On a blustery day in February, I was given brief access to the austere practice space of what has now, undoubtedly, become one of the coolest private experiences I’ve had the pleasure of shooting this year. Lead and founded by STOMP member Yako Miyamoto, COBU is an all-female Japanese drum troupe that combines elements of […]Read more
It’s hard to describe the effects of being completely shaken by a mostly un-amplified batterie of 6 or 7 drums, with patterns, rolls, and riffs cleverly choreographed for maximum efficiency and shocking grace for drumdancers to attack and move between giant barrel drums. But, here goes: it was a full-body assault on an audience by […]Read more
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- 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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