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My Britpop – Annie Lees

It’s May 1994, a Monday morning if I recall. I am doing the weekly trawl of new releases through the shelves of Woolworths. It’s a dire time, musically. Pop and dance music had taken the charts by the scruff of the neck at the back end of the 80’s and maintained a tight grip. And […]

Riot Grrrls!

RIOT GRRRLS! If ever there was a time for women to get their rock on, it was Britpop! Men loved them, women wanted to be them and they held their own alongside a genre of some of the greatest male fronted guitar bands. For every Blur there was an Elastica, for every Pulp there was […]