6 Feb 2016: Argonaut | Mx Tyrants | Madame So @ Silver Bullet, Finsbury Park

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A night of top notch badass woman-lead pop-punk-riot-awesome, in Finsbury Park’s finest venue, Silver Bullet.

Line-up for SATURDAY 6 Feb 2016:

ARGONAUT
Purveyors of fiery female fronted alternative punk rock. The band released their self-titled debut in 2012 and have recently unleashed their second album ‘Try’.
@argonautband www.facebook.com/argonautband
https://www.youtube.com/user/criminalrecordsuk
www.analoguerock.bigcartel.com/category/argonaut

MX TYRANTS
Awesome art pop from the women who brought you Joanne Joanne.
https://www.facebook.com/MxTyrants/?fref=ts

MADAME SO
Lyric-led guitar pop that has been likened to Hole, Blondie, Patti Smith and PJ Harvey.
https://www.facebook.com/madamesomusic/?fref=ts

Doors 7.30 pm
£5 entry

All welcome!

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https://www.facebook.com/groups/loudwomen/

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8 Jan 2016: The Potentials | The Wimmins’ Institute | Foxcunt | Janine Booth @ Silver Bullet, Finsbury Park

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Friday 8 January

LOUD WOMEN starts the new year off good and LOUD, back at the birth place of the LOUD WOMEN night, Silver Bullet. We love this venue! and we’ve got a cracking line-up:

THE POTENTIALS
https://www.facebook.com/buffcore/
https://thepotentialsuk.bandcamp.com/releases
Buffy inspired diy feminist queer pop – what’s not to love?

THE WIMMINS’ INSTITUTE
https://www.facebook.com/theWimminsInstitute/?fref=ts
Debut album ‘Badass Lady Power Picnic’ out now. The wimmins will be playing some brand new songs too. Bring your snowboots.

FOXCUNT
A “fucking angry art punk cider” band.

JANINE BOOTH
https://www.facebook.com/JanineBoothTheBigJ/?fref=ts
Loud, smart, funny, and awesome – Janine is everything that LOUD WOMEN stands for, and loads more good stuff too. You’ll love her set, even if you usually think poetry is a bit shit. Honest.

Doors 7.30 pm
£5 entry

All welcome!

Join the group LOUD WOMEN for news of more women-lead events
https://www.facebook.com/groups/loudwomen/

 

4 Dec 2015: Emily C. Smith | Jane Ruby (& her crappy raffle) | Spanking Machine @ Veg Bar, Brixton

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A night of top notch badass woman-lead CHRISTMAS celebration, in the Veg Bar’s groovy basement.

Line-up for FRIDAY 4 December :

8: 30 – JANE RUBY
https://www.facebook.com/JaneRubySings

9:15 – EMILY C SMITH and her band
https://www.facebook.com/Emily-C-Smiths-Musical-Happenings-126696757377873/

10:00 – JANE RUBY’S RAFFLE FOR WOMEN’S AID!

10:15 – SPANKING MACHINE
https://www.facebook.com/spanxphalanx

Doors 8:00 pm
£5 entry

All welcome!

Join the group LOUD WOMEN for news of more women-lead events
https://www.facebook.com/groups/loudwomen/

27 Nov 2015: The Wimmins’ Institute | Grace Petrie @ Bread and Roses, Clapham

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A night of top notch badass riot wmmmn and protest indie pop celebration, in Clapham’s premier worker-run venue, The Bread and Roses.

Line-up for FRIDAY 27 November:

8.30pm – THE WIMMINS’ INSTITUTE
The WI are proud to be launching their debut album, ‘BADASS LADY POWER PICNIC’ at this event, and will begin the evening with an acoustic set, which may perhaps include some top secret surprise special guest collaboration, which fans of Grace Petrie would do well not to miss. (Spoiler: Grace Petrie will be joining The Wimmins’ Institute for a punk rendition of a locationally-apt traditional folk song. You’ll want to see it.)

“a ‘super group’ packed with individual talent … post-post-riot grrrl, post-feminist, post-Marxist, post-punk rock new wave” – The Morning Star
“AMAZEBALLS! I like Mansplaining best” – BBC London
“Expect much pearl-clutching” – Evening Standard
“Bit of a cracker, actually … Bloody catchy” – Podrophenia
“Ferociously wry and tuneful” – Everett True

www.facebook.com/theWimminsInstitute
http://wimmins.tumblr.com/

9.15pm – GRACE PETRIE
Latest album ‘Whatever’s Left’ out now – http://gracepetrie.com/whatevers-left/
“A powerful new songwriting voice” – The Guardian
“Whining folk singer” – The Telegraph
“A smelly lezzer” – the EDL
http://gracepetrie.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Grace-Petrie-120366798027293/

10pm – THE WIMMINS’ INSTITUTE
The Wimmins’ Institute will be topping their Grace Petrie sandwich with a 6-wimmins line-up electric punk set, and a few brand new songs because they are all about the second album now …

Doors 8.00 pm
£10 entry (£8 in advance) includes a copy of The WI’s CD.

