Rejoice! Bikini Kill has reunited for select Los Angeles and New York shows this spring! The iconic feminist-punk group Bikini Kill has a Los Angeles concert date scheduled for April 25 at the Hollywood Palladium. Known for their raucous, politically confrontational live shows, Bikini Kill will be performing with three original members: Kathleen Hanna on vocals, Tobi Vail on drums, and Kathi Wilcox on bass. Replacing original Bikini Kill guitarist (Billy Karren) will be Erica Dawn Lyle. In addition to playing a mean guitar, Lyle is a writer and curator who lives in New York City.
Known for being at the forefront of the Riot Grrrl movement in the early ’90s, right now couldn’t be a more perfect time for Bikini Kill to regroup with some reunion shows. These badass women were all about feminism before it became a trend, before it became a corporate marketing tool. You wanna see some real shit, go catch Bikini Kill live in Los Angeles and New York.
In addition to Bikini Kill’s Los Angeles show at Hollywood Palladium, the band also has New York gigs on May 31 at Brooklyn Steel and Terminal 5 on June 1.
Tickets to Bikini Kill at the Hollywood Palladium on April 25 go on sale this Friday, Jan. 18 at 10AM! While your waiting for Bikini Kill’s reunion show, you can stream their entire discography via Spotify. It just got added!
— Bikini Kill (@theebikinikill) January 15, 2019