[#113] BITCHFEST 2013 – Cry Baby / Tipper Whore / Scale Model / Anu Sava / Tijuana Goat Ride / Thelma & The Sleaze / Jane Dupree

Listen above ^^^ or subscribe on iTunes. RSVP on Facebook.   Cry Baby (Nashville, TN) / bandcamp / facebook Tipper Whore (Nashville, TN) / website / facebook Scale Model (Nashville, TN) / bandcamp / facebook / twitter Anu Sava (Nashville, TN) / website / facebook / reverbnation Tijuana Goat Ride (Nashville, TN) / bandcamp / facebook Thelma & The Sleaze (Nashville, TN) / bandcamp / facebook Jane Dupree (Nashville, TN) / website ... Read More

#MIXTAPE079 – She Shreds Magazine Issue 2

#MIXTAPE079 – She Shreds Magazine Issue 2 by Homoground on Mixcloud She Shreds Magazine is dedicated to educating, inspiring, and encouraging future and current musicians by highlighting female guitarists and bassists from all over the world. Although She Shreds is inspired by and created for women, they hope their impact reaches far beyond boundaries of gender to encourage radicalism, respect and revolution. You can pick up their latest... Read More

Nerd Grrrl Series: Working Women in Music (presented by PaperCut Press & Homoground)

Homoground is teaming up with Papercut Press‘ Nerd Grrrl Series to bring you stories about & from within today’s music landscape. Storytellers for January’s event at Bluestockings on Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 are: - Melissa Li (of Melissa Li & the Barely Theirs) - Lani Combier-Kapel (Silent Barn) - Mindy Abovitz (Tom Tom Magazine) - Star (StarBeat Music Record Label) - Jen Pelly (Pitchfork) There will be a Q&A... Read More

Edith Piaf

Illustration by Marissa Paternoster for feministcards.com Edith Piaf was a popular French singer known for hits like “La Vie En Rose,” “Non, je ne regrette rien,” “Hymne a l’amour” and more. As a small child, her parents left her with her paternal grandmother who ran a brothel in Normandy. Many of the prostitutes there helped raise and look after the young Piaf. In the mid-1930′s, her singing was discovered in a nightclub... Read More

#MIXTAPE027 – She Shreds (female guitarists of the pacific northwest)

She Shreds mixtape includes 20 songs from bands around the pacific northwest that have badass female musicians. This is the first ever mixtape coming out of She Shreds magazine and also in collaboration with Shred Fest (PDX). They hope to put out a mixtape with each issue 4 times a year. Fabi Reyna had the idea for She Shreds mag (a magazine about female guitarists and bassists) over a year go but only began executing it in july of this month when... Read More

From the Back of the Room Fall Tour

From the Back of the Room is a full-length documentary featuring interviews with various women involved in the DIY punk community. November 7th: NOLA @ Nowe Miasto November 9th: Austin, TX @ Bouldin Creek November 11th: Atlanta, GA @ In-Tune Studio November 12th: Washington, DC @ Reel Fest DC November 12th: Nashville, TN @ Little Hamilton November 13th: Ashville, NC @ the Get Down November 14th: Wilmington, NC @ The Soapbox Laundro Lounge November... Read More

An Evening with Kaki King

Homoground & The Pour House Music Hall present: An Evening with Kaki King @ The Soapbox Laundro-Lounge (Upstairs), Wilmington NC Saturday, November 5th EARLY SHOW! doors at 6pm, show at 6:30pm. $12 in advance / $15 day of Purchase tickets here:  http://bit.ly/vsRajg WIN TICKETS! Leave a comment on ANY PAGE on the Homoground website for a chance to win a pair of tickets. Winner will be announced on this week’s episode of the Homoground... Read More