Kathleen Hanna

Holy Shit

Bikini Kill Might Be 'Back' for 2019, But They've Always Mattered

'Revolution Girl Style Now!' and Forever.
Lauren O'Neill
1.16.19
Holy Shit

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
1.16.19
Zines

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.
Ione Gamble
6.14.18
Premieres

Raise Your Fist and Blood Pressure with War on Women’s ‘Capture the Flag’

The Baltimore punk band's activist roar is amplified by guest vocals from Kathleen Hanna and Joanna Angel.
Dan Ozzi
4.10.18
Noisey News

Brian Eno, Talib Kweli, and Kathleen Hanna Support Lorde in Open Letter

"We deplore the bullying tactics being used to defend injustice against Palestinians and to suppress an artist’s freedom of conscience," the letter reads.
Alex Robert Ross
1.8.18
Interviews

Le Tigre Talk Clinton Support, Disabling the Comments, and Secret Feminism in 2016

"It's actually very disturbing to see the unacceptable hate speech emerging from Hillary's critics from the right and from the left."
Kathy Iandoli
11.8.16
Festivals 2015

The Julie Ruin's Burger-a-Go-Go Set Was a Safe Space for Women, On Stage and Off

Kathleen Hanna brought the girls to the front for her Burger-a-Go-Go performance.
Bryn Lovitt
9.7.15
Holy Shit

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
9.1.15
Culture

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.
Gabby Bess
7.9.15
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.
Emma Garland
4.15.15
Interviews

How Has Riot Grrrl Informed Modern Feminism and Punk?

Noisey's Emma Garland gets deep with original riot grrrl Liz Naylor and teenage girl band Skinny Girl Diet.
Emma Garland
11.6.14
Film

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.
Amelia Abraham
10.25.14
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