. In the summer of 1995, filmmaker Tex Clark traveled around the country to interview female musicians, journalists and
historians about how their sexual and gender identity impacted their lives and informed their work. Radical Act captures
a moment in indie rock history and speaks to the universal experience of finding your voice.
. Janet Weiss talked to Pitcjforw about Wild Flag ! Read the interview here
. Wondering what Alison Wolfe and Molly Neuman have been doing ? check Brooklyn The Borough here and there.
. Check this amazing new band WILD FLAG, a Portland, OR and Washington DC based quartet consisting of Carrie
Brownstein, Mary Timony, Rebecca Cole, and Janet Weiss.
WILD FLAG is planning on recording their first album
in early 2011 for Merge Records.
I'm pretty excited about this project !!!
. Our friend Julie Peel need your help to keep recording and broadcasting her bedroom sessions, live from an artist's bedroom.
Please donate here.
. Let me introduce you to KonoKone : a coalition of 21 female musicians from Denmark and Mali who make
music together across various borders: Geographical, cultural, technological and economical to name a few.
. Can't wait to get this book in my hands!! In bookstores September 28!
"Girls to the Front", the first-ever history of Riot Grrrl, is a lyrical, punk-infused narrative about a group of extraordinary young women coming of age angrily, collectively, and publicly. A dynamic chronicle not just of a movement but of an era, this is the story of a time when America thought young people were apathetic and feminism was dead, but a generation of noisy girls rose up to prove everybody wrong.