Bikini Kill Might Be 'Back' for 2019, But They've Always Mattered
'Revolution Girl Style Now!' and Forever.
Bikini Kill Are Reuniting
Kathleen Hanna, Kathi Wilcox, and Tobi Vail will be joined by guitarist Erica Dawn Lyle for shows in New York and Los Angeles through the late spring.
Alex Robert Ross
How Feminist Zine Culture Has Evolved
From Riot Grrrl to a more inclusive and high aesthetic present, a new exhibition shows the changing faces of a century of independent print.
Premiere: NOTS - "Reactor"
Think Bikini Kill. Think the Cramps. Think The Fall.
Bikini Kill Drop Previously Unheard Track "Ocean Song"
Recorded years and years ago this tune was inspired by her time spent working at an abused women's shelter in Olympia.
Kim Taylor Bennett
Bikini Kill Just Shared a Previously Unreleased Demo Called "Playground"
Nearly 25 years after 'Revolution Girl Style Now' was recorded, Bikini Kill share one of the three tracks cut from the release.
Objectively Correct Lists
15 Objectively Perfect Albums That Are Less Than Half an Hour Long
How about some authoritative records that could turn you onto an entire new thread of listening, in half the time it takes a Papa Johns pizza to arrive?
Alternatives to Alternatives: The Black Grrrls Riot Ignored
Nineties nostalgia has transformed the Riot Grrrl movement from the alternative underground to a mainstream obsession. But just like before, black women are being left out.
punk in love
In Romanticising Riot Grrrl, We’ve Forgotten the Women of UK Punk That Paved The Way
Bands like Bikini Kill have been credited for inspiring a new generation of creative women, but X-Ray Spex and The Slits provided me with an outlet for all the frustrations I felt as a girl growing up in Britain.
Deep Ass Questions
Who Will Win the Super Bowl (of Music)?
Determine who will win Super Bowl XLIX by voting for which team has the best music.
Unearthing Jill Reiter's Lost Riot Grrrl Film
We talked to the New York filmmaker about her never-seen-before DIY film starring Kathleen Hanna.
Miley Cyrus and Kathleen Hanna Really Aren't That Different
They're both controversial feminist figures with a penchant for performing in their pants.