Posts tagged "Bikini Kill"

Hear the Julie Ruin’s Clamorous ‘Brightside’

Bikini Kill frontwoman, proto riot grrrl, and former SPIN cover star Kathleen Hanna had a busy 2013. After a decade and…
By: David Zisser / April 18, 2014

See Kathleen Hanna and Kim Gordon Talk Kurt Cobain in ‘The Punk Singer’ Clip

The Punk Singer, a documentary that focuses on the life, career, and influence of SPIN cover star Kathleen Hanna, will be…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 26, 2013

Kathleen Hanna Explains Valley Girl Accent in Documentary Preview

In the clip above, original riot grrrl, leader of the Julie Ruin, and SPIN cover star Kathleen Hanna can be seen discussing her early day…
By: Chris Martins / November 21, 2013

Kathleen Hanna: Love Among the Ruin

On a balmy June night, humid and dank from the early summer rain, all the girls are screaming. Shrieks, really, the kind you emit i…
By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd / August 7, 2013

Kathleen Hanna Mounts First Tour With New Band the Julie Ruin

This fall, Kathleen Hanna will take her new (but actually sort of old) project, the Julie Ruin, on tour for the very first…
By: Kyle McGovern / June 25, 2013

Kathleen Hanna Throws a Lo-Fi Tantrum With the Julie Ruin on ‘Oh Come On’

Back in 1997, riot grrrl icon Kathleen Hanna released a solo album under the alias Julie Ruin. Later, the ex-Bikini Kill and Le…
By: Kyle McGovern / June 10, 2013

Bikini Kill’s Tobi Vail Pays Tribute to Pussy Riot

Pussy Riot!: A Punk Prayer for Freedom is crucial reading material for anyone interested in the plight of the Russian feminist punk collective…
By: David Marchese / January 25, 2013

Sisters Outsiders: The Oral History of the ‘Bikini Kill’ EP

Bikini Kill were more than a band — and intentionally so. They were a beacon and a call to arms. They were "Girl you ca…
By: Jessica Hopper / November 15, 2012

Bikini Kill Detail Extras-Packed Debut EP Reissue

Bikini Kill are starting to make good on their promise to reissue the full BK discography, and how! In July, the riot grrl quartet…
By: Marc Hogan / October 5, 2012

Bikini Kill Plan 25th Anniversary Reissues on Own Record Label

Bikini Kill, the riot grrrl quartet notorious for saying "fuck you" to major labels, will celebrate their 25th anniversary by launching their own label, Bikini…
By: Devon Maloney / July 18, 2012