(The unwaged or those who could afford as cheaper entry, without the CD, should message Cassandra Fox in advance and she’ll make sure you don’t miss out on this brilliant night out.)

Advance tickets from http://badassladypowerpicnic.eventbrite.com/

All welcome!

Join the group LOUD WOMEN for news of more women-lead events
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20 Nov 2015 Fight Rosa Fight | Sarah Kerton | Dirtygirl | Little Fists @ Veg Bar, Brixton

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A night of top notch badass riot grrrl pop punk celebration, in the Veg Bar’s groovy basement.

Line-up for FRIDAY 20 November:

10:15 FIGHT ROSA FIGHT
https://www.facebook.com/fightrosafight
http://fightrosafight.bandcamp.com/merch
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQueUud16y4rJwFfLtNFtzA/feed
Cheltenham DIYers. 2nd EP ‘Rotten’ out now.
“wonderfully pissed off poppy queer punk/riot grrrl” – Maximum Rock’n’Roll

10:05 SPOKEN SISTERS
A LOUD WOMEN exclusive – the first performance by two hugely talented young spoken word performers. Raw beauty.

9:30 DIRTYGIRL
Pop-Punk northern lasses. Recently released their first EP (Junk Food) (10th/10) and releasing split tape with CRUMBS (17th/10)
https://www.facebook.com/dirtygirlbandyork
www.twitter.com/sumenaowen
www.wearedirtygirl.bandcamp.com
www.soundcloud.com/dirtygirlyork

8:45 LITTLE FISTS
https://www.facebook.com/littlefists
https://littlefists.bandcamp.com/releases
Melodic guitars, sad lyrics, sudden screaming, ALL THE FEELINGS!
Ep out entitled ‘No Home’

Doors 7.30 pm
£5 entry

All welcome!

Join the group LOUD WOMEN for news of more women-lead events
https://www.facebook.com/groups/loudwomen/

30 Oct 2015 The Ethical Debating Society | Argonaut | Dream Nails | DJ Dapper D @ Veg Bar, Brixton

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A night of top notch badass riot grrrl pop punk celebration, in the Veg Bar’s groovy basement.

Line-up for FRIDAY 30 October:

8pm – DREAM NAILS
Your new favourite band. Awesome riot witches.
https://www.facebook.com/yourdreamnails

9pm – ARGONAUT
Purveyors of fiery female fronted alternative punk rock. The band released their self-titled debut in 2012 and have recently unleashed their second album ‘Try’.
@argonautband www.facebook.com/argonautband
https://www.youtube.com/user/criminalrecordsuk
www.analoguerock.bigcartel.com/category/argonaut

10pm – THE ETHICAL DEBATING SOCIETY
Badass riot pop – the next big thing.
https://www.facebook.com/The-Ethical-Debating-Society-76532450884/timeline/
http://theethicaldebatingsociety.bandcamp.com/

DJ Dapper D aka Debbie Smith until midnight
Playing beats that are sweet for your feet – ‘50s/’60s Soul, R&B, Girl Groups, ‘60s Garage Punk, ‘70s/’80s Punk & New Wave, ‘90s Indie

Doors 7.30 pm
£5 entry

All welcome!

Join the group LOUD WOMEN for news of more women-lead events
https://www.facebook.com/groups/loudwomen/

3 Oct 2015: We Shall Overcome | Blindness | Argonaut | Emily C Smith | Janine Booth | The Wimmins’ Institute | Mave | Dream Nails

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Full event details here – https://www.facebook.com/events/1621576871414753/

A night of top drawer pop/punk from some of London’s leading female-lead bands.

Part of the We Shall Overcome weekend of events taking place all over the country (and beyond!) in solidarity with all those at the sharp end of the austerity cuts.

All gig-goers to bring donations to our chosen charity, Women’s Aid, and there will be cake sales and, of course, A RAFFLE!

BLINDNESS
http://weareblindness.co.uk/
www.facebook.com/weareblindness
“Dark, Raw, energetic, very very loud and intense with powerful and compelling vocals” – BBC Radio 6

ARGONAUT
www.facebook.com/argonautband
‘Argonaut put forward a good case for being brilliant….. Sounds like Siouxsie And The Banshees, while their commitment to youth, ideas and passion should be lauded and rewarded’ – James Jam NME

JANINE BOOTH
http://www.janinebooth.com/
Poet and hater of Tories.

EMILY C SMITH
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Emily-C-Smiths-Musical-Happenings/126696757377873?pnref=lhc
“Crepuscular – also evocative and fascinating a bit like Tim Burton’s hair”. Adam Walton BBC Radio

MAVE
Talented and hotly-tipped new spoken word performer

THE WIMMINS’ INSTITUTE
http://wimmins.tumblr.com/
www.facebook.com/theWimminsInstitute
“a “super group” packed with individual talent … meshing country, punk pop and garage folk with a wistful, beguiling trumpet and intelligent lyricism.” – The Morning Star
Debut album “Badass Lady Power Picnic” out this autumn.

DREAM NAILS
Your new favourite band. Punk witches from London.

For all those who support putting women on stage, and turning up the volume