feminism

Aly & AJ’s first album in 14 years will be the soundtrack of your summer
Aly & AJ’s first album in 14 years will be the soundtrack of your summer
It has been 14 years since Aly & AJ released an album, but they are back and ready to soundtrack your summer. Thanks to their music as well as various acting gigs, Aly & AJ secured their place as pop culture staples in the 2000s. Their last album Insomniatic included the iconic “Potential Breakup Song,” which the sisters recently reimagined with more explicit lyrics.  Now, Aly &... Rea
41 women empowerment anthems that should be played as loud as possible
41 women empowerment anthems that should be played as loud as possible
With Women’s History Month coming to a close today, it’s vital to carry these messages of intersectional feminism and empowerment throughout every day to come. These musicians aren’t only wonderful leaders in the music industry spanning over decades—they’re using their platform to spread messages of self-love and growth as well as sharing stories of hardship and navigating mistakes, which every yo
Halsey shares inspiration for “Nightmare,” dedicates song to young women
Halsey shares inspiration for “Nightmare,” dedicates song to young women
Halsey has shared some insight behind her inspiration for her latest song “Nightmare.” To backtrack, Halsey just dropped the new song today after teasing a new era that sent fans into a frenzy. Read more: Palaye Royale reflect on milestone ‘Boom Boom’ eras show count Halsey first started turning her latest leaf last week after completely blacking out her social media. Then, she posted a lin... Re
Hayley Williams, Julien Baker, more part of Bleached’s feminist zine to benefit Planned Parenthood
Hayley Williams, Julien Baker, more part of Bleached’s feminist zine to benefit Planned Parenthood
Today, Bleached announced that they would be releasing a new EP, Can You Deal?, on Mar. 3. What’s even cooler? In addition to the EP, the band will be releasing a new zine—also titled Can You Deal?—on the same day, featuring words from the likes of Paramore’s Hayley Williams, Julien Baker and more, with all net proceeds going to support Planned Parenthood. “Why is gender pointed out ...
Watch these women use punk rock to fight street harassment in Mexico
Watch these women use punk rock to fight street harassment in Mexico
AJ+ has published a video of three women, “Las Hijas De Violencia,” who are fighting Mexico’s street harassment problem with punk rock as their weapon. Check out the video below. Read more: Hayley Williams on being a feminist: “‘Misery Business’ is not a set of lyrics that I relate to” “When we we are walking down the streets and someone harasses us in anyway, we run after this person. We grab our
Hayley Williams on being a feminist: “‘Misery Business’ is not a set of lyrics that I relate to”
Hayley Williams on being a feminist: “‘Misery Business’ is not a set of lyrics that I relate to”
It appears that Hayley Williams has been receiving flack for the lyrics in Paramore's breakout track, "Misery Business," which was released in 2007. Instead of ignoring the noise, she penned a blog on the matter, in which she claims, "'Misery Business' is not a set of lyrics that I relate to as a 26-year-old-woman. I haven’t ...