The only adults I know who write—and in a way, read—poetry are poets. It kind of narrows down to the people where that is actually their style of writing and their medium. When you’re a teenager, it’s easier to dabble more. … Also, in a way, you’re protected. When I think about the poetry I […]
http://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/album=1921307984/size=medium/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/t=1/transparent=true/ I discovered this great, howling song via NPR All Songs Considered’s CMJ episode. I wanted to describe it as “Joy Division and X-Ray Spex formed a riot grrrl band,” but that would be hack and not really adequate for a band as political, radical, and anti-(music)-establishment as the band from Washington, D.C. [They released […]
riotgrrrlberlin: CATS AGAINST CATCALLING! compilation with 95 grrrl* bands, 5 hours of music in various styles, OUT NOW! ——> http://riotgrrrlberlin.tumblr.com/cats_against_catcalling (free download! ) WE NEED YOUR HELP TO BLOW THIS UP!! PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!! cover design by dana krusche presented by Riot Grrrl Berlin and HollaBack!BLNsponsored by megapeng.net previous comps: http://riotgrrrlberlin.tumblr.com/grrrlcompilations Now I know […]
The wonderful people of Riot Grrrl Berlin compiled a massive compilation of contemporary riot grrrl music – 53 bands, 2,5 h of music. Do check it out!
(via feminish) I feel like I’ve posted this before. But nevermind, sadly still relevant.
It can be really painful to have to face how fucked up shit is and how scared people are…of being alive. Scared of things that are amazing. Scared of things that aren’t like television or aren’t dead. A lot of people can’t deal with three-dimensional human beings, they only know how to deal with other […]