The Girls In the Band, in theaters this Friday
The publication here is Sick Chirpse, a blog with “edgy” trollbait articles about music and celebrity culture from a decidedly hetero-masculine POV. Zzzz. email@example.com
A follow up on the information below, Ric Delgado has been fired From the Broward-Palm Beach New Times. If you would like to write to folks in Village Voice Media to ensure that this type of editorial decision is not made again, we suggest a well-written, concise letter on the specifics of the case and the broader implications for the future of online journalism to: Executive Editor Michael...
Ladies, Broward New Times Was Just Being Sarcastic... →
Erica K. Landau’s response to the piece on Salty Eggs.
Arielle Castillo rebuttal →
This is an excellent rebuttal by Arielle Castillo on the “pleasantly plump” article run in the Broward Palm Beach New Times. Respect.
PLEASE DON'T FEED THE TROLLS
We were made aware of an article that uses objectifying anti-body acceptance eight talented female musicians in an attempt to inspire click thru, links, and comments. The article originally appeared in the music section of the Broward Palm Beach New Times, Wednesday April 25, 2012. We would like to reroute this conversation to other forum, and suggest this as one possible place. See the entire...
GirlGroup LA meet up April 1
Announcing a GirlGroup meet-up this Sunday April 1 at 2pm in Elysian Park. It will be a potluck picnic in the Angels Point picnic area. It’s area #9 on the Elysian Park Picnic area found here: http://www.laparks.org/dos/parks/elysianPK/pdf/map.pdf It should be sunny but a little chilly by LA standards. RSVP @TuesWithMaura Many thanks, Maura Klosterman / @TuesWithMaura
Musicians for Equal Opportunities for Women →
Carla DeSantis Black, one of the original GirlGroup members and former publisher of ROCKRGRL, is now the director of MEOW (Musicians for Equal Opportunities for Women). If you have interviews or news or anything relevant to women in music, please let her know. Editorial/advertising: carla at meowonline dot org
Thanks, GirlGroup X partiers
Last Friday, GirlGroup has a large party at the very Oh! la la club Madame X in New York City. We’d like to say thanks to everyone who came, and especially those who contributed time, effort, and gifties for our “lady music writer speed dating” game. Yes, we really are that cool. If you didn’t get the gift you really wanted, consider getting it now. Whatever you got,...