A Little Slice of History

Born to Take the Highway

Posted by on Jun 29, 2018

The open road can be lonely, but at least Mitchell is in the driver’s seat.

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Song of the Moment

Song of the Moment: “Like A Prayer” by The Lopez

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018

“Like A Prayer” by The Lopez from their new 7″ is an incredibly joyous song. In fact, both songs on “Like A Prayer” (Throwin’ Shade on the B...

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Artist Spotlight

A Candid Conversation with Hilary Woods About the Journey to Colt

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018

There’s something about Hilary Woods’ music that stops you in your tracks, as if you were walking outside a bar late at night and only heard the faintest noises of the...

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Song Playlist

Mommy Dearest: A Playlist about Motherhood

Posted by on May 20, 2018

With Mother’s Day weighing heavily on my mind this year (what do you buy for someone that gave you the gift of life?), I pulled together this playlist of my favorite...

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Recent Posts

Laurie Kilmartin and the Subtle Power of Laughter

Laurie Kilmartin and the Subtle Power of Laughter

May 14, 2018

It’s a small thing and a huge thing when men “let” a woman make them laugh.

The Dollyrots: Pop Punk Power Parents

The Dollyrots: Pop Punk Power Parents

May 13, 2018

Arriving at the Southgate House Revival to interview The Dollyrots starts out like any other interview; Kalie and I grab a drink and wait for their tour manager to let us know they were ready. Even as we walked into the green room, it looks like any other band getting ready for a show, slightly chaotic but perfectly in character with any other punk band. But the...

Women in Rocktail

Women in Rocktail

May 12, 2018

Rocktail Nights are hosted by two very talented Women in Rock, Kristen Kreft and MayaLou Banatwala. Rocktails take place at The Listing Loon in Cincinnati, Ohio every Second Saturday. In addition, they’re starting to team up with The American Sign Museum for some fun summer events to be shared soon! Kristen Kreft plays guitar and sings in The Perfect Children,...

“Irene” by Joanna Lero

“Irene” by Joanna Lero

Mar 8, 2018

One of the best things about music right now are the women who are writing songs to give voices to those who feel they cannot speak up. London musician, Joanna Lero, has released a new song “Irene” in honor of her grandmother on International Women’s Day. This song will also be included on her new EP, Variations, out on March 22. The song...

OMG

OMG

Mar 1, 2018

Just before Thanksgiving, in some magnificent wrinkle in rock-legend timespace, these four smiled, a camera went click!, and The Best Instagram Picture Ever was created.

in/distilling a love of music

in/distilling a love of music

Feb 28, 2018

Words are metaphors: in the one case, my mother fills me, drop by magic drop, with music; in the other, she extracts what I need—which was also what she needed—from music and offers it to me like an essential oil, powerful and sweet. Oil and water: both sacramental, both used in baptism.

Shellshag, The Masters of Rock n’ Roll DIY

Shellshag, The Masters of Rock n’ Roll DIY

Feb 27, 2018

Shellshag, a two piece from New York, is the heart and soul of rock n’ roll DIY. Comprised of Jennifer Shagawat and John “Shellhead” Driver, the band has put in more time than most bands out there. What makes it possible for them is their genuine love of rock n’ roll. Shell first learned to play guitar from his buddy, Bob Taylor. “I was 22. He was my...

In The Know- February 2018

In The Know- February 2018

Feb 26, 2018

February’s In the Know answers, what is your favorite winter activity?             Abiyah— My favorite winter activity is diving headfirst into my coat closet to figure out which of my rad winter coats I’ll rock that day. Will it be faux fur (including vintage Jordache and Sasson), vintage leather (Aigner), a wool...

The Liza Colby Workout Playlist

The Liza Colby Workout Playlist

Feb 23, 2018

Liza Colby of The Liza Colby Sound was kind enough to put together a workout so some day we might look as great as she does. This workout is a magazine exclusive so order your copy today! However, here is her intro to the workout along with her favorite workout playlist! From Liza: “First lemme say if I never had to workout I wouldn’t. I would love...

2018 Winter Movie List

2018 Winter Movie List

Feb 22, 2018

In winter, it’s hard to motivate to do things outside or go places and see people. Whether you’re sick with the flu, down from seasonal depression, or just snuggled in we find here at Women in Rock there’s a lot more TV time in the winter. We’ve compiled our favorite Women in Rock movies to give you history lessons and entertainment...