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The day after Sleaford Mods, I found myself at the Concorde 2 again – but this time, much earlier. For I was fangirling. I was fangirling over Kathleen Hanna; lead singer and frontwoman of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre and The Julie Ruin, for whom my excellent Mother (who strives for gender equality, racial equality, social equality, an anti-Tory government and very kindly funds much of my gig-going … happy yet, mama? 582 more words


INTERVJU: Pale Honey

Tuva Lodmark och Nelly Daltrey. Foto cred: Pale Honey

Inom loppet av några dagar tog Pale Honey över mitt internet. De dök upp i mitt Facebookflöde, i tidningar jag läser och vänner tipsade om dem. 659 more words


VECKANS SKIVA: Slant 6 - Soda Pop Rip Off

Jag köpte Slant 6 – Soda Pop Rip Off när vi var i London för någon månad sedan. Det kan vara något av det bästa med att besöka en större stad – skivaffärerna. 203 more words


Why Is My Gender An Insult?

Today while watching movies with my mom and aunt about guy gangs I realized something that so many of them have in common. In the movies the worst insult one guy could tell another guy is to say they’re a girl, a bitch, a pussy, you tell a guy that they’re a girl gunshots are going to be fired. 462 more words


Double Dare Ya: Bikini Kill’s Impact on Modern Feminism and Punk Rock

“All girls to the front!” In the middle of a dirty, dimly-lit punk show, the music has crashed to a stop, allowing the band’s spritely singer to command the audience. 2,380 more words