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CHASTITY BELT: Making The Most of Seattle’s DIY Community & Leading Rock’s Feminist Charge

 

Like a prettily manicured hand wrapped tight after a brawl, Seattle’s Chastity Belt flexes a gauzy and bruised, unapologetically girly riot grrrl glee.

Their March release Time To Go Home is an intoxicating blend of fuzzy noise pop, with a spectrum that shimmers in shades of The Pixies, Sonic Youth, and especially Kathleen Hanna, of course, languishing in her electroclash era with Le Tigre. 1,092 more words

Interview: Vukovi

In between the release of a brand new single and gearing up for some awesome festival slots this summer, alt-rock band Vukovi managed to find some time to catch up with us. 870 more words

Tour

The Damsel In Distress

It was around 2009/2010 that I really started taking on the identity of being a vocalist in our band. Not just a guitarist who happens to also wail in to some beat-up town-bicycle-style microphone because no one else in the band can be arsed doing it. 1,147 more words

Feminism

NO GIRLS ALLOWED.

This is the earliest tale of when my vagina got in the way of fulfilling my dreams.

I started learning guitar when I was 9 after my parents told me that perhaps violin (my chosen instrument to learn) was going to be too hard. 664 more words

Feminism

The Musician's Girlfriend™

I love that my boyfriend is a musician.

He’s one of the most talented and exciting guitarists and songwriters I know. When I first ever saw him perform in his band I just knew that I was going to bonk him one day. 488 more words

Feminism

Mix: She's So Heavy

I’m very proud to have been part of ‘She’s So Heavy’ – an event to celebrate Women in Rock for International Women’s Day. We had two amazing speakers, Tanya Pearson from the Oral History of Women in Rock Project and Louise Brown, Editor of Iron Fist Magazine. 11 more words

Mixes

RAWWWR!

I love music. I’m sure most people do!

I like most genres. Everything has its place, but I enjoy LOUD and live music a lot. :) 116 more words

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