Revolution Girl Style Now

By Juliana Jiménez

On the topic of women in music, here is a happy story on the Riot Grrrl Movement, women punk rockers in the ’90s.

“Revolution Girl Style Now” was the title of Bikini Kill‘s 1991 demo cassette. Drummer Tobi Vail describes the slogan as “a call for all girls to start bands, start ‘zines and participate in the making of independent culture.”

Kathleen Hanna of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre
Kathleen Hanna of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre.

Reading this NPR article back in September was what in part lead us to start, not a ‘zine this time, but this blog.

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