Riot Grrrl

Music

bikini kill’s 90s feminist punk is still radical and urgent in 2019

Revolution girl-style now!
Charlotte Gush
6.12.19
Culture

grrrl gang manila is causing a feminist riot in the philippines

In a country where abortion is still illegal, the radical collective is fighting for tangible change — and screaming punk songs in Girl Scout uniforms.
Alexandra Weiss
6.19.18
Music

these witch punks have taken the diy music scene by the bra straps

Dream Nails are making music on their own witchy terms.
Sophie Peacock
4.16.18
Music

​kathleen hanna is shedding her emotional baggage

As she drops a new album with The Julie Ruin we sit down with the iconic riot grrrl to talk about the past.
Nick Levine
7.18.16
Music

is willow smith a riot grrrl?

In an interview following her Camp Flog Gnaw live set, the 15-year-old spoke about Kathleen Hanna’s influence on her high energy performance.
Emily Manning
12.2.15
Music

​listen to an unreleased track from bikini kill’s legendary demo session

Kathleen Hanna is perfectly petulant on a scuzzy track that didn’t make their debut album, but has been released ahead of its reissue.
Charlotte Gush
8.20.15
Music

​riot grrrl’s lost queen: the tragic story of molly16

A new documentary shines a light on the life and death of one of riot grrrls unsung heroes.
Oliver Lunn
8.18.15
News

bikini kill are reissuing revolution girl style now with three new songs

The Riot Grrrl pioneers are re-releasing their 1991 demo tape with three never heard before tracks.
Felicity Kinsella
8.3.15
Music

riot grrrl was about much more than music

A girl's club in a man's world is something we can get behind even if you don't like the music.
Emma Finamore
7.17.15
Music

​burn your bras, today is riot grrrl day!

In honour of Bikini Kill’s Kathleen Hanna, the mayor of Boston has declared today, 9th April, Riot Grrrl Day.
Felicity Kinsella
4.10.15
Music

​sleater-kinney make riotous rock comeback

No Cities to Love is an early contender for rock album of the year.
Nick Levine
1.19.15