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PJ Harvey Is An Artist's Artist
Rachel Mason, Artist
Bitter's Kiss Is the Musical Lovechild of Lana Del Rey and Lorde
She reintroduces us to a time in pop-culture when the diary-style lyrics of everyone from Riot Grrrl musicians to Lilith Fair acts were allowed to enter the mainstream and take even the most macho radio listeners on catchy journeys into young women's most private moments and thoughts.
Ana Popovic: From Behind the Six String
Arts and Music Writer
Belgrade, Serbia is not known for being a city that churns out blues musicians. But this is in fact where a young Ana Popovic was introduced to the blues and the guitar. Jump to twenty years later and she is one of the most popular female blues guitar players in the world.
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Hip-Hop Legends Salt-N-Pepa Want More Women In Rap Today
"It's always been and still is a male-dominated field."
Sarah McQuaid Tours and Enchants With Her Brilliant New Album,
Walking Into White
Poet, pundit, award-winning writer
Finding treasure feels great, and such is the case with musician Sarah McQuaid. The soulful singer, smart and sensuous songwriter, and scintillating guitarist has been hidden in plain sight with three gorgeous solo albums.
With Us, Joni. We're Not
Reporter, Author of 'The Keka Collection'
Oh, you're not goin'
, Miz Joni. I mean that. She just can't. I mean, the woman reads my mind. In fact, all my life, I've felt like Joni Mitchell was reading my diaries. And my dreams. And was telling me the truths I didn't want to admit.
These Female Musicians Have An Awesome Response To Sexism In The Music World
12 Things '90s Rock Grrrls Can Teach You About Life
New Music and Ways to Listen at River To River Festival
'You Don't Play Like A Girl': Queer In A Jazz World
Drummer, composer, music producer and drum teacher
The jazz world is a boys' club. How would I continue to play the music I loved while being a radical lesbian feminist? How was I supposed to be one of the boys when I was realizing how powerful I felt as a woman? I began to feel oppressed while on the road playing the music I loved.
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Janis Joplin and Amy Winehouse: Why the Comparison?
Student, University of New Haven
What has me severely troubled is this incessant need to compare two artists just because they share a gender. Society should not be filing "woman" as a category in which to analyze and critique artists: music is purely music.
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