are renowned for their riotous live shows and powerful punk songs. Over the last three years the four punk witches have already built a name for themselves far beyond the DIY punk circuit and toured across Europe and headlined the Sisterhood stage at Glastonbury. Encouraging girls to the front and declaring all profits from their releases will go to Abortion Support Network, they’re fearless in their beliefs throughout – and their political passion is matched by their brilliant musicianship.
VELVET TWO STRIPES
Maybe we should thank Jack White for taking the spirit of Blues Rock to the present age during the past 15 years and thus sharing the relevance of one of the eldest of all rock music genres. White smoothed the path for bands such as The Kills, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Deap Vally. All of them with charismatic women right at the front conquering territories between Garage, Blues, Fuzz Rock and Riot Grrrl Punk, a territory where recently a new exciting band has parked their crooked van: Velvet Two Stripes.