“EMT Police and the Fire Department” by Shilpa Ray

“EMT Police and the Fire Department” by Shilpa Ray

Nov 6, 2017

I’ve been a huge fan of Shilpa Ray since the Teenage and Torture days. I borrowed my sister’s ID so I could see her before I was of age and then I saw her every possible chance when she was in the Midwest. Although, I must be honest, I think her albums after Teenage and Torture are good but they’ve never moved me in the way that the original...

Local Men Inspiration Playlist: Part 2

Local Men Inspiration Playlist: Part 2

Feb 14, 2016

As a continuation from yesterday’s Local Men Inspiration Playlist, we are happy to present Part 2. Thanks to so many great Cincinnati guys for continuing to support Women in Rock! Happy Valentine’s Day!         Andrew Jody (Barrence Whitfield &┬áThe Savages)- “Nocturnal Emissions” by Shilpa Ray “When I was...

Shilpa Ray…The #1 Reason to go out on a Monday Night

Shilpa Ray…The #1 Reason to go out on a Monday Night

Apr 21, 2014

When I first heard Shilpa Ray, I was the music director for UC’s student radio station, Bearcast. The perk of the position was getting new music sent to you daily. A lot of it was bad, a lot of it I was indifferent to, but sometimes a gem fell into my lap. Shilpa Ray was the best gem of my entire 3 year stint as music director. The CD that was sent to me...

Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers

Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers

Oct 2, 2011

Teenage and Torture It was probably a dreary Brooklyn day for Shilpa Ray as she attended another day on the job in a boutique helping uppity customers. Yet this day was unlike the others. This was the day Nick Cave called to see if she would like to open a few dates for him on his Grinderman tour. With the release of their second album in January, Teenage and...