Music

New Music Monday: Kelsey Lu

Kelsey Lu is a singer, guitarist, cellist and songwriter, and somehow manages to be even greater than the sum of even those impressive parts.  Read more »

Cut & Paste: Zines About Women Musicians

From Yoko Ono and the Supremes to punk and hardcore, check out these four zines about highlighting women in music. Read more »

Backtalk: bell hooks on Beyonce & Yacht's Hoax

This week we chat with Bitch contributor Zoe Samudzi about bell hooks's recent criticisms of Beyonce's Lemonade in “Moving Beyond Pain,” and how we can both respect and be critical of works by people we admire. Plus Sarah talks about how disappointing it was to learn about indie... Read more »

Backtalk: "Lemonade" + Marketplace Feminism

This week, we talk about Beyonce's visual album Lemonade with writer and photographer Margaret Jacobsen, who wrote “What Beyonce's Lemonade Means to Me As a Black Woman,” and talk about the themes of... Read more »

Bitchtapes: Lauren Mayberry's Signature Scotland Mix

The frontwoman of CHVRCHES made us a mixtape of her favorite Scottish bands. Read more »

Everlasting Love: Why Courtney Love still matters

Illustration by Andrea Tsurumi I recently overheard a media colleague say, “I don’t get Lena Dunham. She’s no Courtney Love.” My ears perked up because I’m nosy, but also, huh? “When Courtney Love was 26 and you talked to her,” my colleague went on to... Read more »

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