Amy Klein, a virtuoso in music (you may have seen her wailing on a guitar and violin in Titus Andronicus) and a general asset to society, sent us a link to the following essay. Quite frankly, it raises the questions we have been thinking of ourselves and answers them in a very comprehensive manner. Why […]Read more
She was brought to our attention through this video of spectacular vocal percussion… And she kept our attention through her amazing story. Sheila Chandra is a singer form South London, of Indian descent, who began her career int he early 80s. She released an album with Monsoon, featuring the song “Ever So Lonely” that went […]Read more
Behold, Susie. Soon to come a video post of a tour through her home, not quite in the vein of Cribs but close enough. Until you buy Issue 4 of Tom Tom, let these photos hold you over. There is a really radical interview with her and you’d be selling yourself short by not looking […]Read more
CMJ is this week and we wait for it all year long in NYC. The bands highlighted for this event often pop up for the rest of your musical year as the best acts around so now is the time to get ahead of the curve. Don’t you want to impress your friends a few […]Read more
Girlschool is legendary. Previously Painted Lady, Girlschool became official with their 1980 release of Demolition with Denise Dufort on drums, Enid Williams as lead vocalist and bassist, Kelly Johnson on lead guitar and lead vocals, and Kim McAuliffe as lead vocalist and rhythm guitar. They are iconic amongst British New Wave of Heavy Metal in […]Read more
“He thinks my head is in the clouds…and he is right” Erica Garcia first came to the United States from Argentina in 2000 for a Latin Grammy nomination for Best Female Rock Artist. Not a bad introduction to the Northern part of the Americas. She spent that first visit touring California with just an acoustic […]Read more
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#17 Body Issue
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- SNL's Valerie Naranjo
- GIRLS Kate Ryan
- Tom Tom Magazine Issue 17 Release Party Berlin
- 04/19/14 - 04/20/14
La Moustache and Cut Loose Music are proud to present a Tom Tom Magazine Issue 17 Release Party !
Saturday 19 April at Bei Ruth
Berlin Neukölln (S-Bhf Sonnenallee)
She Said Destroy :: Bandcamp
“This lovely pop punk duo from Italy. Lo-fi, dancy, awesome. They played at the Riot Grrrl Berlin party and made the boys cry and the grrrls shy!! We love them ♥”
Jesus and his Judgemental Father :: Bandcamp
“Jesus and His Judgemental Father have been operating out of Leeds for the past few years, where their spectacular pop punk repertoire has earned them an enraptured following. On first seeing them I cried with happiness at what riot grrrl has led to.”
- Karren Ablaze!, The Guardian
Maria Chavez is an NYC based avant-turntablist.
Madame Adam will finish the night with a set of riot grrrl and dancey electro pop.
Tom Tom Magazine is the only magazine in the world dedicated to female drummers and beat makers, Tom Tom seeks to raise awareness about female percussionists from all over the world, and hopes to inspire women and girls of all ages to drum, while strengthening and building the community of female musicians.
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