BitchTapes: Damn Those Queers Are Loud!

A mix of loud ROCK music by GAY PEOPLE! Turn it up! This tape is curated by Dani, who is a member of the queer punk-house band Du Og Meg and loud gay bands Love & Caring and Forever. DAMN THOSE QUEERS ARE LOUD from... Read more »

BitchTapes: QueerShake

This mix is inspired by openly queer artists who are making electronic/dance/house/groovy/SHAKE-IT tunes. When times are tough, you've gotta keep movin'. Queers know that sentiment all too well. There's nothing like a great... Read more »

BitchTapes: Girl Groups Poppin' Off

This week's mixtape is curated by DJs Cheyenne & Aaron, co-hosts of Reverse Couple Skate, a weekly free-form show on—a brand-new Portland radio... Read more »

BitchTapes: LA Woman

I grew up on punk and alternative music and given that my introduction to feminism came from Riot Grrrl, I was strongly attracted to woman-fronted bands and so many great bands came out of Los Angeles, including X. It wasn't... Read more »

BitchTapes: Rock Camp for Girls

Girls Rock NC is in it's 10th year of holding rock music feminist camps for girls in North Carolina. Their programs use music as a vehicle... Read more »

BitchTapes: Hail to the Metal Queens

Sifting through the archives of Bitch, I happened upon a big, bad pile of the other Bitch: a newsprint zine from the '80s that called itself "The Women’s Rock Mag With Bite." To a metal fan like me, this zine is gold... Read more »

BitchTapes: One-Person Dance Party

For our mixtape this week, I put together a playlist to facilitate one-person dance parties. I know I'm celebrating Valentine's Day by dancing around my room with the music turned up loud. Pants optional.    One Person Dance Party from BitchTapes on... Read more »

BitchTapes: Eight Songs About Periods

This mixtape started as a joke, of course. I read an interview this week with Seattle band Tacocat about their song Crimson Wave and thought it would be funny to make a... Read more »

BitchTapes: American Protest Music

This week, I wrote about a new album of North Carolina musicians making songs inspired by that state's Moral Monday protests. Listening to their album made me hungry for a whole playlist of American protest music.   So, I spent way too long... Read more »

Minneapolis Ladies Mixtape

In honor of Minneapolis band Têtes Noires' latest release, The New American Dream, here is a mixtape of ladies currently dominating the... Read more »