo lo que acontecía. 2,071 more words


Getting myself back together; Patti Smith style

” Patti Smith taught me I can draw my own door and walk through. When I feel the weight of ageism and the weight of sexism pushing down on my shoulders, I think of her and try to negotiate my life in the same way she has hers”

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