Tag: Liz Phair

The Cold And Lovely: Rock’s Next All-Female Super-Group.

February 16, 2012 | 0
The Cold And Lovely: Rock’s Next All-Female Super-Group.

Meghan Toohey, formerly of Boston’s the So and So’s, has spent the past several years as the guitarist for The Weepies, Lenka, Schuyler Fisk and Lucy Schwartz. Patty Schemel is the iconic former drummer for Hole. Nicole Fiorentino plays bass for the Smashing Pumpkins. Together, they are the Cold and Lovely – a brand-new project […]

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Commentary: MIA, Lana Del Rey and Feminism

February 15, 2012 | 12
Commentary: MIA, Lana Del Rey and Feminism

Two of the latest entertainment controversies have been debates about the middle finger gesture of MIA, and pro/con debates about the meteoric rise of Lana del Rey. These events have stimulated discussions about what their presence in the media does for or detracts from the cause of feminism. Note that Madonna, the Super Bowl half-time […]

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