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7 Oct 2016: The Empty Page | Dream Nails | Little Fists | Charmpit

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A sisterly joint-promotion by Who Run The World and LOUD WOMEN, together offering a night of doubly-awesome women-led music, in aid of anti-austerity charities.

Part of the WE SHALL OVERCOME 2016 weekend
https://www.facebook.com/groups/507658162729362/

Featuring:

THE EMPTY PAGE
www.facebook.com/Theemptypagemusic
A trio of Mancunians writing songs with an infectious pop sensibility, layered with a healthy dose of fuzz and shot through with ‘grim up North’ poeticism.

DREAM NAILS
www.facebook.com/yourdreamnails
Celebrating their 1 year band birthday – Dream Nails played their first gig at the We Shall Overcome gig last year, which was also the first ever LOUD WOMEN gig. So much to celebrate with our favourite punk witches!

LITTLE FISTS
www.facebook.com/littlefists
Melodic guitar, sad lyrics, suddenly loud shouting and screaming … we love these fisty babes.

CHARMPIT
www.facebook.com/charmpit
Pop Punk prom queens just trying to buy some weed.

Plus poetry, cake, raffle, snogging*, and MORE

Donations on the door to Women’s Aid – suggested minimum £5

*maybe

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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.