Tag: kathleen hanna

Sunday Sessions, soundtrack to my life: Le Tigre.

Sometimes I wish I could go back in time. One of the first stops would be the the music I listened to and discovered. Terms like punk, feminist, and riot grrl are what I would be looking for the second time around. I wish I could say I got into Kathleen Hanna’s seminal riot grrrl ...

Oh Come On!

I wasn’t planning to post about seeing The Julie Ruin {yeah right, who am I kidding?}, but Wednesday nights show in Melbourne was just fifty million kinds of super duper awesome and I can’t resist. And even though we still have the Sydney show tonight, I just can’t imagine it being better, because the Melbourne ...

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Why I Love Kathleen Hanna

I love her because she is super freaky talented. I love her because she is fiercely intelligent. I love her because she acts when she sees an injustice. I love her because she cares about women. I love her because she kicks the¬†patriarchy’s¬†ass. I love her for Bikini Kill. I love her for Le Tigre. ...