Sleater-Kinney – Women Rockers with Attitude

After many generations of women rockers it shouldn’t be a shock to see an all female band, so forget that, and instead focus on the music.  The music is intense and driving and they play guitar and drums like there’s no tomorrow.   I’ve previously described them as “punk” but they don’t really fit any pre-defined category.  They bring their feelings, their musicality, and the kind of “up yours” attitude I associate with punk to the stage.  If you let yourself experience it I think you’ll find their music can capture you, and bring a little of that attitude to wherever you are.  So move anything breakable out of the way, and let yourself go!

(Starting with this post I’ve decided to put the videos into a YouTube playlist to make it easier for everyone.  Also, to fit with the “15 Minutes Underground” theme, it will add up to about 15 minutes in total length.)

Here is the list of songs included:

1) Surface Envy – In concert
2) Bury Our Friends – On Colbert
3) New Wave – Animated
4) Entertain – Hard core

Play it now: Sleater-Kinney Playlist

6 Replies to “Sleater-Kinney – Women Rockers with Attitude”

    1. I’m surprised to hear that. In New York mosh pits tend to form anytime it gets hard, but I haven’t actually seen them live yet. Hopefully they’ll come around again soon.

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  1. I’ve changed this post a bit to eliminate the references to Mosh pits. After reading your comment I think that was probably not appropriate for this band. Thanks.

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