Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Tag: riot grrrl

2000s women in rock

22 women musicians who have been inspiring the scene since the 2000s

Throughout the 2000s, women started to dominate the alternative music scene with their powerful stage presence and otherworldly talent. Following in the footsteps of...
best band reunions

10 band reunions we never thought we’d see happen

Being in a band is like being in a relationship, and many times, that means messy breakups and unsatisfying endings. But on some occasions...
women vocalists frontwomen rock

Here are 10 frontwomen who killed the boys’ club in rock

Since the inception of the alternative music scene, men have been at the forefront. Historically, they have determined who can participate and are allowed...
Skating Polly

Skating Polly on shutting down sexism, overbearing fans with grace

While many people believe that the riot grrrl movement has come and passed, self-proclaimed “ugly-pop” band Skating Polly are keeping the spirit of absolute...

“Always charge hard”—grunge punk band Barb Wire Dolls on Lemmy’s advice for carrying the...

Photo: Hannah Verbeuren If provided only a photo of Barb Wire Dolls frontwoman Isis Queen and locked in a room with their music at speaker-shattering levels,...
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Video Premiere: Craig Owens, “Rebel Girl” (Bikini Kill cover for charity)

Chiodos frontman Craig Owens has taken on Bikini Kill's Riot Grrrl classic "Rebel Girl" in support of organizations Equal Rights Advocates and Girls Rock Camp Alliance, which strive for female equality...