Playlist: Women Rock the World

Playlist: Women Rock the World

Feb 20, 2018

We, at Women In Rock, love to highlight the local scene, but lately we’ve been just as inspired by women rockers from all over the world. This playlist offers a sampling from Iceland to India.

1.

Hórmónar
Iceland
“Kynsvelt”
https://youtu.be/SuYPmUDs-xQ

               

2.

Pussy Riot
Russia
“I Can’t Breathe” (dedicated to Eric Garner)
https://youtu.be/dXctA2BqF9A

 

3.

La Hijas de Violencia
Mexico
“Sexista Punk”
Pussy Riot-inspired protest band with confetti guns! yeah!
https://vimeo.com/111910656

A photograph of the two members of La Hijas de Violencia wearing floral dresses and pointing confetti guns at the camera.

La Hijas de Violencia. Image credit: Southern California Public Radio.

4.

Destruye y Huye
Mexico
“Oscura Socieda”
https://youtu.be/kANWiwTBMt0

 

5.

LiLiPUT
Switzerland
“Split” (1980)
https://youtu.be/qjKCzauOumg

 

6.

Kumbia Queers
Argentina
“Celosa”
https://youtu.be/MWV9Bu5_-1s

A cheeky black and white photograph of Kumbia Queers.

Kumbia Queers. Image credit: NPR.

7.

A-WA
Israel
“Habib Galwi”
https://youtu.be/g3bjZlmsb4A

 

8.

Aziza Brahim
Algeria
“Calles de Dajla”
https://youtu.be/LxP0Ngt3s5o

 

9.

Muthoni the Drummer Queen
Kenya
“Turn On the Lights”
https://youtu.be/PNEob_6n60s

 

10.

Tritha Electric
India
“Fish Market”
https://youtu.be/1lftZie5rCo

A colorful photograph of Tritha Electric in a yellow and red sari holding an electric guitar against a backdrop of blue sky.

Tritha Electric. Image credit: Reverb Nation.

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