BitchTapes: Women You Should Know If You Were Born in the 1980s

I was born in 1986 and feel like I'm clueless about basically all music from around the mid-'70s to the mid-'90s. For this mix, I asked my friends to tell me all the music from that era I should know about but don't.... Read more »

BitchTapes: Crushville

As queer folks, it can be hard to find music that resonates with our experiences of crushing and intimacy. Thanks to the folks operating the Tumblr directory "Girls and Nonbinary Folks in Music," my quest was a lot... Read more »

BitchTapes: (Re)Vision

This mixtape highlights some of the music reviewed and discussed in our latest print issue: (Re)Vision. We’ve got a track from Icelandic hip-hop girl troop Reykjavikurdaetur, a new track from the legendary Vashti Bunyan, and some good... Read more »

BitchTapes: Songs from Siren Nation

This year's Siren Nation festival wrapped up in Portland on Wednesday, with a great show from Mirah and Luz Mendoza. Siren Nation is a Portland-based organization that showcases women in the arts all year long—... Read more »

BitchTapes: Future Beats

I've been reading a lot of feminist sci-fi recently. On my bedstand are Octavia Butler and Nalo Hopkinson and I spent last night watching the behind-the-scenes making of Alien. Since I've got dystopia on the brain,... Read more »

BitchTapes: Middle Eastern Queer Music

This week's mixtape comes to us from Tel Aviv radio broadcaster Nitzan Pincu, who hosts a radio show dedicated to feminist... Read more »

BitchTapes: Getting Global

No Americans allowed on this upbeat mixtape of female artists from around the world. Getting Global from BitchTapes on 8tracks Radio. Track list below the cut.  Read more »

BitchTapes: Norwegian Lady Pop

For this week's feminist mixtape, we're all about Norwegian lady jams. DJ Ingebling from the Norwegian DJ collective Too Many Girls put together this mix... Read more »

BitchTapes: We'll Get Through This

Is there such a thing as break-up season? If so, I think we’re in the middle of it.  A few of my good friends are in the middle of break-ups right now and as I was looking around for a song to comfort them, I heard Mika Ben... Read more »

BitchTapes: Shooting the Moon

This week's mixtape comes to us from the folks behind the feminist playing cards deck. Fourteen artists created portraits of 56 feminist musicians for the deck—for... Read more »

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