Bikini Kill followed a lineage of angry women in rock—the physical surge of X-Ray Spex, the gruff roar of Babes in Toyland. But no band actively created a counterculture for marginalized groups quite like them. The riffs were hard, the pace was breakneck, the drumming was anarchic, but Yeah was as hellishly catchy as it was raw.
Visceral empathy for the oppressed among us never goes out of style. Hanna had a unique past, an artist and stripper who worked at a domestic violence shelter. But it underscores multiplicity therein—the many kinds of feminism, or the wide-open nature of riot grrrl. This band aimed to fundamentally change how people thought about all manner of hierarchy. Get Out buy track Why buy track Fuck Twin Peaks buy track Girl Soldier buy track The album was mastered by TJ Lipple.
Contact Bikini Kill. Streaming and Download help. Report this album or account. If you like Bikini Kill, you may also like:. DEMO by G. Holy shit… no words! Dr Gonzo. A new track from Pretty Matty finds the band in top form, delivering clean yet crunchy hook-laden power pop with trademark high energy. Minimal post-punk with a potent message from Melbourne. Coriky by Coriky. Explore music.
Raw, feedback-drenched, hook-filled girl-powered angst! Check out white boy about minutes into the song, one of the coolest guitar rhythms you will ever hear. Well-deserved infamy. Thanks BK! Maddie Angsty hardcore-influenced rush of feminist punk with the bouncy and fun Bikini Kill vibe throughout.
Last 6 tracks of the album seem slightly random and out of place as they weren't on the original release of this album , but they are enjoyable. You gotta listen to "Girl Soldier". Favorite track - Don't Need You. They weren't supposed to play, write, create anything. Feminism was dead. The 80s misogynistic backlash was a success. According to corporate media this wasn't supposed to happen in any appealing format and then Kathleen Hanna made some art that wouldn't be shown at her college gallery because it was too offensive The rest is herstory.
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View Catalogs Online. Safe Shopping Guarantee. Buy a Gift Certificate. Customer Reviews. Contact Info. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying.This Bikini Kill album was a birthday gift for my sister & she LOVED IT! She has very little vinyl & I wanted to make sure I gave her these amazing girls to help grow her collection. We had so much fun going back to the day, rocking out to the truth & hilarity that was within their lyrics. Yeah!/5(9).