Tag: feminist

Joan Jett

10 Joan Jett-inspired artists who are breaking boundaries just like her

“Joan Jett doesn’t play rock ’n’ roll,” I wrote two years back, reviewing her SXSW showcase for The Austin Chronicle. “She is rock ’n’...
modern riot grrrl bands, skinny girl diet, margaritas podridas, big joanie, the regrettes

20 bands keeping the riot grrrl spirit alive in their own unique way

The riot grrrl underground feminist punk movement began in the early ’90s in the Pacific Northwest before expanding to the rest of the world....
90s feminist albums | 1990s alternative music | Alternative Press

10 albums from the ’90s that pushed the feminist movement to new heights

It's a bit sad that feminism and music go so perfectly hand in hand. The movement shouldn't have to be twisted into a countercultural...
Bikini Kill reuniting for select shows

Bikini Kill rock first gig in more than two decades

Bikini Kill played 27 songs at their first show in 22 years last night, and you can see what it was like below. The...
Green Day

Green Day under fire for lacking female voice in feminist book

Green Day are under scrutiny following the announcement of their new feminist-inspired book, Last Of The American Girls. Described by the publisher as “an inspiring...