Tag Archives: women that rock

girlpool
Must-See Coachella Undercard: Girlpool — raw, punk-rock lyricisms meets bare folk melodies

Looking at Coachella’s [insert virtually any year] lineup can be a lot like staring into the sun. Sure, we can all agree it’s pretty brilliant for various reasons, but sometimes that many names on a bill can be blinding as you attempt to read through all the small print. And oftentimes, it’s the tiny names at […]

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grimes
Grimes to headline Shrine Expo Hall this April — watch new video for “Kill V. Maim”

The multi-faceted and extremely talented Grimes is set to headline the Shrine Expo Hall on April 21st as part of Coachella’s annual series of side-shows. The show has been titled as Grimes presents “March of the Pugs” An intimate evening with Christine and the Queens & Tei Shi. Closing out a successful 2015 with the release […]

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The Two Tens Volume
Watch The Two Tens’ new video for “Ella Don’t Like My Hat” — debut album “Volume” out 2/26

Los Angeles duo The Two tens are shredding your way with the forthcoming release of their debut album, Volume. The 12-track record is set for release February 26 via Ugly Sugar Records, and its already promising to be a high octane garage-punk banger. You just can’t help but jump and cut loose while listening to […]

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savages band
Savages share new song “Adore” — new album Adore Life out Jan. 26

Savages have shared a strikingly beautiful new song titled “Adore”. The song reveal also comes along with a new video. Directed by Anders Malmberg (Mew, Mø) with lighting and concept design by Tobias Rylander (The xx, Lykke Li, FKA twigs) the video has a cinematic appeal. Front woman Jehnny Beth’s vocals seriously pull their weight […]

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the kills
Coachella 2016: finally moving away from being a boys’ club?

Feature written by Mark E. Ortega According to an April 2013 Buzzfeed article, Coachella hadn’t seen a ratio of male-fronted acts to female-fronted ones below 80% since 2008. Last year, female-fronted acts represented less than 16% of the lineup with names like Florence + The Machine, Alabama Shakes, Jenny Lewis and St. Vincent being some […]

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HINDS band
Stream HINDS’ debut album Leave Me Alone — 12 tracks of lo-fi splendor

With the new year, comes plenty of highly anticipated albums. With that said, Spain’s all-female band, HINDS have shared their debut album Leave Me Alone. The 12-track album will be released on January 8th via Mom + Pop/Lucky Number, but you can stream it now below via NPR. HINDS caught our attentions early last year. After catching […]

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Deap Vally
Deap Vally unleash a psychedelic infused “Fever Dream” at Royal Jelly” video release party

Upon walking into Deap Vally’s “Royal Jelly” video release party, it was immediately evident that Basic Flowers wasn’t a typical venue but more a quirky art gallery. Two rooms with walls covered in book pages and cloth were surrounded by ephemera, books, and obsolete electronics that lead to a larger room with the microphones and […]

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Deap Vally
Watch Deap Vally’s new video “Royal Jelly” produced by Nick Zinner of Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Los Angeles rock duo, Deap Vally have released the Kraken. And by that we mean they have revealed the fierce new video for their new song “Royal Jelly.” Just like Deap Vally, the video is badass. Shot at one of our favorite Los Feliz haunts, the Good Luck Bar, the video is crafted with a vibrant […]

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grimes
Stream Grimes’ new song “Scream” ft. Taiwanese rapper Aristophanes

I scream, Grimes screams, we all scream for Aristophanes. Fans of Vancouver-native Claire Boucher, who is better known by her stage name Grimes, have been waiting with baited breath for her newest LP, Art Angels, which will be out digitally this Friday. Boucher wrote this record in LA, leaving behind her usual process which she […]

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The Bulls
Morgan Kibby sings her heart out at the third night of White Sea’s Bootleg residency

The Bootleg Theater is host to a special Wednesday night residency this month with featured artist White Sea. The shows are free and I was able to catch their penultimate performance last night. Supported by local friends The Bulls, White Sea lead singer Morgan Kibby showed us the limits of the human voice while rocking […]

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