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Musogyny: F-minus-feminism

Everyone knows it’s a man’s world out there (thanks James Brown), but there is none more so than the big bad world of music. From Miley’s twerking to Sinead’s slut shaming, these last months have seen an upward trajectory in the debate around gender issues within music. Rest assured that

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Musogyny: Why the fuck do we need International Women’s Day?

Everyone knows it’s a man’s world out there (thanks James Brown), but there is none more so than the big bad world of music. From Miley’s twerking to Sinead’s slut shaming, these last months have seen an upward trajectory in the debate around gender issues within music.

Rest assured that

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Musogyny: If You Don’t Have Anything Nice to Say…

Everyone knows it’s a man’s world out there (thanks James Brown) but there is none more so than the big bad world of music. From Miley’s twerking to Sinead’s slut shaming, these last months have seen an upward trajectory in the debate around gender issues within music. Rest assured that

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Live Review: CHVRCHES @ Birthdays 25/09/13

Having just released their debut album, The Bones Of What You Believe, earlier in the week, the buzz around CHVRCHES has been huge, propelling the Scottish trio into the big leagues. Not undeservedly, their distinct post-rock, emo-electro pop has found them fans both here and across the pond.

It …

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Live Review: Field Day 2013

When every mention of Field Day makes some reference to it being a ‘hipster’s festival’, the temptation to reel out the snide innuendo was so great I nearly fell off my fixie bike, sold my cupcake business, grew out my undercut and released a limited edition, digital only EP of …

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